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Gender issues, Corporate india, Gender Equality, Anand mahindra

How Anand Mahindra's tweet captured corporate India's double standards for women

The irony is that to even acknowledge gender inequality, the world needs a powerful man to tweet about the problem.

VARIETY

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Women Empowerment, Gender justice, Gender Equity, Gender Equality

Why gender equity, not gender equality, is what women need

Even if we woke up tomorrow to a world of complete equality, most women would still be at a disadvantage compared to men.

VARIETY

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Femininity, Me Too, Toxic masculinity, Gender Equality

Domestic violence starts at home. But so does toxic masculinity

Women are the direct victims of violent masculine behaviour. But men are hurt by this too, in ways that even dehumanise them.

VARIETY

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Higher Education, Gender Equality, Engineering, IITs

Why there are fewer women in IITs

Who is to be blamed for this situation in 2018?

VARIETY

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Gender Equality, BJP, Congress, Narendra Modi

Karnataka polls prove neither Modi nor Rahul Gandhi takes women empowerment seriously

One look at how many women got tickets to contest polls shows why 'Beta, Beti Ek Saman' is just lip-service.

VARIETY

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Canada Cabinet, Justin Trudeau, Gender Equality

'I am a feminist': What Canada PM Justin Trudeau says about sexism and people commenting on his hair

I didn't go near discrimination, sexism, superficiality and judgment that women go through daily, he said.

VARIETY

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Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, Sexual violence, Economic Survey, Gender Equality

Why 63 million women and girls are 'missing' from India’s population

The government’s Economic Survey 2018 has revealed some startling figures on gender equality.

VARIETY

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Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, Sexual violence, Economic Survey, Gender Equality

'Pink' Economic Survey: What glib-talking Modi government doesn't get about gender equality

Merely changing the hue of an official report will change nothing on the ground.

VOICES

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Republic Day, Gender Equality, Constitution

What it means to be an Indian woman today: Smita Thackeray pens a letter this Republic Day

Over the years, a number of constitutional amendments have been made for the social, economic and political benefit of women.

POLITICS

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BJP, Gender Equality, Muslim women, Triple talaq bill

Triple talaq bill: Is it a social reform or a political weapon?

If one sees exploitation occurring around them, the first reaction should be to interfere.