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VARIETY

 |  Below The Belt  |  10-minute read
Dipak Misra, Rape, Sexual assault, Marital Rape

Former CJI Dipak Misra says marital rape should not be an offence. Here’s what Mishraji doesn’t know about this crime

Let’s get real. Family values are a joke. Wives in India are treated as slaves. For sex and more.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Manoj kanti deb, Rape, Molestation, Tripura

Tripura minister reportedly gropes woman in Modi's presence: Why the PM can’t afford to remain quiet on this

It is bewildering the BJP has not sought an explanation from the minister in question, not even promised an inquiry. The party blames the Left Front instead.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Rape, Sexual harassment, Sexual assault, Metoo movement

#MeToo has lent voice to working women but what about young girls facing abuse in homes

If a child, who doesn't even know the difference between good touch and bad touch, is harassed, would she be able stand up against her abuser?

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Crimes against Women, Rape, Sexual harassment at the workplace, #MeToo

Six #MeToo stories you will not read about on the Internet

I know more women who did not take to their computers when the #MeToo conversation broke out, than those I read online.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Rape, #MeToo, Tanushree dutta, Rakhi Sawant

Rakhi Sawant accuses Tanushree Dutta of raping her: Dear Rakhi, surely you are better than that?

You have survived by making a farce out of yourself, and that is brave. But making a farce out of rape is never funny.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
KP Oli, Crime Against Women, Rape, Nepal

Nepal's Nirbhaya moment

The article is jointly authored by Atul K Thakur, a New Delhi-based columnist and Kamal Dev Bhattarai, a Kathmandu-based journalist and political analyst.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Rape, Sexual harassment, Metoo india, Metoo movement

#MeTooIndia: Why victim blaming is the greatest disservice to the movement

How could women who are now crying harassment and rape not know that inebriated men are incapable of handling their sexual desires and animal instincts?

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Alok Nath, Rape, Sexual harassment, Metoo movement

#MeToo is a watershed moment: Use it with power and care

This has the potential to change the often humiliating way women are treated at workplaces. But it must recognise the risks of frivolous cases diluting its full impact.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
Vinta nanda, Tara, Cintaa, Rape

Sanskaar, rape, revenge and Alok Nath

In what world does sanskaar permit rape?

VOICES

 |  Tarar Square  |  5-minute read
Rape survivor, Abuse, Rape, #MeToo

To all who did not get their old self back, and to those who did

She kept lying still, curled like a comma under the white duvet.