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Unnao rape, Kathua rape, Sexual assault, Sexual harassment

What living in Dubai taught me about why rape culture thrives in India

I live in a society where safety and security is intrinsically woven in its fabric.

POLITICS

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Kuldeep Singh Sengar, Uttar pradesh police, Yogi Aditayanth, Unnao rape

Why UP police is more concerned about its image than stopping rapes

The ironic image-building exercise is intended to ensure negative stories about the men in khakhi do not find prominence in media.

VOICES

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Kathua rape, Unnao rape, Nationalism, BJP

Are you a bhakt - or someone you know or love is one?

A bhakt is one who has divorced rational thinking faculties and fails to see anything good with dispensations prior to 2014.

POLITICS

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Allahabad high court, Yogi Adityanath, Kuldeep Singh Sengar, Unnao rape

Disturbing questions that high court asked Adityanath government in Unnao rape case

Allahabad HC indicated that the one-year-old UP government left no stone unturned to protect rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar.

VOICES

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Amit Shah, Narendra Modi, Sexual assault, Kathua rape

Support for rapists in the name of Hindu politics is a new low in Modi's India

Sexual assault has become a tool of the majoritarian colonising project that subjugates the minorities and marginalised by instilling fear in them.

VOICES

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Nirbhaya gangrape, Rapists, Sexual assault, Unnao rape

How to solve India's rape problem

In India, where the chastity of a woman is glorified, rape becomes a means to humiliate not just women, but also entire communities.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Hindutva, BJP, Unnao rape, Kathua

What Kathua and Unnao rapes reveal about BJP’s India

Violence against women and the marginalised seems to have become condonable.