Feminism

Women's rights

Union Cabinet approves amendment to increase the limit of termination of pregnancy from 20 to 24 weeks

In case of the pregnancy of 20 to 24 weeks, the proposed amendment provides for the requirement of the opinion of two providers for termination of pregnancy.

January 29,2020

Women's rights

Working women’s manifesto demands government accountability

Calls for labour reforms, pay parity, greater participation of women labourers, Dalits, Adivasis in decision making.

March 12,2019

Case update

SC declines to entertain plea challenging Triple Talaq

“We can’t do much if the bill isn’t passed in the Rajya Sabha and the (Lower) House is now dissolved.” 

March 11,2019

Women's Day

Indira Jaising writes

The judiciary must consciously eliminate derogatory tendencies towards women in our (spoken and judicial) language

March 9,2019

Women's Day

A party spokesperson makes a sexist remark

Women are beyond the stage where an apology for a sexist statement is sufficient.

March 8,2019

Women's Day

Women’s day is a chance to replenish

Big wins, but patriarchy is still alive

March 8,2019

Women's Day

Muslim Women’s Struggle against Triple Talaq

Women want change and now is the time.

March 8,2019

Women's Day

People’s Lawyer Sudha Bharadwaj honoured

Ranks 5th among 21 prominent women

March 8,2019

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