The writer is professor at the Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
It is not just anxieties about inter-faith marriage that propels these ideas. More significant is the need to control women’s sexualities, lest they threaten patriarchy and caste endogamy by exercising choice in their marriages.
As a new academic season opens across India, a committee of mental health and public health professionals, revisit their Psychosocial Study of Ragging in Selected Educational Institutions in India.
Surrogate mothers are caught in a vortex of exploitation which the new bill does not address.
SC decision that extends the 20-week cap for abortion could imperil reproductive rights.