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July 17, 2018 2:40:45 pm

#GenderAnd: At the heart of insensitivity of doctors is the lack of medical training. The MBBS courses in India do not educate students on laws related to rape, sexual assault and other gender issues.

July 12, 2018 11:59:35 am

#GenderAnd: Families have a critical role to play in a rape survivor’s recovery, and they too need support to cope with the trauma

BBC apologises to senior female journalist for underpaying her
June 29, 2018 6:38:53 pm

Gracie quit because the two editors earned more than her 135,000 pounds-a-year salary. She went back to a job in the newsroom.

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May 27, 2018 2:06:35 pm

From Fremantle in Australia to Cape Town in South Africa, the expedition under project Navika Sagar Parikrama took halts at five ports across the globe.

April 28, 2018 8:05:08 pm

Such a study was last conducted in 2007 by the WCD Ministry that focused on child sexual abuse, where it was learnt that 53.2 per cent of children had been subject to one or more form of sexual abuse. Of this, 52.9 per cent were boys.

Women in India make on-average 16 pc less than men: Report
April 27, 2018 4:46:54 pm

In India, when evaluating the same job level, the gap is 4 per cent, and when considering the same level at the same company, the gap fell to 0.4 per cent.

April 25, 2018 10:17:26 am

#GenderAnd: The all-female crew of the INSV Tarini will return to India after circumnavigating the globe

Some male sexual assault victims feel left behind by #MeToo
April 19, 2018 10:52:16 am

According to MaleSurvivor, a significant portion of abuse perpetrators report having been victimized by abuse, but most victims do not go on to commit sexual abuse against others.

April 24, 2018 1:19:48 pm

#GenderAnd: Aadhaar has been pitted to solve another problem, that of gender-biased sex selection…but the suggestion is flawed

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April 13, 2018 2:28:25 pm

#GenderAnd: The journey of many women elected representatives shows the environment has not necessarily become enabling and favourable for women to gain experience and emerge as policy makers.

April 2, 2018 10:48:02 am

#GenderAnd: Sakhi Saheli, a synonym for girlfriend, is a popular show on All India Radio’s Vividh Bharti, running for nearly 15 years now.

March 28, 2018 9:41:14 am

#GenderAnd: The Nightingale of India, Sarojini Naidu was a poet, a politician and an activist. She was the first Indian woman to be President of the Indian National Congress.

March 26, 2018 1:26:23 pm

#GenderAnd: Sucheta Kripalani and her husband Acharya Kripalani continued to have different political loyalties, exemplifying democracy of a different kind.

National Family Health Survey underscores need for serious discussion on marital rape
March 15, 2018 9:12:07 am

#GenderAnd: 31 per cent of married women have experienced physical, sexual or emotional violence at the hands of their spouse, with physical abuse being the most common

March 14, 2018 3:05:35 pm

#GenderAnd: As in most sectors in our unequal society, science too has an asymmetric representation of gender. There are very few women in faculty positions. Transgenders and intersex are unheard of.

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March 9, 2018 3:31:15 pm

#GenderAnd: The Princess of Arts and the key renaissance figure of Manipuri modernism. Her exposure to literature broadened at Tagore’s Santiniketan where she became the celebrated muse to sculptor and painter Ramkinker Baij, and found her reaching beyond strictures of ideology to a universalist, humanist art.

March 13, 2018 1:46:55 pm

#GenderAnd: “The key habits that may dominate women’s everyday lives, despite their education, success, financial status and family background. These behaviours may seem harmless, but each one has enormous impact, and it means only one thing – that Indian women are trained to habitually delete themselves”

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March 8, 2018 4:04:46 pm

#GenderAnd: Although they level widespread and often inescapable destruction, natural disasters do not affect all people equally. More marginalised populations — including women — tend to be disproportionately negatively impacted.

Missing women in urban spaces: From ‘women only’ to ‘women focused’ solutions
February 28, 2018 10:40:12 am

#GenderAnd: Low numbers of women commuting in public spaces reeks of deep constraints to women’s mobility -- be it concerns of safety, or attitudes that say women need not work or step outside their homes unless necessary.

February 27, 2018 10:51:16 am

#GenderAnd: About half the top 99 BSE listed companies consider women, religious minorities, people from Scheduled Castes and those with disabilities as vulnerable groups.