women empowerment

March 14, 2015
March 14, 2015

Rural women's double jeopardy

JUST how vulnerable the village women are to harassment, coercion and graft while seeking justice or claiming other entitlements has been brought to bold relief by a TIB study.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

#SheForHe

THE International Woman's Day comes every year with new campaigns, new tag lines, new slogans and newer pledges. Every year, there seems to be more men endorsing women's rights.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

Feminist solidarity in neoliberal times

ANOTHER International Women's Day has come and gone. This year, my Facebook feed was jammed with passionate debates on the merits of the BBC documentary 'India's Daughters.'

March 2, 2015
March 2, 2015

Where their real power lies

WE may feel encouraged by the upward trend in social indicators that give credence that women are much better off than they ever were in terms of maternal mortality, health, nutrition and even as...

February 28, 2015
February 28, 2015

Afgan’s first and only female taxi driver

Sara Bahayi is Afghanistan’s first female taxi driver in recent memory, and she is believed to be the only one actively working female driver in the country

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