Women’s rights

Women's rights

Whom does it serve?

In Shayara Bano v. Union of India, the Supreme Court of India passed a landmark judgment which set aside the practice…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Red in the black sea

While three judges of the Supreme Court, Chief Justice of India, Mr. Dipak Misra, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, and Justice A.M.…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Are women misusing law?

The Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra with Justice A M Khanwilkar and Justice D. Y. Chandrachud in Supreme Court…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Bogus claims of indoctrination

Indoctrination requires to be proved by an expert and a consistent pattern of such allegations in inter-faith relationships, as in…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Girl who asked for freedom

On Monday(November 27th) a three-judge bench comprising of Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and Justice A.M.…

Women's rights

HRW on State of laws

On November 8th, Human Rights Watch released a report titled “Everyone Blames Me” Barriers to Justice and Support Services for Sexual…

Women's rights

NIA, apologise to Hadiya!

As the Supreme Court upholds Hadiya’s right to choose a life partner, deep wounds in her dignity, privacy and freedom…

Women's rights

Suspending the law

On 13th September 2017, the High Court of Punjab & Haryana suspended the sentences awarded and granted bail to the accused…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Good, bad, ugly

The pattern of institutionalised gender discrimination which has come to light following the outbreak of violence following student protests on…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Blind eye to FGM?

Survivors of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), also known as Female Circumcision, have bravely recalled their tragic experiences of undergoing the…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Full-time with #MeToo

Last week, almost exactly a year after Donald Trump was sworn in as our 45th president, I left my job…

May 25,2018

Women's rights

Weinstein SLAPPs democracy

Moving the court to silence the media is making the headlines in the allegations of sexual harassment against the Oscar-winning…

May 25,2018

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