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Addressing Rape in India
January 21, 2020

Addressing Rape in India

By Neeta Lal
7 years after an infamous rape and murder case, India has made little progress in preventing crimes against women.

Women Emerging as Leaders in Fixing India’s Slums
January 08, 2020

Women Emerging as Leaders in Fixing India’s Slums

By Bijal Brahmbhatt
The collective might of women must be harnessed as a powerful, necessary force for change.
The 2010s: Reflecting on a Decade of Change in Bollywood
January 01, 2020

The 2010s: Reflecting on a Decade of Change in Bollywood

By Alexandra Delaney-Bhattacharya
From digital streaming to the #MeToo movement, the last 10 years have left their mark on India’s film industry.

Female Delivery Drivers Breaking Patriarchal Barriers in India
December 03, 2018

Female Delivery Drivers Breaking Patriarchal Barriers in India

By Adnan Bhat
Breaking down one more barrier to women's employment in India.

Interview With Indian ‘Instant Divorce’ Victim Nida Khan
September 26, 2018

Interview With Indian ‘Instant Divorce’ Victim Nida Khan

By Prabhat Singh
How one woman is fighting against injustice, ignorance, and violence toward women in the name of religious practices.

India’s Problem With Women
September 26, 2018

India’s Problem With Women

By Tej Parikh
As tradition and modernity collide, India is the world's most dangerous place for women.

The ‘Pad Man’ of India’s Parliament
April 27, 2018

The ‘Pad Man’ of India’s Parliament

By Mansi Bhatia and Nantha Kishore
Lawmaker Ninong Ering’s progressive step toward a period-friendly India.
India Gets Serious About Maternity Benefits, But It Must Go Further
March 29, 2017

India Gets Serious About Maternity Benefits, But It Must Go Further

By Padmapriya Govindarajan
A new bill in India is a step in the right direction, but more remains to be done.

Rupali Patil on the Challenges of Being a Woman Artist
March 28, 2017

Rupali Patil on the Challenges of Being a Woman Artist

By Vishal Arora
The artist from Pune, India recounts censorship and bias.

What’s It Like to Be a Woman in Bollywood?
March 17, 2017

What’s It Like to Be a Woman in Bollywood?

By Vishal Arora
Shreya Narayan shares her experience as a Bollywood actress and what she see would like to see change.

India's Twin Labor Reforms
August 17, 2016

India's Twin Labor Reforms

By K.S. Venkatachalam
Two historic pieces of legislation aim to abolish child labor and provide relief to India's working women.
Mothers: The Widows of Vrindavan
July 12, 2016

Mothers: The Widows of Vrindavan

By Sascha Richter Le
Living in oppressive environments, Indian widows come to the holy city of Vrindavan to find peace.

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