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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.

Supreme Court: Indian Temple Can't Stop Women From Entering
May 07, 2016

Supreme Court: Indian Temple Can't Stop Women From Entering

By Roshni Kapur
In legal cases across India, judges ruled that female worshipers can't be restricted from entering temples and shrines.

Bollywood: The Independent Women of Zoya Akhtar
May 06, 2016

Bollywood: The Independent Women of Zoya Akhtar

By Deepti Singh Apte
Director Zoya Akhtar is leaving her mark on Bollywood, with fresh new portrayals of female characters.
Fighting for India’s Women
December 02, 2015

Fighting for India’s Women

By Zigor Aldama with photos by Miguel Candela
The Gulabi Gang fights vigorously – and sometimes violently – for the rights of India’s beleaguered women.

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