Kerala Conversion Case

Daily News GS II Social Justice

Why in news? Supreme Court has ordered an investigation by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) into a possible “conspiracy” of “love jihad”. What is the case? The case…

August 19, 2017 0 568

Empowering women leadership

Daily News GS II Mains

What is the issue? India has improved in the rate of women graduates. Yet, India lags in women participation in senior level management roles across different sectors. What are the factors limit…

August 14, 2017 0 1129

Stalking - Part II

Daily News GS II Mains

Click here for Part I What is the issue? Despite the rising number of cases, the conversation on sexual violence in India continues to be centred on rape. Other trivialised forms of violence agai…

August 14, 2017 0 757

Gender discrimination at workplace

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Why in news? Internet giant Google has recently sacked a male employee for his internal memo which perpetuated gender stereotypes. How distributed are women in Indian workforce? Women entrepreneu…

August 12, 2017 0 847

Tribal women - Victims of Witch Hunting

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What is the issue? On International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples (August 9), a most common form of violence against tribal women i.e branding them as witches, is being remembered. Wha…

August 10, 2017 0 757

How to deal with Hate Speech?

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Why in news? A former DG of Kerala police was arrested recently on charges of promoting communal enmity. Why was he arrested? It is a case of gross misuse of the law. The state police had booked…

August 09, 2017 0 514

Gender Disparity in Google

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Why in news? A 10-page internal memo titled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber”was recently leaked by an employee at Google. What was the memo about? It attempts to justify gend…

August 09, 2017 0 429

Invalidating Triple Talaq

Editorial GS II Mains

What is the issue? Among recent uproar on the triple talaq issue, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) had informed the Supreme Court that it was considering reforms and the gradual giv…

August 08, 2017 0 981

Stalking - a crime indeed

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What is the issue? The recent incident of a woman being pursued at night by men in a car in Chandigarh has brought up the issue of stalking to the fore. Oppositions are getting stronger that the p…

August 08, 2017 0 1129

Marginalisation of Women Farmers

Editorial GS II Mains

What is the issue? Despite making a considerable share as agricultural workers and in rural workforce, women are not officially recognised as farmers. Women are either labelled as “agri…

August 05, 2017 1 1028