Civil rights of transgender

Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019

Demographic Dividend and Development Policies

In India, investing in the laggard States will ensure their role as being the greatest contributors …

Dealing with Hate Crimes

Rising incidents of hate crimes point to the need of an urgent legislation and other actions.

Free Metro Rides for Women

Women may soon get to travel for free in buses and metro trains in Delhi as announced by the governm…

World Population Projections 2019 - UN

The United Nations recently released the ‘World Population Projections 2019' report.

Doctors Strike - Kolkata Case

Junior doctors in a medical college in Kolkata were recently attacked, over the death of a patient.

Declining Women Workforce Participation

The Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) data for 2017-18 and the December quarter was released recen…

Kathua Rape Case Verdict

6 of the 7 men accused in the 2018 rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua, J&K were convict…

SDG Gender Index - Equal Measures 2030

The SDG Gender Index, a new index to measure global gender equality, was launched recently.

Under-Five Mortality and Low Birth Weight - Lancet Global Health

The Lancet Global Health journal recently published the results of studies on under-five mortality a…
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