UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 10:07 PM IST
If the policy, in its current version, is accepted, it will go a long way in achieving its stated objectives.
Hindustan Times | By Natasha Rego
UPDATED ON MAR 11, 2020 07:57 PM IST
To work, to love, to live unfettered... transwomen’s desires are the usual ones. And though the path is rough, it is paved with hope.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 06, 2020 05:14 PM IST
If men and women are to work as equal partners, then we need new rules of engagement, ones that understand the centrality of mutual respect and consent
New Delhi | By Deborah Richards
PUBLISHED ON DEC 25, 2019 05:24 PM IST
If AI is a simulation of human intelligence, who does it simulate and does it have a gender? Read on to know does the artificial intelligence have a gender...
By Zakia Soman
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2019 07:17 PM IST
The exercise of a man’s religious freedom cannot result in the violation of a woman’s right to religious freedom
Hindustan Times | By Arpita Das
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2019 10:20 PM IST
These five books will help understand the scope of genders and their intersections
London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 11:18 AM IST
Facial recognition technology is failing to recognise transgender people new research has shown, raising concerns about discrimination as the use of the software becomes increasingly prevalent.
Washington D.C. [USA] | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2019 12:15 PM IST
A girl playing with a boy might feel free to be competitive, a trait that is normally associated with boys, while a boy, playing with girls may feel free to be talkative and emotional.
Hindustan Times, MUMBAI | By Megha Sood
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2019 07:46 AM IST
The complainant, who shared her experience on social media, was travelling from Navi Mumbai and got off at Dadar station to board a Goregaon-bound train at 10.30pm.
Washington DC | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2019 12:49 PM IST
The need for sleep does not vary greatly between cultures, but differences arise in terms of the time reserved for sleeping. Young women slept more than young men, and the former also went to sleep earlier.
New Delhi | By Amrita Madhukalya
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2019 05:54 PM IST
A 17% increase in sectoral allocation to the Union women and child development ministry has been offset by a 0.2 percentage point decrease in the share of the Gender Budget Statement in the total budget expenditure.
By Kalpana Viswanath
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2019 08:20 AM IST
Cities have always been spaces for marginalised and disadvantaged groups to claim space and rights.
Hindustan Times | By Lalita Panicker
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 07:49 PM IST
The first thing the Modi government should in the area of gender is to tackle the jobs crisis which has affected women across the board. There is a crisis of jobs all around in India and this is more acute in the case of women who often lack the education and skills to compete
By Mimi Mondal
UPDATED ON MAR 20, 2019 07:53 AM IST
When we learn feminism in classrooms and outside, it’s worthwhile to remember that all the theories and reasoning available to us are based upon that standard of objective truth, which continues to be a double standard for women.
Associated Press | By Associated Press, Boston
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2019 12:01 PM IST
The show was inspired, in part, by what’s happening right now in fashion, said Michelle Finamore, a fashion historian and curator.
By Rajeev Gowda
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 09:29 AM IST
Enacting the Women’s Reservation Bill would be the next step in translating the Mahatma’s vision on gender into reality
Hindustan Times | By Rehana Munir
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2018 10:54 PM IST
The most unfortunate part about such pageants is that it takes the original problems about women’s beauty pageants and compounds them with another issue: classifying women into categories based on their marital status
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Ashok Bagriya
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2018 11:37 AM IST
The sexual assault law, which was amended in 2013, widened the definition of rape but did not make any changes to include men or transgenders as victims under the law.
By Kalpana Kannabiran
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2018 02:06 PM IST
Dissent by believers has been central to the reform of religious practice and dogma
Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2018 02:44 PM IST
Having more caffeine could help reduce the risk of death for people with chronic kidney disease, says this new study.
Hindustan Times | By Jayati Bhola
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2018 10:40 AM IST
Patruni Sastry uses elements of classical dance to discuss ideas of sexuality, identity and consent.
Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2018 03:14 PM IST
Women who make comments on social media are judged differently from men who make such comments.
HT Correspondent, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 31, 2018 10:59 PM IST
While claims, objections and corrections procedure regarding the final NRC draft, released on July 30, will begin in August, there is no plan in place for transgender persons, whose chosen name and gender remain excluded from the draft.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Dhamini Ratnam
PUBLISHED ON JUN 29, 2018 10:37 AM IST
The study was conducted in five areas — health, education, housing, public spaces and political formations—by researchers across the country.
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 21, 2018 05:12 PM IST
Is your iPad being a literal pain in the neck? The answer is likely yes, especially if you’re a women, reveals new study.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Ananya Barua
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2018 03:37 PM IST
Sawant became a mother after adopting 16-year-old Gayatri, who was orphaned in 2001, after her birth mother, a sex worker, died due to HIV.
PTI, London | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2018 05:25 PM IST
Many leading private schools in the UK have introduced gender-neutral uniforms.