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Bhanu’s Story: India’s Quiet Epidemic Of Housewife Suicides

Bhanu’s Story: India’s Quiet Epidemic Of Housewife Suicides

Two years after her wedding in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, Bhanu (left), then 17, swallowed sleeping pills and tried to kill herself. Kriti Bharti (right), a psychologist, helped Bhanu (her name has…

Jobs For Women: Why India Does Worse Than Somalia

Jobs For Women: Why India Does Worse Than Somalia

  As Women’s Day rolls in and various debates around the Indian woman unfold–such as her role, education, freedom, responsibilities and job prospects–one thing is clear: the percentage of women…