How Women’s Self-Help Groups Boosted Household Incomes

Jaipur: About four years back, Hemlata Devi, 27, borrowed Rs 25,000 from Jai Ambe Swayam Sahayata Sa...

Dalit Women Face Brunt of Caste Battles, State Neglect

New Delhi, Lucknow, Hathras: Meera Singh, 35, who belongs to an upper-caste Thakur family, was surpr...

Rape Cases Against Scheduled Caste Women Rose 37% In Last 4 Years

New Delhi: As controversy and anger over the alleged gang-rape of a Dalit woman by Thakur men in Hat...

Living With Imprisoned Mothers, Children Struggle For Normal Childhood

Bengaluru and New Delhi: Veena*, 42, a resident of Delhi’s Mangolpuri, is under trial for allegedl...

Why 243 Women Had To Ask A Court For Permission To Abort

New Delhi: In March 2020, Swati (name changed) decided to end her pregnancy after her partner refuse...

‘Women Don’t Get Same Opportunities As Men Even After Delaying Marriage, Childbirth’

Navi Mumbai: Indian women working in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) jobs in...

Pandemic Crisis: ‘Migrant Home-Based Women Workers Work 8 Hours/Day For Rs 10-15’

Ahmedabad: Migrant home-based women workers, who form the lowest rungs of India’s labour chain, ar...

‘1.85m Women May Have Failed To Get An Abortion During Lockdown’

New Delhi: In the first three months of the COVID-19 lockdown, March 25 to June 24, 2020, 47% of the...

Why Indian Housewives Are Killing Themselves

Bengaluru: Thirty-six-year-old Shivani (name changed) had been married for 16 years. From the early ...

Fewer Women In Kerala’s Police Force Affecting Capacity To Deliver Justice

Ernakulam: By the time Sub-Inspector (SI) Anitha* reached her desk in central Kerala’s Ernakulam d...