Child marriage is rife in Mozambique, with 48% of girls married off before they turn 18.
21 days ago
Potentially fatal diseases apart, efforts in medical research on women's health seem to be centred around the notion that the primary reason of her being is to reproduce.
21 days ago
Over 50 manual scavengers have died in the last five years in Bengaluru, according to Clifton D'Rozario, advocate for BWSSB contract workers' union.
22 days ago
Amnesty International USA and ACLU have condemned Donald Trump administration's new ban and have once again called it a "Muslim ban."
23 days ago
Recent incidents of grave digging of albinos highlight how more needs to be done to tackle violence.
Feb 25, 2017
The video of the Kerala priest's comments on the dressing style of modern girls has garnered mixed response from the netizens.
Feb 27, 2017
As the shocking death of Aneesh, who was harassed on Valentine's Day, jolts Kerala, it's time for people in the state to join forces against the moral police.
Feb 25, 2017
While PM Modi is busy urging America to keep an open mind about issuing H1-B visas to Indians, the government also needs to make the right diplomatic moves about hate crimes in the US.
Feb 24, 2017
Political leaders have been saying that the only way to solve the Kashmir issue is through political engagement, and not through violence and threats.
Feb 17, 2017
ISIS forbids sale of food and water, except to families of its own members. The UN has also stopped sending aid to Mosul.
Feb 16, 2017
The girl's mother took to social media recently to narrate the harrowing experience her daughter went through.
Feb 14, 2017
Anti-abortion groups and Planned Parenthood supporters took to the streets across the US. Pro-lifers organised demonstrations at more than 200 Planned Parenthood locations.They want US President Donald Trump to stop federal funding to the women’s health provider.Supporters of Planned Parenthood staged around 150 counter-protests. Planned Parenthood offers health services including birth control, STI tests, cancer screening for men and women, and abortions.
Feb 12, 2017
Human rights groups may claim that men had been tortured without proof under Uma Bharti's reign as MP CM, while men's rights activists may cite false rape case statistics.
Feb 10, 2017
The rejection of the ban will be in place until the case of the immigration ban is heard in the court.
Feb 5, 2017
Thelma Mkandawire, a 41-year-old Zambian woman, was also arrested in Pakistan for involvement in a drug trafficking case in 2015. She has also visited China and Hong Kong.
Feb 4, 2017
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