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violence against women

Native Americans bring their missing, murdered women into focus

The two-day 'powwow' in New Mexico is one of the largest annual gatherings of indigenous people in the United States.

26 Apr 2019 1:59 PM

35 per cent females globally affected by violence: UN

Activists from around the world campaign for treaty to end violence against women.

08 Mar 2019 1:43 PM

Domestic violence widely accepted in most developing countries: Study

A lot woman perceive this behaviour as legitimate disciplining, rather than an act of violence

02 Nov 2018 2:39 PM

Rahul Gandhi faces defamation case for 'tarnishing India's image'

If convicted by the court, the charges attract a minimum of two to three years of imprisonment with fine or both.

25 Aug 2018 4:52 PM

The terror of masculinity: Abuse of power to show manliness

Ideological masculinity feels threatened under the perpetuation of gender equality.

22 Aug 2018 2:17 AM


The terror of masculinity: It’s violent extremism and terrorism

Women are subjected to threats of rape and murder that are both designed to evoke fear and force them back back to the domestic sphere.

22 Aug 2018 2:15 AM

UN experts ask govt to protect journalist Rana Ayyub from online threats

'We are highly concerned that life of Rana Ayyub is at serious risk following these graphic and disturbing threats,' said the UN experts.

27 May 2018 1:02 PM

Shoot them in their vagina: What Prez Duteres wants to do to female rebels

This is not the first time that Duterte has come under the limelight for being openly misogynistic and tried to brush it away ‘as a joke’.

12 Feb 2018 7:24 PM

Latin America most violent region for women: UN report

The rate of sexual violence against women outside of relationships is the highest in the world in the region.

23 Nov 2017 12:09 PM

Video: 200 villagers attack Noida apartment after maid held captive

It is not clear where the woman, who has rushed to hospital on Wednesday morning, was during the night.

12 Jul 2017 4:14 PM


360 Degree: Hunting victim

‘Malayalam actor who was molested needs to be left alone. She’s had a traumatic experience. Voyeurism passing off as journalism is bad.’

26 Feb 2017 4:09 AM

Disability and desires

The programme is in continuation with the theme to raise collective voice against exploitation and violence against women.

12 Feb 2017 12:26 AM

Afghan man cuts off wife's ears for speaking to other men

The victim, who is undergoing a treatment, is seeking her husband's arrest.

02 Feb 2017 9:46 AM

British MP recounts rape ordeal at 14 to parliament

Too afraid to tell her parents, the attack left the MP feeling

09 Dec 2016 8:18 AM