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#ChangeHerNot is trending on Twitter: This is what it is about

Gender bias has once again created an uproar on social media and this time the force is fighting against a website that brands potential brides in 20 cringe-worthy categories 

Published on 29th January 2018
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#ThrowBackToday: Transgenders recognised as the third gender by the Supreme Court

In today's #TBT, we recall the landmark judgement delivered by India's top court. The judgement recognised the rights of the transgender as human rights and what a day it was. Let's recollect...

Published on 15th April 2021
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#TransgenderDay: Here are 4 Transgender activists who made this country a better place

Why is it important to remember the transgenders? For one, they have managed to make it in a world that still sees them as peculiar and unnatural. That deserves some respect

Published on 20th November 2017
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'We will not stop fighting': TN transgender activist, Grace Banu on recently passed Transgender Bill, 2019  

The Students Federation of India, Ambedkarite groups and many students organisations have extended support in protesting against the 'dispiriting Bill'

Published on 28th November 2019
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87 per cent of women felt at risk or knew someone at risk of harassment, assault during pandemic: Survey

According to India-based findings of the report by Women Deliver and Focus 2030, women in India cited public places to be the most common place where they felt at-risk

Published on 31st January 2021
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9 in 10 Chennai principals feel their high school boys have no clue about gender sensitisation: Study

The study titled, 'Gender Sensitisation of Adolescent boys and its linkage to the creation of positive male role models', involved principals from 20 prominent schools in Chennai as respondents

Published on 23rd January 2019
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About 35% of women have no equal opportunities for career growth as men, 58% encounter workplace bias: IIMK survey

Gender stereotyping and bias were the key factors hindering the progress of women professionals. Around 58 per cent of the respondents said they encountered bias at the workplace

Published on 15th March 2021
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Air hostess or flight attendant? Why it’s important to use Gender-Neutral Language

In an increasingly diverse world, it is essential to not use gender specific terms to describe people and professions because it can be considered extremely sexist

Published on 7th September 2018
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All for gender equality: In a first, Kerala women to now drive government vehicles alongside men

Women would be appointed as drivers as part of the government's decision to ensure gender equality in all walks of society

Published on 22nd August 2019
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Appeals court rejects case accusing NYU Law Review of bias towards racial minorities and women

 The 2018 lawsuit claimed that the student-run journal started giving weight to women, racial minorities and to sexual orientation and gender identity while selecting editors and articles

Published on 26th August 2021
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Are girls kids of lesser God in education? The gender disparity in choosing private schools over govt ones

The Annual Status of Education Report, based on a survey to assess learning outcomes in school-going children, has revealed gender disparity in parents opting for private schools over government ones

Published on 28th February 2020
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At 68, HIV+ transgender activist Noori Saleem is 'amma' to 45 children with HIV. This is her inspiring story

Noori has fought two of society’s biggest taboos – being a transgender person and HIV/AIDS – to spread awareness and become a mother to 45 HIV positive children

Published on 30th October 2019
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Beating stigma with positivity: How Kerala's transgenders are carrying the state's education legacy forward

This year, eighteen transgender students passed the Kerala Government's Class XII equivalency examination. We spoke to three of them and understood their backstories

Published on 28th October 2020
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Besides transgenders, India does not recognise other queers as they don't have a 'physical condition'

Transgenders are the only members of the community that are recognised and given special benefits by the country — because they have a biological condition exacerbated by societal stigma

Published on 1st July 2018
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BHU protest: Another student admitted to the hospital, two more take his place as hunger strike continues

The students had submitted a memorandum to the BHU administration asking for basic amenities like bathrooms, library access and the implementation of Gender Sensitisation Committee against harassment

Published on 30th September 2019

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