Say NO to crime against women. Women in India and across the world have been soft targets of atrocities and physical abuse. It is time to stand against the increasing violence against women. Dowry deaths, honour killing and molestation are social crimes and the society must raise voice against them.
Suzette Jordan came out in the open because she refused to be a nameless face known as the Park Street rape victim. What is truly shocking that two years after she was raped by men in a moving car, Suzette was refused entry into a Kolkata restaurant more »
Kolkata police has come up with a bizarre 12-point guideline for women to avoid eve-teasing. The guidelines tell women to be “well dressed”, "avoid late nights" and not to take "crowded trains." I am appalled! How conveniently the cops have wash more »
A few years ago at a family function I had to share the room with my elder cousin brother. During the course of the night he took advantage of me and molested me. He repeatedly threatened to hit me black and blue if I even mentioned this to anyone. more »
Rahul Gandhi might have abused the term women's empowerment but what exactly is it and are we really making progress? Is India prepared for the modern Indian woman who is free to make her choices? Can she find time to find herself after fighting off sex offenders, regressive thought processes, patriarchal attitudes?A make friend of mine known for his scathing wit made a very interesting observation. He said there is a reason why the symbolism for the Indian womanhood is the cow. Mainly because more »