Monday, September 21, 2015



In our everyday life, we go through many issues which are associated with our daily life happenings. Even

'Peace' is a verb-and 'Women' is the noun

In this exciting new monthly series from peace-building organization NGO International Alert, we explore how achieving peace exists

When women rule

While no woman has been president of the United States - yet - the world does have several

How the new feminist resistance leaves out American women

Within days of Donald J. Trump's election, the American left, newly animated in opposition, settled on a rallying

Feminism is not on their radar

If the ANC is serious about addressing patriarchal domination in society, perhaps it should unlink this from biological

Feminism and traditional gender roles

"I'm not a feminist - I like men!" "I'm not a feminist-I think women should be able to

20 years of wizardry: A writer's story of hardship and triumph

Exuberant tweet coming from the distinguished author J.K. Rowling, as her fantasy novel series Harry Potter hits the

America made me a feminist

I used to think the word "feminist" reeked of insecurity. A woman who needed to state that she

Tales of betrayal, pain and misunderstanding

In 1797, something magical happened in the domain of English literature. Two gentlemen, William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor

Money woes force children on streets

Financial problems are responsible for a growing number of children ending up on the streets of Apia instead

Can love survive when a woman earns more than a man?

It's a seismic social shift: nearly half of women are paid as much as or more than their

Merit in mindset

Public vs Private University-the debate seems more pivotal than India-Pakistan war sometimes, especially in Bangladesh, right? Well, our society

New magazine, TV channel give Afghan women cautious voice

Afghan women are redrawing the media landscape in the deeply conservative country with the launch of

Why women have no opinions

Early a hundred years since women won the right to vote, their political and societal power is still only

The importance of family bonding time

Family bonding time is time the family spends together meaningfully. This is a designated time your family plans to

28, Female and Unmarried

A regular day at home starts with mother blaming father for not getting his daughter married. Cousins and friends

Are we subliminally drawn to violence?

Why do we watch social videos of beheadings, lynching, attacks, rapes and suicides which, unlike

Why men harass women in the street

You’re walking to work, planning what you’re going to have for lunch, when it happens:

Princess Diana tried to cut her wrists weeks after wedding

Diana was so unhappy in the few weeks after her fairy tale wedding with Prince

Say bye to gender bias

For a gender-sensitive society, reforms have to begin early -in the classroom Gender bias pervades all aspects of our

Is technology making people less sociable?

With the spread of mobile technology, it's become much easier for more people to maintain constant contact with their

Sexualized music videos only teach women how to sell out

WOMEN'S bodies sell. We all know that, but perhaps no industry understands this, and uses this knowledge to its

After gang-rape, Gurgaon woman traveled to hospital holding dead baby

On May 29, hours after her nine-month-old daughter was snatched from her

[WATCH] Mom with Alzheimer's learn daughter is pregnant

When Christine Stone found out she was pregnant with her first

The necessity of women's health education

When I, a young woman, enrolled in Women's Studies 220: Perspectives in Women's Health in the winter semester of

No country for the old?

When it was reported that Kanubhai Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, and his wife moved into an old age

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