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Chinese Activist Zheng Churan: ‘Hey Trump, feminists are watching you”

One of China’s most prominent women’s rights activists has written a letter warning US President-elect Donald Trump against “sexist behavior”. Zheng Churan says “feminists around the world are watching” Mr. Trump for signs of “straight man cancer” which refers to sexual discrimination and male chauvinism. Ms Zheng believes there has …

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Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor says” I was molested when I was younger”

Bollywood actress and daughter of Anil Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, has confessed to being sexually abused when she was younger. She said that it was a traumatizing incident of her life. She revealed this information when she along with Vidya Balan, Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma and Radhika Apte were invited by …

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Hostage woman beaten and assaulted by husband for 15 hours, saved by courier guy

In another shocking incident of crime against women, James Jordan, the victim’s husband is accused of keeping his wife captive for 15 hours and beating and sexually assaulting her in the house they shared in Franklin County, Missouri. She earlier had attempted to run away but he pulled her back …

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You Can Call Me ‘Kaali’, But The Mirror Says I’m The Fairest Of Them All

  We Indians are obsessed with fair skin and we judge people based on their complexion more often than not taking their skin color as the topmost parameter especially when we are looking for a spouse. People are very blatant in their behavior when they see a dark complexioned person …

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Dentist husband stabs wife to death over a tiff….sits by the body for 3 hours

Mumbai: Couples having  a tiff is nothing new. But in this shocking incident, a 38 year old dentist from Mumbai stabbed his wife to death over a financial disagreement on Sunday morning while their 4 year old son slept in the next room. After killing his wife Tanuja(36) over the …

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Meet Pakistan’s first woman to join the Bomb Disposal Unit

Rafia Qaseem Baig is a 29 year old woman who has become the first female to join the Bomb Disposal Unit in Pakistan in a place which has experienced a number of terror attacks in the recent past. She will start a training for 15 days along with 31 men …

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Mary Kom To Go back to Light Flyweight: ‘Just Watch what I do’

The fire back in her belly after overcoming the Olympic heartbreak, celebrated Indian woman boxer Mary Kom has decided to go back to the light flyweight 48kg division amid speculation that it is among the two categories that the International Boxing Association (AIBA) is pushing for inclusion in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. …

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Good Morning India!: Trouble in Paradise, The Gender Role Reversed Marriage

I am a 34 year old woman and my husband is 23. It was an arranged marriage and we’ve been married since 6 years. My husband, however, is making it impossible for me to peacefully continue this marriage and as a result I and my family are suffering. He is …

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IAS officer shares experience about a woman officer’s resignation letter…..not submitted by her

There is talk of women empowerment, but it’s just that… talk. Women be it educated, illiterate, young, old do suffer humiliation at the hands of their counterparts. Gender inequality is so very present and thriving even among the highly educated circles of our society. One such incident has resurfaced again …

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