Opinion  /  Published 18.01.22

Dawn of the rainbow

A petition was filed in the Delhi High Court, arguing that same-sex marriage should not be permitted in the Hindu Marriage Act as it would be an “intrusion by secular state into the re...
By Chaaru Gupta

Opinion  /  Published 13.01.22

Right of way

Rights and cultural expectations often fail to meet when women are concerned. Considering a number of petitions asking for the recognition of marital rape in law, or the removal of the exception to Se...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 11.01.22

Community, caring and trafficking

Human trafficking is the act of removing, transferring or transporting an individual from one place to another by means of force, fraud, coercion, deception, abduction or payment for the purpose of ex...
By Anwesha Chatterjee

Entertainment  /  Published 09.01.22

Year of the parent

A few years ago, a liberal star wife, a celebrity in her own right, disclosed with a chuckle that when she wanted to get married to the actor who’s now her husband, her mother had raised doubts ...
By Bharathi S. Pradhan

India  /  Published 15.12.21

Gurugram: Sex racket busted

 A sex racket being run at a hotel in the upscale sector 49 locality in Gurugram was busted and two women from Uzbekistan living here illegally were arrested, police said on Wednesday. The racke...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Gurugram


India  /  Published 14.12.21

Provide Aadhaar to sex workers: SC

Observing that fundamental rights are guaranteed to every citizen irrespective of vocation, the Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Centre, all the states and union territories to commence the proce...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 07.12.21

Fertile idea: assisted reproductive tech

As many as 27 million Indian couples are estimated to be struggling with infertility. While those among them who have financial and other resources can seek medical intervention, the assisted reproduc...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 29.11.21

'Bill for sex workers soon'

The Centre on Monday informed the Supreme Court that it is bringing a bill in Parliament during the ongoing winter session to curb trafficking and rehabilitation of sex workers in the country. The to...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.21

School for sex workers’ children in Cooch Behar

Sushila (name changed) is a 30-year-old mother more eager to celebrate Children’s Day on November 14 than her three-year-old son. Sushila always dreamt of a bright future for her son but her pr...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Entertainment  /  Published 11.11.21

Kaneez Surka on sex, intimacy and consent

A simple three-letter word which gets much ire even in the 21st century. Sex. Indian blogger, model, and TEDx speaker Anwesh Sahoo and comedian and YouTuber Kaneez Surka discussed the same recently on...
By Saionee Chakraborty


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