Women S Safety
Books  /  Published 28.02.22

Nishtha Anand's book is a beacon of gender equality

However, ‘correcting the chinks’ in the upbringing is an ongoing process and as women reclaim their space, they help highlight existing roadblocks they face. Sujatha Ramdorai speaks of gen...
By Shrestha Saha

News  /  Published 21.09.21

Gang of labourers harasses New Town woman, beats up those who object

A 52-year-old PWD executive engineer was left with nine stitches on his head after he and more than 10 other residents of New Town were assaulted when they tried to rescue a woman who was being teased...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 25.02.21

Car ride to gauge women’s safety

In Andhra Pradesh, she spent time with fisher-women who “toil hard from dawn to dusk”. “After collecting fish from a harbour, they bring the catch home to dry it under the sun. They...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.10.20

My Saheli for women's safety on trains

South Eastern Railway has introduced a new initiative titled My Saheli to ensure women passengers feel safe while travelling in trains. SER chief public relations officer Sanjay Ghosh said Operation ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 11.09.20

Prized company

Sir — This year there will be a 35-day gap between Mahalaya and Mahashasthi because, for only the second time in the 21st century, there will be two new moons in Ashwin. This phenomenon — ...
By The Telegraph


Opinion  /  Published 18.09.19

Tourism in India: ample room for improvement

There are benefits to attracting attention for the right reasons. This was evident recently in India’s jump to the 34th position on the global tourism index from a rank of 40 in the year 2017. An as...
By The Editorial Board

Maharashtra  /  Published 01.09.19

FIR against cop for inaction in rape case

An FIR has been registered against a police inspector in Mumbai for 'inaction' in the case of alleged rape of a 19-year-old woman who later died at a hospital, police said on Sunday.The woman, who bel...
By PTI in Mumbai

West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.19

Women raise wall against violence

A group of women fighting against violence, schoolgirls and artists have set an otherwise quiet wall of La Martiniere for Girls talking. To turn the wall vocal, the group has painted on it a mural tha...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.19

Trust and muri friend’s traffic trap for 14-year-old

A 14-year-old girl from a village in South 24-Parganas was trafficked to Bihar after being lured by her best friend a year older than her, kept confined for 28 days and assaulted.Both the minor girls ...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

Books  /  Published 02.02.20

An engaging chat on women’s safety

Debut novelist Damyanti Biswas is not as concerned about her tag as a writer as she is about the strong purpose behind her writing, which is to make her voice heard about the injustices and violence a...
By Priyanka Roy


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