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Offer: Call for Proposals for Short Films on Feminism, Gender and Sexuality - Deadline: 15 June 2013

PSBT (Public Service Broadcasting Trust) from India invites proposals for SHORT documentary films of up to 10 min. each, exploring 1. Feminism 2. Gender 3. Sexuality … Read More»

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A child bride I once knew.

(Originally published for 'the WIP', this article made it as a feature story on International Woman's Day) … Read More»

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A mother and the hours she is gone

I grew up in a noisy house with a lot of activity, officers coming over to catch up with dad over a cocktail and their wives seeking my mom's company, culinary tips and what not. … Read More»

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The Girl Who Decided To Break Free

S. Jeyaprabha is a regular 19 year- old- girl, belonging to the state of Tamil Nadu in India. … Read More»

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"India's Hell Holes" - Child Sexual Abuse in Protection Homes

' 48,338 child rape cases from 2001 to 2011 with 336% increase of child rape cases from 2001 to 2011.' … Read More»

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Rape and the issues regarding punishing the culprit

The last 1 year has brought India in world news for all wrong reasons. First the Delhi gang rape of a student girl that took place on December 12, 2012. … Read More»

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Say NO

The one problem with us women is that we ‘feel’ and we don’t say NO. It is about saying NO to ourselves. That we will not tolerate any abuse, being treated weak and more so being denied our rights. … Read More»

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SILENT MOURNERS

Gasping for breath, they set off down the road at full pelt. It was a cold afternoon. The streets were deserted. They had no one to tell what misfortune had befallen them. … Read More»

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Ratna's has a Choice

The odds against a girl in India are immense. Neglect, malnutrition, ill-health, lack of education, a life without assets, an early marriage and motherhood, the list is long. … Read More»

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