Ishita Roy

Ishita is based in Delhi and is a student of History and Journalism. She covers stories on law, gender and heritage.

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How Transwoman Priyanka Sharma Began A Blended Tea Brand Connecting Mitr

Priyanka Sharma runs her business of blended teas from a Garima Greh in Delhi, which are set up by the govt to support trans persons.

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Marital Rape Statistics in India: The Alarming Reality According to Recent NFHS Data

Marital rape statistics in India: Delhi HC's split verdict of May 2022 heads to Supreme Court for a 21st March 2023 hearing.

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Dirty, Broken, Unsafe Public Toilets Mean Even Fewer Opportunities For Women

Many companies have come up with products like foldable and disposable urination devices, toilet seat sanitizers and covers, but are these of any real use?

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Chit For Paid Sex Circulated In DU Women’s Washroom Shows How Unsafe Even These ‘Safe’ Spaces Are!

The note found read that "if any girl wants to have paid sex, WhatsApp or text here", followed by a number.

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Women Of Qalander Community Most Vulnerable As They Still Wait For Rehabilitation Promised By Govt

The Qalander tribe have traditionally been a madaari community of bear dancers. After the Wildlife (Protection) Act of 1972, they were promised rehabilitation but live in penury, the women most affected.

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Do Students Feel Safe On Campuses As They Are Opening Up Post Pandemic?

Saloni adds that many students who joined the university while it was still working in an online mode were not aware of the Internal Complaints Committee (ICC), since they did not have an orientation about it.

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Pink Washing, Patronizing, Guilt Tripping Women… The New Marketing Strategy?

Glitter and pink are on the cards every time on a day for celebrating women, and pink washing and patronising is now women's empowerment.

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