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Sehal Jain

Political Science Research Scholar. Doesn't believe in binaries and essentialism.

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What Should We Know About The Indian Marriage Laws?

A look at Indian marriage laws as a ruling from Allahabad Court says that the requirement for publishing details in an interfaith marriage violates right to privacy. 

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Have We Forgotten Savitribai Khanolkar, Who Designed The Param Veer Chakra?

Do you know who designed the Param Veer Chakra, the highest military honour? It was a woman, Savitribai Khanolkar, who is not even of Indian origin by birth.

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CBI Finally Files Chargesheet Against Hathras Gangrape & Murder Accused; Hope For Justice?

CBI finally does the right thing by filing a chargesheet against the upper caste perpetrators of the Hathras gangrape and murder of a Dalit woman. What about the police?

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New SC Judgement On Domestic Violence Act Allows Estranged Women To Live With In-Laws

The Supreme Court reversed its 2006 verdict and now guarantees a woman Right To Resident. A step in the right direction?

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NHRC Recognition Of Sex Workers As Women At Work Gets Them Crucial Human Rights & Benefits

Society has denied them human rights. But recognition by NHRC of sex workers as 'women at work' will help get them get these legally.

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Pakistan Bans Churails Coz Discussing The Casting Couch Is ‘Vulgar’!

The ban on Churails in Pakistan after a clip of a character talking about giving sexual favours to get a job went viral, reeks of patriarchy.

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Desires Of A Destitute Daughter

Poem from a helpless daughter for her equally helpless mother. The destitution of womanhood and its desires.

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Patriarchy Has No End

Patriarchy continues to dominate our world as we continue to see injustices committed against women which are perpetrated by society. 

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