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Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 10 (ANI): The Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana, during his address on the occasion of 'International Day of Women Judges' on Thursday said that he strongly feels that policy of providing reservation to women, needs to be replicated at all levels.
Islamabad [Pakistan], March 9 (ANI): Pakistan's hierarchical and patriarchal society has a long way to go with regards to women's empowerment and addressing crimes against women, a media report said on Tuesday.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], March 6 (ANI): While the world celebrates International Women's Day on March 8, women in Pakistan are still caught in the trap of a feudal conservative patriarchal society, where women's day celebrations are condemned and seen against the 'Islamic' values, local media r
Beijing [China], March 5 (ANI): Under the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)'s rule in China, women have to undergo harrowing experiences of suppression in society at large, unlike their male counterparts.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], February 19 (ANI): As the annual Aurat March continues to be targeted by the upholders of the patriarchal mindset in Pakistan, the Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony, Noorul Haq Qadri has urged the Imran Khan government not to allow any organisation o
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], January 29 (ANI): Lok Sabha MP Su Venkatesan on Saturday wrote a letter to the Chairman of the State Bank of India and urged him to withdraw its order which stated that women are "temporarily ineligible" for employment if they have a 3-month gestation period, on
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], December 18 (ANI): Despite odds of being a patriarchal society, Jammu and Kashmir women are making strides in business ventures and entrepreneurship.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], May 8 (ANI): The charge of blasphemy has been used as a tool to silence many in Pakistan, especially annual Aurat March that continues to be targeted with unsubstantiated allegations, and scandalized by, as experts call then, upholders of patriarchal inertia.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [Delhi], March 16 (ANI): The trailer of Bollywood actor Sanya Malhotra's upcoming film 'Pagglait' is finally out and teases a bittersweet self-discovery journey of a young widow. The intriguing trailer also shows how women are seen in a patriarchal society with others taking their
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): Attorney General KK Venugopal on Wednesday suggested to the Supreme Court that judges who are from the old school and have a patriarchal approach need to be sensitised to deal with cases of sexual violence.
Updated : 2 years, 3 months ago IST
Rome [Italy], Mar 08 (ANI): So, they are marching. They are marching in Lahore and in many other Pakistani cities despite being threatened, abused and harassed on social media and otherwise. They are marching in Lahore holding placards with the picture of the late Asma Jehangir, an icon and
Updated : 2 years, 6 months ago IST
Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Dec 5 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said that "Ghoonghat Hatao" (say no to veil) campaign should be launched across the country and also questioned the logic behind the use of burqa (veil worn by Muslim women).