Another shameful incident took place in the Indian state of Uttar-Pradesh where a young girl was assaulted brutally and gangraped. She succumbed to her injuries 2 weeks later. She was just 19!
Today while reading through the gruesome crime of human trafficking in the world and India, in particular, I was startled to see the massive figure. And this appealed me to dig a little deeper into the matter. Continue reading “Human trafficking and Sex workers in India”
Hi everyone, how are you all doing?
The lockdown is slowly being lifted up and the daily business is getting back to normal. A new normal, indeed. Continue reading “What my family has taught me”
Women across the world remained unheard for time immemorial. It was largely as a result of an external domination accompanied by wilful submission.It gives me a sense of great relief to see that the situation at present
Emile Durkhein, the father of Sociology, wrote a wonderful thesis on Suicide. This becomes even more important to us today when the suicide rate globally is ever rising and despite our best efforts, we’re not able to contain it.
After centuries of submission and struggle, India finally got its independence from the colonial powers on 15th Aug, 1947. The empire ended. But does it still rule our mind? Is our mind still colonised to the English hegemony?
Continue reading “Writing”
The Female Labour Force Participation Rate (FLFPR) in India has seen a consistent decline in the last few decades from 42% in 2004-05 to 23% in 2017-18 Continue reading “Why women need to go out to work?”
I wish I were a bird
winged and light
And fly high in the sky;
I wish I were a fish
Yesterday I asked my nephew-
I : Hey, what's your name?
I : mama's name?
I : you belong to?