female foeticide

Child Rights
Democracy
Tribal rights
Women's rights

Sex ratio, alarm and tunnel vision

The Vital Statistics of India report, based on the Civil Registration System 2016 published by the Office of the Register General of India is out and with it, the alarm about a dropping sex ratio (3.16 Sex Ratio at Birth) and assumptions of deliberate killing of unborn female children. The overall sex ratio in India […]

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Shy smile of a bride in a Hindu wedding by kunjan detroja
Democracy
Women's rights

The Role of Women in Indian Society

A look at modern urban women and the gender dynamics of a society caught between modernity and outdated stereotypes. Is there a better way?

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Indira (Nancy), Greenfields SOS
Child Rights
Democracy

Foundling wheel in India?

In a country with a pathetic sex ratio and tall claims to protect girl children, precious little beyond propaganda actually happens to save them from harm.

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