Pinjra Tod Activists Protest Against Hostel Curfews in Delhi University

Pinjra Tod Activists Protest Against Hostel Curfews in Delhi University

On the night of Monday, October 8, Pinjra Tod: Break the Hostel Locks organised an all-night protest in front of Arts Faculty, North Campus, against the unreasonable and arbitrary curfews in Delhi University hostels. Pinja Tod has been raising these issues to the administration over the last three years, and had even submitted a memorandum to the VC…

Triple Talaq

Triple Talaq

The triple talaq judgment of the Supreme Court is a partial victory for Muslim women since it declares instantaneous triple talaq as unlawful, but not unilateral triple talaq. Even in the case of the former it does not declare instantaneous triple talaq as unconstitutional but only unlawful and that is a significant difference. Indian courts,…

Anhad Women Convention, October 2015

Anhad Women Convention, October 2015

Act Now For Harmony and Democracy (ANHAD) organised a Women Convention on October 2-3, 2015, in New Delhi. A report on the convention prepared by Shyamolima Ghosh Choudhury, titled 'Challenges Before Women in Contemporary India', can be accessed here (pdf). We have compiled a playlist of videos of those who addressed the convention, uploaded by…