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Doctor, Doctor: Healthcare For The Homeless

Doctor, Doctor: Healthcare For The Homeless

By Kamayani Bali-Mahabal He used to dress like a homeless person. On purpose. Two or three nights a week, he’d rub dirt in his hair and clothes before...

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India: Where Women Call The Shots

India: Where Women Call The Shots

  By Kamayani Bali-Mahabal   Mumbai –Imagine a wedding, when the groom follows the bride to her home to start a new life together. Imagine...

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Mathura – GLA University imposes dress code on Teachers

Mathura – GLA University imposes dress...

Mathura – GLA University ,private recognized university approved by the AICTE,offering diplomas, undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs...

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The camera is on Muslim women

The camera is on Muslim women

Dehleez toh paar kar li hai, ab zamane se takrana hai. Peeche mud ke ab kya dekhoon, mujhe aage badhte jana hai. I have crossed the patriarchal boundary,...

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#RIP Activist, Feminist and Friend Trupti Shah- Her life in her own words

#RIP  Activist, Feminist and Friend Trupti...

Trupti Shah, Friend ,feminist, environmentalist, human rights activist is no more with us. She left us at 9.15 p.m. May 26, 2016. She battled lung cancer...

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We won’t Mother India – Nationalism cages women #InternationalWomensDay

We won’t  Mother India – Nationalism...

NO NATION FOR WOMEN: A Statement by Pinjra Tod “As a woman I have no country. As a woman I want no country. As a woman, my country is the whole world.”...

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Mumbai – #1BillionRising – Maya Rao performs the ‘ WALK’ #Rise4Revolution #Vaw

Mumbai – #1BillionRising – Maya...

    1 in 3 women across the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. That’s ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS. Every February through...

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Shameless – #AirIndia made a disabled woman passenger crawl #Vaw #WTFnews

Shameless – #AirIndia made a disabled...

I was howling and crawling, Air India is lying’: disability activist’s account of AI’s insensitivity “I asked him, “You are a human being...

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South Africa: The Importance Of “Telling Our Own Stories” #Vaw

South Africa: The Importance Of “Telling...

Cape Town (Women’s Feature Service) – As the curtains go up and the bright lights dramatically illuminate the room, all the audience can see...

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Open letter to Mr Modi, Prime Minister of India: Ambedkar Museum, London

Open letter to Mr Modi, Prime Minister of...

London, 14 November 2015 An open letter to Mr Modi, Prime Minister of India: Ambedkar Museum, London Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar remains a paramount champion...

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Sahitya Akademi protest: List of writers and artistes who returned awards over Kalburgi murder, Dadri lynching

Sahitya Akademi protest: List of writers...

          Uday Chopra, Nayantara Sahgal, Sarah Joseph and Ashok VajpeyiWiki Commons Over the past one week, disgruntled writers...

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Time to BOYCOTT change.org , EXPOSED once again #socialmedia

Time to BOYCOTT change.org , EXPOSED once...

I have exposed change .org two years back and every now and then the true colours are shown in their contradictory campaigns. Below is information why,...

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Translation of Vasant Dattatreya Gurjar’s poem Gandhi Mala Bhetla (Gandhi Met Me)

Translation of Vasant Dattatreya Gurjar’s...

The Marathi poem, Gandhi Mala Bhetala (Gandhi met me), is a satirical critique of those who falsely claim to follow the path of Mahatma Gandhi  ...

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Prof Haragopal -Saffronisation of Education and History in India

Prof Haragopal -Saffronisation of Education...

    Mumbai , – Prof. G Haragopal, from  Professor with the Centre for Human Rights (School Of Social Sciences),  University of Hyderabad...

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#Sundayreading – ‘In Joy Or In Pain, Women Must Talk’- Maria Da Penha #Vaw

#Sundayreading – ‘In Joy Or In Pain,...

‘In Joy Or In Pain, Women Must Talk’ Kamayani Bali-Mahabal FORTALEZA( BRAZIL)- Maria da Penha Maia Fernandes was fast asleep when her husband, Antonio...

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Modi 300 DAYS – Documenting Hate and Communal Violence under the Modi Regime

Modi 300 DAYS –  Documenting Hate and...

300 DAYS Documenting Hate and Communal Violence under the Modi Regime (With inputs from Kiren Shaheen, Liris Thomas, Mansi Sharma, Shabnam Hashmi, Shahnaz...

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#Sundayreading -Favela Girls Pirouette Out of Poverty in Brazil

#Sundayreading -Favela Girls Pirouette Out...

by Kamayani Bali-Mahabal FORTALEZA, Brazil — Bom Jardim, home to some 200,000 people, is one of the poorest and most violent neighborhoods in this city....

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#IndianRepublicDay – Odisha Killer Cops to get Presidents Gallantry Award #WTFnews

#IndianRepublicDay – Odisha Killer...

PL SIGN PETITON HERE President of India : Withdraw the Gallantry medals for cops responsible for killing adivasis‘   We, the undersigned with utmost...

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Open letter to Justice Katju – Happy New Year and Get Well Soon !

Open letter to Justice Katju – Happy...

1st Jan’ 2015 Dear Justice  Makrand Katju Greetings !! Your recent post on Gay and Lesbian Relationships (LGBT) ,    created a lot of ruckus,...

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#SatyamevJayate – Aamir Khan – Gender and Sexuality #MumkinHai

#SatyamevJayate –  Aamir Khan –...

THE SPECTRE OF 3 DIGITS AND A TV SHOW Share this post Aamir Khan’s Tv show ‘Satyameva Jayate’ recently telecast an episode on non-normative sexualities....

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Mumbra’s Muslim Girls Kick Out Stereotypes #Womenrights

Mumbra’s Muslim Girls Kick Out Stereotypes...

Kamayani Bali Mahabal    They started off as a secret sports club. What brought them together was their shared love for football, a game they couldn’t...

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#India- Militant Durga Vahini Camp In India Is Training Young Women To Hate Themselves And Accept Their Weakness #WTFnews

#India- Militant Durga Vahini Camp In India...

“Can you really hide your natural weakness or character as a woman?”posted on May 26, 2014, at 1:39 a.m. Tasneem NashrullaBuzzFeed Staff    The Durga...

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My 88 year old Grand Mother, Pramod Dutta wins awards for her contribution to Hindi Literature

My 88 year old Grand Mother, Pramod Dutta...

   I am a proud grand daughter  today , the best new year gift was the call from  My 88 year-old Nani, Pramod Dutta telling me she  got  two awards,...

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#India – Tehelka’s #THiNK2013 – The Unbearable Stench of Blood Money is #STiNK2013 #mustread

#India –  Tehelka’s #THiNK2013...

    JOIN US WHEREIS THIS STINK FEST YAAR STiNK2013 – The Unbearable Stench of Blood Money   When the fourth estate is peddled like...

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#India – Faking Happiness is forced to Present the ‘ VEDANTA ANTHEM” #HipHop #mustshare

#India – Faking Happiness is forced...

Kamayani for FAKING HAPPINESS CAMPAIGN     An Indo-German collaboration with production by the talented DJ BC from Germany and the lyrics and...

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Open letter to Priyanka Chopra on #NDTV – #Vedanta- Our Girls Our Pride Campaign #Vaw

Open letter to Priyanka Chopra on  #NDTV...

Dear Priyanka  Chopra, At the outset, I would like to say that I am a fan, and applaud your choices of multi-faceted roles, often going against the tide...

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#RIP – Tribute to Hassam , Friend and Human Rights Activist from Pakistan

#RIP – Tribute to  Hassam , Friend...

Life partner of my first friend  from  Pakistan is no more As I opened the Facebook page of Aisha  Gazdar to share Neela  Bhagwat’ s  classical...

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# India- Why Independence Day is a #BlackDay15august

# India- Why Independence Day is a  #BlackDay15august

   The UPA government considers Indian life worthless and dispensable by freeing Russia from liability commitment for Koodankulam reactors 1 &...

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#India – After 67 years of #Independence- ‘ YEH KAISI AZADI HAI”

#India – After 67 years of  #Independence-...

At the stroke of midnight when the world sleeps, India awakes, Yes! India has woken up to freedom, but for whom? After 67  years of Independence, The...

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Why both Modi and Trump are textbook populists

Why both Modi and Trump are textbook populists

  Amit Varma As Donald Trump raised his tiny paw and took the presidential oath this Friday, I had just finished reading an outstanding book that,...

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Maharashtra – Woman dies after family planning operation, 2 serious #WTFnews

Maharashtra – Woman dies after family...

TO Abraham|  YAWATMAL: A woman died while two others are battling for life after the medical officer (MO) of Belora primary health centre allegedly botched...

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Activist Bela Bhatia Attacked At Home In Chhattisgarh’s Bastar, Asked To Leave In 24 Hours

Activist Bela Bhatia Attacked At Home In...

  B Bhatia has worked for several years in Bastar, Chhattisgarh that is affected by Maoist violence. BASTAR: An activist was threatened in Chhattisgarh’s...

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Comrade Ramchandran Missing from Howrah Station

Comrade Ramchandran Missing from Howrah Station

#Families refused compensation by Government #ভাঙ্গড় এই মুহুর্ত Palash Biswas   Anand Swarup Verma \on his FB wall: Com...

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Bastar’s tribal reporter-couple: Editor’s pride, colleagues’ envy, cops’ bane

Bastar’s tribal reporter-couple: Editor’s...

Ritesh Mishra Raipur, HT Reporter couple Pushpa and Nitin Rokde. (HT Photo) She is a Gond tribal from Chhattisgarh and he a former Central Reserve Police...

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As Maharashtra Makes Big Mining Push, Tribals Push Back

As Maharashtra Makes Big Mining Push, Tribals...

  By- Poorvi Kulkarni Madia Gond tribals in Surjagad village, Gadchiroli district, in south-eastern Maharashtra, congregate for the annual pre-harvest...

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India – Have you seen the Nuclear ponds of Jharkhand ?

India –  Have you seen the Nuclear...

  The Nuclear Ponds Of Jharkhand Posted by Ankush Vengurlekar i While cycling solo, I’ve always had the best coincidences. I feel that nature just...

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The LGBT page has disappeared from the White House’s website

The LGBT page has disappeared from the White...

  Posted about 8 hours ago by Josh Withey in news Picture: GETTY Barack Obama’s LGBT legacy is unquestionable.  Under his leadership marriage...

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Bastar -NHRC records pending testimonies of 14 adivasi women victims of rape and sexual assault #Vaw

Bastar -NHRC records pending testimonies...

NHRC records pending testimonies of 14 adivasi women victims in the Peddagelur-Bellamlendra cases of rape and sexual assault by security forces following...

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From pimples to mental torture; former DH scribe files complaint with NCW #Vaw

From pimples to mental torture; former DH...

Pressure cooker is finally blowing. And it seems it is blowing for a cause now. In what many be seen as first of its kind, a woman scribe who formerly...

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