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'Rape is about male power which society confers'

Presenting the edited chat transcript with Kavita Krishnan, secretary, All India Progressive Women's Association, who appeared on the Rediff Chat to discuss the rising incidence of rapes in the......

'Rape is about male power which society confers'

Presenting the edited chat transcript with Kavita Krishnan, secretary, All India Progressive Women's Association, who appeared on the Rediff Chat to discuss the rising incidence of rapes in the......

When a feminist turns right

Madhu Kishwar, noted activist, has raised eyebrows with her stand on Narendra Modi, another instance of her long insistence on questioning of peer opinion, notes Aparna Kalra. She hasn't lost......

When a feminist turns right

Madhu Kishwar, noted activist, has raised eyebrows with her stand on Narendra Modi, another instance of her long insistence on questioning of peer opinion. Aparna Kalra reportsShe hasn't lost......

Don't campaign for Trinamool Congress: Activists tell Anna

Activists associated with women's movements from different parts of India on Wednesday wrote an open letter to social activist Anna Hazare expressing their disappointment over the Gandhian......

Prisoners at Tihar jail have a role in making Maruti Alto parts

A new factory has been opened in South Asia's largest prison. For eight hours a day, six days a week, inmates of Tihar Jail here gather in an airy tin-roofed shed in Jail Two to tape long strands......

'New breed' Indian Diaspora has its heart in the right place

Indians all over the US are going beyond being human and are learning to be humanitarian and expand their philanthropy activities finds Ajailiu Niumai. 'The raising of extraordinarily large sums of......

Flexible working hours at 80% Indian firms!

India Inc is now increasingly taking to flexible working hours at the office as it finds that it helps in containing costs and pushing up employee productivity, a survey said. Four-fifths of......

Citibank sees maximum number of card fraud

Citibank has witnessed maximum 92 cases of cloning of debit/credit cards or use of fake cards involving over Rs. 1.89 crore (Rs. 18.9 million) from 2007-08 to December 2010. "Largest number of......

Poverty: 20 alarming facts you must know

It is unbelievable but true! More than 25,000 people die every day of hunger or hunger-related causes, according to the United Nations. One child dies of hunger-related causes every five seconds,......

Two and a Half Men cancelled over Charlie Sheen's rant

Bad news for fans of Two and a Half Men sitcom. Warner Bros has cancelled the show citing the behaviour and remarks of series star Charlie Sheen. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the move......

Vote: The prettiest brides of Bollywood

Bollywood is all set to witness another wedding -- this time, it is Vivek Oberoi's turn. The actor will tie the knot with Bangalore girl Priyanka Alva today. While we wait to catch a glimpse of......

Christina Hendricks is too busty for dresses!

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Mad Men star Christina Hendricks has revealed that she is still yet to find a designer who would loan her dresses.......

When Heidi Klum met Heidi Klum!

No, you're not seeing double.   German model Heidi Klum shows off her wax figure at Berlin's Madame Tussauds on...

Jessica Simpson, Neha Dhupia go shopping

Girls and diamonds are inseparable. Just ask singer-actress Jessica Simpson went shopping at Mumbai's Giantti, a luxury jewellery store that opened recently. Neha Dhupia accompanied her.......

Champions League Images: Spurs, Schalke through

Tottenham Hotspur and Schalke 04 belied their reputations to knock seven-times winners AC Milan and twice finalists Valencia out of the Champions League on Wednesday with performances that went......

Kiwis face testing time in Ahmedabad

Fresh from the 2-0 triumph over Australia, a full-strength India goes into a three-Test rubber against New Zealand in Ahmedabad on Thursday with the focus on Sachin Tendulkar, who just needs one......

Images: India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Mirpur

India made a shaky start against an inexperienced Sri Lankan bowling, with three top order batsmen back in the pavilion by the ninth over. Gautam Gambhir (8), who opened the innings along with......

Sasikiran retains title, Aarthie wrests lead

Top seeded Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran of Tamil Nadu crushed unseeded International Master G B Prakash of Tamil Nadu to retain the National 'A' chess title with a round to spare, on the......

Sasikiran inching towards title

Top seeded Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran of Tamil Nadu drew his 18th round match against fifth seed GM Dibyendu Barua of Bengal to increase his points tally to 14.5 in the 40th men's National 'A'......

  People speak for kavita krishnan

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Q. By Kavita Krishnan-Countercurrents "Most importantly, are we really to believe that the Governments at State and Centre did not know all along about the activities of the Bhonsala Military Academy, and the fact that it was openly holding arms training camps for Bajrang Dal goons from all over the country? Blasts aside, how come such training camps for communal outfits were not deemed illegal and banned even as Bajrang Dal brigades repeatedly conducted anti-Muslim and anti-Christian violence?"
:  A. It's really hard to screen applicants in India unlike say - the USA or UK- but even in those countries ppl affiliated w/ groups like KKK / Jim Crow...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/by-kavita-krishnan-countercurrents-quotmost-importantly-are-//answers/11596173

  Web results for Kavita Krishnan
Police stops protest against Peshawar attack, calls it anti-national

NEW DELHI, Dec 18: Protests were held across the country against the dastardly terror attacks in Peshawar and schools observed two minutes silence... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=39587
Dear politicians, platitude won't work, show us concrete steps

New Delhi: Two years after the horrific Delhi gang-rape case, the national capital is still clueless about measures to curb, if not completely... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/womens-safety-dear-politicians-platitude-wont-work-show-us-concrete-steps-1854081.html
Anger in art, online worlds feeds movement on ground

Nirbhaya fights on. Two years after the 23-year old's gang rape and death, her fight is slowly pushing change, not in a lessening of rape but in... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Anger-in-art-online-worlds-feeds-movement-on-ground/articleshow/45529819.cms
Ban on Uber in Delhi not a solution to the problem, receives mixed responses

Mixed responses from various political parties have come forth due to Center's decision to pull the plug on Uber taxi services across the country.... ...

http://www.rushlane.com/uber-delhi-ban-12138874.html
When a woman's choice to love and live becomes her death wish

Bhawna Yadav died three days after she married Abhishek Seth. Sonu Kumar and Danista loved each other but hate triumphed. Kumar, a young Dalit... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/comment/analysis/when-a-woman-s-choice-to-love-and-live-becomes-her-death-wish/article1-1295219.aspx

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