Gender inequality

Manas Chakravarty. Between 2009 and 2013, India’s HDI increased from 0.512 to 0.586. That’s a jump of 14.5%. Photo: Charlotte Anderson.

The messages from India’s HDI score

2 min read . 18 Sep 2018
A file photo of Netflix’s ‘The Crown’ actors Claire Foy and Matt Smith. Foy was paid less than her male co-star. Photo: AP

Gender inequality

1 min read . 21 Mar 2018
Children who are bullied at school avoid attending, harming their future prospects. Photo: iStock

How to end violence in childhood

4 min read . 22 Jan 2018
Many companies now have a diversity and inclusion (D&I) mandate which makes them look to hire more women. Photo: iStockphoto
The Harvey Weinstein incident triggered a torrent of complaints against high-profile men in entertainment, media, politics and academia. Photo: AP

Will men finally behave?

4 min read . 07 Dec 2017
Women in Kerala either work in low-paid jobs or are severely underpaid compared to their male colleagues in other areas of work.
When women claim the public space for fun it makes too many people anxious. Photo: iStockphoto

Women, too, have the right to fun

4 min read . 19 Jan 2017
Photo: PTI

Human rights: Heads-up for 2017

3 min read . 15 Dec 2016