Gender issues

Yet, despite the centrality of marriage to our lives, 74.1 million single women in India—never married, divorced, separated, widowed—comprise nearly 12% of our female population. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

All the single women

3 min read . 05 Apr 2017
Panels from Kaveri Gopalakrishnan and the author’s work in the fifth ‘Gaysi Zine’

Drawn out

5 min read . 10 Feb 2017
Members of the transgender community celebrating the Nalsa judgement. Photo: Virendra Singh Gosain/Hindustan Times (Virendra Singh Gosain/Hindustan Times)

Third gender, first priority

4 min read . 07 Jan 2017
Members of the Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan entering the Haji Ali Dargah in Mumbai on 29 November. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

No disruption for patriarchy

3 min read . 27 Dec 2016
Afreen Rehman; Bader Sayeed; and Shayara Bano (from left to right)

The battle for gender justice

18 min read . 03 Dec 2016
Anubhuti Banerjee

Anubhuti Banerjee: A self-made woman

4 min read . 18 Nov 2016
A grab from the United Nations’ video

Our real trouble with intersex people

3 min read . 27 Oct 2016
Cities offer anonymity to members of the LGBT community. Photo: Mayank Austen Soofi<br />

Sex and the city

4 min read . 30 Sep 2016
A panel from ‘Everything Drag’, a zine by Janine Shroff<br />

What women do

6 min read . 30 Sep 2016
The stigma around rape is such that rape survivors and their families prefer hiding the crime instead of reporting it the police—a reason why most sexual assaults go unreported in India. Photo: AFP<br />

The business of rape videos

6 min read . 09 Aug 2016
The bill is silent about Section 377, right to marriage and adopt. Photo: Vijayanand Gupta/Hindustan Times<br />

What the TG Bill means

8 min read . 03 Aug 2016