A video of Maulana Jarjis ranting and raving against women who refrain from wearing fully covering purdah has gone viral on social media.
‘It encourages divorce’: Turkey quits European treaty on violence against women claiming ‘protecting traditional social fabric’ will protect women
The Turkish government claims that the Istanbul Convention undermines family structures, encourages violence and divorce.
UK: BBC criticised for ‘hostile’ interview of Zara Mohammed, the first female leader of British Muslim Council
In the interview, the host Emma Barnett had confronted Mohammed on various issues of Islam, including the number of female imams in the country.
Kerala district court judge gives Triple Talaq to wife, victim accuses his brother, a former HC judge of threatening her
The judge's wife also accused that Justice B Kalam Pasha and his brother of threatening her with dire consequences if she refuses to the divorce.
Saudi Arabia’s recently released women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul was allegedly raped, sexually harassed in prison
Loujain al-Hathloul's family has alleged that she faced sexual harassment in prison and was given electric shock.
Shashi Tharoor proves that he is the quintessential ‘male feminist’: Vacuous, devoid of logic and no friend of women
I am menstruating, I have a migraine, my BP is low and I am all around grumpy but I still have to feed my daughter. Should I get paid extra for this? Or should I just be grateful that my husband does not want to ‘treat me’ at The Leela Palace?
Germany witnesses an increase in cases of female genital mutilation, migrant influx from the Middle East and Africa being seen as a reason
A study found that cases of female genital mutilation in Germany went up by 40% last compared to 2016
Saudi-lover Bollywood entertainer Sonam Kapoor claims women are treated as ‘second-class citizens’ in India
Sonam Kapoor, who loses no opportunity to denigrate India, has once again insulted Indian culture ahead of International Women's Day on the 8th of March.
Egypt: 12-year-old girl dies after forced ‘khatna’, parents and retired doctor who illegally performed surgery detained
Modi govt has sought complete ban on practice maintaining that no girl child should undergo such trauma
A leader of the leading party in Pakistan distributed burqa to schoolgirls to 'ensure their safety'