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The share of Indian women in wage employment , at less than 20 per cent, is lower than that in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Government Draft Bill riddled with drawbacks

Where a patient is suffering from terminal illness, there is the aspect of End Of Life Care which the Bill has not considered.

10 Jul 2017 1:59 AM

Time to die with dignity

Euthanasia is a term derived from ancient Greek and means a good death.

10 Jul 2017 1:48 AM

You’re a soldier first, then a wo(man)

Only certain concessions such as maternity leave can be made for women officers without question.

03 Jul 2017 2:26 AM

Combat fine, what about top ranks?

It was as if while inducting women into the forces, the system had forgotten that women do get pregnant.

03 Jul 2017 2:20 AM

Women in arms

It’s good that women will be allowed to take up combat roles.

03 Jul 2017 2:13 AM

For a transparent judiciary

It remains to be seen if the judiciary and the political leadership can take on this challenge in a timely manner.

26 Jun 2017 2:46 AM

Judge not, lest ye be judged

Some of our top court judges are unleashing their personal views on the public. Are their individual opinions within the legal ambit?

26 Jun 2017 2:38 AM

Standardise learning, but avoid stalinisation

State boards must also be brought on to the ncert platform in subjects that can be standardised.

18 Jun 2017 3:45 AM

The ‘Google it’ generation

The availability of ready information affects our motivation to think and limits our problem-solving skills.

18 Jun 2017 3:39 AM