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Women’s Reservation Bill

Parliament winter session to be stormy

The government convened an all-party meeting where the Opposition camp listed out the issues it wants to be taken up during the session

03 Dec 2023 1:59 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | 33% quota hasn’t moved needle on women power

Reservation for women as MPs and MLAs is flattery for a purpose.

03 Oct 2023 12:06 AM

President okays women’s reservation bill

Now, it will be officially known as the Constitution (106th Amendment) Act

30 Sep 2023 12:52 AM

Cong dubs women's reservation bill election jumla, huge betrayal of women's hopes

Government on Tuesday introduced a constitutional amendment bill to reserve one-third of seats in Lok Sabha and state assemblies for women

20 Sep 2023 1:11 AM

Elections in 2019 in Asian countries: A game-changer for women or not?

How do women in elections stand to gain in terms of power sharing? What are the takeaways for them?

22 Jul 2019 1:22 AM


Why it’s still so hard to get Women’s Bill passed

From 2008 to 2018, women’s awareness of their role and rights have made great progress.

18 Jul 2018 2:22 AM

Rajya Sabha rejects Women’s Bill amendments

SP member Naresh Agarwal said that there should not be a voting as the Upper House had passed the Bill.

08 Feb 2018 2:30 AM

Pass women’s quota bill, then India will celebrate

The parties that were bitterly opposing the bill are not in a position to obstruct it any more due to lack of numbers in both Houses.

24 May 2017 2:24 AM