discrimination

North Korean women suffer discrimination, rape, malnutrition: UN

North Korean women suffer discrimination, rape, malnutrition: UN

The UN committee voiced concern at rape or mistreatment of women in detention especially those repatriated after fleeing abroad.

Nov 20, 2017, 19:44 PM IST
Google becomes center of controversy after employee blames "biological causes" for tech gender gap

Google becomes center of controversy after employee blames "biological causes" for tech gender gap

The screed — dubbed "sexist" by US media — revived the simmering debate over a culture of sexism and lack of diversity in tech sectors.

 

Aug 07, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
Harvard University biased against Indians, Asians: US to probe complaint

Harvard University biased against Indians, Asians: US to probe complaint

To ensure diversity, elite universities set academic standards for Asian students that are higher than that for even whites to prevent high-scoring Asians dominating the universities if admissions were based solely on merit.

Aug 04, 2017, 11:06 AM IST

Discrimination against Muslims on rise in US: Survey

About one-in-five Muslims in the US have seen anti-Muslim graffiti in their local community in the past year.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 08:29 AM IST
Muslim woman fired for wearing hijab in US - Details of what happened with her

Muslim woman fired for wearing hijab in US - Details of what happened with her

In a case of alleged discrimination in the US, a young Muslim woman was fired from her job at a dental clinic for wearing a hijab as her employer wanted to keep a "neutral environment" in office.

Aug 07, 2016, 16:34 PM IST

Manipuri girl alleges racism, harassment at Delhi airport

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Jul 11, 2016, 13:31 PM IST
It's confirmed! Delhi restaurant turned away economically-deprived children

It's confirmed! Delhi restaurant turned away economically-deprived children

Evident that the restaurant denied food to the children because they were poor and dirty, said the fact-finding report.

Jun 15, 2016, 20:11 PM IST

No hostel polls for girls: Jamia accused of discrimination

Pinjra Tod campaigners have alleged that Jamia Millia Islamia University is discriminating against girls by holding hostel committee elections only for the boys residential accommodation.

Jan 28, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

Discrimination, alcohol, tobacco tied to panic attacks in minorities

Racial and ethnic minorities and women who encounter discriminatory sentiments and actions are more likely to experience panic attacks.

Jan 24, 2016, 10:42 AM IST
Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius accuses Supreme Court of Appeal of 'discrimination'

Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius accuses Supreme Court of Appeal of 'discrimination'

Pistorius, popularly known as the "Blade Runner," was found guilty of murder last year after being convicted of killing his girlfriend and model Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013.

Jan 13, 2016, 20:39 PM IST
Meanwhile, Eva Carneiro to continue her case against Chelsea, Jose Mourinho

Meanwhile, Eva Carneiro to continue her case against Chelsea, Jose Mourinho

Carneiro is suing Chelsea for constructive dismissal and breach of contract, besides a separate but connected legal claim against Mourinho for alleged discrimination.

Dec 19, 2015, 00:17 AM IST
I have faced bias in various countries, says Sonam Kapoor

I have faced bias in various countries, says Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor has always faced discrimination in different countries.  

Dec 11, 2015, 20:14 PM IST
SC rejects PIL on uniform civil code seeking end to 'discrimination' faced by Muslim women

SC rejects PIL on uniform civil code seeking end to 'discrimination' faced by Muslim women

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain a public interest petition seeking direction to parliament to enact a uniform civil code to put an end to alleged discrimination being faced by Muslim women.

Dec 07, 2015, 12:53 PM IST
I never faced discrimination on communal ground: Javed Akhtar

I never faced discrimination on communal ground: Javed Akhtar

"Our generation remained stuck in the rat race of earning money," Javed Akhtar said.

Nov 21, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

Overweight men, not just women, face daily discrimination

Overweight men are just as likely as overweight women to experience subtle forms of discrimination when applying for a job or shopping at retail stores, says new research.

Nov 17, 2015, 19:04 PM IST

Panel discussion on Muslim women being subjected to gender discrimination

Has Muslim personal law gone against Muslim women? Why are Muslim women falling prey to gender discrimination in a country where everyone has equal rights?

Oct 29, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

Dr Subhash Chandra Show: Women need to believe in their own self and strength

This Week Dr. Subhash Chandra Show was conducted at Birla Institute of Technology Mesra, Patna in Bihar with an all Women Audience from Patna’s Magadh Mahila College.

Oct 10, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

All India Badtameez: Looking for a fair bride?

In Matrimonial ads or television , we see how much we are obsessed with fair skin.Everyone wants a 'fair 'bride.India's unfair obsession.

Aug 01, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

BJP submits memorandum to Governor highlighting Samajwadi Party govt's failure

After staging a 24-hour long dharna as part of party's state-wide agitation against the "poor" law and order situation in UP, BJP leaders on Sunday submitted a memorandum to Governor Ram Naik alleging failure of SP government on all fronts.

Jul 05, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Transgender Rights: The new light of hope!

By Dilgrace Kaur

Jul 02, 2015, 00:16 AM IST