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Rights Of Women And Law

(Since I stepped in to the law class of my alma mater five years back, the plight and sufferings of Indian women has always been in mind. As I studied deeper in to Indian and International law relating to women, sometimes I found myself exasperated on the sheer lack of awareness among Indian women. I... 

Solitary Cop Accused Of Tax Collection Drive

In this photo provided by some shopkeepers, the accused cop scanning Khwairamband Keithel to collect money from traders. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, May 15: Even though concerted effort of the Government has resulted in shifting of street vendors to Lamphel Super Market complex, presence of some... 

Legal Awareness Camp Conducted

IMPHAL, Apr 17: St Patrick English School organized a day-long legal awareness camp at its premises today. Advocate Premlata Devi spoke on the topic, ‘Domestic violence and right to food’ in the program. She said that any kind of verbal and physical harassments meted out to women can be claimed as... 

National Seminar Starts

IMPHAL, Apr 11: A two-day National seminar which aims at producing more number of women scientists from the North East States was kick started at Imphal College today. Manipur State Women Development Corporation Chairperson AK Mirabai and Education (U) Joint Director Dr RK Yaiskul were the chief guest... 

We Can: Women Can

My dear fellow teachers and distinguished personalities, I would like to begin by stating outright that I am not delivering this as a Key-Note Address as such. Rather I am sharing with you my thoughts—my concerned thoughts on/about issues and questions confronting women today. Women Question: It has... 

Women And Sense Of Solidarity

It is both a pleasure and privilege for me to be here today. A pleasure because I am in the enviable company of such distinguished lady participants. A privilege because such invitation is not accorded to any Tom, Harry and Dick. I am therefore truly honored and for this I must thank the organizers of... 

Crime Against Women and Constitutional Safeguards

Crime against women. Image Credit: Indian Express. Crime is an act of wrong doing by voluntary and intentionally. It is very dangerous to the individual and the society. Generally, it involves the violation of social law, moral law and country’s law with the objective to cause harm or injury... 

2010: A year Of Panic And Alarm For Women In North-East India

2010: A year Of Panic And Alarm For Women In North-East India The world is welcoming the year 2011, but the women of North-east India are just not able to do the same. How can they, when they face brutal rapes and murders daily? They remember 2010 with nothing but panic and alarm. The several instances... 

Rally Exposes Battered Side Of Women, Hypocrisy

Women staging a really again violence... IMPHAL, Dec 19: In protest against the rising crime rate against women, a mass rally was taken out here today. This was followed by a public meeting where it was resolved to urge the Government to book the culprits involved in the murder of a woman at Thingkhanphai... 

Row Over Seat Allocation At Laxmi Bazar, No Holds Barred Fisticuffs Among Women

IMPHAL, Dec 13: Women vendors of Laxmi Keithel today engaged in an ugly dogfight over vendor seat allocation forcing police to fire tear gas shells and mock bombs to control the situation. Seat allocation for shed number 1 to 6 of Laxmi Keithel was done today at about 10 am under supervision of Imphal... 

The Myth Of Matriliny, Empowerment Still Eludes Meghalaya’s Women

At 25, Bris, a resident of Meghalaya, is the mother of 10 children with the eldest being a little over 10 years. Bris has no clue about how to prevent another pregnancy. Neither does her husband who, in any case, feels that having babies and looking after them is a ‘woman’s job’. It... 

Economic Rehabilitation For HIV Positive Women

IMPHAL, Oct 18: The Government of Manipur would be taking up special measure for the economic rehabilitation of women living with HIV, secretary of Legislative Forum on HIV/AIDS Dr I Ibohalbi has announced. Dr Ibohalbi was speaking as president of the 10th foundation day function of CARE Foundation held... 

Tenth Plan: NE – Perspective for Women

Issues for Consideration Over the years the planning strategies for women have evolved from welfare to development to empowerment. Policy planners have become more sensitive to gender and women’s issue in recent years. A large number of policies and programs have been brought out to improve the...