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Gay Rights Rewind: India Criminalizes Homosexuality Again
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, ethics, culture, India, society, politics, freedoms, world, violence, news )

- 1742 days ago -
This week, the Indian Supreme Court restored a 19th-century ban criminalizing homosexuality.
India Gang-Rape Deepens Concerns Over Women's Safety
Society & Culture  (tags: world, women, violence, society, safety, news, India, ethics, culture, humans, environment, education, politics )

- 1854 days ago -
The brutal rape in Mumbai was the latest in a number of vicious crimes against women that have battered India's image.
Support Women in India Fighting Against Domestic Violence ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, protection, India )

- 1908 days ago -
Commend the Gulabi Gang for creating a group focused on women's empowerment and protecting women from domestic violence.
India: Take Violence Against Women Seriously ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, women, rape, India, protection )

- 1970 days ago -
The rape of a five-year-old in Delhi has sparked new protests in India demanding more action from the government to curb the nation's rape epidemic. Allegedly, local police refused to help find the missing child, who was left for dead for 48 hours after
A Safer India for Women and Children ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, women, girls, rape, protection, India )

- 1977 days ago -
April 19, 2013 A five year old girl was abducted and brutally raped in Delhi, by her neighbor for 48 hours. She had gone out to play with her friends when the man who lived in the same building kidnapped her and eventually left her unconscious and
Hindu MPs and MLAs Should Wake Up, Speak Up; Prevent Terrorism or Become VICTIMS of It Soon
Society & Culture  (tags: India, Islamic Violence against Hindus, terrorism )

- 2030 days ago -
"I will create terror into the hearts of the unbelievers; smite ye above their necks and smite all their finger-tips off them." Quran 8:12 Two deadly bombings ripped through the busiest street in Dilshuknagar in Hyderabad at the busiest time killing 16
Islamic Terrorism and Genocide of Kashmiri Pandits
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, Muslims, Hindus, Kashmir Valley, India, Kashmiri Pandits, abuse, culture, death, freedoms, murder, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

- 2130 days ago -
350,000 Kashmiri Pandits, constituting 99% of the total population of Hindus living in Muslim majority area of the Kashmir Valley, were forcibly pushed out of the Valley by Muslim terrorists, trained in Pakistan, since the end of 1989. They have been f
India: Muslim Mob Rampages Following Friday Prayers
Society & Culture  (tags: India, Islamic violence )

- 2133 days ago -
On Friday, hundreds of people emerging from the mosque started pelting stones, attacked security personnel and went on a rampage when they were prevented from going towards the Charminar to offer 'salam'.
Stop Human Safaris on Andaman Islands of India ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, habitat, India )

- 2194 days ago -
The Jarawa are a reclusive tribe, consisting of only about 250-400 people, inhabiting the jungles of the Andaman Islands located in the waters surrounding India. For thousands of years, they have lived peacefully and isolated from the rest of the world
Angry Father Beheads Daughter in Gruesome Honor Killing ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, crime, family, women, India, murder, culture, world )

- 2277 days ago -
In India, a father recently killed his daughter in order to "restore honor to his family." No stranger to brutality against women, India is considered by many to be one of the worst places in the world for women's rights. Urge the Indian government to...
GOOD NEWS! Real-Life Slumdog Millionaire: Poor Clerk Becomes First Person to Win $1 Million on Indian TV
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, culture, world, India, tv, life imitating art, Slumbdog Millionaire, goodnews, news, media, society )

- 2520 days ago -
A poor government clerk from a desolate region of eastern India has become the first person ever to win $1 million on an Indian game show
India's PM Open to Talks as Anti-Graft Protests Gather Pace
Society & Culture  (tags: India, hunger strike, culture, corruption, world, rights, news, interesting, humans, society, politics )

- 2588 days ago -
At least 20,000 people gathered on Saturday to support an anti-corruption social activist who has galvanized much of India against the government with his hunger strike, amid signs from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of compromise to end the impasse.
OUTRAGEOUS! India's 'Shocking' Child Sex-Change Epidemic
Society & Culture  (tags: society, world, India, sex change operations on children, safety, rights, culture, abuse, children, child, government, family, ethics, politics, religion, news )

- 2639 days ago -
Parents in the world's largest democracy are reportedly paying surgeons $3,200 to turn their young daughters into young sons. What's behind this "social madness"?
Female Foeticide in India - A Grave Concern
Society & Culture  (tags: women, female, Girl child, Foeticide, Crime, India )

- 2643 days ago -
It is the law of the nature that the life expectancy and birth rate of a female is more than a male. Consideringly, there should be more female than male in the society.Contrary to this, the child sex ratio i.e. the number of female child per1000 male....
ACTION ALERT: Keep Kids in School and Out of Coal Mines! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: india, child labour, child abuse, education, schools, protection, laws, legalisation, coal mines, health, dangerous )

- 2656 days ago -
Although child labor is outlawed in India, national laws are trumped by tribal rules in some regions and ignored in others, allowing children as young as 8 to work in dangerous coal mines without consequences to the owners or managers

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