It is the same story every day. I am old enough to be their mother, but they still feel entitled to comment on my body, insult me, and stop their cars to ask me to go with them.
Chris Crowstaff talks to Anushay Hossain: "if you have one important male link – that’s all you need... It’s usually the elite that has these important links - the mother of somebody, the sister of somebody, the wife of somebody..."
“Do you see those cages in the second-floor windows?” my contact asked me.... “They hold little girls as young as 4 years old who are smuggled in from Nepal...”
By Marnie Summerfield Smith: "Jamilla told me she was hoping there would be a new battle in Afghanistan – the battle of the pen..."
March 2011: By Chris Crowstaff - "The World Nuclear Association reassured us on their website, 'Japanese, and most other, nuclear plants are designed to withstand earthquakes, and in the event of major earth movement, to shut down safely...'"
"No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you..." Mohammad Ali Jinnah (1944) - first Governor General of Pakistan.
The status of women in India has been subject to many great changes over the past few millennia.
From equal status with men in ancient times through the low points of the medieval period, to the promotion of equal rights by many reformers, the history of women in India has been eventful.
Interview with film-maker Ellen Bruno: "I visited a friend in the camps in Burma... I saw human trafficking first-hand, and realized that the young girls had so little awareness of what was to happen to them..."