Women Issues

Women : Facts and Issues

Facts: UN report  ” Cyber violence against women and girls” – 73% women reported facing violence online. Stalkers and abusers online take advantage of anonymity and are encouraged by viral nature of the online medium which provides instant fame. Gender Development Index: 132ndrank Gender Equality Index: 127th rank Suffers from one of the lowest sex ratios (940 in 2011) in …

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Triple Talaq Issue

Facts: According to a study, 92% of Muslim women in India want oral triple talaq to go. National Commission of Women (NCW) : Triple talaq was a “highly misused” custom and Government should scrap it to protect the rights of Muslim women The ‘triple talaq’ has been abolished in 21 Islamic theocratic countries including Pakistan. …

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