women in politics
Shouldn’t my mother have a political opinion and voice of her own rather than imbibing it from her family?
Judge Katerina Sakellaropoulou will be elected as the first female president of Greece on January 22, 2020. Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou is the head of the council of the state since 2018.
Joanna Roper is the representative of the UK’s Special Envoy for Gender Equality and was in India to attend the government’s Raisina Dialogue.
From the inclusion of women in the lowest tier of Panchayat to nominating them as national leaders, it is essential to have decisions made by them at each level, says Harini Calamur.
Esther is breaking barriers in a community “where women are expected to have their places in the kitchen.” Dressed in traditional Herero attire, the presidential candidate spoke of not only women empowerment but also gay rights and legalising abortion.
The court pronounced the instruction to the police while dismissing Rashid’s anticipatory bail as the Investigation Officer (IO) told the court that the probe was at a preliminary stage.
They didn’t just attack Jain’s overextension in the position of Mayor beyond the initial 2.5 years promised, they also questioned the Congress party leadership.
Bala’s historic win is marked by the fact that she is the first female MLA from the constituency in its 42 years of history.
The only two female candidates who have been given tickets for the first time are Dnyanjyoti Manohar Badane Patil from Dhule Rural and Mukta Tilak who has been fielded from Kasba Peth.
One of the major highlights of the elections is that well-known pugilist Babita Singh has also got a MLA ticket to fight from Dadri constituency of Haryana.
It must require deeply blurry eyesight for a giant party like Congress to completely ignore such a vast gendered political change.
INLD leader Abhay Singh Chautala promised a grant of Rs five lakhs for each girl as ‘kanyadaan’ at the time of her marriage. The party has also promised free higher education for girls.