Priya: India’s female funny superhero returns to rescue ’stolen girls‘

Image copyright PriyaShakti Comic crusader Priya, a gang-rape survivor who earlier campaigned against rape and acid attack, is back in a new avatar. This time she is fighting the trafficking of girls and women for sex.The „modern-day female superhero“ was first launched in December 2014, exactly two years after the horrific gang rape of a…

Student protests against India’s citizenship law spread after clashes on campuses

Protests over a new citizenship law based on religion spread to student campuses across India on Monday as critics said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government was pushing a partisan agenda in conflict with India’s founding as a secular republic. Anger fuelled in harsh police crackdown on university campus protests 0:41Protests over a new citizenship law…