Gender and Politics

With Just 7.8% Women Ministers Across States, Women Are Systemically Excluded From Power and Decision Making

Satyavathi Rathod (Right) and Sabitha Indra Reddy (Left), first women ministers in Telangana appointed recently. (Image courtesy: The Wire)

With Just 7.8% Women Ministers Across States, Women Are Systemically Excluded From Power and Decision Making

Telangana, the newest state in Southern India, finally has women ministers in the state’s council of ministers for the first time...

First Time Woman MP From The Adivasi Community Hopes To Be The Voice Of The People Of Araku

Goddeti Madhavi is a first time Scheduled Tribe Member of Parliament from the Araku Lok Sabha constituency in Andhra Pradesh. Photo credit: Annapurna Verma

First Time Woman MP From The Adivasi Community Hopes To Be The Voice Of The People Of Araku

September 3, 2019

Goddeti Madhavi (26), the first time Member of Parliament (MP) from Araku in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh (AP) knows...