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For the First Time, A School for Transgender Students Opens in India

History was made in India's transgender community as the first school for specifically trans students recently opened in the city of Kochi. Read More »

This Delivery Company in India Is Hiring Only Female Drivers

After hearing of a woman being raped on a moving bus in Delhi, India, Yogesh Kumar "quit his job with a German engineering firm and enrolled in a graduate program in social Read More »

This Woman Just Got the Top Score On India's Toughest Exam

This 22-year-old political science graduate just received the top score on India's exhausting civil services exam. Nearly 99 percent of the people who take the exam to earn prestigious careers in government, fail. Many reportedly take the exam repeatedly for years and never pass. Read More »

These Indian Female Motorcycle Gangs are Giving Us Squad Goals

These Indian women motorcycle gangs are giving us all squad goals. Read More »

India Mandates All Cell Phones Have "Panic Button" for Women

The occurrence of rape in India is pervasive. Read More »

Teenage Girls Found Hanging from Mango Trees

In what has seemed to be a week of sexual violence, another group of young girls has been murdered.  In India, the bodies of two teenagers, ages 14 and 15, were found hanging from mango tree branches. Read More »