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Let's Talk About The Back Gate

The Gender Circle yesterday released the results of its survey on sexual harassment in the area outside campus. This coincided with the Student Welfare Committee’s announcement that certain steps would be taken in order to ensure student safety just outside the campus gates, specifically in the stretch from the metro station to the Main Gate. 1,137 more words


I wrote a piece for the Telegraph: Are foreign women safe in Ankara, or Turkey?

I wrote a piece for the Telegraph’s expat channel about how safe it is to live in Turkey as a foreign woman. You can read the final, shiny edited piece… 676 more words


Empowering Women & their Safety – The Indian Scenario

With the documentary on Rape Case Victim is burning high, I thought of publishing my thoughts about the women empowerment & their safety through this post. 1,488 more words

Personal Thoughts

Be Safe

Be safe. Be safe. More common a parting phrase than so long, farewell, and twice as redundant. Goodbyes are bad enough as it is—the pressure of final words, the failure to register the reality of departure, the awkward hug-handshake-walk-wave-step-turn-car-door-car-window choreography and then in the final moments out it spills: Be safe! 718 more words

Hey Mister, break the Chain

I promised myself I would not get political or too opinionated when I started Love.Life.Istanbul. I wanted to keep it light-hearted and “fluffy” because there’s plenty of blogs out there of a more serious and intellectual nature. 985 more words





The Delhi Gang rape

On 16th December 2012, a young physiotherapy intern and her male friend  boarded a private bus in Delhi’s Munirka colony, a journey that would end in horribly tragic circumstances. 10,334 more words

Blueprint For Safe Delhi

Indian Woman Sues Uber in the U.S. Over Alleged New Delhi Taxi Rape

An Indian woman who says she was raped by an Uber driver while she was traveling in his cab in December is suing the San Francisco–based online firm in a U.S. 195 more words