International Men's Day on 19th November is celebrated in over 70 countries including Trinidad and Tobago, Australia, India, China, United States. International Men's Day began to be celebrated since 1999 after it was started in Trinidad and Tobago by Dr. Jerome Teelucksingh for whom his father was his role model. The main objective of celebrating International Men's Day is to celebrate being a man.
August 20th was the day, when SIFF and Confidare were invited to Amity Law School for a panel discussion. I and Jyoti Tiwari (a well known men's rights activists and Head of Confidare Delhi NCR office) reached the venue on a hot sunny afternoon.
25th July 2014, will be considered as another black day in the history of male disposability and biased ness towards men. Today a BJD MP will propose Marriage Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2014 in the parliament as a Private Member's bill.
Recent Supreme Court's judgement on curtailing immediate arrests in all the crimes that have a conviction of seven years or less has created lots of doubts and fear in feminists. There has been a lot of hue and cry on the judgement that 498A was a law for harassed helpless women in India and Supreme Court with this judgement took the teeth away.