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Important Topics: Growing Violence Against Women

http://www.iasplanner.com/civilservices/images/Vishaka-Guidelines.jpgAny act of gender based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual or mental harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty, whether occurring in public or in private life. As per the National Crime Record Bureau for the year 2014,

Important Topics: Women in Indian Freedom Struggle

Sarala Devi ChaudhuraniThe question of social reform remained alive in the nationalist debates during freedom struggle. Women’s consciousness around social and national question grew simultaneously. Both men and women were leading the social reform movements since the 1880s and among various debates ‘Personal is Political’ was the recurring theme.

Important Topics: Women’s Empowerment - The Government Perspective

http://www.iasplanner.com/civilservices/images/Women-Empowerment.jpgWomen’s empowerment is a complex issue and it is an enabling process which will only be achieved when an improvement in the condition of women in terms of health, education, safety and security (including social security, financial security etc.) is achieved.

Important Topics: Women’s Empowerment in the Indian Context

http://www.iasplanner.com/civilservices/images/WOMENS-EMPOWERMENT.jpgGender equality and women’s empowerment are essential for the development and well-being of families, communities and nations. Due to prevalence of patriarchy women have been discriminated not only in India but in most parts of the world. Violence against women is a part of the system and according to UN, one out of

(World Geography) - Mountains, Plateaus and Plains & Compressional Tectonic Forces


Concepts of Geography, Natural Resources



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