Will women ever get their due in Parliament?
March 8, 2018 | INDIA TODAY |Full Article
With 65 MPs, women constitute just 12 per cent of the total strength of the 16th Lok Sabha.
In the last 22 years, successive governments have tabled the bill in Parliament but none could get it cleared from both Houses.
Modi Government Afraid Of Passing Women's Bill, Says Shashi Tharoor
May 28, 2018 | PTI |Full Article
The Women's Reservation Bill seeks to provide 33 per cent reservation to women in Parliament and state legislatures. Mr Tharoor said the ruling party was engaged in lip-service only and has no intention to introduce the bill.