BLACK CLOTHES

  • No jeans for girls in Bhiwani college, no black clothes in Bijnor December 10, 2012

    Bhiwani/Bijnor: There has been public outrage after two diktats in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. While in Haryana, a college has banned girls from wearing jeans, in Uttar Pradesh, the Bijnor District Magistrate has asked girls not to wear black clothes at a Chief Minister event. A women's college in the Bhiwani...
  • UP: Bijnor DM asks women not to wear black clothes December 10, 2012

    Bijnor: A regressive and strange diktat has ruffled feathers in Uttar Pradesh. Women students in Bijnor have been barred from wearing black clothing and jeans at a function to be presided by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. Reports say women have also been barred from wearing jeans and using mobile phones. This...
  • Kali Sena checks eveteasing in Kanpur January 6, 2007

    New Delhi: They qualify as the desi blackcat commandos and their mission is to ensure that the girls do not fall prey to eveteasing. An organisation, whose members call themselves the Kali Sena, have started a vigil around girls' institutions in Kanpur to "check eveteasing". As the name goes,...