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Sulli Deals

Weaponising Hate Apps: Sulli Deals and Bulli Bai

By Prabir Purkayastha The recent Sulli Deals and bulli Bai cases targeting Muslim women show how the deeply anti-women and communal mindset manifests when deployed...

I don’t have a choice to remain silent: Safoora Zargar

For Safoora Zargar, a Muslim student leader, hardly a day goes by​ without online abuse from India’s right-wing trolls for her dissent against Modi’s Hindutva...

Muslim women in India again listed for ‘auction’ on app

Indian authorities have launched an investigation into an app in which hundreds of Muslim women were listed for “auction” using photos taken from their...

Online ‘Auction’ Is Latest Attack on Muslim Women in India

By Sameer Yasir Hiba Bég, a graduate student in the United States, was visiting the grave of her grandmother in New Delhi over the weekend when...

How Twitter’s liberal policy on porn allows Indian Muslim women to be harassed

In July, dozens of Indian Muslim women found their pictures displayed as “deals of the day” on an app that went by the name...

India’s right wing will ‘speak’ for Afghan women, but stay silent at home

  By S Swaminathan Hyderabad: The Taliban takeover of Afghanistan which saw its President Ashraf Ghani leaving the country has left the entire world concerned in the wake...

‘Sulli Deals’: A Month On, Muslim Women Ask Why No Arrests In Hate Crime

NEW DELHI — Even as the horror we felt when hearing about an online auction of Indian Muslim women recedes from our collective conscience, the “Sulli...

Sulli Deals: Minorities panel asks for action taken report over bid to auction Muslim women

New Delhi: The National Commission for Minorities Tuesday issued a notice to the Delhi Police commissioner and a superintendent of police, Ghaziabad, in connection with...

‘Sulli Deals’: Fighting And Surviving A Hate Crime

By Betwa Sharma  Hana Mohsin Khan, a commercial airline pilot, has watched her Muslim friends leave India over the past few years. She used to...