Kashmir Times

Law in my kitchen: Notion of privacy in the context of gender, body, desire, sexuality

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"This patriarchy is noticed not just in rituals around marriage or traditions like a woman taking her husband's name, but, also in the roles that a husband and a wife are expected to play after marriage. Marriage is a deeply patriarchal institution and it is essential that we, as a society, rethink the law of marriage."
The law in India never uses the word 'desire'. There is no law of desire or vocabulary present in the State that talks about desire. However, this "term can refer to a gamut of things including gender, politics, culture, history, sociology and all the subjects that go into making law what it is." Desire acts as the bridge between the mind and the body.

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DW

Germany: Pilot performs emergency landing on autobahn bridge

Germany: Pilot performs emergency landing on autobahn bridge
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A truck driver and pilot were left relatively unharmed after a plane made an emergency landing on a highway. Police estimate the cost of the incident will reach tens of thousands of euros.A pilot crashed his light aircraft into a truck on Saturday after being forced to carry out an emergency landing on an autobahn bridge used by cars, local police confirmed in a statement.

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Tamil Nadu: 26-year-old HIV positive woman jumps into well with daughter in Madurai, both die

Tamil Nadu: 26-year-old HIV positive woman jumps into well with daughter in Madurai, both die
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Madurai: In a shocking incident, a woman committed suicide along with her one-year-old daughter by jumping into a well in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu on Thursday.

The incident took place at T Pudupatti area of the district.

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