New York Times Talks Divorce and Women in India

The New York Times author Pamposh Raina published an article on their blog last week about how divorce is a raw deal for Indian women.  The article talks about how local records show a rise in divorce in India and how the system in India is biased against women.  Those women that choose to divorce can be left in financial destitute.  There is a movement to give women in India the right to marital property.  If this legislation passes, “women will become equal owners of property.”

Read the entire blog article here: http://india.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/22/for-indian-women-divorce-a-raw-deal/