'Badhaai Ho' manages to question several mothballed stereotypes associated with sex and older women.
As #MeToo swept across my social media timelines the past week, I watched first with awe, then horror, and then just plain gratitude, as women called out men who have oppressed them, sometimes even decades ago.
12/10/2018 8:59 AM IST
The Sharat Katariya film's heart is in the right place, but its understanding of equality and gender relations is incomplete.
02/10/2018 9:02 AM IST
Naushad Ahmad Khan, president of the Indian Young Lawyers' Association, hails the Supreme Court's verdict, and says he wants to live in peace.
29/09/2018 9:59 AM IST
The wait for Bollywood to grow a spine will be a long one.
28/09/2018 10:17 PM IST
51 Students Signing A Sexual Harassment Complaint Against A Law Professor, Yet He Continues To Teach At This University
Hidayatullah National Law University students say the vice-chancellor refused to take any action on their complaint and that they doubt an ICC investigation will be fair.
27/09/2018 4:56 PM IST
Empowering a girl takes just a little empathy, shows this quiet film from Assam that is India's official entry to the Oscars this year.
25/09/2018 6:27 PM IST
Eleven sewer workers died in a span of seven days in Delhi last month.
25/09/2018 10:39 AM IST
Chasing equal pay at the workplace can be both daunting and complicated.
23/09/2018 9:37 AM IST
Pannu is exemplary in Anurag Kashyap's Manmarziyaan, and holds her own against Vicky Kaushal and Abhishek Bachchan
18/09/2018 6:36 PM IST
The Supreme Court has made the police responsible for the safety of couples being threatened by families.
16/09/2018 7:43 AM IST
ALT Balaji's 'Gandii Baat' is a dangerous hotchpotch of gender 'justice' and sexual violence.
12/09/2018 8:34 AM IST
The Supreme Court said history owes an apology to LGBT+ community, Bollywood does too.
09/09/2018 1:32 PM IST
The Supreme Court's verdict accords judicial sanction to the lives and loves of millions of Indians
06/09/2018 3:47 PM IST
Students, colleagues and family members say Professor Shoma Sen, arrested in June, has worked for the rights of women and Dalits all her life.
06/09/2018 11:03 AM IST
Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor's 'Stree' may seem like a dystopia for men and utopia for women.
03/09/2018 10:04 PM IST
The app seems confused about what it wants to deal with — depression or people looking to hang out with men.
03/09/2018 1:21 PM IST
Goswami's channel has been labelling activists and lawyers 'Urban Naxals' and 'Maoists'.
01/09/2018 9:25 AM IST
Three MPs had written to Narendra Modi alleging violence against Dalits.
30/08/2018 2:22 PM IST
S.R. Darapuri says the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government is slapping the National Security Act on victims of caste violence.
28/08/2018 1:06 PM IST
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