The actor opens up about unlearning prejudices, giving herself permission to do ‘nothing’ and why men have to learn to deal with modern feminism.
We have to give our icons permission to fail.
If Farhan Akhtar Thinks Hrithik Roshan Was Discriminated Against, He Needs To Learn What Discrimination Means
The media is not conspiring against your friend, Farhan.
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Here's Wishing Taapsee Pannu Does More Films Like 'Manmarziyaan', And Less Of 'Judwaa 2'
Pannu is exemplary in Anurag Kashyap's Manmarziyaan, and holds her own against Vicky Kaushal and Abhishek Bachchan
Why do so many Indian men and women think 'vagina' is a bad word?
You may recall the literary drama that unfolded about this time last year as Simon & Schuster granted, and later revoked
Following numerous sexual harassment allegations aimed at him, actor James Franco has reportedly contacted several of his
NEW YORK ― Marsha Annon and Yong Lee didn’t attend the 2017 Women’s March on Washington. Annon, 44, had never been to a protest
The refusal by the government to accept marital rape as a criminal act, and to protect those who commit such a heinous crime behind some spurious notion of marriage as sacred, is to embrace the mentality of a colonial past that regarded some people as less entitled to humanity than others. Let's be clear. This stand has nothing to do with Indian cultural values. It has everything to do with a conviction that some people are simply lesser humans or non-humans, while others are superior.
While women seemed fine with the idea, a majority of the men I met were riled.
Director Nitesh Tiwari Comes Clean On Dangal's Flawed Feminism, Overbearing Patriarchy, And Aamir Khan
Five mothers talk about feminism and the fairytale conundrum.
#MeToo In India: 75 Professors, 30 Institutes, What Happened To Raya Sarkar’s List Of Sexual Harassers?
We asked 23 colleges and universities if they conducted an enquiry into the allegations against their faculty.
We expect better of our childhood role model.
Even if you're just an idea, I want to believe in it.
Breaking Down Ranveer Singh's Style That Has Given The Fashion Police Quite A Few Nightmares
We know you've been wondering as well.
From feminine wash to CBD capsules, the gynaecologist famed for de-Gooping the internet runs us through her red flags.
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German philosopher and researcher Heide Goettner-Abendroth talked to HuffPost France about indigenous cultures that put respect for women at the forefront.
Let's think of these 'reserved-for-men' shrines as the women's-only coach in the Delhi Metro. Now imagine a bunch of aggressive men demanding equal rights and to be let in! Surely we'll turn into female incarnates of the wrathful Lord Shani. And why not? The Metro coach is our sanctum sanctorum, where we can squat on the floor, do our makeup, doze on our neighbour's shoulder without the fear of body odour. I am sure male devotees share similar sentiments while resisting female presence in shrines like Shani Shingnapur.
Modern Indian women's aspirations are not to shed traditional gender roles but to acquire new un-gendered roles.So while women are working and perhaps taking higher position than their husbands, they are still cooking because that remains their domain and that is their expression of love and care. And men continue to stick to their traditional roles with no sense of urgency to share household responsibilities.
Sabarimala: Kerala Police And RSS Misogynists Are Right, Only Feminists Are Visiting The Temple
Opinion: The police has successfully smelt out an ‘activist feminist’ in nearly every Malayali woman who wanted to visit Sabarimala.
“It won’t stop being a feminist issue until people stop telling women what to do with their bodies."
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Did Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Really Ever Marry A Tree?
Many believe this incident based on a 2006 news report as fact, despite the Bachchan family's regular denials.
Indian-style drapes and motifs have been a major influence on European scarves, even though this love was not returned. In the 1930s, many French couturiers such as Grès and Rochas began to be profoundly influenced by the Indian style of draping unstitched cloth, in part because of the international fashion expositions that took place at that time in Europe.
'I'm not a feminist, I'm an activist.'
Women are being lectured about what kind of rape is real and what kind is a minor indiscretion.
He blamed nature for people's troubles.
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