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Book Review | Welcome to the political compass’ third dimension

Meghan Daum is crisp, elegant and wryly humorous, and does not dump her traumas on the reader.

28 Aug 2022 12:02 AM

Saudi Arabia labels feminism, homosexuality, atheism as ‘extremist ideas’

Nearly dozen women's right advocates were detained weeks before ban on driving -- which they had campaigned against -- was lifted last year.

12 Nov 2019 12:03 PM

France: Thousands march against G7 near Biarritz

The 'Alternative G7' began at the Ficoba trade fair in Irun on Wednesday and saw the participation of hundreds of civil society group.

25 Aug 2019 9:55 AM

Boob art is taking the art world by storm

The female breast has always fascinated artists since time immemorial; and now it is taking a new form.

18 Jun 2019 1:26 PM

Mother India and Queen are pioneers of feminism in cinema: Kangana's sister Rangoli

Kangana and her sister Rangoli have always supported feminism and once again, the latter has voiced her opinion on feminism in cinema.

29 May 2019 8:16 AM


Donning the age

The Martha Farrell Award for Excellence in Women’s Empowerment has been instituted to honour Dr Farrell and her ideals.

31 Mar 2019 2:27 AM

'Feminism is misused in today's time and age', says Kangana Ranaut

The three-time National Award winner said after her debut film

04 Mar 2019 9:28 AM

The circus of life

Aparna Upadhyaya Sanyal’s book addresses taboos through an interplay between clowns and villagers brought to life through dramatised readings .

26 Sep 2018 12:06 AM

Bollywood is boring to me, says Twinkle Khanna

The author and actor opens up about feminism, being a misfit and embracing her ‘androgynous mind’.

21 Sep 2018 2:50 AM

Behind the glamour and glitz

Writer Manjima Bhattacharjya discusses her latest book, fashion and feminism.

07 Sep 2018 12:58 AM


Penguin releases Shaili Chopra and Meghna Pant’s Feminist Rani

Book, being called testimony to and memoir of women’s issues is collection of interviews with path-breaking, fascinating opinion leaders.

30 Aug 2018 7:17 PM

Were the Veeres too brave for us?

Among the barrage of hateful comments, those criticising the ‘unladylike’ behaviour of the protagonists were the most.

07 Jun 2018 12:11 AM

I won’t say I am a feminist, says Kareena Kapoor Khan

While Kareena Kapoor Khan believes in equality, she chooses to stay away from the loaded term.

24 May 2018 12:30 AM

Unafraid, unabashed and unbelievably funny

These Indian comediennes are invoking their life experiences to present jokes that are bold, hilarious and thought-provoking.

20 May 2018 6:29 AM

Every man for feminism

While it is important to keep the debate about feminism alive, social thinkers warn against excluding well-informed men from the movement.

02 Feb 2018 5:04 AM


Women do file fake cases against men and their families, says author Jyoti Arora

Writer’s new book You Came Like Hope that talks about women victimising men, is also a story of hope and how love prevails in the end.

31 Jan 2018 4:21 PM

Book lovers’ paradise

The World Book Fair 2018 is an interesting mix of genres, publishing trends, selling concepts and readers.

10 Jan 2018 12:12 AM

Twinkle’s quest for change

Sharing an anecdote, Akki reveals that their family doctor gets tired of Twinkle’s questions.

23 Dec 2017 12:21 AM

'Feminism' Merriam-Webster's 2017 word of the year

Merriam–Webster’s Word of the Year is a quantitative measure of interest in a particular word.

12 Dec 2017 4:06 PM

France wrestles with the line between seduction and harassment

We must change the whole way of thinking of our society.

20 Nov 2017 10:35 AM