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The Laughter Challenge is on us: How dominance of upper caste men affects our consumption of comedy
Life

The Laughter Challenge is on us: How dominance of upper caste men affects our consumption of comedy

While male comics being awkward, rude, cynical, gross, horny makes us laugh, female comics who perform the same acts make us awkward | #FirstCulture

Stand-up for feminism: Indian women comics are making patriarchy the punch-line in their acts
Life

Stand-up for feminism: Indian women comics are making patriarchy the punch-line in their acts

Women comics in India excel at couching trenchant social commentary in seemingly ordinary jokes | #FirstCulture

Queens of Comedy review: TLC's new show is a milestone in comedy of, by and for women
Entertainment

Queens of Comedy review: TLC's new show is a milestone in comedy of, by and for women

Queens of Comedy is all about the special kind of funny women can be when they are alone together.

Aditi Mittal’s Netflix special may make Indian men squirm (and that’s a good thing)
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Aditi Mittal’s Netflix special may make Indian men squirm (and that’s a good thing)

If anyone needed a disclaimer or a warning before watching Aditi Mittal’s Netflix special, then it’s there right in the title: ‘Things They Wouldn’t Let Me Say’

Stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal to have own Netflix show Things They Wouldn't Let Me Say
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Stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal to have own Netflix show Things They Wouldn't Let Me Say

The news of Aditi Mittal's show comes two weeks after she criticised Amazon Prime for hiring zero female comedians for a comedy segment.

Sexism in stand-up comedy; or what happens when you ask a boys' club why it’s a boys' club
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Sexism in stand-up comedy; or what happens when you ask a boys' club why it’s a boys' club

“Is there sexism in the comedy industry as well?” Anupama Chopra probably knew the answer to this question before she asked the six comedians — five of them male — sitting with her, in an episode for Film Companion.

Sexism in stand-up comedy? No laughing matter, as this Anupama Chopra-led panel proves
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Sexism in stand-up comedy? No laughing matter, as this Anupama Chopra-led panel proves

Film critic Anupama Chopra recently had a discussion on 'sexism in the comedy industry' — with a panel consisting of five men and one woman.

Sex and Sexability 2.0: Talking about disability and mental illness, with a dose of humour
Life

Sex and Sexability 2.0: Talking about disability and mental illness, with a dose of humour

The second edition of Sex and Sexability - India's first stand-up comedy show that revolves around sexuality, disability and mental health - took place on Saturday.

Sex and Sexability: A stand-up comedy show aims to start conversations around disability, sexuality
Life

Sex and Sexability: A stand-up comedy show aims to start conversations around disability, sexuality

Sex and Sexability will star Aditi Mittal and four stand-up comedians who will bust myths and taboos around disability and sexuality. Watch their video interview here:

Watch: Aditi Mittal tells us why you should touch yourself for breast cancer awareness
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Watch: Aditi Mittal tells us why you should touch yourself for breast cancer awareness

Because October 2016 is breast cancer awareness month, Aditi Mittal actively encourages us to check for cancer.

#JusticeforSushant: Social media outrages over Amity student's suicide
India

#JusticeforSushant: Social media outrages over Amity student's suicide

Sushant Rohilla, a third-year law student from Amity law School in Delhi, committed suicide on 10 August, for not being able to appear for his semester exams as the college authorities didn't allow him citing his low attendance.

Aditi Mittal, Ashutosh Dabke on performing adult comedy in the time of censorship
Entertainment

Aditi Mittal, Ashutosh Dabke on performing adult comedy in the time of censorship

Stand-up comics Aditi Mittal and Ashutosh Dabke on comedy, and censorship

AIB Roast case: HC asks cops not to file chargesheet against participants
Politics

AIB Roast case: HC asks cops not to file chargesheet against participants

The Bombay High Court asked the city police not to file charge sheet against Bollywood film-maker Karan Johar, actors Deepika Padukone, Ranvir Singh and others facing a criminal case for allegedly using obscene language on the AIB Roast show.

Just for laughs: Random Chikibum wins 'Comedy Hunt', India’s first web hunt for comedy stars
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Just for laughs: Random Chikibum wins 'Comedy Hunt', India’s first web hunt for comedy stars

Comedy Hunt, India’s first web hunt for comedy stars, has found its winner, Random Chikibum.

AIB Roast 2.0? Why not, say members of All India Bakchod
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AIB Roast 2.0? Why not, say members of All India Bakchod

The first AIB Roast may have raked up immense controversy but the comedy group is prepared to do it all over again.

AIB roast: Bombay HC restrains police from arresting film-maker Karan Johar
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AIB roast: Bombay HC restrains police from arresting film-maker Karan Johar

The Bombay High Court on Friday restrained the city police from taking coercive action against Bollywood film-maker Karan Johar in connection with the case registered against him and others over the AIB Roast show.

Concept of 'Roast' not new, did not intend to insult women, AIB tell Bombay HC
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Concept of 'Roast' not new, did not intend to insult women, AIB tell Bombay HC

Even as the Bombay High Court on Tuesday restrained the police from arresting members of All India Bakchod (AIB) in connection with their controversial roast, the comedy group has told the court in a petition that this concept was not a new one and had existed since 1949, the first one being held in New York.

AIB Roast: Court orders FIR against Ranveer, Deepika, Arjun, Alia, Karan Johar and 9 others
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AIB Roast: Court orders FIR against Ranveer, Deepika, Arjun, Alia, Karan Johar and 9 others

In a latest salvo, a Mumbai court on Thursday slammed the organisers of All India Bakchod for its show AIB Knockout which was held at the National Sports Club of India on 20 January 2015.

AIB Roast panelist Aditi Mittal's show cancelled after political parties protest
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AIB Roast panelist Aditi Mittal's show cancelled after political parties protest

While All India Bakchod issued a statement saying that they had not received any threats from political parties or had not been asked to take down the Roast video, Aditi Mittal, who was also a part of the AIB Knockout has been facing the irk of a political group.