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Dec 21, 2018
The ICC is not enough: Lessons from #MeToo on the limitations of sexual harassment lawAn issue as complex and nuanced as workplace sexual harassment warrants judicial discretion. If the significant gains from this wave of #MeToo conversations do not translate into actual structural change, then we risk relegating the hard work put into this movement to a limited, one-off success
Oct 17, 2018
MJ Akbar vs Priya Ramani: Junior minister tries to exhaust one accuser through legal means, and system might just allow itHad the current laws been in place when the women suffered at the hands of MJ Akbar, they could have approached the police or the internal complaints committeeat the organisations where he worked.
Oct 15, 2018
#MeToo: Time to rethink the biased and deeply flawed idea of ‘due process’ that has failed women time and again#MeToo needs to be the hammer that shatters our biased and deeply flawed idea of due process, leaving room for something better to emerge.
Feb 17, 2018
Nandita Das on making Manto, casting Nawazuddin Siddiqui and using anger as a means for resistanceIn this conversation with Firstpost, Nandita Das talks about the perils of making a period film and the power of Saadat Hasan Manto's writing | #FirstCulture
Feb 13, 2018
Of sati, lore of queens confined to palaces, and the modern-day Rajasthani girls who danceWhat a visit to Rajasthan's palaces, where reminders of the women who committed sati still exist, taught a writer about the way women are treated in the state | #FirstCulture
Aug 25, 2016
BJP asks Rahul Gandhi if he can be blamed for crimes committed by CongressmenCountering Rahul Gandhi's stand on Nathuram Godse killing Mahatma Gandhi, the BJP on Thursday asked the Congress vice-president if he can be blamed for the crimes committed by Congressmen.
Jun 30, 2014
Cong outrage over rape accused Nihalchand: Pots calling kettles black?The allegations against Nihalchand Meghwal by the Congress about a rape case are empty threats. When it comes to crimes against women the pots cannot call the kettle black.
Jun 06, 2014
Mallika Sherawat faces criminal complaint for 'wearing' national flagMallika Sherawat and the makers of her next film Dirty Politics are in trouble as a criminal complaint has been filed against them for depicting the actress "draped in the colours of the Indian national flag,"
Feb 16, 2014
Veteran Congress leader Parasram Maderna passes awaySenior Congress leader and former Assembly Speaker Parasram Maderna died in Jaipur this morning following respiratory failure.
Nov 12, 2013
Delhi Cong candidates' list out: Why Rahul's ordinance row was just for showThe list of candidates for the Delhi assembly polls reveals that the withdrawal of the controversial ordinance overturning the Supreme Court order keeping criminals out of politics has made little difference.