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Feb 06, 2014
Why you need Priyanka Chopra to sell a Range Rover to a manThe most enduring image to have come out of the Auto Expo 2014 until now has been that of the actress Priyanka Chopra posing sexily on top of the bonnet of the Jaguar Land Rover's Range Rover LWB, during its launch.
Jan 31, 2014
Harvard Business School's dean apologises for sexist practices on campusHarvard Business School's Indian-American Dean Nitin Nohria has made an extraordinary public apology for the school's treatment of female students and professors and vowed to make changes at the institution.
Jan 26, 2014
Khirki's dilemma: Want Africans to go, but who pays such rent?Illegal homes mean Indian tenants would pay half the rent that the Ugandans pay. So unwelcome tenants stay, but remain unacceptable.
Dec 23, 2013
Palash Sen raises hackles at IIT-B: Are there good-looking girls here?In an essay that has now gone viral online, Asrpita Biswas wrote about comments made by singer Palash Sen, who commented on how there were not many beautiful women in IIT, and how the male students shouldn't worry, since they would graduate and find women who would "belo rotis" for them.
Dec 06, 2013
Foot in mouth: Farooq Abdullah apologises for sexist remarkFarooq Abdullah managed to offend with a statement regarding women, claimed to apologise and then made another one.
Sep 29, 2013
Driving can damage a woman's ovaries: Saudi clericOne of Saudi Arabia's top conservative clerics has said women who drive risk damaging their ovaries and bearing children with clinical problems, countering activists who are trying to end the Islamic kingdom's male-only driving rules
Aug 13, 2013
Misogyny and sexism: What's ails liberal JNU's Confessions pageWhile it may be a good forum for those from the student community who are more muted in their opinions to voice their concerns, it also brings to the table the dangers of anonymity and trolls.
Jul 30, 2013
How Digvijaya's 'tunch maal' comment helps the fight against sexismEveryday sexism is a debate that needs to be had on a much larger scale and in a twisted way, politicians making tunch maal level remarks in public helps sustain it.
Apr 20, 2013
End to misogyny: Fastrack asks Indian women to move onArray
Apr 08, 2013
From NaMo to Obama: A politician's guide to sexismBarack Obama has found himself in hot water for calling Kamala Harris the "best-looking Attorney General in the country". Political correctness run amuck? But is it any better to constantly harp about ma-behen as Indian politicians like to do?