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May 29, 2018
Despite China’s tech industry boom there's still sexism and inequality prevalent in the work spaceIn recent years, China’s tech industry has boomed, but there's still sexism and inequality prevalent in the work space.
May 03, 2018
'Keep fake concern to yourself': On World Press Freedom Day, Khabar Lahariya editors write open letter to male counterpartsThe journalists at Khabar Lahariya have written an open letter to their male colleagues of the media industry on the occasion of Press Freedom Day. The letter has been reproduced in its entirety here:
May 02, 2018
Meesha Shafi-Ali Zafar sexual harassment row shows Pakistan's #MeToo moment has miles to goWhen singer Meesha Shafi accused musician-actor Ali Zafar of sexual harassment, many called it the start of Pakistan's #MeToo moment. In the aftermath of the allegations, what was shocking was not the backlash against Meesha (that was entirely expected) but how few people came out in support of Ali Zafar
Apr 27, 2018
Misogyny and the media: What the Lakshmi Subramanian, Rana Ayyub incidents revealThe recent cases involving Rana Ayyub and Lakshmi Subramanian have shown that women journalists are subjected to trolling and harassment, apart from discrimination at the workplace | #FirstCulture
Apr 13, 2018
On Sri Reddy's protest, and the need for 'bad behaviour' which exposes how women are treated in cinemaIn her attempt to expose the quid pro quo system that exists in the Telugu film industry, Sri Reddy showed that the sexual predators are the same men who wield power | #FirstCulture
Mar 16, 2018
Ex-Karnataka DGP HT Sangliana receives public ire for comment on 2012 Delhi gangrape victim's mother 'good physique'A former Karnataka senior cop has found himself surrounded by fresh controversy for his alleged remarks over the physical appearance of Asha Devi, mother of 2012 Delhi gangrape victim Jyoti Singh
Feb 10, 2018
I've begun to fear as even girls have started drinking beer, says Goa CM Manohar ParrikarGoa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is a worried man these days as girls have started consuming alcohol
Jan 31, 2018
Formula One ends practice of using 'grid girls' before races to keep up with modern day societal normsSean Bratches, Managing Director, Commercial Operations at Formula 1 said the practice was not "appropriate or relevant to Formula 1 and its fans, old and new, across the world."
Jan 30, 2018
India's meta-preference for sons led to 21 million unwanted girls, says 'pink' Economic Survey: Punjab, Haryana worst offendersThe pink-coloured Economic Survey observed that the adverse sex ratio of females to males has led to 63 million "missing" women.
Jan 26, 2018
IIT-B is failing at protecting its women from sexism; here's how the institution needs to step upAt IIT-B, your day starts with casual sexism and ends with chauvinism, writes Maitreyee Shukla