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May 03, 2018
Sridevi tribute-themed 'Leddis Night' brings 500 cosplaying women together in BengaluruBangalore was host to a unique kind of evening when The Ladies Finger, presented Leddis Night!, an all-women performance night with a Sridevi tribute theme.
Apr 10, 2018
Irrfan Khan-starrer Blackmail celebrates yet another man for not giving in to his violent urgesIrrfan Khan's character in Blackmail seems to be very prone to graphic and murderous thoughts about the people who anger him, especially women.
Feb 21, 2018
Krishna Sen case: Story of woman who pretended to be a man to swindle wives raises many questionsThe case of Krishna Sen from Nainital — born biologically female, who posed as a man, married two women, and now stands accused of harassing one of them for dowry — throws up interesting questions about gender identity, male privilege and how we perceive them
Feb 18, 2018
Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz surpasses 'broken boy healed by happy woman' trope with Geetanjali Thapa's actIn Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz, Archana is meant to be a symbol of female resilience and vigour, and Alfaaz a testament to the extreme fragility of masculinity
Feb 10, 2018
Padman: A unique, essential film that doesn't over-glorify Akshay Kumar's male saviour statusOnce you get past the irritation of Akshay Kumar Good Boy status, there’s not much you'll find objectionable about Padman, because Muruganantham’s is a truly unique story.
Jan 19, 2018
In Small Acts of Freedom, Gurmehar Kaur poignantly weaves together stories of her family, identityIn her book, Gurmehar Kaur presents small, intimate stories of her father, which make accusations of “anti-nationalism” seem hollow | #FirstCulture
Jan 17, 2018
Rima Kallingal, Ekta Kapoor, Kalki Koechlin's recent speeches reflect challenges faced by women in film industryEkta kappor, Kalki Koechlin and Rima Kallingal manage to provide a really comprehensive view of the different kinds of challenges different women face at different levels in the film industry.
Dec 21, 2017
Parvathy harassed for comments on Mammootty's Kasaba: Another example of how misogynistic show business isIt's appalling that Parvathy's statement on Kasaba, which can only be described as — “I watched a sexist movie recently”, has become an invitation to be brutally harassed and trolled.
Nov 30, 2017
Kirron Kher's advice on women's safety is a throwback to every well-meaning, imposing auntie you've ever hadIf you have an aunty like Kirron Kher, you’d spend a lot of time explaining to her that her well-meaning, genuinely heartfelt pleas to “take care” just add to the anxiety you face as you wade through a world full of men who you’re expected to see as dangerous
Nov 18, 2017
Satara's women co-own the homes they live in: Why this is significant in Indian contextThe Dalit Mahila Vikas Mandal has been pushing for women in primarily agrarian Satara to be named in the title deeds of the homes and properties they live on