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Tuesday, September 28, 2021



Support for Korean archer An San after anti-feminist trolls ask for her medals to be taken away

July 30, 2021 1:26 pm

The 20-year-old has won two gold medals, and set a new Olympic record, but what a certain section of people in her home country noticed and criticised her for, was her hairstyle

How a Sanskrit poet is changing the way we see our traditional texts

June 27, 2021 10:10 am

Rishiraj Pathak, winner of Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar 2020, on making the ancient language accessible to people and being a feminist

Sita and Draupadi, feminist icons for young girls today

July 14, 2020 10:52 am

In the two epics, the Ramayana and the Mahabharata, the respective heroines Sita and Draupadi are feminist icons, though different in their circumstances and character.

Talking about the incident made me a hashtag such as #rape, #victim, says Sapna Bhavnani

July 11, 2015 12:50 pm

As her online post goes viral, Sapna Bhavnani says she doesn’t want to become just a hashtag.

Chaudhury on TV vs Chaudhury in print

November 24, 2013 2:54 am

The Goa Police has said Shoma did not respond to their requests for information and had to be reminded repeatedly.

Sociologist Rege passes away

July 14, 2013 5:08 am

Sociologist,writer and feminist Sharmila Rege died after a prolonged illness in city on Saturday evening.

Green warrior and Nobel laureate Maathai is no more

September 27, 2011 12:26 am

Wangari Maathai,the Kenyan environmentalist who started out by paying women a few shillings to plant trees and went on to become the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize.

KFC in sexism row over sales promo

September 23, 2010 5:05 pm

'The Colonel' has trodden on the feminists' sensitive toes.