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Complaint Filed Against Women Shopping In Pyjamas

Complaint Filed Against Women Shopping In Pyjamas

We all face sexism everyday, in one way or the other. Some are very serious and extremely offensive and some have been normalised to the extent that it doesn’t really make us protest. [Feature image: ITV] In a shocking post which has caught attention on social media, a man posted a picture of two women in(…)

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I Love My Body, Says Vidya Balan

I Love My Body, Says Vidya Balan

She always speaks her mind and we love her for the impactful women-centric films she has done. Few could essay those roles like her. Power-actress, Vidya Balan, celebrated her birthday on January 1 when she turned 38. “Birthday is a special occasion. I am grateful for the life that I have got,” said Balan. Vidya Balan(…)

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8 Actresses Who Took On Sexism In 2016

8 Actresses Who Took On Sexism In 2016

They are bold, sexy and outspoken – so better not even try to mess with them  – in fact ‘criticising’, or ‘trolling’ and ‘abusing’ them? Not Gonna Work. They know how to shut down haters and we laud these 8 actresses who took on sexism in 2016 like a boss. First up Anushka Sharma who came out strong on(…)

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Serena Williams Talks About Sexism

Serena Williams Talks About Sexism

‘If I were a man, I’d have been one of the greatest athletes ever, 6-7 years ago’— said Serena Williams, the one woman in sports who doesn’t fear speak of her mind openly. She was interviewed by ESPN recently, and as expected there were some revelations from Williams about sexism and how she as a woman(…)

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Madonna Tells it Like It Is: Slams Sexism, Ageism

Madonna Tells it Like It Is: Slams Sexism, Ageism

Madonna‘s never been one to shy away from headlines — and she’s been making the news over the past few days for sure. One was a supremely fun appearance on James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke session, which has already clocked more than 9 million views in a handful of days. She is the consummate entertainer par excellence, and teases(…)

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Outrage Over Makeup Tutorial To Cover Domestic Violence Scars

Outrage Over Makeup Tutorial To Cover Domestic Violence Scars

You read that right! A Moroccan state TV series, Sahabiyat, shows women how to cover their facial scars suffered in domestic violence with the help of makeup. The woman, who is sitting beside her on whom the makeup is being done sits as if there is nothing unusual in the scene and gets the makeup done(…)

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Moral Policing: When Will Girls In Varsities Get Freedom?

Moral Policing: When Will Girls In Varsities Get Freedom?

The ground rules for girls studying in Indian colleges hit a new low as the National Institute of Technology, Calicut, has come up with a sexist circular. The circular, released on Tuesday, says that strict action will be taken against girls found ‘roaming with boys’ inside the residential campus.

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Actor Shraavya Reddy Slams Pervert Who Asked Her Breast Size

Actor Shraavya Reddy Slams Pervert Who Asked Her Breast Size

Telugu actress Shraavya Reddy slammed a pervert who openly asked her breast size during a Facebook live session. Shraavya was targeted by an ‘arguable fan’ and lost her cool and handled the situation like a boss. https://www.facebook.com/vegaentertain/videos/1181481848605109/ Watch the video here: The video made by Shraavya is going viral on social media where she is(…)

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Women Still A Minority In Science World

Women Still A Minority In Science World

Recently, a leading space scientist, Rita Schulz, accused the European Space Agency of not promoting women scientists. Let’s first of all take a moment to realise that this is an institute that’s the epitome of excellence in a particular field. Rita said she had been “shafted” by the management when she was dropped from the(…)

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Media and Sexism: It’s Not Just Megyn Kelly

Media and Sexism: It’s Not Just Megyn Kelly

It’s ironic that the media which informs people about worldwide trends, politics, culture and events has to fight sexism within its ranks. The same media that tells us about the economic, cultural, social inequalities that women have to face every day has double standards when it comes to women journalists who have to bear the brunt of(…)

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