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Feminism

#MeToo, #TimesUp, Anaarkali of Aarah, Bollywood, Featured, Feminism, Online Exclusive, sexism, Sexual Assault, Swara Bhaskar, Tanushree Dutta, Veere Di Wedding
October 13, 2018

The fearless actor who brought the subject of female desire into mainstream theatres earlier this year with a glorious masturbation scene speaks out on Bollywood’s #MeToo movement and why everyone should be a feminist.
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Anu Chouhan, Artists, bridal artist, Featured, Feminism, feminist art, Hiba Khan, Indian diaspora artists, Instagram artists, Neha Kapil, Nimisha Bhanot, Online Exclusive, Sam Madhu, unsanskaari brides
October 03, 2018

As the wedding season begins, have you already had enough of imagery depicting layers of make-up, an accommodating smile and eyes permanently fixed to the floor? These artists' badass desi dulhans are challenging the norm....
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Exclusive excerpt, Featured, Feminism, Feminist Rani, Kalki Koechlin, Meghna Pant, Online Exclusive, Penguin Random House

The book authored by Meghna Pant and Shaili Chopra features a collection of compelling conversations with opinion leaders who advocate gender equality. Here's an excerpt from Kalki Koechlin's interview about her childhood, marriage and her struggle to break stereotypes
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Akbar, Books, Featured, Feminism, Heroines, History, India, Ira Mukhoty, Mughals, Online Exclusive, Power, Shah Jahan, Women
June 22, 2018

Ladies of the royal zenana were "relentlessly independent, well travelled and audacious", says the author about the queens she writes about in her latest tome...
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Blues rock band, Clothes, Fashion, Featured, Feminism, Music, Musician, Online Exclusive, Soulmate, The Male Gaze, Tipriti Kharbangar

We speak to the vocalist and guitarist of blues rock band Soulmate about creating an onstage persona that does justice to the genre...
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Alisha Pais, Clothes, Fashion, Featured, Feminism, Indian folk-rock artist, Me & The Other 2, Music, Musician, Online Exclusive, The Male Gaze, The Stage
May 07, 2018

Indian folk-rock artiste Alisha Pais talks about choosing comfort over allure when she performs
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