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Feminism

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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bikers, bikes, Biking Queens, Featured, Feminism, Gujarat, motorcycles, Narendra Modi, Online Exclusive, Riding, Road trip, Sarika Mehta, Surat, Travel, travel essentials, women bikers, Women Empowerment, women riders
March 24, 2018

"I love riding because the distance I travel on the road is only half the distance I travel within myself"
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Archery, Deepika Kumari, Documentary, Equality, Feminism, Film, India, International Women’s Day, Netflix, No.1 Women Archer in the world, Rio Olympics, Shaana Levy-Bahl, Sports, Uraaz Bahl, Women Empowerment, Women in sports

We speak to producer Shaana Levy-Bahl and Olympic archer Deepika Kumari who take us on a journey of grit and determination that demonstrates why we cannot expect to be a great nation if we marginalise half our population
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Jasmeen Patheja and other participants at the #meettosleep protest in Bengaluru’s Cubbon Park

Resistance And Resilience

Text by Parmesh Shahani

Being a feminist — and speaking about it — is what is going to matter most in 2018, believes Parmesh Shahani
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