Bridging the Gender Pay Gap in India

India is a country of paradoxes, where rapid economic growth and social transformation coexist with persistent inequalities and injustices. One of the most glaring and persistent problems is the gender pay gap, which refers to the difference between the average earnings of men and women for the same work. According to a report by the […]

Animal: Yet another instance of Bollywood’s misogyny and sexism

NEW DELHI: India boasts a vibrant film industry; however, the depiction of women in Indian cinema has raised longstanding concerns. Women in these films have consistently been objectified and sexualised, with such portrayals becoming the norm rather than the exception. Despite the nation’s swift social and economic advancements, the film industry persists in perpetuating gender […]

Indian Art Festival’s 8th edition enchants audiences with kaleidoscope of creativity

This artistic extravaganza featured a diverse range of styles, from figurative to abstract, traditional to architectural, landscapes to wildlife, and religious themes, promising a vibrant visual experience.

FILM REVIEW | Thank You For Coming: A movie overflowing with fluff and frivolity

Kanika Kapoor (portrayed by Bhumi Pednekar) is an unmarried woman in her middle years, and surprisingly, she has never experienced an orgasm. Quite early in the movie, it becomes evident that her actual life is far removed from the romantic tales she grew up hearing and watching, which were like fairytales. Kanika feels burdened by […]

International Women’s Day: Rights Every Indian Woman Must Know

NEW DELHI: International Women’s Day is a global holiday celebrated annually on March 8 to commemorate the cultural, political, and socio-economic achievements of women. It is also a focal point in the women’s rights movement, to bring attention to issues such as gender equality, reproductive rights, and violence and abuse against women. A total of […]