The sun is making it obvious that summer is here; maybe I should say instead that social media is making it clear that this summer is all about CSK.
27 Mar 2018
Almost two years ago, artist Sarah Levy painted a portrait of US President Donald Trump with her menstrual blood, using a tampon and a paintbrush.
21 Mar 2018
I have vague memories of ‘punishment’ — made to sit next to a person of another gender, teachers calling students in for ‘the talk’, or should I say threat, if they get wind of teenage relationships,
14 Mar 2018
Here we are at another March and another Women’s Day. In the 24 hours that we will be bombarded with things to buy to ‘celebrate’ women on March 8, which is recognised as the International Women’s day, I plead for the following:
06 Mar 2018
I don’t want to waste valuable space reiterating social commentator Piyali Ganguly’s note that has been doing the rounds since veteran actor Sridevi’s demise.
27 Feb 2018
If there were to be a nomination for ‘The Week of Mansplaining’, I would choose the past week, hands down.
13 Feb 2018
I bit the dust and watched Padmaavat last night.
06 Feb 2018
Three years ago, Deepika Padukone’s My Choice video produced for Vogue opened up the Pandora’s box of ‘choice’.
30 Jan 2018
Sexual Harassment is now the mother of all topics. Its a good thing and not so good.
23 Jan 2018
Ladies not allowed’ it read in bright red paint.
20 Jan 2018
My phone buzzed to indicate the arrival of an image in a WhatsApp group.
09 Jan 2018
My oldest friend got married this week.
02 Jan 2018
Curated lists and round-ups crowd the news space now, eliminating any doubt that the year is up already...that is if you were ever in denial about it.
26 Dec 2017
I was scoffed at when I decided to include ‘media glutton’ in the bio for this column.
19 Dec 2017
The pop-culture I have grown up with, not just of yesterday’s and today’s but of all the eras bygone — from Shankuntala to Shakespeare and Samuthirakani of the last instant, have all shown me a world
12 Dec 2017