• Tag results for sexism

WATCH | College of Engineering Thiruvananthapuram gives in to girls' protests; sexist timings relaxed

The ruling is a result of endless strikes and struggles by the students of the college, especially the group, Azadi.

published on : 22nd February 2019

Writer KR Meera lauds Priyanka for 'leading a party of men with a spine' in dig at state Congress 

The writer's post criticises the Kerala leadership of the Congress for its misogynist stand on the one hand while celebrating Priyanka's feminine identity on the other. 

published on : 24th January 2019

Thought CM Pinarayi will act like a man, but he is worse than women: Congress' K Sudhakaran slammed for sexist remark

Ironically, he made the controversial statement on the same day of  Priyanka Gandhi's appointment as the Congress General Secretary in charge of eastern UP.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Deep-rooted sexism led to doubts on my direction: Kangana Ranaut 

The 31-year-old actor, known to speak her mind, said while a certain section will look at her in a particular light, her world view is extremely positive and she wouldn't change that.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Gillette commercial pontificates on the best men can be

It is a commercial that has been making headlines all over the world for the past week. Gillette’s new communication, ‘The Best Men Can Be’.

published on : 20th January 2019

Was it not through a vagina that you too were born? Facebook users slam BJP's K Surendran for insensitive comment

K Surendran had equated the vagina-shaped entrance of 'Aarppo Arthavam', a pro-women movement that was conducted in Kochi, with a 'hole'  

published on : 15th January 2019

Hotstar removes 'Koffee with Karan' episode following Hardik Pandya row 

Pandya's comments were slammed as misogynistic and sexist, drew a lot of flak from all corners, prompting the committee of administrators to issue a show-cause notice to the players on Wednesday.

published on : 11th January 2019

'Koffee with Karan' sexism row: Virat Kohli says team India doesn't stand by comments made by Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul

Kohli said that the availability of both Pandya and Rahul for the ODI series against Australia would depend on any action that the BCCI might take on Friday.

published on : 11th January 2019

Hardik Pandya apologises for 'sexist remark' on 'Koffee With Karan'

On the show, Pandya boasted about hooking up with multiple women and spoke about how open he is with his parents.

published on : 9th January 2019

Men with school-age daughters less likely to be sexist

Researchers found strong evidence that having daughters decreases fathers' likelihood to hold traditional attitudes towards gender roles.

published on : 17th December 2018

Flower power of 'Eating wasps'

There’s a saying that every experience shapes you into the person you are.

published on : 11th December 2018

Top French sports pundit Denis Balbir slammed for 'misogynist' remarks

A leading French sports pundit has been labelled a misogynist and widely criticised for claiming women should not commentate football matches because their voices are too high.

published on : 17th October 2018

Young girls primary victims of humanitarian strife

Its research details 'forced marriage, kidnappings, violence, sexual abuse, slavery' and a huge lack in education opportunities.

published on : 24th September 2018

After Serena Williams episode, US Open umpire Carlos Ramos says he is focusing on 'working again'

Ramos gave Williams three code violations in her straight-set loss to Naomi Osaka last weekend, and the American great argued that she wasn't being treated the same as some male players.

published on : 14th September 2018

Revisiting four Grand Slams, four events in 'sexism' rows

Serena Williams's claims of sexism during her spectacular US Open final meltdown follows similar controversies at the season's three other Grand Slams.

published on : 10th September 2018
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