Sexism

WWE vice president Triple H apologises after backlash over sexist joke on Paige

Ahead of an event, Triple H made the off-colour comment when he questioned whether Paige knew how many children she had.

published on : 17th January 2020

Saturday Night Live had very sexist work environment: Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Although there were plenty of 'incredibly funny' people on the show, the 'Veep' star told Stephen Colbert that it was also a 'very sexist' environment during her three-year tenure.

published on : 9th December 2019

Restaurants in Saudi Arabia no longer need to segregate women and men

Restaurants and cafes in Saudi Arabia, including major Western chains like Starbucks, are currently segregated by "family" sections allocated for women who are out on their own.

published on : 9th December 2019

‘Cristiano, Lionel, Zlatan, help me!’: Megan Rapinoe roasts GOATs for silence on sexism, racism

But, the US winger was clear about the respect she has for the legends as she went on to add that nobody can knock them off from history - no matter what.

published on : 5th December 2019

Restricting women to Sabarimala nothing to do with gender inequality: RSS

In a 3:2 verdict, the SC referred to a seven-judge bench the pleas seeking review of its 2018 judgement allowing women and girls of all ages to enter the Sabarimala temple.

published on : 14th November 2019

Centre approves admission of girl students in Sainik schools from 2021-22 academic session

Singh also directed the officials concerned to ensure availability of necessary infrastructure and sufficient female staff in those educational institutes, it said.

published on : 18th October 2019

Teachers should provide equal attention to boys and girls: NCERT tells pre-schools

The HRD Ministry's curriculum developing body has made the "gender equality" recommendations in the new guidelines for pre-school education.

published on : 17th October 2019

Six out of 10 European women suffer sexism at work: Survey

While some 18 per cent said they were touched inappropriately, such as a hand on the bottom, a forced hug or an unwanted kiss.

published on : 12th October 2019

Hyderabad St Francis College for Women drops ‘knee-length Kurtis only’ rule after students protest

Four-hour-long protest at St Francis College for Women leads to revocation of ‘knee-length kurti only’ dress code

published on : 17th September 2019

Policing young women and creating hostile spaces

The worrying part of this is the deeper questions its raises in terms of authoritarian practices in the administration of educational institutions, and the derogation of dignity it perpetuates.

published on : 17th September 2019

Westworld star says declining sexual advances of filmmakers narrowed her options

The British actor, well-known for starring in 'Mission: Impossible 2', 'Crash' and 'The Pursuit of Happyness' in the 2000s, most recently featured in 'Westworld' season two. 

published on : 2nd September 2019

Gender inequality widening after decade of progress: World Economic Forum

A decade of slow progress towards better parity between the sexes has screeched to a halt, the World Economic Forum said today, warning the global gender gap was now widening.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Bob Weinstein denies sexual harassment claim by TV showrunner

Amanda Segel, an executive producer of "The Mist", alleged that Weinstein repeatedly made romantic advances and asked her to join him for private dinners. 

published on : 18th October 2017

Kangana takes a dig at sexism in Bollywood; Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh hit badly

All India Bakchod in collaboration with actress Kangana Ranaut has released a video which is a take on how Bollywood treats woman and how sexism has been normalised.

published on : 13th September 2017

Male dominance prominent in Malayalam film industry: Bhavana

Actress Bhavana has said that women in Malayalam cinema do not have the same acceptability as their male counterparts considering how producers market their films for satellite rights.

published on : 11th September 2017
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