Gender Bias
Opinion  /  Published 24.06.22

Letters to the editor

Empty words Sir — Gender inequality in academia is usually brushed under the carpet. A new study has found that female scientists are less likely to receive authorship credit or be named on pat...
By The Telegraph

Style  /  Published 24.02.22

The girlfriend jeans, does it even exist?

It struck me while buying a present for my 12-year-old. I suggested a pair of boyfriend jeans for her on her birthday. Could I even by the last stretch of my imagination have suggested “girlfrie...
By Neurotic Nayika

India  /  Published 23.09.21

Cricket: Gender bias batter-ed

Back in July 2014, when members of M.S. Dhoni’s team were introducing themselves at a garden party hosted by then Indian high commissioner Ranjan Mathai, Virat Kohli announced himself with chara...
By Amit Roy in London

Opinion  /  Published 20.08.21

Letters to the Editor: Nation thanks Supreme Court for eliminating gender bias in NDA exams

Sir — On Wednesday, the Congress leader, Shashi Tharoor, was discharged by a sessions court in Delhi in connection with the sensationalized case of the death of his wife, Sunanda Pushkar (&ldquo...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 15.07.21

Little known: PoSH Act

Laws alone cannot correct institutionalized gender bias; people must have a genuine desire for justice too. A direction by the Bombay High Court exposed ways in which gender bias functions in implemen...
By The Editorial Board


Opinion  /  Published 25.04.21

Perfectly at home: Women in ads

By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 19.04.21

Blind men and their nation

By Shyam G. Menon

Opinion  /  Published 28.03.21

Finger on the lips

The silent era of films has ended, but only for men. New research tracking speaking parts in Hindi films reveals that on an average, in the biggest pan-national box-office hits from the past five year...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 14.02.21

Caste out: complexities of systematic bias

It is a comment on the times that any positive sign of professional ethics is greeted with relief. An organization based in the United States of America, the Development Data Lab, examined eight crore...
By The Editorial Board

Entertainment  /  Published 16.12.20

Priya Shakti meets Burka Avengers

Priya’s Mask sees Priya join hands with Pakistan’s female superhero, Burka Avenger, in the fight against the virus. That’s a message in itself, isn’t it? Ram: Talent, like the...
By Priyanka Roy 


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