Entertainment  /  Published 05.08.22

Blonde: New biopic on Marilyn Monroe

In the #MeToo and #BlackLivesMatter era, it is of course fitting to emphasize how Monroe fought for self-determination and supported civil rights. As Lois Banner, a professor of history and gender st...
By Deutsche Welle

India  /  Published 31.07.22

Writer booked for sexual harassment

A well-known post-Marxist Malayalam writer and prominent cultural figure has been booked in two separate sexual harassment cases, both based on complaints lodged by writers in the latest #MeToo allega...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Entertainment  /  Published 27.05.22

Depp vs Heard: Mudslinging on

The defamation trial of Hollywood stars Johnny Depp and Amber Heard has long been making headlines, and with the trial drawing to an end, there is heated online debate about the guilt or innocence of ...
By Deutsche Welle

Entertainment  /  Published 20.02.22

Bappida: The musical wizard from Bengal

It was the very amiable and approachable Panchamda (R.D. Burman) who brought a new sound to Hindi film music, creating a repertoire that went from pure melody like Raina beeti jaye (Amar Prem) to foot...
By Bharathi S. Pradhan

Opinion  /  Published 21.01.22

Letters to the Editor: The Royal Shakespeare Company must be lauded for pushing boundaries

Cast anew Sir — Stories must be retold according to the changing needs of the time. The Royal Shakespeare Company has set its new production of Much Ado About Nothing in an Afro-futuristic worl...
By The Telegraph


People  /  Published 10.01.22

‘Identify soft patriarchy’: Author Tanushree Ghosh advises Kolkata’s youth

My advice to young girls is to understand that until and unless the ecosystem around us changes, women will continue to be subjected to discrimination. That’s why movements like #MeToo is so imp...
By Lygeia Gomes

Opinion  /  Published 08.01.22

Calcutta is a feeling, in film, books

Although ethnic diversity is generally missing from sex dramas, there are two notable exceptions. In 1988-89, attention was focused on the indiscretions of a former Miss India, Pamela Singh, who was n...
By Amit Roy

Sports  /  Published 04.11.21

Tennis star’s sexual assault volley at China leader

Peng Shuai, China’s professional tennis star, has publicly accused a former vice-premier of China of sexual assault, igniting an online firestorm of attention to a #MeToo allegation that for the...
By Steven Lee Myers

India  /  Published 20.09.21

#MeToo: Cry to remove Channi from CM post

National Commission for Women (NCW) Chief Rekha Sharma has today requested Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi to remove Punjab's new Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi from his post "...
By Our Bureau, Agencies

Opinion  /  Published 13.09.21

Where have the voices gone?

It has been a few months since the United States of America decided to unconditionally pull out its troops from Afghanistan. We now know that a humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding there. We also kno...
By Chirantan Chatterjee


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