Opinion  /  Published 24.05.21

Women of Bengal unite

The resounding victory of the Trinamul Congress in the assembly elections can be attributed to the overwhelming support of women voters across social and economic groups. Unlike many states, West Beng...
By Sabir Ahamed

Opinion  /  Published 04.03.21

Free show: BJP and politics of misogyny

Emotions should be recollected in tranquillity, or they run away in unintended directions. The minister of state for environment, forest and climate change, Babul Supriyo, may have expected laudatory ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 23.11.20

Law of hate: The love jihad lie

When a lie has been promoted loudly and frequently enough, it can become material for law. That is the trajectory of the ‘love jihad’ narrative, which claims that men from India&rsquo...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 09.11.20

Misogynist who vilified women or forgot them

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 27.09.20

Foul ball

Sir — The fifth edition of the United Nations' Global Biodiversity Outlook and the World Wildlife Fund’s Living Planet Report 2020 highlight the serious damage done...
By The Telegraph


Opinion  /  Published 02.07.20

Sign of red: Women as property

A marriage may break down for a million reasons. The Gauhati High Court granted divorce to a man and woman with a history of disagreements, although a family court had earlier dismissed the husband&rs...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 01.09.19

Hell hath no fury like a man chastised

Hell hath no fury like a man chastised. In July, a 22-year-old woman had alleged that the president of the owners’ association of her housing complex refused to entertain her request to allow a work...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 15.11.19

Defying definition: misogyny in the dictionary

What’s in a synonym? She who is called a woman would still be subjected to everyday forms of sexism if she were called ‘baggage’, ‘filly’ or ‘petticoat’. Perhaps that is why these terms ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 08.10.19

Cricket's culture of toxic masculinity must go

The integrity of the gentleman’s game has been, on occasion, brought to disrepute by the gentlemen themselves. For instance, cricketers have been fined — even banished — for bringing the game to...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 09.05.19

We have to keep challenging misogyny

By Mehmal Sarfraz


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