Friday, September 20, 2019
The Farrago Of Biased And Fake News: Media's Role Before Lok Sabha Elections

The Farrago Of Biased And Fake News: Media’s Role Before Lok Sabha Elections

The situation is so bad that foreign news channels like the BBC has planned to provide a special coverage relevant to India, putting forward their solutions to the fake news crisis.
The Rise of Fake News And What It Means Today

The Rise of Fake News And What It Means Today

Can one say that once the elections are over, we will have to spend less time trying to distinguish between real and fake news?
Newsrooms Lack Sensitivity When Reporting Gender-based Violence

Newsrooms Lack Sensitivity When Reporting Gender-based Violence

And this is how a newsroom works. ‘Did she cry? Did she resist? Did her statement change over time? Did she look distressed enough?’

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The Shortcomings Of Affirmative Action In India— A Chapter On Caste

The Shortcomings Of Affirmative Action In India— A Chapter On Caste

India boasts of the oldest and among the farthest-reaching set of affirmative action policies, enshrined within the constitution, created for the purpose of tackling caste-based discrimination and generations of injustice. Despite this, the goal of the annihilation of caste is far from being actualised.
Why Do Bollywood Movies About Women Have Male Protagonists?

Why Do Bollywood Movies About Women Have Male Protagonists?

Over the past two decades, many Bollywood films that have been hailed as women empowerment movies. But are these movies actually giving us powerful female protagonists, or just a reiteration of gender roles through male protagonists?
Can Marriage Truly Be A Feminist Institution?

The Futile Quest For A Feminist Marriage In Today’s World

The question, however, is that even after getting rid of sexist practices and beliefs, can there be a feminist marriage?