Saturday, December 7, 2019
#MeToo : Ranjon Ghoshal, Sudipto Chatterjee And Awakening Of Bengali Intellectualism

#MeToo: Ranjon Ghoshal, Sudipto Chatterjee And The Awakening Of Bengali Intellectualism

The narrative through all these three stories, and maybe countless more, is that Ranjon Ghoshal is a sexual predator and targets young women specifically, using his fame and reputation.
Chinmayanand Case: The Accuser Is Now An Accused

Chinmayanand Case: The Accuser Is Now An Accused

On 23rd August, a 23 year old law student of Shahjahanpur’s Swami Shukdev Anand Post Graduate College, in a viral video posted on her Facebook profile, hinted that Chinmayanand, a former BJP Union Minster was exploiting her and pleaded the Prime Minister and the State’s Chief Minister to take action.
Anupriya Madhumita Lakra Is Odisha's First Tribal Woman To Become A Commercial Pilot

Anupriya Madhumita Lakra Is Odisha’s First Tribal Woman To Become A Commercial Pilot

The newest addition to India's force of women pilots is Anupriya Madhumita Lakra, a 27-year old from Odisha's Maoist-affected Malkangiri district.
Priyanka Chopra Called Out For Her Hypocritical "Peace Activism"

Priyanka Chopra Called Out For Her Hypocritical “Peace Activism”

If you’re a desi person on twitter, you have definitely come across the Ayesha Malik-Priyanka Chopra feud that’s been trending #1 for the past week.

In Photos: Delhi Protests Against The Article 370 Abrogation

In a show of resistance against the government's move to revoke the special status granted to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370, a protest march was organised in New Delhi from Mandi House to Parliament Street on August 7th, 2019.
Sushma Swaraj, Former External Affairs Minister And BJP Leader Passes Away At 67

Sushma Swaraj: The Politician Who Transformed The Foreign Ministry

One of the greatest feats achieved by Sushma Swaraj was the transformation of the foreign ministry as an elitist and inaccessible one to an actively responsive and easily accessible ministry whose benefits were received by everyone.

The Incessant Struggle To Survive: A Timeline Of The Unnao Rape Case

Recent reports on the television that make the Unnao rape case resemble something out of a film is actually not fictional, but rather a harsh reality that is presently happening in our society.

Woman Shamed For Demanding Sanitary Pads In Railways

A female traveller requested on her tweet to the Indian Railways for providing sanitary pads in trains. However, many people did not respond positively to the same, and started criticising the girl.
Relief for Assam And Bihar Floods: How You Can Contribute

Relief Funds For Assam And Bihar Floods: Here Is How You Can Contribute

There are some Government offices, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and corporations which have set up fundraisers for the floods where people can donate money as well as other material aid for the disaster-stricken states.

#SupremeInjustice: Still No Action Taken Against CJI Ranjan Gogoi

In a protest organized at Jantar Mantar this Friday, a group of activists came together to protest the “clean chit” offered to the Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi for the allegation laid by his former employee.

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Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi As A Symbol Of Subaltern Defiance

In Draupadi, Devi presents a strong woman who despite being marginalised and exploited, transgresses conventional sexual and societal standards.
Crime Patrol

‘Crime Patrol’ & ‘Savdhaan India’ Make A Mockery Of Sexual Violence | #GBVinMedia

Shows like Crime Patrol, Savdhaan India, Gunah and Sansani have made a fortune out of turning trauma into entertainment, and making a mockery of these cases under the guise of 'awareness' or 'gender sensitisation'.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.