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ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Sheesha, #MeToo, Bollywood, Patipatniaurwoh

Pati Patni Aur Woh: Why Bollywood refuses to grow up even in the time of #MeToo

The film industry continues to fail in terms of onscreen portrayal of sexual harassment, especially in the shadow of its legacy of trivialising the issue.

POLITICS

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MJ Akbar, Azam Khan, #MeToo, Amar Singh

Don't sing like Amar Singh: Neta compares MJ Akbar case with allegations against CJI, distills all of Me Too to 'vengeful women'

The naya chowkidar slams Azam Khan’s misogyny but defends MJ Akbar and claims women won't get employment if they 'besmirch the image of a high placed male'.

VARIETY

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Oscar, #MeToo, Bollywood, Aamir Khan

Happy birthday, Aamir Khan! 5 super-cool decisions India's most Sarfarosh star took!

From refusing a wax statue to getting fully waxed, Aamir Khan has broken the mould every single time! We wish India's most Rangeela star a most happy birthday!

ART & CULTURE

 |  Tarar Square  |  7-minute read
Sexual harassment, #MeToo, Masnplaining, Patriarchy

Something finally changed: Why I too believe in the 'best in men', like Gillette

You can be six feet tall, eat fries and chocolates like fast food is going out of fashion, think the new girl in class is super pretty. You still know how not to feel gender-superior.

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Tanushree dutta, Entertainment, #MeToo, Bollywood

An honest #10YearsChallenge for Bollywood

Life has changed a lot! A few milestones that were (and a few that weren't!)

VOICES

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#MeToo, Sridevi, Anissia batra, 2018

Deaths of Sridevi and Anissia Batra to Saina Nehwal’s striking simplicity: Five social moments that stood out in 2018

The BJP’s glorious tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee and the MeToo movement coming to India will define this year for me.

VARIETY

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#MeToo, Millenial pink, New york fashion week, London fashion week

Digital blue, kermit green: The many shades of politics behind fashion’s ‘colours of the winter’ this year

Fashion has ditched the blues and greys for brighter — but not cheerier — colours in this winter of discontent.

VOICES

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Sexual harassment at the workplace, Sexual assault, #MeToo, MJ Akbar

MeToo: MJ Akbar, my friend whom I admired, and for whom I now have some advice

The editor-writer-politician was once an awe-inspiring figure. Today, hit by a series of serious harassment charges, he evokes the opposite response.

VARIETY

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Virat Kohli, Sabarimala, Afghanistan election 2018, #MeToo

DailyO Hall of fame: Deepika-Ranveer, Virat Kohli, #MeToo, et al, October was a hot month

There's been a flood of news. A deluge of views. And many waves of worthies. But don't worry, dear readers. Our monthly Hall of Fame will tell you exactly what you need to know. Ignore the rest.

VARIETY

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School, Sexual Harrassment, Child Abuse, #MeToo

#MeToo and child abuse: Why it's time elders start listening to kids far more seriously

Children today are far more aware of touch, space, dignity and rights. For those who've become used to norms, it's time to hear the young ones.