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ART & CULTURE

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Anurag Kashyap, Karan Johar, Swara Bhaskar, Veere di wedding

Lust Stories: Men? Who needs them when in Bollywood

The Netflix original is a collection of four shorts about love and desire in contemporary India.

ART & CULTURE

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Shikha talsania, Kareena Kapoor, Rhea kapoor, Sonam Kapoor

No, slamming Veere Di Wedding must not win you respect

It’s high time we stop pinning all our unfulfilled feminist aspirations on a single narrative and treat our female characters as real people.

ART & CULTURE

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Women's liberation, Masturbation, Swara Bhaskar, Veere di wedding

Veere di Wedding - 'Women's Lib' for Twitter's twits

Kareena Kapoor- and Swara Bhaskar-starrer is a slap in the face for young girls trying to get an education - and real freedom.

ART & CULTURE

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Feminism, Kareena Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar, Veere di wedding

No, I will not cheer for Veere Di Wedding. It's regressive

It portrays independent women as they would possibly exist in the imagination of most men.

VARIETY

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Sanjay leela bhansali, Padmaavat, Vivek Agnihotri, Swara Bhaskar

Those who went after Swara Bhaskar for saying she felt 'reduced to a vagina' after watching Padmaavat

We thought we should categorise them according to the stereotypes they represent.

VOICES

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Rajputs, Misogyny, Jauhar, Padmaavat

It's sad and disgusting Swara Bhasker faced veiled rape threats and slut-shaming over her views on Padmaavat

Those trolling her response to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus have proved her right.

VARIETY

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Jauhar, Padmaavat, Sanjay leela bhansali, Swara Bhaskar

Swara Bhaskar getting trolled for saying she felt ‘reduced to a vagina’ after watching Padmaavat only proves her right

In the 21st century, a woman mentioning her own genitals is considered a wannabe rebel and an attention seeker.

VOICES

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Sexism, Feminism, Swara Bhaskar

Swara Bhaskar's open letter to sexism

Definition: Prejudice, stereotyping, discrimination typically against women - based on sex.

ART & CULTURE

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Swara Bhaskar

Swara Bhaskar on what happens when 'bold' film scenes get leaked

Sometimes these parts get taken out of context.