Sharad Yadav's sexist remarks on south Indian women draw ire

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav's comments about south Indian women in Parliament yesterday have drawn all round condemnation from the opposition Congress and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, who termed it as 'appalling', 'racist' and 'misogynistic' on Friday.

Sexual objectification ups fear of rape among women
Sexual objectification ups fear of rape among women

The rampant sexual objectification of women can heighten their fears of being raped, a significant study says, adding that making sexual objectification socially unacceptable could enhance women's sense of safety.

Jeremy Renner criticized for 'sexist remarks' on J LO's Golden Globes dress
Jeremy Renner criticized for 'sexist remarks' on J LO's Golden Globes dress

 Jeremy Renner, who was one of the award presenters at 2015 Golden Globes, has been criticized for making "sexist" comment about Jennifer Lopez's dress.

Sofia Vergara hits back at 'sexist' criticism
Sofia Vergara hits back at 'sexist' criticism

Actress Sofia Vergara has hit back at criticism following her "sexist" skit at the Emmy Awards, saying she was merely poking fun at herself.

Rajya Sabha adjourned amid protests over MP`s sexist remarks

The Rajya Sabha was Friday adjourned for 15 minutes after members protested against TDP MP Murli Mohan Maganti`s comment advising women to dress in a dignified manner.

Mulayam should apologise,stringent code of conduct needed: Left

Left parties on Friday slammed SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for his comments on rape, demanding an apology from him and sought stringent code of conduct to prevent political leaders from making sexist remarks.

BJP minister in soup over `sexist` remarks, Cong demands his sacking

Madhya Pradesh minister Vijay Shah has courted a major controversy over his alleged `sexist remarks`.

UP minister asked to explain sexist comments

Last month, during a public function at Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology in Sultanpur, Pandey openly praised Sultanpur`s women district magistrates (DMs) for their "beauty".

Government plays down sexist comments of Vayalar Ravi

Tewari said the remark was unbecoming for someone working in the public sphere, but since Ravi had apologised and withdrawn his remarks, the matter should now be put to rest.

Sexist verbal diarrhoea lands Vyalar Ravi in trouble

Union Minister Vayalar Ravi has kicked up a fresh row over the Suryanelli gang-rape case by making a sexist remark at a female reporter.

Will take action against VC if he made sexist remarks: Sibal

Denouncing the reported remarks of
the Vice Chancellor of a Central university against women
Hindi writers, HRD Minister Kapil Sibal Sunday said such
comments represent an "affront" to womanhood.

Mulayam is insensitive, asserts BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday slammed an unapologetic Mulayam Singh Yadav for his controversial remarks about the women`s reservation bill, saying the Samajwadi Party chief was "insensitive".