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'Badrinath Ki Dulhania': Alia Bhatt’s character in film is feminist

'Badrinath Ki Dulhania': Alia Bhatt’s character in film is feminist

‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’ is the second film in the ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’ franchise.

Mar 08, 2017, 09:57 AM IST
Anyone who denies being a feminist is an idiot: Twinkle Khanna

Anyone who denies being a feminist is an idiot: Twinkle Khanna

Bollywood actress Twinkle Khanna says she is a proud feminist and believes anyone who shies away from the term is an "idiot".

Nov 16, 2016, 13:02 PM IST

On his birthday, Barack Obama declares himself a 'feminist'

In a birthday editorial on Thursday, US President Barack Obama described himself as a feminist and urged renewed effort to break down gender stereotypes.

Aug 04, 2016, 21:52 PM IST
Facebook blocks pic of plus-size model Tess Holliday, apologises later

Facebook blocks pic of plus-size model Tess Holliday, apologises later

The image of Tess Holliday, an American plus-size model, meant to promote body positivity at an event was rejected by Facebook stating that “it depicts a body or body parts in an undesirable manner”.

May 24, 2016, 14:36 PM IST
I'm a feminist: Kim Kardashian

I'm a feminist: Kim Kardashian

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian believes she's a feminist.

Jul 03, 2015, 13:54 PM IST
Social media has made me a feminist monster: Amber Rose

Social media has made me a feminist monster: Amber Rose

 Model Amber Rose says she has understood the real value of woman power and their rights only recently after she joining social media.

Jun 10, 2015, 15:46 PM IST
Ariana Grande's empowering feminist tweet

Ariana Grande's empowering feminist tweet

Singer Ariana Grande vented her frustration on the double standards and misogyny women face in today's society on Twitter.

Jun 08, 2015, 13:08 PM IST

Miss Piggy honoured with feminist award by Gloria Steinem

 Miss Piggy has been honoured with an feminist award by feminist icon and author Gloria Steinem and Elizabeth Sackler, an activist and author.

Jun 06, 2015, 10:27 AM IST
Find hard not to be feminist: Karlie Kloss

Find hard not to be feminist: Karlie Kloss

Model Karlie Kloss says she grew up surrounded by women and considers herself a feminist. 

Apr 03, 2015, 08:47 AM IST
Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting not 'feminist'

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting not 'feminist'

Actress Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, who is reportedly pulling in $1 million per episode on ‘The Big Bang Theory’, said she was never a "feminist".

Jan 02, 2015, 08:20 AM IST
Kaley Cuoco is not a feminist

Kaley Cuoco is not a feminist

'The Big Bang Theory' actress Kaley Cuoco says she doesn't see herself as a feminist.

Jan 01, 2015, 10:23 AM IST

Feminist Eve Ensler to perform in Kolkata

American playwright Eve Ensler and Kolkata-based activists will have residents on their feet with a unique dance movement Dec 18 protesting gender based violence in sync with the One Billion Rising campaign.

Dec 15, 2014, 16:40 PM IST

Rumer Willis in awe of Cara Delevingne's 'female presence'

 Rumer Willis has recently admitted that she adores Cara Delevingne and her feminist personality.

Dec 14, 2014, 15:26 PM IST

Not so `progressive` ad angers some, expert says go easy on it

A woman, who calls the shots in office, cooks for her husband who is also her junior at the workplace. Is that thought "demoralising" or "sexist"?

Jul 30, 2014, 19:34 PM IST

I`m not feminist, just independent, strong: Madhuri Dixit

Madhuri Dixit, who portrays a powerful character in the woman-centric ‘Gulaab Gang’, says she isn`t a feminist but is all for strong and independent women.

Jul 06, 2013, 19:23 PM IST

New Twitter account casts Taylor Swift as feminist

A new Twitter account that re-imagines Taylor Swift as a feminist has amassed 80,000 followers in six days.

Jun 19, 2013, 18:27 PM IST

Berlusconi blasts `feminist, communist` judges

Premier Silvio Berlusconi blamed "feminist, communist" magistrates for what he said was a USD 260,000 a day divorce settlement.

Jan 09, 2013, 22:51 PM IST

Carla Bruni`s feminism remark sparks outrage

Carla Bruni-Sarkozy has been caught in a Twitter war after telling French Vogue that her generation had no need for feminism.

Nov 29, 2012, 13:23 PM IST

Feminists claim pornography is desensitising male brain

Feminists have warned that watching porn comes with damaging, addictive effects and can desensitise males to the erotic appeal of their partners.

Jul 03, 2011, 09:37 AM IST