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

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 19:34

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"?

I`m not afraid to say that I`m a feminist: Nicole Kidman

Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 14:47

Nicole Kidman, who was honoured for her humanitarian work at the annual Variety Power of Women event, says she is not afraid to be known as feminist.

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

Last Updated: Saturday, July 06, 2013, 19:23

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.

Feminist porn is crucial, says Ellen Page

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 08:45

Ellen Page has revealed that she is in full support of feminist pornography.

New Twitter account casts Taylor Swift as feminist

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 18:27

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

Tunisian feminist faces jail term for having self-protection device

Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 14:16

A Tunisian woman, who gained notoriety in the past for posting her topless pictures online as a form of protest, has been sentenced to serve six months in jail for carrying a dangerous object.

Tunisian feminist arrested for provocation

Last Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013, 23:40

Tunisia`s Interior Ministry says that the outspoken feminist that went into hiding after posting semi-nude pictures of herself is under arrest and will be investigated for "provocative acts" in a religious center.

Topless Tunisian feminist `fears for her life` from rabid Islamists

Last Updated: Monday, April 08, 2013, 11:35

A 19-year-old Tunisian woman who bared her breasts to protest for women`s rights, has said that she now fears for her life and wants to take refuge abroad.

I am a modern-day feminist: Beyonce

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 15:14

Beyonce Knowles says women should be able to dote on their husbands and children and can still call themselves feminists.

Russian court turns down Pussy Riot appeal

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 22:23

Maria Alekhina asked the court to let her serve the rest of her two-year sentence after her 5-year-old son turns 14.

Berlusconi blasts `feminist, communist` judges

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 09, 2013, 22:51

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

Carla Bruni`s feminism remark sparks outrage

Last Updated: Thursday, November 29, 2012, 13:23

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