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NY Times shakeup unrelated to pay, gender: Publisher

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 23:08

The publisher of the New York Times has denied that the firing of top editor Jill Abramson was linked to a salary dispute or sexism.

New York Times publisher denies sexism, calls Abramson bad manager

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 13:22

New York Times Co publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr. on Saturday denied the ouster of top editor Jill Abramson was due to gender bias and listed ways in which she was a bad manager.

UN Special Rapporteur finds UK more sexist than India

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 00:50

Sexism is "more visible" in the UK than in countries like India, a United Nations investigator looking at violence against women in the country on Tuesday said.

Harvard B-school dean Nitin Nohria apologizes for sexism on campus

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 11:45

Harvard Business School`s Indian-American Dean Nitin Nohria has made an extraordinary public apology for the school`s treatment of female students and professors and vowed to make changes at the institution.

Lily Allen in racist storm

Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 15:23

Singer Lily Allen has courted criticism for using "black women as props" in her new music video.

Australia`s first woman leader surprised by sexism

Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 20:10

Australia`s first woman prime minister, who was dumped by her party ahead of September`s election loss, today said she was surprised by the level of aggressive sexism directed at her during three years in power.

Ex-Australian PM Julia Gillard opens up on sexism

Last Updated: Monday, July 08, 2013, 11:25

Gillard revealed that she had spoken to former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton about the travails of female leadership.

Sexism still rife in fashion industry, says Sarah Jessica Parker

Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 13:48

Actress and fashionista, Sarah Jessica Parker, says she had to face sexism during her stint at a design house because of which she is apprehensive about taking on further jobs in the fashion industry.

Women invite harassment: MP Cong leader

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 09:50

Amidst outrage across the country over increasing crime against women, a Congress leader in Madhya Pradesh has made a shocking remark.

Sacked UP minister claims allegations against him baseless

Last Updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 16:05

Former Uttar Pradesh minister Raja Ram Pandey was shunted out from the state Cabinet following his alleged sexist remark.

Sexism ‘rebranded’ as something ‘fashionable’, warn UK teachers

Last Updated: Monday, April 01, 2013, 14:16

Teachers in the UK have warned that young people are being damaged by an over-sexualised culture.

Gillard speech on sexism forces dictionary to redefine `misogyny`

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 11:28

Gillard accused Opposition Leader Tony Abbott of sexism and misogyny during a speech to parliament.