Lipstick Under My Burkha: Waiting to Erupt

Nandini Nair

We need Lipstick Under My Burkha because the women in the film are us

Lady Haha

Female comics are bringing the house down

The Jeju Jig

The possibilities of this South Korean island range from dormant volcanoes to hologram concerts to the kinkiest of adult parks


A lady detective who is a social worker and public trouble-shooter rolled into one

The Girl Without a Choice

She is an alleged rape victim, thirteen years old and seven-month pregnant. In an Uttar Pradesh village, Nandini Nair meets the girl and her family caught between shame, stigma and injustice

Chasing Salman Khan

The National Commission for Women’s unseemly greed for publicity

In Pursuit of Honour

The story of an Afghan woman hunted for the crime of taking control of her own life

The Seven Day Rule

A new study reveals a close correlation between happiness and having sex at least once a week

The Cook, the Chef and the Gender Gap

Let’s assume that skill in the kitchen is gender-neutral. If so, why is a man more likely than a woman to be taken seriously as a chef? It is perception that creates the illusion of a distinction between men and women in the kitchen

The Cat Lady

She used to be a lonely old woman. Now she’s young, independent and secure


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