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The Return of MJ Akbar, Chaucer and The Sweet Buttery Feel of Himpathy

By Nisha Susan Perhaps you’ve studied Chaucer in college. I didn’t. I knew he was…

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The Kannada Film Industry is Trying to Bully Sanjjanaa and Sruthi Hariharan. And Failing

By Nisha Susan I first learnt the word ‘recant’ in school when reading about the…

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In What World Is Trupti Desai the Biggest Problem in the Sabarimala Mess? A Nice Delusional World

By Nisha Susan I read Sreemoy Talukdar’s essay in Firstpost on Trupti Desai’s entry into the Sabarimala frayand…

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I am a Lesbian Feminist Killjoy and am Grateful for #Metoo in India

By Poorva Rajaram Like many of you, I am unable to look away from my…

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If You Were Confused or Enraged By Smriti Irani’s Sanitary Pad Remarks Her Job Here is Done

By Nisha Susan A few years ago I heard on the grapevine that an architect…

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Guess What Sabarimala’s Newest, Most Amazing Strategy To Keep Women Out Is?

 By Nisha Susan Only since 1990 has there been a legal sanction that prevented women…

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Who Cares about MJ Akbar’s Legacy? Look at What His Accusers Have Given India

By Nisha Susan Who is MJ Akbar? By the time I started as a reporter,…

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An Open Letter from the Women Reporters of Khabar Lahariya #MeToo

By Khabar Lahariya  We know that this is risky business, speaking from the shadows, from…

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I Wish I’d Known When I Was Younger that I Didn’t Have to be One of the Boys

By Debarpita Banerjee It’s been a disturbing week on social media. And as much as…

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Remember Arun Jaitley felt Asking Companies if they have an ICC is Harassing Companies

By Nisha Susan First published on December 8 2015 Today we learnt, (as always from…

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