Woman complains against security guard, booked

A woman from Kerala has been booked for assault after she complained of ill-treatment by a security guard at a private hospital in Aluva, Kerala. Arya, who hails from Payyannur in North Kerala and works in Kalamassery, was booked for assault after CCTV footage of her altercation with a security guard revealed that it was […]

Women are nobody’s victims – Shweta Menon

Shweta Menon, the former Bollywood actress and prominent Malayalam TV personality seen by many in Kerala as the ideal careerwoman, said she disagreed with the popular feminist portrayal of women as the victims of patriarchy. Menon, the daughter of an Air Force officer and a self-described ‘fauji kid‘, said it was up to the person […]

Chetan Bhagat’s One Indian Girl – Is it about Sex or Feminism?

Chetan Bhagat has never shied away from politics and controversy. In fact, he seems to revel in it. It’s hardly surprising, therefore, that his latest book — One Indian Girl — touches upon the politically sensitive topic of Feminism and female liberation. And going by reaction to the books ‘teaser’ on social media, he seems […]