feminism

‘Bel Ami’ - Tale of a misogynistic society (IANS Movie Review)


September 2nd, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Bel Ami"; Cast: Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott; Directors: Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod; Rating: ****It is hard to imagine a time in the western world where the only difference ... Read more...

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Confused Beth Ditto avoided make-up in school


May 14th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Singer Beth Ditto, who loves experimenting with her looks, says she never wore make-up in high school because she was struggling with her sexuality."I grew up ... Read more...

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Demi Moore in Linda Lovelace’s biopic


January 3rd, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 3 (IANS) Actress Demi Moore has been roped in to play activist Gloria Steinem in porn star Linda Lovelace's biopic.The 49-year-old will play Steinem, an American ... Read more...

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Mademoiselle? Don’t call us that, say French women


September 29th, 2011 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) Feminist groups in France have called for a ban on use of the term "mademoiselle", claiming it is "sexist". They demand that women should only be ... Read more...

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Sophie Dahl, Jamie Cullum enjoy geeky conversation


February 6th, 2011 - 4:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 6 (IANS) Model-turned-author Sophie Dahl and her husband Jamie Cullum love having "geeky" conversations.The couple married last year and are expecting their first child together."I only discovered the author Margaret ... Read more...

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Assange tells internet generation ‘their time has come’ to hit back at abuse


February 4th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has said that the 'hue and cry' caused by revelations of secret US diplomatic cables is a challenge for the internet generation, and added ... Read more...

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Rosario Dawson slams ‘male-driven’ Hollywood


January 9th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 9 (ANI): 'Unstoppable' star Rosario Dawson has blasted male film executives in Hollywood for discriminating against women.The 31-year-old veteran of more than 40 films says it is a constant ... Read more...

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Forget feminism when it comes to your love life


December 9th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Women look at feminism as a way of being equal to men - be it in politics or at work, but two authors are of the opinion that ... Read more...

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Wendell Rodricks impresses with vibrant men’s week debut


August 29th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) It might be his debut menswear collection, but Goa-based designer Wendell Rodricks's simple yet vibrant clothes managed to leave an impression on the concluding day of the ... Read more...

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Tilda Swinton clears up her ‘menage a trois’ misconceptions


July 12th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): British actress Tilda Swinton has made an attempt to clear up the misconceptions about her romantic life, insisting it's not as complicated or exotic as reported.Swinton, 49, told ... Read more...

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‘Sex And The City 2′ Draws Flak From Critics


May 25th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, May 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The premier of the sequel to the Sex And the City took place in Monday night in New York and it was a star ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s media empire in Miss France ‘bikini’ row


May 8th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 8 (ANI): Italian prime minister and media mogul Silvio Berlusconi's empire is embroiled in a row with Miss France's self-styled moral guardian Genevieve de Fontenay, 77, over wearing bikinis in ... Read more...

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Shop for Mr. Right on 51taonan.com!


April 2nd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 2 (ANI): Had enough of men taking the lead in matters of heart, well its time for you to turn the tables-just log on to a new networking website ... Read more...

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Miss America 2010 Will Be Held In Las Vegas


January 30th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Las Vegas, Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 89th Miss America winner will be revealed tonight from Las Vegas. Theater For The Performing Arts In Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino has ... Read more...

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Teetotaller Vidya does the drunken act for ‘Ishqiya’


January 8th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Vidya Balan, who never touches alcohol, has shot a special risque number entitled "Ibn batuta" in "Ishqiya" with her co-stars Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren says getting nude onscreen has got easier with age


December 8th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): Dame Helen Mirren has said that shedding clothes on screen has gotten easier as she has got older.The 64-year-old actress, who has stripped on screen in several films, ... Read more...

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Tori Spelling:Jewelery is Her True Passion


June 24th, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by GD
Socialites and celebrities like Jill Zarin, Naomi Watts, Tori Spelling and many more love to adorn themselves with jewelery matching their outfit. Tori Spelling specially is in favor of representing her ... Read more...

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‘Indian feminists should involve younger women’


March 25th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The feminist movement in India needs to involve younger women in metros and its scope could be expanded to address the skewed gender ratio in the north ... Read more...

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Cyberspace provides new ground to young social activists


February 1st, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) A young woman "rings the bell" to stop domestic violence, a group of college students makes a documentary redefining feminism while yet another group of management students ... Read more...

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Professor becomes first female to lead mixed Islamic congregation in Britain


October 18th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.18 (ANI): A female professor has become the first woman to lead a mixed congregation in Islamic prayer in Britain. Professor Amina Wadud gave a sermon at a centre in ... Read more...

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Oral sex is the hottest trend these days Down Under!


September 16th, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Sept 16 (ANI): The newest black amongst Aussies is oral sex, according to sexual health experts who reckon that improved hygiene standards are turning more couples on to the practice."For ... Read more...

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Megan Fox feels more like a boy, rather than the worlds sexiest woman!


September 2nd, 2008 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
London , Sep 2 (ANI): Hollywood actress Megan Fox is not too pleased to be rated as the worlds sexiest woman alive as she feels like a boy.The Transformers actress detests ... Read more...

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The Pope cracks down on feminist baptism formulas


March 1st, 2008 - 4:58 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 1 (ANI): The Vatican has ruled out the use of feminist baptism formulas, saying that God must always be recognised as Our Father.In a move designed to counter the spread ... Read more...

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Feminists actually make better romantics


November 14th, 2007 - 2:18 am ICT by admin
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