Opinion

  • Our newsrooms need to change

    The floodgates that opened in the wake of #MeToo left me with uncomfortable questions about how journalists operate

    Oct 20, 2018, 07:21 IST
  • Time for the police force to wise up

    The obviously better equipped peddlers started pelting the police personnel with stones forcing them into hiding

    Oct 20, 2018, 07:15 IST
  • Dough your worst, we'll survive

    My first time making ravioli was as much a labour of love as it was an attempt at purging the rage I felt from the #MeToo horror stories

    Oct 19, 2018, 07:15 IST
  • mid day editorial: Time to stop encroaching on forest land

    A report in this paper yesterday stated that the forest department finally managed to get an image of the tigress in its camera trap along with fresh pugmarks

    Oct 19, 2018, 07:00 IST
  • Hirwani reaches a gritty half ton

    Hirwani left home at 14 and promised to return only after becoming a first-class cricketer. He did more than just become a domestic giant

    Oct 18, 2018, 06:55 IST

 

Opinion

  • Let's keep up the #MeToo momentum

    His resignation letter, coming mere days after he sued one of his accusers, however, states that his decision comes on the back of his filing the defamation case in court in his 'personal capacity'

    Oct 18, 2018, 06:52 IST
  • Men on the trip switch of power

    Time's up for the average-frustrated-chump-turned-office-predator

    Oct 17, 2018, 07:00 IST
  • mid day editorial: Let's draw the line on orderly queues

    The Lalbaugcha Raja mandal members are known to be notorious for manhandling devotees

    Oct 17, 2018, 06:55 IST
  • Confessions of an Ola taxi driver

    How does an Ola/Uber cabbie make ends meet once the honeymoon ends?

    Oct 16, 2018, 08:00 IST
  • mid day editorial: Citizens, too, must show some civic sense

    From Colaba to Thane and Navi Mumbai, footpaths are uniformly being used as parking areas

    Oct 16, 2018, 07:53 IST
  • Don't let the zombie bhakts bite

    BJP trolls are no different than zombies: they lash out mindlessly, but never bite their own; they are an infection that is easily spread

    Oct 15, 2018, 07:15 IST
  • It is time to make sexual harassers pay

    This after 14 journalists, including a Carl Zeiss award-winning environmentalist, accused him of sexual harassment at work

    Oct 15, 2018, 07:05 IST
  • Make it your own

    With survivors being questioned, even shamed, and the sense of entitlement and denial by the culprits getting mileage, it's critical for women from all walks of life to speak up and own the #MeToo movement

    Oct 15, 2018, 07:00 IST
  • Theatre in a pill

    While claiming to capture Marathi theatre's journey in a three-hour span, the play Chi Sau Ka turns into an orchestra of hummable songs from select musicals

    Oct 14, 2018, 08:00 IST

Opinion

  • The idea of many religions

    The Europeans believed the only truth was Christianity

    Oct 14, 2018, 07:56 IST
  • Aata Majhi Satakli - 2

    She was responding to my column Aata Majhi Satakli! of November 5, 2017, in which I had described how most Indian women experience various kinds of sexual harassment lifelong, including my own experiences

    Oct 14, 2018, 07:53 IST
  • 'Type 2 diabetes is a dietary problem'

    Intermittent Fasting, under medical guidance and with a low-carb diet, can be used to bring down blood insulin levels

    Oct 14, 2018, 07:50 IST
  • Moments in a movement

    Suddenly, last week, a range of organisations and individuals wanted me to come do conversations, talks and workshops on consent, sexual interaction, and general gender gyaan - the things I've worked on for mu...

    Oct 14, 2018, 07:25 IST
  • Questions about #MeToo

    Ladies, please to excuse, I am just exploring, asking some questions. Cool? May I? Just need some clarity

    Oct 14, 2018, 07:15 IST
  • What'll they be when they grow up?

    To expect politicians to be role models is naive, but those in power should think about the awful examples they set on a regular basis

    Oct 13, 2018, 07:15 IST
  • #MJ AkbarMustGo

    A few names that have come up in the shameful outings, however, seem to have escaped unscathed

    Oct 13, 2018, 07:00 IST
  • The death of male pedestalism

    #MeToo is a call to revolutionise the structures that have enabled patriarchy, so men are no longer be shielded by their entitlement

    Oct 12, 2018, 07:15 IST
  • Let's protect #MeToo survivors at least now

    That is the way one does not diminish this empowering and watershed initiative, or cause it to lose its teeth

    Oct 12, 2018, 07:00 IST
  • Why Kalli's men were not as bad

    Recalling the spirit of the depleted WI team that toured India in 1978-79. Unlike the present side, they didn't fall short on intensity

    Oct 11, 2018, 06:05 IST
  • Only laser focus can keep #MeToo going

    That is the way to prevent the wheels coming off of this revolution, which history will remember as a watershed moment, especially for women's rights in the workplace

    Oct 11, 2018, 06:01 IST
  • Why India will love A Star is Born

    The 80-year-old script about fame, ego and self-destruction is probably as inherently desi as Hollywood can possibly get

    Oct 10, 2018, 06:04 IST
  • High time we made Banganga Tank safe

    Stop the political point-scoring and meaningless committees to save or give a facelift to Banganga. We need a serious and effective attempt to save this sacred water body and all the people who visit it

    Oct 10, 2018, 06:01 IST
  • How I stopped a plane on the runway

    The plane was about to leave without me. But it was Lusaka, where anything was possible, and I had to make it home to my family

    Oct 09, 2018, 06:09 IST
  • Make no more excuses for sexual predators

    The prism through which we look at harassment has changed to an extent, and that perhaps is one of the biggest takeaways of this movement

    Oct 09, 2018, 06:05 IST
  • U-turning the sexual abuse culture

    As the heart-wrenching stories of harassment continue to emerge, I promise to listen unconditionally and try to stop the cycle of abuse

    Oct 08, 2018, 07:30 IST
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