Aditi Mittal: News

Born on November 12, 1987, Indian stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal, who is also an actress and writer, is one of the first women to work as a stand-up comedian in India. Rated amongst India’s top 10 stand-up comedians by ‘The Times of India,’ she was also named as one of the top 30 “witty, intelligent, and incredibly fun” women to follow on Twitter by ‘’ Her columns and articles have been published in ‘Grazia’ Men magazine, ‘,’ ‘Financial Times,’ and ‘DNA.’ Mittal was also amongst the first five Indians to be featured in ‘Local Heroes,’ organized by UK-based ‘The Comedy Store.’ Mittal was invited by the ‘BBC’ for the 100 Women Conference in London in 2013 and in the same year, she made her debut in her solo show ‘Things they wouldn’t let me say.’ Released in 2017, her YouTube series, ‘Bad Girls’ features women activists. Mittal was accused of sexual harassment by comedian Kaneez Surka in 2018. Surka has publicly posted about the matter and later Mittal had apologized for the discomfort she caused due to her act.

02 Jul 2019

All India Bakchod

Tanmay says he's suffering from depression, Aditi Mittal lashes out

Soon after AIB founder Tanmay Bhatt posted a video on Instagram saying how he has "mentally checked out," after "everything that happened in October," stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal lashed out at him.

30 May 2019

Bollywood News

Why Swara Bhasker and others are advocating 'orgasm inequality'

If getting trolled could win elections, Swara Bhasker would be Prime Minister. Most famously, the actor was slut-shamed by trolls for the masturbation scene in the 2018 film Veere Di Wedding. However, none of that keeps her from voicing issues.

10 Oct 2018


#MeToo: Kaneez Surka accuses comedienne Aditi Mittal of sexual misconduct

Tanushree Dutta-led #MeToo movement is unstoppable, and has stirred up the entire nation.

31 May 2018


Rishi Kapoor abuses on Twitter, Aditi Mittal calls him out

Rishi Kapoor, infamous for his fights on the micro-blogging website Twitter, has done it again.

10 Feb 2018


5 things you can do this weekend in Mumbai

The most awaited part of a tiresome week is the weekend, and it's finally here.

14 Jul 2017


Meanwhile, Mumbai's cyber crime cell registers FIR against AIB

AIB seems to be in trouble after posting a meme yesterday about PM Modi by using the Snapchat dog filter.

13 Jul 2017


Steering clear of controversies: A rule book for Indian comedians

Indians born before the 2000s grew up on tales about Akbar-Birbal, Nasruddin Hodja and more. Historically, lower-ranked people resorted to humor to teach wisdom to rulers.