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#SupremeInjustice: Kavanaugh and Gogoi's episodes show women are rarely heard

09 May 2019

#SupremeInjustice: Kavanaugh and Gogoi's episodes show women are rarely heard

The temple of justice, India's Supreme Court, turned out to be a big disappointment in the last couple of days.

#ThatWas2018: The highs and lows of the Trump presidency

30 Dec 2018

#ThatWas2018: The highs and lows of the Trump presidency

US President Donald Trump has ridden on waves of approval and disapproval since he came into power in 2016.

Trump says 'Saturday Night Live' is 'Democrat Spin Machine'

18 Dec 2018

Trump says 'Saturday Night Live' is 'Democrat Spin Machine'

Saturday Night Live on NBC is often known for its caustic wit and parodies, especially the skits on Donald Trump.

Has MeToo shifted focus? Founder Tarana Burke thinks so

30 Nov 2018

Has MeToo shifted focus? Founder Tarana Burke thinks so

MeToo, the movement that gained momentum last October after several sexual assault allegations were leveled against Oscar-winning producer Harvey Weinstein, soon turned into a whirlwind.

TIME Person of the Year 2018 voting opened: Details here

28 Nov 2018

TIME Person of the Year 2018 voting opened: Details here

The voting for the TIME Person of the Year 2018 is open, and of all contenders, South Korean boy band BTS is leading the readers' poll right now with 10% of total votes - 3% higher than the Thai Cave divers who rescued trapped children.

Trump nominates Neomi Rao to replace Kavanaugh on DC circuit

15 Nov 2018

Trump nominates Neomi Rao to replace Kavanaugh on DC circuit

US President Donald Trump has sent to the Senate the nomination of prominent Indian-American, Neomi Rao, to replace Justice Brett Kavanaugh on the powerful DC Circuit Court of Appeals.

Kavanaugh accuser Christine Ford is still being harassed, lawyers claim

09 Nov 2018

Kavanaugh accuser Christine Ford is still being harassed, lawyers claim

Christine Blasey Ford, who accused US Supreme Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual harassment, is still receiving threats, her lawyers told NPR.

After 'Scary Time' comment, President Trump mocks #MeToo movement

12 Oct 2018

After 'Scary Time' comment, President Trump mocks #MeToo movement

US President Donald Trump has mocked the #MeToo movement again, saying that the campaign made it improper to use the phrase "the person who got away".

Spoof on Trump's 'scary time for men' goes viral

11 Oct 2018

Spoof on Trump's 'scary time for men' goes viral

Donald Trump did what he does.

Trump apologizes to Brett Kavanaugh's family for their 'terrible suffering'

09 Oct 2018

Trump apologizes to Brett Kavanaugh's family for their 'terrible suffering'

US President Donald Trump has apologized to new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and his family for the "terrible suffering" they were "forced" to endure.

#WhatsInAName: Meet 'Brett Kavanagh', one who didn't sexually assault Ford

08 Oct 2018

#WhatsInAName: Meet 'Brett Kavanagh', one who didn't sexually assault Ford

How common is your name? Are you bugged that you share your name with every third person around? Worse, some disputable public figure holds your entire name?

Brett Kavanaugh sworn in as SC judge, Trump registers big-win

07 Oct 2018

Brett Kavanaugh sworn in as SC judge, Trump registers big-win

On Saturday, Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as Supreme Court judge of the US, giving President Donald Trump a chance to paint the country's political institutions in 'right' color.

Despite sexual assault allegations, Kavanaugh gets backing for SC seat

06 Oct 2018

Despite sexual assault allegations, Kavanaugh gets backing for SC seat

Despite sexual assault allegations, Judge Brett Kavanaugh's appointment to the US Supreme Court is all but certain, with key senators having backed the embattled judge's nomination.

Research confirms women worry about sexual-harassment, (unsurprisingly) men don't

04 Oct 2018

Research confirms women worry about sexual-harassment, (unsurprisingly) men don't

It's no surprise that most women across the world, at some point in their lives, have been victims of sexual harassment.

US: Donald Trump mocks Kavanaugh accuser Ford, imitates her testimony

03 Oct 2018

US: Donald Trump mocks Kavanaugh accuser Ford, imitates her testimony

US President Donald Trump publicly mocked Christine Blasey Ford, the professor who has alleged that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Justice Brett Kavanaugh some 36 years ago.

Best-thing-today: Matt Damon playing Brett Kavanaugh on SNL is gold

30 Sep 2018

Best-thing-today: Matt Damon playing Brett Kavanaugh on SNL is gold

Earlier this week, Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court of the US nominee, faced a Senate judiciary committee for sexual assault.

#WomenForWomen: When world let us down, we stood together

30 Sep 2018

#WomenForWomen: When world let us down, we stood together

The week which went by has been tough for women (not that any day is easy).

#KavanaughHearings: A pivotal moment for the #MeToo movement in USA?

28 Sep 2018

#KavanaughHearings: A pivotal moment for the #MeToo movement in USA?

US President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women.

Raped at 16, kept silent: Indian-American model Padma Lakshmi

26 Sep 2018

Raped at 16, kept silent: Indian-American model Padma Lakshmi

Padma Lakshmi, a prominent Indian-American model-cum-host, has alleged she was raped by her boyfriend at the age of 16.

Despite second sexual harassment allegation, Brett Kavanaugh to stay put

25 Sep 2018

Despite second sexual harassment allegation, Brett Kavanaugh to stay put

US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court has come under fire of late after allegations of sexual harassment surfaced against him.

After #MeToo, #WhyIDidntReport proves sexual abuse victims are rarely believed

23 Sep 2018

After #MeToo, #WhyIDidntReport proves sexual abuse victims are rarely believed

First, #MeToo happened, which united victims of sexual abuse around the globe, and snowballed into, probably, the biggest movement for survivors recently.

US Senate committee postpones hearing on Kavanaugh assault case

22 Sep 2018

US Senate committee postpones hearing on Kavanaugh assault case

A key US Senate committee has postponed its hearing on sexual assault allegation against President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after his accuser Christine Blasey Ford declined the committee's request to testify before it.

Woman accusing Trump's SC nominee of sexual misconduct breaks silence

17 Sep 2018

Woman accusing Trump's SC nominee of sexual misconduct breaks silence

A woman who had earlier alleged that US President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, had sexually assaulted her, has identified herself.

US: Trump picks Kavanaugh to succeed Kennedy as SC judge

10 Jul 2018

US: Trump picks Kavanaugh to succeed Kennedy as SC judge

US President Donald Trump today nominated conservative Brett Kavanaugh as the Supreme Court Judge to succeed Justice Anthony Kennedy, who announced his retirement recently.

Indian-American Amul Thapar not in Trump's top-3 for SC-judge nominee

07 Jul 2018

Indian-American Amul Thapar not in Trump's top-3 for SC-judge nominee

Indian-American judge Amul Thapar has not made it to the shortlist of three candidates from among which US President Donald Trump is likely to nominate his pick for the US Supreme Court justice.

US: Trump interviews Indian-American Amul Thapar for SC judge nominee

03 Jul 2018

US: Trump interviews Indian-American Amul Thapar for SC judge nominee

US President Donald Trump has interviewed prominent Indian-American judge Amul Thapar and three other legal luminaries shortlisted by him as the potential nominees to replace the Supreme Court Justice, Anthony Kennedy.