SlutWalk

  • FTN: Are women still treated as sex objects? 05-01-2012 11:52 PM

    Andhra Pradesh DGP said that one of the reasons for rise in rape cases is the provocative clothes worn by women. ...
  • Right to expression: Slut Walk cancelled 05-12-2011 08:33 AM

    BANGALORE: It was planned to be a peaceful walk from Town Hall to Freedom Park to celebrate right to expression but on Sunday it turned out to be a day-long drama with the organisers of Slut Walk were, detained and released after a few hours. The organisers of Slut Walk,...
  • FTN: Is SlutWalk the way to deal with sexual harassment? 02-08-2011 12:12 AM

    Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if, SlutWalk is the way to deal with sexual harassment. ...
  • Nothing 'slutty' about Delhi's first SlutWalk

    Un'news'ual |  Ruchira Singh
    After a lot of anticipation and speculation, Delhi finally got its first edition of the SlutWalk. The capital's version of the protest was much tamer...

  • My first ever Besharmi Morcha

    Mostly Harmless |  Jhinuk Sen
    Watch out for the media! No really! Standing at Jantar Mantar on the hot July Sunday, you had to watch out for every step ...

  • Is 'SlutWalk' (Besharmi Morcha) the way to deal with sexual harassment?

    Tonight at 10, Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts whether 'SlutWalk' (Besharmi Morcha) is the way to deal with sexual harassment. ...
  • Delhi holds its first SlutWalk 31-07-2011 07:25 PM

    No dress code and the gathering wasn't very large either but the message was loud and clear. ...
  • Poonam Pandey to lead SlutWalk in Mumbai 31-07-2011 04:42 PM

    New Delhi: After the first SlutWalk in the capital on Sunday, the campaign will move to Mumbai, says controversial model Poonam Pandey and that she will lead it. "Full support to Slut Walk in Delhi! n Soon u will see me heading the Walk Ahead in Mumbai... wish i was...
  • Delhi 'SlutWalk', no walk of shame 31-07-2011 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: The India chapter of SlutWalk that was supposed to kick off in Delhi " finally took to the streets on a sunny Sunday morning. The Delhi chapter was supposed to be the first of its lot in India, but Bhopal took out its own version on July 17th....
  • Over 200 people gather for Delhi's SlutWalk 31-07-2011 11:57 AM

    New Delhi: After becoming a sensation in huge cities like Toronto and Melbourne, the SlutWalk finally took place in New Delhi on Sunday under the name of Besharmi Morcha. Close to 200 people gathered at Jantar Mantar to participate in the march to protest against society's perception that victims of...
  • 'SlutWalk' arrives in Delhi; march for change 31-07-2011 07:59 AM

    'SlutWalk' - a movement for women's equality that began in Toronto - is going to be held at Jantar Mantar on Sunday. ...
  • Delhi 'SlutWalk' on Sunday, will you be there? 30-07-2011 05:42 PM

    New Delhi: 'SlutWalk' Delhi also known as the 'Besharmi Morcha' is a movement that has been initiated to address the issue of unequal, unfair and stereotyped treatment of women in society is finally happening in Delhi on Sunday. Students have come together to organise the movement in Delhi at Jantar...
  • Bhopal does a 'SlutWalk' ahead of Delhi 18-07-2011 03:11 PM

    New Delhi: While Delhi prepares for its own version of the SlutWalk, Bhopal has taken it a step ahead and actually put it to action. The city launched its own SlutWalk " Besharmi Morcha Bhopal " The PrideStride for Women - on July 17th, with an enthusiastic contingent of around...
  • Delhi 'SlutWalk' to be held on July 31 18-07-2011 01:41 PM

    New Delhi: After many uncertainties and a considerable debate, the Delhi edition of the 'SlutWalk' is finally happening. The organisers have decided to hold the Walk on Sunday, July 31 at 10.30 am. The Walk is scheduled to start from the national capital's hub of all protests, Jantar Mantar Road,...
  • SlutWalk debate: to be or not to be there 06-07-2011 07:35 PM

    New Delhi: The organisers of Delhi's own edition 'SlutWalk' the 'Besharmi Morcha' have finally figured a better way of communicating with everyone interested in the protest. The march is against perpetrators of crime against women, which has struck a chord across the globe. The organisers have scheduled their first Open...
  • Necessary to Indianise 'SlutWalk': Organiser 02-07-2011 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: The first ever SlutWalk in Delhi has been subjected to a lot of questions already. It has triggered debates on whether such marches are appropriate in India or not. The dress code, the message such a Walk conveys have been the talking points lately. Even calling the event...
  • Besharmi Morcha aka SlutWalk launches website 28-06-2011 02:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Besharmi Morcha which had started on a tottering note in Delhi, is now reaching out to a wider audience with their freshly launched website. The official website BesharmiMorcha.in for SlutWalk aka Besharmi Morcha 2011 has been launched to ensure timely communication and easy correspondence between the public...
  • Delhi 'SlutWalk' derailed over dress code 21-06-2011 02:20 PM

    New Delhi: Women in New Delhi are caught in a peculiar dilemma as the national capital prepares to host India's first 'SlutWalk', a snowballing event that invites sympathizers to dress up provocatively to protest against sexual violence. As New Delhi braces itself up for its first ever 'SlutWalk', there are...
  • No 'SlutWalk' for Delhi, it's 'Besharmi Morcha' 18-06-2011 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: Organisers of India's first 'SlutWalk' have rebranded the event. The name has now been changed to 'Besharmi Morcha' which means 'Shameless Protest'. The organisers feel that not all people in the national capital will understand the meaning of the word 'slut'. And more importantly may misinterpret the usage...
  • Delhi 'SlutWalk' postponed till July 17-06-2011 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: The 'SlutWalk' in Delhi, which was originally scheduled for June 25, has been postponed to the last week of July. 'SlutWalk' originally started in Toronto, as a response to a police officer who said "women should avoid dressing like sluts in order not to be victimised." After leaving...
  • After Toronto, Montreal SlutWalk comes to Delhi 07-06-2011 01:46 PM

    New Delhi: Having made their point in Toronto, Melbourne and Montreal, the "sluts" now plan to walk in New Delhi as part of a global campaign against sexual violence. The now famous 'SlutWalk' started in response to a Toronto police officer who said "women should avoid dressing like sluts in...