V DAY

  • Protest against celebration of Valentine's Day in Jammu February 14, 2013

    Jammu: A local political group today held a protest against Valentine's Day celebrations in Jammu and burnt scores of cards meant for the occasion. The Hindustan Shiv Sena (HSS) said the celebrations were against the "culture and ethos of the country" and alleged that it promoted vulgarity. "We are bitterly opposed...
  • This Valentine's Day, many join One Billion Rising campaign February 14, 2013

    New Delhi: This Valentine's day millions of people across the world will be part of a global campaign 'One Billion Rising' to fight crimes against women. Many celebrities too have joined this campaign and leading the charge is Anoushka Shankar with a personal story of abuse. Legendary sitar maestro Ravi...
  • Celebrating women: Vagina Monologues' 200th stage show March 27, 2009

    Mumbai: A special event was held in Mumbai on Wednesday night to celebrate V Day a campaign to end violence against women. That is also where the 200th show of the Vagina Monologues was performed. Actor Imran Khan became the first male actor ever to perform a monologue...