Italy’s new PM busts a myth about ‘caring’ women leaders

by Rashmee

Posted on September 27, 2022 / The Times of India


Italy’s general election will likely result in its first woman PM. And she shows no …

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PM of the Uneasy Kingdom: Liz Truss’s boosterism won’t help a Britain that matters less globally & is crisis-hit at home

by Rashmee

Posted on September 6, 2022 / The Times of India


Britain has a new girlboss, Liz Truss, but the country’s new, always Insta-ready prime minister …

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The last white woman, Liz Truss

by Rashmee

Posted on August 11, 2022


Writer Mohsin Hamid was on British domestic radio’s Today programme, talking about his new novel …

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‘Nervous Conditions’ is about the lot of women…and more

by Rashmee

Posted on August 2, 2022


The first line of Tsitsi Dangarembga’s novel ‘Nervous Conditions’ is not easy to forget: “I …

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‘The Joys of Motherhood’ and the women’s fiction shelf

by Rashmee

Posted on August 1, 2022


The two novels that recently brought me to rethink the categorisation of women’s fiction are …

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Two great examples of ‘women’s fiction’ show the need to level up literature as well as society

by Rashmee

Posted on July 31, 2022


I recently read two novels that made me think about womanhood as a story, if …

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Women leaders and wholesome politics? Hmmm…Giorgia Meloni, Liz Truss

by Rashmee

Posted on July 30, 2022


Back to the question we considered a few days ago: Put a woman in charge …

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A woman in charge allows a country to breathe mindfully? Hmm…Liz Truss, Giorgia Meloni

by Rashmee

Posted on July 28, 2022


Having a woman in charge of a country doesn’t always mean the automatic application of …

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A (wo)man of the people?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 19, 2022


When Kemi Badenoch appears on the Conservative Party stage of aspiring prime ministers, she …

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Why did Penny Mordaunt use the word ‘colour’ in her campaign video?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 16, 2022


So, as I was saying, a live TV debate doesn’t tell you what a …

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK