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Deepika Padukone talks depression, equal pay at Time 100 gala

Deepika Padukone (Photo by Ben Gabbe/Getty Images for Time)

By: Keerthi Mohan

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone on Tuesday attended the Time 100 gala in New York and she used the platform to promote equal pay and to talk about dealing with depression. Padukone, who made her Hollywood debut with xXx: Return of Xander Cage, recently made it to the coveted 2018 TIME 100 list. On being asked about gaining confidence to ask for equal pay, Padukone said women should not feel the pressure to settle for less. She told TIME: “You can feel a sense of — am I stepping over the line, do I deserve it? But if you believe you deserve it,…

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