Jyotishree Mohanty

Jyotishree Mohanty

A part time backpacker, an accidental baker, a doting mother, a loving wife, a pampered daughter, an inspired blogger, an amateur photographer

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There’s A Need To Ensure Safer Cities For Our Girls — Kyunki #MeriBetiMeriShakti!
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The growing violence against women in the country, has got us thinking - how can we ensure safer cities for our girls. #WomenOnTheMove share their thoughts.

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They Will Know It If They See It — Raising Feminist Sons — Yes, It Is Possible!
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Is feminism gender sensitive? No! Women can be sexist & men feminist. Raising feminist sons who grow up to be men who believe in gender equality is possible. #WomenOnTheMove share how.

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Writing A Memoir — The Power Of A Story That Takes Readers On An Unforgettable Journey

Many of us have stories to tell from our own lives. But, writing a memoir is difficult to master! How to write a powerful self story? Find out with #WomenOnTheMove. 

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How Are Women Using The Digital Medium To Communicate With The Masses? Let’s Find Out
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The digital medium has revolutionsed the way women communicate with the outside world. There's no stopping us now say #WomenOnTheMove.

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Public Spaces Are Not Just For Men! The Sense Of Entitlement Must Go!

Public spaces are not just for men; they are for women too. Ladies! It is time for a revolution. It is time to reclaim our right to public spaces.

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Hey Woman! Are You Marriage Material?
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Have a successful career? Great! But woman, can you run a household? Can you cook? Are you marriage material? #WomenOnTheMove

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Online Harassment — Threaten, Intimidate, Bully — Try If You Must But You Cannot Stop Us!

Behind the veil of anonymity, online harassment is rampant but women are not having any of it now. A word of caution from #WomenOnTheMove

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Play Like A Girl! Let’s Encourage Girls To Play And Go Da Da Ding!

Often girls stop playing sports by age of 14. What can we do to stop this and encourage more girls to engage in active play? #WomenOnTheMove

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Signs Of Abuse – Know Them! Spot Them! Lend Your Support!

The signs of abuse are often more subtle. Knowing how to spot them might help you save yourself or a person you love. #WomenOnTheMove.

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Is There A ‘Secret Mantra’ For A Successful Marriage?

There is no 'secret mantra' for a successful marriage. It all depends on the levels of commitment & understanding couples agree to put in! #WomenOnTheMove

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16 Women Nobel Peace Prize Winners Show Us How They Fought Injustice

Supriya Vani talk about her new book 'Battling Injustice' - an outstanding collection of short biographies of women Nobel peace prize winners.

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Beti Bachao Beti Padhao — But Who Will Ensure No Gender Discrimination And Beti Ki Suraksha?
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The BHU violence has put the focus back on a pertinent issue -- is quality education without gender discrimination possible for our girls? #WomenOnTheMove

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Of Course Bollywood Is Feminist, But Conditions Apply!

An industry where sexism, casting couch, objectification of women is rampant, feminism is reduced to mere tokenism in Bollywood. #WomenOnTheMove

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To Worry Or Not To Worry — Can Parents Really Relax After Sending Children To School?
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With the growing violence and sexual assault cases against children in India, can parents really relax after sending children to school? #WomenOnTheMove

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“Bahut Bolti Hai” – What Women Are Told When They Speak Their Minds…

Women have been silenced through ages because patriarchy has dreaded women who know and speak their minds. Not anymore! #WomenOnTheMove

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How Long Should Women Bear The Responsibility Of Caregiving Solely On Their Shoulders?

Caregiving should be a shared responsibility and not the default duty of women. Because caregivers need support too. #WomenOnTheMove

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The Regressive Daily Soaps On Indian Television Need A Creative Renaissance, Like Now!
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The dearth of quality programs on the Indian television, clearly calls for a creative renaissance. Yes, like now! #WomenOnTheMove

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Can Indian Women Watch Porn Without Being Judged?
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In a country that has different 'sanskaari' standards for men and women, can women watch porn without being judged? #WomenOnTheMove

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Stalking Is A Serious Crime Against Women. Stop Taking It So Casually!

Stalking is not love. It is a serious crime against women that needs to be addressed on a war footing say #WomenOnTheMove.

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A Period Friendly Workplace — Yes Please!

Apart from the period leave proposal, what else can be done to make the workplace period friendly? Read what #WomenOnTheMove had to say.

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10 Most Annoying Stereotypes Indian Women Have To Deal With In Everyday Life

From marry well to women are bad drivers, Indian women face a plethora of stereotypes in their lifetime. These 10 can't be missed!

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10 Powerful Movies That Explore Women’s Sexual Desire And Don’t Disappoint!
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In our country women's sexual desire is considered anathema, but these 10 movies explore this taboo subject with panache!

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Domestic Violence — Why Do Women Suffer In Silence?

The daily cycle of abuse -- physical and emotional -- can only end if women choose to stand up and say NO to domestic violence!

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‘Dabaang’ Women From Indian Mythology Who Inspire Us Even Today!

From the fierce warrior Kali to the gentle wife Sita, these 'Dabaang' women from Indian mythology inspire us till this day!

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4 Ads That Can’t Look At Women Beyond Stereotypes And 4 Ads That Did It Beautifully!

Advertisers and brands in India are greatly disillusioned; they can't think beyond selling stereotypes and sex! #WomenOnTheMove

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Is It Possible To Love J.K. Rowling Even More? 14 Searing Tweets We Fangirl Over!

J.K. Rowling rips apart sexist insults aimed at Theresa May by the so-called 'liberal' men. Because that's what strong women do.

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Mansplaining – Because Women Don’t Understand Anything, Right?! #WomenOnTheMove

Actually chaps, sorry to pop the bubble but women do know things, sometimes better than you! Yet, if mansplaining keeps you happy, go on!

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“Love Stories With Bittersweet Endings Can Also Leave You With A Feel-Good Vibe” – Anuja Chauhan

"I love endings that leave people better off than they were when the story began" says popular author Anuja Chauhan, on what makes love stories tick.

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Save Money, Travel More! Budget Travel Tips By #WomenOnTheMove

Travel can be an expensive affair; but there are ways to bring the costs down and make the most of it. Budget travel tips and ideas by #WomenOnTheMove.

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Is It True That Marriage Can Wreck Women’s Friendships? #WomenOnTheMove

Friendships and friends are so important in our lives, then why do women's friendships drift away after marriage? Finding out with #WomenOnTheMove.

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How Prepared Are Indian Companies To Deal With Sexual Harassment At Work? #WomenOnTheMove
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It is time corporate India stops trivializing sexual harassment at work. Time for a paradigm shift in workplace policies. #WomenOnTheMove

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5 Reasons Why You Should Travel To Romania On A Europe Trip

Transylvania, the legend of Dracula, and more - five compelling reasons why you should travel to Romania.

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The Good Old Days! Childhood Nostalgia With #WomenOnTheMove

The sweltering heat, the smell of mangoes, the sight of the refreshing 'Shikanji' -- drowning in childhood nostalgia with #WomenOnTheMove.

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Much Props To This Heartwarming Video On A Girl’s Simple Wish To Go To School

We need to educate girls - and boys - all children, irrespective of their gender. This video is a grim reminder - girls deserve to go to school and enjoy their childhood too.

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Feminism – Let’s Talk Equality! #WomenOnTheMove
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Feminism is having equal rights irrespective of gender, then why is there so much negativity and misunderstanding around it? Finding out with #WomenOnTheMove

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From Streets To Abusers On Social Media – Women Face Harassment Everywhere #WomenOnTheMove

Abusers on Social Media get the perfect breeding ground to lauch their attack on women behind the veil of anonymity. #WomenOnTheMove

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You Don’t Have To Give Birth To Become A Mother — The New Vicks Ad Hits Bull’s Eye
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The new Vicks ad touches two burning issues in India - adoption and transgender rights. A heart-warming ad that will leave you seeking for answers.

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She Is Badass, She Is Sassy, She Is Sushmita Sen And We Love Her!

Sushmita Sen undoubtedly has sass and wit. These 10 smartest replies to the silliest questions proves that she is indeed a beauty with brains.

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Want To Raise A Reader. But How? #WomenOnTheMove
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To raise a reader is not easy. It needs discipline, persistence and a bit of patience. What more? Read on to find out. #WomenOnTheMove.

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Why Your Child Should Participate In A Team Sport

Your child may or may not be a natural born athlete, but regardless of his or her natural talents, it is healthy to involve your child in sports for at least a portion of their young life

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Workplace Sexism In India – Is The Discrimination Subtle Or Shining Like A Beacon? #WomenOnTheMove

From invasive personal questions in job interviews to sexual harassment, workplace sexism in India isn't subtle but shining like a beacon. #WomenOnTheMove

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Being Sexually Harassed At Work Is Not A Secret Anymore. Speak Up. Take Charge

Being sexually harassed at work in India is more common than we perceive it to be. This video puts things within perspective.

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How Are Women Breaking Barriers This Women’s Day? #WomenOnTheMove

How are women breaking barriers? Why celebrate women for a day and not everyday? We tried finding the answers with #WomenOnTheMove.

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How Long Will We Tell Boys That Making Tea Is Girly? #UnStereotype

“Kitchen work is girl’s’ work!” It’s time we dissed this stereotype, and let boys play, cook, clean, dance and do everything else they love.

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Follow Your Career Dreams; It’s Never Too Late #WomenOnTheMove

Women's career dreams. Why are they short lived? How to take charge of our dreams after a career break? Finding the answers with #WomenOnTheMove.

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Raising Mindful & Compassionate Kids #WomenOnTheMove

Mindful & compassionate kids are not only empathetic towards others but also grow up to be responsible adults. #WomenOnTheMove

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Strong Dads Raise Strong Daughters #WomenOnTheMove
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A strong dad is the biggest influencer in a young girl's life; because only strong dads can raise strong and confidant daughters. #WomenOnTheMove

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I Don’t Feel Overwhelming Love For My Baby — The Reality Of Postpartum Depression #WomenOnTheMove

Postpartum depression is a serious mental health condition that new mothers often face. It can occur in the weeks or months following child birth.

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What’s Your Secret To Surviving Heartbreak? Share!

When that someone, who once loved you loves you no longer, that is the most painful feeling ever! How to survive a heart break & carry on? #WomenOnTheMove

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Changing Trends Of Marriage In Modern India #WomenOnTheMove

The most dynamic social institution in India -- marriage, is going through a paradigm shift. A closer look at the changing trends with #WomenOnTheMove.

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Decoding Menstrual Health Problems And Finding Solutions With #WomenOnTheMove

How important is menstrual health? We discussed common menstrual health problems with #WomenOnTheMove and looked into some remedies to deal with them.

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5 Reasons Why Setting The Right Goals In 2017 Is Important #WomenOnTheMove

Setting the right goals & achieving them is important for #WomenOnTheMove in 2017. Read on to find out what else is important this year.

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Women — Let’s Talk Sexual Desires #WomenOnTheMove

Indian women have always been hesitant about talking about their sexual desires. Time for change. Let's talk sexual desires say#WomenOnTheMove

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The Vicious Cycle Of Domestic Violence. Your Silence Is Doing More Harm Than Good! #DontBeSilentSpeakUp

Silence will not end domestic violence, your voice will. Speak up. Your silence is doing more harm than good. End the cycle of violence NOW.

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Being A Woman Politician In India #WomenOnTheMove

A woman politician in India plays a pivotal role in empowering women by addressing women's issues more actively than men say #WomenOnTheMove.

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Being A Teen Girl In India Wasn’t Easy – And Isn’t Today Either

Is being a teen girl in India today any different from being one twenty years ago? We discussed with #WomenOnTheMove in our weekly chat.

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How To Boost Creativity? #WomenOnTheMove Share Their Secrets

What fuels creativity? How to maximise the potential of a creative mind? #WomenOnTheMove share their secrets in our weekly twitter chat..

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Woman, You Are Beautiful! Why We Need To Rethink What Beauty Means

A healthy & positive body image not only keeps your confidence high but also makes you feel better about yourself. #WomenOnTheMove

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Women Tell Us What Feminism Means & Why It Matters So Much

We asked our Twitterati friends as to what feminism means to them; this is what they had to say. Read, and be enlightened!

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Delhi Smog – Probably It Is Time To #ReInventFestivals

The Delhi smog has left the residents literally gasping for breath. Is it worth a day's merriment? Maybe it is time to #ReInventFestivals?

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Side Effects Of Contraceptives Acceptable For Women, Why Not For Men? #WomenOnTheMove

The side effects of contraceptives that were acceptable for women suddenly become unacceptable for men. Is Science biased? #WomenOnTheMove.

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Break The Menstruation Taboo! #WomenOnTheMove

Why should we talk about menstruation in hushed tones? Let's break the menstruation taboo. #WomenOnTheMove

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How Payel Mitra And Kshitija Suryavanshi Are Building A Business Around Dance Movement Therapy

Dance Movement Therapy is a relatively new concept in India. The entrepreneurial duo, Payel Mitra and Kshitija Suryavanshi, are taking it places.

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A Shutterbug’s Dream Goes Mobile With The Advent Of A Camera Phone

Just a few years ago, travellers would have had to pack an extra suitcase just for their photography equipment. But once the camera phone came into being, all that changed. The number of people taking photographs has increased exponentially and the quality of photos you can take with the right camera phone is now unbelievable. […]

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Taruna Aswani’s Stand Against A Cyber Blackmailer Is Inspirational

Despite the odds, Taruna Aswani chose to stand up and fight her blackmailer by taking a stand & exposing him on Social Media.

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Teaching Children Consent Is Too Important To Leave It To Chance!

What's the right age for teaching children consent? This is what #WomenOnTheMove had to say in our weekly Twitter Chat.

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The Empowering Story of Haritha – Don’t Stay In Bad Relationships, Just Let It Go

The story of Haritha shared on Humans of Amsterdam Facebook page is an inspiration for all those who feel that 'Leave' is not an option in a bad relationship.

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‘Parched’ Actor Tannishtha Chatterjee Body Shamed In The Name Of Humour!

Tannishtha Chatterjee was ridiculed and mocked for her skin colour in the name of humour. India's obsession with the fair skin lay threadbare.

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What Does It Take To Become An Entrepreneur? #WomenOnTheMove

Even before starting, people often worry if they have what it takes to become an entrepreneur! Know with #WomenOnTheMove.

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Delicious Food & No Gender Rules, With These #MenWhoCook

In the culinary world, chefs who attain celebrity status tend to be male yet cooking is a 'woman' thing. But #MenWhoCook are breaking gender stereotypes.

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Are You A Woman With Opinions? You Will Relate To This Post! #WomenOnTheMove

A woman with opinions is often tagged as 'bossy'. Will this ever change? Read what readers had to say on the #WomenOnTheMove chat.

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Stop The Labels! Time To Rethink The Toys We Give Our Kids #Video

From colours to toys, gender categorisation seems to do the rounds more in modern times than before. It's time to stop the labels and adopt gender neutral parenting.

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Women Share Why Travel Makes Their World Go Round #WomenOnTheMove

In our weekly Twitter Chat, #WomenOnTheMove, we discussed with our readers what type of travel appealed to them and why.

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Sexual Abuse Survivor Speaks Up And Takes Social Media By Storm

The post of a survivor who decided to speak up and expose her tormentor goes viral. Here's to more women speaking up. 

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Powerful New Nike Ad Featuring Indian Sportswomen Is An Ode To The Unstoppable Girl Power

The powerful new Nike ad featuring inspiring Indian sportswomen and Deepika Padukone is an ode to the unstoppable girl power that will  give you the right motivation to go, Da Da Ding.

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How Do You Plan To Raise A Gender Equal Generation? [#WomenOnTheMove]

It’s time to scrap ‘boy colors’ and ‘girl toys’ and raise a gender equal generation. [#WomenOnTheMove]

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9 Common Questions About PCOS Answered Here For Your Benefit

Some of the most common questions about PCOS that women have, were answered in this recent Women's Web Facebook chat with Dr. Abhijit Bopardikar.

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Mamma, What Does Gay Mean? Is It Time We Had That Talk? #WomenOnTheMove

Parents there is no right time. It's upto you to time it right & talk about sexuality & different sexual orientation with your children. #WomenOnTheMove

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The 7 Most Bizarre Questions That Women Have Faced! Feel Free To Add Yours.

Been there, faced that! Here are 7 most bizarre questions our readers have come across. Check how many matches yours.

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Reinvent Our Careers! Is It Possible? #WomenOnTheMove

Is it possible to reinvent our careers, follow our passions and love what we do? We tried to find the answers in our weekly Twitter chat for #WomenOnTheMove Do you feel that you aren’t doing what you want to do? Does the start of your work-week trigger overwhelming feelings of anxiety, sadness, or stress and you lack […]

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“Dear Daddy, I will be born a girl”: A Cautionary Tale From An Unborn Child To Her Daddy

"Dear Daddy I will be born a girl please do everything you can so that that don't stay the greatest danger of all."

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Fat Shaming Vs Body Acceptance! #WomenOnTheMove

Fat shaming is profound in the public space these days; whether on social media or on the roads or on television. It is time we call out for a change. #WomenOnTheMove

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Does Gender Matter In Interviews? Women Tell Us Their Stories. [#WomenOnTheMove]

In our weekly Twitter Chat, #WomenOnTheMove, we discussed with our readers whether gender in interviews ever comes up, and if yes, what hassles have they faced. 

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Would You Consider A Career Change If Given A Chance? [#TuesdayTalkies]

Some of us love what we do while others might consider a career change if given a chance. Read what our readers had to say if such an opportunity came.

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This Is My Life And I Am In Charge [#TuesdayTalkies]

Modern women are increasingly speaking up for themselves and telling the world 'this is my life and I am in charge'. #TuesdayTalkies

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How And Why Is Projecting Power At Work So Important For Women

 To be considered as a worthy candidate and a matched opponent to a man, projecting power at work becomes extremely important for women.

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What Would You Wish For If Wishes Came True? [#TuesdayTalkies]

If wishes came true what will you wish for? Here is what you have said in our #TuesdayTalkies segment.

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These Tweets Show That Indian Women Are Willing To Prioritise Themselves Now

Women place themselves last, goes the story. No longer! Indian women are now willing to prioritise themselves.

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Monica Lewinsky Now Takes On The Culture Of Internet Trolling. #Video

The world slut shamed Monica Lewinsky, but what about the man who was equally responsible? Monica Lewinsky now in a TED talk shares her experience.

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Sheryl Sandberg Honors Single Mothers On Mother’s Day

Sheryl Sandberg's Facebook post about single mothers for Mother's Day is an inspiring one that honors them and speaks of her insight into their lives.

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Women Leaders Who Inspire! [#TuesdayTalkies]

Although inspiration is important for each one of us, for women it goes a level up and becomes extremely critical to find women leaders who inspire. 

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Dr Mitu Khurana Fought For Her Twin Daughters’ Right To Be Born. Salute!

Dr Mitu Khurana is a mother who fought to prevent her twin daughters from being aborted and for their right to be accepted as valued individuals.

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This Special Mothers Day Idea Is Not About You, Your Mom Or Your Kids!

Mother's Day is coming up this weekend. Here's a very unique mother's day idea to spend the day with kids who have no mother.

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India Is Shamed Again! #Kerala’sNirbhaya #JusticeForJisha

The colossal promises fell flat on their face as another woman is raped and murdered in cold blood and India is shamed again!

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India’s Water Wives

Polygamy is illegal in India, yet this law is disregarded in some drought-hit states, in the form of having 'Water Wives' who carry water home from far.

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‘Sleep Is Good And Books Are Better.’ Women Authors That Have Inspired Our Readers [#TuesdayTalkies]

An author wields power that can change lives. In this week's #TuesdayTalkies we asked our readers to name one woman author who inspired them the most and why.

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Deepana Gandhi And Her Team Indus Are Trying For A Shot At The Moon

The inspiring Deepana Gandhi is a member of Team Indus, the only team from India shortlisted for the Google Lunar XPrize competition.

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‘Mind Your Own Business’–Aishwarya Subramanian Tells Moral Police

When the moral police tried to give Aishwarya Subramanian a lecture on the 'dress code' for 'sanskaari' women, she shut him up like a boss!

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Radhika Apte’s New Video Explains The True Meaning Of Beauty!

Radhika Apte’s new video is a befitting reply to the people who body shame women or criticise them on their outward looks caring two hoots about the person they are within. We live in an age where the constant emphasis on looks is an issue that needs to be addressed seriously. Recently, writer Shobhaa De body shamed the Duchess of Cambridge, […]

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Ola Cabs Sexist Ad Pulled Down After Twitter Backlash

An Ola cabs sexist ad that showed that a cab ride was cheaper than having a girlfriend received much flak on Twitter earlier this week.

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5 Best Ways To Deal With Your Child Facing Bullying At School [#TuesdayTalkies]

As parents we all want to protect our children from getting hurt. So bullying at school resonates very strongly amongst us.

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Don’t Mess With This Woman Who Shut Up These Men Good And Proper

Men were whining about the undue advantage that women traveling by public transport have in ladies' coaches. A woman shut them up with her reply.

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Moms Need ‘Me’ Time Too

Most dads do not need to be reminded of taking some time off for themselves then why do moms need to negotiate for some 'ME' time?

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“Treat Us As Equals,” Says PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi

“We still have to have equal treatment. I hate being called sweetie or honey at times which I still am called,” said Indra Nooyi, CEO of Pepsi.

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Moms, Stop Judging Other Moms. Start Empowering!

Parenting is a herculean task and there is no fool-proof parenting method.  Shouldn't we stop judging mothers for wanting some me-time?

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This Letter From Chanda Kochhar To Her Daughter Is An Inspiration

Chanda Kochhar's letter to her daughter on the cusp of her career is heart-warming legacy left behind by a mother. 

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Shani Shingnapur Controversy Brings You One More Guardian Of Indian Culture

The Shani Shingnapur controversy is bringing all the self-appointed guardians of culture out of the woodwork with their 'gyaan'.

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Matrimonial For Bride Hunting? Check Out This Hilarious Parody [Video]

Watch this hilarious parody of matrimonial ads that shows our misogyny even in this day and age, to the tune of 'Call Me Maybe' by Carly Rae Jepsen.

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Sometimes All We Need Is A Little Splash Of Colour! Top 10 Colours That Resonate With Our Readers [#Tuesday Talkies]

We asked our readers, “Different women like different colours. Which colour defines you & why?” Here is what you have said.

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Do You Have It In You? 10 Things Our Readers Will Look For In A Man Or A Woman To Be Impressed [#TuesdayTalkies]

First impressions. We asked you, our readers, “What is that one thing a man or a woman must have in order to impress you?” Here are your answers.

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Why Entrepreneurs Persist Despite It Being ‘Risky Business’

Why entrepreneurs succeed in some cases when others don't is not just a matter of being smarter but also being persistent. A look at what motivates entrepreneurs to keep going.

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5 Things Our Readers Would Tell Their Child About Puberty [#TuesdayTalkies]

We asked you, our readers, "What would you tell your child about puberty?" Here is what you said about talking to your child about puberty.

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In Business? It’s Time To Update Our Marketing Mantras!

Starting your own business isn't easy, and as consumers find their choices increasing every day, all of us in business need to update our marketing mantras.

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6 Inspiring Women You Will Meet At #BreakingBarriers Bangalore

These inspiring women, entrepreneurs, investors and experts are sharing their best learnings at #BreakingBarriers in Bangalore. Will you be there?

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What You Didn’t Know About Child Sexual Abuse Could Shock You [Video]

People have gross misconceptions about child sexual abuse, but boys and girls are equally susceptible to rape and abuse.

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My Body Strongest: 10 Health Tips for Children

These 10 health tips for children will help them in staying fit, healthy and strong. Read on to know your health essentials!

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7 Bold Fictional Women We Love For Their Dating Chutzpah

These 7 bold fictional women from Hollywood don’t buy into stereotypes about dating and rock with their unique dating chutzpah!

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7 Ways We Can Protect Our Children From Being Scarred For Life

Here are 7 ways we can protect our children from being scarred for life.

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10 Prejudices Mothers Face Based On Their Employment Status

10 Prejudices Mothers Face Based on Their Employment Status

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5 European Countries Every Feminist Should Visit

Every feminist should travel these 5 European countries to witness the rise of feminism and to draw inspiration from them.

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5 Reasons Every Woman Needs To Love Her Body and Mind

How do I run my mind? One day, this question occurred to me, and I started thinking over it. How could I rejuvenate myself regularly and keep myself fit (in mind and body) for the great adventure we call life?

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5 Children’s Books That Puts Life’s Lessons In A Child’s Perspective

Here are 5 children's books that teach life lessons, from a child's perspective. The lessons from these books will make them live life better in future.

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Child Sexual Abuse : Let’s Talk To Our Children About It

Child sexual abuse is growing across borders, religion and ethnicity. It not only scars, the child, but the manipulation to silence leaves a deep imprint.

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BriefCase: What Is It Like To Lead An E-Commerce Division?

Abhilasha Bahl tells us, what it is to head a women's apparel section. She works for Reliance E-commerce.

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How Entrepreneur Ankita Puri Is Using Technology To Address Mental Health

Co-founder & CEO of Healtheminds, Ankita Puri believes that technology can play a role in addressing mental health issues that many in India suffer from without support.

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I Am What I Am, Not What You Want Me To Be

"I am what I am," our next writer asserts. To be who you are is a journey that begins with self-doubt but ends in embracing oneself.

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BriefCase: What Is It Like Working For A Non-Profit?

Meet Priyanka Singh, who has chosen to help others as her profession, as Manager, Legacy Giving in the Canadian Red Cross Society.

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How Arpita Ganesh Broke The Funding Barrier For Her Lingerie Business

Arpita Ganesh, the Founder of lingerie retailer Buttercups has used innovative crowd-funding tactics to get her business off ground. Let's find out how and why!

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Why Do Children Lie? And How To Teach Them Honesty

Why do children lie? It's something that begins at home. Here's how to teach them honesty.

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Taking Care Of Breastfeeding Moms #ProudToFeed

Taking care of the breastfeeding mother is of utmost important. UNICEF has launched a campaign in India for supporting all lactating new moms. Here are the details.

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The Little Girl Who Loved The Countryside [Short Story]

There was a little girl who loved the countryside which seemed full of all the beautiful things life offers. Could this Paradise last for ever?

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A Danish Birthday Party, That Turned Indian

An Indian woman staying in Denmark talks about a Danish birthday party, that turned Indian!

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Parenting ‘Digital Natives’: Don’t Panic Over The Internet Yet!

In today's time, where kids can find everything online, parenting them from right to wrong is not an easy task. A post on parenting kids who stay online!

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The Visitor [Short Story]

A marriage that has hit the rock bottom is brought together by a pregnancy. But what happens when the child is not born? This simple story will leave you looking for the tissues.

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Varanasi: A Holy City With The Sins Of Every Indian City

Varanasi the city where millions flock in to cleanse their sins has its own sins hidden in its streets, which even the holy Ganges could not wash.

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The Curious Case Of An Indian Aurat: First In The Blame Game

Five women in very different cases and circumstances - but common to all these situations is how quick we are to blame the woman. Read on!

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Dr. Priya Vedi’s Story: Sharing The Queer Life

Dr.Priya Vedi's case shows how our refusal to accept people with different sexuality only leads to misery for all concerned. Can we be more accepting of those who identify as queer?

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Flour, Butter And Whisk: A Personal Baking Experience

We've all tried baking at least once. Each of us have our own funny baking experience. Here's one such story that would want us to get our hands dirty.

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