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Khushboo Velani

Khushboo Velani

21. Capricorn. Curious. Love to learn. Love to write. Figuring out life.

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Juliette Boursier Is Cracking The Lingerie Market & Helping Women Earn While She’s At It
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Juliette Boursier is an entrepreneur striving to make it in the fast-growing Indian lingerie market. She shares her exciting journey of creating Jalouse.

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Young People Are Experimenting With Sex. Are We Giving Them The Sex Ed They Really Need?
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Indian society needs sex education for teenagers that helps them take safe decisions in every sense, rather than preaching at them as moral police.

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Where Have The Women In Science Gone? The Labhoppers Are Finding Out.
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Why does the proportion of women in science drop as we go up the ladder? What do Indian women in science need to be able to pursue their passion? A very special team, the Labhoppers, is finding out.  Meet the LabHoppers – Aashima Dogra and Nandita Jayaraj. Yes, you heard it right. Labhoppers. These science communicators […]

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Hats Off Sunny Leone! This Unapologetic Star Has Made It To BBC 100 Women
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The BBC recently came out with its BBC 100 Women 2016 – a list of influential and inspirational women of 2016. While all of these women aren’t famous, each of them is so beautifully working towards a cause in her own way.

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Here’s Wishing The Kind-Hearted Minister Sushma Swaraj A Speedy Recovery
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Sushma Swaraj revealed on Twitter recently that she has taken ill with kidney disease and has been admitted to a hospital for dialysis treatment. She is one of the most recognised and admired female faces of contemporary Indian politics.

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This Comic Strip About Love Tells You It’s Alright To Be Yourself
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This simple comic strip about love is about the kind of love that needs to come first - accepting yourself for the unique person you are.

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The Thoughts Of Men Behind The Staring At Women And The Moral Policing
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Men seem to feel that staring at women in public places and moral policing is their birthright by gender. How is this OK?

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When A Woman Is Kissed Against Her Will, And We Call It…Entertainment!
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In a live screening of a TV show TMPM in France, a woman was kissed against her will, on her breast after she explicitly denied consent to be kissed on screen. Why is violation of a woman's autonomy seen as entertainment?

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Help Us Fulfil Our Duties As Daughters: Indian Women Demand In A New Petition
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A new petition on Change.org asks for equal rights for women to take care of their parents and fulfil their duties as daughters.

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Separating A Man From Parents Is Cruelty. How About Married Women Who Leave Their Homes?
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A recent judgment says separating a man from parents is cruelty. How can the law support this bias that married women who leave their parental homes are only following a 'natural' course?

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The Night March Of 500 Young Women In Delhi Deserves To Be Sung About
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Did you know that recently, almost 500 young women in Delhi marched at night to reclaim the streets for women? Here's what you should know!

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