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Ads like this one by Bhima jewellery featuring the transitioning journey of a trans woman, can drive real social change - remember the Gauri Sawant ad on motherhood by Vicks? Let's have more of them!
Tara Kaushal, the author of the breakthrough book Why Men Rape speaks of the challenges of going undercover to speak with actual rapists and writing it.
Kerala govt will no longer put up details of couples marrying under the Special Marriages Act 1964 on its website, to protect them. Athira Sujatha, the woman behind this, speaks about what happened.
Check out these foodgrammers from NE India, who bring us some easy dishes of the region, which you can try out at home from ingredients you may have.
9 Indian and global mental health influencers who will help you manage your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdown.
Do you consider yourself an expert in LGBTQIA+ awareness? Well here’s your chance to test your pride quotient and knowledge on the matter.
LGBTQIA rights have been won only recently, but these Indian queer people have risen above the discrimination they certainly must have faced.
Dutee Chand once again proves to be a true inspiration for LGBTQ+ community by celebrating the traditional Odia Sabitri Puja with her partner.
Society's obsession with the demure bride and women complying with that is more dangerous that we realise. A recent bride showed us how to do it better.
Does being an earning member of the family make it easier on women, especially after marriage? I thought so, but it doesn't seem to work that way.
The Indian education system has once again failed the Dalit and poor students in its care. A 14 year old girl from Kerala died of suicide as she couldn't attend prescribed online classes.
Meet 9 inspiring women who have shared their personal life with kids on Instagram, giving us a peek into their mommy life. Check it out!
Clinical Psychologist and author Sonali Gupta speaks about her book Anxiety: Overcome it and live without Fear; and a need to deal with anxiety in an Indian cultural context.
Online music streaming services/ apps are the way to listen to music currently, giving a great deal of flexibility and choice to the user.
Indian YouTube singers who create original music or even covers of popular songs on the internet are followed by many today. Here are 11 of them.
Harassed by her seniors in ways that could have become dangerous had she not been alert, IAS officer Rani Nagar resigns, publicly posting about her ordeal.
Mother's Day is coming, and here we have a list of mothers in recent short films that will remind you of mom. If you're the mom, watch these with your 16+ child and also with friends!
Buying a gift for Mom during lockdown might be impossible, but here are some brilliant Mother's Day ideas that you don't need to buy!
Child porn is illegal in India, but trends reported by PornHub (which has offered 'free access' during lockdown) show 95% increase in child porn search.
At 47, comedian Radhika Vaz hasn't run out of steam, and a rollicking exchange gives some gems we can take away from. Read on.
Yeh Ballet is a joyful true story of how two young men from the Mumbai slums broke shackles of a patriarchy that stigmatises boys for a 'feminine' dance.
This article was based on these news reports - here, here, and here.The ministry has subsequently clarified its position on this issue, so we are removing the piece. Our apologies to our readers.
Board exams, entrance exams - are both milestone examinations students take; having exams postponed is stressful for them and their parents. But - it's a small price to pay to be safe.
In his speech for Utkal Diwas (Odisha Day), CM Naveen Patnaik says that this is lockdown, not holidays, so don't overburden women with extra cooking and house work.
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