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Wife On Leave? Worry Not, My Dear Men, Here’s A Restaurant For The Likes Of You!

A Varanasi restaurant called W.O.L tells men to eat there if their wife hasn't cooked, (W.O.L = wife on leave), implying that there is no need for men to cook, even today.

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Why Is ‘Pleasing Us’ Our Daughters’ Duty?

Indian parents are experts at guilt tripping their kids, especially their daughters, who grow up into girls low on confidence.

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So You Married A Good And Loving Man, But Does He Make All Decisions For You Too?

A letter from a mother to a future daughter, telling her how she can have an equal marriage and be her own person. 

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Those ‘Mean Girls’ Of Our Childhood – Did Patriarchy Make Them This Way?

Mean girls are not born, but are products of a patriarchal society that gears girls towards pleasing men, and competing for their attention!

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No Time To Workout? 7 ‘Sneaky’ Ways To Get More Exercise Into Your Day

A typical day for a woman might be too busy to have a dedicated fitness routine. With no time to workout, here's how you can manage it.

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I Know I Must Follow My Passion To Succeed. But I Don’t Know What I Am Passionate About!

Why should we try to find our passion? What can change as a result? How do we go about it? Read on to find out.

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This Entrepreneur Is Making A Robot That Paints Nails – And Also Challenging Women To Code

Entrepreneur Harpreet Singh Walia ('Pree') is building a company Preemadonna whose first product is a nail painting robot. But there's so much more happening alongside! Find out.

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Yes, I Am A Feminist, But…

There is almost a stigma attached to identifying as a feminist, people often misunderstanding the simple premise of feminism - equality for all.

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Birth Photography. These Women Photographers Capture The Intense Emotions Of Childbirth For All Eternity

Birth photography can help you capture the beauty and intensity of birth, and is revolutionary in a country where family is expected to keep outside the labour room!

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6 Everyday Lessons That An Intense Grad School Degree Program Taught Me

While getting a degree from Grad school overseas, this young woman also learnt some crucial non-academic life lessons, that she shares with us.

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That (Imaginary) World Where It’s Absolutely OK To Report Harassment

Women are told to report harassment promptly - but does the world we live in make it easy for women to speak up against harassment?

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