During this difficult time of Corona virus outbreak, how can we as women cope better and support each other? Check our special feed and learn more!

Preethi Warrier

Voice of Preethi Warrier

But If He Didn’t Touch You Or Say Anything Inappropriate, How Is It Sexual Harassment?

Sexual harassment may not always be an inappropriate touch or comment. Some times, it is something seemingly mundane as phone calls too!

View Comments ( 2 )
‘If I Can’t Have A Son, I Hope She Doesn’t Have One Either’

I tried everything possible to have a son. I followed diets, rituals, conducted all Poojas for a son. But still, nothing worked. I have two daughters now.

View Comments ( 0 )
You Distract Me And It’s Your Fault

Never tolerate sexism and objectification from your professors or employers, your abilities and talents invalidated because you're a girl, says this author. 

View Comments ( 0 )
Making A Difference, On A Path Less Traveled

For the village folk, she was like a daughter they never had, a friend they could trust. They treated her with unadulterated love and respect, they looked up to her.

View Comments ( 0 )
Just One Among HIS Many Devadasis

They fought pretty strongly Bhairavi, looks like, in less than a month, this Devdasi custom will be totally abolished, you will be free forever.

View Comments ( 0 )
Nope! My Son And I Do Not Regret Dropping Maths And Choosing A Different Subject

'We received an elaborate report indicating Dyscalculia.' And thus began a mother and son's battle against the dreaded Maths! How she battled it is amazing!

View Comments ( 0 )
Body Shamed For Never Removing Body Hair, I’ve Realised Now That I Don’t Really Care

Why are women who do not remove body hair shamed for it, wonders the author - after all, it should be her choice!

View Comments ( 2 )
Of Sisters, Long Drives, Digging And Some Tanhaai

The emotional gap between us, which we created over years, was bridged in a few seconds. Why did it take so long for us to laugh together?

View Comments ( 0 )
Kahaani Kiss Ki – When An Actress Kisses An Actor

To kiss or not to kiss is no longer the question. It has changed to - who kissed whom. And if it a woman taking that initiative: heavens forgive her!

View Comments ( 0 )
What I Most Miss About Home As A Married Indian Woman Living In Sweden For 15 Years

An Indian woman who moved to Sweden after her marriage, the author shares an unusual aspect of what coming home means to her.

View Comments ( 2 )
And There She Was, The Real Her, Beautiful And Graceful

Those few hours when she returned from school to an empty house, were like Nirvana. She would deck up in her mother’s cosmetics and pose before the mirror, until the day her brother saw her.

View Comments ( 1 )
It Was Finally My Kind Of Rose Day!

There were hundreds of real humans who loved her, she glowed with confidence. She had long given up examining herself on the mirror, but of late, when she saw her reflection, her radiant self smiled back.

View Comments ( 0 )
You Acted For Your ‘Honour’, But I’m Going To Haunt You To The End!

“You were ruining our family reputation. Living in with a man, without getting married. Oh, and the clothes you were wearing when we met that day in the city, so tight, so short.

View Comments ( 0 )
My Mother Ensured I Did What She Never Did #MothersDay

She taught me MY value in MY life. She taught me to be a bit selfish and not center my entire day around my kid.

View Comments ( 0 )
Duryodhana… Your Villain, But My Hero

His brothers and friend Karna covered for him, as they fought my father’s soldiers. As for him, he took off with me in his chariot. And I don’t know why, I was bowled over.

View Comments ( 0 )
Living All Over Again, This Time For Myself

He never loved me, and I was always a disgrace for him, didn’t speak well, didn’t dress well. I was a ‘country bumpkin’ as he called me and much to his relief, I stopped going out to parties with him.

View Comments ( 2 )

Stay updated with our Weekly Newsletter or Daily Summary - or both!