What actions should HR and business leaders take to curb mental harassment at work? Share your thoughts.
Support and guidance are what transpeople need. Special bank loans could give them a chance to better their lives and help others in the process.
A 35 year old woman was not allowed by her husband to even step out of home since 2008 when they got married. Even her family members were not allowed to visit her.
Coach Paul James has been training children, most of them girls, for free. He says, he collects fees only from those who could afford it.
According to the statement of the girl’s father, she had informed him about the harassment. He had asked her to return home, but she refused to come back, stating that she may not get another seat in a different college.
One of the reasons for such drastic things can be greed in some form. So it drives them to the extent of killing a human, especially a girl child?
Trigger Warning: This deals with graphic description of violence against women and breach of consent, and may be triggering to survivors. An attack on a woman when she refuses to marry a man seems never-ending. The only way for men to retaliate is by hitting the woman or throwing acid at her. The ultimate aim […]
She was in love with a man whom her brother did not approve of. She stayed strong in her decision. Did that urge him to kill his own sister?
Women aren’t a place to dump a man’s anger no matter what the issue could be. And calling her names is again not the husband’s right just because they are married.
Just because they are married a husband isn’t entitled to be violent to his wife. Just because a man is "in love" with a woman, it doesn't give him a right to be violent.
Yuvaraj Shele, a small-time worker from Kolhapur, Maharashtra, did battle many odds and arranged for his mother Ratna’s wedding a few weeks ago. The main point that he put forth was that he felt his mother was lonely and saw the need for her to live happily.
Vidhya came home with Riya. She was surprised to see the same expectations from her that were before from having a child. Nothing had changed, and she felt that nothing would ever change.
Her hands slowly took it from me. She kept looking at them. Somehow, I felt the urge to ask her this question. “Akka, are you vaccinated?” This time my voice went feeble. In a second, her eyes turned moist.
Every day in motherhood is like reading a new book. We never know what it would reveal to us. Exploring is the best phase filled with joy for all mothers. It is indeed like taking the unknown path, but travelling along with your kid gives in more confidence to face whatever may come in the way.
My parents aren’t supportive of my decision. They are worried that there will be issues when fixing my wedding and later, in my married life.
Dear Corona,you have impacted many of our lives in unforeseen ways. You've intensified my OCD, and I'm worried about how this will end.My only request is, please, leave this world soon!
A wonderful poem about a person standing tall & proudly claiming their identity...
Many nights, she would think about how Sharada had pulled through those tough times. Would she be able to do something like that?
"It was my decision. I tolerated him being a drunkard. But he chose another girl. When I confronted him, he said it was love, that he loved the two of us. Strange right?"
Why should "Is there any Good News?" be the only question a married woman is asked if she seems to have put on even a little weight since marriage?
Why do small-minded people still consider single mothers, divorced or unmarried women inauspicious for rituals like the bangle ceremony?
As children we accept what our elders say. As adults, we must educate ourselves without blindly accepting all that we've been taught.
She was shocked as he said, 'Your father will get me a watch but would buy your cousin a gold chain? Is this how he treats his son-in-law?'
“I love kids,” Rakesh’s voice echoed in her ears. 'Was this why he wanted to have girl children?' she wondered as fear gripped her.
Why is the woman the eternal problem solving machine in her marital family? As the DIL and wife, why is she expected to solve every issue?
In every morsel you eat, only your father’s money is seen. Taking over his business does not make you in any way fit to be a groom. Try to stand on your legs, then you can proceed with searching for a bride! “Trisha! For the past twenty minutes, you have been aimlessly walking around the […]
When a woman gets a divorce, even her parents often see her as a failure who can't be trusted to take her own decisions.
Our work may differ but there is always a comparison and my husband is always supposed to earn more! Why can't I be on par with him?
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