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7 Reasons Why Kashish from Kahiin to Hoga Was The Woman To Follow

Kashish from Kahiin Toh Hoga may have been called several names, but she was inherently a good human. Here are seven lessons you can learn from her!

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I decided, Why Be Anything Else When You Can Be An Alpha Woman?

Be a horse in a world full of donkeys, says this author, who was labeled an alpha woman and bitch for speaking her mind. Here is how she learnt not to care 

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All Hail Patriarchy: How Sexism Affects Men In the Asian Society

Does sexism affect only women or are men also a prey to the patriarchy that has been lobbed upon us since our childhood?

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Why We Need More Strong Female Characters Like Prerna Of Kasautii Zindagii Kay

Years after it ended, Prerna of Kasautii Zindagii Kay is a character many viewers still remember. Here is why she resonated with many of us.

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Top 4 Parenting Mistakes Indian Parents Must Watch Out For

Everyone loves their child. But there are some things Indian parents often do that are huge mistakes; we need to actively watch out against these.

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Why We Should Stop Hating Kangana Ranaut For Fighting With Justin Rao

Kangana Ranaut could have handled journalist Justin Rao's question much better; yet, the outrage against a woman without an industry godfather feels selective, says this author. 

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Busting 3 Myths About Single Mothers; So Dear Haters, Can You Please Treat Them With Some Respect?

"Even if your life is not easy, single moms certainly have it tougher. You don’t know what its like, so don’t judge them," says the author in a hard-hitting post.

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Dear Roadies (And Especially Neha Dhupia), Your Hypocrisy Is Showing

A recent episode of the popular Roadies show had male contestants being mocked for expressing their feelings. We need to stop telling men that crying is weak. 

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3 ‘Taboo’ Conversations Every Mother (Dads Too?) Must Have With A Daughter

Sex, sexuality, dating in their teens. Yes, I know I've raised a few hackles by listing these 'taboo' topics, but that won't erase the fact that these are a part of your child's life. Talk to them.

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Here’s How Your Children’s Creativity Is Being Crippled By The Indian Education System

Prof. Shekar, who teaches at IIM-Bangalore, says a change in the Indian education system is needed if we are to help our children's creativity to bloom to it's full potential. 

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Sanjana Ramesh, India’s Under-16 Basketball Team Captain Is Aiming To Shoot At The Glass Ceiling

Women have broken the glass ceiling in the world of sports, and Sanjana Ramesh, the captain of the Under-16 Indian Women's Basketball team, wants to continue doing this.

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Want To Be A Beauty Blogger? Neha Aggarwal Gives Us The Inside Story

With beauty blogging picking up as a potential career, we talk to blogger Nega Aggarwal on what the life of a beauty blogger is like, and how she perceives the glut of products available today.

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Writing a novel a cathartic and challenging experience, be prepared!
5 Reasons Why Writing A Novel Is Frustrating Yet Therapeutic

Writing a novel is not easy, and the process can exhaust you physically and emotionally. As someone who has self-published a novel, I can safely say that it challenges your ability as a writer and a woman.

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How I Left My Cheating Husband And Became A Professor In A Country New To Me!

This woman divorced her cheating husband after many months of being taken for granted and made her own life in a country foreign to her. Read on.

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Why The Struggles Of African Women Are Not Very Different From Their Indian Counterparts

How do social conditions for African women compare with those for Indian women? Very similar, as this writer found out, while also busting some myths.

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Meet Russian Tech Reporter Darya Luganskaya Who Demonstrates That Tech Reporting Isn’t A Man’s Field

Darya Luganskaya did not begin her career as a tech reporter, but has nonetheless achieved success with both Russian and English publications. Her story.

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British Muslim Women Wearing The Hijab In Public Can Be At Risk, But Many Say It Is Their Choice

Muslim women wearing the hijab in Britain, mainland Europe and the US can be in danger. Here's a personal account from a British Muslim woman.

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The Privileges Of Being A Woman In The Nordic Countries

A take on the progressive feminist outlook in Nordic countries, making it a tempting possibility for relocation.

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If Only I Had Been Firm And Refused To Get Married Into This Family! Now Divorce Is My Only Option

"Neha refuses to stay married to her husband. She is ready to be a single mother and raise her daughter by herself." Do read this account of a strong woman.

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Why Women Cheat. Hint: Closely Tied To What Women Want!

Why women cheat is not such a mystery if you really look at the dynamics of their relationships, and realize that women want just one thing above everything else - love.

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Women No Longer Care Much About Prescribed Body Sizes And Shapes, Which Is A Welcome Trend

Women the world over have been embracing bodily imperfections as many no longer care about fitting in, and prefer to celebrate their unique selves.

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Here’s Why I Believe K-Pop Should Be Banned

K-Pop or Korean Pop music is taking the world by storm, including India. But K-Pop objectifies and sexualises women, making it harder for women to overcome gender stereotypes.    

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