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St Francis Hyd Girls Win After Protest Against Moral Policing By Tugging Kurtis To ‘Check Length’

A recent video going all over viral on social media show security staff of St Francis College for Women, Hyderabad, tugging at the Kurtis of students if the kurta was not below the knee.

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Why Your Period Is Not ‘Code Red’ Or Your ‘Time Of The Month’
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Menstruation is considered a taboo in Indian society, and girls are taught silence around the topic. But why the shame?

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My Fasting Capabilities Are Not A Measure Of My Love For My Husband And Children

It’s my choice to fast or not to fast, and no one has the right to judge me. I don’t need to fast to prove my love for my husband and children.

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How The Saree Became My Connection With My Grandmother

"How do I drape a saree?" was a big question for me, but I soon learnt to love the graceful garment, something that connected me with earlier generations!

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Depressing To Independent: Turning Life Around On A H4 Visa
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Shifting to USA on an H4 visa after having worked in corporate is not an easy decision. But here's a story of a woman who turned her life around on a H4 visa

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When Love Was My Silver Lining Among The Dark And ‘Ugly’ Clouds
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Calling a person ugly only hurts them. They lose their self-worth and start questioning themselves. Here's a beautiful story of healing with love.

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