Women

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LIFE

 |  5-minute read
Shorts, Salwar kameez, Women, Saree

Sari, salwar kameez or shorts: What must a modern Indian woman wear?

Let’s look at them as a symbol of feminism, freedom, self-expression and more.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Dalits, Women, Violence, Hate

Karwan-e-Mohabbat: Targets of hate crimes are not just minorities and Dalits, but women too

Dispatches of Harsh Mander who is on a journey across India to raise awareness about lynchings.

LIFE

 |  5-minute read
Menstrual Hygiene Day, Health, Women, Menstrual cup

I'm a woman doctor and here's why I recommend the menstrual cup

Using it allows women to move past the taboos attached to periods and period blood.

POLITICS

 |  It Could Happen to You  |  5-minute read

VOICES

 |  3-minute read
Women, Virat Kohli, Mithali Raj

Why is it Indian culture for Virat Kohli to show skin but not Mithali Raj?

The women's cricket champion has been trolled for wearing a spaghetti-strap top.

POLITICS

 |  Between the Lines  |  3-minute read
Women, Sexual harassment, Pride Plaza assault

Shameful, woman loses 5-star hotel job over complaint of sexual assault

The footage shows the hotel's security manager pulling the woman employee's sari.

VOICES

 |  3-minute read

VARIETY

 |   Long-form
India, Shaming, Women, World Breastfeeding Week

Kyrgyz president's daughter rekindles debate on breastfeeding in public with her photo

A simple Google search will confirm how often women are shamed, bullied and harassed for feeding infants in public.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Millennials, Women, 40s, Rediscovering life

One thing every woman in her 40s must do: Shut your 'system' down and reboot

Women take on so much and do extra that they forget all about downtime.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Women, Menstruation, Period leave, Periods

In India, period leave should be every working woman's right

Women are not choosing to take that day off, if at all, nor are they making merry every month on the first day of their period.