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Story Posted on 07-03-2017


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Nfhs, Patriarchy, Indian Women, Women's Day

Make women the heart of progress to smash patriarchy

Create a new vocabulary to speak to girls and boys about health, especially women's health and sexuality — shatter gender stereotypes.


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Modi, NRIs, Hindus, Donald Trump

Hindu American Trump supporters have only themselves to blame for racist attacks

They supported the unfortunate socio-political climate prevailing in the United States.


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ISIS, Terrorism, UP Assembly Polls, Lucknow terror siege

Lucknow terror siege is the last thing UP needed one day before Assembly polls

The ongoing counter-terror operation in Thakurganj is reportedly to eliminate the 'ISIS-linked' extremist.


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Modi, Journalistic ethics, Uttar Pradesh, Assembly Polls 2017

Why senior journalists are saying BJP will win UP elections

There is reason to believe these prophecies are driven by the vested interest to create a 'victory ripple' for the saffron party.


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Patriarchy, Women's Rights, Feminism

Where have all the feminist men gone?

Feminism is not just about women. It is about breaking gender stereotypes that confine people into limiting roles.


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Indian Women, Women's Day, Anarkali, Akbar

Why Mughal-e-Azam's Anarkali is the woman of our times

Her message is very clear: the soft power of a woman can overwhelm the brute force of a powerful emperor.


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Chetan Bhagat, Delhi University, IIT Delhi

Saving IIT from Chetan Bhagat

The institute I remember is more on the lines celebrated in Mr Bhagat’s debut novel, one where most of life took place outside the classroom.


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Women, Patriarchy, Sexism, Maneka Gandhi

Blame Maneka Gandhi's 'hormonal outburst' for her outrageous comment

The minister of women and child development has gone from trying to get marital rape recognised as rape to advocating nightly curfews on women.


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Patriarchy, Colleges, Gender Discrimination

Why Kerala college asking women students not to close doors is crossing all limits of indecency

Homosexuality is not a disease, but homophobia is certainly a serious mental condition.


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R Ashwin, Virat Kohli, Cricket, India vs Australia

Team India shows Australia (and Virat Kohli critics) who's boss

Viewed objectively and dispassionately, it was not just one Ashwin who fashioned the win.