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BHU sends harassment-accused professor on long leave, students demand strict action

A BHU spokesperson said the decision was ordered by BHU Vice-Chancellor Professor Rakesh Bhatnagar on Sunday night, was to ensure the prevention of sexual harassment on campus

Published on 16th September 2019
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BHU students protest against University for reinstating professor suspended for passing lewd comments

The varsity's administration, however, stated that the professor was currently censored and could hold no post of responsibility.

Published on 15th September 2019
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My lymphoma story: How I'm fighting cancer and healing its scars

At 22, the author was diagnosed with Mycosis Fungoides, an extremely rare cancer where the T Cells in her body developed abnormalities and attacked the skin

Published on 3rd July 2019
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This art exhibition by artist Aishwarya Manivannan and students explored the various facets of the human mind

The exhibition featured artwork by 26 artists who were mentored by Aishwarya. It also exhibited the work by a few tribal children 

Published on 2nd July 2019
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Being fat shamed online? Let Neelakshi Singh show you how to put trolls in their place

Why we need more body positive bloggers like Neelakshi Singh to remind us that being told we're fat online is uncool — and damaging on so many levels

Published on 10th May 2019
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Kolkata Shocker: Presidency University student accuses male student of forced oral sex, says complaint cell is defunct 

Brishti Sen Banerjee said she was scared to complain because the accused was politically active and quite famous on campus

Published on 4th May 2019
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This 17-year-old Mumbai girl is changing the way we look at fairy tales through her debut book 'New Age Fairy Tales'

Ariana Gupta tackles some of the problematic themes present in fairy tales as a step towards changing the messages conveyed through the kinds of stories we tell our children

Published on 21st February 2019
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Sameera Dahiya quit an IT job to become a biker. Here's why she's super positive today

Sameera Dahiya quit her high paying corporate job to be a full-time biker. Three years and 80,000 kilometres on she's gearing up for the Raid De Himalayas 2019

Published on 30th October 2018
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Once body shamed, this TN woman is winning medals for India

In this day and age, body shaming has become rampant on both social media and other platform and has adverse effects on young women and men

Published on 25th September 2018
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This Bengaluru-based cartoonist captures aspects of our daily lives through doodles

Mounica Tata, a Bengaluru-based cartoonist has found an artistic way to start a dialogue about body shaming, feminism, marital rape and colour politics

Published on 5th June 2018
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Want some #GirlLove? This Hyderabad-girl's FB group will give you a daily dose of  'women-spiration'

The Last Mile Connection, an all-women Facebook group, started by 24-year-old Apoorva Marur began aims at making women stand up for each other 

Published on 31st March 2018
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Nagpur girl Anjali Mishra redefines societal notions of 'fat' with loads of love

The trolls get to her at times, but Anjali Mishra knows that breaking down isn't something she'll allow herself to do. She puts on her funny lens and tackles the issue with love and laughs instead

Published on 26th February 2018
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Fat or thin, dark or fair, clear or scarred: Here's why you should love your body

Everybody deserves to be loved and that's exactly what dancer and educator Shabari Rao aims to convey through her performances 

Published on 26th February 2018
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How Ayush Kejriwal's Instagram posts are telling us that dark is beautiful and body shaming isn't cool

Fashion is more than just clothes. Who will explain this better than the leading designer Ayush Kejriwal who depicts his designs with his characters that challenge social evils 

Published on 13th October 2017
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Feeling blue and suicidal? This Karnataka online counselling platform can be YourDost

A Bengaluru startup is working its way towards eliminating student suicides one youngster at a time. This online counselling platform is virtually saving lives 

Published on 14th September 2017

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