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Adios Prince Charming, Glass slippers and voiceless Princess! Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls introduces strong female leads into the world of fairytales

Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo, authors of Goodnight Stories reveal why they felt the need to write a book that features the inspirational stories ofa hundred extraordinary women.

Published on 6th June 2017
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Bahujan Art Festival: TISS students invite marginalised artists to showcase their art, culture and food 

In many mainstream art festivals, marginalised artists seldom find a space and when they do it is mostly a token seat, which is why this festival is important to the dalit movement to reclaim their ar

Published on 16th December 2018
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Bengaluru women to commemorate Savithri Bai Phule's birthday by protesting against CAA and NRC

Burqa and Bindi Vigil will be happening at Bengaluru's iconic Sir K.P Puttanna Chetty Town Hall on January 5 and many women are expected to gather to protest against CAA and NRC

Published on 4th January 2020
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Check out Heel the World, an app that allows young women to network with each other and make friends without sounding like Tinder

This new app from Aisle helps like-minded women connect with each other and network in a world that's increasingly becoming more and more socially impervious — and unsafe for women

Published on 24th April 2017
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Culture machine lets women leave for their periods: Digital media company's HR bosslady says that male employees loved the idea!

Culture Machine, which is also the parent company of Chennai's PutChutney has decided to give their women employees an off on the first day of their period, an option available on leave applications

Published on 4th July 2017
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Dear Trollanmaar, think you've hit Parvathy where it hurts? Perhaps. But your time will come SOON!

The internet has been mercilessly trolling Parvathy over her opinion on misogyny in cinema. But the trolls don't realise that what goes around comes around

Published on 5th January 2018
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Despite brain surgeries and a lost voice, Pranitha Timothy has helped thousands of bonded labourers and kin of convicts

Pranitha is the founder of Justice and Hope, a Chennai-based organisation established in 2013. The ordeal that she went through personally to get there is quite a stirring tale of hope

Published on 7th March 2018
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Every 15 mins he used a sexual metaphor in class and smirked: Jadavpur University's students on how their prof sexually abused them

The students have been boycotting the professor's classes but no amount of protests and demands have altered the administration's stance, even new batch of students are wary of him

Published on 28th November 2017
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Feminism is about building toilets for women, fighting honour killing: Kanimozhi

DMK Women's Wing President Kanimozhi says that feminism cannot be restricted to #MeToo campaigns, they are also about fighting for basic facilities for women

Published on 27th January 2018
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Forget Cinderella, these 5 books tell kids it's okay for boys to cry and girls to be strong 

Alishya Almeida and Meghna Chaudhury started writing five books that do not pander to any stereotypes 

Published on 13th June 2018
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From breaking stereotypes to saving lives, in khaki 

IPS officer, Rema Rajeshwari shares her tale of overcoming obstacles, her campaign to raise awareness of child sexual abuse and many more. 

Published on 18th March 2017
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Gender bender: Alex Mathew and the 'Maya' behind conquering the world of drag

Drag queen Alex Mathew speaks out about finding himself in a world opposed to gender fluidity

Published on 31st January 2018
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How Indian Youth Cafe could be the co-working space every start-up is looking for!

Started by Sehaj Sahni, the project is a huge hit among youngsters who need space to eat, chill and make their ideas come to life — with free wi-fi

Published on 24th May 2018
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I'd love to write about Ram, says author Kavita Kané

Bestselling author of Sita's Sister, Kavita Kané talks about her love for mythology and the examination of female characters in the epics

Published on 15th August 2018
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IIT-B's student viral FB post highlights sexism and moral policing on campus 

Power and privilege provided with apathetic institutional mechanisms in IIT force victims into silence, she writes

Published on 26th January 2018

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