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New Research on Abortion Stigma Offers Hope

"Where is the Magic Johnson, the Arthur Ashe, the Elton John, the Annie Lennox of safe-abortion access or contraceptive use?" Asked Jessica Mack from...

Meet Anjali Lama, Nepal’s First Transgender Model

For Anjali Lama, Nepal’s first transgender model, things have been far from easy. Her sexual orientation got her ousted from home at a young...

Meet the Man behind The Artidote, Jovanny Varela-Ferreyra

For many days in January 2017, arts community The Artidote went silent. Founder Jovanny Varela-Ferreyra had just lost his mother, whom he describes as...

Dear Zindagi’s Shah Rukh Khan is a Bad Therapist, and That’s...

Why are we considered mentally unstable when we say that we need to consult a therapist? Why are we judged by our own loved...

When Dark-Skinned Men are Targeted For Their Looks

Dark-skinned men reveal how they have been taunted, humiliated and even rejected, all because of the colour of their skin. “For many people, their school...

Young Indians Confess How They Learnt About Sex For the First...

With little to none sex education in India and a culture that places a taboo on a frank discussion about sex, how is it...

Meet the Dance Instructor Who Teaches Ballet to Underprivileged Kids

“I started this foundation because I wanted to give something back to India, the land that taught me yoga; the land that I now...

This Lady is Travelling Solo Across India on a Motorcycle To...

Sana Iqbal has been helping spread awareness about depression since the past 6 months. As a mother of a nine-month-old son, she went through...

Territorio de Zaguates: The Sanctuary for Stray Dogs

Costa Rica has a huge population of stray dogs and the government does little in the way of providing spaying, neutering and sterilisation. Thus...

Pratyusha Banerjee’s Death Is A Wake-Up Call For Young, Ambitious People

When the news of Pratyusha Banerjee's suicide hit the headlines, everyone close to her were taken aback. While a few of them knew that...

Being Gay in India is Hard but Not Impossible

Among the many topics that are considered taboo to be spoken about one of my favourite is the idea of being gay. One of my...

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13 Andaz Apna Apna Dialogues We All Use In Real Life

Andaz Apna Apna turns 21 today! It means it can now drink beer and wine in bars, officially. We all want to sit around...

I Was Date Raped at Age 17

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