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Why India needs feminism

Lately feminism has turned into a negative word and it has weirdly enough┬ábecome somewhat synonymous with hating men, but that’s not what feminism is. Feminism in it’s entirety means “equal rights for women and men, equal status, rights and opportunities for both the genders.” And feminism doesn’t just affect women, it affects men too. Not just India, but the world ...

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Be the change as a social worker

Social work is no longer considered just some do good volunteer work. Today a career in social work is highly regarded as a great professional prospect at par with varied other popular career options. As the world treads on the path of materialism and the lack of focus on social responsibility is making Gen Y take notice. The younger brigade ...

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Do I look Indian?

To begin with I would like to say that we are a no pretence society. If you want to be called an Indian and be treated like an Indian, then you must look the part. For example if you are a South Indian then please stop using fairness creams, we don’t want you to look fair, that is the prerogative ...

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Applications invited to the INK Fellows Program 2014

INK, a physical and digital platform for sharing innovative ideas, calls upon ‘multi-disciplinary’ young achievers to come and share ideas. Applications for the INK Fellows Programme for 2014 are open from Jan 15 to March 30, 2014. The initiative aims to identify a multi-disciplinary group of 20 young path-breakers capable of bringing about a positive change in not just their ...

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Technovanza 2013, VJTI, Mumbai, Dec 28-30

Technovanza is VJTI’s annual techno-management festival with the motto of ‘Taking Technology to the Society’ is scheduled for Dec 28-30, 2013. Since 2001, Technovanza has been a three day fest, which has included a number of social initiatives and outreach programmes. Technovanza’12 attracted a tremendous footfall of 23,000 people, with a significant outstation participation of 15,000 including corporate and many ...

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Breaking News : Porn OK Please

Champak Chauhan (name changed for confidentiality) is a promising lad from the middle strata of the Indian Society. Every day he wakes up at 6 o’clock and after his morning chores, wears a dhoti, smears an orange teeka on his forehead and performs a detailed aarti of the God he believes in, with all his soul – Hanumanji. He believes ...

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