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It was a simple job posting in her local newspaper that drew Rosita* to Jordan. Work as a chef for USD $400 in addition to free accommodation and food, it promised. “I received an invitation from....

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Catholicism and Abortion

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The summer of 2014 was one of the worst years for Rohini Devi. Three of her goats died in quick succession that year. The temperatures were soaring and all the water bodies in the vicinity had dried u....

We bring you the story of Justdiggit- an organization busy cooling the planet and making it greener for the future generation. Their believe in-when you heat the planet you can help cool it too. ....

The first episode of Sex and the city was aired in 1998 and the last one in 2004; but, after almost 12 years since the last episode was aired, the series has taught women certain things which are stil....

Keshav Sagar, 13, lives in Siwal village, near Meerut in Uttar Pradesh. His everyday routine revolves around football. But unlike his counterparts in the big towns, this teenager stitches them – to....

In this US election Donald Trump successfully defied all odds and became the Republican Presidential nominee. To the surprise of millions despite his lack of political experience, Trump defeated 11 ot....

The Hindu calendar is dotted with religious festivals and one of the most fundamental ritualistic accompaniments is the fast. The list is quite exhaustive; from Annapurna, to Navratras to karvachauth,....

Fasting: A Gendered Perspective

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For a country which has tailored the famous Kamasutra and spoken about the beauty of sensuality openly in the scriptures and through architecture, it is surprising to be obsessed with the idea of virg....

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