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Kerala introduces Gender Neutral Footbal League!

Gender equality is achieved when women and men enjoy the same rights and opportunities across all sectors of society, including economic participation and decision-making, and when the different behaviours, aspirations and needs of women and men are equally valued and favoured. In this age of oppression, intolerance, women-shaming, Gender Equality …

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Jalikattu – is this the only priority?

After every news channel and print media has covered the happenings of mass protests in Tamil Nadu which started off as peaceful for nearly a week and then violence took over. There was a lot of public outrage towards the ban and even the popular regional celebrities supported the public …

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A school dropout has been awarded by the President and Prime Minister for this invention!

  Chintakindi Mallesham was born in a family of weavers in Sharjipet, Telangana. From a young age, he has been aware of the difficult process that goes into making Pochampally sarees by weaving them thread by thread. He was a school dropout but inspite of this limitation, he has invented …

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Amazing lady teaching Sanskrit and Arabic in muslim dominated Malapuram and empowering women!

Rasiya Mohammed Kutty is not any ordinary woman. She is a lady with a passion for learning languages and teaching them to other women. She believes that empowerment of women can only be achieved through education . Her extraordinary journey of following her dream began in 2012 when  she started …

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Good Morning India! Pune Doctor changes lives of female children and acid-attack victims

Five years ago, Pune gynaecologist Dr Ganesh Rakh took a special initiative in his 5-bed hospital. He launched a scheme that waived off medical bills on the birth of a girl child. Little did he know that this small initiative by him will turn into a national campaign on saving the …

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7 Muslim women who inspired us in 2016

This year we have seen more Muslim women (and girls) making headlines than ever before. They are breaking norms and following their dreams, trailblazers, change-makers and a source of inspiration for us all. We have created a list to give you a quick overview of some of those women who …

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Good Morning India! : 3rd FUKC Roll of Honor 2016

Many of us use Social media to share our joy, grief, sadness, anger, outrage. We rant, crib, cry, wail, scream, show our frustration and express ourselves. While we were unburdening ourselves, at times, the closest to us get worried too. In a sense, we were passing on our burdens. However, …

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Good Morning India! :8 People We Are Glad We Found Through the Internet in 2016

The guard who is a supremely good singer Shauwik is a security guard in Kolkata, who also happens to be an immensely talented singer. Facebook user, Adarsh Singh, uploaded several videos of Shauwik singing that instantly went viral. The Uber driver who gave away his jacket to a homeless person Anirban Banerjee …

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Artist creates heartwarming pins congratulating the victories that go unnoticed

Wouldn’t it be nice if every victory earned congratulations? Artist Emily McDowell thinks so. She created one part hilarious, one part heartwarming enamel pins to recognize personal accomplishments and “everyday bravery.” Currently offering 24 pins ranging from “Unfriended a racist” to “Drank enough water,” the company offers congratulations for individual …

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