A day before International Women’s Day, we have another reason to celebrate. It is reported that women will now be eligible for permanent careers in all 10 of the branches of the army where they have been inducted as short-service commissioned (SSC) officers. The defence ministry made this announcement on Tuesday. Earlier, women were only allowed permanent commission (PC)… Continue reading Women Now Eligible For Permanent Careers In All 10 Branches Of The Indian Army!
Yes, we went there, we dropped the big, fat F-word. Feminism, we’ve got to own it, don’t we?! If you’re still confused about what it actually means, let us tell you some facts about feminism that everybody should know. Also Read ‘What Type Of Feminist You Are 1. The word ‘feminism’ first appeared in the English… Continue reading Nariwadi Hoon Main: 65 Facts About Women & Feminism That Everyone Should Know
Dear Dude Who Actually Paid Good Money For That Ridiculous Ad, This morning I woke up to something that isn’t really new to me – misogyny and sexism. It’s almost a daily part of every woman’s life. Even the most aware man is sometimes sexist, but as long as he works to change it, I’ve got… Continue reading An Open Letter To The Man Who Paid Good Money For A Ridiculous Matrimonial Ad
On Wednesday, 21-year-old Swapna Barman made history. She made the entire country beam with pride after winning India’s first ever heptathlon gold medal in the Asian Games. And what a victory! Pain is the best motivator. 💪Glad to have won a historic gold medal in Women’s Heptathlon in the @asiangames2018 for my country.Thank you everyone… Continue reading Against All Odds, Swapna Barman Makes History By Winning India’s First Gold In Heptathlon!
Remember the 2016 Summer Olympics and how PV Sindhu made the entire nation beam with pride after winning the silver medal? Sindhu was the first Indian woman to win a silver at Rio Olympics and ever since, she has become the face of badminton in India. Now, the ace badminton player has made it to the… Continue reading What A Win: PV Sindhu Is One Of The Highest Paid Female Athletes In The World!
The queen of writing, JK Rowling turns 53 today and the first thing that comes to mind, apart from her Harry Potter magic, is her Twitter account. As you can probably tell, I grew up a Potterhead and it has been a pleasure to witness the growth of my favourite childhood author into a fine… Continue reading #RowlingIsOurQueen: 10 Times JK Rowling Did Magic On Twitter With Her Words
Have you ever seen a carved pencil tip? We just found out about the art! Russian artist Salavat Fidai is giving us some serious inspiration with his amazing work. The man uses a microscope and a crafting knife to carve tiny, detailed sculptures on the graphite tips of pencils. We are mesmerised by his miniature… Continue reading This Russian Artist Makes Tiny Sculptures On Pencil Tips & They’re *SO* Beautiful!
Condoms are the best! They are the real MVPs of safe sex. But the truth is that they are the most under-appreciated part of sex. Nobody gives condoms the credit they deserve. After all, they are the heroes we need, but not the ones we deserve! Personally, I am a huge fan of this method… Continue reading I Tried 5 Types Of Condoms & Rated Them On A Scale Of ‘Ah’ To ‘Aaaah’!
The need to please people is ingrained in us. It is a basic human need to be liked and loved. In our hearts, we also want to please and make everyone around us happy. But at the end of the day, we need to learn, and live by, the saying ‘you could be the ripest,… Continue reading A Simple Guide On How To Say ‘No’ To People And Things!
Today, the Supreme Court upheld the death sentence of the convicts in the Nirbhaya rape case saying that there was no error in judgement. The three of the four convicts in the December 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case had filed a review petition after the court had upheld the death sentences on May 5, 2017.… Continue reading Justice Is Intact! Nirbhaya Rapists Will Hang! Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence