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In the name of beauty: Do collagen-based products work?

Let’s face it; the majority of women want to look good.

Whether you are someone who would never be caught dead without full makeup, or you’re comfortable walking around with just a layer of lip gloss, like most of us, you too are likely to sigh at brown spots and frown at fine lines.

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Stand aside Superman and Batman: Here comes Pad Man!

Yes, you read right! Pad Man is a Bollywood film based on the true story of a Coimbatore-based social entrepreneur, Arunachalam Muruganantham, who made it his mission to find a cheaper way to manufacture affordable sanitary napkins for women in his village.

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When age is an afterthought

Recently a friend in Britain sent out invitations for her upcoming 45th birthday celebrations. Her sentiments were unambiguous: “45 is Old, Old, OLD!! Come commiserate with me over a drink or 45!”.

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A bill that discriminates against India’s transgender community

They say it is “discriminatory” and would introduce a gender apartheid that would disadvantage India’s many and complex transgender, hijra, inter-sex and gender variant communities.

India’s nearly three-million-strong transgender community, commonly called “hijras” in Hindi, has long beenan oppressed minority.

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17.02.2018 | 16:27

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The female bouncer from New Delhi

Mehrunnisha Shaukat Ali is a woman, a Muslim and a bouncer in a nightclub in New Delhi. She faces many challenges, mainly from men.

  

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17.02.2018 | 16:20

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5 weird courtship traditions you’ve probably never heard of

Many lovers typically exchange roses, sweets, jewelry and other gifts on Valentine’s Day — but here are a few unexpected ways of expressing love.

  

 

 

 

 

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17.02.2018 | 16:15

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