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Want To Do Something About Workplace Harassment? Here Are Some Tips On How To Deal With It

#METOO India saw a victory yesterday as journalist Priya Ramani was declared not guilty by a Delhi high court in a defamation case filed by MJ Akbar. Ramani in a 2017 Vogue India article made the allegations against an unnamed editor in which she described how she faced workplace harassment during a job interview. But after a year she disclosed the identity of the editor as MJ Akbar. Akbar who is a former journalist was a junior minister in foreign affairs during the time when allegations were made. Soon after many more women followed Priya Ramani and upfront with their own allegations of assault, harassment, and groping against MJ Akbar. However, women around the world are lauding the verdict but we still need to see the bigger picture. As per a study conducted by ‘I-Sight.com’, more tha...

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Mahua Mohitra’s Fierce Remarks Cause Uproar In Lok Sabha; Read To Find Out More

While speaking in her address in the Lok Sabha, TMC MP Mahua Mohita made some strong and bold remarks on the government of India and its governance. But what shook the house most was her comment on a former CJI of India made during her fiery speech in the parliament. Mahua Mohitra was speaking on how the judiciary, a prominent pillar of democracy of India is not sacred anymore. She said, “Judiciary is not sacred anymore. Its stop being sacred the day a sitting CJI of India was accused of sexual harassment preceded over his trial, cleared himself and then proceeded over to accept a nomination to the upper house within three months of retirement”. In response, many MP’s from the treasury bench rose to hover her speech and started calling out to her for insulting the President and the dem...

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Celebs On Farmer Protest: Never Ending Saga Of Online Abuse Faced By Female Celebs; Rape Threats, Slut Shaming And Harassments

Being a public figure on social media is not easy. And if you have an opinion on a political or on a social subject then it’s even harder. What makes its worse is when you are all those things and you are also a woman. We are no alien to the fact that women are more targeted on the internet when compared to men. Women are always under the radar of what they are doing, what are they wearing, who are they dating and what are they saying. In a nutshell, everything a woman does or says is calculated. And a woman with an opinion is always feared and highly abused in many ways. Cecilia Mwende Maundu, a broadcast journalist based in Kenya, also a specialist in gender-based digital safety said in an interview with UNWOMEN “Women are the main targets of online violence, especially women with...

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Why Are Teachers In Tripura Protesting? Find Out Here, All Details Inside

For the past 58 days, many unemployed former government teachers in Tripura have been protesting.In 2014, Tripura High Court scrapped the appointments of 10,323 government teachers including those who were teaching postgraduate and graduate students as well after finding irregularity in their recruitment process. Later in 2017, the Supreme court upheld the orders which came in response to a petition submitted by the sacked teachers. After that, the state government inducted those teachers on ad-hoc basis. Once the BJP-IPFT government came into power in 2018 they made an appeal to the Apex court to grant some relief to the terminated teachers. In response, the Supreme Court gave an extension of two years to the teachers which continued till March 31st, 2020.  As per the claims m...

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Namyaa Launched Latest Range Of Menstrual Healthcare Products ‘Namyaa Life Science

Namyaa has launched its latest natural menstrual healthcare products meant to tackle a wide variety of menstrual conditions such as PCOD, PCOS, white discharge, delayed and irregular periods under the label ‘Namyaa Life Science’. The products are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The range currently has three products- 'NamyaaAnartava' for delayed and irregular periods, 'NamyaaAarthavaKshaya' for PCOD & PCOS, and 'NamyaaShwetKanika' for white discharge. While the first one is a syrup, the second and third supplements are in tablet form. Made with pure, rare, and certified herbal ingredients such as Aloe Vera, Pippali, Karanja, Krishna-Tila, Kultha, Ashoka, Daruharidra, Guduchi, Jeereka, Lodhra, Sahastravedi, etc., the health supplements ar...

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