Driving ban lifted for Saudi Arabian women

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As of Sunday, the decade-long driving ban on Saudi Arabian women has officially been lifted. Hundreds of thousands of women on Saturday have been granted license. The law was first announced last September and liberated many women from hiring a male driver that allowed them to travel. Many women saw […]

Ireland’s repeal of abortion law called for liberation on women’s bodies

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Ireland took further steps on its abortion law with its historical referendum on Friday. The huge turn-out was a success for women’s rights as the poll results on Saturday suggested a pro-repeal by 66.4 percent as opposed to the 33.6 percent who were against the idea. It was in response […]

Priyanks Chopra, Deepika Padukone, and Aishwarya Bachchan, among the world’s Most Admired Females of 2018

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According to the annual survey conducted by YouGov, Indian Actresses, Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai, and Deepika Padukona, have been named one of the most admired women in the world; they placed 11, 12, and 13, respectively. Among the names that were in the list included Angeline Jolie, who ranked first […]

Kelly Clarkson Fires Back at Recording Academy President’s Statement

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Kelly Clarkson is firing back at Recording Academy president Neil Portnow after the Grammy executive made a statement saying women wanting to be in the music industry need to “step up”. His comment came after the controversial hashtag #GrammysSoMale started trending on Twitter during the airing of the 2018 Grammy […]

Crystal Award for Shah Rukh Khan at World Economic Forum 2018

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During the 24th Annual Crystal Awards at World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, it was a moment of recognition for the works of those influencers who impacted our society in a major way. Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan was conferred with the Crystal Award on the eve of WEF’s annual […]

Nike: Diversity in Sneaker culture

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Nike first came out with the Air Force 1 in 1982 and the Air Jordan in 1985. Originally, these shoes were designed for male/ male basketball players. Almost 35 years later, the iconic styles are being redesigned by a female team. The concept ‘The 1 Reimagined” is an innovative collaboration […]

Missguided: #MakeYourMark Campaign

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One of UK’s top clothing brands “Missguided” is challenging the way we perceive beauty and our body. Their new campaign #MakeYourMark promotes body positivity. Missguided has now joined the few brands like Mod Cloth, Aerie, & Other Stories, and Asos, that are focusing on size inclusivity and body positivity. It […]

Ban Lifted: Saudi Women Can Drive in the Kingdom!

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For some, it is an inevitable task, for others, it was an unattainable privilege until now. Yesterday, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman announced that he is lifting the ban on women not being allowed to drive in the Gulf Kingdom. Prior to this lift, only men were allowed to have licenses in […]

Women’s ‘those days’ Recognized: Period!

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However we might boast about gender equality but there are situations where there is an unintentional unequal equilibrium created by us. One such situation is that of natural process of women’s menstruation where no one seems to pay attention to what they go through during this monthly process. Maybe, because […]