Jan 10

Survey suggests Muslim women cover their hair but not faces

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A new report by the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research has shed some light on attitudes towards Muslim women covering up. Participants were presented with six images of women veiled in different ways and asked “Which one of these women is dressed most appropriately for public places?” The participants hailed from seven countries …

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Jan 09

Are your New Year Resolutions as SMART as you?

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Happy New Year lovers! Here’s a tried-and-tested goal-setting technique to help you along  your New Year resolutions. To increase the odds of your attaining your objectives, management gurus  say, your goals need to be S.M.A.R.T.: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant and Time-Bound. To elaborate: Specific: It answers what the goal is, why it needs to be …

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Jan 07

Sassy birds are the new grumpy cats

This time, last year, grumpy cats were the darlings of the internet. But that’s like so 2013. If this popular new tumblr is anything to go by, it appears sassy birds are all the rage now. #notimpressed #ohsnap #whatever The tumblr, Sassy Birds, features gifs which range from owls and parrots to eagles and flamingos, …

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Jan 06

DIY Lip scrub

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As the winter air has left most places, it has left some dead skin behind, notably on our lips. Balms simply aren’t enough to get rid of the same. Some say to use toothbrush bristles to wear away the skin, instead of peeling it, which sounds a little harsh. But worry not! That’s So Gloss! …

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Jan 05

How the Media failed women in 2013

The Representation Project, formerly Miss Representation, is a non-profit dedicated to fighting gender stereotyping in film, TV, and advertising. Last month, they came up with this video “How The Media Failed Women In 2013” that has since gone viral. The video takes stock of the triumphs and cringe-worthy moments for women in and through media …

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Jan 04

Things you must do in 2014 that will take India to Superpowerdom

  Our friends over at Storypick have compiled a satirical list of 34 things every Indian can do in 2014 to make India a superpower. While we can’t claim to endorse every one of these points, collectively, they’re pretty legit and funny.  So next time you endorse women being disrespected, or decide it’s too inconvenient …

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Jan 03

4.6 Million Snapchat accounts leaked: Here’s how to check if yours was

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To teach the world a lesson in internet security,  a group of hackers has leaked over usernames and  phone numbers of over 4.6 million Snapchat accounts on its website. The hackers have blurred out the last two digits of every number to “minimize abuse” but the situation is still pretty bad.  It appears Snapchat has …

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