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The #Ricebucketchallenge

You’ve probably heard about the Ice Bucket challenge, but an Indian journalist has organized a “Rice Bucket Challenge” to help the poor and needy.

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27.08.2014 | 14:25

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Pakistani designers at Indian fashion week

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The Indian subcontinent has a rich sartorial tradition. Copyright: dapd.

The world outside has been busy speculating on the breakdown of the foreign secretary level talks between India and Pakistan, but the mood at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Winter/Festive 2014 remained untouched by the political tensions between the two countries.

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27.08.2014 | 12:33

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Freedom from violence and fear

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The presence of young women in the movement for a violence-free society for women has infused new energy and vigour.

After the brutal gang rape of a young woman in December 2012 in the national capital, following which she succumbed to her injuries, there was a great upsurge of people protesting on the streets.

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27.08.2014 | 12:02

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From our archives: Swara Bhaskar

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Indian actresses are goddesses on screen, the perfect fantasy for millions of Indian males. They're expected to be smart, engage in civil society and are constantly faced with the question of whether they'd reveal their bodies for their roles or not, whether they'd still be the ideal woman of the masses. DW Women Talk Blogger Roma Rajpal spoke with Indian actress Swara Bhaskar.

 

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27.08.2014 | 11:45

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Women steal the show at the MTV awards 2014

Women came out tops at the MTV Video Music Awards which took place in Los Angeles earlier this week. Check out the highlights!

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27.08.2014 | 11:29

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