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Between the slashes 27.5.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
It sounds like an easy question to ask any person, with an easy answer: what gender are you? You'd expect to hear either male or female. But then comes the hard part: what makes you that gender? The answer is not 'body type' any more. Most people falsely equate sex and gender. Biology is the determinant for sex: the body type is usually one or the other, male or female. But along with biology come a vaguely defined set of social behaviours and roles: how one dresses, how one feels about others, what attracts, what frightens. These constitute gender, and this attribute is not as cleanly defined in humans as biology. It comes as no surprise, then, that modern psychology is defining gender as belonging on a spectrum: one end definitely, completely 'male', and the other end 'female'. Every human fits somewhere on that spectrum at an emotional level. More importantly, one's place on that spectrum is not permanently fixed. Body composition, psychology, and social situations can alter one's place over time. ...
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A matter of great pride 27.5.2017 Hindu: National
Transgender in top post at IT firm
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‘Gender is more than a statistic’ 27.5.2017 Hindu: Cities
President of Indian Cooperative Network for Women talks about lack of data on women workers
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What is triple talaq? 27.5.2017 Hindu: News
This has been an issue of concern for over 65 years for Muslim women, who comprise approximately 8% of the population as per the 2011 census.
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Google refuses to share salary data with US government 27.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Google has refused to share salary information requested by the US Labour Department, saying that it would cost too much to retrieve the data.
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Thankfully, no one put me in brother's zone: Rajkummar Rao 27.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Actor Rajkummar Rao, who will soon be seen in the film "Behen Hogi Teri", says he has never been put in a brother's zone by any woman in whom he has even remotely been interested in.
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FCAT asks CBFC to certify 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' in ex-parte order 27.5.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Order comes after CBFC skips hearing to explain grounds for refusal of cerification to the film
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Feminism was seen as dirty word, not anymore, says Huma Qureshi 27.5.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
Huma Qureshi says "feminism is first seen as a dirty word", but the attitude towards it is slowly changing.
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Leo Varadkar leads the way for Ireland & India 27.5.2017 TOI: Goa
A political earthquake is shaking up Ireland as 38-year-old Leo Varadkar piles up unassailable support for his campaign to take over leadership of the ruling Fine Gael party from the long-time prime minister (or Taoiseach) Enda Kenny. Currently the minister for social protection, he will be the youngest leader in party history, and one of the youngest heads of state in the world. But there are other unique factors at play in this story.
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Mahanta reiterates stand on deportation of foreigners 27.5.2017 The Assam Tribune
Mahanta reiterates stand on deportation of foreigners
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Gender bender 26.5.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
The world of fashion is not just about glamour and glitz, it also sets a precedent in many ways — breaking barriers and making bold social statements. From selecting "newsmaker" Nepalese transgender model Anjali Lama to walk for fashion weeks, to introducing the renowned gender-neutral model Petr Nitka on the Indian ramp as part of the just-concluded season of Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017, the world of creativity and glamour has witnessed many innovative overtures. Speaking about is journey in the modeling world, Nitka said, "Working with ace lensman Bharathan Gangatheran in Perth in Australia had proved a turning point in my life. The confidence that his photoshoot gave has indeed been a life-altering experience for me." Nitka came to be recognised as the first ever gender-neutral model from the Czech Republic and Slovakia. It led him to be invited to South Africa. "As a matter of fact, I landed in Africa as the first gender-fluid model. It was a moment of great pride for me," he ...
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Bengaluru teen trapped by online predator 26.5.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
Accused lures 13-year-old to upload nude pictures of his parents and himself, blackmails the family
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Moisturise that stubble 26.5.2017 Hindu: Youth
Skincare is genderless – so what are you waiting for, boys?
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To be or not to be 26.5.2017 Hindu: News
A Malayalam adaptation of Jean-Paul Sartre’s The Respectful Prostitute will be staged in the city on June 4
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Fathers pay more attention to daughters' needs: Study 26.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Fathers tend to be more attentive and responsive to the needs of their toddler daughters than of their sons, finds a brain study that shows a toddler's gender influences the brain responses as well as the behaviour of fathers.
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Atal Pension Yojana registers 53 lakh subscribers 26.5.2017 Sify Finance
[India], May 26 (ANI): The subscriber base under the Atal Pension Yojana (APY) reached approximately 53 Lakhs. At present, 235 banks and the Postal Department are involved with the implementation
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On 3rd anniversary of his government, Modi seeks people's feedback 26.5.2017 Rediff: News
"Sath hai, vishwas hai, ho raha vikas hai," the PM said.
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Concrete steps taken in past 3 years have transformed lives of people: PM 26.5.2017 HBL: Home
On the third anniversary of his government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said these years have seen concrete steps that have “transformed” the lives of the people. He put out the statistics r...
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Three years of Modi govt: PM credits concrete steps for transforming lives 26.5.2017 Business Standard: News Now
He also invited the public to participate in a survey on his NarendraModi App
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Three years of Modi government: PM gives report card 26.5.2017 Hindu: National
PM Modi tweeted out statistics related to various sectors to show comparisons between 2014 and now.
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