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India's Rape Scandal on Channel 4.

“It is a really terrifying time”: why India’s Rape Scandal is essential viewing

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Hollie Richardson
  • A health worker inoculates a woman with a dose of the Covishield Covid-19 coronavirus vaccine at a vaccination centre in New Delhi on May 6, 2021.
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    A frontline worker in India on how Covid-19 is devastating women and girls

  • Temporary Covid Care Facility Centers In Delhi
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    What you need to know about India’s deadly second wave of coronavirus

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    Why Netflix’s Bombay Rose is a plucky contender for the 2021 Oscars

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Farmer's Protests in New Delhi India
News

The heartbreak of watching the farmers’ protests from afar for British Indians

Supermodel and activist Neelam Gill talks about how it feels to watch the Indian farmers' and citizens protest new government laws

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Netflix’s The White Tiger
Film

Netflix’s trailer for The White Tiger just made us very excited for January

Priyanka Chopra stars in the book-to-screen adaptation.

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Hollie Richardson
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Recipes

5 foolproof vegan recipes for a cracking Christmas dinner

Simple, delicious and flavour-packed dishes from BBC chef Romy Gill that are vegan and not at all expensive.

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Life

A Suitable Boy: everything you need to know about the BBC’s new period drama

From the screenwriter behind House of Cards and the 1995 version of Pride and Prejudice.

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Anna Brech
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Jenny Tregoning
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Find serenity on the banks of the River Ganges in India

Follow in the footsteps of famous yogis on this amazing holiday...

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Long Reads

“How I’ve learned to cope with grief at Christmas”

“This is a time to create your own rituals that heal, nurture and comfort you. And I promise you, it gets easier.”

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Poorna Bell
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Typewriter on Netflix
Life

The new Netflix horror series so scary it’s keeping people awake at night

Are you brave enough to watch Typewriter?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Dutee Chand
People

Why everyone is talking about Indian athlete Dutee Chand's tribute to her girlfriend

“I believe nobody has the right to judge me as an athlete because of my decision to be with who I want....”

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Hollie Richardson
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Hotel Where to Stay Mumbai
Travel

Travel inspiration: relax and refuel at a chic oasis in India’s liveliest city

Where to stay, eat and shop in Mumbai

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Helen Bownass
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Opinion

The dark subtext to the headlines calling Priyanka Chopra a “scam artist”

The way some publications are talking about the Bollywood star’s wedding to Nick Jonas suggests something more sinister at play.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Opinion

“India has scrapped its tampon tax. Why are we still paying it in the UK?”

The world’s ‘most dangerous country for women’ is ending taxes on sanitary products – but in the supposedly enlightened UK, we’re still being forced to pay up.

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 16/5/18

Hindu priestesses, lesbian witches, breast cancer beer and more

Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 18/4/18

Hunger strikes against India’s rape laws, protests against plastic surgery in South Korea, and more

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 11/4/18

The world’s most admired women are revealed, Tanzanian girls get vaccinated against cervical cancer, and more

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 23/2/18

Journalists remember trailblazing war reporter Marie Colvin, FGM is banned in Somaliland, and more

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Stylist Team
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: the news you need to know on 5/2/18

Scottish women grapple with period poverty, rare suffragette posters are unveiled, and more

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Moya Crockett
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 30/1/2018

BBC Women reject findings of pay gap report, female jockeys are proven to be just as good as men, and more.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Uber forced to apologise for sexist ‘Wife Appreciation Day’ message

“Thank you, Uber, for defining gender roles.”

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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Why India banning instant divorce is a major victory for women

India’s Supreme Court has ruled against triple talaq, which allowed Muslim men to instantly divorce their wives.

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The defiant reason women in India are posting selfies after midnight

A male politician's attempt at victim blaming has backfired spectacularly.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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