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Menstrual Hygiene Day: Why Period Leave Is Important

May 28, 2021 Lachmi Deb Roy

Period pain is a real issue that needs more thought and empathetic treatment.

Meet A Young Change Maker From Tonk

May 16, 2021 Poshan Desk

17-year old Ravina Bairwa is a grassroots champion who hopes the second wave of COVID-19 will not deny rural girls their health rights

Covid Vaccination Does Not Impact Menstruation

The ministry of health, international clinical cells and healthcare bodies have informed that there is no data linking vaccines to menstruation.

Fact Check: Can Women On Their Periods Take Covid-19 Vaccine? Here’s the Truth

Apr 26, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The rumours were also quashed by doctors and activists, while urging people to get vaccinated. Vaccination in India has been opened for all above 18 years of age from May 1.

Indian Woman Cries Tears Of Blood During Her Periods

The woman told the doctors that the bloody tears are not causing her any pain or discomfort.

10 January, 2021

Thane: India Gets Its ‘First Period Room’, Facility Aims To Promote Menstrual Hygiene

Outlook Web Bureau

The period room has been set up at a public toilet near a slum in Thane’s Shanti Nagar locality, officials said

31 October, 2020

Troubled With Hormonal Imbalance? Try These

Bipasha Das

Here are some healthy tips for women dealing with hormonal issues

28 October, 2020

How To Cope With Various Stages Of Menopause

Sheta Mittal

Know All About and Get Through to Peri, During and Post -Menopause With Four Steps

18 February, 2020

Bizarre: Gujarat Religious Leader Says Menstruating Women Who Cook Food For Their Husbands Will Be Reborn As Dogs


'Women do not realise that period of menstruation is like doing 'tapasya' (penance). This is written in our shastras. Even I do not like to tell you all these things, but I have to warn you. Men should learn cooking...It will help you,' said Swami Krushnaswarup Dasji.

14 February, 2020

Gujarat College Asks 68 Girls To Remove Undergarments To Prove They Weren't Menstruating

Outlook Web Bureau

The institute's religious norms bar women from entering the temple and kitchen area while menstruating.

19 October, 2019

'Bust The Patriarchy Masquerading As Religion': Women Rights Activists Shatter Taboos About Female Sexuality

Outlook Web Bureau

The subjugation and domination owing to women’s body is a passé, said Zakia Soman, women rights activist.

22 June, 2019

Ambubachi Mela Begins At Kamakhya In Assam, 25 Lakh Visitors Expected This Year

Abdul Gani

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Union Minister of State (Independent) for Tourism and Culture Prahlad Singh Patel formally inaugurated the Mela on Friday evening.

07 March, 2019

Vistara Begins #PadOnBoard, First To Offer Sanitary Pads On Flight

Outlook Web Bureau

The airline would begin with the initiative from this International Women's Day (March 8, 2019).

19 February, 2019

Proud That Awareness On Menstruation Has Evolved Into Movement: Akshay Kumar

Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Akshay Kumar invited all ''Pad Heroes'' across India to join him and the Niine Movement for a nationwide running event Run4Niine on March 8

03 January, 2019

Sabarimala Temple Row: Kerala CM Lashes Out At BJP, RSS For Violence During Hartal

Outlook Web Bureau

Protests erupted across Kerala after two women of menstrual age entered the Sabarimala Temple.

31 December, 2018

Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan Launches 100 Ujjwala Sanitary Napkin Units

Outlook Web Bureau

Stating that the initiative would provide gainful employment opportunities to the women, the Union minister said the objective is to ensure that all 2.25 crore women of Odisha achieve economic empowerment and self-reliance.

27 December, 2018

Outlook's Issue Of The Year: Do You Agree With Us?

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Take our poll and let us know what you think about Outlook's Issue of the Year.

Photo Gallery

Heavy traffic jam on Delhi- Gurugram expressway at Gurugram- Delhi border due to barricading by Delhi Police, in the view of Shiromani Akali Dal workers and farmers' protests, near Sirhaul Toll Plaza in Gurugram.

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Jharkhand BJP President Deepak Prakash during the launch of 'Seva aur Samarpan Abhiyan', on the occasion of the 71st birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at BJP headquarters in Ranchi,

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar addresses the inauguration function of 'Maha Tikakaran Abhiyan 2.0', on the ocasion of PM Narendra Modi's birthday, at Patliputra Sport Complex in Patna.

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Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi attends the 42nd GST Council meeting, in Lucknow.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra