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Menstrual Hygiene Day: Why Period Leave Is Important

Menstrual Hygiene Day: Why Period Leave Is Important

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

28 May 2021
Meet A Young Change Maker From Tonk

Meet A Young Change Maker From Tonk

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

18 May 2021

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

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

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...

26 April 2021

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.

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10 January 2021
Thane: India Gets Its ‘First Period Room’, Facility Aims To Promote Menstrual Hygiene

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

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

Troubled With Hormonal Imbalance? Try These

Here are some healthy tips for women dealing with hormonal issues


28 October 2020
How To Cope With Various Stages Of Menopause

How To Cope With Various Stages Of Menopause

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


28 May 2020
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On Menstrual Hygiene Day, Outlook discusses with Niine and Advaita Kala what it takes to break the shame and being the change on menstrual health in India


28 February 2020
Vavar, Mahishi, And The Trail Of Blood

Vavar, Mahishi, And The Trail Of Blood

Indic religions, including Hinduism, privileged the male over the female in their quest for liberation. Sabarimala, its layered history steeped in inclusion,...


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18 February 2020
Bizarre: Gujarat Religious Leader Says Menstruating Women Who Cook Food For Their Husbands Will Be Reborn As Dogs

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...


14 February 2020
Gujarat College Asks 68 Girls To Remove Undergarments To Prove They Weren't Menstruating

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

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

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

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

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

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


07 March 2019
Vistara Begins #PadOnBoard, First To Offer Sanitary Pads On Flight

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

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


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19 February 2019
Proud That Awareness On Menstruation Has Evolved Into Movement: Akshay Kumar

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

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

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

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

Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan Launches 100 Ujjwala Sanitary Napkin Units

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...


27 December 2018
Outlook's Issue Of The Year: Do You Agree With Us?

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

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


29 December 2018
Are Menstrual Disorders More Prevalent In Developing Countries?

Are Menstrual Disorders More Prevalent In Developing Countries?

Menstrual disorders may be more, not less, prevalent in developed countries


29 December 2018
The Original ‘Sin’

The Original ‘Sin’

The physical taboo at Sabarimala, the verbal one in court


29 December 2018
Myth, Evolution And Science Love Under The ­Crimson Moon Clock

Myth, Evolution And Science Love Under The ­Crimson Moon Clock

Period pollution is a myth. What it does in biology is cleansing, a monthly exorcism of pathogens. And by all means, make love.


29 December 2018
Editor's Essay: Why Menstruation Is Outlook's Issue Of The Year

Editor's Essay: Why Menstruation Is Outlook's Issue Of The Year

We at Outlook have decided to settle for something more substantive from now on to encapsulate the 12 months by settling for an Issue of the Year. For 2018,...


29 December 2018
Unhushed: The Period Period Of Modern Art

Unhushed: The Period Period Of Modern Art

Artists are working towards normalisation of menstruation


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