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Hindustan Unilever drops 'Fair' from 'Fair & Lovely' to make brand more inclusive
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Hindustan Unilever drops 'Fair' from 'Fair & Lovely' to make brand more inclusive

Consumer brand Hindustan Unilever announced Thursday that it's dropping the word 'Fair' from its popular fairness cream brand 'Fair & Lovely' to achieve a "more inclusive vision of beauty", reports said.

Thousands sign petition to let Bhavani Espathi, an Indian woman suffering from rare Crohn's Disease, stay in UK
World

Thousands sign petition to let Bhavani Espathi, an Indian woman suffering from rare Crohn's Disease, stay in UK

Thousands of people have signed an online petition calling on the UK Home Office to allow Bhavani Espathi, an Indian woman suffering from Crohn's disease, stay in Britain

Woman's 14-hour ordeal without sanitary napkins spurs petition for pad vending machines, separate toilets for women on trains
India

Woman's 14-hour ordeal without sanitary napkins spurs petition for pad vending machines, separate toilets for women on trains

In her petition to the railway minister, Tanvi Mishra has not just asked for sanitary pad vending machines, but also separate toilets for women - and she wants these issues to be part of the discourse around women's empowerment during the 2019 general elections

Hang glider commissioned to locate 'man-eating' tigress Avni in Maharashtra's Ralegaon; search operation to commence today
India

Hang glider commissioned to locate 'man-eating' tigress Avni in Maharashtra's Ralegaon; search operation to commence today

The decision to commission the hang glider comes after Maharashtra forest departments have tried to get to a ‘touching distance’ of Avni to dart her with a tranquillizer for the last six months, but have failed.

'Let Avni Live': Twitterati unite to save 'man-eater' tigress T1 after Maharashtra forest dept issues shoot-at-sight orders
India

'Let Avni Live': Twitterati unite to save 'man-eater' tigress T1 after Maharashtra forest dept issues shoot-at-sight orders

In response to the order to kill the 'man-eater' tigress identified as T1 or 'Avni', several activists and NGOs have come together to create the 'Let Avni Live' petition.

Pakistan Elections 2018: Online petition started to boycott Hum TV, Pakistani celebrities who didn't vote because of award
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Pakistan Elections 2018: Online petition started to boycott Hum TV, Pakistani celebrities who didn't vote because of award

Many prominent names of Pakistani media industry were unable to vote in the general elections as they have flown to Toronto for the rehearsals of Hum Awards that are planned to be held on the 28 July.

Snapchat promises to bring update after users ask for reversal of the latest redesign
News & Analysis

Snapchat promises to bring update after users ask for reversal of the latest redesign

The petition titled ‘Remove the new Snapchat Update’, has been signed by over 1.2 million people so far.

Campaigners against female genital mutilation call upon UNHRC to address issue
India

Campaigners against female genital mutilation call upon UNHRC to address issue

A group of campaigners against the female genital mutilation has called for stopping the practice in India and urged the UNHRC to address the issue

Rohingya crisis: Petition seeks to revoke Aung San Suu Kyi's Nobel Prize over govt's treatment of issue
World

Rohingya crisis: Petition seeks to revoke Aung San Suu Kyi's Nobel Prize over govt's treatment of issue

Thousands of people have signed an online petition calling for the Nobel committee to revoke Aung San Suu Kyi's peace prize over the Myanmar government's treatment of its Rohingya Muslims

Pehredaar Piya Ki: Smriti Irani forwards petition calling for ban on show after 1.25 lakh signatures?
Entertainment

Pehredaar Piya Ki: Smriti Irani forwards petition calling for ban on show after 1.25 lakh signatures?

Smriti Irani has reportedly forwarded the online petition calling for the ban of Pehredaar Piya Ki to the Broadcasting Content Complaints Council, after the petition garnered over 1.25 lakh signatures

Change.org petition asks Trai to bat for affordable internet; garners 73000 votes, and counting
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Change.org petition asks Trai to bat for affordable internet; garners 73000 votes, and counting

After netizens forced the hand of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on the net neutrality issue in 2015, another public petition is gaining traction rapidly on change.org.

Maneka Gandhi supports single mothers, appeals for changes in passport rules
India

Maneka Gandhi supports single mothers, appeals for changes in passport rules

Women and child development minister Maneka Gandhi on Friday responded to a petition started by a single mother, Priyanka Gupta as a reaction to the passport office denying her daughter's application because the names of both parents are required.

Petition seeking removal of Stanford rape case judge draws wide support
World

Petition seeking removal of Stanford rape case judge draws wide support

A petition calling to remove from the bench the judge whose sentencing in a high-profile Stanford University rape case has sparked outrage had attracted close to 100,000 signatures by Monday.

Adobe unveils visual storytelling web app
News & Analysis

Adobe unveils visual storytelling web app

Adobe on Thursday launched Adobe Spark, an integrated web and mobile solution for creating and sharing impactful visual stories that engages audiences across multiple channels.

Online petition demanding criminal proceedings against corp defaulters goes viral
Business

Online petition demanding criminal proceedings against corp defaulters goes viral

An online petition demanding launch of criminal proceedings against big corporate defaulters like businessman Vijay Mallya has gone viral on social media platform with over 1.10 lakh people signing the plea on technology platform Change.org in this regard.

Online petition demanding criminal proceedings against big corporate defaulters goes viral; Mallya's name included
Business

Online petition demanding criminal proceedings against big corporate defaulters goes viral; Mallya's name included

An online petition demanding launch of criminal proceedings against big corporate defaulters like businessman Vijay Mallya has gone viral on social media platform with over 1.10 lakh people signing the plea on technology platform Change.org in this regard.

Upset about 'tough' CBSE math paper, 240 students and parents start online petition
India

Upset about 'tough' CBSE math paper, 240 students and parents start online petition

Social media is abuzz with complaints against the "tough" math paper for Class 12 and as many as 240 petitions have been posted on Change.org platform

Thumbs up for odd-even? 78% Delhi citizens favour re-introduction, finds survey
India

Thumbs up for odd-even? 78% Delhi citizens favour re-introduction, finds survey

Delhiites would not mind another round of 'odd-even' car-rationing scheme as a survey has suggested that 78 per cent of them are seeking the plan's re-introduction in the city.

World's largest social change platform, Change.org to launch Hindi site on Gandhi Jayanti
Life

World's largest social change platform, Change.org to launch Hindi site on Gandhi Jayanti

Change.org, with close to 120 million users globally, is seen as the world's largest platform for social change through its online petitions. It will be launching a Hindi version of its website on 2 October at the stroke of midnight

Monkeys wear clothes, women don't: Shocking Assamese report that has women up in arms
Life

Monkeys wear clothes, women don't: Shocking Assamese report that has women up in arms

Acting as the 'custodian of Indian culture', a prominent and one of the leading Assamese news channel, has recently ran a video report which explicitly showed women, as young as schoolgirls, wearing shorts and short skirts and compared them to monkeys who cannot keep clothes on themselves.