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May 28, 2018
International Menstrual Hygiene Day: To progress, India must end culture of shame and silence, writes Shabana AzmiOn International Menstrual Hygiene Day, Shabana Azmi writes about the dire need to destigmatise periods and raise awareness about the importance of hygiene
May 26, 2018
Menstrual Awareness Conclave to be held in Delhi to address stigma around periods, discuss sustainable solutionsPadman star Akshay Kumar is the chief guest for this event, which aims to discuss the safety of girls who reach puberty in school environments, among other issues
Feb 13, 2018
Beyond Padman: Biodegradable pads, sustainable manufacturing and disposal system are need of the hourEnd-to-end solutions around sanitary pads need to be chalked out for a true menstrual hygiene revolution in India | #FirstCulture
Feb 10, 2018
Padman aims to deal with menstruation taboo but over 50% young women in rural India use unhygienic methods of protectionMore than half of young women in rural India use home-based or unsanitary methods of menstrual protection, according to national health data.
Feb 07, 2018
Padman, periods and Hollywood's problematic stereotyping of menstruating womenPeriods, as we — buyers of overpriced sanitary napkins and consumers of painkillers — call them, have always been projected as an ‘event’ in Hollywood. Will Padman change that representation and take Bollywood one step further?
Feb 06, 2018
Padman: R Balki says 'Nobody could've played the lead role except Akshay Kumar as without him, there's no reach'R Balki discusses Padman being a perfect family entertainer, choosing Akshay for the role and how avoiding the clash with Padmaavat benefited both
Jan 19, 2018
Ahead of Padman release, Twinkle Khanna interacts with Malala Yousafzai, addresses Oxford studentsTwinkle Khanna addressed students at The Oxford Union, interacted with Malala Yousafzai and screened the trailer of her upcoming film Padman
Jan 10, 2018
Menstruation Bill is necessary for gender equality in workplace, striking balance between health and careerThe Menstruation Benefits Bill, tabled as a private member bill in the Parliament this Winter Session, seeks to provide women working in the public and private sectors two days of paid menstrual leave every month.
Oct 13, 2017
Supreme Court refers issue of entry of women into Sabarimala temple to constitution benchThe Supreme Court on Friday referred to its constitution bench the matter pertaining to a ban on the entry of women at Kerala's Sabarimala temple.
Aug 31, 2017
Tamil Nadu: Schoolgirl commits suicide after teacher humiliates her over menstrual stainsA 12-year-old schoolgirl in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli district committed suicide after allegedly being shouted at for staining her uniform and bench with menstrual blood.