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Hindi cinema's depiction of mental health vilifies single women. It's a trope we can no longer overlook
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Hindi cinema's depiction of mental health vilifies single women. It's a trope we can no longer overlook

The representation of single women with depression in popular culture has been largely unidimensional: failure is depicted as the main cause of the mental illness, and characters are shown being self-destructive and suffering heartbreaks

Spinster, old maid and self-partnered: How words describing single women have changed over time
Life

Spinster, old maid and self-partnered: How words describing single women have changed over time

Spinster, singlewoman or singleton: None of those terms openly refers to an absent partner. But self-partnered evokes a missing better half.

Status Single is a relatable book about unique struggles of single women, but alienates those in their 20s
Life

Status Single is a relatable book about unique struggles of single women, but alienates those in their 20s

Status Single offers a really sharp glimpse into the barely-discussed situations and scenarios that single Indian women can find themselves in | #FirstCulture

Single women in Himachal Pradesh: Deprived of their rights, stripped of their identity and left with nowhere to go
India

Single women in Himachal Pradesh: Deprived of their rights, stripped of their identity and left with nowhere to go

Himachal Pradesh has seen a 28 percent rise in the number of single women. Their need for security, which was outlined in the BJP manifesto released Sunday, is a pressing issue.

Single, living with animals in a rented home and harassed? Worry not, you aren't alone
Life

Single, living with animals in a rented home and harassed? Worry not, you aren't alone

As someone who has lived in rented dwellings for over 11 years, I’ve been rejected by several prospective owners for either being single or living with animals.

No Muslims, no single women: Housing bias turning Indian cities into ghettos
India

No Muslims, no single women: Housing bias turning Indian cities into ghettos

As the city grew and drew more migrants, powerful housing societies have often denied homes on the basis of religion, caste, food preferences and even professions.

Shikha Makan’s film Bachelor Girls will resonate with women living alone in cities
Life

Shikha Makan’s film Bachelor Girls will resonate with women living alone in cities

Shikha Makan’s film, 'Bachelor Girl' is bound to resonate with women, young and old, living in cities alone.

Watch: Spain, the eldorado of infertility treatment
World

Watch: Spain, the eldorado of infertility treatment

Thousands of husbands and wives, same-sex couples and single women are turning to fertility clinics in Spain for infertility treatment

A village in Gujarat has banned single women from using mobile phones
News & Analysis

A village in Gujarat has banned single women from using mobile phones

A village in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat has banned single women from using mobile phones, with elders deeming the technology a "nuisance to society".

Most Indian women have conditions before getting married, reveals survey
Life

Most Indian women have conditions before getting married, reveals survey

A majority of single Indian women have conditions before tying the knot, reveals a survey.

Gay bonds are 'humbug', single women risk psychological problems: Katju
Life

Gay bonds are 'humbug', single women risk psychological problems: Katju

In one of his latest posts on Facebook, the former judge managed to offend the gay community and single women simultaneously.