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Factories found giving illegal 'painkillers' to women during periods
India

Factories found giving illegal 'painkillers' to women during periods

Much has been said of the exploitation of labor in our capitalist world, but it's not enough given how toxic labor abuse can get.
Kerala: Student-teacher team creates affordable sanitary-pads from world's worst water-weed
India

Kerala: Student-teacher team creates affordable sanitary-pads from world's worst water-weed

A student-teacher team from AKMHS School in Kerala's Kottoor has created low-cost sanitary napkins from water hyacinth, also called the world's worst water weed.
Mumbai: 100+ sanitary-pad vending-machines to be installed for Police personnel
Mumbai

Mumbai: 100+ sanitary-pad vending-machines to be installed for Police personnel

In an attempt to improve menstrual hygiene among its women personnel, the Mumbai Police has decided to set up sanitary pad vending machines at 140 locations across the city.
Bareilly man sets up 'PadBank,' distributes sanitary napkins for free
India

Bareilly man sets up 'PadBank,' distributes sanitary napkins for free

Despite being a completely natural biological process, menstruation is often brushed off as a taboo topic in the Indian society, particularly among the uneducated rural masses.
New 'period emoji' is for a greater cause. Here's why
World

New 'period emoji' is for a greater cause. Here's why

In the era of text messages and smartphones, an emoji is worth a thousand words.
Nepal: Woman banished in 'menstruation' hut dies of suffocation
World

Nepal: Woman banished in 'menstruation' hut dies of suffocation

In a tragic incident, a woman in Nepal is suspected to have died due to smoke inhalation while she was banished to a hut during her period.
Indian Railways helps woman passenger on period with sanitary pad
India

Indian Railways helps woman passenger on period with sanitary pad

Traveling during menstruation can be daunting.
#HealthBytes: 5 simple ways to deal with period pain
India

#HealthBytes: 5 simple ways to deal with period pain

During menstruation, discomfort around the abdomen, lower-back and thighs is common.
Three Indian-origin students among TIME's most influential teens of 2018
World

Three Indian-origin students among TIME's most influential teens of 2018

Three Indian-origin students - Kavya Kopparapu, Rishab Jain, and Amika George - have been named among TIME magazine's list of 25 most influential teens of 2018.

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