The past week on social media would have been quite surprising for all of you too. You suddenly saw people caring for the delicate, weak and “bechari” naari who has to pass out blood from her body every 28-30 days. Yes. I’m talking about the #padman challenge which has suddenly woken up people from their deep slumber. Stars from Akshay Kumar (Wait. It’s his movie after all) and Sonam Kapoor to Aamir Khan and Anil Kapoor have all been posing with a sanitary napkin on social media. Well, I hope they didn’t savagely throw it away and thoroughly wash their hands after the 1 min stunt. You would be thinking, “What’s wrong with this female? Why does she have a problem when the society is finally starting to change their mindset and help wipe out period taboos?” The stars are after all promoting health and hygiene. My only reply is that BOSS, I don’t have a problem with them doing this. I have a problem with the delay in doing this. Where were all these people sleeping when all these years women were secluded and treated like untouchables when on their monthly cycle? (Oh sorry. I forgot that a woman HAS to be untouchable in those days of the month) Come on people. Even female bats, elephants, dogs, horses, chimps and many other animals menstruate. But do you go...Read More
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The dictionary meaning of the word “AVIATION” is the practical aspect or art of aeronautics, being the design, development, production, operation and use of aircraft, especially heavier than aircraft. The word aviation is coined by French writer and a former naval officer “GABRIEL LA LANDELLE” IN 1863, from the verb Xavier (synonym flying). AVIATION is not just a course but a platform where an individual does not just study about aircraft but also gets a chance to travel around the WORLD.The Indian Air Force, Indian Air Force is the world’s 4th largest Air Force with primary responsibility for...Read More
Our Sports policies are formulated by People who have perhaps never participated even in their School Sports Meet. And, that’s hurting our Sports and Sportsperson the most.
We have to acknowledge that our Fundamental attitude to sports is based on a Cultural mindset. On the other hand, our social prestige and educational priorities are still heavily weighted in favor of Engineers, Doctors, Civil servant and Management types.!
As a parent what could one possibly do to save their child from something that the child isn’t entirely equipped to understand? How early on should the child be warned about it? How are they even supposed to make him/her understand such things?
“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed.” Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an American holiday marking the birthday of the great man who fought for civil rights for blacks. It is observed every year around his birthday, January 15. Also called MKL Day or King Day, it has been an officially declared holiday in all American countries since 2000. On the eve of this holiday, let us remember this great leader who remains an inspiration even after five decades since his death. MLK was...Read More