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You've seen the hoardings loom large, you've seen those commercials at frequent intervals. From Bollywood stars to sports sensations, they've all told you – to succeed in life, to be confident,...
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Caught your attention, didn't I? It might be taboo to express racism in most countries, but in India it isn't. It's no coincidence that my title is inspired by M.K. Gandhi's autobiography, The Story o...
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The real and imagined faces of St Alphonsa.
Being a dark kid who liked to play outside in the sun, my skin colour was always the concern for people around me. Cream recommendations and makeup tips were a part of any gathering I attended. I need to state here that I have never applied makeup in my life. But I have had people tell me to do so to appear one shade lighter. I wanted to ask them would being one shade lighter make me twice as intelligent?