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Freida Pinto ‘Strips’ Good Girl Image in Bruno Mars’ New Music Video

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It’s our favorite Slumdog star like you’ve never seen her before. The ever-versatile actress, now turned video vixen, stars in pop superstar Bruno Mars’ ‘Gorilla’ music video.

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Dubbed Afghanistan’s Malala, Activist Noorjahan Akbar Becomes a Poster Girl for Women’s Rights

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The 22-year old Dickinson College student has become an active voice for education and women’s rights in Afghanistan. 

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Malala Yousafzai honored as Harvard University’s humanitarian of the year

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The Pakistani teen and girls’ education activist Malala Yousafzai,who made international headlines last year after she survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban, graciously accepted Harvard University’s 2013 Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award last Friday.

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Uproar Ensues After Nina Davuluri Becomes the First Indian-American to be Crowned Miss America

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Miss New York Nina Davuluri, 24, from Syracuse, beat out the most beautiful women from all 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to win the Miss America 2014 title.

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India’s Powerful “Abused Goddesses” Campaign Aims to Stop Domestic Violence

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“Save Our Sisters”, a women’s empowerment initiative started by Save the Children India, launched a new campaign featuring a domestic abuse spin on old paintings of Indian goddesses. 

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Mindy Kaling to Guest Judge on Tonight’s Rom-Com Themed ‘Top Chef Masters’

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Although season one of the Mindy Project is over, actress Mindy Kaling is returning to the small screen to guest judge on Wednesday night’s ‘Top Chef Masters.’

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Singles Want Aziz Ansari To Be the Next Bachelor

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In a poll done by popular dating site Match.com, 30 percent of singles was to see the Parks and Recreation star find love on the next season of The Bachelor.

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Mindy Kaling Graces the Cover of Entertainment Weekly

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Actress, writer, and director Mindy Kaling scored a much-coveted a cover spot on the  latest issue of Entertainment Weekly.

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Buzzfeed’s Hilarious “31 Unique Side Effects Of Being An Indian Girl” Goes Viral

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A Buzzfeed photo article chronicling 31 cultural references only desi women can understand, rakes in over half a million views and counting.

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India Celebrates Birth of Royal Baby

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Mumbai’s famous dabbawallas blessed and celebrated the birth of Kate Middleton and Prince William’s bouncing baby boy on Tuesday.

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