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Gender discrimination

Disturbing news like Rape, Molestation and acid attacks are growing every day. It’s not like that these things did not happen in the past, but mostly used to be either suppressed or ignored. 335 more words

Social Stories

Report of acid attack, protests & more from Iran

Young Baluchi targeted in acid attack in southwest Iran

At 7:55 pm on Monday, December 5th armed state agents in Zahedan, southeast Iran, splashed acid on a 29-year old Baluchi man in southeast Iran, according to incoming reports. 346 more words

Iran

Last post while in India!

Hi all!  I know a few people have logged on to see what’s up and it has been a few..

I am in my last week and to say the trip has been an eye opening journey doesn’t suffice. 631 more words

Travel

My 1st video diary (insert self conscious face here)

I could have done with wiping off what looks like mascara under one of my eyes (it literally looks like I have a droopy eye).. and I could have done with some makeup but you know what? 650 more words

Travel

Tough day.

The image above is the aftermath of one of today’s interviews at Make Love Not Scars in New Delhi.  This is Anahita hugging one of the survivors after we finished an incredibly moving interview. 896 more words

Delhi

NY Fashion Week Superwoman 19 year old Reshma Banoo Qureshi

Yes fashion week just ended and there is so much to say about the fashion but the real credit goes not to the designers but to the amazing 19 year old who is using her pain to drive her passion to #endacidsale. 352 more words

TheAcidAttacks#Reshmaqureshi#makelovenotscars#endacidsale

The newspapers few weeks back were flooded with New York Ramp walk pictures and story of Reshma Qureshi ,an acid attack survivor from India .Her journey from an acid attack victim to being a survivor ,an activist and now being model to walk the ramp in New York is inspiring, incredible and heart breaking. 527 more words

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