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Whoever said hell hath no fury like a scorn woman never had acid burn off their face.

February 3, 2016.

I don’t know much about men, but I do know one thing for sure: most of them cannot take rejection. So who… 417 more words

Beauty is Skin Deep

Coco Chanel said that “ Elegance is refusal”. And that is the message that the new advertisement campaign by fashion retail brand Viva n Diva, featuring acid attack victim Laxmi, sends out strongly and proudly. 190 more words

Just Ramblings

Time TO Wake Up India

Project Kranti endorses the the right to dissent and the need to take on the system, the governments and our own social fabric whenever required. It hopes to motivate you to give up on the comforts of everyday life and raise your voice. 55 more words

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Colombia tightens law to curb acid attacks on women

On average, there are 100 acid attacks in Colombia per year — the victims usually women and the perpetrators almost always men. President Juan Manuel Santos has signed a new law that says anyone who uses a “chemical agent” to attack another person will receive 12 years minimum behind bars, or 50 years if the victim is permanently disfigured, according to the Global Post. 165 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Viva La Laxmi

Activist and acid attack survivor Laxmi has now become the brand ambassador of a clothing brand Viva N Diva. According to an HT report, the initiative marks the beginning of a campaign where many more acid victims might become the face of different brands. 186 more words

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Taming Acid Attacks

Recently one perpetrator was sentenced to ten years jail term for throwing acid on two teenagers last year. Till this year there was no proper law against acid attackers and finally the parliament passed a new law that criminalizes against acid attack on women. 689 more words

No need to say goodbye- flash fiction

“How much could it hurt? A few moments of pain and then what?”

“Depends on what you believe. If you’ve been a good person then those moments of pain will be all that you feel. 760 more words

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