Chaupadi is a traditional Hindu practice that…

Chaupadi is a traditional Hindu practice that banishes menstruating women — considered unclean — from the rest of the house. Nepali women are not allowed to touch kitchen utensils, share the same water source, go to school, or sleep inside the home during their periods. Instead, they sleep in huts, animal sheds, caves or even in the open.

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Women are getting plastic surgery for the perfect wedding ring…

hand-selfie-croppedWomen are getting plastic surgery for the perfect wedding ring. Now there’s a growing trend in the US to have plastic surgery to make hands prettier before the all-important selfie. The procedure involves injections of the filler Juvederm to smooth out wrinkles and give skin an overall younger-looking appearance. The procedure takes 5-10 minutes and costs about £800 ($1350 USD) – just another huge expense on top of all the wedding bills.