Tag Archives: Women

Confident Women

A piece that really *really* bothered me and a response. Opinion Comment Don’t listen to the dissenting voices, just carry on regardless Shoba Narayan October 8, 2013 Updated: October 8, 2013 18:08:00 Recently, the New York Times magazine carried an … Continue reading

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Shazia Mirza

  Shazia Mirza: stand up, tell the (funny) truth Mirza takes on all the taboos about Islam and flips them around as jokes. She tells us what we are thinking, with a punchline The Good Life | Shoba Narayan Posted: … Continue reading

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Women and careers

Like any writer, I enjoy comments about my pieces even if it takes me a while to get to them.  Criticism is healthy and occasionally hurts, but hey, if you cannot stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.  Or … Continue reading

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Why we hate our girls for Mint Lounge

This was a tough piece to write because you had to get the tone right. Many rewrites; many inputs from editors. Here it is at Mint’s site and pasted below Culture Why we hate our girls The 2011 census reveals … Continue reading

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Men who listen to their wives for The National

Here is the article on The National site. Here it is below. Untold riches await those men who listen to their wives Shoba Narayan Last Updated: Mar 29, 2011 Lucky Shyam Shewaramani. He won a Dh1 million lottery by listening … Continue reading

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