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In love with Tina, but got a crush on Ria?

Love and relationships
Have you been drooling over the new person in your neighbourhood? But… you are in a relationship? Don’t fret. Rather than being bad news for your relationship, a crush could actually work wonders! How? Read on.

Enjoying sex is good for you

Making Love
People who really enjoy sex have a healthier mindset, research shows. If you love oral sex and have fantastic orgasms, you probably feel pretty good about yourself!

Why masturbating is good for women

Our Bodies
Masturbating has very real benefits for women. Those who do have happier and healthier sex lives, research has shown. Still need a little convincing? Read on to find out why.

How can you improve sex with a condom?

Ways to Make Love
To enjoy sex with a condom is easy - just get plenty of variety into your lovemaking. If you find condoms damper your sex life, the good news is that there are ways to make maximise your pleasure.

‘Call after 4, my secretary is listening’

When Amanda visited a doctor for her abortion, she refused point blank. Abortion is banned in the Philippines, she told her. But as she handed over the prescription, it had a secret note for Amanda. ‘Call me after 4’, it said. Love Matters brings you a story from the Philippines where doctors are risking their lives to provide safe abortions to women.

‘It was my choice to abort...yet’

Birth Control
‘It was what I wanted to do. It was my choice. Yet I felt guilty.' Love Matters brings you the stories of two women from South Korea and about a feeling of guilt after an abortion that they share with women around the world.

She lost her life after unsafe abortion

She did what many women before her have done, attempting a dangerous method to terminate her pregnancy at home. This never would have happened if abortion were legal in her country. Love Matters brings you the story of Elizabeth of Argentina but really she could be from anywhere around the world.

What Rahul did after his breakup with Tina

Love and relationships
Rahul and Tina were together for six months but one day Tina told him she needed a break! Rahul was heartbroken. If heartbreak has left you feeling broken and in pain like Rahul, this article from Love Matters India is for you.

The smile that changed Ireland

Her death shook Ireland. Women were angry. It could have been any of us, they said. Savita would not have died if she was allowed an abortion, they said. Love Matters brings you the story of an Indian woman, whose death led Ireland to free its women of a law that didn’t let them choose.

Five ways cell phones can help improve your relationship!

Love and relationships
Cell phone addiction is bad for relationships and you must have read a lot on that. Now Love Matters India brings five ways you can put your cell phone to good use in your relationship!

Compliant sex: when you say ‘yes’ but mean ‘no’

Relationship problems
Have you ever agreed to sex when you weren't feeling it? Many women say ‘yes’ when they’d prefer not to, research shows.

Age gap in romance – pass or fail?

Love and relationships
Priyanka Chopra – Nick Jonas, Kareena Kapoor – Saif Ali Khan, Shahid Kapoor – Meera Rajput. Have you placed bets on whether these relationships will last? Well, before you do, hear what science has to say!