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Women's Day: Suguna K teaches Tamil at a well-known TN school despite being visually-impaired. This is her inspiring story

Suguna K is visually-impaired and was earning merely Rs 200 a day doing odd jobs. However, she was determined to do something meaningful with her life. We find out more

Published on 8th March 2021
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Maharashtra CM lauds contribution of women 'COVID-19 warriors' in a video message

Thackeray said the pandemic threat is not yet over and in the last one year, women have stood like a rock supporting their families and fulfilled different responsibilities courageously

Published on 8th March 2021
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Bachendri Pal to lead all-women team aged above 50 in Himalayan expedition

The expedition will inspire and motivate women of all age groups to include fitness activities in their daily lives to stay healthy

Published on 8th March 2021
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Women's Day: Here's how Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay is helping doctors understand the impact of toxins on the brain

Through her groundbreaking research on neurotoxicology, Sanghamitra is analysing the impact of metal and pesticides on the developing human brain

Published on 8th March 2021
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Meet Sahana Ramdas, one of India's fewest Animal Rights lawyers, who is standing up for nature's furry friends

Sahana Ramdas talks about how she decided to pursue animal rights law even though it isn’t a popular area of law 

Published on 6th March 2021
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Alliance Air operates inaugural flight to Bareilly with a crew entirely made up of women

The airline deployed all-women crew for the inaugural flight under the command of women pilots, women crew, women engineers, women aircraft dispatchers and women Air Traffic Controller (ATC)

Published on 8th March 2021
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On Women's Day, Maharashtra offers exclusive vaccination centres for females

At all these special centres, elaborate arrangements have been made to welcome women trooping in for the vaccination doses along with other facilities and presence of female staff, he added

Published on 8th March 2021
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Women's Day: Why the first person to establish friendly contact with the Sentinelese believes that we mustn't try to civilise them

Madhumala's years of research resulted in 20 research papers and a book on the tribes of Car Nicobar, which were immediately sent across the world to be taught at universities

Published on 6th March 2021
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Health crisis, stigma and images of people dying alone: Here's what the pandemic taught  this young doctor

Dr Kamna Kakkar was among the first few to speak up about the health crisis. She tells us about how she battled the pandemic

Published on 6th March 2021
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Women's Day: How this 39-year-old mother of two juggled work and academics to fulfil her dreams

We spoke to Namrata Sadhvani who restarted her higher studies after getting married due to societal pressure

Published on 6th March 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: When the first lady of the skies earned her permit to fly in 1910 today

In today's #TBT, we don't need to tell you that it's International Women's Day. What we choose to tell you instead is the story of Raymonde de Laroche aka the bird woman and how she touched the sky

Published on 8th March 2021
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In Kodagu, this independent researcher is working with local tribes and children to protect this precious habitat

Neethi Mahesh has dedicated a lot of years to researching the riparian habitats of the Kodagu district. She is currently working with a tribe of honey collectors and students for better results 

Published on 6th March 2021
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Why large number of young women still feel that IT, tech jobs are not for them

Over a third (38 per cent) of women working in the IT and tech industry feel that the absence of females in their sector made them wary of entering the profession

Published on 7th March 2021
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Women's Day: This 25-year-old frontline worker tells us why we shouldn't worry about COVID and treat it like a flu 

We spoke to Isha Katyal, who was posted for COVID duty in Karnataka about her experiences, what it was like to be in a PPE kit for hours and more

Published on 6th March 2021
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Women's Day: Back to school is cool for 52-year-old Ressy Mathew. Check out her awe-inspiring story

After spending three decades as a labourer, Ressy Mathew restarted college in her late 40s. We spoke to her

Published on 6th March 2021

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