• Search results for Women Empowerment
Image Title
vaishnavi

Meet this feminist who is redefining stereotypes through her filmmaking community for women

Filmmaker Vaishnavi Sundar talks about her brainchild Women Making Films, a platform for female filmmakers to showcase and promote their work

Published on 24th February 2017
FullSizeRender

Neeya Naana fall out: 'Helicopter' women are 0.1% of us, they are an embarrassment to women everywhere: Signed, Modern Indian Woman

Here's what a Chennai-based working woman has to say after watching the recent Neeya Naana episode that's gone viral

Published on 22nd March 2017
AAEAAQAAAAAAAAkOAAAAJGY1MTExM2JlLTRmNWMtNDRkMC1iOTJlLWM4ZmZhYWJhMjhhNA

Through Impactguru, they're crowdfunding for a better future

Piyush Jain, the CEO of Impact Guru says what makes his crowdfunding platform different
 

Published on 24th March 2017
BOL2

These University of Hyderabad students are using a community radio station to strip India's biggest social concerns threadbare

If you ever check out Bol Hyderabad 90.4 FM and find that you're in the middle of a serious debate about defecation, don't fret. You're in the capable hands of U0H's creative best

Published on 27th April 2017
gre

Two schools gave up on her as a child. Undeterred, this 18-year-old from KMC Manipal represented Asia Pacific at UN meet

Poorvaprapha Patil who is an eighteen year old second semester student at KMC Manipal represents the whole of Asia Pacific in the UN Forum for the second STI. She tells us how much it took to get here

Published on 24th May 2017
Devleena_Majumder,_HR_Head,_Culture_Machine1

Culture machine lets women leave for their periods: Digital media company's HR bosslady says that male employees loved the idea!

Culture Machine, which is also the parent company of Chennai's PutChutney has decided to give their women employees an off on the first day of their period, an option available on leave applications

Published on 4th July 2017
14063000931_edf7c5cfd3_b

Cries for help: Reservation policy in Hyderabad further limits availability of seats for psychology courses

With only 2 seats available for the course in two institutions across the country, aspiring students have found a new enemy in the state's reservation policy

Published on 16th August 2017
APSARA

WTF! From combatting eve-teasing to domestic abuse, transgender Apsara's task force to be a one-stop support system for women

She will bring together 10 high profile advisory members including lawyers, police officers and government officials to provide women with legal aid, police protection and the like

Published on 23rd August 2017
women32

As the Ministry of Defence mulls over recruiting women for combat roles, these women officers are all for it

The armed forces have always been thought of as a man's job, but with the Indian Army mulling over recruting women in combat roles, senior female officers see a progression towards women empowerment

Published on 19th September 2017
IMG_20170810_192032

Get ready for aMUSEment: This poetry school in Mumbai just needs four months to make a poet out of you

Put your creativity and imagination and to the right use. Meet 30-year-old Anish Vyavahare who runs a poetry college at QTube Cafe. 

Published on 4th September 2017
image001d

Meet the 12th grader who's saying #NoMore to abuse: Sanya Runwal just wrote a book about abused women and it's pretty powerful

12th grader Sanya Runwal is out with her first book, Ten Dollar Bride. She talks about how she became a feminist and what keeps her going 

Published on 18th October 2017
DL4

From Kashmir to Kanyakumari: Read the story of the man who cycled for the upliftment of children 

Wanna feel like a kid again? Riding a cycle is the best way to do that. But turn it up a notch and cycle for a cause like Dhandapani Loganathan

Published on 20th October 2017
2

From Prem Ratan to Khilauna, how 23-year-old Rajat Agrawal could be India's Oscar hope

The Mumbaikar's experiments with films has made his second directorial, Khilauna, an international sensation and he has his fingers crossed as it heads for the Urbanworld Film Festival

 

Published on 8th December 2017
charlie-tessa-parvathy

Parvathy row: How troll page ICU got trolled for standing up for feminist actor

After they started making memes in support of Parvathy, the backlash from supporters of their page was shocking — but the admins of ICU are not going to back down anytime soon

Published on 29th December 2017
679f9f592403ef62f321d6369c2ffa44

This Delhi-based 'Rasta' school is showing Muslim girls the path to education

Rasta's teachers went from door to door convincing parents to send their daughters to the school and then charged only Rs 40 a month and provided free books and uniforms

Published on 13th January 2018

Search results 1 - 15 of 108