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Gayathri Mohan is trying to raise awareness about entrepreneurship among women across industries

Gayathri S Mohan has contributed to almost every industry and sector in the country. Here's how she manages to inspire and be inspired through a range of initiatives

Published on 31st March 2021
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Women more powerful than men, but do not understand and are fooled by them: Rahul Gandhi to students 

Interacting with students at St Teresa's College for women, the 50-year-old leader also helped the students learn a basic lesson from a martial art on how to gather inner strength 

Published on 22nd March 2021
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Four NGOs to get grants under Facebook Pragati to boost women entrepreneurship

Tech4Good works towards providing open source technology solutions to non-profits and has so far enabled these for over 500 such enterprises across India

Published on 12th March 2021
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Delhi Government to launch new scheme to empower women, offer larger role in the economy

The survey showed that before the pandemic, unemployment among women was 26 per cent in February last year and it rose to 40 per cent in February 2021

Published on 9th March 2021
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Women's rights and leadership under threat due to pandemic: UN Women

The projections show that gender equality in the highest positions of power will not be reached for another 130 years

Published on 9th March 2021
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This portal is helping at-home women entrepreneurs get into the e-commerce game. Here's how

Maheela, a newly-launched online marketplace, has an array of handmade and homemade products by women. We find out more

Published on 20th January 2021
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DIYA wanna watch these funky videos by Vaishali Sutar on YouTube?

Vaishali Sutar, a DIY artist speaks about how her handmade art decor at home pushed her to start a YouTube channel. Her DIY artwork are quite easy to make using simple materials available at home

Published on 20th January 2021
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US Congress passes Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act for Pakistani women to receive higher education

The bill requires the US Agency for International Development to award at least 50 per cent of scholarships under a Pakistan-based higher education scholarship programme to Pakistani women

Published on 4th January 2021
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Union Edu Min Ramesh Pokhriyal launches AICTE's innovative education programme to empower women

Speaking at the event, the education minister emphasised on the necessity to impart quality education to our daughters to make them self-reliant, confident and successful

Published on 18th November 2020
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How Bharatiya Jain Sanghatana is empowering the women of tomorrow to find their way

Bharatiya Jain Sanghatana's Smart Girl workshops follow six modules over two days to enable and empower girls aged 14 to 23

Published on 23rd August 2020
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How this student is trying to provide employment to women in Delhi's slums

Sixteen-year-old Anahit Bindra started her initiative Sew the Divide with empowering 12 women with sewing machines and a source of income

Published on 21st August 2020
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Reboot, reset needed for a new world: WEF's first-ever digital summit brings together powerful women, insightful views

The panel held across two days is slated to see over 150 sessions and 400 speakers from around the world discussing major global issues and occurences

Published on 25th July 2020
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This is how Aparajita Gogoi is working to ensure that online learning doesn't affect India's at risk women

Women's rights activist Dr Aparajita Gogoi tells us how the lockdown has impacted women and girls and what can be done to address their issues

Published on 27th May 2020
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How this NGO went to villages across Andhra and trained out of work women to create 10 lakh masks and save their families

The initiative trains women in tailoring masks and buys the masks from them to distribute among villages, healthcare workers

Published on 6th May 2020
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Meet Anandi, who overcame suicidal tendencies to become Erode's only female auto driver 

A typical day for Anandi revolves around jibes and insults from fellow auto drivers, but that does not stop her from doing her trade. She dreams of the day women will be at par with men

Published on 29th November 2019

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