It’s time for ‘Magnificent Mary’ to return to the ring again. One of India’s finest athletes, MC Mary Kom is once again is gearing up to make a comeback to the ring at this year’s Asian Championship in Vietnam, which is scheduled in November. “My next target is the Asian Championships in November. I want to give myself a chance(…)
She Leads India is an action packed summit with powerful and moving speakers from India and rest of the world. Women who enrich the world with new ideas, innovations, inspiration and engagement. India’s biggest women’s summit to be held in New Delhi in the month of March 2017, the focus is on women at work,(…)
The IT field has a continuos churn of innovation. From new formats to new prototypes, invention is the name of the game. While the representation and the number of women taking up jobs in IT is steadily increasing, Almas Khan wants to break barriers. Born and educated in Pune, she is founder and COO of(…)
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwjjg5rfN2zE9oZmDDU4SkQ India has one of the lowest labour force participation rates for women. The country has made progress to reach 87 out of 144 countries for gender equality overall, according to the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report, India stands 136th for labour force participation. For many women who want to work, there are(…)
Women in the National Capital Region were asked: Is Lack of Information a Critical Barrier to Availing of Skilling Opportunities? And here’s what the results looked like: 51.8% Strongly Agree 23.5 % Agree Source: UNDP SheThePeople Team visited Ashok Vihar in New Delhi to talk about skilling India, the informal economy, and why economic empowerment(…)
India Foundation for the Arts (IFA), a non-profit platform that promotes arts and culture, has been in the field for over two decades. With an all-women fundraising team, IFA today is a force to reckon with. SheThePeople.TV spoke to IFA’s executive director Arundhati Ghosh, an internationally recognised professional in arts and organised philanthropy, on how the journey’s been like.
Bangalore-based Aparna Athreya’s self-funded startup –‘The Kid and Parent Foundation’– is running a conventional education system, not to bore, but to inspire children and parents about the fun-learning process.
Sunita Maheshwari, the co-founder of Teleradiology Solutions, one of the best radiology companies for radiology services in India, describes herself as “one of those kids who always knew she wanted to go to medical school”. Her first love was medicine and not technology. But as luck and destiny would have it, the two came together(…)
Passion for speed and biking is often associated with machismo. But Dr Maral Yazarloo is a woman who can shut these stereotypes. Along with Pankaj Trivedi, a photographer and fellow biker, she has embarked upon the journey “Ride to be One“, which commenced on March 15, 2017. They will be travelling for about a year(…)
Lipstick Under My Burkha has won the Grand Jury Prize At Films De Femmes held in France. ”This one is super special,” tweeted Alankrita Srivastav, the Director of the film which has been banned in India by the censor board for being too ‘lady oriented.’ Irony of ironies. Grand Jury Prize at @fiffemmes that #lipstickundermyburkha(…)
Having experimented with Cards of Divinity and Reiki for years, Dr Ritu Singh started her own venture CHI-DELHI in year 2000. Improving others’ health was this Hypnotherapist’s concern and she converted it into a simple act of nature. She speaks to SheThePeople.TV about her work.
At the Women Writers Fest in Mumbai, a pro-career and working women discussion put the big question about the monies. Who is the bread earner? Women need to be prepared to stay financially smart and independent. Are they doing enough? Do they need a stash of their own? How can they keep themselves financially separate(…)