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Why women should be central to the idea of Make In India

Why women should be central to the idea of Make In India

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the Make in India campaign, the entrepreneurial fervour took a new, revived turn in the country. Along with Make in India, the Start Up revolution further fuelled this zest of manufacturing and production in the home country. Many women entrepreneurs took to this new race and have caught up(…)

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Priyanka Chopra Bags People’s Choice Award For Quantico

Priyanka Chopra Bags People’s Choice Award For Quantico

Priyanka Chopra has made it a point to leave a mark in whichever acting genre she forays into. While in Bollywood, she has carved a name for herself as the most “versatile” actress, her winning the popular choice award for the Favourite TV Dramatic Actress for her role in Quantico shows that she is loved(…)

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Davos: 6 Global Leaders Give Their Take On The Prevalent Gender Gap

Davos: 6 Global Leaders Give Their Take On The Prevalent Gender Gap

Among the many issues that women face, the one that has garnered the maximum support is that of women’s participation. Women, across the world, are dissuaded from taking charge of public the sphere. While women acknowledge this gender gap, there are a handful of ones who perceive this gap as a threat to their liberty(…)

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Self-Defence 101: Basic Survival Skills

Self-Defence 101: Basic Survival Skills

I don’t know if you’ve ever pictured yourself in one of those spy, secret agent movies, doing cool moves, and running around kicking doors open? Bear with me, I know we’re not all super-spy material, and even the videos come with a asterisk that says “please do not try this at home”. But knowing a few(…)

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Beating Drums and Patriarchy: Meet The Nari Gunjan Sargam Mahila Band

Beating Drums and Patriarchy: Meet The Nari Gunjan Sargam Mahila Band

Savita Devi sat on the dais along with four other women. One of them being Miss India Crown 1995, the other being an Architect and an Urban Transport planner among the other two. The panel discussion started with Savita Devi’s long monologue. Before she handed over the mic to the other panellist, she said, “Hum bajake aye hain”. The crowd(…)

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Be Bold And You Will Succeed: Shilpa Sharma Of Jaypore

Be Bold And You Will Succeed: Shilpa Sharma Of Jaypore

Jaypore is one of those e-commerce websites that captures the essence of India’s ethnicity perfectly. From clothes and footwear to skincare products and home decor, everything is so colourful and diverse — brought in from various parts of the country. The co-founder of Jaypore, Shilpa Sharma, describes it to SheThePeople.TV as, “the one-stop-shop for India’s(…)

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Be Your Role Own Model

Be Your Role Own Model

Do you remember the first time someone asked you who your role model was? I remember it. I also remember saying my role model is the late Princess Diana. I mean she was perfect – a princess, living in a castle , beautiful and doing something so amazing like helping the poor or with terminal(…)

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