women empowerment

5 Reasons Why Household Work Should Be Everyone’s Responsibility

Are you one of those working women who juggles between the roles of a working professional and a doting mother and wife at home? Do your family members hold the view that your presence at home is vital for the family’s well-being? In this case, it is time to ensure that household work no longer(…)

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She Leads India: Why and how everyday women lead the nation

Women are struggling to contribute to the economy in every way possible. Not because of themselves but because the women at work ratios haven’t shown any improvement. Perhaps opportunity and access challenges? They are breaking glass ceilings in the professions that were male-dominated before. The process has been slow and steady but some important role(…)

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Men Rule The World, Says Sheryl Sandberg: Bizwomen Give Their Take

Sheryl Sandburg, Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, believes that despite bringing more and more women in the workforce, men still rule the world. A lot of reasons can be attributed for the same. Lack of support from families, insensitivity towards women’s problems and harassment at workplaces are all deterrents that thwart a career woman’s growth.(…)

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Movie On A 13 Yr Old Girl Who Climbed Everest, Poorna

After the movie Dangal gave us all the right reasons to celebrate daughters, Bollywood is back with another movie. Poorna is a biopic based on Malavath Poorna, a young tribal girl from a small village in Telangana, who dared to dream big by climbing the Mount Everest. Aditi Inamdar from Hyderabad has been roped in to(…)

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The Working Woman’s Woes: 5 Women Share Experiences

The working woman’s life in India seems to be riddled with challenges. Right from convincing respective families for their choice of profession to adjusting to the sexist environment in most of the workplaces, the challenges are never-ending. The recent case involving female colleagues turning to social media to report a case of sexual harassment against(…)

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Happy Birthday To The Badminton Sensation Of India – Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal has many firsts to her credit. Besides being one of the most talented sportspersons of the contemporary era, she is also the first Indian badminton player to clinch a medal at the prestigious Olympics. She has been inspiring an entire generation with her impeccable timing and skills. On her 27th birthday today, here(…)

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From Zumba To Yoga, This Women’s Fitness Fest Had It All

Amidst the zillion responsibilities women juggle with, finding time for fitness can be quite a task. Keeping this in mind, Neha Madan and Ruchi Makkad organised a Fitness Fest in Mumbai recently. The fest addressed the importance of fitness and encouraged women to make fitness a part of their daily routine. It was an early(…)

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Happy Birthday To The Champion Of Women’s Rights, Aamir Khan

Bollywood’s perfectionist, Aamir Khan, is celebrating his 52nd birthday today. Apart from having an illustrious career that deserves a thunderous applause, Aamir Khan is also a true feminist at heart who doesn’t shy away from celebrating womanhood. His interviews, his movie choices and his ideology, all have “women empowerment” written large on it. On the(…)

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Anaarkali of Araah: Inspiring Story Of A Small Town Singer

Bollywood has finally taken up the onus of addressing women-centric issues in mainstream cinema. After ‘Pink’ shook the entire country with its message of promoting women’s safety, Bollywood is back with another movie Anaarkali of Aarah directed by Avinash Das addressing similar issues. Starring Swara Bhaskar, the movie is about a small-town singer who sings and dances to(…)

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