The Woman Inc.

TWI News Circle – 11/5/18

Ethiopia’s parliament has made Sahle-Work Zewde the country’s first female president. And while the role is largely ceremonial, her appointment carries power in what it signifies. Sahle-Work, an experienced diplomat, … Continue reading

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

TWI Woman of Substance – Sejal Lakhani-Bhatt

The technology and financial services landscape can be tough for a woman – pardon the stereotype, but the aggressive nature of the job, coupled with travel and bending over backwards … Continue reading

November 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Star-Crossed

I remember a different time when Orion brought us good luck. When the Big Dipper would point to Sirius, and we thought the spirit of every dog lived there When … Continue reading

November 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

TWI Woman of Substance – Nirupa Umapathy

Let’s face it. For most people who are involved in the rat race of life, there is very less or no time at all to self-reflect. We are cogs in … Continue reading

October 25, 2018 · 1 Comment

Send us your poems!

  Yes, YOU! We would like to feature a poem-of-the-day on instagram from YOUR submissions. They do NOT have to be based on any theme, but if you could limit … Continue reading

October 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

A review of Poornima Laxmeshwar’s ‘Thirteen’

Poornima Laxmeshwar’s ‘Thirteen’, a collection of thirteen prose poems, is a cardigan of memories knitted from simple observations and conversations unique to one’s own home and surroundings. A synaethesia of … Continue reading

October 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

TWI News Circle – 10/19/18

M.J Akbar resigns over #MeToo movement. (News Source : NDTV) In the wake of the #MeToo movement growing in India, and as a result of several allegations of sexual misconduct … Continue reading

October 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

TWI News Circle – 10/17/18

What happened to #WhyIStayed? (News Source: New York Times) Does anyone remember this hashtag from earlier this year? Women who then tweeted/posted on social media about why they continued to … Continue reading

October 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

TWI News Circle – 10/15/18

First woman IAF president appointed. (News Source : SpacePolicyOnline) The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) has finally elected a woman as its incoming president, 67 years later. Professor Pascale Ehrenfreund, chair … Continue reading

October 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

The power of pen

11th October is being observed as the United Nations International Day of the Girl Child every year to celebrate young women who have shown courage to take charge of their … Continue reading

October 14, 2018 · Leave a comment