Sakhi 2018 Shortlist

The Woman Inc Sakhi Award is an annual award, highlighting the best voices writing for women. We were astounded by the huge number of submissions we received, for this first year of starting, and to shortlist down to this final ten has been difficult. The poems were read blind and judged by The Woman Inc…

Woman of Substance – Geeta Anjali Trikha

At some point in our lives, we all embark on a soul-searching journey. Most of us are quite dense when it comes to finding a deeper meaning in life, though we throw around buzzwords like mindfulness and chakras etc. But there are those who are more clear and driven than others in this pursuit of…

#MeToo

Photo Credit: Vinita Agrawal   The recent #MeToo campaign has been unprecedented in the history of feminism. It garnered the participation of women across age groups, across nationalities, race and economic status. Its impact on the social media was unprecedented. The campaign serves as the beacon light for gender exploitation to move from from the…

Woman of Substance – Shanam Kapoor

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than by doing what you love, and living for what you believe in? And to take it a step further, sharing your love for creating and connecting with others? Our next guest in the Woman of Substance series has it all – kindness, passion, ambition, creativity, and the…

The News Circle – 2/6/18

As the women’s suffragette movement completes its centenary today in the United Kingdom, posters are unveiled showcasing women’s struggles while they fought for the most significant and necessary right – the right to vote. (News Credit : The New York Times) LONDON — They were wrapped in plain brown paper and addressed to “the librarian”…

That funny thing called ‘marriage’

The timing could not have been perfect. Sometimes I wonder if God has these little people working for him who only work on the algorithm of timing and how certain news should be broken in one’s life- good, bad or ugly. I have few people who I like because of the manner in which they…

The News Circle – 2/2/18

Two sides of the same coin : A wish, a dream, a hope – paired with research, treatment and funding. Here’s unveiling the new emblem of Breast Cancer Awareness. On Friday, January, 12th, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) joined Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) President Myra Biblowit, BCRF Scientific Director Dr. Larry Norton, and others…