A single mother of eight children, Kuldip was offered the role after her husband, Avtar Singh, who was also a village night guard, suffered a cardiac arrest and died in 2008.
For years, comedy has been a male-dominated field, but there have been visible changes in India’s standup-comedy scene
Currently, Shivangi Singh is undergoing her conversion training. It is a mandatory course that a pilot has to take if they are switching from one aircraft to another.
Women with high levels of financial literacy will be able to grow their family’s finances and assist in long-term decision making.
What makes Iceland the best in the world when it comes to gender equality? The answer lies in its laws and we take a look at some of them.
Entrepreneurship among women is important because it not only helps with creation of jobs, but also transforms the lives of children and the entire family.
Financial independence gives you the power to choose a life that you want. Here are some money management tips that every woman must know.
Dr Vijayalakshmi Ramanan was seconded to the Indian Air Force (IAF) and became its first woman officer in 1971.
Women don’t have to be around their kids all the time to teach them life lessons. A working mom acts as a role model for the child who is growing up.
Despite the pandemic still wreaking havoc in our lives, this is a great time for women to become entrepreneurs. Here are small business ideas that women can start.
Called as the ‘Kingdom of Women’ by the Chinese, the Mosuo is a small ethnic group of Tibetan Buddhists who number around 50,000. The Mosuos are a matrilineal society where men and women are allowed to have multiple partners, and a woman has the full agency in choosing who to mate with.
Celebrated archer Deepika Kumari’s life is an example of how someone from a less-than-privileged origin can turn things around with hard work, unwavering confidence, and self-belief.
By making significant changes, companies can create an empathetic and female-friendly workspace that can reduce the attrition rate. With the right will and resources, companies can create a culture in which women will get the opportunity to achieve their goals for the long-term.
No matter how accomplished or respected they are in their field of work, people who suffer from imposter syndrome will feel inadequate about their abilities and achievements. It is more pronounced in women because of a variety of factors like personal and familial experiences.
The barriers for women to enter leadership positions are high because of lifestyle choices, mindsets, and rigid structures. Gender bias and stereotypes mean that there are certain roles which are considered a man’s bastion, which reduces the chances of women getting the job.
The society should be ready to accept more entrepreneurs because of the direct and indirect benefits that the addition of women entrepreneurs to the ecosystem creates. When the government creates schemes for them, women are encouraged to grab the opportunity because there is a cushion of safety for them in the form of a loan or mentorship.
The world of technology is male-dominated and women have not been given their dues for their contributions. Here are some everyday applications that were developed by women.
Technology has come as a boon as it has made women feel less vulnerable; the power of social connection it affords instils a sense of safety while travelling alone to unfamiliar places.
Following in the footsteps of these giants, the new-age female poets have been unapologetically expressing their personal views on matters such as patriarchy, sexism, and mental health, to an even bigger audience thanks to the internet.
Most mortals like us were glued to our Instagram handles and were watching the latest flicks on Netflix. But some women became popular by making an immense contribution to their fields, becoming household names. Let us look at some of them:
Bengaluru's open mindedness and vibrant culture has provided a conducive environment for ambitious and creative women, many of whom have built a legacy for themselves. Presented here are some of the city’s most inspiring women.