Divakaruni has shared that the book has already been optioned by Endemol Shine for a movie.
While there are male allies, it is pivotal that women lead the cause of feminism, and these women have shown the way for the rest of us to follow.
Take a look at the solo-woman entrepreneurs who raised the largest amount of funding in the country, thereby breaking stereotypes and inspiring more women to come forward.
The gig economy and high speed internet has changed the way we work, especially for women who get more flexibility in terms of work options.
Licypriya was detained by the Delhi police on Sunday when she was protesting against the increasing pollution crisis outside the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Bound by familial compulsions, many women cannot afford to venture out every day to work. Thankfully, there are many things women can do from their home to earn money on the side.
Statistically speaking, men are at a greater risk as they are twice as likely to die from COVID-19, based on studies. The virus affects women in different ways on the ground.
Aishwarya Sridhar, 23, has become the first Indian to win the ‘Highly Commended’ award at the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020.
Payal Tadvi could have been the first doctor in her village, if she had not been made to believe that her life was not worth living because she came from a tribal community.
The report titled ‘Stacked Odds’ says that these women and girls are exploited by practices of modern slavery including forced labour, debt-bondage, forced marriage, domestic servitude, unlawful recruitment, etc.
According to a recent survey by Linkedin, 39% professionals are experiencing increased stress and anxiety due to COVID-19. More than 80% of them were never offered time off for well-being, by their employers.
Rhea’s bail amount has been set at Rs 1 lakh and it comes with a few caveats. She has to deposit her passport, report every 10 days to the Mumbai police, cannot leave the country or meet up any witnesses.
Arathi is a second-year Msc. Biochemistry student of MES college. She is said to have completed courses offered by the University of Rochester, University of Virginia, State University of New York, John Hawkins University, and more.
If you had followed the Hathras rape case and its reportage, it is impossible to have missed Tanushree’s presence. She has been reporting on this incident since September 29.
With 744 points, 16-year-old Shafali Verma has stormed into the third position in the WT20I batting rankings by ICC, which was released recently. She is joined by 24-year old Smriti Mandhana and 20-year old Jemimah Rodrigues at the seventh and ninth position respectively.
Denting our hopes of a better world for women in our country is the latest report by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) with its annual crime data for 2019.
The survey also provides important information on volunteer work, unpaid domestic work, unpaid care-giving activities, etc. of the household members. It also touches upon the time we spend on learning, socializing, leisure activities, etc.