Women S Empowerment
News  /  Published 30.12.22

Dual message in New Town paper bag lessons

The women are collectively making more than 100 thongas a day but the rejection rate is high and about 50 to 60 of them are passing quality checks ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 20.12.22

Facebook group opens avenues for women entrepreneurs

For a girl married after Class X, who spent most of her life being a homemaker, clinching deals that sometimes run into “crores” of rupees...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 10.11.22

Women’s tailoring project takes off in Sunderbans

The group of 17 started by learning or brushing up tailoring skills in December 2020...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 31.10.22

Marginalised women from in and around Kolkata tell their tales of struggle

Actress uploads videos narrating stories of survival against odds...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar

News  /  Published 10.06.22

NGO to felicitate three Muslim women who defied society’s frown

Modelling professional, rugby player and dermatologist among role models ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


News  /  Published 31.03.22

Sisterhood celebrates status single on Kolkata stage

Women who are single shared their experiences of a world that discriminates against them, labels them and frowns upon them for their status at an event...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar

Places  /  Published 18.09.21

Sunderbans: women tourist guides debut

Four women, residents of different villages in Gosaba, were inducted as guides by the forest department...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 18.04.21

Body of crime

A UN survey shows that in developing countries women have no power to decide on sex with their partners, contraception and health...
By The Editorial Board

Calcutta  /  Published 18.03.21

IIHM presents The Telegraph She Awards

Sheroes were feted for their contribution in their respective fields...
By The Telegraph


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