Mahima Sharma

Mahima Sharma

Independent Journalist & Winner of 2 Trophies at the Orange Flower Summit & Awards, 2017 (Ex-News Editor CNN-News18 & ANI- a collaboration with Reuters)

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Geet India's first wheelchair bound actor
Dream Big, Work Hard, Never Give Up: Geet, India’s 1st Wheelchair-Bound Actor

A chance accident paralysed her waist down, but she grew up to be strong woman who has never let go of her dreams. Meet Geet, India's first wheelchair-bound actor.

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Vaishali Sood
Big Exclusive: Meet Vaishali Sood, Director Of National Award Winner Documentary On Child Abuse Survivors

Rahi Foundation's The Little Girls We Were... And The Women We Are directed by Vaishali Sood is a poignant blend of real-life shattering memories and soul-piercing testimony.

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Lost Your Mum? How To Sail Through Mother’s Day…Via Catharsis

Mother’s Day is a special time of the year...and it arrives soon! If you have lost your mother, here's help on coping with the pain.

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Nimrat Kaur Playing A Combat Soldier Inspires Young Women: Meghna Ghai Puri

Nimrat Kaur's career with her unconventional choices is one that inspires other women to take bold decisions. Her recent performance in The Test Case is an example.

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Revathi Roy
How Revathi Roy, A Serial Entrepreneur Is ‘Driving’ Women Towards Self-Reliance #IWD2018

Meet Revathi Roy, the woman who pioneered Asia’s first all-women taxi service and India’s first all-women two-wheeler parcel delivery service too.

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Pad-Woman Maya: Many Rural Women In India Still Use Husk, Sand To Absorb Menstrual Blood #IWD2018

Maya Vishwakarma is also called Pad-Jiji by the tribal and village girls and women she educates on the nuances of taking care during menstruation.

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Geeta Tandon
I Chose Death-Defying Stunts Over Death Due To Marital Rape: Geeta Tandon, Bollywood Stuntwoman

Geeta Tandon fled at 18 from an abusive marriage, and made a life of dignity for herself and her kids, as the top Bollywood stuntwoman today.

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Mothering A Muslim
“Mothering A Muslim” Is The Voice Of Mothers Across India Embattling Fear: Nazia Erum, Author

Mothering A Muslim by Nazia Erum is a call for self-censorship to give our children a humane life in an increasingly divided India.

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New Year, Old Resolution: Woman Be Yourself, Stay Unique

Mahima motivates other women as to why they must stop copying other women at higher positions and learn to stay UNIQUE.

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Sonia Jolly
Meet Sonia Jolly, The Doting Mother Of Two Boys And 45 ADOPTED Daughters!

Sonia Jolly is an extraordinary woman who has gone beyond the ordinary activism for the girl child and has adopted 45 adopted girls, setting up an NGO Upkaar, to look after them.

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travel writer
Solo Travel Changed My Life From The Mundane To Being An Award Winning Travel Writer

A few years ago, I became a solo traveller. This year I chucked up my routine media job to become a freelance columnist and a travel writer with my own book coming into print soon.

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Mom…I Don’t Want A Pollution Vacation, Please!

Pollution Vacation? What's that? Exactly what we are gifting our children. Hear it from the mouths of babes!

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Indira
A No Holds Barred, Closeup Look At All Things Indira That Is A Must Read [#BookReview]

Sagarika Ghose's book Indira - India's Most Powerful Prime Minister is a no holds barred look at the good, bad, and the ugly of her life.

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How Meera Shenoy Helped 11500 People With Disability Find Jobs…In Just 5 Years

In India, people with disability are usually pitied, or made fun of. Meera Shenoy however, sees that ability exists in every single person.

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What I Learnt From Gauri Lankesh: “Pen Must Never Stop If You Pen The Truth”

My tribute to the Fighter, Gauri 'Chitti', as I knew her. Gauri Lankesh may have been murdered but she continues to inspire younger journalists.

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don't let yourself be pushed
O Woman! Don’t Let People Push You To Be What You Don’t Want To Be!

Society will always try to make women fit its idea of the ideal woman. Should you let yourself be pushed to be what you don't want to be? NO!

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Rana Safvi
Rana Safvi – Historian, Author, Shaiyara, Speaks Of Her Many Passions, Including Shashi Kapoor!

Rana Safvi says to the women of today: “Just be yourself. Follow your dreams and don’t let yourself be labeled. Enjoy what you are doing."

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An Open Letter to Toshi & His Sister: Child Abuse Is NOT Discipline Or Ma Ki Mamta

Just last week a heart-wrenching video of a toddler girl being hit to make her learn her numbers right, went viral. This is child abuse, NOT discipline.

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seeds of gender equality
6 Ways The Seeds Of Gender Equality Can Be Sown At Home In Tender Minds, And Nurtured

It is a simple thing to sow the seeds of gender equality in a child's mind and nurture it into a thriving tree. Just imagine, if all parents pledged to do this!

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3 Reasons Women Need To Boycott Jab Harry Met Sejal

Hey Imtiaz Ali, don't feel hurt because this one's a mirror for you. You have really left the woman in me too upset with Jab Harry Met Sejal.

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Why Your Son And Daughter Must Watch Lipstick Under My Burkha

While Lipstick Under My Burkha has been given an A certificate, it is actually an important watch for children over 13, feels this author.

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