Women's Day 2012
Reaching out to rural folk
Florence Jeba Mary does not stop with merely helping disadvantaged women stand on their own two feet, she is also a revolutionary in that she encourages and helps widow remarriage... more
2 women made the difference
K S Lakshmi and Padma Venkatraman were awarded for their contribution in the fields of education and social work by Sarojini Varadappan of Women’s Voluntary Service... more
Stitching together a success story
When Usha Sugumar started Chennai Tailoring School she had one student – but now she can proudly say that 40,000 students have passed out so far from the institution... more
Women come together to celebrate
‘Shakthi Sangamam’ – a programme organised by FM Radio City and hosted by its RJ Shakthi, on Women’s Day - drew women from diverse backgrounds to showcase their talent... more
She can teach you more than Yoga
Yoga teacher and physically-challenged girl R Rajalakshmi won the Kalpana Chawla Award in 2009, instituted by the TN government, and is now a lesson on courage in students textbook... more
Indhu – Winner all the way
A physically challenged teenager, Indhu has been gobbling up medals after medals in physically challenging sports and her aim is to enter the Olympics where she wants to win gold... more
இதுவன்றோ பெண்கள் நிலை
பெண்கள் நிலை உயராமல் வருடா வருடம் மகளிர் தினம் கொண்டாடுவதில் என்ன பயன், என்பது எழுத்தாளர் ரேவதியின் வினா... more
A mother of 110 kids
For Hemalatha, life was one big hurdle and she fought her way up inch by inch – now her flag is flying high and apart from her two daughters, she manages a playschool... more
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