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Category Archive: Editorial, STREE, Women

A peek into the exotic culture of Kotra

By: Dr. Dnyaneshee Dudhal “I got married 6 months’ back.” (blushes), she narrated; I was flabbergasted. I met her in Balicharni – a tribal village down southwest from Udaipur in Kotra. Amidst...

Women leadership in Healthcare- The need of the hour

The picture is used for representational purpose only By: Dr. Pooja Bhagwan Sawale Healthcare is a sector which is dominated by women workforce worldwide. Majority of the service jobs in healthcare...

Indian women in Defense: Breaking the glass ceiling

By: Dr. Pooja Bhagwan Sawale Dr. Seema Rao (Photo Source) The world has always talked about “Heroes of wars” but there are very few instances where valour of the women on battlefield is talked...

Understanding Social Media and using it to create brands

Today, over 500 million Indians have access to internet and the number is growing rapidly. The consumption of news and information is increasingly moving from traditional media platforms like print...

Visually impaired women as Medical Tactile Examiners help in early detection of Cancer lumps

Breast Cancer is rising rapidly in our country. In a city like Delhi 1 in 22 women is expected to develop Breast cancer in their lifetime and out of every two who suffer, one dies due to it. The best...

For the women by the women

StreeNews is an online publication that highlights women led initiatives from across the globe. Whether it is women led NGOs; startups/businesses, news etc. our aim is to highlight the wonderful work...

Samaritans Mumbai: Helping distressed individuals cope up with challenges

By: Mrunalini Oka According to World Health Organisation (WHO), approximately 800,000 people die of suicide every year (WHO suicide data). This amounts to a suicide every 40 seconds, worldwide....

Teachers: The Architects of our society

By: Madam Grace Pinto On September 5, we celebrate the birth anniversary of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the Second President of India, who was a profound philosopher, a reminiscent teacher and a...

Streenews gets a makeover

It is a pleasure to inform that Streenews, hitherto a social initiative of HEART Foundation, NGO based in Navi Mumbai, has got a makeover and is now a private entity. Although in a new Avataar, the...

Who is a Stree?

By: Sayan Biswas Stree comes from a Sanskrit word,which means to expand one’s self. A woman is called stree because she helps in expanding the other person in every form.When she’s a part of...