Panel: #WomenSpeakUp

Bangalore: I was invited to speak on the panel, ‘#WomenSpeakUp’ at the Orange Flower Awards in Bangalore.

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If We Can Build Mangalyaan, Why Can’t We Do More in Health Sciences: New WHO Deputy Director General

New Delhi: Taking charge as WHO’s deputy director general in December, India’s Dr Soumya Swaminathan speaks to The Wire in a sixty minute interview, about global health, where India stands on medical research and how women can get ahead in the workplace.

Soumya Swaminathan: “My personal opinion is there is no scientific basis for homeopathy. And therefore, there may be people who believe the opposite but I would need to be convinced:

Transcript: https://thewire.in/200847/soumya-swaminathan-who-health-medical-research/

Video: https://t.co/d0lghCM8sO

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The Cruel Business Of Brothels

New Delhi: Authorities collude to run flesh trade and sex slavery in the red-light areas of Delhi, Mumbai and Calcutta.
http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/the-cruel-business-of-brothels/298392

‘We Know GB Road Brothels Are Run By Two Senior Delhi Politicians’: DCW Chairperson Swati Maliwal talks about her dream to make Delhi a place where no brothel should have minors and no woman must be trafficked.
http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/we-know-gb-road-brothels-are-run-by-two-senior-delhi-politicians/298393

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0rz1kgdykGY

 

 

The Sins Of Our Fathers

Outlook’s Minu Ittyipe’s cover story on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/the-sins-of-our-fathers/298386%E2%80%8B

My interview with Most Rev. Theodore Mascarenhas, Secretary General of Catholic Bishop’s Conference of India. “If we have failed in any way, we would apologise to the people we have hurt. That is the official position. This is why we are working on our own sexual harassment policy at work.” he says. http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/we-are-trying-to-fix-our-policy-on-sexual-harassment/298389

My story on when India will have its ‘Spotlight moment.’ http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/light-from-a-lens/298390