An edgy short video released by renowned film school Whistling Woods International has brought to spotlight the ingrained problem of eve teasing in Indian society and the problematic male gaze directed at women.
The Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2012 is the world’s first biennale to be archived and digitized for the Google Art Project by the Google Cultural Institute, a coup for any international art event and a testament to India’s ever-increasing importance on the global art map.
Directing the digital platforms of a company that publishes high-subscription print magazines like Cosmopolitan, Elle, Elle Décor, Esquire and Good Housekeeping, is no easy feat. Troy Young, recently appointed head of digital media for Hearst Corporation, believes that digital media and print media go hand-in-hand and that it is indeed possible to monetize digital platforms for successful print magazines.
Indianroots, an NDTV venture, recently hosted the first-ever virtual wedding show on Google+, bringing together some of the biggest names in the Indian fashion and lifestyle space to guide would-be-brides building their trousseaus.
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Pantene Philippines’ compelling new advertisement deftly spotlights gender biases at work by showcasing how women are criticized for doing the same jobs that men are applauded for. Showing a man being lauded as ‘dedicated’ for working late into the night while the woman is labeled ‘selfish,’ this intelligent advertisement calls upon women to discard the effects of such regressive attitudes and remain strong.
A bright Bombay girl who started working when she was only 16, Raisa Tolia applied to Moxie Media’s Women in Media mentorship campaign with a passion to start a blog that would give a voice to female entrepreneurs and celebrate their successes. Paired with Malini Agarwal, founder and blogger-in-chief of MissMalini.com, the two have embarked upon an exciting and fulfilling mentorship.