Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Ruth Bader Ginsburg


"My daughter Jane noticed a tremendous difference between Mommy's cooking and Daddy's cooking and decided Mommy should be phased out."


an advocate for advancement of women's rights as a constitutional principle
prior to becoming the second female Supreme Court Justice of the US

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

"I believe knowledge doesn’t have a gender divide. Women can use their instincts, intellects, thoughts and ideas to their advantage. Women are good team players and female bosses often make very democratic leaders. I am proud to be a woman and strongly believe that the world belongs to those who want to make a difference."

Chairman and MD, Biocon


Red Rickshaw Revolution a three-wheeled auto-rickshaw,

 painted red to represent strength and female solidarity, ended 10-day,
1,800-kilometer (1,100-mile) journey in Mumbai from its start in Delhi;
 intended to “raise awareness about the inspirational women
 across India and share their achievements.  Additional Article