Be the woman of your choice

The piece below had the following comment from a reader. More than KV Kamath, the credit in ICICI should go to N Vaghul. The environment was conducive for the growth of women managers and the necessary flexibility was extended to women. They were given leadership roles during his tenure and by the time KVK came…

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Women and careers

Like any writer, I enjoy comments about my pieces even if it takes me a while to get to them. ¬†Criticism is healthy and occasionally hurts, but hey, if you cannot stand the heat, get out of the kitchen. ¬†Or in my case, out of the writing game. What irritates me about the comments below…

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Why we hate our girls for Mint Lounge

This was a tough piece to write because you had to get the tone right. Many rewrites; many inputs from editors. Here it is at Mint’s site and pasted below Culture Why we hate our girls The 2011 census reveals our abysmal child sex ratio. Is it poverty, deep-rooted cultural conditioning or our ignorance about…

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