Sujata Madhok

  • 20 Jul 2016

    By Sujata Madhok Comments

    India’s Minister for Women and Child Development, the sassy Maneka Gandhi, recently sparked debate by asking trolled women to send complaints to her Ministry. She said the Ministry would interface with the Police and the Cyber Crimes Cell to help t...

  • 07 Oct 2015

    By Sujata Madhok Comments

    The women journalists who run a multi-edition rural weekly in north India are used to making the news – not figuring in it. Recently however the women of ‘Khabar Lahariya’ were in the news, although for all the wrong reasons. For months these w...

  • 30 Jun 2015

    By Sujata Madhok Comments

    The woman editor of an English language daily was dismissive as she told a researcher, “The gender issue has now been transcended.” Her generation of Indian women journalists had broken the glass ceiling, she believes. When she hires staff she lo...