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18-Year-Old Pop Singer Ginni Mahi Wows International Audience at the Global Media Forum in Bonn

Ginni Mahi, an 18-year-old pop singer from India’s northern state of Punjab, inspires change by campaigning for the rights of “lower” castes through music.

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12.06.2018 | 10:48

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2017 – A bold year for women in India

Taboo topics were thrown into living rooms by bold women who made the country confront some uncomfortable truths. Here is a roundup of some prominent incidents and news items that made the headlines. Compiled by Roma Rajpal Weiss.

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27.12.2017 | 14:34

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‘Life is not beautiful, life is not miserable. Life is funny at large.’

Anshita Koul said that. She is also known as ‘Anshita Crazy Koul’, a rising YouTube star who divides her time between India and Germany is breaking stereotypes and fighting patriarchy by making people laugh. She is tickling India’s funny bone and putting the State of Jammu and Kashmir, a place always associated with conflict, on the world map in a new light. She recently starred in the first ever comedy show exclusively for women in India – The Queens Of Comedy and recently organized Jammu’s first open mic. Koul spoke to WTO Reporter Roma Rajpal Weiß on the comedy scene in India.

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12.10.2017 | 14:43

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