Of Women, By Women
They might be driven by the need
to excel, carve out a niche for themselves or spurred on by the need to
survive in a harsh world but each of these all-women enterprises is a
story of remarkable will, writes Naveen
are no Amazonian women, nor do they draw their inspiration from Xena ó
the warrior princess. They are ordinary women, who have decided to make
their own place in what was essentially a male preserve. What is
fascinating is that many of these women can easily be mistaken for the
homemaker next doors.
The all-women petrol pump in Sector 4, Chandigarh.
ó Photos by Pradeep Tiwari
Androids are likely to finally make it
into homes this year. Jimmy Lee Shreeve reports on
the gadgets set to conquer the world
you donít want to vacuum your house or serve drinks at a party, let your
robots do it. If you want to listen to a jukebox full of music or browse the
web on the move, the new generation of mobile phones will oblige.
light on Beatles
500 previously unseen photographs of the legendary British rock band The
Beatles, taken on the set of their 1965 movie Help!, have
been discovered after 35 years in storage at the University of Dundee,