Female Driver

  • Hisham Fageeh's 'No Woman, No Drive' goes viral, earns appreciation on Twitter October 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Artist and social activist Hisham Fageeh spoofing ban on female drivers in Saudi Arabia in his new video has got over 5 million hits in less than three days of being uploaded on YouTube. While introducing himself to fans in the video, Hisham admits to not being a...
  • Saudi women break driving ban, defying warnings - campaigners October 27, 2013

    A few women filmed themselves driving in Saudi cities on Saturday, defying government warnings of arrest and prosecution to take part in a campaign against men-only road rules, activists said. But some others stayed at home, put off by phone calls from men who said they were from the Interior Ministry,...
  • Priya Sachan: the first woman train operator for Rapid Metro January 24, 2013

    New Delhi: At a time when women's safety across the country has become a cause for concern, Priya Sachan is leading by example. The 21-year-old is the first and only woman among 50 train operators and station managers for Gurgaon's Rapid Metro project. For Priya, this is a dream come...