How India’s first women-only newsroom is fueling a media revolution

Khabar Lahariya of Waves of News is an all-female editorial team based in northern India.

Her co-founder, Kavita Bundelkhandi, learned to write when she was 12. Many of its employees come from marginalized backgrounds and include survivors of domestic violence and domestic violence.

Her team has faced discrimination and death threats, but has continued to produce award-winning stories about illegal mining, jungle bandits and the everyday life of rural communities.

Video produced by Suniti Singh

Hear how Kavita Bundelkhandi and her childhood friend Meera Devi founded a groundbreaking news organization on Outlook

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