Every week MAKERS India rounds up the reflections and deliberations of women online. One of the main news stories that became a talking point in social media last week was the death of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Danish Siddiqui in Kandahar.
Reuters photojournalist Siddiqui was killed on Friday while covering a clash between Afghan security forces and Taliban fighters near a border crossing with Pakistan. Several people including many journalists took to social media to mourn his death.
In another sad news, veteran actor Surekha Sikri- who was popularly known for her performances in Badhaai Ho and Balika Vadhu, passed away.
Actress Dia Mirza commented on the floods in Himachal Pradesh calling for action.
Political activist commented on the incident where photographs of more than 80 Indian Muslim women were put up for sale on an app.
Meanwhile renowned journalist Rana Ayyub launched a new platform which will showcase unbiased and honest news stories.