In association with the Symbiosis International University, PIC organised the launch of the book Making News, Breaking News, Her Own Way edited by Latika Padgaonkar and Shubha Singh on the lives and work of some exceptional women journalists of our time, who have redefined and given a whole new meaning to what constitutes news, in terms of values and themes. The groundbreaking work done by these journalists won them the prestigious Chameli Devi Jain Award for Outstanding Women Media Persons. The book was released by eminent journalist Mr. Kumar Ketkar, Founding Member of PIC and Chief Editor of the Marathi Daily, Dainik Divya.
The book release was followed by a panel discussion among three awardees: The panelists were Ms. Latika Padgaonkar, co- author of the book and Founding Member of PIC, journalist, educationist and activist, Ms. Teesta Setelvad, media researcher and author Ms. Sevanti Ninan, and activist, author and columnist Ms. Vinita Deshmukh. The discussion was moderated by Mr. Kumar Ketkar.