Women who did it first
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Women who did it first

This album is dedicated to the women who managed to set records in their respective fields. Enjoy!!

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Aakriti Rana5th Nov, 2014
Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Kalpana Chawla was the first Indian American astronaut and she was also the first Indian woman in space. On November 19, 1997 she was a a part of the six-astronaut crew that flew the Space Shuttle Columbia flight STS-87.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

In 1966, Reita Faria went on to become the first Indian and Asian to win the Miss World title. Not only this she is also the only beauty queen till date who qualified as a doctor during her reign!!

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Devika Rani is was the first Indian actress to have acted in the longest kissing scene in the movie world with her husband Himanshu Rai in the movie Karma.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Arundhati Roy became to be known as the author of the celebrated novel 'The God of Small Things' which went on to make her become the first Indian citizen to win the Man Booker Prize, 1997.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

PT Usha nicknamed the Payyoli Express, became the first Indian woman to reach the final of an Olympic event.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Saina Nehwal became the first Indian woman to win a Super Series title, the highest category in badm

Women who did it first

Women who did it first

'Crane Bedi' or Kiran Bedi was the first woman to join the elite Indian Police Service (IPS) in 1972. Ahead of her times she now an activist and an icon for many.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

In 2000, Jhumpa Lahiri became the first Indian woman to receive a Pulitzer Prize,in Fiction for her collection of short stories, 'Interpreter of Maladies'.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Indira Gandhi was the first woman of India who received the Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian award of the Republic of India, in 1971. Not only this she was also the first women Prime Minister of India.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Pratibha Devisingh Patil is an Indian first woman to hold the office and serve as the 12th President of India from 2007 to 2012.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Naina Lal Kidwai was the first Indian woman to graduate from the Harvard Business School.

Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Mitali Raj became the first Indian woman cricketer to score a double century in Tests.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Premlata Aggarwal is the first Indian woman to conquer the top peaks of the seven continents which are also popularly called the 'Seven Summits'.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

India's first women in air and India's first lady pilot was the dashing and courageous, Sarla Thakral. She was only 21 year old when she achieved that sky.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Nirupama Vaidyanathan, the first Indian woman tennis player to win a singles match in a Grand Slam.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Karnam Malleswari became India's first woman to win an Olympic medal in women's 69kg weightlifting.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Punita Arora became the first woman to have earned the Lieutenant General's rank in the world's third largest army.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit was the first Indian woman to hold a cabinet post.

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Women who did it first

Women who did it first

Sania Mirza is the first and only Indian woman to win a WTA singles title. The first Indian to win a WTA Tour title of any kind; and, by winning the 2009 Australian Open - Mixed Doubles Event, she became the first Indian woman to win a Grand Slam title (the first two being Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes).

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Kalpana Chawla: The life of India's first female astronaut
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Kalpana Chawla: The life of India's first female astronaut

Kalpana Chawla was the first woman of Indian origin to venture into space. She has ever since been regarded as one of the most inspirational women the world has ever seen and has looked up to. From a girl in asmall town in India to a NASA astronaut, and then to a tragic end, here's a look at the life of India's braveheart, Kalpana Chawla.

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Shreya Khanna16th Mar, 2016
30 most badass women from history!
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30 most badass women from history!

These influential women broke barriers and traditions to make a name for themselves. From those who excelled in their fields, to activists, icons and just those who shone through with their bravery, these women have made us believe that anything is possible. These women of power have wowed us and it's time to relive their stories and to be inspired. Take a look at their stories.

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Shreya Khanna7th Mar, 2016
Unknown facts about Irom Sharmila Chanu
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Unknown facts about Irom Sharmila Chanu

If you know of 'Malom Massacre' that happened in November 2000, there is no way you would not have heard of Irom Sharmila Tagore. The philosophical, thoughtful and determined crusader is on a fast unto death for the past 13 years demanding revoke of the AFSPA (Armed Forces Special Powers Act) 1958. Yet, it is quite unfortunate that still millions of people don't know about her fight. Flip through this album narrating parts of lesser known life.
Minakshi Negi10th Aug, 2016
Kinky gadgets and sex toys
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Kinky gadgets and sex toys

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Sagar Potnis4th Mar, 2016
Women Empowerment quotes
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Women Empowerment quotes

A mater of global concern, Women Empowerment has become the need of the hour. More jobs, safety, gender equality etc, today's women need to be empowered in every possible way. Here is a collection of some of the best quotes to enlighten you on Women Empowerment.

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Poornima Grover26th Sep, 2014
Saina Nehwal
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Saina Nehwal

India's ace shuttler and an Olympic bronze-medallist Saina Nehwal has given a lot of reasons to us to rejoice. Take a look at some of her best shots and rare photos in his album.

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Shilpa Saklani13th Jun, 2016
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