Women in India
Anasuya Sarabhai is an important figure in starting India's labour movement for women.
Anna Chandy made history in the late 1950s, when she was appointed to the Kerala High Court.
Rahul Gandhi was detained while trying to meet the family of a gang rape victim.
Rakhmabai Raut is best-known for her historic battle to get a divorce. But she was a pioneer in more ways than one.
Muthulakshmi Reddy fought patriarchy to become India's first woman lawmaker. She also became the first woman to study medicine in an all-male college. She set up many charitable i
Shakuntala Devi didn't go to school but her maths skills were record breaking.