Women in India

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    Video caption: The story of India's pioneering labour rights activist

    Anasuya Sarabhai is an important figure in starting India's labour movement for women.

  2. How can India be made safer for women?

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    Video caption: How can India be made safer for women?
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    Video caption: Anna Chandy: The story of India's first woman high court judge

    Anna Chandy made history in the late 1950s, when she was appointed to the Kerala High Court.

  4. How can India be made safer for women?

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    Video caption: What can be done to check sexual violence against women in India?
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    Video caption: Balrampur: Rahul Gandhi falls in scuffle with police

    Rahul Gandhi was detained while trying to meet the family of a gang rape victim.

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    Video caption: Rakhmabai Raut: The child bride whose divorce Queen Victoria approved

    Rakhmabai Raut is best-known for her historic battle to get a divorce. But she was a pioneer in more ways than one.

  7. Is Covid forcing women out of jobs in India?

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    Video caption: What changes can be made to increase female participation in the workforce?
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    Video caption: The trailblazing first woman MP of India

    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

  9. Is Covid forcing women out of jobs in India?

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    Video caption: What changes can be made to increase female participation in the workforce?
  10. The extraordinary life of the 'human computer'

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    Video caption: Shakuntala Devi didn't go to school but her maths skills were record breaking

    Shakuntala Devi didn't go to school but her maths skills were record breaking.

  11. 'Bollywood is a place where meritocracy runs supreme.'

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    Video caption: Bollywood actress Vidya Balan talks about her journey in the Hindi film industry.