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    Not For Women Only24, Feb 2020, 3:26 PM IST

    Rukmini Devi Arundale Chose Dance Over Becoming President Of India!

    Honored with the Padma Bhushan in 1956, legendary Bharatanatyam exponent, theosophist and founder of the Kalakshetra, Rukmini Devi Arundale was best known for her visionary work in the field of dance, culture and education. However, very few know that this charismatic lady could have been India’s first female president, had she accepted an offer by the then Prime Minister Morarji Desai. Let’s find out more about this legend in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.

  • Cricket, Sports, Poonam Yadav, Women T20 World Cup

    Cricket21, Feb 2020, 4:41 PM IST

    Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Poonam Yadav spins India to victory against Australia

    In the ICC Women's T20 World Cup opener, India edged hosts Australia in Sydney. Poonam Yadav was the bowling star for India. The leg-spinner took four wickets for 19 runs

  • ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020

    Cricket20, Feb 2020, 3:54 PM IST

    Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: ‘Australia favourites, but India will be no pushover’

    'I do think Australia have the advantage because of their T20 record and have a slightly better chance of winning the first game against India but no matter what, it’s going to be a very exciting way to open the tournament,' says Mithali Raj ahead of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020

  • Cricket, Sports, Women T20 World Cup

    Cricket20, Feb 2020, 1:40 PM IST

    Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Here’s how all 10 teams stack up

    The signs are positive for Harmanpreet Kaur’s youthful Indian side, hoping to win the ICC Women's T20 World Cup for the first time after semi-final showings in 2009, 2010 and 2018

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    Cricket19, Feb 2020, 12:15 PM IST

    Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Indian youngsters ‘very fearless’, says Smriti Mandhana

    With an average age of just under 23 in a squad featuring four teenagers, Harmanpreet Kaur’s Indian side is awash with youthful energy at the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020

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    Village Ki Chhori18, Feb 2020, 6:20 PM IST

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh welcomes Permanent Commission for Women in Army

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has welcomed the Supreme Court’s judgement on Permanent Commission for women in Army.

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    India18, Feb 2020, 1:45 PM IST

    In hurry to defame Modi, Rahul Gandhi only ends up being schooled by BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi

    BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi has hit back at Rahul Gandhi on the issue of women officers becoming eligible for command posting, saying it was Congress which argued against women. 

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    Not For Women Only17, Feb 2020, 3:16 PM IST

    SC Busts Gender Stereotypes, Orders Permanent Commission For Women Army Officers

    The Supreme Court today directed the Centre to grant permanent commission to all women officers in the Army within three months, terming the Centre's argument of physiological limitations and social norms for denying them command posts "disturbing". Let’s find out more about this watershed moment in Indian Army, in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.

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    India13, Feb 2020, 11:19 AM IST

    These Rare Photos Of The Nightingale Of India, Sarojini Naidu, Are A Must See

    India celebrates Sarojini Naidu's birthday as National Women's Day of India every year on February 13. Sarojini Naidu was India's first women governor and also famous as 'Bharat Kokila'.She actively participated in the Indian National Movement for the independence of the country. She was famous for her nickname 'Nightingale of India' because of her poems. Here's are some rare photos of Sarojini Naidu along with a few must-know facts about this great woman.

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    Not For Women Only13, Feb 2020, 10:36 AM IST

    12-year-old Mumbai Girl Becomes Youngest To Scale South America's Highest Peak

    A 12-year old Mumbai student, Kaamya Karthikeyan recently set a record of becoming the youngest in the world to summit Mt. Aconcagua, the highest peak of the Andes Mountains in Argentina, South America. Kaamya, a Class VII student of Navy Children School, achieved the feat atop the 6962 metres tall mountain on February 1 where she unfurled the Indian Tricolour. No stranger to tall mountains, Kaamya had summited Ladakh's 6,260 metres Mt. Mentok Kangri II, under extreme cold weather conditions on August 24, 2019. Let’s find out more about this young mountaineer and her journey in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.

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    Cricket12, Feb 2020, 5:03 PM IST

    ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: India’s GS Lakshmi set to create history

    India's GS Lakshmi has been named in the list of match referees for the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020

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    Not For Women Only10, Feb 2020, 7:08 PM IST

    9-Year-Old Girl From Meghalaya Develops Anti-Bullying App

     

    Bullying is a problem which begins at childhood and goes on until adulthood. According to a survey conducted by Microsoft surprisingly 53% of children have been bullied in India in different ways. In an attempt to tackle this issue and distraught over repeated bullying at school, a nine-year-old girl in Shillong, Meghalaya, has developed a mobile application which would enable a person to anonymously report such incidents to the authorities. Let’s find out more about Meaidaibahun Majaw’s journey in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.

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    Cricket9, Feb 2020, 12:32 PM IST

    Goosebumps! Must See Pictures From Sachin Tendulkar's Bushfire Bash Over

    Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday came out of retirement for one over to face Australia's Ellyse Perry during the innings break of the Bushfire relief fundraiser match between Ponting XI and Gilchrist XI. Ellyse Perry bowled four balls to Tendulkar, and the Master Blaster managed to score a boundary on the first ball of the over. The rest of the two balls were bowled by Sutherland. When Tendulkar was batting, Australia's women's team did the fielding duties.

    Here's how the over panned out:

    Sachin Tendulkar Vs Ellyse Perry: Ball 1: Leg glance for FOUR. Ball 2: Square of the wicket for TWO. Ball 3: Down the leg side for ZERO. Ball 4: Square Cut for ZERO.

    Sachin Tendulkar Vs Sutherland: Ball 5: Cover drive in 30-Yard Circle. Ball 6: Straight drive.

  • 10 Muslim actors who married Hindu girls

    Bollywood9, Feb 2020, 12:22 PM IST

    From Shah Rukh Khan to Aamir Khan: 10 Muslim actors who married Hindu girls

    Here are 10 Bollywood Khans who got married outside their religion for love, and are proud husbands of Hindu women