Perhaps we can say that they are two sides of a coin like it is said men are from Mars and women are from Venus. Most of the cultures claim that women are born to just take care of the domestic tasks emphasizing and confined to child care. According to one of the labour market employment survey the women’s participation saw a remarkable change from 6% in 1990 to 23% in 1923. This shift resulted in the revolution of women becoming many academicians, scientist and scholars. A recent study proclaimed on the issues related to well being, integrity and charitableness which attracted women. The status of women has also changed in India and there has been an active participation in the fields like education, sports, politics, media, art and culture, service sectors, science and technology etc. Not only this, they made extraordinary positions in their respective fields. With this we comprise the top 6 Indian ladies who created stir on social media in 2013.
6. Nupur Talwar
The murder mystery lasted for 5 long years and finally the Aarushi murder case found the justice. We must thank our judicial system that they didn’t give up and kept working and she was found guilty of murdering their daughter and domestic help Hemraj. And on 26th November 2013 the couple was sentenced to life imprisonment.
5. Nina Davuluri
Nina is the first Indian American to be chosen as Miss America 2014. She has many more credentials apart from the crown she has received as a tennis player, a ballet, tap dancer and many more. Apart from the racism and comments she received still she managed to gain that position and performed a Bollywood dance on the American stage.
4. Devyani Khobragade
Well we all are aware of the incident of Devyani Khobragade, the Deputy Consul General of the Consulate General of India in New York City who was arrested in New York on 12th December with visa deceit and erroneous statements in order to have a smooth entry to the United States for her maid Sangeeta Richmond who is an Indian. Her arrest has acquired attention in India leading to a major rift between India and the United States.
3. Deepika Padukone
Our film industry is full of sizzling and charming beauties and they reach to such level with their talent, potential and hard work. One of the actresses that Bollywood has produced is Deepika with enthralling personality and charismatic looks. She managed to secure her position on the list in 2013 with Race 2, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express and Ram Leela in which she mesmerized the audience with her dancing skills and her effortful work. And to top it all they all are the highest grossing films of 2013.
2. Sheila Dixit
Sheila Dixit is an Indian politician and a record holder of three consecutive electoral dominions from 1998 to 2013. She has been projected as one of the powerful politician in the country. Congress faced a tough competition with BJP ( Bhartiya Janta Party) and AAP( Aam Admi Party) resulting in the huge defeat of Sheila Dixit who served as the Chief Minister of Delhi for 15 long years.
1. Chanda Kochhar
This dynamic personality is the managing director and chief executive officer of ICICI Bank. ICICI bank is the second largest bank in the country and she built her position from trainee to the managing director. In 2010 she was honoured with Padma Bhushan, the highest civilian honour by the Government of India. The list doesn’t stop here; she is ranked as the most powerful business woman in India in Forbes’ List of “The World’s 100 most Powerful Women 2013”.