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Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi – Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi was an Indian Politician, the only child of Jawaharlal Nehru and the third prime minister of independent India. She was and is the only woman prime minister of India till date. Source: Publish Your Article

71 facts from India's glorious past that you might not know

India has a glorious past. But the countless attacks by Persians, Mughals, Portuguese, Dutch and then the British sent us back by a century in terms of development.

Our countrymen laid down their lives to secure the freedom and independence we enjoy today.

Here’s a visual trip down memory lane:

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