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An Iranian-born mathematician has become the first woman to win a prestigious global prize known as the Field Medal, the International Congress of Mathematicians has announced.
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Neerja Mathur is likely to be appointed as the first woman Chairperson of Central Electricity Authority.
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Lieutenant Ganeve Lalji--a young intelligence officer--is set to create history by becoming the first woman to be appointed as a key aide to an Army Commander.
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Senior IPS officer Aruna Bahuguna will be the new Special Director General of the country`s largest paramilitary force CRPF.
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The 54-year-old chief justice denied all the charges against her.
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The first woman minister in Iran since the Islamic republic was founded in 1979, Vahid-Dastjerdi was appointed in September 2009.
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Sri Lanka`s first woman chief justice Shirani Bandaranayake, currently under fire and facing removal from office, demanded a fair play and justice.
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The incoming president Park Geun-Hye, elected as South Korea`s first female leader, promised to stand tough on national security despite seeking engagement with North Korea.
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Sri Lanka`s first woman Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake today stormed out of the impeachment hearing against her in parliament, saying she will not be given a fair trial.
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Reverend Maduluwawe Sobhitha said the whole process of impeachment against the 54-year old Bandaranayake was unfair.
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The Sri Lankan Supreme Court asked a parliamentary committee to postpone the impeachment process against Shirani Bandaranayake, the country`s first woman chief justice.
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US asked Sri Lanka to avoid any action that would impede the efficacy and independence of the judiciary.
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