Top 3 Indian Women Who Won International Beauty Pageants

Top 3 Indian Women Who Won International Beauty Pageants

Indian women are beautiful. But they grabbed the attention of international audiences once they started winning international beauty pageants. Here are top three Indian women who won international beauty pageants.

Sushmita Sen

She is an inspiration to the modern women. She was the first Indian woman to win ‘Miss Universe’ title in 1994. She is known as a person who lives life on her terms. She is a single mother and a promising Bollywood actress. This year she has been one of the judges at the Miss Universe pageant held in Manila, Philipines. Coincidentally, this was the place where whe won her crown 23 years back.

Aishwarya Rai

She is known as the Queen of Bollywood. In 1994, she became the first runner-up in Miss India pageant. Then she won the ‘Miss World’ title the same year. She was a student of architecture when she participated in these competitions. She has appeared in a number of Hollywood movies as well.

Priyanka Chopra

She won the Miss World title in 2000. She comes from an army background. Priyanka came to the Indian film industry after winning the title. Now she has entered Hollywood as well. Her TV series ‘Quantico’ is a big hit. Her first Hollywood movie ‘Baywatch’ will be soon released. She has introduced herself as a singer as well.

These ladies have made India proud. They gave India recognition on the world platform. Because of them people now know that Indian women are beautiful.

Top 5 Indian Cricket Players Of All Times

Top 5 Indian Cricket Players Of All Times

India first became a major cricket-playing nation in 1983. There are many Indian players who have even made it to the list of top international cricket players. Even before winning the World Cup in 1983, there were some great cricket players in India that we still remember. Here is the list of top 5 cricket players of all times.

Sachin Tendulkar

He was one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. He got 100 international centuries. He obtained 15,921 runs in 200 Test matches and 18,426 runs in 463 One-Day matches. He is a master in handling pace and spin bowling. He was a bowler’s nightmare!

Rahul Dravid

He has the unique ability to enter the pitch anytime and bat superbly. He scored 13,288 runs in 164 Test matches, and 10,889 runs in 344 ODIs. He is known as one of the greatest batsmen in international cricket.

MS Dhoni

He is an outstanding wicketkeeper and a batsman. He doesn’t jump at the balls; he catches them clearly. He is a great leader too. He can read the game well from behind the stumps. He scored 4,876 runs in 90 Tests, and 9,110 runs in 283 ODIs. He is a World Cup-winning captain of India.

Sunil Gavaskar

He was the first Indian batsman to get 10,000 Test runs. In his debut match against West Indies in 1971, he scored 774 runs. He played the most difficult challenges thrown by the bowler.

Kapil Dev

He was one of the greatest all-rounders in India and internationally. He got 5248 runs in 131 Test matches, and 3783 runs in 225 ODIs. He got 434 Test wickets and 254 ODI wickets in his international career. He is the first World Cup-winning captain of India. Under his leadership, India has won many international matches.

These legendary cricket players will always be remembered for their great playing skills and mastery in the game of cricket. They will always be a good reference to look upon for the young cricket players today.

 

5 Interesting Facts About The NITI Aayog’s Dual Incentive Schemes

5 Interesting Facts About The NITI Aayog’s Dual Incentive Schemes

The NITI Aayog’s dual incentive scheme was just launched a month and a half ago. Now it has

turned out to be very successful.

• Through this scheme, about 7.6 lakh citizens have received reward money that is worth Rs.

117 crore in only 45 days through digital payment methods.

• Every day 15,000 consumers receive cash back. In addition to this 90 consumers and 3,000 merchants have won Rs. 1 lakh and Rs. 50,000 each as weekly prize money for signing up for this scheme.

• Most winners are found in Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka states. The age group of owners ranges from 15 years to 66 years of age. The involvement of the elder citizen shows that they have also embraced technological advancement.

• The winners come from both rural and urban areas. They are farmers, small entrepreneurs, professionals, homemakers, and much more. Winners can be from every corner of life. Most people in India now understand how technology can be used for financial reasons.

• They are working with the government to arrange ‘Digi Wealth festivals.’ These festivals will make more people aware of these digital services.

NPCI is working to help people get into the habit of digital payment. This is the future, and you should take the best benefits out of it. We hope most of the payments will be made digital soon.…