International Women's Day is celebrated across the world on March 8 celebrating the strength and achievements of women. The first International Women's Day was celebrated in 1911 as a result of the International Conference of Woking Women.
Today, however, it is celebrated across the world celebrating the achievements of women in social, economic, cultural and other fields. This year the theme for Women's Day is 'Be Bold for Change.' Here are some images of International Women's Day ebing celebrated in India:
CST glows in Pink on Women's Day
The Chatrapati Shivaji terminus lit up in pink on the eve of Women's Day in Mumbai on Tuesday. PTI Photo by Shashank Parade
For women, sky is the limit
An Air India flight with an all-female crew flew over the Pacific Ocean from New Delhi to San Francisco on Monday, and then flew back to New Delhi over the Atlantic on Friday
Celebrating achievements of women
Sand artist Manas Sahoo makes a sand art on the eve of International Women's Day in Puri beach.
Students rally for awareness on Women's Day
College student participate in an awareness rally on the eve of the International Women's Day in Agartala.