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Priyanka Chopra Hosts Launch Dinner for Bumble India

Bumble is one busy bee. A year after launching its professional networking mode Bumble Bizz, the app has set its sights on an even bigger market: India. And it has Priyanka Chopra to thank.
Seated next to Bumble founder Whitney Wolfe Herd the year before, Chopra — who’s since become an investor in the business — had told the tech entrepreneur: “We need to take this to India.”
“Whitney and I were talking about it when we were at [the Bumble Bizz launch] dinner, and we just sort of got on in terms of our philosophies as women,” said Chopra from Gramercy Terrace, where the pair were hosting a dinner party for the launch of Bumble India. Bollywood songs played overhead, and the table was decked in opulent shades of yellow, orange and pink. “We’re both from different countries, but we met in the same place, which was coming from a privileged background where our parents gave us the ability to make choices about our own lives — that makes us privileged. Many, many women around the world don’t have the right to make decisions in their own lives,” she added. “It’s an incredible empowering tool for modern women today who are

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