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Subhadra Kumari Chauhan

Subhadra Kumari Chauhan

Subhadra Kumari Chauhan Born – 1904 Died – 1948 Achievements – Subhadra Kumari Chauhan was a distinguished Indian poetess, whose compositions used to be very emotionally charged. Her most well-known composition is Jhansi Ki Rani narrating the life of the brave Jhansi Ki Rani, Lakshmi Bai. Of the entire Hindi literature, it is this poem […]

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Shakuntala Devi

Shakuntala Devi

Shakuntala Devi Born – 4 November 1939 Achievements – Shakuntala Devi is an outstanding calculating prodigy of India. On June 18 in 1980, she again solved the multiplication of two 13-digit numbers 7,686,369,774,870 x 2,465,099,745,779 randomly picked up by the computer department of Imperial College in London. And this, she did in 28 seconds flat. […]

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Shahnaz Hussain

Shahnaz Hussain

Shahnaz Hussain She is one of the most prominent personalities of the corporate world. She is making a constant effort to beautify the skin of people with her beauty products. She has been continuously striving hard to slow down the aging process and nourish the skin of people and thus make them look younger than […]

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Sathya Saran

Sathya Saran

Sathya Saran Sathya Saran is the editor of Femina, India’s leading women’s magazine. She has been a professional journalist since she joined an English daily in Nagpur in 1974 as its Assistant Magazine Editor. She joined Femina in 1979 August as a sub-editor. Sathya holds a Masters in English Literature, and a Bachelor’s degree in […]

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Naina Lal Kidwai

Naina Lal Kidwai

Naina Lal Kidwai A prominent personality of the corporate world, she is the first woman to guide the functioning of a foreign bank in India. At present, she is working as the Group General Manager and Country Head of HSBC India. Well, we are talking about the corporate diva Naina Lal Kidwai. In this article, […]

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Mahasweta Devi

Mahasweta Devi

Mahasweta Devi Born – 1926 Achievements – Mahasweta Devi is an eminent Indian Bengali writer, who has been studying and writing incessantly about the life and struggles faced by the tribal communities in the states like Bihar, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. Mahasweta Devi is a reputed Indian writer who was born in the […]

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Leila Seth

Leila Seth

Leila Seth Leila Seth was the first woman Chief Justice of a High Court in India, the first woman judge of the Delhi High Court and the first woman to top the Bar examination in London. Now Penguin/ Viking is promoting her autobiography On Balance, with great fanfare. Notwithstanding her own literary effort, Leila Seth […]

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Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw Date of Birth : Mar 23, 1953 Date of Death : – Place of Birth : Bangalore Dr. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, born on 23 March 1953 in Bangalore is an Indian entrepreneur. She is the Chairman & Managing Director of Biocon Ltd. In 2004, she became India’s richest woman. She was educated at […]

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Kiran Bedi

Kiran Bedi

Kiran Bedi Kiran Bedi is truly an icon of heroism. She was the first Indian woman to join the Indian Police Services. She was born on June 9, 1949 at Amritsar in Punjab. She is one of the most renowned police officers, who have put in their whole hearted effort in serving the society. Well, […]

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Kamala Markandaya

Kamala Markandaya

Kamala Markandaya Boston, 21 May 2004 – Indo-British novelist Kamala Markandaya, whose works were first published in the 1950s, passed away Sunday May 18 at her home in the outskirts of London. Markandaya was 80, and had settled in England since the age of 25, following her marriage to Bertrand Taylor. Her daughter Kim Oliver […]

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