Mahadevi Varma is considered one of the spearheads of the Chhayavad movement in Hindi literature. The movement (1914-1938) marked a period of romanticism in Hindu poetry.
Carrying the legacy of his late father Justice K. K. Mathew, who was a judge of the Supreme Court, Justice K M Joseph served as a permanent judge of the Kerala High Court from 2004 to 2014.
Indu Malhotra will be the second sitting woman judge in the top court and the first woman lawyer to be directly elevated from the Bar as a Supreme Court judge.
Who is Asaram Bapu? Asaram Bapu was born on April 17, 1941, in Pakistan, as Asumal Sirumalani. After Partition, he moved to Ahmedabad with his family.
Alek Minassian, who was arrested moments after he drove the van killing 10 people at the Yonge Street and Finch Avenue East hails from Richmond, Ontario. According to Toronto police chief Mark Saunders Minassian was not carrying any gun at the time of his arrest.
While many do expect Diaz-Canel to usher in reforms, it is continuity rather than change, which he represents more, at least in the short term. Commentators have noted that he has been groomed by the Castros as an internal candidate, somewhat akin to the future CEO of a big company.
Atishi Marlena was involved in strengthening regulations on private school fees and organising parent-teacher meetings, including the largest such meet in Delhi in 2017.
Aishwarya is the granddaughter of former chief minister Daroga Rai and daughter of former minister and six-time MLA Chandrika Rai.
Barbara Bush was not only a matriarch of a growing political dynasty but also an advocate for literacy. Bush had an independent streak and could be sharp-tongued.
From April 2012 to March 2014 he was all-India president of Bharat Vikas Parishad. For last three years, he was vice-president of VHP.
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The Kamaladevi that most Indians are familiar with is a figure who revived Indian handicrafts and nurtured the greater majority of the country’s national institutions charged with the promotion of dance, drama, art, theatre, music, and puppetry.
Known to her supporters as the "Mother of the Nation," Winnie Mandela played a prominent role in the battle to end white supremacy in South Africa. Her name, however, was also often linked with violence and corruption.
According to a news video posted by the channel on their website, Radhika was well-versed with her role as a news reader. She had her own unique style while anchoring programmes.
The communal violence in Asansol following Ram Navami celebrations took away his son, but Imam Imdadulla Rashidi urged everyone to maintain peace and threatened to leave town if anybody retaliated to avenge the death.
Anandi's work received praise from Kesari editor Lokmanya Tilak and even Queen Victoria sent her a congratulatory message. However, Anandi passed away at a young age of 22 due to tuberculosis on February 26, 1887.
Deepak Kochhar has a Master’s Degree in Finance from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Bombay University. He is also an Alumnus of Harvard Business School – Graduate of the Advanced Management Program (AMP).
The Forbes magazine, in 2015, put Videocon chairperson Venugopal Dhoot's wealth at $1.6 billion, making him the 61st richest person in the country.
Chanda Kochhar, 56, is the Managing Director and CEO of ICICI Bank. She is widely recognised for her role in shaping the retail banking sector in India.
One of Venezuela's most prominent leaders and the main face of Opposition against President Nicolas Maduro, here's everything you need to know about Leopoldo Lopez.