Pupul Jayakar

Pupul Jayakar née Mehta (11 September 1915 – 29 March 1997) was an Indian cultural activist and writer, best known for her work on the revival of traditional and village arts, handlooms, and handicrafts in post-independence India. She organised a series of Indian arts festivals in the 1980s in France, the US and Japan that helped to … Continue reading Pupul Jayakar


Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav ( born 1 July 1973) is an Indian politician and the current President of the Samajwadi Party. He served as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh from 2012 to 2017. Having assumed office on 15 March 2012 at the age of 38, he is the youngest person to have held the office. His first significant success in politics was his … Continue reading Akhilesh Yadav

Mulayam Singh Yadav

Mulayam Singh Yadav (born 21 November 1939) is an Indian politician from Uttar Pradesh and the founder of the Samajwadi Party. He served for three non-consecutive terms as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh from 1989 to 1991, 1993 to 1995, and 2003 to 2007 respectively. He also served as the Minister of Defence of India from 1996 to 1998 in the United Front government. … Continue reading Mulayam Singh Yadav

Pia Bajpai

Pia Bajpai is an Indian film actress and model, who appears primarily in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam films along with a few in Hindi and English . She is best known for her performances as Roshini in Venkat Prabhu’s comedy Goa and Saro in K. V. Anand’s political thriller Ko. Pia, with the motive of acting in films, earlier had been a model in commercials. Early life Pia Bajpai was … Continue reading Pia Bajpai

Zakir Husain

Zakir Husain Khan (8 February 1897 – 3 May 1969) was the third President of India, from 13 May 1967 until his death on 3 May 1969. An educationist and intellectual, Husain was the country's first Muslim president, and also the first to die in office. Family and early life Husain was born in Hyderabad, Telangana, into a Pashtun family of the Afridi tribe, which came to be more closely associated with Kaimganj in Farrukhabad district, … Continue reading Zakir Husain

Allan Octavian Hume

Allan Octavian Hume, CB ICS (6 June 1829 – 31 July 1912) was a member of the Imperial Civil Service (later the Indian Civil Service), a political reformer, ornithologist and botanist who worked in British India. He was one of the founders of the Indian National Congress, a political party that was later to lead in the Indian independence movement. A notable ornithologist, Hume has been called … Continue reading Allan Octavian Hume

Babu Gulabrai

Babu Gulabrai he is a extremely good who was born in Etawah City, where his father, Babu Bhawani Prasad, was a munsarif in the judicial court. His mother was Gomati Devi and he had both a brother and a sister. He spent his early life at Mainpuri. Gulabrai completed his MA in Philosophy and also his LLB … Continue reading Babu Gulabrai