Who was first Indian woman Doctorate in Basic Science?

The first Indian woman Doctorate in Basic Science was Janaki Ammal in 1931. She was a world renowned Botanist, cytogeneticist. Ammal persuaded her degree in US and returned to India. She was likely the first woman to obtain a PhD in botany in the US. After returning India she started her work as a geneticist in the […]

Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa

Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa (1904 –1994) [Pen Name – Kuvempu] is considered to be the greatest Kannada Poet, Novelist, Author, Thinker and Critic of 20th century. Kuvempu’s Academic Life He was born in the Chikmanglur district of Karnataka in 1904. He had received early education in Shimoga and nearby districts and completed college education in Mysore. He […]