Who was first Indian woman Doctorate in Basic Science?

October 27, 2017

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...

Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa

January 22, 2015

Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa (1904 –1994) 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...