S.M. Khan is a senior Indian Information Service officer of Government of India currently serving as Director General (Press Registrar and Head of Department), Registrar of Newspapers for India. Prior to his current assignment he served as the Director General of Doordarshan News for over 3 years. Khan, a 1982-batch IIS officer, had a long innings with CBI as its spokesperson and Press Secretary to then President of India A P J Abdul Kalam. Mr Khan has recently been appointed as Director of Jamia Hamdard Residential Coaching Academy and will provide guidance to the aspirants preparing for civil service.
Dr. Sandeep Marwah is a well known International media person with five World records to his credit. He is the founder of Noida Film City, which is the fastest growing film city in the World. He is also the President of International Chamber of Media & Entertainment Industry with 196 International & 80 National committees. He is the founder director of Marwah Studios and Asian Academy of Film and Television now one of the ten best film schools of the World.
Wajid Khan is an Indian artist, portraitist, sculptor, inventor and patent holder. He has specialized in carving canvas with nails. Recognizing his outstanding nail art, Khan was named in the Guinness Book of World Records, Limca Book of Records, and Asia Book of Records. Wajid Khan has been commissioned to design a unique sculpture for 2022 FIFA World Cup, to be held in Qatar. One of his artworks is part of Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official home of the President of India.
A.N. Hanfee. Soldiers fight to defend their countries and the medals they are awarded are a way of thanking and appreciating them for their efforts. But wielding a gun and killing the enemy isn’t the only way to display one’s gallantry. One such soldier is Captain (retd) Abdul Nasir Hanfee, a Vir Chakra awardee who displayed exemplary courage, patience, persistence and presence of mind – the hallmark of any Indian Air Force (IAF) Officer – when the Indian Army had its back against the wall while fighting the Pakistanis on the frozen battlefield of Siachen Glacier in September 1987.
Amjad Khan boxing Foundation is a non-profit organization based in New Delhi, India. It’s mission is to run a consistent sustainable sports development program providing youth with opportunity to participate in recreational and competitive sporting activities while contributing to the social upliftment of the community. Amjad Khan Boxing Foundation (AKBF) aims to develop 100 world class young boxers who shall represent India in International Boxing competitions.
Vishnu Sharma was an Indian scholar and author who is believed to have written the Panchatantra collection of fables. The exact period of the composition of the Panchatantra is uncertain, and estimates vary from 1200 BCE to 300 CE. Some scholars place him in the 3rd century BCE. Panchatantra is one of the most widely translated non-religious books in history. The Panchatantra was translated into Middle Persian/Pahlavi in 570 CE by Borzuya and into Arabic in 750 CE by Persian scholar Abdullah Ibn al-Muqaffa as Kalilah wa Dimnah
Danish Sheikh is a charisma coach and a keynote speaker based out of London, UK. He is credited with starting the trend of charisma coaching in India and the Middle East, before expanding to the UK. He predominantly works with CXO executives, entrepreneurs, Bollywood celebrities and the members of a Middle-Eastern Royal family.
Anand portrayed an important role in Ghajini in 2008. He did his schooling from Mayo College in India. In an interview, Tinu Anand spoke about his early days and also praised Amitabh Bachchan for his generosity. He also worked as an assistant to Satyajit Ray in several of his Bengali films.
Rajpal Yadavattended the Bhartendu Natya Academy located in Lucknow from 1992 to 1994. After finishing the acting course, He went to National School of Drama located in Delhi. After finishing his entire course, he moved to Mumbai in the year 1997. He acted in the Doordarshan’s television serial Mungeri ke bhai Naurangilal as the protagonist. This was sequel to a similar television program on Doordarshan, Mungerilal Ke Haseen Sapne.
Dabas made his film debut in the 1999 film Dillagi and played a key role in the Malayalam film Ayyappantamma Neyyappam Chuttu along with Antara Mali the following year, but Monsoon Wedding directed by Mira Nair launched him and has since appeared in over 10 Bollywood films.