Vanita Srivastava is a well-known Indian journalist. She completed her schooling from the prestigious Welham Girls School in Dehradun. For higher studies, she enrolled at the decorated Scindia School, Gwalior. She completed her post graduation from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in the year 1987.
She started her professional career as a journalist. She went to the United States of America in 1996 and was a journalist over there for nine years until 2005. She returned to India and joined Hindustan Times in 2005. She is still with Hindustan Times.
Some of the famous articles that she has written are "Master your mind", "Gita my light" and "A brother's story". Her article A brother's story was included in an English Book in Singapore.