Known best by her pen name "MissMalini," Agarwal rose to fame as an entertainment blogger. Also a radio host and television executive, she is known for her work with both Radio One in Mumbai and Channel V-India.
After attending Delhi University, she began working as a disc jockey for Mumbai's WIN 94.6 radio station, hosting the programs Overdrive; Malini till Midnight; and Tiger Time with Malini.
Her blog, famous for its coverage of major fashion events in India and beyond, has frequently been referenced in Harper's Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, Elle, and other popular fashion magazines.
A native of Allahabad, India, she was raised by parents employed by India's foreign service and therefore spent her childhood in several different countries.
Her fashion and Bollywood gossip-themed blog was partially inspired by the work of American celebrity blogger Perez Hilton.