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NRI prof nominated to US humanities body

United States President George W Bush has nominated Mumbai-born Jamsheed K Choksy, a professor at Indiana University, to be a member of the prestigious National Council on the Humanities for a......

Srinivasan or Garland? Obama to announce his SC judge pick tonight

Indian-American legal luminary Sri Srinivasan is among the two persons zeroed in on by United States President Barack Obama for the post of Supreme Court judge. Obama is likely to choose either......

Is he Obama's nominee for the US Supreme Court?

Judge Srikanth 'Sri' Srinivasan was nominated as a federal judge on the US Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia, the nation's second highest court by President Barack Obama in 2012. Judge......

Indian-American may become judge in US Supreme Court

Sri Srinivasan (winner of the India Abroad Person of the Year 2013) could become the first Indian-American to be on the bench of the US Supreme Court after conservative icon Justice Antonin......

Perils of being a Sikh in an Islamophobic US

Sikhs have been mistaken for terrorists and radicals and continue to suffer after 9/11 terror attacks in the US, community members feel following the latest attack on an elderly Sikh man in......

He is 24, blind, and CEO of a Rs 10-crore company

Srikanth Bolla, CEO of Bollant Industries, has set his sights on changing lives Get rid of him. That was the first thing that neighbours told Srikanth Bolla’s parents when they came to......

'India needs out-of-the-box thinkers'

'Every educational institution should have incubating centres so that students will get exposed to entrepreneurship early.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the launch of the Start-Up India,......

California dreaming

Silicon Valley is at the heart of the transformation of the global economy -- which has both winners and losers, writes Ajit Balakrishnan. Image: While the rest of the world slides into......

'Make in India missing from Modi's solar energy push'

If even a fraction of the 175 GW target is achieved, India’s reliance on coal and oil would be reduced, says expert. Among Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s many engagements during his......

Meet 10 Indians who head global tech companies

With Sundar Pichai becoming the CEO of Google, India has one more reason to cheer its prowess in the global IT sector.  Image: Sundar Pichai with wife Anjali. Photograph: Stephen......

Over 6,000 people attend San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival

More than 6,000 people attended 3rd i’s (pronounced third eye) 11th annual San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival, held from November 7 to 16. The theme was celebrating the......

'Aamir thought Peepli Live! was a big joke'

Anusha Rizvi is a former NDTV producer. In her first feature film Peepli Live -- produced by Aamir Khan, two poor, broken down farmers and brothers (Budhia and Natha) are about to lose their family......

Pix: Bollywood ushers in IPL-3

Bollywood was on hand to usher in the third season of the cricket extravaganza known as the Indian Premier League at a pre-IPL launch party in Mumbai on Thursday. The third season kicks of today.......

Golf sensation Ko to balance Tour demands with university life

Despite being named one of TIME magazine's '100 most influential people' earlier this year, Ko said she still has a long way to go Lydia Ko tees off. Photograph: Victor Fraile/Getty Images Rookie......

Images: India vs South Africa, 1st Test, Day 2, Nagpur

Hashim Amla's (253 not out) double ton put South Africa in a commanding position as the Proteas declared on 558 for six on Day 2 of the first Test in Nagpur on Sunday. Resuming the day with an......
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'Developing democracies, not China, should fill in gap left by US'

David Singh Grewal is a professor of law at Yale University and currently a visiting professor at Stanford. Grewal, who has done extensive work on... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/developing-democracies-not-china-should-fill-in-gap-left-by-us/story-Pop2sGp6ddzM278y1tdkzM.html
Blood Cancer Drug 'Ibrutinib' Shows Promise For Treating Graft Versus Host Disease

Highlights Graft Versus Host Disease(GVHD) usually occurs after Stem Cell Transplantation. Researchers find blood cancer drug 'ibrutinib' to have... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/healthwatch/blood-cancer-drug-ibrutinib-shows-promise-for-treating-graft-versus-host-disease-165992-1.htm
A bigger economic pie, but a smaller slice for half of the US

The real economy more than doubled in size; the government now uses a substantial share of that bounty to hand over as much as $5 trillion to help... ...

http://smartinvestor.business-standard.com/market/Features-428948-Featuresdet-A_bigger_economic_pie_but_a_smaller_slice_for_half_of_the_US.htm
non-resident Punjabis

The Aam Aadmi Party is trying a new tack to gain ground in Punjab - its reaching out to non-resident Punjabis for support. The party hopes that a... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/politics-news/aap-s-new-focus-group-in-punjab-non-resident-punjabis-1481112075.html
HTT's ...

Hyperloop as a concept first came up in 2013 through the official SPACE X Hyperloop Pod competition. A couple of private companies since then have... ...

https://www.techgig.com/tech-news/editors-pick/Hyperloop-not-bullet-trains-is-the-future-Indian-travel-HTT-s-Bibop-80760

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