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National Police Academy set to have first woman boss

National Police Academy, the Hyderabad-based alma mater for Indian Police Services officers in the country, could soon get a woman chief for the first time in its history. Aruna Bahuguna, a......

Oxford awaits Suu Kyi to award her doctorate

Aung Saan Suu Kyi's alma mater Oxford is abuzz with anticipation as it awaits the return of the democracy icon to receive a doctorate from the university that was announced way back in 1993, in......

Nobel laureate Venkatraman praises alma mater

Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan has said the "dedicated" professors at the Maharaja Sayajirao University inspired him during his higher studies but added that he did not "appreciate them......

Benazir's son is back in Oxford

Amid tight security, 19 year-old Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Friday returned to his alma mater Oxford, days after appealing to the media to respect his privacy so that he can continue his......

PM's alma mater to launch scholarship

In recognition of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's achievements as an economist, his Cambridge alma mater St John's on Thursday said it would launch a scholarship in his name in New Delhi next week......

Was mistaken for a Sindhi in college, Anil Ambani

Reliance ADAG group Chairman Anil Ambani on Saturday regaled President Pranab Mukherjee and others at  his alma mater's diamond jubilee celebrations by relating an anecdote on how he was......

Ratan Tata gifts a classroom to Harvard

Harvard Business School's famous alumnus, Ratan Tata, has gifted a classroom to his alma mater, which has been looking to set up a permanent facility to provide executive education programmes in......

Amar Bose of Bose Corp gives majority of stock to MIT

Indian-American billionaire Amar Bose, founder of the iconic Bose Corporation, has given his alma mater MIT a majority of the stock of his audio equipment maker company, a gift that fulfills his......

5 Indians donate millions to US universities

In October, the chairman of Tata Sons, Ratan Tata, gifted $50 million to his alma mater, the Harvard Business School, to give back to the school - in his words - a little bit of what it had given......

Finance crisis: IITs fear dip in endowment funds

In August this year, the founder of Symphony Group, Romesh Wadhwani, gifted his alma mater -- the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) -- $ 5 million (around Rs 25 crore or Rs 250 million)......

The fit and fabulous life of Akshay Kumar!

Happy birthday, Akshay! From stunt hero to superstar, Akshay Kumar has come a long, long way. With no filmi connections to launch or influential godfathers to guide, the actor toiled his way to the......

Review: Don't watch this Samrat & Co

Samrat & Co might be about an extraordinarily observational man's fight against crime but as far as cinema goes, this film is a crime against the genre, writes Paloma Sharma. Every 1990's......

Thank you, Mr Ebert, for taking us on this journey

We will always remember Roger Ebert at the movies, says Arthur J Pais, in his tribute to the prolific movie critic, who passed away on April 4.Roger Ebert, the prolific movie critic, author of half......

Review: SOTY is no KKHH but it's a fun watch

Student Of The Year is no Kuch Kuch Hota Hai but Karan Johar makes it look good, writes Sukanya Verma.A lot has changed since I wrote my first ever piece, the music review of Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. I......

Like the Student Of The Year trailer? Tell us!

In a move harkening back to his debut film, the guru of gloss Karan Johar shows us a school that'll make our alma maters appear less shiny, our students less toned, our high-school......

Another award for Dhoni

Team India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's Alma Mater St Xavier's College will confer its famous student with its first 'Youth Icon' award during the institute's three-day carnival begining on......

Federer, Djokovic, Murray: Who will outgun whom this time?

This edition of Wimbledon is certain to serve up a treat. And like any feast, it will throw up few upsets too, says M P Anil KumarWimbledon has once again laid out the ryegrass carpet for tennis......

Federer, Djokovic, Murray: Who will outgun whom this time?

This edition of Wimbledon is certain to serve up a treat. And like any feast, it will throw up few upsets too, says M P Anil KumarWimbledon has once again laid out the ryegrass carpet for tennis......

How ads are sucking the fun out of cricket

'Initially the ad-breaks were strictly adhered to: in between overs, during drinks-break and dismissal of a batsman. Then the ad time increased, and cricket became what you saw between ads,' says M......

Of Brazil and memories of another Cup

A young school boy is enraptured by tales of Brazilian soccer magic told by a classmate and falls in love with the joga bonito -- the beautiful game and the men in yellow. M P Anil Kumar travels......
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Grooming future leaders

Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Kolkata has a strong brand identity as east India's premier hospitality education institution. Ranjit... ...
Minister to Sanawarians

When the minister of state for defence came calling to his alma mater, nostalgia and pride fused together.But a comparison of the past and present... ...
School reunion

Over 200 former students of St Helen's Secondary School in Kurseong gathered at their alma mater for three days as part of the institution's 125th... ...
After Fire Consumed NIFT Coffee Kiosk, This Kind Alumnus Gifted A Microwave And Fridge To The Shopkeeper

india October 4, 2015 There's more than just one thing that makes our Alma Mater special. Studies aside, spending... ...
Cops want gear to sniff out anyone with a hand in crime

It was the most politically charged of crimes: a burglary in a missionary school that happens to be the Union education minister’s alma mater.... ...

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