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Mathematician John Nash, who inspired 'A Beautiful Mind', killed in car crash

Noted American mathematician John Nash, who inspired the Oscar-winning film A Beautiful Mind, has died in a car crash. Before the academic world could fully recognize his achievement, Dr Nash......

Is India the American buffer against China?

Aziz Haniffa reports from Washington, DC on how the American Enterprise Institute, a leading neo-conservative DC think-tank, wants the US to boost its military relationship with India. On the day......

An 'institution' analysing race relations

In 1929, Rabindranath Tagore was so troubled when he applied for an American visa that he cancelled his lecture tour and returned to India, the historian Ronald Takaki often said. The treatment the......

Asok, the first Indian comic character to win hear

Long before film-crazy Indian-American Raj Patel joined Archie, Jughead, Veronica and their gang in Riverdale High, Asok had made his way into Dilbert -- the enormously popular comic strip about......

'One-and-a-half million Indians served in World War I'

'Over one million people served in various battlefronts during World War I. And yet, even today, we know so very little about them.' 'It is absolutely essential to acknowledge this part of India's......

50 years later, will Moore's Law last?

A 2005 photograph of Gordon E Moore While chips have become ubiquitous, Moore’s Law has remained a self-fulfilling prophecy even half a century later. Not bad for an industry where the time......

Shivkar Talpade: First man to fly an aircraft?

The facts remain cloaked in mystery, but the legend goes that Talpade had created a flying machine powered by mercury and solar energy, and based on ideas outlined in Vedic texts. Image: Wright......

Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap -- cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power and low or no taxes, says Ajit Balakrishnan. When the talk turns to finding jobs for India's young......

Coming to India and making

In reality, all "manufacturing" and all manufacturers are not the same. One dimension to see the difference is by the degree of research and developed intensity, as a recent study in the European......

What legacy does Raghav Bahl leave behind?

Of the 131 entities Raghav Bahl follows on Twitter, 20 are politicians and political parties. The rest are a mix of journalists, policymakers, newspapers and Network18 news channels. He follows......

Hollywood babes glam up for fashion's biggest party!

Some of Hollywood's hottest women turned up for the Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute's 'American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity', in New York on Monday. The evening saw gorgeous......

Honorary degree for Meryl Streep

Internationally acclaimed film actor Meryl Streep was among five distinguished Americans who were awarded honorary degrees by Princeton University during recent commencement exercises for their......

Like the Quantico trailer? Vote!

Quantico looks like your run-of-the-mill Homeland-esque drama whose only USP is Priyanka Chopra, writes Paloma Sharma. Agent Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra) wakes up on a piece of debris that lies......

The Pakistan that India loves!

The ordinary life lived in Pakistan is now a part of the Indian imagination thanks to the popularity of Pakistani television serials in India, says Mohammad Asim Siddiqui. Image: Mahira Khan,......

Interstellar's Indian Connection

'Interstellar was uniquely challenging as most of the shots were done practically on set without use of greenscreens which need further clean up in post production.' Kochi-based visual effects......

Carl Lewis queries Bolt's long jump ambitions

Usain Bolt should concentrate on retaining his Olympic 100 and 200 metres titles before considering a move into other events, nine times Olympic champion Carl Lewis said on Tuesday. Bolt emulated......

Power Your Champions -- contribute just Rs 100

Olympic Gold Quest's recently-launched programme, 'Power Your Champions', attempts to involve the country's sports fans in its quest for a gold medal at the Olympics. OGQ Chief Operations Officer......
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ORNL researchers Dudney, Love, Radford named Corporate Fellows

Nancy J. Dudney, Lonnie J. Love and David C. Radford have been named Corporate Fellows at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.... ...

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The Fight To Live

It was a family friend's daughter's wedding in Delhi. The wedding card was a book detailing each ceremony of the 5-day occasion, designed... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/the-fight-to-live/294775
'Cartel Land' looks at murky US, Mexico vigilante world

With his docu-Western "Cartel Land," US filmmaker Matthew Heineman paints a complex picture of vigilante movements in Mexico and the United States... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/cartel-land-looks-murky-us-155437782.html
Rijiju says sorry after IAF spills the beans

Flight delayed for VIP: Rijiju says sorry after IAF spills the beans BJP... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/national/flight-delayed-for-vip-rijiju-says-sorry-after-iaf-spills-the-beans/112441.html
Sensex falls by 75.05 pts

BJP demands CBI probe into anti-corruption crusader student's murder Impact of Greece crisis will be 'very limited': RBI Guv Heavy rain expected... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/business-economy/sensex-falls-by-75-05-pts/112387.html

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