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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......

Did Mossad kill Zia?

29 years ago this fortnight, Pakistan's dictator -- the general who made jihad an integral part of Pakistani State policy -- died in a mysterious air crash.Did the KGB, the then USSR's dreaded......

How Modi can solve India's Poverty Problem

'Just as the BJP has been harnessing the power of religion for political purposes, Modi needs to harness the power of religious and corporate institutions for poverty alleviation,' says T C A......

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......

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......

Variety honours Priyanka Chopra, Michelle Pfeiffer

More power to these wonderful women! Priyanka Chopra is making us proud each day in every possible way. The desi girl was honoured by Variety at the annual Power Of Women luncheon for her......

How Rajkummar Rao became a dreaded terrorist

'You can't imagine what it feels like to hate someone to the extent that you are ready to kill someone... for me, it was important to get into the mental space of a man like Omar.' Rajkummar Rao......

Tom Alter diagnosed with skin cancer

One of India's finest actors is seriously ill. One of India's finest actors is critically ill. Tom Alter, a newspaper report said on Monday, has been diagnosed with cancer. The 67-year-old actor......

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......
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'Newton' screened at film fest in LA

"Newton", India's official entry for the foreign language film category at the Academy Awards 2018, premiered at the 31st American Film Institute... ...

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Patriotism at the cinema

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A unique showcase of the best of Japanese arts and culture

With Diwali now behind us and a thick smog settling over the national capital, Delhi isn't the best place to be at the moment. However, for those... ...

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Variety honours Priyanka Chopra, Michelle Pfeiffer

More power to these wonderful women! Priyanka Chopra is making us proud each day in every possible way. The desi girl was honoured by Variety at... ...

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George Clooney to receive AFI Lifetime Achievement Award

Hollywood veteran George Clooney will be the 46th celebrity to receive the prestigious American Film Institute's (AFI) Lifetime achievement award.... ...

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