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3 Indian Americans helped create artificial life

Three Indian scientists were part of the 24-member team that developed the first synthetic bacterial genome.The three researchers of Indian-origin were Sanjay Vashee, Radha Krishnakumar and......

Saturn moon Enceladus 'may contain life'

Scientists at the American space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration have claimed that Saturn's moon Enceladus 'may contain life,' after they discovered new evidence suggesting......

Student casts Kalpana Chawla in bronze

A fine-arts student in Chennai has sculpted a life-size bronze sculpture of India-born American astronaut, Kalpana Chawla.The sculpture will be exhibited for public viewing on February 1, the day......

Why would one of the world's finest reporters join Starbucks?

Rajiv Chandrasekaran wrote Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Baghdad's Green Zone, based on his days as the Washington Post's correspondent in Baghdad. It was made into a movie, starring......

The uncommon creator of that Common Man

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman has died at a Pune hospital at the age of 94. Back in 1997, we had carried an excerpt from Past Forward, an autobiographical book which carried anecdotes of eminent......

Get ready for globally connected classrooms

Harnessing the potential of internet, an Indian American family has embarked on an ambitious project of connecting classrooms across the world to bring in virtual real time interaction among......

India-US Business Summit: What Obama, Modi said

Both leaders were committed to building stronger ties US President Barack Obama ended a landmark day in India on Monday with a pledge of $4 billion in investments and loans, seeking to release......

How the people's car was born and how it stayed that way

In 1981, Maruti was the tiniest outpost of the Suzuki empire; 33 years later, it is big enough to steer its parent's investment in emerging markets.   Image: in 1983, Maruti 800 was rolled......

Chandilya's grand plans to make AirAsia top airline in India

Former model and entrepreneur Mittu Chandilya wants to make AirAsia India's leading airline. Does he have it in him?   Image: AirAsia India, CEO Mittu Chandilya (centre) with actors Shah Rukh......

3 Indian pharma firms named in US Congress price probe

Details on prices sought as 10 generic drugs become up to 83 times costlier in 6 months The US Congress seems to have gone on the offensive against 14 generic drug manufacturers, including three......

After Water, Deepa Mehta goes to Hollywood

In looking at the turbulent life of an American who married the last crown prince of Korea in 1959, only to be shunned by his family because she could not produce an heir, Deepa Mehta finds more......

'I will recover my money on Badlapur over the weekend'

'Badlapur might end up being my most successful film,' producer Dinesh Vijan tells Patcy N/ Rediff.com One of the youngest producers in the film industry, Dinesh Vijan has been making movies for......

Oscars 2015: Here's why these Best Director nominees are brilliant!

A soft-spoken hipster. A master teller of American tales.A Norwegian generating wide acclaim with his Hollywood debut.A ridiculously versatile director.And the world's most distinctive......

The Indian film that made waves at Sundance

Filmmaker Prashant Nair's Umrika won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section of the recently-concluded Sundance Film Festival 2015. We re-publish an interview with the......

Lunchbox's housewife to Homeland's ISI agent!

'Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts were tables away, seated next to each other, at the SAG awards. I was shamelessly staring,' Nimrat Kaur tells Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com Nimrat Kaur was acting in ad......

Warrior spirit leads Japan's Nishikori to new heights

Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates after defeating Novak Djokovic of Serbia in their US Open men's singles semi-final. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images There comes a moment in all great......

How Nishikori took Japan from tragedy to tennis elite

Employees of Nissin Foods Holdings Co show their disappointment after Kei Nishikori of Japan loses a point in the men's singles final match of the 2014 US Open at the headquarters building on......
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National Museum of Mathematics and Google Collaborate to Offer Cost-Free Field Trip Days for Title I Schools in NYC

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Tohoku University and Fujitsu Succeed in Real-Time Flood Analysis Using Supercomputer-Based High-Resolution Tsunami Modeling

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Rockabilly Living Legend WS Holland Inks Distribution Deal

LAS CRUCES, N.M., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today MDI Distribution jointly announced with WS Holland manager, Ron Haney, some of the most... ...

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Synageva BioPharma Joins NORD, EURORDIS, And The Global Genes Project In Support Of Rare Disease Day 2015

LEXINGTON, Mass. , Feb.27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Synageva BioPharma Corp. (Synageva) (NASDAQ:GEVA), a biopharmaceutical company developing... ...

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NetCom Learning Offers Important Complimentary Webinar on Developing Cross Cultural Collaborations

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