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'For 1,400 years India led the world in science'

'Indian science was perhaps more rational than the European science of the time.' 'Nobody tried or convicted Aryabhata just because he said Rahu-Ketu is nonsense.' 'Some Indians take the extreme......

'The Ganga is in ICU'

'One per cent of wealthy people have been handed over 99 per cent of our nation's resources. The rest are mute, helpless and very frightened spectators to this loot.' 'More forests have been axed......

India, France unveil global solar alliance at Paris climate summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with French President Francois Hollande on Monday jointly launched the International Solar Alliance and pledged India's assistance of USD 30 million (Rs 199......

How the Internet was born, 25 years ago

November 12 marked 25 years of the beginning of the World Wide Web. Shivanand Kanavi gives us the story of how it all began. 'Great Cloud. Please help me. I am away from my beloved and miss her......

India asks Africa to pitch for UNSC reforms; announces $10 billion loan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inaugural ceremony of the 3rd India Africa Forum Summit 2015, in New Delhi. Photograph: PIB photos India on Thursday offered a concessional credit of USD 10......

India needs more PhDs. Here's why!

The Indian media is full of news these days about the country becoming a knowledge superpower in the 21st century. This rhetoric starts from politicians down to the common man. But every once in a......

'Sikka is taking Infosys to the next level'

Image: Vishal Sikka and Infosys Founder N R Narayana Murthy at an Infosys event. Photograph: Indrani Roy/Rediff.com 'I am looking at interesting kinds of start-ups.' 'If you look at Western......

Google has made teachers less awe-inspiring, grandparents more idle: Modi

‘If Facebook were a country, it would be the third most populous one and the most connected.’ 'The status that now matters is not whether you are awake or asleep, but whether you are......

India should emerge as global HR capital: Modi

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting the exhibition on the National Skill Development Mission, in New Delhi. Photograph, courtesy: PIB     India should emerge as the 'human......

Not a single scandal, is this not Achche Din, asks Modi

'Our future focus will be on women, farmers, the urban poor and on employment.' Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed confidence that reforms measures like the Goods and Services Tax......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

Thomson to train Mumbai pacers ahead of domestic season

Jeff Thompson arrives in Mumbai. Photograph: PTI Having missed touring India during his cricket career, former Australian fast bowler Jeff Thomson arrived in Mumbai early this morning to impart......

ICC appoints Sachin Tendulkar as ambassador for 2015 World Cup

Sachin Tendulkar poses with the 2011 World Cup trophy. Photograph: Ritam Banerjee/Getty Images Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, who is the all-time leading run-getter in World Cup history,......

We've bowlers to take 20 Indian wickets, says confident McCullum

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum says he has the bowlers at his disposal to take 20 Indian wickets, after his double century gave the home side the upper hand in the ongoing first Test, in......

ICC mourn sad demise of Tony Greig

The ICC has offered its deep condolences on the sad demise of former England captain and celebrated commentator Tony Greig, who passed away after losing his battle with lung cancer in Sydney on......

Suresh Saraiya, one of the best-loved radio commentators

Haresh Pandya pays tribute to noted radio commentator Suresh Saraiya, who passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday following a heart attack. July 18, 2012, turned out to be a sad day for Hindi cinema and......
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Address By The President of India on the Occasion of Presentation of Infosys Prize 2015

1. It is a pleasure to be here in the midst of such a talented set of people. I would like to begin by congratulating the winners of the Infosys... ...

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10 songs from the golden era of film music by composer Khayyam

The career of Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi is atypical for a Hindi film music director. He wasn't quite as prolific as some of his peers but the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/column-bollywood-retrospect-10-songs-from-the-golden-era-of-film-music-by-composer-khayyam-2177214
Gravitational waves detected, scientists thrilled all over the gl...

This collision of two black holes had been predicted but never observed. The gravitational waves were detected on September 14, 2015 at 5:51 a.m.... ...

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Cutting Niches - Cricket gains footholds in Nigeria

In the sprawling city of Gwoza, Nigeria, schools and homes are embellished, unfortunately, with abandoned hand grenades, landmines and... ...

http://www.cricbuzz.com/cricket-news/77940/nigeria-cricket-cutting-niches-cricket-gains-footholds-in-nigeria
Together, We Win

PRWeb 2016-02-12 G.L. Huyett, a manufacturer, master distributor, and importer of non-threaded fasteners, grease fittings, and engineered... ...

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