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Indian scientists dispute minister's anti-Darwinism statement

Indian scientists on Sunday disputed Union minister Satyapal Singh's remark that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution of man was "scientifically wrong", saying that his statement was made without......

Meet Charles Darwin's great grand daughter

Ruth Padel is the great, great grand daughter of Charles Darwin. She is also a wellknown British poet, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and a Fellow of the Zoological Society of......

The Vatican votes for Charles Darwin

In a surprising move, the Vatican has come out in defence of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, saying it is perfectly compatible with the Bible's description of how God created the universe.In......

Why do Modi and his Mantris Mock Science?

Hyperbole by our ministers and a few saffronised scientists not only defames Newton and Einstein, but also mocks ancient India's achievements in mathematics, medicine and natural science, says......

Promote scientific temper, says Union minister who debunks Darwin's theory

A month after he debunked Darwin's theory of evolution, Union minister Satya Pal Singh on Wednesday called for inculcating scientific temper and curiosity among students. Speaking at a National......

A day in the lives of a biz tycoon, a startup CEO and a jewellery magnate

A busy businessman Sanjiv Goenka understands the importance of unwinding. Hindi serials like Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, Swaragini or Savdhan are his antidote.   Image: Sanjiv......

Good things from bad motives?

Today we use statistical methods for purposes as computing GDP & planning healthcare & education, but statistical methods originated with much darker motives, says Ajit BalakrishnanIf you ever......

Britain withdraws old 20-pound note

Indians who travel to Britain for sight-seeing, shopping or on business purpose, please note: from tomorrow, the 20-pound note featuring the image of composer Edward Elgar will be withdrawn from......

If Citi's in such a mess, what about other banks?

Federal regulators got a fresh inside look at Citigroup's books over the weekend -- and it wasn't pretty.The result: a new $306 billion federal bailout for the bank. On the one hand, it provides......

How to gain freedom from the boss

India's obsession with a planned and controlled economy continued well into the 80s. It was only in the beginning of the following decade that the government set about seriously unfettering the......

Harry Potter heads for $1 billion gross

The commanding worldwide success of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince -- which grossed nearly $400 million worldwide in just five days -- is yet another example of Hollywood summer movies......

Tarsem Singh Dhandwar's The Fall opens in the US

Tarsem Singh Dhandwar is on the top of his game, with several hit music videos, a very successful and lucrative career in directing commercials and two films, which have polarised critics and......

Abhijeet Sawant: Movie star?

Can't get enough of television? Grab your weekly buzz right here! Here's the gossip from the industry.Remember Gaurav Chopraa? The handsome guy seen in serials like Saara Akash, Lavanya, Piya ka......

Aussies struggle after Ganguly ton hoists India

- ScorecardThe struggle for existence. We aren't trying here to explain any Darwinian theory but focusing on the trouble that Australia faced to keep their wickets intact on Day 2 of the second......

BCCI to expand NCA activities

In a major boost to the supply line of Indian cricket, the BCCI has decided to expand the activities of the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore by setting up a new facility and introducing......
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Stephen Hawking's funeral set for March 31; ashes to be buried near the graves of Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin

Professor Stephen Hawking's funeral will take place at the Cambridge University church on March 31, the scientist and cultural icon's family... ...
Why do Modi and his Mantris Mock Science?

Hyperbole by our ministers and a few saffronised scientists not only defames Newton and Einstein, but also mocks ancient India's achievements in... ...
Tonnes of garbage cleaned up from Galapagos coast

Officials at Ecuador's Galapagos National Park say they have collected 22 tonnes of garbage since January off the coasts of the pristine... ...
After doubting Darwin's evolution theory, Satyapal Singh urges students to inculcate scientific temper

Satyapal Singh had claimed in Aurangabad last month that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution of man was "scientifically wrong" ...
Darwin's letter on evolution may fetch USD 15k at auction

A signed letter written by British scientist Charles Darwin - setting straight some misconceptions about his theory of evolution - may fetch USD... ...

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