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New SAYA! chief aims to target poor youth

As a Cornell University undergraduate majoring in chemistry and Asian studies, Udai Tambar spent many weeks studying ethnic identity issues among Indians in New York City. "I also studied how......

New York City Hall welcomes Nisha and Udai

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced the appointment of Nisha Agarwal, one of the leading advocates in the city for the immigrant communities, as commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of......

Rakesh Khurana appointed Harvard College dean

Rakesh Khurana, the Marvin Bower professor of Leadership Development at HarvardBusinessSchool, professor of sociology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and co-master of Cabot House, was named......

Obama nominates Indian American to key post at State Department

Puneet Talwar, one of the most respected Middle East policy specialists in administration and Congressional circles, has been nominated by United States President Barack Obama to a senior State......

Indian American Fulbright scholar to research ayurveda

Kolkata-born Indian American physician Dr Bhaswati Bhattacharya, who practices holistic medicine in New York, has created history by being selected the first US scholar by the Fulbright Program to......

Two Indian cities among world's top 20 outsourcing hubs

The Global Innovation Index 2013, which is co-published by Cornell University, Insead and the World Intellectual Property Organisation by sheds light on the factors leading to the excellence of......

Are Indian students shunning US business schools?

Less than two months after India's Soumitra Dutta took over as the dean at US's Cornell University's Johnson Business School, Srilata A Zaheer became the first Indian woman to head the Carlson......

IIT alumnus named Dean of Cornell's business school

IIT-Delhi alumnus Soumitra Dutta has been named the new Dean of the Ivy league Cornell University's business school, joining a growing list of noted Indian-origin academicians assuming leaderships......

Tata gifts Cornell University $ 50 million

Noted industrialist and philanthropist Ratan Tata has gifted $ 50 million to his alma mater, Cornell University in New York, to help recruit top Indian students to support joint research projects......

Farmer's son develops disease-free potato seed

Jang Bahadur Singh Sangha, a local farmer who has done his MSc in plant physiology and pathology from Cornell University in the United States, with a specialisation in potato seed, has set up a......

Sanjna Kapoor: I have finally left home

She has moved on from Prithvi, but Sanjna Kapoor's passion for theatre remains undimmed.Actor Naseeruddin Shah, who makes no bones about how dreary he found boarding school in Nainital, once told......

'Aamir thought Peepli Live! was a big joke'

Anusha Rizvi is a former NDTV producer. In her first feature film Peepli Live -- produced by Aamir Khan, two poor, broken down farmers and brothers (Budhia and Natha) are about to lose their family......

Pix: Bollywood ushers in IPL-3

Bollywood was on hand to usher in the third season of the cricket extravaganza known as the Indian Premier League at a pre-IPL launch party in Mumbai on Thursday. The third season kicks of today.......

Farhan and Hrithik's birthday bash

It was a birthday unlike others. Close friends Farhan Akhtar and Hrithik Roshan decided to celebrate their 36th birthday together at a posh lounge in Mumbai's Juhu suburb.......

Images: India vs South Africa, 1st Test, Day 2, Nagpur

Hashim Amla's (253 not out) double ton put South Africa in a commanding position as the Proteas declared on 558 for six on Day 2 of the first Test in Nagpur on Sunday. Resuming the day with an......

Thousands honour Germany's Enke

Tens of thousands of fans joined family, friends and team-mates of Robert Enke to pay their last respects to the Germany goalkeeper on Sunday, five days after his suicide shocked the country and......

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Gabbar Singh
Q. Does a tooth left in cola dissolve overnight?
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sivasankar
Q. full form of chess?
Sivasankar:  A. With its sugar, carbonic and phosphoric acids, cola would seem well able to dissolve teeth. But so can many acidic drinks, including orange juice:...... more

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Manoj Joshi
Q. what do you know about Mr. Shriram Abhyankar ... ????
Manoj Joshi:  A. CHESS Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source -- Academic & Science Universities CHESS Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System --...... more

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Manoj Joshi
Q. What is the history behind the establishment of Stanford University?
Manoj Joshi:  A. In 1876, former California Governor Leland Stanford purchased 650 acres of Rancho San Francisquito for a country home and began the development of...... more

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  Web results for Cornell University
'Chaperone' compounds offer new approach to Alzheimer's treatment

( Columbia University Medical Center ) A team of researchers from Columbia University Medical Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Brandeis... ...

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LONDON: Satellite imagery can be used to predict which volcanoes are most likely to erupt, scientists have found. Volcano deformation and, in... ...

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International Seminar on Indian Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy and Centre for International Academics, University of Kerala, will jointly organise an international seminar on... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/thiruvananthapuram/International-Seminar-on-Indian-Philosophy/2014/04/20/article2178351.ece
UI named mentoring center for minority graduate students

BY GARY GALLUZZO $1.2 million award from Sloan Foundation establishes UI as one of only five centers in nation The University of Iowa has... ...

http://www.universitiesnews.com/2014/04/19/ui-named-mentoring-center-for-minority-graduate-students/
On the fringes of the human mind

A study found that a significant number of people labelled vegetative have some degree of consciousness. People with severe brain injuries... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/world/world-others/on-the-fringes-of-the-human-mind/

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