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Indian chosen for prestigious scientists' body

Dr Sangeeta N Bhatia, director, Laboratory for Multiscale Regenerative Technologies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has been chosen to the newest class of the prestigious Howard......

Flying carpet? Yes, IIT alumnus almost makes it!

An Indian Institute of Technology-Chennai (IIT) alumnus has come up with instructions on how to make a flying carpet, just like the one in Walt Disney's creation 'The Arabian......

No Indian varsity among world's top 200 univs

No Indian varsities, including the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology, figure among world's top 200 universities this year while six Chinese universities were listed, signalling the rapid......

It's an incredible win, but victors must show humility

'They must bow their head before the people's might and start their work immediately. Now nothing can help them, but a show of sincerity and a life without cosmetic frills.' 'They don't have any......

Jalna candidate has an amazing story

From being forced to work as a construction labourer after his family lost their home in a slum demolition drive to making his way to Harvard and then work for the US government, Deelip Mhaske......

Harvard, MIT launch initiative to offer free online courses

Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology have joined hands to launch an ambitious $60 million initiative under which they will offer free online courses to students, a......

Sibal allays fears of faculty exodus from IITs

HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday sought to dispel fears about faculties of Indian Institutes of Technology joining foreign institutes after they set shop in India, saying the teachers are......

IITians gush over Nohria's appointment as HBS dean

The sense of pride and utter joy by some high profile Indian American alumni of the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, that one of their own Nitin Nohria, had been appointed the new dean of......

Yale, Harvard, MIT buy Sibal's plan

Ivy League colleges-- Yale, Harvard, Princeton and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology-- have approached the ministry of human resources development to collaborate in the proposed Innovation......

MIT, India pact to launch health science institute

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Indian government's Department of Biotechnology recently launched a partnership that will result in the creation of a new Translational Health......

When Bollywood stars adopted

He may not have married but he may just make a great father. In keeping with his paternal instincts, Karan Johar will soon adopt a kid and become a sort of kunwara baap. Brownie points for such a......

Bollywood prays for Japan

Twitter is a busy world, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day.Japan's earthquake-tsunami tragedy hasn't gone unnoticed in tinsel town; the......

Elizabeth Hurley is Wonder Woman villain

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here!Elizabeth Hurley has landed a villainous role on the new Wonder Woman TV pilot. The 45-year-old, who has been in the......

Krishnan's getting married!

After winning hearts with his 'love story', Kannada industry's on screen Krishna, Ajay Rao, is now gearing up to share his 'marriage story'. Ajay has signed a film titled Krishnan Marriage Story.......

Angelina Jolie meets Pak flood victims

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Hollywood star Angelina Jolie, who recently donated USD 100,000 for victims of Pakistan's devastating floods, on......

Images: Bangladesh rally to shock England

Bangladesh relied on their tail-enders to return from the dead and pull off a sensational two-wicket upset victory over England in a World Cup Group B match to keep their quarter-final hopes alive......

World Cup buzz? No sign yet in Mumbai or Delhi

Cricket's biggest showpiece, the World Cup final, will be staged in India's financial capital Mumbai in little over six weeks but the sport-crazy citizens and casual visitors were hard-pressed to......

Narang is 'King' of the Delhi Games

India finished second in the final pecking order, with more than 100 medals, as the curtain came down on the Commonwealth Games, on Thursday. A record medal haul of 38 gold, 27 silver and 36......

One last major chance for wounded Tiger in 2010

Betrayed by his renowned clutch putting and winless in his first seven PGA Tour starts this year, Tiger Woods is desperate to move out of unfamiliar and decidedly uncomfortable territory. As......

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Q. Identify the person : Subramanya Samy
:  A. DR. SUBRAMANIAN SWAMY (B. 15 SEPTEMBER 1939 AT CHENNAI, SOMETIMES SPELT ASSUBRAMANIAM SWAMY) IS A POLITICIAN FROM INDIA. HE IS ALSO A TRAINED...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/identify-the-person--subramanya-samy//answers/16727400

hitler
Q. Why India is becoming a destination for many foreign students especially from Iran, Gulf countries, Africa etc for courses like engineering, medicine, dentistry etc? Is it the easy admission available in India by paying huge capitation fee for these courses? Your views?
Hitler :  A. The two most preferred destination for higher studies in asia is Indian and China. India has advantage over China when it comes to language.Public...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-india-is-becoming-a-destination-for-many-foreign-student/16727315/answers/16625073

Good Citizen
Q. academic achievements are brand savvy these days...the degree and the institution is of more relevance than the education...does it help us produce truly educated citizens?
Good Citizen:  A. There is a basic loophole in the aim of our whole middle class and their motive for getting educated Shintsie. There is one thing which we all can...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/academic-achievements-are-brand-savvy-these-days...the-degre/16621790/answers/13363846

shintsie
Q. When Indian Become US?
Shintsie :  A. "By mid century India could overtake the United States by absolute size," says Jeffrey D Sachs, Special Advisor to the UN Secretary...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-indian-become-us/13312453/answers/8307894

Priya
Q. Can a carpet fly nowadays? if yes, How?
Priya:  A. Yes if we believe some news report of yesterday. "An Indian Institute of Technology-Chennai (IIT) alumnus has come up with instructions on how to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-a-carpet-fly-nowadays-if-yes-how/8307772/answers/5474996

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Jairam Ramesh, MP, Andhra Pradesh and former Minister of Environment and Forests, reinforced the need for compliance at the Economic Growth and Environmental Protection through Evidence-Based Policy

New Delhi: India's government faces a daunting challenge: how to meet the constitutional right of citizens to a clean environment without... ...

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/PRNewswire/ --Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), the world's authority for chemical information, announced today the 2014 SciFinder Future Leaders... ...

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Faculty crème de la crème for Nalanda

Nalanda, July 30: Nalanda University has completed the faculty recruitment process for its first academic programme from September. Most of the... ...

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Enter the MOOCs

There is an air of excitement around today, as there was in 1995. At that time it was the appearance of the first web browser and what it portended... ...

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Four Critical Questions About the Indian Budget

http://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2014/07/16/four-critical-questions-about-the-indian-budget/ Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first budget is... ...

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