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Amartya Sen receives Humanities Award from Obama

Amartya Sen, economist and a Nobel Prize winner in economics, has been felicitated with the National Medals of Arts and Humanities Award by United States President Barack Obama at a glittering......

Obama to felicitate Amartya Sen

United States President Barack Obama would felicitate India-born Nobel laureate Amartya Sen with the 2011 National Humanities Medal, along with others, the White House announced on Saturday. The......

A gold medal for the Tibetan cause?

As the 17th National Congress of the Communist Party of China gears up to its grand finale, another show, in another Congress, is being enacted, onCapitol Hill in Washington DC.The Dalai Lama is......

For cleaner air, Bush honours Indian American

United States President George W Bush has conferred the Science & Technology National medalon Indian American Hiren S Gandhi for his pioneering work in automative technology to improve......

Speedy justice still a distant dream: Chief Justice of India

Chief Justice of India Justice T S Thakur on Saturday said that "corresponding upgradation" of judiciary was a must to face the challenges of emerging social and economic scenario and observed that......

Swan Telecom's Shahid Balwa sent to Tihar jail

Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa, arrested for his alleged involvement in the 2G spectrum scam along with former telecom minister A Raja, was today sent to Tihar Jail after a Delhi court......

NREGS: 60% rise in funding possible

The government's biggest welfare programme could see an almost 60 per cent increase in funding. The forthcoming Budget is likely to make a provision of Rs 64,000 crore (Rs 640 billion) for the......

Need to produce world-class human resource: Prez

President Pratibha Patil asked educational institutions in India on Friday to rise to the challenge of producing world-class human resource to meet the requirements of a globalised world where......

World's most prosperous nations: India at 88

India has slipped 10 places to the 88th spot, way below China, in the World Prosperity Index due to poor healthcare and education systems coupled with a weak entrepreneurial infrastructure. China......

How Bt brinjal can kill Indian agriculture

Dr Shiv Chopra, the 75-year-old, Canada-based microbiologist and well known human rights activist, was in India recently in connection with the release of his latest book, Corrupt To The Core -......

A double-edged dagger from Marathi cinema

Marathi cinema is undergoing a dramatic metamorphosis. In recent years, it is not only the number of films produced that have seen a rise. Many of these films are being appreciated for their......

'My film's sequel will be bigger than Avatar'

Love Charger (or Charzerr) exploded on the scene last year, and has become somewhat of a cult now – the chubby arms raised high in the air, the falsetto that nearly knocks you out, the......

Did Bipasha and John really break up?

The Twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. The media was buzzing with the Bipasha Basu-John......

Venkatesh completes 25 years Telugu cinema

Get your low down on what's happening in the Telugu film industry, right here! 'Victory' Venkatesh enters the silver jubilee year in filmdom and continues to don the actor's cap though he has been......

Bindra, Jwala slam Shobhaa De for mocking India's athletes in Rio

IMAGE: Beijing Olympics gold medalist Abhinav Bindra leads the Indian contingent at the Parade of Nations during the Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympics at Maracana Stadium. Photograph: Clive......

Why India is doing badly at the Olympics

'It is not the external world that is stopping Indians from winning medals. It is our culture,' says Aakar Patel. IMAGE: And there goes another Indian medal :((( Uzbekistan's Bektemir Melikuziev......

Gay athletes at Rio Games bring hope to LGBT cause in Brazil

IMAGE: Rugby player Isadora Cerullo (BRA) of Brazil kisses Marjorie, a volunteer, after receiving her wedding proposal on the sidelines of the women's rugby medal ceremony at the Rio Games on......

Narsingh Yadav will be tested after Aug 19 bouts: Coach

IMAGE: Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav. Photograph: PTI. Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav has no further hurdle in his path for his 74kg freestyle bout on August 19 as his coach said he......

Russia sees politics behind Paralympics ban, vows to appeal

Russia blamed politics for a decision to bar its Paralympians from next month's Rio Games because of a state-sponsored doping programme, saying on Monday it would take legal measures to try to......
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Thanks Piers Morgan, but two-medal India will celebrate Rio 2016 Olympics for PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik

New Delhi: Small or big, life should be celebrated. That's what India did when PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik returned victorious from Brazil. Then... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/sports/rio-olympics-2016/thanks-piers-morgan-but-two-medal-india-will-celebrate-pv-sindhu-sakshi-malik_1922189.html
A silver lining in our Rio performance

The fact is, India's actually got better at the Olympics since the turn of the century, going beyond its traditional strengths Technology and... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/opinion/a-silver-lining-in-our-rio-performance/article9026727.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Uncles versus athletes

Men who haven't got one athletic muscle in their bodies are leaping to appropriate credit for our shining stars, weighing them down with... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/columns/columnists/anuvab-pal/Uncles-versus-athletes/articleshow/53831909.cms
Olympics 2016 came at a high price for Rio de Janeiro, an enchanting city of jarring inequality

"I am absolutely convinced that history will talk of the Rio de Janeiro before the Games and the much better Rio de Janeiro after the Olympic... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/sports/olympics-2016-came-at-a-high-price-for-rio-de-janeiro-an-enchanting-city-of-jarring-inequality-2973946.html
Unveiling of Medals and countdown to Airtel Hyderabad Marathon

o Unveiling Corporate Trophy for largest corporate participant o Over 50 music bands & entertainment to encourage runners o Total number of... ...

http://www.pocketnewsalert.com/2016/08/Unveiling-of--Medals-and-countdown-to-Airtel-Hyderabad-Marathon.html

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