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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......

'Dirty war' fought with innovative ways: Army chief on 'human shield' row

'I know what is happening in the CoI. It is being finalised. What do we punish him (Major Gogoi) for?' 'Should I tell my men to wait and die when people throw stones or petrol bombs at them?' 'Has......

Azim Premji chosen for Carnegie philanthropy medal

Wipro chairman Azim Premji is among the honorees of this year's Carnegie Medal, considered the most prestigious prize in philanthropy, for his efforts to reform India's public school system.......

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......

Nobel for Dylan carpers, go home

'Show me songs that become larger than songs better than Dylan's.' 'Show me words that are like the master key to every human emotion under the sun better than Dylan's.' 'And show me someone who......

'I wanted to understand Dhoni's mind'

Avantika Bhuyan meets the man behind MS Dhoni: The Untold Story. IMAGE: Sushant Singh Rajput in MS Dhoni: The Untold Story It has been two weeks since the trailer of MS Dhoni: The Untold Story......

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......

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......

Check out India's plans to win more medals at next 3 Olympics

- 'We are trying to learn from the Australian and UK models wherein the government spends for sports promotion.' IMAGE: P V Sindhu celebrates after winning the silver medal at the Rio Olympic......

Leander Paes on dealing with jealous competitors and personal life issues

'There are some competitors out there, who are highly jealous of what I have achieved. Instead of working hard, to achieve it themselves, they realise, they can't to that quantum, so hence, let's......

Sindhu: This is just the beginning; there is a lot more to come

'Before the start of the Olympics I did not think I would make it to the final and win a medal.''I just thought of going there and giving my best, taking one match at a time.'P V Sindhu tells......

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......
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Full text of President Ram Nath Kovind's speech to the nation

Dear Fellow Citizens engaged in the task of nation building, My greetings to you as we complete 70 years of our Independence Our country will be... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-independence-day-2017-full-text-of-president-ram-nath-kovind-s-speech-to-the-nation-2529829
Draft national education policy to be finalized from Bengaluru

The draft of the national education policy will be given a final shape by a committee headed by eminent space scientist K Kasturirangan from... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/627900/draft-national-education-policy-finalized.html
Sonu Nigam pledges Rs. 5 lakhs to braveheart bus driver who drove Amarnath Yatra terror attack victims to safety

The beginning of this week turned out to be tragic when pilgrims were attacked at the Amarnath Yatra on Monday (July 10) evening. The attack that... ...

http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/news/bollywood/sonu-nigam-pledges-rs-5-lakhs-braveheart-bus-driver-drove-amarnath-yatra-terror-attack-victims-safety/
Government constitutes committee to prepare final draft of NEP under scientist Kasturirangan

The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry on Tuesday appointed a new nine-member panel, under the Chairmanship of eminent scientist... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/government-constitutes-committee-to-prepare-final-draft-of-nep-under-scientist-kasturirangan-67465.html
Azim Premji chosen for Carnegie philanthropy medal

Wipro chairman Azim Premji is among the honorees of this year's Carnegie Medal, considered the most prestigious prize in philanthropy, for his... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/azim-premji-chosen-for-carnegie-philanthropy-medal/20170623.htm

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