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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......

California prof gets National Science Award

Dr Sabeeha Merchanthas won the prestigious 2005 Gilbert Morgan Smith Medal awarded by the National Academy of Sciences. Merchant is a professor of biochemistry at the department of chemistry and......

US Surgeon General Vivek H Murthy, India Abroad Person of the Year 2014

The India Abroad Person of the Year Awards, held at the National Museum of the American Indian in New York City on Friday June 12, honoured 14 achievers in seven categories. Image: US Surgeon......

'A house divided against itself'

Lincoln measured his words against the fate of a nation. But they may find themselves apropos to one family as well. The Bharat Ratna conferred on Madan Mohan Malaviya has exposed the frictions......

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman passes away

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman, who immortalised the hapless 'Common Man' with his devastating swipes at politicians but without malice, died here today at a private hospital at the age of 94 after......

Buying a health cover? Read the fine print

Parag Desai, 41, needs to renew his family health insurance policy. On going through his policy details, he notices the maximum renewal age offered by his insurer was 60 years. He isn't sure if......

The stunning Maruti Kizashi is here, at Rs 16.5 lakh!

Maruti Suzuki India Limited, the country's largest car manufacturer, on Wednesday unveiled its luxurious and sporty sedan, Kizashi, at an introductory price of Rs 16.5 lakh (Rs 1.65 million) for......

ONGC is Asia's no. 1 oil co, pips China's Cnooc

India's Oil and Natural Gas Corporation has beaten Chinese rival Cnooc to become Asia's top oil and gas exploration and production company. Under the stewardship of R S Sharma, ONGC climbed three......

How India can ring in a telecom revolution

The rollout of telecom services has been phenomenal over the past few years. Tele-density has shot up from around 9 per cent in 2005 to 57 per cent in August 2010, with more than 15 million mobile......

Flying car is here! Here's what it looks like

If you are dreaming of a car that can also fly in case of traffic jams, it could soon come true as the United States aviation authority has given its green signal for the commercial production of......

'Some Censor Board members are misusing their authority. It shames me'

'We don’t want to interfere in the running of the CBFC' 'Motives of people taking up issues may not be reflective of the certification process in the CBFC. Their motive may be......

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......

Going all out for Housefull

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Deepika Padukone and Jiah Khan were spotted at a promotional event of their movie Housefull in Mumbai on Thursday. The movie releases all......

Genelia signs Kannada film, Upendra, a Telugu one

Noted lyricist and filmmaker P Bhaskaran is no more. He died at the age of 83 on February 25.Malayalis continue to sing his songs, which were known for its poetic elegance. Born on April 21, 1924......

'Saina is a medal hope at the Olympics'

To say his repertoire is impressive istantamount to stating the obvious. Nine straight National titles, a Commonwealth Games gold medal (1978), the honour of being the first Indian to win the......

Wrote letter to AIBA to save Sarita's career: Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar said the whole idea behind his writing a letter to world boxing body AIBA was to save woman boxer L Sarita Devi's career from ending abruptly after the Asian Games controversy in......

Gun-toting Zen master Bindra seeks first Asian Games gold

Abhinav Bindra of India. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images His impressive record notwithstanding, the uncertainties of modern sport leave Abhinav Bindra no guarantee of a first Asian Games gold in......

Incheon ready to showcase cream of Asian sports

Rejepgeldy Nurmammedow (right), Head of Government of Ashghabat city, Turkmenistan, the next host city of Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games waves OCA flag with other delegates. Photograph: Chung......

High stakes for Putin at costly Sochi Games

The Sochi Winter Olympics are meant to be Vladimir Putin's crowning achievement as Russian leader but are in danger of becoming a symbol of his country's problems. When the Games open with great......
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Rooks meet hooks, 64 squares in the middle of a ring

90 contestants took part in the Senior National Chess Boxing in Kolkata . They play a round of chess then remove their thinking cap to pull on a... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/sport-others/rooks-meet-hooks-64-squares-in-the-middle-of-a-ring/
Dr. Achyuta Samanta Receives Top Civilian Honour of Bahrain

/PRNewswire/ -- KIIT & KISS Founder, Dr. Achyuta Samanta Receives Top Civilian Award of Bahrain , Which Includes Certificate, Gold Medal and $1... ...

http://www.prnewswire.co.in/news-releases/dr-achyuta-samanta-receives-top-civilian-honour-of-bahrain-510913911.html
Observing and Witnessing

`Thank you for the tragedy, I need it for my art.` Music lovers of the1980s and 1990s generation will remember the disdain in this statement by... ...

http://kanglaonline.com/2015/06/observing-and-witnessing/
Sarita Devi

Sarita Devi Calcutta: The Incheon memories may still be fresh, but L Sarita Devi refuses to dwell on them. Instead, she is thankful for the way... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150628/jsp/sports/story_28305.jsp
When Art Put Up a Fight Against Evil

After receiving a silver medal for my work War Guernica Reoccurs at the Florence International Biennale of Contemporary Art 2003, I went to... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/When-Art-Put-Up-a-Fight-Against-Evil/2015/06/27/article2886150.ece

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