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From Spelling Bee to Super Bowl, Indian Americans championed it all

Aziz Haniffa walks through Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation, an exhibition that explores the 'American Dream' as lived by the community stretching far behind the stereotypes such......

Ami Bera and Raj Shah create history, again

In a year of countless accomplishments, India Abroad for the first time chooses two icons as the India Abroad Person of the Year. Monali Sarkar reports from New YorkWith two Indian-American......

Indian American kids create history at Intel competition

The Indian American high school children who were among the 40 finalists in the Intel Science Search competition -- often dubbed the Junior Nobel Prize convention -- may have failed to win any of......

Indian Americans make it big under President Obama

The small Indian-American community -- constituting just about one per cent of the US population -- never had it so good as under the Barack Obama administration, with a record number of community......

Former US first lady Betty Ford dies

Betty Ford, the much-admired wife of late United States President Gerald R Ford and powerful advocate of women's rights and health who helped treat drug and alcohol addicts at her California-based......

In largest-ever US city bankruptcy, cuts coming for Detroit creditors

A federal judge on Tuesday formally declared Detroit bankrupt, a landmark ruling that clears the way for potentially sweeping cuts to city worker pensions and retirement benefits and for steep and......

Asean: Wise to take the culture route

Manmohan Singh faced stiff competition in Singapore. No, not at the East Asia Summit or in meetings with the Asean. But the rival attractions of two imaginative exhibitions on India's past and an......

India's new export: video games

With multiple limbs and each hand wielding a different weapon, the fearsome Indian warrior-goddess Kali is a natural video-game character. And next year, Kali will be coming to game consoles, PCs,......

It's been 50 years since the 'greatest' Ali 'shook the world'

Fifty years ago, an upstart American boxer who later became known as Muhammad Ali ‘shook the world’ when he dethroned Sonny Liston to claim the heavyweight championship of the world in......

'Rich past can help Uruguay in World Cup'

The ball with which Uruguay beat Argentina in the first World Cup final is what first catches the eye on entering the Football Museum at the Centenario stadium in Montevideo. Made up of 36 thick......

Sameer Ahuja helms Sports Museum of America

When New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg formally inaugurated the Sports Museum of America May 7, Sameer Ahuja saw a dream transform into vibrant reality.The nation's first and only interactive,......

Understanding the Australian

Soon after the second Pokhran nuclear tests, the western world was outraged. America was quick to apply sanctions. In an insufficiently recalled incident, a bumptious Australian army official......

China set to become sporting superpower

Perched in Tiananmen square in the centre of Beijing at the top of the steps leading to the Museum of China stands a giant rectangular digital clock.Less than a month after the conclusion of the......

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Q. Who invented the camera mobile phone ?
:  A. The camera phone, like many complex systems, is the result of converging and enabling technologies. There are dozens of relevant patents dating...... more

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Q. which country first introduced ATM cards?
Sudesh :  A. HISTORY OF THE ATM Industry lore traces the earliest cash-dispensing machine to 1939. In 1968, John Shepherd-Baron designed the first automated...... more

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16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame Museum Opens July 19th in Forest Park

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Airlines symbolize nations' hopes or reflect shame

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Today in History

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