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Pak's Bacha Khan varsity briefly reopens; closes indefinitely

Amid tight security and special prayers, Bacha Khan University in northwestern Pakistan on Monday briefly reopened before closing down indefinitely, days after it was attacked by the Taliban,......

Missing Indian American boy's body found

The body of Harsha Maddula, 18, an engineering-pre med student at Northwestern University in Illinois, United States, who was missing since September 22, was recovered from the water in Wilmette......

FBI joins search for missing Indian-American student

The American Federal Bureau of Investigation has joined a search for an Indian-American Northwestern University student reported missing since last week, according to the University police which is......

12 killed, 32 injured as burqa-clad terrorists attack Peshawar college

Burqa-clad Taliban terrorists on Friday stormed an agriculture training institute in Pakistan’s northwestern city of Peshawar and opened indiscriminate fire, killing at least 12 people, half......

Who is Justice Dalveer Bhandari?

India’s nominee to the International Court of Justice Dalveer Bhandari was on Tuesday re-elected to the last seat of the world court after Britain withdrew its candidate from the election.......

Will Americans become poorer?

True rise in US real incomes was actually faster than official statistics imply Robert Gordon of Northwestern University has launched a lively and important debate about the future rate of economic......

Dipak Jain to step down as Kellogg B-school dean

Indian American Dipak Jain will step down as dean of the prestigious Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Illinois, USA, after eight yearson the job. Jain, a renowned......

Big bucks for Indian American professor

Dipak C Jain, dean of Kelloggs School of Management, is the fourth highest paid official in Northwestern University, according to a new study.The survey conducted by The Chronicle for Higher......

India's quest for skills

Ajit Balakrishnan on how Indian society and the polity need to be carried along.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com. A couple of years ago, in a moment of heroic idealism, I volunteered to......

Is the internet all that it's cracked up to be?

Dissenting voices appear over the perception of the internet as a driver of growth, says Ajit Balakrishnan This is not how it is supposed to happen in a country where the internet, smartphones and......

Facebook was his idea!

Divya Narendra was a junior at Harvard University when he and his roommates -- twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss approached another student Marc Zuckerberg to program a social networking site,......

'Aamir thought Peepli Live! was a big joke'

Anusha Rizvi is a former NDTV producer. In her first feature film Peepli Live -- produced by Aamir Khan, two poor, broken down farmers and brothers (Budhia and Natha) are about to lose their family......

Pix: Bollywood ushers in IPL-3

Bollywood was on hand to usher in the third season of the cricket extravaganza known as the Indian Premier League at a pre-IPL launch party in Mumbai on Thursday. The third season kicks of today.......

Farhan and Hrithik's birthday bash

It was a birthday unlike others. Close friends Farhan Akhtar and Hrithik Roshan decided to celebrate their 36th birthday together at a posh lounge in Mumbai's Juhu suburb.......

Study claims Connors the greatest, Federer No 7

A scientist from Northwestern University in Illinois has claimed to have solved the debate over who is the best male tennis player of all time. The disappointing news for disciples of Roger Federer......

Can Serena make tennis comeback after childbirth?

It would be perfectly safe for Serena Williams to continue with rigorous training throughout pregnancy, but how quickly the 35-year-old would return to tournament tennis is uncertain. IMAGE:......

Fitzpatrick wins Open silver medal, praise from Couples

Baby-faced teenager Matthew Fitzpatrick rounded off a dream week on Sunday by claiming the silver medal at the British Open as the leading amateur. The 18-year-old from Sheffield, England finished......

Bhasin earns Asian Tour card

Rahil Gangjee shot a sensational nine-under 63 and zoomed from the brink at 36th place to tied second at the end of the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage in Hua Hin, Thailand on Saturday.......

Day out with Dad to cure tournament goal nerves

A spot of fatherly advice could be just the thing to help Gonzalo Higuain overcome the jitters which marked his World Cup debut.The striker missed two chances he would have put away with his eyes......
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World's smallest wearable device monitors UV exposure

Scientists have developed the world's smallest wearable device - a wafer-thin, feather-light sensor - that can fit on a fingernail and precisely... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/world-s-smallest-wearable-device-monitors-uv-exposure-118011000344_1.html
Wetland rentals for migrating birds

As the worlds population grows, so does demand for land. One upshot is that setting aside big tracts to protect endangered species and carbon-rich... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/652582/wetland-rentals-migrating-birds.html
study

Facial exercises may significantly improve appearance and reduce some visible signs of ageing, a study suggests.Researchers found that a 30-minute... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/facial-exercise-may-help-you-look-more-youthful-study-118010500657_1.html
study

Punishment might not be an effective way to get people to cooperate for the common good, a study has found.Human societies maintain their stability... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/punishment-not-effective-to-make-humans-cooperate-study-117122800350_1.html
Vigorous exercise could delay Parkinson's disease

Three intense workouts a week could slow the progression of Parkinson's disease, according to a study.A team of researchers at Northwestern... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/vigorous-exercise-could-delay-parkinson-s-disease-117121200276_1.html

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