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B P Agrawal wins prestigious MIT award

Social entrepreneur Dr Bhagwati P Agrawal, founder and executive director of the nonprofit Sustainable Innovations, has received the $ 100,000 Lemelson-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Award......

Sonal Shah to head Obama's social innovation team

Sonal Shah, former head of global development at Google.org, has been appointed as the head of the new White House Office of Social Innovation, the Chronicle of Philantrophy,a non-profit newspaper......

I too became a TV talking head!

'Soon enough, we were out shouted. The journalist had a multiple agenda -- he berated the Government, the bureaucracy in general and the UPSC system that selected them.' Ambassador B S Prakash......

Beating the BJP in Delhi is doable for AAP

The AAP has no money; no big business houses to provide unlimited funds. Its posters and slogans will not find space on television and in newspapers; it will also have to face the prejudice in a......

India honours its most talented and bravest kids

With a medal, a commemoration letter and a pat of encouragement on their shoulders, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday handed the National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement to 20 talented......

India needs technological and social innovations: Ramadorai

India needs to unleash technological and social innovations that can usher in a new developmental model the world has not seen before, TCS Vice-Chairman S Ramadorai said. "We need technological and......

Twitter to take India election innovations global

US social networking company Twitter is planning to replicate parts of its India election strategy across countries that go to polls this year, after it emerged as a key tool for politicians and......

Here's how you can combine innovation with a social cause

There is good news for Kolkata and maybe, eventually, the rest of urban India too. A report says that a Danish firm has designed a cart for food hawkers -- there are 1.25 lakh of them in the city......

Villgro for rural social entrepreneurs!

When rediff.com met Paul Basil in 2004, he was running RIN (Rural Innovation Network), which he had started in 2001, with just three people and Rs 20 lakh (Rs 2 million). RIN promoted rural......

Indian solar group wins top UK award

D. light Design, an Indian social enterprise that brings innovative solar lanterns to many people across India and other developing countries, has won the top Gold Award at the Ashden Awards for......

PIX: Guy Ritchie, Hugh Grant's Halloween looks will crack you up!

Just how innovative are these costumes!It's Halloween time and the Hollywood hotshots didn't disappoint us this year too.While making appearances at social dos, we caught several A-listers......

  People speak for office of social innovation

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Q. 2010/1 - LIFE: \Is life really tough as it appears to us or is it our own attitude towards life that makes it tough for us? \Please elucidate your answer and thoughts comprehensively.
:  A. GOod comrade.....There are 2 aspects which make life what it is. The first is your HEART (ala your ability to take a beating and move forward) and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/20101---life-is-life-really-tough-as-it-appears-to-us-or-is-//answers/16683927

Omega
Q. whatis the full form of isi
Omega:  A. Information Sciences Institute (at USC) Institute for Scientific Information International Statistical Institute Inter-Symbol Interference...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whatis-the-full-form-of-isi/16513870/answers/16479000

monty dhyani
Q. What Are really the Top 30 Innovations of the Last 30 Years?
Monty Dhyani:  A. Fiber optics Open source software Biofuels Mobile phones Microfinance Photovoltaic cells Anti-retroviral AIDS treatment LCDs Bar codes E-mail Media...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-really-the-top-30-innovations-of-the-last-30-years/16478958/answers/15802272

anantharaman
Q. How learning Bharat Natayam Dance can help anybody get rid of mosquito menance ?
Anantharaman :  A. Legal : Legal authorities have welcomed with their naked body (is it in synonymous to open heart? to be clarified from the questioner). Judges are...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-learning-bharat-natayam-dance-can-help-anybody-get-rid-o/15802218/answers/14000475

Lucky
Q. Malegaon blast Hindu Terrorists should Be hanged?
Lucky :  A. Even if it is assumed that Pragya singh and others including ex-army personnel were involved in Malagaon Blast ,she and her team should be praised...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/malegaon-blast-hindu-terrorists-should-be-hanged/13998765/answers/11515044

  Web results for Office Of Social Innovation
Kotak Mahindra Bank's Deepak Sharma on new payment services, security and convenience, and mobile banking

Kotak Mahindra Bank last month launched KayPay, a payment solution which uses Facebook credentials, to transfer money to people without needing to... ...

http://www.medianama.com/2014/11/223-kotak-mahindra-banks-deepak-sharma-on-new-payment-services-security-and-convenience-and-mobile-banking/
Tablet Market Registers Strong Growth

Tablet market in India started on a lower note because of Bureau of India Standards (BIS) compliance requirements, which seemed to have settled... ...

http://www.businessworld.in/news/science-and-technology/gadgets/tablet-market-registers-strong-growth/1643731/page-1.html
Lumax Industries Ltd celebrates Silver Jubilee at BSE and 30 years of strong partnership with Stanley Electric Co Ltd

Mumbai : Lumax Industries Limited, the flagship company of the USD 400 mn DK Jain Group, marked its silver jubilee milestone of listing on the... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2014/11/28/lumax-industries-ltd-celebrates-silver-jubilee-at-bse-and-30-years-of-strong-partnership-with-stanley-electric-co-ltd/
Browns Restaurant Group Opens First Restaurant in Eastern Canada

From the Wires New corporate flagship location sets stage for Eastern expansion Nov. 28, 2014 08:30 AM OAKVILLE, ONTARIO --... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3244206
The Chemistry Between CSR and PR

PRWeb 2014-11-28 CSR and PR are said to be two distinct business practices with no scientific connection. LSM introduces a whitepaper that tells... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=332447

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