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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......

'Imagine the signal India would send if it joined the coalition to confront ISIS'

'The US wants Modi to succeed because we want India to succeed. For our part, when India thinks of its partners in the world, we want it to think of the US first. That means positioning our country......

A peek into the first 'langar' on Capitol Hill

Members of the United States Congress break bread to celebrate the contributions of Sikh Americans. Rediff.com’s Aziz Haniffa reports Photograph: Les Talusan/SALDEF In a historic first, the......

Modi's diplomatic talents will be an asset

Secretiveness and the element of surprise in announcing decisions marks the Modi style of diplomacy. From being a voluble politician, he became a reticent statesman... But the diplomatic dance is......

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......

  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

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India-US bilateral trade can reach $1 trillion by 2030

Ahead of the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama later this month, an eminent Indian think-tank has said the... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/india-us-bilateral-trade-can-reach-1-trillion-by-2030/20140916.htm
Air Products Again Recognized for Sustainability Leadership by Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes

Air Products (NYSE:APD) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Monday 15 September 2014 LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. , Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Air... ...

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WebTeam Corporation Is Named Among The ...

The innovation nominated by WebTeam Corporation is geared towards tracking and collecting data pertaining to students activities on various iOS and... ...

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Two Industry First Solutions to Successfully Navigate the Digital Experience

From the Wires Sep. 15, 2014 12:41 PM Keynote , the global leader in mobile and web performance management analytics, today... ...

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Rosetta's Paul Elliott Headlines 2014 NG Retail Summit

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Publicis Groupe customer engagement agency Rosetta today announced that Managing Partner Paul Elliott will... ...

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