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Former DMK minister arrested in land grabbing case

Former Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam minister M P Swaminathan was on Monday arrested at Tirupur near Coimbatore in connection with a land grabbing case, police said. The former highways minister was......

MS Swaminathan supports Naidu's hunger strike

Rajya Sabha member and chairman of the Swaminathan Foundation, M S Swaminathan, on Friday extended his support to Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu's indefinite hunger strike but......

Canada varsity honours Green Revolution pioneer

Dr M S Swaminathan, who was among the scientists instrumental in heralding India's Green Revolution, will be conferred with an honourary degree by the University of Alberta, Edmonton, on October 7.......

Swaminathan nominated to Rajya Sabha

Father of India's first green revolution and noted agriculture scientist M S Swaminathan has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of Parliament.Swaminathan, 81, till recently the......

Spotted! Suresh with George Bush

Reader Balaji Swaminathan sends us this picture of his brother Suresh with United States President George W Bush. 'This picture was taken during Bush's presidential election campaign way back in......

'Walmart contributes to increase in poverty'

Foreign direct investment fetish helps a tiny (powerful) minority in our country, says Hema Swaminathan, Assistant Professor, Centre for Public Policy, Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore.......

Why did the economy go back to the 1991 position?

As the heat over foreign direct investment in retail rises, not only the opposition parties but people like Swaminathan Gurumurthy, Convenor of Swadeshi Jaagran Manch, are also fiercely against the......

The success story of a serial entrepreneur

Swaminathan K, an alumnus of IIM-B, can be described as a serial entrepreneur who started young; in fact, from his school days. Identifying problems and solving them through his innovative......

Why India will never see a 2nd Green Revolution

Forty years ago Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan helped rescue the world from growing famine and a deepening gloom over the future of food supplies. Today, public policy projects itself as......

High prices man-made: Swaminathan

Noted argiculture scientist M S Swaminathan said on Friday the current rise in food inflation is likely to persist for some time in urban India and described price rise as "man-made"."High food......

"I want to write Rajnikant's biography..."

Roopa Swaminathan, author of the National Award-winning book, Star Dust, Vignettes from the fringes of the Film Industry, calls herself a hardcore Mumbaiite who loves cinema and grew up watching......

Review: Moodar Koodam is hilarious

Comedy and satire are beautifully interwoven in Moodar Koodam with excellent support from the cast, opines S Saraswathi. The enthusiastic response of audiences to films such as......

Review: 3's music is more than Kolaveri Di

Pavithra Srinivasan feels composer Anirudh has come up with an interesting collection of songs in the Tamil film, 3.The most eagerly anticipated music album of the year is probably R K Productions......

Review: Mayakkam Enna is worth a watch

Pavithra Srinivasan feels Mayakkam Enna has a brilliant first half but the film loosesthe steam in the second half Some of the best parts of director Selvaraghavan's Mayakkam Enna, are vivid......

Half point for Sowmya against top seed Tiviakov

Pune based Woman Grandmaster Sowmya Swaminathan snatched half a point against top seed Grandmaster Sergei Tiviakov of The Netherlands in an exciting third round game in the Apollo Engineering......

Humpy, Harika in second round of World Championship

Koneru Humpy effortlessly defeated Denise Frick of South Africa while D Harika outplayed compatriot Soumya Swaminathan to move to the second round of the women's World Chess Championship, in Khanty......

One plus two equals fiasco

Hey, all.Subsequent to writing that piece on the Challenger, I saw, on Rediff, a thoughtful piece by R Swaminathan-- Swami, as we know him-- on the marketing of the event.Coincidentally, two of the......

Chess: Abhijeet Gupta wins Commonwealth Championship

Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta won the Commonwealth Chess Championship after settling for a draw with Indian national title holder G Akash in the 11th and final round......

Abhijeet gets silver, bronze for Tania at Chess Olympiad

Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta won a silver by pocketing seven points out of nine games while Tania Sachdev turned out to be the best woman performer for India with a bronze medal in the Chess......
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Q. Wings of Fire' and 'Ignited Minds' books are authored by which Indian scientist ? (A) H.G.Khurana(B) M.S.Swaminathan(C) A.P.J.Abdul Kalam(D) S.Chandrasekhar
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How biofortification can fight hunger

The goal of complete elimination of hun­ger envisaged by the UN secretary general Ban Ki Moon is to be achieved by the year 2025. This is a... ...

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Dissapointed farmers threaten to use NOTA option in LS polls

Home> News > karnataka-news Mysore, Apr 16 : A section of farmers in Mysore region has decided to exercise the 'None of the above' (NOTA) option... ...

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International Paper inaugurates Casuarina clonal propagation centre

International Paper APPM Limited (IP-APPM), a group company of the US-based International Paper in India, today announced the inauguration of... ...

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The new fix list for China

R. Swaminathan 16 April 2014 In popular perception, China is an unstoppable juggernaut setting new world... ...

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IIT Kharagpur wins CIMA India Global Business Challenge 2014

Seven teams from four regions of the country participated in the finale representing their respective regions. Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi;... ...

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