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Indian-origin Nobel laureate to head prestigious UK science society

India-born Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan has been confirmed as president elect of Britain’s prestigious Royal Society. The result of a ballot held by the fellowship was......

Seven Indian Americans awarded for cancer research

The Society of Asian American Scientists in Cancer Research last month presented awards to seven doctors for their outstanding contributions to cancer research. The awards were presented by Rajvir......

Indian engineer elected to top UK science body

Last Thursday, May 14, India-born engineering Professor Thomas Kailath, was elected as a Foreign Member of the Royal Society (United Kingdom) for his efforts in engineering, which the society says......

Amit Mistry wins Congressional science fellowship

Amit Mistry, an alumnus of Rice University, has been selected as the Materials Research Society/Optical Society of America Congressional Science and Engineering Fellow for 2008-2009. The......

Indian-American wins Intel Science award

Intel Corporation and the Society for Science & the Public awarded the top 10 college scholarship awards for the Intel Science Talent Search at a banquet in Washington, DC on Tuesday.The first......

IBM turns 100! Here are its icons of progress

IBM turned 100 years on June 16, 2011. The IT giant has played a leading role in transforming business, science and society in these 100 years. From investing in a research lab during the Great......

An e-bike venture that caught Ratan Tata's eye

Hemlatha Annamalai and P Bala's Ampere Vehicles makes e-vehicles in Coimbatore. Do they have a strong business case? Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, is a venerable name in the world of......

Nilekani comes up with a 'Genie'

EkStep to offer android app-based solutions to help children solve learning problemsIt all started on June 15 last year during a small meeting at the house of Nandan Nilekani, who had just returned......

No invention, earth shaking idea from India in 60 years: Murthy

In a blunt message, IT czar N R Narayana Murthy on Wednesday said India has failed to generate even a single "earth-shaking" invention in the past 60 years that could become a household name......

Design smart cities for India without copying the West

The most efficient utility for our smart cities will be about smart design, writes Sunita Narain.  Smart cities will work only if we can reinvent the very idea of urban growth.  Smart......

Deepika, Katrina, Esha: Bollywood's SEXIEST calendar girls!

Did your favourite Bollywood star start out as a calendar model too? Find out!Madhur Bhandarkar, who has explored dark themes set in glossy backdrops of films, fashion and high society, is busy......

Classic revisited: Amitabh Bachchan's underrated Saudagar

In this special series, we re-visit great Hindi film classics. Today, we look back at Amitabh Bachchan and Nutan's 1973 film Saudagar. Image: Nutan and Amitabh Bachchan in Saudagar. In 1973,......

Divergent Contest: Win COOL Prizes!

Divergent is all set to premiere on television this weekend. It will be telecast on April 26, 9 pm, on Sony Pix. Starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Maggie Q, Kate Winslet,......

The State has no right to give us lessons in Indian values

'If the government is really bothered about saving Indian culture, then stop the culture of rape, stop the culture of corruption, stop the culture of goondaism, stop the culture of burning......

Review: PK, a mixed bag of spunk and sentimentality

When PK works, it does with great merit. When it does not, it sermonises, says Sukanya Verma. Among showmen and whiz kids, game changers and auteurs resides a genial filmmaker, a fairy......
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Text of PM's address at "Samvad"- Global Hindu-Buddhist Initiative

New Delhi, Thu, 03 Sep 2015 NI Wire on Conflict Avoidance and Environment Consciousness Most Venerable Sayadaw Dr. Asin Nyanissara,... ...

http://www.newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/2015/9/3/1-Text-of-PMs-address-at-Samvad-Global-Hindu-Buddhist-Initiative.html
More men with breast cancer opt for double mastectomies, study says

Representational Image. (Picture Courtesy: AP) Researchers cautioned that this mastectomy is not always needed Recent studies show that more men... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/life-and-style/more-men-breast-cancer-opt-double-mastectomies-study-says-877
Animals, not catastrophe, caused first mass extinction

NEW YORK: The rise of early animals, not meteorite impacts or volcanic eruptions, led to the world's first known mass extinction, which took place... ...

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Mythology is basis of all science fiction says French author Pierre Bordage

The relationship of mythology to Science Fiction is close and deep, but not always... New Delhi: Post a third world war while Europe is devastated... ...

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National Nutrition Week — This Sania is a role model for village kids

LUCKNOW: Everyone in Gaura, a village about 30 kilometers from the state capital, wants their child to be like Sania. But, this Sania is not the... ...

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