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Emma 'Hermione' Watson's POWERFUL message for YOU

Actress and United Nations Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson gave a powerful speech on gender equality at the UN on September 20, helping to launch her new initiative, HeForShe.The hit Harry......

PIX: Aishwarya Rai is the new UNAIDS goodwill ambassador

Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the newly appointed United Nations goodwill ambassador for Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, says she does not want to be just a 'poster girl'......

Sachin named UNEP's Goodwill Ambassador

Ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was Thursday named a Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations Environment Programme.Tendulkar will use his massive global popularity to raise awareness and harness......

Anjelina Jolie visits Afghan refugees

Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations High Commission for Refugees Angelina Jolie (right) visited the Kacha Ghari Repatriation Centre outside Peshawar on Thursday.Oscar winning US actress......

Big B becomes UNICEF ambassador

Superstar Amitabh Bachchan on Friday became the latest goodwill ambassador of the United Nations' Children's Fund."I am extremely pleased to accept this responsibility. I hope that by adding my......

India's prescription to improve trade with Afganisthan

"The announcement by India last year to allow duty-free export of all items into the country by Least Developed Countries (LDCs) of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is......

From Copenhagen to Mexico: The cycle continues

After failing at Copenhagen, we pinned our hopes on Mexico City; in Mexico, we'll look for some place else, writes Barun Roy. Full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. That's how the 2009 United......

5 Ways to Make India Inc Great

Arindam Banerji's strategic plan to make corporate India and the Indian nation forces to reckon with globally. The concludingsegmentof a three-part series.Part I: India Inc: What Next?Part II:......

PIX: Aishwarya visits hospital on World AIDS Day

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who was recently apppointed the goodwill ambassador for the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, paid a visit to the Sion hospital, in Mumbai, on World AIDS......

Big B to be UNICEF ambassador

Amitabh Bachchan will be formally nominated as a United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund Goodwill Ambassador on April 14.He will be nominated by the UNICEF executive director at the......

Odd, curious, heartwarming: What Bollywood tweeted in 2014

From odd to heartwarming, the best of Twitter conversations in 2014.From Supreme Court allowing women to work as make-up artists in Bollywood to Mallika Sherawat talking about women's......

Vikram is the youth envoy of UN Habitat

Catch the action in the Tamil film industry right here! Tamil actor Vikram has been selected as the Youth Envoy for the UN Habitat (United Nations Human Settlement Programme). Out of the four......

Angelina Jolie to adopt child from Haiti?

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Angelina Jolie made a secret visit to the quake-ravaged Haiti and it is rumoured that she is all set to adopt a......

Ronaldo, Zidane to play UN charity match

World champion footballers and United Nations Goodwill Ambassadors Ronaldo and Zindine Zidane have announced that the 8th Annual Match Against Poverty will raise funds for the nearly 25 million......

Federer named UNICEF Ambassador

World number one Roger Federer on Monday was appointed Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF, the United Nations Children's Fund.Federer follows in a tradition of high profile figures, including soccer......

'Yes, it is difficult to be a Sania Mirza in this country'

Sania Mirza during a promotional event in Mumbai. Photograph: Pradeep Bandekar She might be one of the most sought-after sportspersons in India but tennis ace Sania Mirza says "it's......

Japan crisis: Sportspersons lend their support

Maria Sharapova's focus on the Indian Wells WTA tournament has been distracted as she keeps a close watch on Japan's struggles to recover from last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami.......

Clijsters named WTA player of the year again

Belgian Kim Clijsters sealed a glittering comeback with the Women's Tennis Association award for player of the year and swiftly paid tribute to her fellow competitors, the WTA announced on......

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Q. which Tennis player was appointed its ambassador for Development Programme by UNOin 2007?
Sgk:  A. New YorkThe campaign against global poverty just got glam. The beautiful face that graced last month's cover of Teen Vogue was just appointed a...... more

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Q. Why the people are mad after ther the stars when it is very clear that even the top stars like Amitabh Bachhan has done nothing for the society. He is mere a worker who gets his money for the work he renders.
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. His International honours and recognitionsIn July of 1999, Amitabh Bachchan was named the "Greatest Star of the Millennium" by BBC online poll...... more

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Q. Which club did Zinedine Zidane last play for?
Manmohan Jha:  A. Football legends Ronaldo and Zindine Zidane are inviting some of the worlds top players to join them in an all-star line-up for the fourth Match...... more

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The US-India roller coaster has, once again, reached its zenith

The new equation between 'Namo' and 'Barack' may well 'convert a good start into lasting progress,' says Ambassador T P Sreenivasan. When Air Force... ...

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Here's what Obama will do on Day 1 of India visit

nited States President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama were accorded a red carpet welcome upon their arrival in New Delhi for a... ...

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Emma Watson Speaks at the UN; Top Footwear From the Star

0 Emma Watson continues to impress not just on the red carpet, but as she embraces her role as a goodwill ambassador for the United... ...

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Intangibles and deliverables

When they meet, the core challenge before Narendra Modi and Barack Obama will be how best to harness their personal and national goodwill towards... ...

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UN Women launches HeForShe IMPACT 10X10X10 Initiative

DAVOS, Switzerland , Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the World Economic Forum in Davos today, UN Women, the United Nations entity... ...

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