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How tribal factions are causing states across West Asia to unravel

When I was a young lecturer at the University of Oxford’s ChristChurch, the eminent British historian Hugh Trevor-Roper befriended me. In one of our conversations, on being asked......

PIX: Oxford honours 'star shining in the east' Suu Kyi

Paying fulsome tributes, the University of Oxford on Wednesday honoured Myanmar's democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi by presenting her with an honorary doctorate in Civil Law in a traditional ceremony......

Oxford, Vatican libraries to digitise ancient texts

The Bodleian library at the University of Oxford and the Vatican libraries are collaborating on a project to bring ancient texts into the digital era, which will make 1.5 million pages available......

Oxford professor's death: Widow defends NRI academic

The wife of an Oxford University professor found dead in Indian-origin colleague Devinder Sivia's house in Oxfordshire defended him, saying the death was 'not murder' and it must have been a......

Manmohan Singh backs new Oxford school

Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, who is an alumnus of the University of Oxford, has extended his support to the university's new Blavatnik School of Government, which will train graduates in the......

Why India must create its own Bostons and Oxfords

Around the world, universities are the stuff that make great cities. Imagine Boston without Harvard, MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), and the myriad other institutions that are......

Oxford ropes in Indian alumni for fundraiser

Oxford University is tapping its Indian alumni like Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia for its biggest ever fund-raising drive to help expand and compete with top......

Oxford: Two Indians turn millionaires overnight

Two cousins of Indian-origin at the University of Oxford have overnight become millionaires after a free online service they started for students was sold for 2.5 million pounds within months after......

India - The emerging giant, or has it emerged?

The latest book by Prof. Arvind Panagariya, India: The Emerging Giant (Oxford University Press, 2008), has generated ample interest among the academia and policy makers, both in India and abroad.......

Oxford University to raise 1 billion pounds

Good news for those eyeing a funded seat at Oxford University! The varsity will soon lunch he biggest fundraising campaign in its history and has set a target of one billion pounds.The money will......

Kalki: I will always have a connect with Anurag Kashyap

'I can’t talk to the media about why Anurag and I split because it would be like writing an entire book to understand and do justice to it,' Kalki Koechlin tells Sonil Dedhia. Kalki Koechlin......

Sofia Hayat's bikini pose

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Sofia Hayat, who was last seen in Bigg Boss 7, shared a picture from her recent vacation to Maldives (above) and tweeted:......

Shabana Azmi: Nawaz Sharif is a big fan of Lataji, Mohd Rafi

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who met Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at a private tea party on Monday, says he is a big fan of......

Review: KISS stays away from formula

KISS is a pleasant break from routine Telugu films, says Radhika Rajamani KISS (Keep it simple, stupid) is an unusual title for a rom-com. This sweet love story, directed by Adivi Sesh and......

Was Bombay Jayashri's Life of Pi song inspired?

There are remarkable similarities between Bombay Jayashri's Oscar-nominated song in Life of Pi and Irayimman Thampi's age-old composition. We make a case for the 200-year-old melody.Almost every......

Indian student scores triple hundred for Oxford University

Oxford University's Indian origin student Samridh Agarwal cracked a magnificent triple-century against Cambridge in a first-class match at the FP Fenner's ground in Cambridge. Skipper Samridh......

Pataudi's plaque unveiled at Oxford

A plaque in the honour of late India cricket legend Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi was unveiled at the Oxford University pavilion here in the presence of his family. The plaque was installed on the wall......

Trott 'hungry' to make England return, says Amiss

Jonathan Trott is ‘raring to go’ for England once again and he will make his comeback for Warwickshire in April, Dennis Amiss, chairman of Trott's benefit committee, said on Wednesday.......

Ronaldo says he has cleared the air with Blatter

Cristiano Ronaldo has patched up his rift with Sepp Blatter following the FIFA president's hairdresser jibe and apparent imitation of the Portuguese international. "The matter is in the past," the......

Blatter apologises after furore over 'disrespectful' comments against Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) and Real Madrid have responded angrily to comments from FIFA president Sepp Blatter that appeared to make fun of the Real and Portugal......

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM IN OXFORD UNIVERSITY SANSKRIT IS BEING TAUGHT SINCE 1811,IN GERMAN THERE IS ONE SANSKRIT UNIVERSITY WITH ONE DEPT NAMED AS CHARCOLOGY WITH FAMOUS AYURVEDA CHARAK AND THEY LEARNT OF MAKING AEROPLANES FROM OUR SANSKRIT SCULPTURES WHILE WE ARE NEGLECTING THIS LANGUAGE IS IT NOT AWESOME?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-in-oxford-university-sanskrit-is-being-taught-s/27881680/answers/

samiran panda
Q. will the Berlin University, invite lallu yadav,to be a Honorary Professor,teaching Quantum Physics in this university ?
Samiran Panda:  A. aur ham log kya kar rahe hai, angrezi ke peechhe paglaaye pade hai more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-the-berlin-university-invite-lallu-yadavto-be-a-honorar/27780199/answers/27881687

Denny Crane
Q. Which University did you study from?
Denny Crane:  A. HE HAS ALREADY BEEN INVITED BY OXFORD more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-university-did-you-study-from/27597036/answers/27780204

Apocalypso
Q. Repeat Q:'Dread' Narendra Modi coming to power, say Indian-origin academics in open letter !! Around 75 professors and other academics of Indian origin working at some of Britain's prestigious institutions such as Cambridge and Oxford universities and London School of Economics today issued an open letter, sharply attacking Narendra Modi and saying, "The idea of Modi in power fills us with dread" The academics led by Professor Chetan Bhatt and Gautam Appa of the London School of Economics issued the open letter in the UK's Left-leaning 'Independent' newspaper. Why Why Why so ??
Apocalypso:  A. Oxford.. :-p more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/repeat-qdread-narendra-modi-coming-to-power-say-indian-origi/27422545/answers/27597059

  Web results for University Of Oxford
Your Sculpture Project Wins Heritage Lottery Fund Support

From the Wires Nov. 27, 2014 08:01 AM LONDON , November 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Public Catalogue Foundation (PCF) has received... ...

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All things art at the Zee Jaipur Literature festival

Dialogues on art history and art appreciation along with sessions focusing on different aspects of Indian art will also play a major role at the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-all-things-art-at-the-zee-jaipur-literature-festival-2038892
CORRECTED-Glencore invests in Congo hydropower as solution to blackouts

3:11pm IST * Copper-rich Katanga province gets half the power it needs * Leading Congo mines invest millions in their own power * Govt... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/11/27/congodemocratic-mining-power-idINL6N0TB48120141127
Is the Energy sector undervalued?

Energy is very undervalued. The market is not sure how to interpret what is going on in the world, and it runs scared of its own shadow. 26 Nov... ...

http://www.commodityonline.com/news/is-the-energy-sector-undervalued-60704-3-60705.html
CĂ©lestin Monga from Cameroon appointed Managing Director of United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

African Press Organization 2014-11-27 GENEVA, Switzerland, November 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- A leading member of Swiss based... ...

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