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The Lord of the Rings rooted in racism: Academic

An American academic, who teaches at the Warwick University in the United Kingdom, has described J R R Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings trilogy as an 'epic rooted in racism'.Dr Stephen Shapiro, an......

Cheers, Terry Pratchett, who christened me a dragon

'Pratchett's work mocked the very idea of literary limitations, going from police procedural in one book to Christmas adventure in the next, from vampires to football, from the birth of motion......

Manjul Bhargava wins mathematics 'Nobel'

Manjul Bhargava makes history! Manjul Bhargava, the Indian-American number theorist, was one of four people awarded the Fields Medal, the top prize in mathematics, at the International Congress of......

Amitav Ghosh among 12 longlisted for UK prize

Indian author Amitav Ghosh is among a group of award-winning writers and poets to make the longlist of Warwick Prize for Writing in London on Wednesday. The biennial prize run by Britain's......

'Mass transfer of bureaucrats has been costly for India'

There are two major impact of a "transfer raj".First, criteria other than merit often determine the assignments of bureaucrats to specific positions.So the most important positions may not always......

Do happy people work harder?

Happiness makes people more productive at work, according to a new study. Economists at the University of Warwick, carried out a number of experiments to test the idea that happy employees work......

Soon, your thoughts may speak

Communicating by thought is what Prof Kevin Warwick, a cybernetics expert at the University of Reading in the UK, wants to do in a few year's time. With two neural implants in the last seven to......

Jaswant Singh is visiting prof at Warwick Universi

Jaswant Singh, the leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha and former minister for external affairs, has been appointed as a visiting Professor at the Warwick Manufacturing Group by the......

JLR's future bright; shouldn't run before it can walk: Tata

Bullish on Jaguar Land Rover, top industrialist Ratan Tata has hinted at Tatas manufacturing these marquee brands in India, Eastern Europe and the US, even as he advised against "running before one......

Facebook popularity hampers fundraising efforts

People with fewer friends on Facebook raise more money for charity than those with lots of connections on the social networking site, a new study has found. Professor Kimberley Scharf at the......

Posh seen as the power behind Beckham

In celebrity land, where British soccer players rub shoulders with fashion designers, supermodels and pop stars, David Beckham is king.But it is his wife Victoria, the former "Posh Spice" girl, who......
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Industrialist Ratan Tata gets honoured in UK

Leading Indian industrialist Ratan Tata has been felicitated by the city of Coventry with its highest award in recognition of his contributions to... ...
Symphony of Character Sketches

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New study highlights possible knowledge gap over effects of some diabetes drugs

A recent study highlights possible knowledge gap over effects of some diabetes drugs Image Credit: A new study has... ...
Akali Dal leader insults Bhagat Singh, says freedom fighter was a terrorist

New Delhi, Sept 7: Akali Dal (Amritsar) president Simranjit Singh Mann created a stir on Monday by calling martyr Bhagat Singh a terrorist . The... ...
Ricardo develops ultra-lightweight rear drive unit for ULTRAN

CAD model of ultra-lightweight rear drive unit developed by Ricardo as part of the ULTRAN project. As a part of its contribution to the... ...

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