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People betting big on Greta Thunberg to win the Nobel Peace Prize this year

Last year, the honour of the Nobel Peace Prize went to two champions of the fight against sexual violence, Congolese rape surgeon Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad

Published on 3rd October 2019
Toni Morrison

Remembering Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison: Read 10 of her most empowering quotes on gender, racism and love

Morrison was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1993. She was the first African-American woman to win the award

Published on 7th August 2019
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Alabama girl breaks decade-long Indian monopoly at US Spelling Bee as 2019 edition ends with 8 co-champions

Indian-origin children do well in the Spelling Bee because the community prizes participation in it and several community groups and businesses organise competitions for children within the community

Published on 31st May 2019
StepSetGo

This Mumbai start-up can make your walk to work a game to win. Here's how

With every step that they take, a StepSetGo user wins coins which can be used to redeem discounts and win prizes

Published on 11th May 2019
Malala

Activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai honoured by Harvard University

In 2014, Yousafzai became the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of her efforts for children's rights

Published on 7th December 2018
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This year on, Bangalore University to send gold medals directly to respective colleges for convocation

A year ago when several students were awarded cash prize instead of gold medals, they staged a protest against it

Published on 6th December 2018
Infosys Prize laureates

Six researchers awarded USD 100,000 as the Infosys Science Foundation announced winners of the 10th Infosys prize

Infosys Prize laureates have achieved prestigious milestones in their domains, and the ISF believes that this year’s winners will continue to raise the bar for science and research

Published on 13th November 2018
WOMEN

Women in this AP village will be fined Rs 2000 if seen in their nightgowns before sunset

If someone is found not following the 'rule', a fine of Rs 2000 will be imposed on her. Furthermore, a 'prize' of Rs. 1000 has been earmarked for the person who informs village elders about women not

Published on 10th November 2018
Kannan Chandrasekaran

IITian's bot, Irene, can read through 50 pages in 5 seconds and answer in 20 languages

Meet Kannan Chandrasekaran, the data scientist who built a self-learning bot that won him the first prize at the Samsung Innovation Awards 2018 held at IIT-Hyderabad

Published on 8th November 2018
Nobel Prize latest news

#MeToo scandal creates a crack in Swedish Academy, Nobel season opens without Literature Prize

Without the Literature Prize this year, the most highly-anticipated award will be that for peace, announced on Friday in Oslo

Published on 1st October 2018
Mother Teresa

Mamata Banerjee remembers Mother Teresa on her 21st death anniversary

Saint Teresa of Calcutta, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 passed away on September 5, 1997

Published on 5th September 2018
Literature award

JCB Literature Prize longlists this year's '10 most distinguished novels'

The books that made into the final list include two those were previously nominated for the Man Booker Prize

Published on 5th September 2018
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Kofi Annan, former UN secretary-general, dies at 80

Kofi Annan, the former UN secretary-general who won the Nobel Peace Prize for humanitarian work, has died aged 80

Published on 18th August 2018
vsnaipaul

Remembering V S Naipaul: Five of his best books and why you should read them

Nobel Prize-winning novelist V S Naipaul died at the age of 85 years. Here's is a list of five books from the author you should read

Published on 12th August 2018
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These St Joseph's students just designed a tractor for 'small' farmers — and it's awesome

Students from St Joseph's Institute of Technology designed an eco-friendly and high-performance tractor and bagged the first prize in the Best Design Category at SAE

Published on 16th July 2018

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