Oz varsity launches Harivansh Rai Bachchan scholarship

October 21st, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia, which has awarded Amitabh Bachchan an honorary doctorate, will launch a Students Exchange Programme in the ... Read more...

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Nepal court comes to Pashupatinath’s aid

January 31st, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 31 (IANS) Nepal's apex court Monday came to the aid of one of the nation's oldest and holiest Hindu temples, asking the government not to tamper with the ... Read more...

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The American Debate On The Mosque Near Ground Zero Becomes More Volatile

July 14th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The construction of a mosque in an edifice in close proximity to Ground Zero is being thought of. This has been a massively divisive issue. ... Read more...

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Britain’s spending cuts to affect queen’s purse

June 22nd, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 22 (IANS) A financial crisis is a greater leveller. Proposed spending cuts by the British government are to affect the queen's annual bursary too, according to a media ... Read more...

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UK health service left shocked after survey participants rate Hitler as `cool’

May 11th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): "Cool" is not a word usually associated with Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler, whose genocidal purges cost tens of millions of lives between the mid-1930s and 1945.But that ... Read more...

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First Heath Ledger scholarship awarded

February 23rd, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): The first scholarship established in late Aussie actor Heath Ledger''s name has been awarded to Australian performer Oliver Ackland.Ledgers ex-fiancee Michelle Williams and friends had established the ... Read more...

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