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Siddhartha Mukherjee, 19 others win Light of India awards

June 5th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) Siddhartha Mukherjee, the Pulitzer prize winning Indian-American writer of the "The Emperor of All Maladies", a biography of cancer, has won one of the Light ... Read more...

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19 NRIs honoured with Light of India awards

June 4th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 4 (IANS) Columbia University professor and economist Jagdish Bhagwati and noted author Amitav Ghosh are among 19 persons winning the Light of India awards recognizing excellence and ... Read more...

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Rich nations asked to transfer green techniques

February 5th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) "It is imperative that industrialised countries transfer clean technologies to developing countries at low cost or no cost," Nobel prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz said here Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Columbia University professor charged with incest

December 11th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A 46-year-old Columbia University professor has been charged with incest for 'having a sexual relationship with his daughter'.Political science professor David Epstein allegedly bedded his daughter, now 24, ... Read more...

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Promotions, pay rises ‘don’t make people happy at work’

August 9th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 9 (ANI): Unhappy at workplace and think that a promotion or pay hike would cheer you up? Well, you may be wrong, for an expert has suggested happiness at work ... Read more...

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Paramount Vantage bags rights to Sudhir Venkatesh book

March 24th, 2008 - 11:06 am ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Paramount Vantage has bagged the rights to Indian author Sudhir Venkateshs book "Gang Leader for a Day".Craig Brewer will be directing from a script penned by "Sopranos" ... Read more...

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