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India-born professor donates sustainability award money


May 11th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) India-born professor Kamal Bawa has donated the entire prize money of one million Norwegian Kronor (about Rs.10 million) from the world's first major international sustainability ... Read more...

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McCartney gets puppies’ photo as wedding gift


October 18th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) An Indian organisation that works for animals has gifted a photograph of two puppies to the recently-married Beatles legend Paul McCartney and New York ... Read more...

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Rare photos of endangered Amazonians released to bring attention to their plight


February 1st, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Rare photographs of natives of the Amazon have been released by Brazil to bring attention to the plight of the indigenous people, who rights groups say are faced ... Read more...

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The Sania-Shoaib honeymoon is still on (Games Sidelights)


October 8th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Sania Mirza and Shoaib Mailk have been married for over six months. But seeing the Indian-Pakistani pair at the Commonwealth Games together clearly shows their honeymoon is ... Read more...

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‘Students going to Australia need orientation’


January 18th, 2010 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 18 (IANS) The fears and problems faced by Indian students in Australia, specially in the wake of a spate of criminal attacks on the community, can be addressed ... Read more...

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Malaysian education ministry urged to allow Indian students to take Tamil paper


November 7th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 7 (ANI): In a memorandum submitted to the Malaysian Education Ministry, eleven Malay-Indian organisation have asked the ministry to allow Indian students to take Tamil Literature as an additional ... Read more...

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Sulabh founder to get Renewable Energy Award


June 10th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 10 (IANS) Sulabh International, an Indian organisation popular for introducing low-cost toilet technology, has been selected for this year's prestigious Renewable Energy award. The Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Organisation (IREO) will ... Read more...

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Indians in Qatar contribute to fund for Gaza victims


January 19th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 19 (IANS) Members of an expatriate Indian organisation in Qatar have come together and contributed 50,001 Qatari riyals (around $13,737) to a fund created for the aid of victims in ... Read more...

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Mumbai terror strike is an attack on all Indians: NRI outfit


November 27th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 27 (IANS) A non-resident Indian organisation known for its fight against communalism Thursday termed the Mumbai terror attack as an "attack on entire India."Mourning the loss of human lives ... Read more...

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Goa-based Sangath wins $350,000 MacArthur grant


April 11th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 11 (IANS) Sangath, a Goa-based public health institution focussing on 350 million children and youth, is one among eight organisations in six countries that has won the MacArthur Award for ... Read more...

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Alcan Prize for Sustainability awarded to Indian organisation


January 17th, 2008 - 12:05 am ICT by admin
Montreal, Jan 16 (ANI): The Alcan Prize for Sustainability for 2007 has been awarded to the India-based Utthan Centre for Sustainable Development and Poverty Alleviation."We congratulate Dr. Dina Nath Tewari, his staff, ... Read more...

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Norwegian jazz band enthrals Agartala school children


November 14th, 2007 - 8:27 am ICT by admin
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