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Yale chief who advanced linkages with India to quit


August 31st, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) Yale University President Richard C. Levin, who had made advancing the Ivy League institution's connections to India a priority of his administration in recent years, has ... Read more...

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Fareed Zakaria quits Yale board


August 22nd, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Haven (Connecticut), Aug 22 (IANS) Hit by plagiarism charges, celebrated Indian-American journalist Fareed Zakaria has resigned from the board of Ivy League Yale University, citing the need to focus ... Read more...

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Indian MPs go to Yale to learn leadership issues


June 28th, 2012 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 28 (IANS) Eleven Indian parliamentarians from seven national and regional parties are here for interactions with senior US government officials and thought leaders as part of a ... Read more...

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Two Indians among 2012 Yale World Fellows


April 4th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) Yale University has selected 16 World Fellows for 2012. Two of them are from India, bringing the total number of fellows from India to 11 since ... Read more...

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Congress, BJP spokespersons at Yale leadership programme


June 13th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) Thirteen Indian MPs from sevcn parties, including the spokesmen of both the Congress and the BJP, will attend a six-day leadership programme at Yale University ... Read more...

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Yale to enlarge focus on India


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Yale University is planning to grow ties with India to at least equal its ties with China and make it a leading university in the US ... Read more...

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Agatha Sangma, Maken among MPs to attend Yale meet


May 29th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 29 (IANS) The youngest minister in Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's cabinet, Agatha Sangma, another youthful minister Ajay Maken as well as Congress party spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi ... Read more...

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Subhashini Chandran named 2010 Yale World Fellow


May 1st, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 1 (IANS) Subhashini Chandran, a business and social entrepreneur who owns and manages the largest privately owned tea plantation business in India, has been named of one the ... Read more...

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Rakesh Mohan joins Yale faculty


March 12th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 12 (IANS) Former Reserve Bank of India deputy governor Rakesh Mohan has been appointed professor in the Practice of International Economics and Finance in the Yale School of ... Read more...

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Jawaharlal Nehru University head to attend meet at Yale


January 13th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 13 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will chair the fourth meeting of the Global Colloquium of University Presidents, a network of international university presidents and vice-chancellors, including India's Jawaharlal Nehru ... Read more...

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Reforms agenda in place for education sector: Sibal


November 9th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.9 (ANI): Massive reforms are required across the spectrum in India's Education sector, declared Human Resource Development MInister Kapil Sibal, at the plenary session on "Creating World-Class Education in India", ... Read more...

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Yale varsity to honour Nilekani with Leadership Award


November 3rd, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Nandan Nilekani, Infosys co-founder and chairman of India's Unique Identification Database Authority, is set to become the first Indian to receive Yale university's prestigious Legend in ... Read more...

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Farooq, Ramesh to take part in India-US energy dialogue


September 25th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) Indian ministers Farooq Abdullah and Jairam Ramesh will take part in the US-India Energy Partnership Summit to be held here Oct 1 aimed at contributing to ... Read more...

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Missing Annie Le’s Body Found On Wedding Day


September 14th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez The police believe hat they have found the body of the missing Yale student Annie Le. The identity of the discovered body has to be confirmed by the authorities as ... Read more...

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Indian MPs to focus on global issues at Yale


June 19th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 19 (IANS) A group of Indian parliamentarians representing various parties Saturday begin the third edition of India-Yale Parliamentary Leadership Programme focusing on global political-economic affairs and the ... Read more...

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Indian banker among 15 Yale World Fellows


April 24th, 2009 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 24 (IANS) Unmesh Brahme, an Indian corporate sustainability strategist for one of the largest international banks, has been named as one of 15 Yale World Fellows for this ... Read more...

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Pachauri to lead new climate and energy institute at Yale varsity


March 10th, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 10 (IANS) Leading Indian climate change expert, Rajendra K. Pachauri, director general of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), will lead the newly established Yale Climate and Energy ... Read more...

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Yale University unveils new India initiative


November 17th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Yale University has committed $30 million to a new Yale India Initiative that will increase the US Ivy League university's engagement with India and South Asia. The ... Read more...

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TERI University hosts its second convocation


November 17th, 2008 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 17 (ANI/Business Wire India): With the growing need for developing alternative methods through specialised education to create a sustainable living, TERI University graduates today at their convocation ceremony, ... Read more...

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13 Indian parliamentarians join Yale leadership programme


June 9th, 2008 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 9 (IANS) A group of 13 Indian parliamentarians are taking a leadership programme at Yale University, widely recognized for educating leaders in government, business and civil society worldwide ... Read more...

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