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14 January, 2018 9:31 AM IIT Kharagpur Awards First Learn-Earn-Return Fellowship To 3 Students

Kolkata: IIT Kharagpur has awarded the first ever Learn-Earn-Return Fellowship to three of its 1st year students on the occasion of Annual Alumni Meet. The award had been instituted by IIT KGP Director Prof P P Chakrabarti in July 2016 with the funding crowd sourced from the alumni. Jyoti Agrawal, Jyotisman Das and Rathin Singha from the Department of Computer 64

13 January, 2018 11:11 PM Google Doodle Pays Tribute To Writer-Activist Mahasweta Devi

Google paid tribute to social activist and Bengali author Mahasweta Devi today on the occasion of her 92nd birth anniversary. The Ramon Magsaysay awardee passed away in July 2016 following age-related illness. She was honoured with the Jnanpith Award in 1996. Counted among South Asia's most decorated authors, Mahasweta Devi was also bestowed with Padmashri 22

13 January, 2018 5:20 PM Case Against Tamil Film Lyricist Vairamuthu Over Alleged Remarks On Hindu Goddess

Rajapalayam/Coimbatore: A case was registered against popular Tamil film lyricist and poet Vairamuthu for his alleged remarks against a Hindu Goddess recently. A row had erupted after the national award-winning lyricist had reportedly made the comments against Andal, a Hindu Goddess, at a function in Rajapalayam. Police said a case was registered against 34

12 January, 2018 3:13 PM Sarita and Sarjubala stretched

Face tough challenges before winning The rise in competition in women’s boxing was apparent as experienced hands, such as L. Sarita Devi and S. Sarjubala Devi, faced some tough challenges before emerging champions in the National boxing championship at the Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex here on Friday. Former World champion and multiple-time Asian champion 34

11 January, 2018 6:45 PM AIADMK, DMK spar over Cauvery

Jaya championed State’s rights: OPS Members of the ruling AIADMK and the principal opposition DMK were at loggerheads in the Assembly on Thursday yet again on the issue of protecting the State’s rights in the Cauvery river water and Mullaperiyar dam disputes, with both parties pointing fingers at each other’s shortcomings while handling these issues 28

9 January, 2018 6:23 PM Swaraj a star on the mono act stage too

Swaraj Gramika still cherishes the autograph of actor Mammootty and it remains his most prized possession till date. As Muthuvel in popular filmmaker Ranjith’s Puthan Panam, the young talent not only came up with a stellar performance but earned words of praise from a senior artiste like Mammootty. On Tuesday, he enthralled the audience that turned up to watch 35

8 January, 2018 10:24 AM Birthday special: Five interesting facts about Nusrat Jahan

Well, the beautiful actress has turned a year older today (8 January). Jahan, who is one of the popular actresses of Tollywood, has wooed the audience by acting in several films like Har Har Byomkesh, Zulfiqar, Love Express, and Bolo Dugga Maiki to name a few. As mentioned above, she is a well known actress but before plunging into the field of cinema 49

8 January, 2018 3:43 AM Golden Globes: Pixar's Coco Wins Best Animated Feature Film

Pixar's Coco has won the award for Best Animated Feature Film at the 75th Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California on Sunday night in the US. The film follows a Mexican boy who dreams of becoming a musician, and accidentally ends up in the land of the dead during the annual Día de los Muertos festival. Coco was nominated alongside The Boss Baby, Afghanistan-set 28

5 January, 2018 6:27 PM Censor Board Wants 'Gujarat' To Be Removed From Amartya Sen Documentary: Director

Kolkata: National Award-winning filmmaker Suman Ghosh today said the censor board, in a letter, had sought the removal of the word "Gujarat" from his documentary on Nobel laureate Amartya Sen. The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), however, had agreed to retain the other three words that its regional office had objected to in July last year, he added 40

5 January, 2018 2:43 PM Lord Shiva Is The Symbol Of World Unity. It Is Our Duty To Guide The World: RSS Chief

The character of a nation or an individual should be like Shiva, Mohan Bhagwat said. Ujjain: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat today said it was India's responsibility to guide the world as footprints of Indian culture were found all over the globe. Speaking in the inaugural function of the three-day 'Shaiv Mahotsav' in Ujjain, Mohan Bhagwat 37