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A look at some foreign envoys who nurtured ties with India
Many memorable figures, including a Nobel laureate, an economist, scholars and writers nurtured ties with India.
Retro fit: App for Rabindranath Tagore
A word of caution to the winner of the Nobel Prize for literature though, the app easily facilitates p...
Infosys Science Foundation awards presented to six winners
Bengaluru, Jan 10 (IANS) Global software major's Infosys Science Foundation on Wednesday conferred its Prizes to five eminent academicians, selected by a jury of renowned scientists on Novembe...
Now a Tagore festival in Cairo to mark poet's birth anniversary
The Rabindranath Tagore event is a bid to build connections between people of the two countries who share strong cultural bonds.
The Indian Bob Dylan Fan Club enjoys a significant overlap with the ad business
Indian advertising is and has for a while, been bursting at the seams with Bob Dylan fans.
Suits & sayings: ET’s weekly roundup of wackiest whispers
Ratan Tata’s love for fast cars, dogs and fighter jets is also well known. But furniture design? He’s designed a sofa for Urban Ladder, one of the companies he’s invested in, that will soon go on sale.
Swedish Royal family gets taste of India as President Pranab Mukherjee hosts lunch
King Carl Gustaf and Queen Sylvia of Sweden were today treated to some delectable Indian street food at a lunch hosted by President Pranab Mukherjee.
The poet's poet: 'Queen of folk' Joan Baez and Bob Dylan
Baez was less prone to change, and perhaps found it more difficult to stop caring. Almost a decade after he had bid adieu to the phase of a protest singer, Baez was imploring Dylan to return.
2 guards deputed for Malala Yousafzai security amid threats in UK
The guards have been tasked to protect the 18-year-old rights activist because spy chiefs warn that threats against her have been growing.
Little-known Indonesian writers tackle taboos on world stage
Indonesia is the guest of honour at this year's Frankfurt Book Fair. Around 70 authors from the archipelago will travel to Germany.
How Marico’s digital crusader Mukesh Kripalani is fueling growth with digital innovation
Realizing this lofty vision will likely prove a long row to hoe. If it has to grow as intended, Marico needs to balance efficiency’s yin with innovation’s yang.
Missing Nigerian schoolgirls start second month in captivity
More than 200 schoolgirls began their 2nd month as Boko Haram hostages as intl powers ramped up efforts to track down the Nigerian Islamist group.
Shift, Alt, Release!
So, even in the worst possible chaos, Nature's creativity never dies, seems to be the moral of the poem.
Russian writer Solzhenitsyn dies: report
Russian writer and dissident Alexander Solzhenitsyn died of heart failure on Sunday.
Read what happened when NR Narayana Murthy and Kip Thorne got into a conversation
Elon Musk is more ambitious than Jeff Bezos (about going to Mars). Given his track record with Tesla, SpaceX, he just may succeed, Kip Thorne said.
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