UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW
Going digital: Booker Prize winner Douglas Stuart to be a part of JLF's 2021 virtual edition
The 10-day literary event will feature a line-up of speakers from across the world.
Celebrated writer Ved Mehta passes away due to complications of Parkinson’s disease at 86
Mehta was widely considered the 20th-century writer...
China scientists claim virus born in India; West experts refute
Chinese scientists are now arguing that the coronavirus originated in India i...
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres warns of the folly of coal but exit may not be easy
Delivering the 2020 Darbari Seth Memorial Lecture virtually, Guterres called on India to move away from coal, even as he acknowledged that poverty alleviation and universal energy access were India’s top priorities. Reiterating the idea that Covid-19 recovery efforts must focus on building back better.
UK universities reach out to Indian students for COVID-19 support
Air India will operate 64 flights from May 7 to May 13 to bring back around 15,000 Indian nationals stranded abroad amid the COVID-19-induced lockdown, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, husband make donation worth $7.5 mn to University of Glasgow
The Biocon founder and her husband, John Shaw, contributed for the expansion projects at the Scottish university.
Brexit-hit UK varsities to recruit more Indian, Chinese students: Report
At top universities, overseas students pay nearly four times as much as UK students.
Arunima Sinha, world's first woman amputee to scale Everest, now has a doctorate
A former volleyball player, she lost her left leg after being thrown from a train while resisting a robbery.
MRCP-UK can make one consultant here, not in Britain
According to the MRCP-UK international brochure, the three-part MRCP(UK) merely makes a person eligible for higher specialist training.
Biocon's Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is a proud wife
Her husband John Shaw was recently felicitated with an honourary degree by his alma mater.
Apple's foray into health: Tim Cook testing wearable blood sugar tracker
Steve Jobs had envisioned this device like a smartwatches.
New food supplement can cut cravings for pizza, cakes
Those who drank the milkshake containing inulin-propionate ester had less activity in areas of their brain linked to reward - but only when looking at the high calorie foods.
Protein research opens potential treatment of Alzheimer
The study has discovered that a protein called IL-33 can reverse Alzheimer's disease like pathology and cognitive decline in mice.
University of Glasgow to award honorary degree to Gordon Brown
An MP from 1983 until he decided to stand down this year, Brown was the longest serving Chancellor in modern times - from 1997 to 2007 - before being Prime Minister from 2007-2010.
University of Delhi signs Memorandum of Understanding with University of Glasgow
"It is an exciting prospect to have students from two continents exchanging ideas on literature from Chaucer to Shakespeare."