Student, scientist, baker: Meet Gitanjali Rao, Time’s first-ever ‘Kid of the Year’

6. She was featured in the web series Marvel’s Hero Project as Genius Gitanjali for her valuable contributions to society. “I think that being a scientist is like being a superhero, because superheroes save people, and want to do what is best for their society – scientists do the same exact thing,” she had earlier […]

Collectives, individuals honoured with national volunteer awards

Hanoi (VNA) – A total of 20 collectives and individuals were honoured for their outstanding contributions to volunteer work in 2020 during an awards ceremony jointly held in Hanoi on December 5 by the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) Central Committee and the Vietnam Youth Federation Central Committee.

LAC standoff | India approaches China bilaterally, with the challenge of global rebalancing, says External Affairs Minister

As I said, don’t take an incident as the ultimate yardstick of judgment. Problems will happen. I mean, show me any two neighbours between whom there are no problems. Most of our neighbours today are democracies. The point is, they have their politics, we have our politics, there will be issues. The question is, how […]

Priyanka Chopra Jonas Makes Powerful Statement With A Front Twist Bun At The Fashion Awards

Global icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas, who is known for her unique style and aura, often leaves everyone stunned with her extra-ordinary and bold looks. Recently, the diva attended the British Fashion Awards 2020 and made powerful statement with her monochrome look in a black and white plunging-neckline powersuit. Not just her outfit was bold but […]

Music beyond boundaries

Fifteen-year old Suchetha Satish has won the ‘100 Global Child Prodigy Award’ for her ‘Double World Records’ achieved for singing in most languages during a concert and for the longest live singing by a child, which were adjudicated by The World Record Academy, based in Miami, U.S. The Dubai-based Suchetha can sing in 130 languages. […]

US Universities Ask for $120 Billion During Prolonged Pandemic

The letter by the higher education groups, released Thursday, said federal support from the CARES Act “was vital to keeping students enrolled and colleges running in the spring,” but financial stress has grown and the impact of the global pandemic far exceeds the industry’s predictions.

A fresh look at preindustrial port & port-cities

There have been continuous studies in connection with the trade routes and ports and in 1999 to 2003, the University of Southampton conducted excavations at the site of Quseir al-Qadim, prompted by the idea that the site was not the minor port of Leucos Limen — as thought by previous excavators from the University of […]

Can women lead a tech boom in India?

Silicon Valley rival Google (GOOGL) also has a program to support Indian women who want to launch startups, while the number of women who have signed up for a Nasscom program to train for a career in tech is “tremendously high” at 4,000 to 5,000 people, said Vishwanathan.

Youth ready to contribute for self-reliant J-K, says LG Manoj Sinha

He further emphasised that the ‘appetite for solutions’ that is in harmony with nature and humankind is much more today to ‘facilitate the smoother transformation from withering away pre-covid to post-covid era world is eagerly awaiting for’.

Unique Kiwi tourism venture aims to walk tall again with Forest Footsteps offering

They had been winning over young hearts and minds, and filling pukus, with their uniquely authentic experience that saw their United Nations of guests visiting the local school to distribute hangi – in total they delivered 30,000 meals to the children.