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Earlier, he also received the 'Young Investigator Award' at the American Peptide Symposium for developing peptide-based prodrugs as therapeutics for diabetes.
The initiative was mainly taken to promote the quality teaching in the schools besides encouraging the hundred percent attendance of girl students in the government schools.
The day offers a chance to pay tribute to the Blue Helmets’ invaluable contribution to the work of the Organization.
Aditi Krishnakumar won the Singapore dollar 10000 award for her manuscript "Codex: The Lost Treasure of the Indus".
The award confers on who have contributed significantly to their companies and communities while upholding the highest standards and values.
The flight conducted met its mission parameters in a copybook manner and the weapon hit and annihilated the designated target.
The portal (www.nzeb.in) was designed to promote and mainstream Net Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) in India.
ARUSH is the seventeenth ship in the series of twenty Fast Patrol Vessels (FPVs), designed and built by M/s Cochin Shipyard Limited.
The Committee examined the large body of outcome documents, recommendations and suggestions received from the various consultations.
The book is an account of an eight-month long undercover investigation by journalist, who posed herself as Maithili Tyagi, a filmmaker to investigate the Gujarat riots.
He received many awards and wrote more than 45 books which includes Anandacha Doh (a study of saint Tukaram), Nilee Pahat (a critique of Dalit literature) and Bapu (a collection of 91 reflective poems on Mahatma Gandhi).
As National Geographic Bee champion, Nair received a 50000 US dollars college scholarship and a lifetime membership in the National Geographic Society.
Dja succeeds Carlos Correia, who was sacked earlier this month in a move that threatened to deepen political turmoil in the tiny West African nation.
India discards roughly 18.5 lakh metric tonnes of electronic waste each year with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12 percent of the e-waste.
He was the prime accused in the attack on the Edappally police station in February 1950, which resulted in a witch-hunt of the communists by the police.
The scope of the Survey was to assess Passenger Satisfaction levels with the Customs Clearance Process, focusing on three aspects. Those three aspects were Information, Behaviour and Process.
The 1 million euro prize is awarded biennially and Arnold is the first female winner in its 12-year history.
As per the report, with the decline of the global air quality, action in some air quality areas points to political will to tackle this global public health emergency although current efforts still fall short.
More than 50 heads of state and government attended the summit, which commenced on 23 May 2016. However, the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon voiced his disappointment at the absence of world leaders from G7 countries.
The book is a collection of previously unreleased writings by Mother Teresa. The book was compiled by the Rev. Brian Kolodiejchuk, who has led the case for Mother Teresa’s sainthood.
BJP leader and Cabinet Minister in newly formed Assam government Himanta Biswa Sarma will be Convener of the alliance.
The report is a part of UNODC's ongoing Global Programme on Wildlife and Forest Crime.
Anirudhan was known for his significant contribution to build the Communist party movement in southern parts of the state.
He was best known for playing Inspector Clouseau's manservant Cato in the Pink Panther films.
The Indian Military Academy, Dehradun is the officer training Academy of the Indian Army. It was established in 1932.
During the visit, Modi met Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and gifted him the reproduction of the seventh-century manuscript of the Holy Quran attributed to Hazrat Ali, the fourth caliph.
INS Tarmugli will be based in Visakhapatnam under the Naval Officer-in-Charge (Andhra Pradesh) and will be deployed for coastal patrol and surveillance operations along the East Coast of India.
The prestigious literary prize was bestowed upon him for his commendable contributions in promoting Nepali literature in India.
It was Loach's second award for best picture at the festival after 2006's The Wind That Shakes the Barley.
Sharma will be responsible for design, construction, commissioning and operation of nuclear power reactors. He has been appointed to the new post for a period of five years.