A successful actor, businessman and a philanthropist, Khan is also a brilliant speaker.
Baheti is a businessman by profession. In 2013, he was diagnosed with Stargardt’s disease, a type of macular degeneration that eventually leads to blindness.
Ambedkar was an ardent champion of fundamental rights which is enshrined in Part-III of the Indian Constitution.
Nation remembers Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar today on his 126th birth anniversary. Floral tributes were paid at Babasaheb’s Statue in the Parliament House Complex.
Narendra Modi has become the most popular and most effective world leader on Instagram, surpassing both Trump and the Pope.
During the honorary citizenship ceremony, Malala was given the Canadian flag from atop the Peace Tower at the entrance of Parliament as well as her book, I am Malala.
According to Pakistan, Jadhav was arrested from Balochistan on 3 March 2016 but India has always denied the claim and says that he was abducted from Iran, where he has a small cargo business.
Renowned Indian sand artist from Odisha, Sudarsan Pattnaik has been selected to represent India in the Moscow Sand Art Championship 2017, the event’s 10th edition.
Lam Carrie will be the first female Chief Executive of the city and also the first leader to have graduated from the University of Hong Kong.
The creature was preserved in ancient volcanic rock. The researchers decided to name it after their favourite naturalist Sir David Attenborough.
The trio, were hanged Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru, were sentenced to death in the Lahore conspiracy case and were hanged to death on 23 March 1931 at 7.30 pm in the Lahore jail.
He was elected as an MP from Gorakhpur to the Lok Sabha in the 1998, 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014 elections.
A hill in the Columbia Hills inside Gusev crater on planet Mars is named after Kalpana Chawla and is called as Chawla Hill.
Neil Gaiman is an English author of short fiction, novels, comic books, graphic novels, audio theatre and films.
Chandra Shekhar Azad, who lived for mere 24-years, made a difference in India’s struggle for the freedom.
Somalia's MPs elected Abdullahi Farmajo, holder of dual US-Somalia citizenship, as the country's new president in a vote held at a heavily guarded aircraft hangar.
Indian-origin British sculptor Anish Kapoor was honoured with Israel's Genesis prize for his commitment to Jewish values.
This development is a reflection of growing dissatisfaction in the American corporate world with Trump’s policies.
The contest will take place on 30 January 2017 in Philippines.
The files released on Bose’s 120th birth anniversary include a report of Justice Mukherjee Commission on Inquiry on the alleged disappearance of Bose and Action Taken Report of 2006.
In 1984, it was declared by the Union Government that 12 January will be observed as National Youth Day.
Epps was selected by NASA in 2009 as an astronaut. She will join Feustel as a flight engineer on Expedition 56, and remain on board for Expedition 57.
Savitribai taught in the school which was started by her itself along with her husband Jyotirao Phule in 1848.
Swaraj’s name featured in the ‘decision makers’ category along with the names of other world-renowned leaders such as US Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
AR Rahman’s acclaimed number ‘Ginga’ is among the 91 songs selected in the initial nomination list for the 89th annual academy awards. If selected, the Indian music maestro stands the chance to win double Oscar once again.
The Queen of Pop has written & produced numerous songs that topped the record charts, such as Like a Virgin, Papa Don't Preach, Like a Prayer and more.
Jose Ramos-Horta is the UN Special Representative and Head of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS) since January 2013. He won the Nobel peace prize in 1996 for his role in resolving the violence in East Timor.
Time cover that features a photograph of the President-elect sitting on a chair reads, “Donald Trump – President of the Divided States of America”.
Ambedkar, the architect of the Indian Constitution, was a jurist, economist, politician and a social reformer who campaigned against social discrimination.
Justice Khehar who will be sworn-in as CJI on 4 January 2017 led the Supreme Court bench that struck down NJAC Act and set aside Presidential rule in Arunachal.