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Pulitzer winning Indian-origin physician appointed to New York’s commission on economic recovery

3 days ago
Another Indian-origin higher education leader, Satish Tripathi has also been named as a member of the commission by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan set to take charge as Chairman of WHO Executive Board

May 20, 2020
Harsh Vardhan would be formally elected at the Executive Board meeting of the World Health Organisation on May 22.

Where is North Korean leader? Is Kim Jong Un gravely ill?

Apr 28, 2020
Where is Kim Jong Un? The North Korean leader has been missing from public eye for over two weeks. Is he gravely ill?

US President appoints Indian-American Sudarsanam Babu to National Science Board

Apr 21, 2020
US President Donald Trump has appointed Indian-American Sudarsanam Babu to the National Science Board in the United States. 

Viswanathan Anand named new ambassador of WWF India

Apr 17, 2020
Chess legend Viswanathan Anand has been named as the new ambassador for WWF India’s Environment Education program.

Mukesh Ambani top-ranked Indian in Forbes billionaires' list 2020: Check full list

Apr 9, 2020
Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani, who has a net worth of $44.3 billion, is the top-ranked Indian in Forbes world billionaires’ list 2020. 

Bernie Sanders drops out of U.S. Presidential Elections Race 2020

Apr 9, 2020
Bernie Sanders's decision paved the way for former vice-president Joe Biden to become the nominee of the democratic party against President Donald Trump in the elections.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey donates $1 billion to fight COVID-19

Apr 8, 2020
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey informed that the donated amount is from his stake in Square,Inc. and not from Twitter, as he owns a bigger portion of the payment processor company.

Rajasthan HC stays FIR against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Apr 7, 2020
Jack Dorsey case: Rajasthan High Court has ordered a stay on the FIR registered against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.

Mehbooba Mufti likely to be released from preventive detention today

Mar 25, 2020
Mehbooba Mufti is likely to be released today, after nearly eight months of preventive detention.

Omar Abdullah's preventive detention revoked: Former J&K CM released from house arrest

Mar 24, 2020
Omar Abdullah released: Omar Abdullah's preventive detention under Public Safety Act (PSA)  has been revoked. 

Women’s Day 2020: Inspirational women to handle PM Narendra Modi’s social media accounts

Mar 3, 2020
Women’s Day 2020: People can either tweet their story or post it on their twitter, Instagram and Facebook profiles using the hashtag #SheInspiresUs.

Rishi Sunak, Narayana Murthy's son-in-law, named new UK Finance Minister

Feb 14, 2020
Rishi Sunak has been appointed as the Chancellor of the Exchequer in Boris Johnson’s cabinet.

Indian origin scientist SS Vasan leads a team to develop Coronavirus vaccine

Feb 9, 2020
SS Vasan is a Rhodes Scholar at the University of Oxford, England. He is an alumnus of Bengaluru’s Indian Institute of Science (IISc).

What is Public Safety Act of Jammu & Kashmir: All you need to know

Feb 7, 2020
Public Safety Act is a defensive detention law that allows taking a person into custody to prevent the maintenance of the law and order.

Who is Gita Gopinath? What is IMF’s forecast for Indian economy?

Jan 21, 2020
Indian economic growth is estimated to be at 4.8 percent in 2019 and it is expected to rise to 5.8 percent in 2020 and 6.5 percent in 2021.

Indian advocate Harish Salve appointed as Queen's Counsel

Jan 17, 2020
Harish Salve has been appointed as the Queen's Counsel for the courts of England and Wales.

Pakistani court annuls Pervez Musharraf's death penalty, calls ruling "unconstitutional"

Jan 14, 2020
The Lahore High Court declared Pervez Musharraf's death penalty as unconstitutional and annulled the decision.

Kaifi Azmi: Know Everything About Legendary Poet on His 101st Birth Anniversary

Jan 14, 2020
Kaifi Azmi's Google Doodle says that he was one of the most renowned poets of 20th century India.

President confers Dada Saheb Phalke Award to Amitabh Bachchan: Top tweets

Dec 30, 2019
Dadasaheb Phalke Award: Amitabh Bachchan will be honoured with India's top film award- Dadasaheb Phalke award. 
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