Queensland University Of Technology

  • Another pround moment for Amitabh Bachchan October 21, 2011

    New Delhi: The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia, which has awarded Amitabh Bachchan an honorary doctorate, will launch a Students Exchange Programme in the name of the megastar's father, the late Harivansh Rai Bachchan. "And today an inauguration of a student exchange Bursary in my Father's name between India...
  • Aus to Big B: Reconsider rejecting doctorate June 3, 2009

    New Delhi: Australia's Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has asked Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan to reconsider his decision to decline a honorary doctorate in the wake of a series of racist attacks on Indian students in that country. In a letter in response to Bachchan's denial to the doctorate on Saturday,...
  • Big B rejects Oz varsity's doctorate over race attack May 30, 2009

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has reacted to racial attacks on Indian students in Australia by rejecting an honorary doctorate offered to him by an Australian university. The Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane had offered the 66-year-old veteran a doctorate for his contribution to the world of entertainment and Bachchan...
  • 'Women with low income live in fear' October 23, 2006

    New York: Women with lower incomes often live in fear after the age of 50 and experience increased feelings of vulnerability, says a new study. Jan Lovie-Kitchin and her colleagues at the Queensland University of Technology, Australia, conducted a nationwide study where they studied 2,620 adults over 50 years of age....