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  • AAP campaign compared to David fighting Goliath 02-11-2013 08:43 PM

    The Aam Admi Party's election campaign in New Delhi, which has taken on all the established political parties, is being compared by American experts to David's fight against Goliath. At a panel discussion on the theme "Democratic Reforms in India - will new political parties make a difference" held at...
  • Varsity rankings: Panjab University pips IITs to emerge India's best 03-10-2013 11:55 AM

    India has improved its position in the world's definitive university rankings with five Indian varsities entering the top 400 list, up from three in 2012. Panjab University made its debut in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-14 in the 226-250 band followed by two other new entrants -...
  • Founder of Dolby Laboratories, Ray Dolby dies 13-09-2013 07:24 AM

    Portland: Ray Dolby, an American inventor and audio pioneer who founded Dolby Laboratories, has died at the age of 80. The company said on Thursday that Dolby died in his home at San Francisco. He had been living with Alzheimer's disease for several years and was diagnosed with acute leukemia...
  • Silicon Valley, celebs pay tribute to Steve Jobs 17-10-2011 11:07 AM

    California: Silicon Valley luminaries, politicians and celebrities were among the several hundred people at a private memorial service for late Apple Inc co-founder and tech visionary Steve Jobs on Sunday. Guests arrived in dozens of black limousines and walked up a path lighted by hundreds of large white candles to...
  • Raagapella, Indianised form of Italian music 26-06-2008 01:33 AM

    Colombo: Mahela Jayawardene and Tillakaratne Dilshan hit half-centuries as hosts Sri Lanka prepared for the World Twenty20 with a nine-wicket win over the West Indies on Thursday. Skipper Jayawardene (57 not out) and opener Dilshan (50 not out) put on 103 for the second-wicket to help their team achieve a...
  • Stanford University, IIM-B tie-up 15-01-2007 10:57 PM

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