Sukanya

  • Indian Navy foils piracy attempts in Gulf of Aden 26-09-2011 05:38 PM

    New Delhi: Three piracy attempts in last four days in the Gulf of Aden have been thwarted by the Indian Navy which neutralised eight armed Somali pirates, Navy officials said on Monday. "Naval warship INS Sukanya thwarted the piracy attempts by Somali pirates in Gulf of Aden yesterday morning and...
  • Spelling Bee: 10 words we bet you'd get wrong 03-06-2011 02:48 PM

    New Delhi: If "cymotrichous" sounds Greek to you, it is. Indian American Sukanya Roy won the 2011 Scripps National Spelling Bee crown to retain the coveted honour for the community for the fourth year in a row. She spelled the Greek synonym for wavy hair correctly. Here are some tongue-twisting...