Press Trust of India | Saturday October 3, 2015
Scientists have disputed decade-old cancer biology by showing that a gene critical for preventing the disease did not work as thought of previously.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 2, 2015
An Indo-Canadian man was sentenced to life in prison for killing three people in separate attacks in 2013, a media report said.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
Indian scientists at the Columbia University have disputed decade-old cancer biology principles by showing that a gene critical for preventing the disease did not work as thought of previously.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 30, 2015
Kartik Chandran, an Indian-American associate professor of earth and environmental engineering at Columbia Engineering, has been named a 2015 MacArthur Fellow with a "genius grant" of $625,000 with no strings attached.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 25, 2015
An associate of India-born Punjabi singer K.S. Makhan was sentenced to six years in jail for attempting to smuggle heroin into Canada from India, a media report said.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 24, 2015
An Indian-origin engineering professor in the US is developing dynamic spine braces for children that are more flexible than the rigid braces presently in use, a Columbia University statement said.
India News | Barkha Dutt | Wednesday September 23, 2015
"India's reservation policy has become a disaster" - that was the scathing critique from celebrated economist Jagdish Bhagwati in an interview to NDTV's Buck Stops Here from New York's Columbia University.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 13, 2015
The foreign ministers of Colombia and Venezuela agreed on Saturday to renew diplomatic contacts that had been interrupted by an ongoing border crisis between the two neighbors.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 9, 2015
On September 2, the court had framed the charge of rape against Mahmood Farooqui who is in judicial custody since June 20. He is accused of sexually assaulting an American woman. The complainant, who is pursuing PhD from Columbia University, was in India for research work
World News | Reuters | Tuesday September 1, 2015
President Barack Obama has made no final decisions about what he will do after leaving office, the White House said on Monday, following comments by Columbia University's president that he looked forward to welcoming Obama back to campus in 2017.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
A 21-year-old Indo-Canadian woman has mysteriously gone missing from her house in Surrey, prompting police to intensify their search by seeking public help.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Australia's humpback populations have recovered so well from years of devastating whaling that they could be delisted as a threatened species in a conservation success story scientists today hailed as "a symbol of hope".
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Information about the improbable evolutionary path that enabled Earth and not Venus to sustain life has been found, shows research.
Delhi News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 15, 2015
A student of Delhi's prestigious St Stephen's college alleges that he has been denied a character certificate that he needs for enrolling in the Columbia University, because he took on Principal Valson Thampu.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 7, 2015
South Carolina lawmakers took a major step on Monday toward passing legislation to remove the Confederate battle flag that flies at the state capitol in Columbia and has long been denounced by critics as a symbol of slavery.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 26, 2015
The memory of Maria Nelly Murillo's mother and her own maternal instinct kept her going for five days as she fought to save her baby after their plane crashed in the Colombian jungle.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 25, 2015
A mother and her infant son who disappeared in a plane crash in the dense jungles of northwestern Colombia several days ago were found alive and well on Wednesday in what authorities called a "miracle."
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Imagine how thin a light 'bulb' could be? Well, it could be just one atom thick!
Blog | Um-e-Kulsoom Shariff | Thursday May 28, 2015
I never imagined a write-up about my mother's near-fatal accident would have so many people from across the world reaching out to me with heartfelt messages and support.
World News | Aditya Rangroo | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Google is celebrating 64th birth anniversary of American physicist and astronaut Sally Ride by posting an animation on its homepage.
Offbeat | Friday May 22, 2015
The "elphie" is courtesy Christian LeBlanc, a former student from University of British Columbia, who is now studying in Thailand, globalnews.ca reported.
Blog | Um-e-Kulsoom Shariff | Thursday May 14, 2015
My mother does not remember my name, but recognizes me and watches my newscasts, says Um-e-Kulsoom Shariff.
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2015
"How she does it while she's got 11 cases she's working on, and she was teaching at Columbia, and she's still like, 'I want to wear that dress.' It's crazy"
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton said today "balance" should be restored in the US criminal justice system, denouncing discrimination blacks often face by police.