Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 15, 2015
A 30-year old woman driver of a heavy cargo truck was conferred the Tamil Nadu government's Kalpana Chawla Award for Courage and Daring Enterprise for 2015 by Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in Chennai today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today attacked the erstwhile Congress regime for "not considering" the requirement of area while opening new schools and colleges and said now mapping was being done to establish new colleges as per the need of the region.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday May 14, 2015
For most 17-year-olds, the Class 12 board exams -- the make-or-break tests -- are a stressful experience. For aspiring astronaut Bhavi Jagatia, that stressful period has become one she will remember fondly. That's when the teen from Mumbai won the whopping Rs 2 crore scholarship that will fund her Cornell University tuition and stay, while she earn...
Chandni | Saturday March 8, 2014
A mother is a special woman in everyone's life, but every person has another favourite lady whom they idolise and admire.
Riya Chakravarty | Wednesday June 5, 2013
For nearly three decades, comedian-actor-director Jaspal Bhatti entertained - and touched - the masses with his Nonsense Club by highlighting social evils. After his tragic death in a car accident last October, his wife Savita Bhatti, wants to keep the flag flying high.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday February 2, 2013
With somber ceremonies, the United States on Friday commemorated the loss of the space shuttle Columbia and its seven-member crew on the tenth anniversary of the disaster.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 2, 2013
From being a shy girl from this small town in Haryana to reaching out to the stars by becoming an astronaut - the life and times of NASA astronaut Kalpana Chawla were recounted on Friday as her school remembered its most famous alumna on her 10th death anniversary.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 12, 2012
Haryana will set up a Rs 650 crore medical college with a 500-bed facility in the memory of India-born Kalpana Chawla in her hometown Karnal, an official said on Monday. The astronaut was killed in a 2003 space accident.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 14, 2012
Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams is all set to return to the International Space Station, where she spent a record six months in 2006.
Harsh | Sunday November 6, 2011
Gloom descended in Kolkata's music and cultural world as news of master balladeer Bhupen Hazarika's death spread.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 16, 2011
A woman Tamil Nadu revenue official, who single-handedly recovered Rs five crore in cash from a bus in Tiruchirappalli believed to have been meant for bribing voters during the April 13 Assembly elections, was honoured by the state Government with its bravery award on Monday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 8, 2011
A project exposing school students to a five-day training in space studies was launched in the city on Tuesday.Launched in an effort to ignite an interest in space studies, the initiative will help 30 school children undertake a five-day training at the Space Academy in Singapore.'Saura Yaathrika', the project launched by Kerala Travels Interserve ...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday July 26, 2009
It is not everyday that you get an invitation to NASA for training in space shuttle designing.