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5 Facts About Gopi Thotakura, Indian Selected For Blue Origin Space Mission

5 Facts About Gopi Thotakura, Indian Selected For Blue Origin Space Mission

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday April 12, 2024

Aerospace company Blue Origin has revealed its six-person crew set to embark on its NS-25 mission. It's the 25th mission in the program's history and the seventh time people will fly on the New Shepard spacecraft.

5 Facts About Srinivas Pallia, Wipro's New CEO

5 Facts About Srinivas Pallia, Wipro's New CEO

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Monday April 08, 2024

IT giant Wipro has appointed Srinivas Pallia as its new CEO, following the resignation of Thierry Delaporte, according to a statement submitted to the exchanges by the company.

Yusra Mardini, Olympian Who Escaped War-Torn Syria By Swimming Aegean Sea

Yusra Mardini, Olympian Who Escaped War-Torn Syria By Swimming Aegean Sea

Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Saturday April 06, 2024, New Delhi

Born into the heart of Syria's Damascus, Yusra Mardini's early years were filled with the echoes of her father's tales of swimming glory. But fate dealt her a cruel hand as civil war ravaged her homeland, tearing apart the fabric of her existence.

All About Pavan Davuluri, New Head Of Microsoft Windows

All About Pavan Davuluri, New Head Of Microsoft Windows

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Wednesday March 27, 2024

Pavan Kumar Davuluri completed his post-graduation from the University of Maryland and has been working in Microsoft for 23 years.

Sudha Murty - Engineer, Author, Philanthropist Nominated To Rajya Sabha

Sudha Murty - Engineer, Author, Philanthropist Nominated To Rajya Sabha

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday March 08, 2024

President Droupadi Murmu nominated Sudha Murty, the renowned author and philanthropist, to the Rajya Sabha on International Women's Day.

Alexei Navalny: Russian Opposition Leader Who Defied, Leaving Lasting Legacy

Alexei Navalny: Russian Opposition Leader Who Defied, Leaving Lasting Legacy

Agence France-Presse | Friday March 01, 2024, Moscow

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was so loathed by President Vladimir Putin that the Kremlin leader refused to say his name in public.

Who Is Anupama Singh, IFS Officer Who Gave A Fitting Reply To Pak In UN

Who Is Anupama Singh, IFS Officer Who Gave A Fitting Reply To Pak In UN

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Thursday February 29, 2024

Anupama Singh, India's first secretary, stood firm at the 55th Regular Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), countering Pakistan's recent allegations regarding Jammu and Kashmir.

Who Was Avtar Saini, Former Intel Head Who Died In A Tragic Accident

Who Was Avtar Saini, Former Intel Head Who Died In A Tragic Accident

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

Avtar Saini had a lengthy career at Intel, spanning from 1982 to 2004.

Pankaj Udhas, "Ghazal King", Leaves Behind A Musical Legacy For The Ages

Pankaj Udhas, "Ghazal King", Leaves Behind A Musical Legacy For The Ages

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Monday February 26, 2024, New Delhi

Ghazal maestro Pankaj Udhas died at the Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai today after a prolonged illness, he was 72. The singer left behind a legacy that will forever resonate in the hearts of music lovers.

Meet Ashok Veeraraghavan, Indian-Origin Techie Honoured With Top Texas Award

Meet Ashok Veeraraghavan, Indian-Origin Techie Honoured With Top Texas Award

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Monday February 26, 2024

Indian-origin computer engineer Ashok Veeraraghavan has been felicitated with one of the highest academic honours in Texasthe Edith and Peter O'Donnell Award. He is also a professor at George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice University.

Who Was Lasya Nanditha? Young BRS Lawmaker Killed In Road Accident

Who Was Lasya Nanditha? Young BRS Lawmaker Killed In Road Accident

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday February 23, 2024

Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) legislator Lasya Nanditha was killed in a road accident in Hyderabad this morning.

Fali Sam Nariman: The Lawyer Who Blended Ethicality, Intellect In Judiciary

Fali Sam Nariman: The Lawyer Who Blended Ethicality, Intellect In Judiciary

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 21, 2024, New Delhi

The judiciary's moral compass who blended ethicality with intellect, constitutional jurist Fali Sam Nariman will go down in legal history for his pivotal contribution to cases that have shaped India.

Chaudhary Charan Singh, Champion Of Farmers, To Get Bharat Ratna

Chaudhary Charan Singh, Champion Of Farmers, To Get Bharat Ratna

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday February 09, 2024

The Government of India has announced the posthumous bestowal of the Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honour in the country, upon former Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh.

Imran Khan: From Cricket To Jail With Layover At Prime Minister's Office

Imran Khan: From Cricket To Jail With Layover At Prime Minister's Office

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Wednesday February 07, 2024

Pakistan is all set to hold a crucial national election tomorrow, to form a new government for the next five years. Of the 241 million people, 128 million Pakistanis are above 18 years of age and eligible to vote.

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, 3rd Generation Politician, Is Pakistan PM Candidate

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, 3rd Generation Politician, Is Pakistan PM Candidate

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Wednesday February 07, 2024

As Pakistan prepares for national elections, Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari and Nawaz Sharif have emerged as the top contenders for the position of Prime Minister.

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