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PM Modi Congratulates Renowned Architect Balkrishna Doshi For Prestigious UK Medal

PM Modi Congratulates Renowned Architect Balkrishna Doshi For Prestigious UK Medal

Press Trust of India | Friday December 10, 2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated acclaimed Indian architect Balkrishna Doshi on being awarded the UK's prestigious Royal Gold Medal 2022 and said his contributions to the world of architecture are monumental.

Elon Musk Is "Thinking Of Quitting" His Jobs, And Doing This Full-Time

Elon Musk Is "Thinking Of Quitting" His Jobs, And Doing This Full-Time

Reuters | Friday December 10, 2021

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk is "thinking of" leaving his jobs and becoming an influencer, the world's richest man tweeted on Thursday.

Lance Naik Sai Teja, On General Rawat Duty, Called Home Morning Of Crash

Lance Naik Sai Teja, On General Rawat Duty, Called Home Morning Of Crash

NDTV News Desk | Thursday December 09, 2021, Hyderabad

When Shyamala received a video call from her husband Lance Naik Sai Teja at around 8 in the morning on Wednesday, she had no idea it would be the last time she would speak to him.

Japanese Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa Arrives At Space Station

Japanese Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa Arrives At Space Station

Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 09, 2021, Baikonur, Kazakhstan

A Japanese billionaire arrived at the International Space Station on Wednesday, marking Russia's return to space tourism after a decade-long pause that saw the rise of competition from the United States.

On General Bipin Rawat's Record: Balakot Strike, Myanmar Op

On General Bipin Rawat's Record: Balakot Strike, Myanmar Op

Reported by Vishnu Som | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

General Bipin Rawat, India's first Chief of Defence Staff, was killed along with 12 others in a helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu today. One survivor is being treated for his injuries.

Rohit Chopra, The Chief Of Watchdog That's Taking On Amazon, Facebook

Rohit Chopra, The Chief Of Watchdog That's Taking On Amazon, Facebook

Akayla Gardner, Bloomberg | Monday December 06, 2021

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has been a flashpoint in partisan politics and a focus of Wall Street's ire since its inception a decade ago.

Olaf Scholz: Germany's Staid But Steady Next Chancellor

Olaf Scholz: Germany's Staid But Steady Next Chancellor

Agence France-Presse | Monday December 06, 2021

Often described as austere and even robotic, Social Democrat Olaf Scholz nonetheless managed to inspire German voters in this year's election with a campaign that played on his reputation as a safe pair of hands.

Indian-American Math Genius Nikhil Srivastava Helps Solve Famous 1959 Problem

Indian-American Math Genius Nikhil Srivastava Helps Solve Famous 1959 Problem

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Washington

Eminent Indian-American mathematician Nikhil Srivastava, who teaches at the University of California, Berkeley, has been jointly selected for the inaugural Ciprian Foias Prize in Operator Theory by American Mathematical Society (AMS).

Former Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi Comes Out With No-Holds-Barred Memoir

Former Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi Comes Out With No-Holds-Barred Memoir

Press Trust of India | Friday December 03, 2021, New Delhi

Former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, in his book, tells the dramatic story of his life and work including the extraordinary events that took place during his tenure as a judge in the Supreme Court and subsequently the Chief Justice of India.

"#ThankYouJack": New Twitter CEO's Smiling Photo Tweet

"#ThankYouJack": New Twitter CEO's Smiling Photo Tweet

Edited by Debanish Achom | Tuesday November 30, 2021, New Delhi

Twitter's new chief executive Parag Agrawal has tweeted a photo of him and his predecessor Jack Dorsey, on the day the social media giant announced it has appointed a new CEO.

"Leads With Heart And Soul": Meet Twitter's New CEO Parag Agrawal

"Leads With Heart And Soul": Meet Twitter's New CEO Parag Agrawal

Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 30, 2021, San Francisco

Parag Agrawal, who took over Monday as the new head of Twitter, shot from relative obscurity as the platform's technology expert to becoming the latest India-born talent to lead a US tech giant.

Parag Agrawal, IIT-Bombay Graduate, Is New Twitter CEO: 5 Points

Parag Agrawal, IIT-Bombay Graduate, Is New Twitter CEO: 5 Points

Reported by Roobina Mongia, Edited by Shatabdi Chowdhury | Monday November 29, 2021, New Delhi

Parag Agrawal, 37, an IIT-Bombay graduate, has replaced Jack Dorsey as the new Twitter chief executive officer, becoming the youngest CEO in top 500 companies. The Board of Directors unanimously appointed him as the new CEO.

Virgil Abloh, Designer Who Brought The Street To The Catwalk, Dies At 41

Virgil Abloh, Designer Who Brought The Street To The Catwalk, Dies At 41

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Monday November 29, 2021, New Delhi

Virgil Abloh had been battling a rare, aggressive form of cancer for over two years.

'Bulldozer' Andersson: Sweden's Short-Lived First Woman Prime Minister

'Bulldozer' Andersson: Sweden's Short-Lived First Woman Prime Minister

Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 25, 2021, Stockholm

Social Democrat Magdalena Andersson, who quit just hours after becoming first woman elected Sweden's prime minister, is a "bulldozer" who faces tough battle fending off an unprecedented challenge by right-wing and far-right in next year's election.

Historian Babasaheb Purandare Dies At 99, PM Modi "Pained Beyond Words"

Historian Babasaheb Purandare Dies At 99, PM Modi "Pained Beyond Words"

NDTV News Desk | Monday November 15, 2021, Mumbai

Noted historian-writer and Padma Vibhushan Babasaheb Purandare died on Monday. He was 99.