Tracing the early life of the humble ballpoint pen to its present. IMAGE: Modern folks would not even think of the ballpoint pen as an innovation. It seems to be an inexpensive writing instrument, not worth too much thought. Yet it had to fight for a life. Photograph: Thomas Mukoya/Reuters. Pen maker John Loud got a ballpoint pen patent in 1888. Anton Shaeffer in 1901. Michael Brown in 1911. While Lorenz presented a prototype ball pen in 1924. IMAGE: László Bíró, ... Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
A penchant for doing something different has made a family of three to take up the hobby of collecting coins. Meet Suraj J Sunita, his wife Rose Anita Sunita and daughter Neha Benita, all residents of the city who have a vast collection of 1,850 coins of most ...Deccan Herald, 4 weeks ago
[USA], Jan. 20 (ANI): The act of choosing an inaugural Bible - or Bibles - by the elected president has become very symbolic in the country. On Wednesday, President-elect Donald Trump announced his choices: a Bible his mother gifted him in 1955 when he ...Sify, 2 months ago
By Chen Aizhu and Michelle Price BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina) and Swiss pesticides and seeds group Syngenta AG have proposed minor concessions to the EU's competition watchdog to address concerns over their $43 ...Sify, 2 months ago
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