Only 15 people of Indian origin have won the coveted prize.Hoping to correct this situation, reports Pallav Bagla, India has embarked on the most intense dialogue with the Nobel Foundation till date. IMAGE: Visitors at the Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad. Photograph: Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com The Nobel Prize is one of the most coveted awards of the world and India's strike rate is abysmally low -- just four Indian citizens have won the award out of the 870 individual winners since 1901. India ... Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Condoling the sad demise of 'versatile actor' Om Puri, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday said the former was a gifted actor and socially conscious human being, adding that the Indian film industry has lost a pillar."In this hour of grief, Smt Gandhi ...Business Standard, 2 months ago Om Puri is finally free of the Chakravyuh we built around his life and death catchnews.com, 2 months ago World loses a great artist: Mahira Khan on Om Puri's demise Sify, 2 months ago
"A Meryl Streep or Jimmy Kimmel can speak their mind, and stay assured that they won't be harmed." "That does not happen in India. Goons can land up anywhere unannounced. The rampant online abuse and bullying is not for the faint-hearted," say Manavi Kapur & Ranjita Ganesan. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com On January 8, at the Golden Globes, Meryl Streep, while accepting the Cecil B DeMille Award for Lifetime Achievement, lambasted President Donald Trump for using his powerful ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
Shabana Azmi has just returned from London after giving a rousing speech in the House Of Lordson the sensitive subject of Identity & Integration .No stranger to addressing international forums, Shabana admits she still gets butterflies in her stomach ...Bollywood Hungama, 1 week ago
[India], Feb. 11 (ANI): India's renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Friday created a Guinness World Record for building the world's tallest sandcastle on the beach of eastern Puri city. Sudarsan and his 45 students took about nine days to make the 48 ...Sify, 1 month ago
Gassed out after the interminable interplay of the Yadavs in their own version of the epic serial Game of Thrones, the fog of war has finally cleared with Tipuji emerging as the Samajwadi Sultan. Having been awarded the cycle symbol, he has readied a tie up ...The Financial Chronicle, 2 months ago
Memorials play a significant role in Indian politics. Icons are resurrected and feted with memorials, despite public criticism of the costs involved. BSP leader did that with her Ambedkar memorials when she was chief minister of Uttar Pradesh. The Narendra ...The Financial Chronicle, 2 months ago
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