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Five years on, RTI activist awarded Rs 10L for attack that left him paralysed
Mumbai Mirror

Five years on, RTI activist awarded Rs 10L for attack that lef...

By Sadaf Modak Arun Sawant had approached police for protection, but did not get it; Human Rights Commission finds cop claim of activist being 'a troublemaker' unfounded. Five years after an attack left him paralysed, RTI activist Arun Sawant ... Mumbai Mirror, 4 minutes ago
National Endowment for the Humanities

President Obama to Award 2014 National Humanities Medal

) — The White House today announced the distinguished recipients of the 2014 National Humanities Medal. The awardees include historians, writers, a philosopher, scholar, preservationist, food activist and an education course. President Barack ...
 National Endowment for the Humanities40 minutes ago Sally Field, Stephen King and More to Receive 2014 National Medal of Arts Next Week  Broadway World2 hours ago President Bouteflika honoured with Mali's highest distinction  Algérie Presse Service2 days ago Gabriel Byrne, Tom Moran honored with Irish Presidential Distinguished Service Awards (IrishCentral)  Irish Central2 days ago
Wall Street Business Network

Cesar Millan Is Awarded Honorary Degree For Humanitarian Services, Inspiration To Dog Owners, Veterinarians And Behavioral Science From Chulalongkorn University

, Cesar Millan became the third American to receivean honorary diploma from Chulalongkorn University , in Bangkok Thailand . Millan was honored for his humanitarian services to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home abandoned and abused dogs around the ...
 Wall Street Business Network1 day ago EOIR Awarded I2WD TIES Contract  TMC Net5 hours ago ION awarded contract to conduct 2D seismic survey of Somalia Puntland offshore margin  TMC Net2 days ago Cesar Millan Awarded Honorary Diploma In Thailand  Look to the Stars4 hours ago

Rights groups slam decision to give Beijing 2022 Winter Games

Human rights activists on Friday criticized the decision to award Beijing the 2022 Winter Olympics, saying the International Olympic Committee had sent the wrong message at a time of growing government pressure on activists and civil society. Last Updated: ...
 Zee News1 month ago Games a boon or doom?  News2415 hours ago Activists urge IOC not to award 2022 Olympic Games to Beijing  Zee News1 month ago
Computerworld Malaysia

2015 Data+ Editors Choice Awards: The GDELT Project

The GDELT Project describes itself as "the largest, most comprehensive, and highest resolution open database of human society ever created." "My interests lie in narrative," says Kalev Leetaru, who started the project about 18 months ago and runs ...
 Computerworld Malaysia18 hours ago The GDELT Project  CIO Australia1 day ago
Amnesty International

Azerbaijan: Government jails award winning journalist as crackdown intensifies

:20 UTC Azerbaijan's jailing of an award winning journalist barely two weeks after two prominent human rights activists received jail sentences is another severe attack on free speech, Amnesty International said today. Investigative reporter ...
 Amnesty International2 days ago Groups condemn "staggering" sentence for award-winning journalist  Ifex1 day ago Azerbaijan journalist Khadija Ismayilova jailed  MaltaToday1 day ago Top journalist jailed for seven and half years in Azerbaijan  Hindustan Times1 day ago

Nasa wants to use urine to create synthetic food for astronauts

NASA has awarded researchers a USD 200,000 grant to figure out how to recycle human waste into synthetic food that could sustain astronauts during extended space journeys. The post Nasa wants to use urine to create synthetic food for astronauts appeared first ...
 First Post.com1 week ago NASA wants to turn human waste into food  Business Standard1 week ago Nasa awards grant for academic study that could turn human waste into food  Mirror Uk2 weeks ago

Human Rights award for India's Florence Nightingale, Dr Rajagopal

Dr M R Rajagopal who has made a difference to the lives of the terminally ill has received the Alison Des Forges Award which honors people who work courageously and selflessly to defend human rights, often in dangerous situations and at great personal sacrifice. The award is instituted by Human Rights Watch. Read our 2014 interview with Dr Rajagopal. ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Four rights activists honoured  Prokerala3 weeks ago HRW honours rights activists with 'Alison Des Forges Award'  Business Standard3 weeks ago Civilian honour  Times of India2 months ago

Two Indians win Magsaysay Award

Bureaucrat Sanjeev Chaturvedi and Human Rights activist Anshu Gupta whose names were announced among the five awardees. PTI 3 others from Laos, Philippines and Myanmar selected Two Indians, including Sanjiv Chaturvedi,  the former chief vigilance officer of ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Sanjiv Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta win Ramon Magsaysay award  Asian Age1 month ago Sanjeev Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta win Ramon Magsaysay Award  Silicon India1 month ago Magsaysay honour for Goonj's Anshu Gupta, AIIMS whistle-blower Sanjiv Chaturvedi  Rediff.com1 month ago

Working for human cause: Magsaysay winner Anshu Gupta

Goonj-founder Anshu Gupta, chosen for the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay award for 2015, on Wednesday said helping fellow humans is his "true calling".Gupta, who left his corporate job to take up humanitarian issues and community development 16 years ago, said ...
 Prokerala1 month ago The many good things that Magsayay winner Anshu Gupta does at Goonj  Rediff.com1 month ago
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