Ranjita Ganesan and Nikita Puri chronicle the journey of Abhishek Poddar, one of India's leading art patrons. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com The model who has become fairy godmother to Indian artists How Nita Ambani became a patron of the arts His basic black shirt and dark blue jeans were designed to escape attention. Still, in the ritzy ballroom of Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai, many eyes followed Abhishek Poddar as he took a seat somewhere in the small crowd and routinely ... Rediff.com, 10 hours ago
West Bengal Governor and Chancellor of Gour Banga University K N Tripathi today stressed on the importance of discipline among the students. Addressing the second convocation of Gour Banga university here Tripathi said discipline is indispensable. He said the ...Business Standard, 1 week ago
A team led by Kolkata-born scientists has discovered a special sweet spot in the eye plays a crucial role in humans being able to to focus on computer screens and also read, an ability which is unique to Homo sapiens.Pallava Bagla reports.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Ever wondered why humans can read? A team led by Kolkata-born scientists has found that a special sweet spot in the eye called 'fovea' plays a crucial role in humans being able to to focus on computer screens and also ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
Health benefits of probiotics- the "good bacteria" found in fermented foods and dietary supplements- is known to almost all.Now a first-of-its kind study by University of Colorado Boulder, scientists suggests that lesser-known gut-health promoters called ...Business Standard, 3 weeks ago
Mangalore University Vice Chancellor K Byrappa said the university has a plan to extend the Human Consciousness and Yogic Sciences Department into a full-fledged Yoga centre. He was speaking at the inaugural function of international Yoga teachers training ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
This article was originally posted on Inverse. By James Grebey On Tuesday, the CIA uploaded 12 million declassified pages onto a searchable online database -- the first time that these documents had been viewable anywhere other than on four computers in a ...Huffington Post, 1 month ago
Nine Nobel Laureates are all set to interact with students at several universities including IISC Bangalore, NCBS Bangalore, IIT Delhi, IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat University and M S University Vadodara. The Nobel Laureates will also participate in inspirational ...catchnews.com, 2 months ago
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