Wishing to honour the life and talent of Avasarala Kanyakumari Kanyakumari, a revered master violinist, composer, and teacher in the Indian Carnatic musical tradition, the Indian American lawmaker said the Indian government recognised her talent and contributions to Indian music and culture with the Padma Shri Award in 2015.
America's top infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci told senators that India made the 'incorrect assumption' that it was finished with the Covid-19 pandemic.
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World's richest person and business magnate Elon Musk donated $5 million to Khan Academy by means of Musk Foundation
China on Monday vehemently refuted the US charge that the novel coronavirus was leaked from a bio lab in the country
With music given by Canadian Screen Award and Grammy-nominated composer Daryl Bennett, Mary released a rendition of 'Om Jai Jagdish Hare' with a diverse creative team.
Joe Biden's transition team said this is one of the most diverse agency review teams in presidential transition history.
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President Trump on Wednesday claimed 'fraud' in the counting of votes and said he would approach the Supreme Court to stop it.
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Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials said these students claimed to be employed by companies that do not exist.
With less than two weeks to go for the US presidential elections, Trump and Biden spar on the country's handling of Covid.
The executive order signed by Donald Trump on June 22 temporarily bans issuing of fresh H1-B and L-1 visas.
White House physician Sean Conley said the president remains fever free and off supplemental oxygen with a saturation level between 96 and 98 per cent all day.
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Meanwhile, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the globe has surpassed 5.3 million, while the global toll is more than 342,000, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO).
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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.