Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022


Carnatic Music Maestro Avasarala Lauded By Congress In US

Aug 10, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

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.

India In ‘Dire Straits’ Because It Opened Up Prematurely: Dr Anthony Fauci

May 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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.

Dead Owner Leaves 5 Million USD For Dog In His Will

Lulu, an 8-year-old dog's owner has transferred USD 5 million to a trust so that it can take care of her after the owner is gone

Elon Musk Donates $5 Million To Khan Academy To Boost Online Education

Jan 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

World's richest person and business magnate Elon Musk donated $5 million to Khan Academy by means of Musk Foundation

A 'Misunderstanding': China on WHO's rebuke For Delaying Team To Probe Covid-19 Origin

China on Monday vehemently refuted the US charge that the novel coronavirus was leaked from a bio lab in the country

12 November, 2020

American Singer Mary Millben Releases Video Of 'Om Jai Jagdish Hare' For Diwali


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.

11 November, 2020

Over 20 Indian-Americans Named In Joe Biden's Agency Review Teams


Joe Biden's transition team said this is one of the most diverse agency review teams in presidential transition history.

06 November, 2020

Joe Biden Overtakes Donald Trump In Republican Stronghold Of Georgia


Still too early to say as thousands of ballots are left to counted

05 November, 2020

OSCE Describes Trump’s Claims Of Voter Fraud As 'Baseless'


President Trump on Wednesday claimed 'fraud' in the counting of votes and said he would approach the Supreme Court to stop it.

01 November, 2020

US Elections: The End Is Not In Sight

Tom Arms

Donald Trump is not the type to embrace a quiet retirement. And the longer he fights a pro-Biden result, the greater the danger.

23 October, 2020

11 Indian Students Arrested For Trying To Illegally Stay In US


Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials said these students claimed to be employed by companies that do not exist.


23 October, 2020

‘Covid-19 Vaccine Ready’: Donald Trump At Presidential Debate With Biden


With less than two weeks to go for the US presidential elections, Trump and Biden spar on the country's handling of Covid.

23 October, 2020

Donald Trump's Order On H1-B And L-1 Visas Cost USD 100B, Claims Think Tank


The executive order signed by Donald Trump on June 22 temporarily bans issuing of fresh H1-B and L-1 visas.

04 October, 2020

'Be Back Soon,' 'Next Few Days Are Real Test': Donald Trump Shares Video Message


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.

25 September, 2020

5 Iconic Comedy Shows To Watch This Weekend On OTT Platforms

Arshi Khanam

After the absorbing weekdays, it is a perfect time to feast your eyes with some of the best rated comedy series available on the OTT platforms. Here is a sorted list to get started!

21 August, 2020

Cure Metabolic Syndrome Disease Without Medicine

Satyendra Garg

A good diet is the key to everything. Here is an inspiring story by Satyendra Garg on his battle with a deadly disease without medications.

26 May, 2020

With 633 New Deaths In Last 24 Hours, US' COVID-19 Fatalities Near A Staggering 98,000

Outlook Web Bureau

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).


23 May, 2020

COVID-19 Forced World To Adopt Masks, Why Then Niqaab Is Problematic?

Dr Farhat Bano

How will security agencies distinguish between a spiritual choice and health-related concern? Isn’t democracy once again becoming context specific where actions must square with circumstances and the values of choice, liberty and equality becoming relative once again? writes Dr Farhat Bano.

Photo Gallery

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

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

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.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

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.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

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.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

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.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz