A regular lesson on space and gravity opened up a whole new frontier for a group of students in a southern Indian town. The instructor leading the session on aerodynamics and propulsion appeared only on a projection screen. » Read More
Novelist, critic and blogger Chandrahas Choudhury is probably the only writer in the world who would answer a question about his favorite writers by citing Bengali novelist Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay and American novelist Willa Cather in the same sentence, as he did last year in an interview with the ...
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Internationally, the United States Congress ranks low for the number of women seated, with less than 17 percent of the members being women in 2011. More than 85 countries have a higher percentage of women in their ... » Read More
First lady Jacqueline Kennedy arrived in New Delhi on March 12 for a nine-day visit. Mrs. Kennedy’s first engagement was a visit to the Central Secretariat, where she watched Indian President Rajendra Prasad ride by in state... » Read More