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Nobel Prize Winners (2017)

Nobel Prize Winners (2017)

  Noble for Physiology or Medicine -- Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash Michael W. Young- "for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm" Physics-- Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish, Kip Thorne- "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves" Chemistry-- Jacques Dubochet, Richard Henderson, Joachim Frank -

India wins series against Australia by 4-1

India wins series against Australia by 4-1

India won ODI series against Australia 4-1, become World No.1 ODI team. Rohit Sharma at his best and scored another century   at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium on October 1 in the final ODI against Australia helped India to beat Australia by seven wickets to clinch series 4-1. Chasing 243 for victory,

Grammy awards 2017

Grammy awards 2017

Grammy Awards ceremony was held on February 12, 2017. The CBS network broadcast the show live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The ceremony recognized the best recordings, compositions, and artists of the eligibility year, which runs from October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016. James Corden hosted the ceremony for the first time. The "pre-telecast" ceremony (officially named The

The winners of 2017 US Open lawn tennis

The winners of 2017 US Open lawn tennis

The 2017 US Open was the 137th edition of tennis' US Open and the fourth and final Grand Slam event of the year. It was held on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City. Experimental rules featured in qualifying for the main draw as well as in the junior, wheelchair and exhibition events. The

Rajiv Kumar: New NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman

Rajiv Kumar: New NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman

Economist Dr. Rajiv Kumar has been appointed (August 5, 2017) as the new Vice-Chairman of the government think tank NITI Aayog. Present vice-chairman Arvind Panagariya had stepped down earlier this month. The Columbia University professor will be returning to the U.S. to rejoin academia.  Dr. Vinod Paul, pediatrician at AIIMS,

Khel Ratna and Arjuna award announced

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The award selection committee announced and sent names to the Sports Ministry for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and Arjuna awards on August 03, 2017 .Two-time Paralympic gold medallist Devendra Jhajharia is the first paralympian to be recommended for the country’s highest sporting honour — the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

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