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7 Nominated as World Peace Ambassadors

>>The World Peacekeepers Movement (TWPM) had felicitated seven celebrities as the world peace ambassadors The World Peacekeepers Movement (TWPM) had felicitated seven celebrities as the world peace ambassadors on Tuesday, 18 June 2019. Sir Dr Huz has felicitated world Peace Ambassadors. The World Peacekeepers Movement

Analog Devices Announces Winners of Anveshan 2019 Design Fellowship Program

>>Anveshan Design Fellowship is one of its kind focused fellowship program in the semiconductor industry by Analog Devices India Analog Devices, Inc (ADI) today announced the winners of its Anveshan 2019 Design Fellowship Program. Anveshan Design Fellowship is one of its kind focused fellowship program in the

The politics of ugly buildings

>>In new book, MIT’s Timothy Hyde looks at the architectural controversies that have helped shape Britain By Peter Dizikes In 1984, when the British government was planning to build a flashy modernist addition to the National Gallery in London, Prince Charles offered a dissenting view.

The (evolving) art of war

  >>In new book, political scientist Taylor Fravel uncovers the modern history of Chinese military strategy  by Peter Dizikes In 1969, the Soviet Union moved troops and military equipment to its border with China, escalating tensions between the communist Cold War powers. In response, China

Explosions of universe’s first stars spewed powerful jets

>>Instead of ballooning into spheres, as once thought, early supernovae ejected jets that may have seeded new stars by Jennifer Chu Several hundred million years after the Big Bang, the very first stars flared into the universe as massively bright accumulations of hydrogen and helium

MIT receives $30 million to help address energy challenges in Egypt

>>Award from USAID will support research collaborations through new Center of Excellence in Energy at Ain Shams University in Cairo MIT is the recipient of a $30 million award from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced this week at a two-day ceremony in

Special effects: How a movie could reduce corruption

>>A film and texting campaign can increase anticorruption reports from citizens, study shows. They don’t give an Academy Award for this, but a Nigerian feature film, “Water of Gold,” made viewers significantly more likely to report corruption, according to a new paper co-authored by an

Digital revolution to create readers of the future

>>India has the unique distinction of being one of the youngest populations in the world. This population needs to acquire knowledge and skills to become a productive member of the society By Ms Monica Malhotra Kandhari, MD, MBD group India has the unique distinction of

Every single child should be screened for hearing loss: Brett Lee  

  >>According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 34 million children worldwide suffer from profound hearing loss. Four in every 1,000 babies born in India suffer from severe to profound hearing disability   Cochlear’s Global Hearing Ambassador and International Cricket legend Brett Lee was in