In a first, a woman officer from the Indian Air Force, Wing Commander Puja Thakur led the ceremonial guard of honour for US President Barack Obama when he visited India as part of Republic day Celebrations of 2015. Barack Obama became the first US president to attend the spectacular military and cultural display of Indian Republic […]
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Pope Francis criticized top bureaucrats of Vatican at the annual Christmas gathering, and urged the cardinals, bishops and priests who make up the Curia to remember and cultivate an attitude and a spirit of service. “Sometimes,” said Pope Francis, “[Officials of the Curia] feel themselves ‘lords of the manor’ – superior to everyone and everything,” […]
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made his entry into Forbes list of world’s most powerful people. The list has ranking for the World’s 72 Most Powerful People (one for every 100 million people on the planet). Mr Modi is ranked 15th in the list. Russian President Vladimir Putin is heading the list for two consecutive […]
Google’s CEO, Larry Page has transferred leadership of core Google products to Sundar Pichai, an Indian by origin, in a major reorganization happened at the Google. With this change, Sundar Pichai became the second-most powerful man at Google and will head Google search, Google Maps, along with infrastructure, commerce and ads. Sundar Pichai already runs Android, the […]
Kailash Satyarthi is a human rights activist from India, born in Vidisha near Bhopal on January 11, 1954. He is an Electrical Engineering graduate from Govt Engineering College, Vidisha. At the age of 26 he gave up a well-paid career of an Electrical Engineer for initiating campaign against Save Childhood Movement.