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Gandhiji to be posthumously honored with US Congressional Gold Medal

02 Oct 2018

Gandhiji to be posthumously honored with US Congressional Gold Medal

Half a dozen influential US lawmakers, including four Indian-Americans, have moved a resolution in the US House of Representatives to posthumously award the prestigious Congressional Gold Medal to Mahatma Gandhi in recognition of his promotion of peace and non-violence.

Gina Haspel to become the first female CIA Director

18 May 2018

Gina Haspel to become the first female CIA Director

Gina Haspel is all set to become the new Director of the CIA. She will be the first woman to lead the agency in its 70-year history.

Statues at Ludhiana's wax museum leave Twitter in splits

02 Apr 2018

Statues at Ludhiana's wax museum leave Twitter in splits

A wax museum in Ludhiana has stirred laughs on social media owing to the statues' minimal resemblance to personalities.

5-foot English-speaking robot to guide visitors at Jaipur Wax Museum

25 Mar 2018

5-foot English-speaking robot to guide visitors at Jaipur Wax Museum

Rajasthan's famous Jaipur Wax Museum, situated on the premises of the famous Nahargarh Fort on the Aravali Hills, is all set to introduce a robot to welcome its visitors.

Priyanka Chopra gets the prestigious 'Mother Teresa Memorial' award

13 Dec 2017

Priyanka Chopra gets the prestigious 'Mother Teresa Memorial' award

Another feather in Priyanka Chopra's glorious hat, as she has been honored with this year's Mother Teresa Memorial award for social justice.

Wall at Rajiv Chowk to commemorate Indian Nobel-prize winners

02 Nov 2017

Wall at Rajiv Chowk to commemorate Indian Nobel-prize winners

The Delhi Metro on Wednesday installed the Nobel Memorial Wall at Rajiv Chowk metro station for the seventh consecutive year.

ICAN, campaign against nuclear weapons, wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

06 Oct 2017

ICAN, campaign against nuclear weapons, wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, known as ICAN, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2017. An announcement was made today in Oslo, Norway.

Mother Teresa's blue-bordered sari is now an intellectual property

11 Jul 2017

Mother Teresa's blue-bordered sari is now an intellectual property

The iconic blue-bordered sari, a staple of all nuns under the Missionaries of Charity, has been recognized as an intellectual property.

Mother Teresa's elevation to Sainthood

04 Sep 2016

Mother Teresa's elevation to Sainthood

Nineteen years after the death of Mother Teresa, who worked for the upliftment of the poor and needy, she will be proclaimed a saint in the Vatican City.