Unlike many artists who achieve regional and national notice early in their careers, then copy themselves forever after, Deborah Oropallo, at 62, continues to push herself and her process. Oropallo was first celebrated ...

By Ronak ShahNEW DELHI: India’s motor show - “Auto Expo 2016” was fifth most searched word on google in the full calendar year 2016 in India, says Google Trends. Google’s “Year in Search” results revealed ...

A four-day international lake conference with a focus on “conservation and sustainable management of ecologically sensitive regions in the Western Ghats” will begin at Moodbidri on Wednesday. Organised by Energy ...

News from the world of books A new British Library project will digitise 4,000 early Bengali books as part of plans for the U.K. India Year of Culture 2017. The digitisation is part of a wider ‘Two Centuries of ...

The Summit will be inaugurated by the Prime Minister, who will throw open a Global Trade Show as well as chair a Global CEOs Roundtable. Modi will also declare open a five-week long Nobel Laureate Exhibition. (Website) ...

NEW DELHI: The Indian auto industry is yet again looking forward to a new year with renewed optimism amid challenges of new regulations after a bumpy ride in 2016.Despite beginning the year with a bang — with 108 ...

Two of the most iconic golf courses in the US – Seminole Golf Club Florida and Cypress Point Club in California – have been named as future venues for the Walker Cup. Seminole is to stage the biennial match between ...

United States Golf Association officials found a nice, little track to host the 50th Walker Cup in 2025 — Cypress Point, the storied club and Alister MacKenzie layout on the Monterey Peninsula. Thursday’s ...

Ghana will be hosting the rest of Africa in the 16th Africa Scrabble Championships this year. This year, the privilege of hosting the biennial event has been bestowed upon Ghana. The prestigious 4-day event will be ...

New Delhi: The Election Commission has asked the government to amend laws to bar people from contesting from two seats or, at least as a deterrent, a candidate who vacates a seat necessitating a bypoll should be asked ...

Triumphant Curtis Cup captain Elaine Farquharson-Black has been handed another Great Britain Ireland mission - in next year’s Vagliano Trophy in Italy. The Aberdeen lawyer has been retained as GBI captain by the ...

Under the shadow of a snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, hundreds of Maasai boys brave the morning chill to take part in a ritual that marks their coming of age.But those vying to become a 'moran', or warrior, in the ...

DENMARK’S Thomas Bjorn was named as Europe’s Ryder Cup captain yesterday with the task of reclaiming the trophy from the United States at Le Golf National in Paris in 2018. The 45-year-old, three times a player in ...

Four major world cities, Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens, have pledged to ban diesel vehicles from their streets by 2025. Mayors of these four cities made the commitment at the end of last week in Mexico City ...

Denmark's Thomas Bjorn was named as Europe's Ryder Cup captain on Tuesday with the task of reclaiming the trophy from the United States at Le Golf National in Paris in 2018.The 45-year-old, three times a player in ...

1 December: India although gained few positions retains a low ranking in enabling trade while its ICT adoption is “actually stalling and losing grounds vis-à-vis other countries”, a biennial report of the World ...

June 5, 1982: Jayalalithaa joins the AIADMK saying that Chief Minister M.G. Ramachandran was instrumental in introducing her to politics. She made her first speech on "Pennin Perumai" (The Greatness of a Woman). She ...

India’s emission intensity of GDP has reduced by 12 per cent between 2005 and 2010, according to the country’s first biennial update report submitted at the crucial UN climate summit recently, Rajya Sabha was told ...

A discussion and subsequent call for a vote surrounding a decrease in enhanced funding at the state’s community colleges caused one education official to accuse the Nevada Board of Regents of violating the state’s ...

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The leaders of four major global cities say they will stop the use of all diesel powered cars and trucks by the middle of the next ...