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  • India-born professor awarded by King Charles III

    UK: India-born brain trauma expert honoured by King Charles III for 'services to neurocritical care'

    World | June 18, 2024 20:40 IST

    David Krishna Menon, a professor of anaesthesia at the University of Cambridge, was conferred with the Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE). He is an expert in neurocritical care, secondary brain injury, neuroinflammation, and metabolic imaging of acute brain injury.

  • Resolution introduced in US Congress to honour slain Indian-American police officer Dhaliwal.

    Resolution introduced in US Congress to honour slain Indian-American police officer Dhaliwal

    World | November 01, 2019 11:23 IST

    Mourning Dhaliwal's tragic death, the resolution described Dhaliwal as a remarkable and selfless hero who represented the very best of American ideals. The 42-year-old Harris County sheriff's deputy was gunned down on September 27 while conducting a routine mid-day traffic stop in northwest of Houston.

  • Kapil Dev

    East Bengal to confer Kapil Dev with highest club honour

    Cricket | July 18, 2019 12:42 IST

    Former Indian captain Kapil Dev will be awarded East Bengal's highest Honour, Bharat Gaurav, on 1 August.

  • traffic police

    Follow traffic rules, get honoured by Hyderabad police

    India | June 28, 2019 12:10 IST

    Motorists following traffic rules in Hyderabad are set to be honoured with certificates by the city police under a novel initiative. The Rachakonda Police Commissionerate here Thursday launched the programme "Patrol for Happy Driving" to mark the completion.

  • Twitter erupts as President Donald Trump misspells

    Twitter erupts as President Donald Trump misspells ‘honour’ in tweet

    World | January 23, 2017 11:43 IST

    Shortly after assuming office as the 45th US President, Donald Trump tweeted saying he was "honered" to have been sworn in as the leader. The spelling ‘mishap’ evoked widespread response on Twitter with many questioning his education standards.

  • pm modi hands over bangladesh liberation war honour to atal

    PM Modi hands over Bangladesh Liberation War Honour to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

    Politics | June 11, 2015 12:48 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today handed over the Bangladesh Liberation War Honour to ailing BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee.Modi visited Vajpayee's residence here and handed over the award to the former Prime Minister's

  • bjp decries telangana honour for sania mirza

    BJP decries Telangana honour for Sania Mirza

    Tennis | July 23, 2014 18:55 IST

    Hyderabad: The BJP Wednesday criticised Telangana for appointing tennis star Sania Mirza its brand ambassador and giving her a grant, saying she is a non-local and "daughter-in-law" of Pakistan.K. Laxman, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader

  • fada honours ratan tata with life time contribution award

    FADA honours Ratan Tata with Life Time Contribution award

    June 07, 2014 19:56 IST

    Mumbai: Automobile dealers' body Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) has honoured Tata group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata with Life Time Contribution Award.Tata received the award for his invaluable contribution to the growth, development and

  • sonia hosts farewell dinner for pm rahul skips it

    Sonia hosts farewell dinner for PM, Rahul skips it

    India | May 14, 2014 23:05 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was tonight lavishly praised at a farewell dinner hosted by Congress President Sonia Gandhi and attended by a galaxy of party leaders except Rahul Gandhi who skipped it, raising

  • india born scientist honoured in australia

    India-born scientist honoured in Australia

    World | January 27, 2014 18:32 IST

    Sydney:  An India-born scientist has been recognised by the Australian government for his “distinguished service to science, particularly in the field of sustainable productivity and management of forests”.Sadanandan Nambiar, a researcher at the Commonwealth Scientific

  • mca honours sachin tendulkar cm also lauds retiring icon

    MCA honours Sachin Tendulkar, CM also lauds retiring icon

    Cricket | November 11, 2013 19:55 IST

    Mumbai: Continuing with the felicitations lined up for retiring Sachin Tendulkar, the Mumbai Cricket Association today honoured the iconic Indian batsman ahead of his 200th and final Test by naming its Kandivili Ground after him

  • blanchett to be honoured at santa barbara film fest

    Blanchett to be honoured at Santa Barbara film fest

    Hollywood | November 06, 2013 18:54 IST

    Los Angeles: Actress Cate Blanchett will be honoured with the 2014 Outstanding Performer of the Year Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, starting Jan 30 next year.The 29th edition of the festival will

  • akal takht sikhs honour indira assassin beant singh s son

    Akal Takht, Sikhs honour Indira assassin Beant Singh's son

    India | October 31, 2013 23:36 IST

    Amritsar: Sikh groups today observed the death anniversary of Beant Singh, one of the assassins of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on this day in 1984, and honoured his son at a function held at

  • honoured to work with rajkumar santoshi vidyut jamwal

    Honoured to work with Rajkumar Santoshi: Vidyut Jamwal

    Bollywood | September 27, 2013 18:46 IST

    Mumbai: Actor Vidyut Jamwal, who has been roped in by filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi for his next, says his action hero image prompted the director to cast him.The actor, who made his Bollywood debut with action-packed

  • colin farrell to be honoured

    Colin Farrell to be honoured

    Hollywood | September 23, 2013 17:19 IST

    New York: Irish actor Colin Farrell will be honoured with the Ackerman Moving Families Forward Award here Oct 21.The 37-year-old, whose 10-year-old son, James, suffers from Angelman Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder with symptoms including

  • rajnikanth kamal haasan honoured at indian cinema centenary

    Rajnikanth, Kamal Haasan honoured at Indian cinema centenary fete (view pics)

    Bollywood | September 23, 2013 6:12 IST

    Chennai: From superstar Rajnikanth and Kamal Haasan to other yesteryear's actor namely S.S Rajendran, Manorama, , Sharada, Sowcar Janaki, Jayaprada, Kanchana, Jamuna, Krishakumari, Jayasudha, M.N Rajam, Rajashree and Sivakumar were honoured at the centenary celebrations

  • joan rivers honoured at new york fashion week

    Joan Rivers honoured at New York Fashion Week

    Hollywood | September 08, 2013 18:14 IST

    New York: TV personality-comedian Joan Rivers was honoured by Benefit Cosmetics at the beginning of New York Fashion Week.The event, held Wednesday, recognised the accomplishments of strong-minded women, reports femalefirst.co.uk.The 80-year-old praised actress Cate Blanchett

  • southern stars honoured at mirchi music awards south 2012

    Southern stars honoured at Mirchi Music Awards South 2012 (view pics)

    Bollywood | July 29, 2013 14:13 IST

    Chennai, July 29: The Chennai Trade Center was glittering with the Southern musical icons on Friday where the best musical talents of the four regional languages were honoured with ‘Samsung Galaxy Mirchi Music Awards South

  • milkha singh honoured at house of lords

    Milkha Singh honoured at House of Lords

    Bollywood | July 05, 2013 21:16 IST

    London, Jul 5: Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh was honoured for his services to sports at a special event at the House of Lords.House of Lords member and NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul presented the

  • uttarakhand iaf hero castelino laid to rest with full

    Uttarakhand: IAF hero Castelino laid to rest with full honours

    India | June 30, 2013 21:53 IST

    Mumbai, June 30:  Wing Commander Darryl Castelino, who was killed in a helicopter crash in Uttarakhand Tuesday, was laid to rest here Sunday afternoon with full military honours.A large number of people led by Chief