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Harsha Vardhan Pitches for Technology for Common Man; Here’s How it Can be Done

Union Minister of Science & Technology Dr Harsha Vardhan has brought home the major point of debate in the country aimed at bringing technology to the precincts of a common man in each of state-funded laboratory in India. The minister who visted Bangalore’s Raman Research Institute on Friday said the results of the scientific research should reach the people bridging ...

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Times of India Cartoonist, India’s ‘Common Man’ Creator R.K. Laxman dead

Legendary cartoonist R.K. Laxman, creator of the iconic “The Common Man”, died in a private hospital here Monday evening after a brief illness, his family said. He was 94. Laxman, brother of late novelist R.K. Narayan, is survived by writer wife Kamala, retired journalist son Srinivas and daughter-in-law Usha. He was renowned for his cartoon creation, which ran for several ...

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R.K.Laxman, the nation’s Common Man is no more, voice of nation’s middle class shut

By Shudip Talukdar Legendary Times of India cartoonist RK Laxman passed away in Pune on Monday at the age of 93, due to multi-organ failure. R.K. Laxman, considered one of the world’s greatest cartoonists, was an institution unto himself, indisputably the uncrowned conscience keeper of the nation. No politician or minister, however high or mighty, escaped his pointed satire, conveyed ...

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Bangalore Blast at Church Street: Twitter Users Furious Over Terrorist Attacks

On Sunday evening at 8:30 PM, a low-intensity bomb exploded in front of the Coconut Groove restaurant on busy Church Street and one woman was killed and two others were injured. All of them were rushed to Mallya Hospital immediately by a good-samaritan auto driver. The woman Bhavani succumbed to her head injury at the hospital, said hospital authorities. Here ...

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