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Mangalyaan No. 2 in Time’s 25 Best Inventions of 2014 After Hendo Hoverboard

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) that has won Indira Gandhi Peace Prize for 2014 is making history worldwide with its entry into the Time magazine’s top 25 inventions of the year and that making it to the second slot after the Hendo Hoverboard. The citation from Time’s magazine says: “Nobody gets Mars right on the first try. The U.S. didn’t, ...

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Will Modi Get Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ Recognition?

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in the list of 50 contenders for Time magazine’s Person of the Year, which will be announced on Dec 10, coinciding with the International Human Rights Day. Modi, “once a controversial regional leader”, became India’s prime minister after leading his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to a “landslide electoral victory on a platform of economic development”, ...

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