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Bangalore-based Grameen Koota Gets Top Microfinance India Award 2015

Bangalore-based Grameen Koota has been awarded the Microfinance Organization of the Year (Large) 2015, at the 7th edition of the Microfinance India Awards ceremony held as part of the Inclusive Finance India Summit on Tuesday in New Delhi. The Awards honour the MFIs which have contributed positively to the growth of the industry and maintained transparency and customer-centric approach. Most ...

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2 Indian Teenagers Miss NASA 3-D Challenge Award, Ryan Beam’s in-Space Plant Factory Wins

The prestigious NASA’s 3-D Challenger award has gone to Ryan Beam of California, while the most-anticipated hopefuls — Rajan Vivek from Arizona and Prasanna Krishnamoorthy from Delaware — failed to win it. The NASA 3-D space Container Challenge asked students to design models of containers that could help astronauts keep things in order in space and the top ten finalists ...

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Lewis Hamilton reverts back with Canadian Grand Prix win

Making up for his disappointment at the Monaco Grand Prix, Brit Lewis Hamilton who plays for Mercedes AMG cruised to victory at Canadian Grand Prix. The reigning world champion made a fascinating start right from the beginning of the race. Nico Rosberg, his teammate in Mercedes provided him a tough competition, shadowing him closely throughout the 70-lap race. However, Hamilton ...

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Meet Sangeeta Bhatia, $250000 Heinz Prize Winner from MIT

Sangeeta Bhatia, a scientist from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has emerged the winner of this year’s prestigious Heinz Award for developing an artificial human microlivers for drug testing. The Heinz Award for Technology, the Economy, and Employment carries a cahs prize of $250,000 every year for extraordinary research work or contributions to arts and humanities; environment; human condition; ...

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