India’s Nicole Faria is Miss Earth 2010

  Miss India Earth 2010 Nicole Faria has made India proud by winning the 2010 Miss Earth crown. The 10th edition of the Miss Earth beauty pageant was held in Vinpearl Land, Nha Trang, Vietnam on December 4, 2010. Miss Puerto Rico Yeidy Bosquez was announced Miss Earth Fire and Miss Ecuador Jennifer Pazmino won the Miss Earth Air title. … More India’s Nicole Faria is Miss Earth 2010

Princess of Africa’s rags- to- riches story an inspiration to all

It’s been a while since I have been to one of those feel good kind of events. So it was rather refreshing when the Princess of Africa shared her rags-to-riches story that has inspired a lot of people. One of the first South African artists to break through to the international stage, Yvonne Chaka Chaka … More Princess of Africa’s rags- to- riches story an inspiration to all

US-based Indian creates first artificial kidney

US-based Indian origin researcher Shuvo Roy has created the world’s first implantable artificial kidney. What’s sensational about Roy’s creation is that the organ, no larger than a coffee cup, will be able to mimic the kidney’s most vital functions like filtering toxins out of the bloodstream, regulate blood pressure and produce the all- important vitamin D. … More US-based Indian creates first artificial kidney

Mamtha Poojary is the unlikely diva of a rural sport. The kabaddi gold tells her tale.

Mamtha Poojary is the unlikely diva of a rural sport. The kabaddi gold tells her tale. With the imposing Agumbe ghat for a backdrop, Hermunde village in Karnataka’s Udupi district is the picture of rustic splendour. The 5-km road, that stretches from the neighbouring town of Ajekar is barely motorable – bumpy and strewn with … More Mamtha Poojary is the unlikely diva of a rural sport. The kabaddi gold tells her tale.