US President Donald Trump will award the 2018 Presidential Medal of Freedom to Elvis Presley, George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr. and five other individuals, the White House said in a statement on Saturday. DNA - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump will award the 2018 Presidential Medal of Freedom to Elvis Presley, George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr. and five other individuals, the White House said in a statement on.. Reuters India - Published
An Indian-American woman has been honoured with a Presidential award by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for her extraordinary contribution towards combating human trafficking in Houston.
Minal.. DNA - Published
Aretha Franklin, the preacher's daughter whose powerful voice made her the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" died on Thursday at the age of 76 at her home in Detroit.
Franklin, who won 18 Grammys and.. DNA - Published
Aretha Franklin, the preacher's daughter whose powerful voice made her the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" with such hit songs as "Respect" and "Chain of Fools," died on Thursday at the age of 76, the.. DNA - Published
On the same day that Albert Einstein was born, his intellectual heir *Stephen Hawking* left us. He has a way of picking days. Even his birth date was a red-letter day; Hawking was born on 8th January,.. DNA - Published
On the same day that Albert Einstein was born, his intellectual heir Stephen Hawking left us. He has a way of picking days. Even his birth date was a red-letter day; Hawking was born on 8th January,.. DNA - Published
Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counsellor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died on.. DNA - Published
Stephen Hawking lamented today that he may no longer be welcome in America under Donald Trump, as the renowned British physicist asserted that the US Presidents priority would be to satisfy his.. Deccan Herald - Published
The viral trend of bromance memes between outgoing US President Barack Obama and his second-in-command Joe Biden got a new push after Obama surprised 'brother' Biden with the Presidential Medal of.. DNA - Published
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama surprised Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday by awarding him the Presidential Medal of Freedom with Distinction in an emotional White House ceremony.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Sify
*Damascus:* The Syrian army on Friday officially accused Israeli warplanes of targeting a key airbase west of the capital Damascus, state Sana TV reported.
The television report quoted the army as.. Mid-Day - Published
Outgoing US President Barack Obama has awarded Vice President Joe Biden with the highest civilian honour, commemorating an extraordinary man with an extraordinary career in public service.Mr Biden.. All India Radio - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald
From Leonardo DiCaprio to Tom Hanks, Hollywood A-listers lent their voices to a farewell tribute honouring the outgoing US President Barack Obama.
In the video Yes We Can: Your Most Memorable.. DNA - Published
*London:* More than 1,000 Russian athletes competing in summer, winter and paralympic sport were involved in or benefited from an institutional conspiracy to conceal positive doping tests, a WADA.. Mid-Day - Published
John Glenn, who became one of the 20th century's greatest explorers as the first American to orbit Earth and later as the world's oldest astronaut, and also had a long career as a US senator, died in.. DNA - Published
An 80-year-old woman who wrote software for the Apollo space missions has been given the United States' highest civilian honour, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Margaret Hamilton was one of 21.. All India Radio - Published
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama awarded the 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom - the highest civilian honour in the United States - to 21 key figures at a star-studded ceremony at.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •newKerala.com
President Barack Obama awarded the nation's highest civilian honour to 21 groundbreaking actors, musicians, athletes and innovators who inspired him over the years and "helped make me who I.. DNA - Published
In one of his final acts in office, President Barack Obama selected key figures in sports, entrepreneurship, philanthropy, activism, academia and entertainment among the 21 people who will be awarded.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
*Beijing*: India should not politicise the upcoming eighth BRICS summit to solve its bilateral disputes and not expect member nations to isolate and brand Pakistan as "supporter of terrorism", a.. Mid-Day - Published
*Singer and songwriter Bob Dylan, one of the world's most influential musicians, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature on Thursday for "having created new poetic expressions within the great.. Deccan Herald - Published
*Addis Ababa:* Around 50 peop were reportedly killed in a stampede near the Ethiopian capital yesterday after police fired tear gas at protesters during a religious festival, according to a.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* Olympian Sajan Prakash of Railways set a new national record to win gold in the 200m Butterfly senior men's category on the second day of 70th Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship.. Mid-Day - Published
The announcement of his death triggered a wave of accolades on TV and social media. Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif paid tribute to him as "a great servant of humanity," and said he would.. IndiaTimes - Published
Former world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, whose record-setting boxing career, flair for showmanship and political stands made him one of the best-known figures of the 20th century, died on Friday.. DNA - Published
US political and cultural figures mourned the death of author Harper Lee on Friday, crediting her with helping to promote tolerance and quoting her with admiration in social media and formal.. DNA - Published
*Johannesburg:* South African health authorities on Friday confirmed the first Zika case involving a Colombian businessman.
The businessman who visited Johannesburg has been diagnosed with Zika by a.. Mid-Day - Published