ASTRO BOB India successfully launches its first mission to Mars today
In a feat showcasing both technology and a taste for deep space exploration, India launched its first-ever probe to Mars earlier today. Named Mangalyaan (Hindi for Mars Craft), it shot into space at... Posted on 11/5/13 at 1:36 PM
MIDDLE AGED PLAGUE Black Friday -- Shopping Can Be Fun, Really
Any of you with teenagers know that you're frequently unpopular with them for major issues like, say, breathing, and for awhile, our policy of not buying electronics, CDs, DVDs, or digital detritus re... Posted on 11/19/12 at 4:34 PM
STAFF BLOG EVERYDAY GOURMET Bengali Style Salmon
I know it's been a few months since I have posted a recipe, but I have had quite a busy summer! (As I am sure most of you have) This past weekend Ihad the opportunity to spend an evening with family a... Posted on 9/4/12 at 9:32 PM
STORM TRACKER Cold or Warm Winter?
The lower 48 states have for the most part recorded a mild winter. Locally, the month of December finished 11.2 degrees above average and the month of January is currently running about 10 degrees abo... Posted on 1/31/12 at 6:56 AM
India launched its first rocket to Mars on Tuesday, aiming to reach the red planet at a much lower cost than successful missions by other nations, positioning the emerging Asian giant as a budget player in the latest global space race.
Free shipping on a 100 rupee ($1.60) book. Delivery times guaranteed to the minute. These are some of the incentives the world's biggest online retailer Amazon.com Inc is using to entice Indians to shop on the web, a sector where growth has been stifled by payment problems.
Mass evacuations spared India the widespread deaths many had feared from a powerful weekend cyclone, officials said, as people picked up belongings and started repairing flooded towns, tangled power lines and tens of thousands of destroyed thatch homes.
An Indian court convicted four men Tuesday in the deadly gang rape of a young woman on a moving New Delhi bus, a brutal crime that galvanized public anger over the widespread — yet widely tolerated — sexual violence faced by Indian women.
Katy Daigle and Shivani Rawat
, September 10, 2013
All 18 sailors aboard an Indian submarine hit by twin explosions and an intense fire are feared dead, a naval official said. The submarine had also been damaged in a deadly explosion in 2010 and had only recently returned to service.
Three suicide bombers tried to attack the Indian consulate in an eastern Afghan city on Saturday, sparking a shootout with guards on a bustling downtown street that left at least nine civilians dead, official said.
Patrick Quinn and Rahim Faiez
, August 03, 2013
A Swiss woman who was on a cycling trip in central India with her husband has been gang-raped by eight men, police said Saturday. The attack comes three months after the fatal gang-rape of a woman aboard a New Delhi bus outraged Indians.
Executive Vice President Ruth Krystopolski says the Dakotas-based health network will consider whether a clinic in India would be able to support itself economically while providing services to children in need.
Abhilash Soman sold his wedding ring to come to Williston, where he says he’s found his fortune. The India native had a career as a gemologist before he married an American and moved to Miami. There, he tried to work in the diamond market, but struggled to make a living.
An Indian woman who was gang-raped and beaten on a bus in New Delhi died Saturday at a Singapore hospital, after her ordeal galvanized Indians to demand greater protection for women from sexual violence that impacts thousands of them every day.
From George Harrison to John Coltrane, from Yehudi Menuhin to David Crosby, Ravi Shankar connections reflected music's universality, though a gap persisted between Shankar and many Western fans. Shankar died Tuesday at age 92.
Muneeza Naqvi and Ravi Nessman
, December 12, 2012
A former Greenbush, Minn., Catholic priest appeared in court Monday in New Delhi related to charges filed years ago in Roseau, Minn., alleging he sexually assaulted two teen girls in 2004 and 2005, according to The Associated Press.
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