A computer science student, Binny began his career with Sarnoff Technologies, a pioneer in computer vision, in 2005 and worked there for one-and-a-half years.
Ananth Kumar began his political career as a member of the Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and became the national secretary in 1985.
Ocasio-Cortez describes herself as an educator, organiser and working-class New Yorker who has worked with expectant mothers, waited tables and led classrooms.
BJP leader Madan Lal Khurana who was at the helm of power in Delhi between 1993-96 was popularly known as ‘Delhi ka Sher’ (Lion of Delhi) for his efforts in strengthening BJP in the national capital.
Google on Thursday paid homage to legendary artist Tyrus Wong by dedicating a ‘Doodle’ on his birth anniversary.
At CBI, Nageshwar Rao was No. 3 in the pecking order and handling the Chandigarh branch along with certain branches in South India.
Sonia Dhawan was held by Noida police on Monday for allegedly trying to extort Rs 10 crore from Vijay Shekhar by threatening to leak his stolen personal data and confidential information about the company.
Man Booker Prize Winner: Born in Belfast, the prestigious English literary award has made Anna Burns the first female winner since 2012.
Once considered a Saudi insider, Jamal Khashoggi had fallen sharply out of favor with the Saudi government and went into self-imposed exile last year.
In 1988, Paul Allen purchased the Portland Trail Blazers and was intimately involved in the team's operations until his death. He has donated more than $2 billion to various charities including $500 million to the Allen Institute for Brain Science and $52 million to Oregon charities.
One of the most notable agitations Agarwal held was in 2010, when he fasted for 38 days, seeking scrapping of the 600 MW Lohari Nagpala project on Bhagirathi River since it hampered the free flow of water.
Born on March 27, 1923 in Sialkot, now in Pakistan, Gulati pursued his studies before dropping out in grade five.
The 53-year-old is an American attorney and United States circuit judge of the US Court of Appeals for the district of Columbia circuit.
Mukwege is an outspoken critic of the abuse of women during war who has described rape as "a weapon of mass destruction." His work has also been a of an acclaimed 2015 film titled: "The Man Who Mends Women."
Nadia Murad was named the UN's first Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking.
Scientists from the United States, Canada and France won the Nobel Prize in physics for revolutionizing the use of lasers in research, finding ways to make them deliver more powerful flashes of light and even to act like tiny tweezers.
Gita Gopinath pursued her PhD in Economics from Princeton University in 2001 following Masters in Arts (MA) degrees from both the Delhi School of Economics and University of Washington.
Honjo's method of treating cancer by controlling the protein's function to suppress immunity led to the development of Opdivo, a drug used against lung cancer and melanoma.
James P Allison was intrigued by the immune system right from the time when he was an undergraduate and decided to dedicate his life's work to understand how it worked.
Solih's victory is expected to help return normalcy in the relations between India and the Maldives.