Rajan Nanda, who belonged to Fazilka town of Punjab, joined Escorts in 1965 at the age of 23, and took over as the Chairman of Escorts Group in the year 1994.
Prateek Hajela, as the Supreme Court mandated coordinator of NRC, has been involved in the task since September 2013 and was responsible for creating a “legacy data” system.
Pingali Venkayya was a fervant freedom fighter and the designer of the Indian National Tricolour who went on to become synonymous with the spirit of free and independent India.
The New Delhi-born mathematician was recognised for his use of dynamics theory, which studies the equations of moving objects to solve problems in number theory.
The Shraddha Rehabilitation Foundation was started in 1989 by Vatwani and his wife Smitha, and since the inception of the organisation have reunited more than 2,000 people with their families.
Wangchuk's moment in the spotlight came when director Rajkumar Hirani's movie '3 Idiots' portrayed a character -- Phunsukh Wangdu, played by Aamir Khan -- said to be inspired by Sonam Wangchuk.
Imran Khan — the cricketer-turned-politician has emerged as the front-runner for the top office in Pakistan elections 2018. Khan has always been in the limelight due to his sports career, brazen comments and controversial private life.
He is one the richest Indian politicians, having declared his assets at Rs 680 crore in 2014 election affidavit — he was elected from Guntur.
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP Jayadev Galla initiated the debate in Lok Sabha on the Opposition-sponsored no-trust motion against the Narendra Modi government.
Swami Agnivesh is widely known for his campaign against bonded labour through his foundation Bandhua Mukti Morcha (Bonded Labor Liberation Front)
Georges Lemaitre's theory of the universe's expansion had to face rejection from major physicists and theorists of the era. Einstein initially dismissed his work, saying, “Your calculations are correct, but your physics is atrocious."
Croatia President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović: While the NATO summit kept the Croatian president away from the semi-finals in which Croatia beat England, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic flew back immediately to Moscow to witness her country play in the FIFA finals for the first time.
Hima Das on Thursday clinched the top spot in the women's 400m final race in the IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships to become the first woman athlete to win a gold medal at the world level.
Dada Vaswani initiated a global peace initiative called The Moment of Calm. Where people across the globe observe two minutes silence on August 2 at 2pm to forgive and to seek forgiveness.
Jarrod Ramos had been making social media threats against the paper for some time according to county police officials in a press conference.
Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis: It was during Mahalabonis' time in London, that he was introduced to the journal Biometrika and developed a keen interest in statistics and its utility to problems in meteorology and anthropology,
Sandeep Bakhshi was appointed as ICICI Bank's Wholetime Director and Chief Operating Officer (COO) designate on Monday, following a board of directors meeting in Mumbai.
However, XXXTentacion's short career was plagued by allegations of domestic violence. At the time of his death, he was awaiting trial after being accused of domestic violence by his pregnant ex-girlfriend in 2016.
Shujaat Bukhari was a Srinagar-based scribe and Editor-in-Chief of Rising Kashmir, a Srinagar-based local daily newspaper. He was earlier the Bureau Chief of The Hindu.
Bhaiyyuji Maharaj had a wide following among politicians and businessmen, who flock to him for ‘advice’ on spiritual matters.