9th November: India scored a comprehensive five-wicket win in the first Test against the West Indies at the Delhi’s Ferozshah Kotla on Wednesday. The win gave the hosts a 1-0 lead in the three-match series with West Indies.
Uttar Pradesh state Assembly passed the resolution to divide the state into four different states by voice vote on 21st November, 2011
Renowned scientist C.N.R.Rao was conferred with the Ernesto Illy Trieste Science Prize for 2011 for his contribution to materials research on 21st November 2011. The honor was presented to C.N.R. Rao, who is the Chairman of Scientific Advisory Council to the Prime Minister, at a function in Trieste, Italy. The Prize, instituted by the Academy of Sciences of the Developing World, carries a cash component of 100,000 dollars, a medal and a citation.
Cyrus P. Mistry appointed Deputy Chairman of Tata Sons
Mumbai, November 23: The Board of Directors of Tata Sons at its meeting today appointed Cyrus P. Mistry as Deputy Chairman. He will work with Ratan N. Tata over the next year and take over from him when he retires in December 2012. This is as per the unanimous recommendation of the Selection Committee.
Supreme Court upholds death penalty for 26/11 attack accused Ajmal Kasab | Mumbai Attacks Kasab get death penalty by SC
New Delhi, August 29: New Delhi, August 29: The death sentence pronounced to Ajmal Kasab, the prime accused in 26/11 Mumbai attacks by a High Court was today upheld by the Supreme Court. 26/11 convict Kasab had appealed against death penalty in Supreme court. However, SC denied Kasab pleas decided to uphold the lower court’s verdict
Vinoba Sewa Ashram founders Ramesh Bhaiya and Vimla Bahan, and social activists Anupam Mishra, Shobhana Ranade and Agus Indra Udayana were felicitated with the Jamnalal Bajaj Awards on Monday
The 17th SAARC summit held in Hithadhoo, Addu, Maldieves on 10th, 11th November 2011. A 20 point Addu Declaration was adopted in this summit. The theme of this summit was “Building Bridges’