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All you need to know about the Bharat Ratna

PIB C. Rajagopalachari receives the Bharat Ratna from President Dr. Rajendra Prasad on January 27, 1955. Photo: The Hindu Archives The highest civilian award is given in recognition of exceptional service, performance of the highest order in any field of human endeavour. Bharat Ratna, the country’s highest civilian award instituted

Review of national targets must for climate action: Pachauri

While India and other countries have been opposing a review of their national contributions to tackle climate change, chairperson of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Dr. R. K. Pachauri is firm that unless there is a process of review in place, the direction the world is taking to

New review system soon to ensure accountability: UGC

The Hindu UGC not getting meaningful proposals from researchers, says Vice-Chairman The University Grants Commission (UGC) would soon introduce a new review system to ensure accountability in handling grants, projects and research funds, said Vice-Chairman H.Devaraj. Delivering the 31st convocation address at the Bharathidasan University here on Tuesday, Mr.Devaraj said