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Girl who was paraded naked recommended for Bravery Award

West Bengal, India: A 15-year-old tribal girl, who was forced to parade naked through villages in Birbhum district for daring to fall in love with a boy from another community, has been nominated for the National Bravery Award. Birbhum District Magistrate Soumitra Mohan said that he had received a letter from the Indian Council for […]

Lady Gaga controversial meat dress outfit

Lady Gaga attended the MTV Video Music Awards ceremony on September 12, 2010, in an unusual outfit – a dress made entirely of raw meat. Lady Gaga was a big winner at the VMAs, taking home Moon Men statues for Video of the Year, Best Female Video and Best Pop Video for “Bad Romance.” She […]

Perelman rejects award of $1 million prize

A Russian mathematician, Grigori Perelman, rejected a $1 million prize he won for having solved a century-old puzzle. The Clay Mathematics Institute (CMI) in March awarded its Millennium Prize of $1 million to him for proving the 106-year-old Poincare conjecture, a theorem about the nature of multidimensional space. After taking a three-month timeout he finally […] is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License permitting non commercial sharing with attribution. Please read our privacy policy and rules-regulation controlling use of this website.
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