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New drug restores hair growth in human trials study

Aug 18, 2014

New drug restores hair growth in human trials study

Researchers from the Columbia University have restored hair in patients suffering from alopecia areata - a common autoimmune disease that causes hair loss. #Hair #Baldness #Drugs #hair loss #Columbia University #HealthBuzz #ScienceBuzz #Alopecia Areata
Pulitzer Prizes, journalism's highest honor, to be announced today

Apr 14, 2014

Pulitzer Prizes, journalism's highest honor, to be announced today

The Pulitzer Prizes, journalism's highest honor, will be announced on Monday. Among the potential contenders are reporters who revealed the massive US government surveillance effort. #World #NewsTracker #Journalism #Columbia University #Pulitzer Prizes #Sig Gissler #NSA phone hacking Scandal
Redefining a riot: Panagariya, Bhagwati write to The Economist

Jan 12, 2014

Redefining a riot: Panagariya, Bhagwati write to The Economist

The eminent economists from Columbia University are not just playing with numbers to diminish the seriousness of what transpired in Gujarat, they are also deliberately distorting the facts. #Gujarat #Narendra Modi #Bharatiya Janata Party #Arvind Panagariya #Hindutva #Godhra #Pogrom #Columbia University #Gujarat riots 2002 #Jagdish Bhagwati
Want to show core American values are Sikh values: Attacked US professor

Sep 24, 2013

Want to show core American values are Sikh values: Attacked US professor

Singh was hospitalised with displaced teeth, severe bruising and swelling, a small puncture in his elbow, and a possible fracture in his lower jaw. #US #Osama bin Laden #Columbia University #Racial attack #Prabhjot Singh #Sikh community
Has the time come to elevate Ambedkar over Gandhi?

Apr 23, 2012

Has the time come to elevate Ambedkar over Gandhi?

It is a tragedy that BR Ambedkar is seen as only a Dalit icon, when his contribution to societal reform is as large, if not larger, than Gandhi's. #OnOurMind #Gandhi #Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi #Caste #B. R. Ambedkar #Columbia University #Indian caste system #National Icons

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Siddhartha Mukherjee on Steve Jobs: His death was a failure of imagination

Nov 04, 2011

Siddhartha Mukherjee on Steve Jobs: His death was a failure of imagination

A five star line up of authors, intellectuals, biz tycoons, actors, politicians and more have gathered at the Grand Hyatt in Goa as part of Thinkfest. #Siddhartha Mukherjee #India #Steve Jobs #Tehelka #Hasan M. Elahi #Newsweek #Columbia University #Barkha Dutt

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Siddhartha Mukherjee on Steve Jobs: His death was a failure of imagination

Sep 17, 2014

U of T ranks top in Canada, 20th in the world

The University of Toronto has been named the best university in Canada and ranked within the top 20 post-secondary institutions in the world, according to a new survey. McGill University, University of British Columbia, Université de Montréal and Uni... #Canada #Toronto #Ottawa #British Columbia #Calgary #Simon Fraser
Siddhartha Mukherjee on Steve Jobs: His death was a failure of imagination

Sep 13, 2014

Demonstrators Stand Up To Violence Against Women At Columbia University

During the rally students could be seen carrying a mattress around to make a point. Demonstrators said people need to wake up... #Columbia University #John Slattery
Siddhartha Mukherjee on Steve Jobs: His death was a failure of imagination

Sep 18, 2014

Patient Capital Drives Change In Education

In 2001, Arthur Levine, then president of Columbia University Teacher’s College, predicted that one day faculty members would become free agents, increasingly independent of their colleges and universities. “It is only a matter of time before we see ... #William Morris #Arthur Levine