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Oct 04, 2017
Soumya Swaminathan becomes first Indian to hold deputy director general post at WHO: All you need to knowSoumya's position is also the highest post held by an Indian in the WHO.
Oct 04, 2017
Soumya Swaminathan is WHO's new deputy director-general; ICMR chief known for work on TB, HIVDr Soumya Swaminathan, director general of the ICMR, has been appointed the Deputy Director-General, Programmes, of the World Health Organisation
Aug 10, 2017
ICMR head Soumya Swaminathan calls current state of affairs 'unsatisfactory', lays out new vision for health"There are only a few medical colleges in the country that encourage and promote the culture of research and we need to ensure that in the coming years many more medical colleges and medical college faculty get involved in research,” says Soumya Swaminathan, director of the Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR)
Sep 14, 2016
Chess Olympiad: Harikrishna holds Magnus Carlsen as India finish in a creditable top 6 positionA slip at the last hurdle saw both the Indian Men and Women teams missing their slenderest chances of a podium finish, in the eleventh and final round of the Chess Olympiad.
Sep 12, 2016
Chess Olympiad: Indian men face do-or-die battle after Ukraine loss, women enhance medal hopesFatigue seemed to take over Indian men as they suffered a 1.5 – 2.5 point defeat against Ukraine on the top table in the ninth round, while the women came up with a much better show to improve their medal prospects, at the Chess Olympiad being held at Baku, Azerbaijan.
Sep 11, 2016
Chess Olympiad: How Sethuraman scored a brilliant win over legendary Short to help India beat EnglandRiding on Sethuraman's brilliant comeback victory, India bounced back to defeat higher seeded England to share the lead, at the end of the eighth round of the Chess Olympiad at Baku, Azerbaijan.
Sep 10, 2016
Chess Olympiad: India’s Men and Women teams wilt under pressure to taste first defeatIt was a story of the top and bottom wilting under pressure, while the middle being broken under the strength of the opposition, as India crashed to it's first defeat in the seventh round of the Chess Olympiad at Baku
May 30, 2016
'Giant killer' Bhakti Kulkarni downs top seed as Indian women shine at Asian Chess ChampionshipIndian Woman Grandmaster Bhakti Kulkarni continued with her dream run and defeated Sarasadat Khademalsharieh of Iran in the fourth round of Asian Women's Chess Championship in Uzbekistan on Sunday.