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Ratan Tata gets honorary knighthood

Former chairman of the Tata Group Ratan Tata has received an honorary knighthood in recognition of the company’s heavy British investments and philanthropy, a British High Commission statement said. Tata, who retired in 2012 as head of the group, was … Continue reading

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Indian-born Noble laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan gets Knighthood

Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, India-born US citizen whose pioneering work in molecular biology won him the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, has been honoured with a knighthood by the royal establishment here in a rare recognition of achievement by foreigners based in … Continue reading

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