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Unimpressed by online classes, US students of Brown, Cornell, Columbia, other varsities want money back

Some class-action lawsuits seeking partial fee refunds from 26 universities say they are sitting on endowments surpassing USD 1 billion.

04 May 2020 3:45 PM

Sara Ali Khan visits Columbia University while vacation in NYC; see pics

The Simmba actress is wandering in the city of dreams with her girl gang a proof of which is seen on her social media.

09 Apr 2019 3:07 PM

Making lives better

Despite having an impressive record in terms of professional contributions, Kavitha believes she has a long way to go.

10 Aug 2018 12:26 AM

Wide variation in follow-up care for women with low-risk breast cancer

Where you live has an effect on the amount of imaging you get.

18 Jul 2018 4:56 PM

A new 'vision'

The new technique for the powerful gene editing tool CRISPR to restore retinal function in mice afflicted by a degenerative retinal disease.

14 May 2018 8:30 AM


Social media algorithms discriminating against women: study

When algorithms were turned loose on this exclusive network of ultra-engaging individuals, women's visibility plunged.

22 Apr 2018 2:56 PM

Living abroad leads to clearer sense of self: study

The more likely they are to develop a better understanding of themselves and have increased clarity about career decision-making.

21 Mar 2018 3:17 PM

New system can predict chemotherapy outcome

There is currently no method that can predict treatment outcome of chemotherapy early on in treatment.

12 Feb 2018 4:06 PM

Subtle racism: Stories of an ‘invisible’ prejudice

A blog and digital project records accounts of microaggression or subtle slights faced by minorities all over.

17 Sep 2017 6:19 AM

Columbia University accidentally sends acceptance notices to 277 prospective students

The second email attributed the incident to human error and said the school was working to ensure it wouldn't happen again.

18 Feb 2017 9:44 AM


Pick a book this season

Bill Gates’ List of books to read during the holidays.

22 Dec 2016 12:13 AM

Indian-American scientist launches book on cancer

Arnab De's book "Ubiquitin Chains, Degradation and Beyond", explores protein degradation and focuses on a gene that might cause cancer

21 Dec 2016 9:01 AM