Howard Jacobson wins Man Booker Prize for ‘The Finkler Question’

Author and columnist Howard Jacobson has been honoured with Man Booker Prize for his comic novel ‘The Finkler Question’. Jacobson, who beat contenders including double winner Peter Carey, received the 50,000 pounds prize at London”s Guildhall. Chair of judges, Sir Andrew Motion, described the 68-year-old author”s book as “very funny, of course, but also very

Indian, US scientists question Big Bang theory

An Indian and an American scientist have questioned the Big Bang theory, saying it does not serve as a viable explanation for the origin of the universe.
The research papers of Ashwini Kumar Lal of India’s Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and Rhawn Joseph of Northern California’s Brain Research Laboratory have been accepted for publication