Congress shocked, opposition hails Andhra minister

Andhra Pradesh Excise Minister Venkatramna`s arrest has shocked the ruling Congress party in the state while the opposition parties have welcomed it.

May 24, 2012, 20:19 PM IST

Venki `honoured and touched` by Padma Vibhushan

Nobel laureate Venkataraman
Ramakrishnan today said that he was "honoured and touched" by the Padma Vibhushan award bestowed on him by the Indian

Jan 25, 2010, 20:23 PM IST

Ten scientists, including Venky, among Padma awardees

Indian born Nobel laureate
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan was on Monday named for Padma Vibhushan, country`s second highest civilian honour announced on the eve of the 60th Republic Day.

Jan 25, 2010, 19:41 PM IST

Nobel laureate Venkatraman thanks alma mater

Nobel laureate Venkatraman
Ramakrishnan has said the "dedicated" professors at the
Maharaja Sayajirao University inspired him during his higher

Dec 14, 2009, 20:39 PM IST