Iranian Lady First Female to Receive the Highest Award in Mathematics , Equivalent to Nobel Prize

Iranian woman, Maryam Mirzakhani World Class MathematicianJNN 14 Aug 2014 New York : Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani became the first woman to be awarded the Fields Medal, Mathematics’ equivalent to the Nobel Prize. Continue reading


Death toll in Ukraine conflict doubles in 2 weeks, reaches 2,086 – UN

Ukraine War Death Toll RisesJNN 14 Aug 2014 : The number of killed and wounded in eastern Ukraine has doubled to 2,086 over the last two weeks, according to the UN’s “very conservative estimates”. Continue reading