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Flipkart Founders named Asians of the Year

Flipkart Founders named Asians of the Year

Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, founders of Flipkart, have been jointly named "Asian of the Year 2016" by Singapore-based newsp...

5 days ago, 2:37am CST

CES 2017: Robo Named Best of Innovation Awards Honoree

CES 2017: Robo Named Best of Innovation Awards Honoree

The Innovation Award honoree will carry out a design completion to win the Robo R2 or C2...

Nov 23 2016, 10:35pm CST

Zipato ZipaTile Named as CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree

Zipato ZipaTile Named as CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree

The Innovation Award has been granted to the new version of the panel called ZipaTile...

Nov 22 2016, 6:59am CST

CES 2017: HiMirror Named Innovation Awards Honoree

CES 2017: HiMirror Named Innovation Awards Honoree

The world’s first smart mirror has been named an honoree in the Smart Home product category...

Nov 19 2016, 5:57am CST

Smart Golf Shoes Named CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree

Smart Golf Shoes Named CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree

The smart shoes called Lofit have been named an honoree in the wearable tech category...

Nov 18 2016, 12:47pm CST

Adele Named as Richest British Celebrity

Adele Named as Richest British Celebrity

Adele earns her way to the top spot of Heat magazine’s Richest Celebrity this year as One Direction dismantle to take individua...

Nov 10 2016, 10:52am CST

John Legend to Perform in Ohio at the Theater Named in his Honor

John Legend to Perform in Ohio at the Theater Named in his Honor

John Legend is set to perform at the Ohio theater that had been named in his honor after he contributed in its renovation....

Oct 3 2016, 9:10am CDT

Asteroid Named After Rock Star Freddie Mercury

Asteroid Named After Rock Star Freddie Mercury

An asteroid soaring between Mars and Jupiter has been named after Freddie Mercury to mark the iconic rock star's 70th birthday....

Sep 7 2016, 2:02am CDT

New Fish Species Named After President Obama

New Fish Species Named After President Obama

Maroon and gold fish found in Papahānaumokuākea has been named after President Barack Obama...

Sep 3 2016, 2:03am CDT

Facebook Asks Woman Named Isis to Prove her Identity

Facebook Asks Woman Named Isis to Prove her Identity

In its bid to erase all traces of ISIS (also Islamic State or IS), Facebook has asked a terror group namesake to send her proo...

Jul 2 2016, 1:42pm CDT

Blast Baseball Named the Official Bat Sensor Technology of the MLB

Blast Baseball Named the Official Bat Sensor Technology of the MLB

Sensor motion capture company Blast Motion scored a deal with Major League Baseball. Blast Motion announced today a multi-year...

Jun 30 2016, 4:03am CDT

Mars Crater Named after Nepal Quake-hit Village Langtang

Mars Crater Named after Nepal Quake-hit Village Langtang

A crater on Mars has been named after one of the villages worst hit by the 2015 earthquake in Nepal.At least 215 people were ki...

Jun 18 2016, 1:25pm CDT

Periodic Table Newest Element Named on a Living Scientist

Periodic Table's Newest Element Named After a Living Scientist

These are exciting times we are living in. Another extant scientist has inspired the naming of a periodic table element....

Jun 10 2016, 7:08am CDT

New Opel Astra Named Car of the Year 2016 at Geneva Motor Show

New Opel Astra Named Car of the Year 2016 at Geneva Motor Show

A jury of 58 journalists from 22 European countries awarded the car with 309 points at the Swiss show....

Feb 29 2016, 1:37pm CST

Johnny Cash is the Name of New Black Tarantula

Black Tarantula Found in US Named After Singer Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash Tarantula Found in US: A novel species of tarantula – that big hairy spider that is scary – was given country singe...

Feb 5 2016, 6:19am CST

NAIAS 2016: Nissan TITA XD Named North American Truck/Utility of the Year Finalist

NAIAS 2016: Nissan TITAN XD Named North American Truck/Utility of the Year Finalist

The nomination is another honor for the Nissan TITAN XD which previously received the Truck of Texas award....

Jan 8 2016, 8:40pm CST

Ford GT Supercar Named Official Vehicle of CES 2016

Ford GT Supercar Named Official Vehicle of CES 2016

The Ford GT is packed with an EcoBoost V6 which comes with more than 600 horsepower....

Dec 3 2015, 9:16am CST

J.K. Rowling Reveals Why Harry Potter Named His Son after Snape

J.K. Rowling Reveals Why Harry Potter Named His Son after Snape

Author J.K. Rowling finally explained the reasons behind naming Harry’s son Albus Severus potter....

Nov 28 2015, 6:48am CST

New Brazilian Spider Named After Smeagol of Lord of the Rings

New Brazilian Spider Named After Smeagol of Lord of the Rings

Scientists that discovered a new species have decided to name it after the Lord of the Rings character with same dwelling prope...

Nov 20 2015, 3:09am CST

Adele’s 21 is Named Greatest Album of All-Time

Adele’s 21 is Named Greatest Album of All-Time

Soundtrack of Julie Andrews movie 'The Sound of Music' came in second while Michael Jackson's Thriller is third,...

Nov 15 2015, 10:10pm CST

Lady Gaga to Get 2015 Woman of the Year Billboard Award

Lady Gaga Named Billboard's 2015 Woman of the Year

Lady Gaga has been announced the Woman of the Year prior to the annual Billboard event that has been taken up by Lifetime to ai...

Sep 30 2015, 8:16am CDT

New Coral Reef Crustacean named after Sir Elton John

New Coral Reef Crustacean named after Sir Elton John

Leucothoe eltoni. A newly discovered crustacean has been named after Elton John....

Aug 31 2015, 10:48am CDT

New Crayfish Species Named After Edward Snowden

New Crayfish Species Named After Edward Snowden

The new species of crayfish was found in West Papau region of Indonesia. It was given the name of former CIA employee Edward Sn...

Aug 25 2015, 9:30pm CDT

Yeti Crab Discovered in Antarctica Named Kiwa Tyleri

Yeti Crab Discovered in Antarctica Named Kiwa Tyleri

A Yeti Crab was discovered recently hidden away in hot vents in the extremely cold environment of the Antarctic Continent. It i...

Jun 25 2015, 10:29am CDT

New Galaxy Named after Cristiano Ronaldo

New Galaxy Named after Cristiano Ronaldo

Scientists name new found distant galaxy after soccer sensation Cristiano Ronaldo....

Jun 18 2015, 2:47am CDT

Andre Iguodala Named 2015 NBA Finals MVP

Andre Iguodala Named 2015 NBA Finals MVP

Golden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala was named the 2015 NBA Finals MVP on June 16, becoming the first player in league hi...

Jun 17 2015, 7:24pm CDT

Marshawn Lynch Named One of NFL.com's Most Indispensable Offensive Players

Marshawn Lynch Named One of NFL.com's Most Indispensable Offensive Players

NFL.com writer Adam Schein named Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch as one of the nine most indispensable offensive p...

Jun 12 2015, 12:58am CDT

Kawhi Leonard and Tim Duncan Named to 2014-15 NBA All-Defensive Team

Kawhi Leonard and Tim Duncan Named to 2014-15 NBA All-Defensive Team

San Antonio Spurs teammates Kawhi Leonard and Tim Duncan were named to the NBA All-Defensive First and Second Teams, respective...

May 20 2015, 11:16pm CDT

Odell Beckham, Jr. Named Cover Athlete of EA SPORTS' Madden NFL 16

Odell Beckham, Jr. Named Cover Athlete of EA SPORTS' Madden NFL 16

At just 22 years old, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. became the youngest cover athlete of EA SPORTS' Mad...

May 14 2015, 2:13am CDT

Bobby Brown and Pat Houston are Named as Co-Guardians of Bobbi Kristina Brown

Bobby Brown and Pat Houston are Named as Co-Guardians of Bobbi Kristina Brown

Both parties will work together and jointly take all the decisions related to the health care of 22 years old singer...

May 9 2015, 4:05am CDT

Jill Duggar Delivers C-Section Baby Boy Named Israel David Dillard

Jill Duggar Delivers C-Section Baby Boy Named Israel David Dillard

19 Kids and Counting star Jill Duggar delivered a C-Section baby boy named Israel after a long and hectic period of labor pains...

May 6 2015, 5:39am CDT

Isiah Thomas Named President and Part-Owner of New York Liberty

Isiah Thomas Named President and Part-Owner of New York Liberty

The WNBA's New York Liberty named NBA legend Isiah Thomas their new team president and part-owner on May 5....

May 5 2015, 7:26pm CDT

Stephen Curry Officially Named 2014-15 NBA MVP

Stephen Curry Officially Named 2014-15 NBA MVP

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry was officially named the 2014-15 NBA MVP on May 4....

May 4 2015, 10:06pm CDT

Stephen Curry To Be Named 2014-15 NBA MVP

Stephen Curry To Be Named 2014-15 NBA MVP

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry will be named the 2014-15 NBA Most Valuable Player, per multiple reports....

May 3 2015, 9:36pm CDT

Andrew Wiggins Named 2014-15 KIA NBA Rookie Of The Year

Andrew Wiggins Named 2014-15 KIA NBA Rookie Of The Year

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins won the 2014-15 KIA NBA Rookie of the Year Award on April 30....

Apr 30 2015, 8:38pm CDT

Jon Jones Named Suspect In Hit-And-Run Accident In New Mexico

Jon Jones Named Suspect In Hit-And-Run Accident In New Mexico

New Mexico authorities have named UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones as the prime suspect in a hit-and-run accident which...

Apr 27 2015, 8:03pm CDT

Kawhi Leonard Named 2014-15 KIA NBA Defensive Player of the Year

Kawhi Leonard Named 2014-15 KIA NBA Defensive Player of the Year

San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard was named the 2014-15 KIA NBA Defensive Player of the Year on April 23....

Apr 23 2015, 9:15pm CDT

Eddie Murphy named for 2015 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Eddie Murphy named for 2015 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Eddie Murphy to be honored with the 2015 Mark Twain prize for American Comedy!...

Apr 10 2015, 3:24am CDT

Samsung Orbis Round Smartwatch will be named Gear A

Samsung Orbis Round Smartwatch will be named Gear A

Samsung is working on a new smartwatch with round case that will be named Samsung Gear A....

Apr 8 2015, 1:28am CDT

Garissa University Massacre: Local official's son named as terrorist

Garissa University Massacre: Local official's son named as terrorist

The massacre of 150 people at Garissa University was meted by Islam extremists from Somalia, but one of Kenya's own attack...

Apr 5 2015, 3:08pm CDT