This designer became first Indian woman to win prestigious International Woolmark Prize

Delhi-based designed designer Ruchika Sachdev won the womenswear 2017/2018 International Woolmark Prize in Florence, Italy by impressing the judges with her unique way of addressing the issue of consumer waste in fashion with traditional techniques of recycling. Excited about her victory, Sachdev said in a statement: “This is a huge opportunity to expand on what … Read more This designer became first Indian woman to win prestigious International Woolmark Prize

Tiny machines win chemistry Nobel prize

The 2016 Nobel Prize for Chemistry has been awarded for the development of the world’s smallest machines. Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir Fraser Stoddart and Bernard Feringa will share the 8m kronor (£727,000) prize for the design and synthesis of machines on a molecular scale. They were named at a press conference in Sweden. The machines conceived … Read more Tiny machines win chemistry Nobel prize