Archive | November, 2006

2006 Peace Award: Shabana Azmi

Screen legend Shabana Azmi receives International Peace Award for poverty and human rights work. Actress Shabana Azmi has become accustomed to receiving accolades for her ground-breaking performances on stage and screen ever since 1974 when Satyajit Ray first called her “the finest dramatic actress in the country”. However, she is equally well known for her […]

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2006 Annual Lecture: Kamalesh Sharma

We were extremely privileged to have The High Commissioner for India, His Excellency Kamalesh Sharma, deliver the Lecture.  He read English at King’s College, Cambridge and has served over 20 years in the Indian Foreign Service.  He was India’s Permanent Representative and Ambassador to the United Nations (1997-2003) and then Special Representative of the UN […]

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