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United Kingdom: Engineer Roma Agrawal awarded honorary degree


An award-winning Indian-origin structural engineer who has worked on London's tallest building, The Shard, has been conferred an honorary degree from Northumbria University in Newcastle, north-east England.  Roma Agrawal, 39, was awarded the degree of Doctor of Science by the university last week in recognition of her "outstanding career" as a leading female structural engineer,...