academic pressure

Sanjay Suri back with film on stifled childhood

April 28th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) After basking in the glory of the National Award for "I AM", actor-producer Sanjay Suri returns to the big screen in the role of ... Read more...

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Kids, parents should realise outdoor play is vital: Experts

November 13th, 2010 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Children chasing one another in parks and playgrounds or playing outdoor games is a sight now rarely seen due to academic pressure and the lure of video ... Read more...

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Media student or literature aspirant, GenY digs pulp fiction!

June 16th, 2010 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Megha Mishra New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) More and more students may be opting for English literature and media studies in Delhi University, but if you happen to see a GenY ... Read more...

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460,000 youngsters addicted to internet in China’s Guangdong province

February 26th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb. 26 (ANI): The number of young Internet addicts has grown to more than 460,000 in China's prosperous Guangdong province, a recent survey has found.Conducted by the Communist Youth League, the ... Read more...

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A suicide occurs every two hours in Uttar Pradesh

February 3rd, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 3 (IANS) A suicide takes place every two hours in India's most populous state, according to a study. What was even more glaring was that Lucknow, the state capital, had topped ... Read more...

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Former Florida State Wide Receiver Fred Rouse Appears In ESPN Show

December 14th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fred Rouse, the wide receiver of Concordia College was featured in the ESPN' show "Outside the Lines" in an episode that was aired on Sunday. The former ... Read more...

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Disney veteran laments lack of family cinema in India

November 27th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Panjim, Nov 27 (ANI): Veteran film director Umakanth Thumrugoti says people want to see good movies with their entire family, and laments the lack of initiative in their direction.Thumrugoti, a Disney Feature ... Read more...

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Premiere Show ‘90210′, Second Season Commences

September 9th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Meena KarOn Tuesday night, the sexiest statement ever, was made in the first episode of Season 2 of the entertaining show "90210".After the premier show followed the series premiere of ... Read more...

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IIT student in hospital after taking poison

August 10th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 10 (IANS) A student of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Kanpur was hospitalised after he allegedly consumed some substance used to kill mosquitoes, an official said Monday. Even as the police ... Read more...

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‘Academic pressure’ led to five suicides in three years in IIT Kanpur

June 8th, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, June 8 (IANS) The suicide by Ritika Toya Chatterjee, a B.Tech final year student of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K), is the fifth in three years that ... Read more...

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Bilawal studies in Oxford as Pakistan votes

February 18th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Feb 18 (IANS) As a nervous Pakistan went to the polls Monday, young Bilawal Zardari Bhutto - son of slain former premier Benazir Bhutto - spent the day ... Read more...

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