education development

Make learning easy for boys: Chinese lawmaker

March 9th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 9 (IANS) Almost 80 percent of China's 50 million students rated as poor are boys -- and a lawmaker has called for easier access to college education for ... Read more...

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Britain to give Bangladesh $350 mn aid

January 16th, 2012 - 8:18 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 16 (IANS) Britain will provide 230 million pounds (over $350 million) to Bangladesh for improving quality of primary education and health sector over a period of next five ... Read more...

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India to contribute Rs.15 crores for education development in Bhutan

February 7th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
Thimphu ( Bhutan ) Feb.7 (ANI): India on Monday announced that it would provide a grant of Rs.15 crore to Bhutan for education development.The announcement was made by visiting Indian External Affairs ... Read more...

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UN-backed workshop stresses anti-terrorism fight in Southeast Asia

November 6th, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- A United Nations (UN) on Friday announce that a UN-backed workshop on counter-terrorism in Southeast Asia focused on information exchange and building capacity in South-East Asia.Participants in ... Read more...

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Free movement of school buses, opening of schools urged in Srinagar

October 17th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct.17 (ANI): A seminar on education was held here on Sunday in which the participating scholars and members of civil society urged the separatists and the Government to allow free movement ... Read more...

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Manipur seminar initiates discourse on “Peace Dividend”

April 26th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Apr 26 (ANI): For many decades, Manipur has been facing the brunt of militancy, the result - huge social and economic losses.To discuss the situation in the state, intellectuals came ... Read more...

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International Disaster Prevention Program organised in Gujarat

April 23rd, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
Gujarat (Ahmedabad), Apr 23 (ANI): Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan, a social and cultural organisation, organised a two-day workshop called International Disaster Prevention Program in Ahmedabad's Gujarat city on Friday.The two-day workshop will ... Read more...

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Kentucky to host High Performance School Buildings Workshop about energy efficiency

March 18th, 2010 - 2:28 am ICT by BNO News
FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) – The Kentucky Department for Energy Development and Independence (DEDI) and the Kentucky National Energy Education Development (NEED) Project will host the High Performance School Buildings Workshop, dedicated ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tibetan body releases annual report on human rights

January 23rd, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, Jan 23 (ANI): The Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD) has released its 2009 annual report which focuses on various spheres of human rights violations in Tibet: Civil and ... Read more...

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Local Welfare in a Global Context: Slums and Urban Welfare in Karnataka’s Development

November 29th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by admin
By Pushpa Achanta, CNSIn September 2006, CIVIC ( organized the above public meeting in Bangalore with Dr. Supriya Roy Chowdhuri, Professor ISEC, Bangalore ( and Mr. Narayanswamy, Joint Director, Karnataka Slum Clearance ... Read more...

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MP lodges police complaint against MIC chief, son

November 20th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 20 (ANI): Malaysian MP N. Gobalakrishnan has lodged a police complaint against Malaysian Indian Congress President S. Samy Vellu and his son Velli Pari for being involved in ... Read more...

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Punjab government exempts Adarsh schools from taxes

September 24th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 24 (IANS) The Punjab government has exempted Adarsh (model) schools, coming up under the public-private partnership (PPP) model in the state, from various taxes. "This decision was taken at a ... Read more...

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Education first and last mantra for development of Muslims

June 22nd, 2008 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Patna, June 21 (IANS) Muslims, India's largest minority, will have to take initiative themselves to spread education and create awareness among the community instead of depending on government schemes. This was the ... Read more...

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British top cop helps schools in Punjab

February 29th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by admin
(Seham) Jalandhar, Feb.29 (ANI): While visiting Seham Village along with his Indian friend Balbir Singh Kang, Dave Gee might have never anticipated that his next six years would be devoted to school ... Read more...

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