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Government should be proactive in reducing unemployment: Narayana Murthy


August 3rd, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) Infosys chairman emeritus N.R. Narayana Murthy Friday asked the government to be more proactive in reducing unemployment and poverty in the country."This is the time to ... Read more...

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Dubai launches new education initiative


June 27th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 26 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai government has launched a new educational initiative to enable working nurses to seek higher education without having to leave their jobs.The Dubai Health Authority ... Read more...

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CRY launches anti-child labour campaign


June 12th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Child rights organisation Child Rights and You (CRY) Tuesday initiated an online programme for recording the instances of child labour, which would be used ... Read more...

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US unveils new education initiative


February 25th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) The US government Friday announced a new initiative designed to spur community engagement in turning around persistently low-performing schools.US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the ... Read more...

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Bogus dropouts hit Rajasthan’s education initiative


August 6th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 6 (IANS) It was supposed to help connect every child to education. But a Rajasthan government survey to prepare a database of school dropouts in the state turned ... Read more...

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India, New Zealand eye early trade pact, launch education initiative


June 28th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Pushing for an early free trade area (FTA) agreement, India and New Zealand, home to some of the most exotic landscapes, Tuesday signed a ... Read more...

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Leaders need to listen more closely to Americans: Poll


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 7 (ANI): A new poll has suggested that leaders in the United States should look more deeply at the public's priorities, particularly regarding proposed cuts to medical, health and scientific ... Read more...

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UTI Mutual Fund, HDFC launch investor education project


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 2 (IANS) UTI Mutual Fund Wednesday announced its tie-up with HDFC Bank for an investor education initiative called 'Swatantra' in Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu."We are happy to partner with ... Read more...

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Geojit BNPP launches a investor education road show


August 2nd, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 2 (IANS) National Stock Exchange Managing director Ravi Narain Monday flagged off a road show on "How to get started in the Capital Market", a Geojit BNP Paribas investor education ... Read more...

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US-India trade promotion body launches education initiative


June 3rd, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 3 (IANS) Looking ahead to global economy of the future, the US-India Business Council (USIBC) has launched a new education initiative aimed at strengthening institutional linkages between academia, ... Read more...

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I’m playing lead role in ‘Dhobi Ghaat’: Aamir Khan


July 24th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan, who is on a high after sharing the stage with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has confirmed that he plays a ... Read more...

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Oracle to introduce ThinkQuest in Andhra Pradesh schools


January 28th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 28 (IANS) Oracle Education Foundation (OEF) will roll out its online learning platform 'ThinkQuest' in 500 schools in Andhra Pradesh.OEF and the Institute for Electronic Governance (IEG), a non-profit organisation ... Read more...

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Girls Aloud launch dog welfare scheme


November 21st, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): Cheryl Cole along with her Girls Aloud band mates helped launch a scheme to teach children how to look after their dogs.The girls launched Dogs Trust''s new ... Read more...

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Fun day out for children with cancer


June 24th, 2008 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Sporting bright yellow ribbons, a group of 50 cancer patients aged 2-16 squealed in delight and excitedly pointed out the sights as they travelled on the Delhi ... Read more...

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NASA recruits Disney character Buzz Lightyear to teach pupils science


May 30th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 30 (ANI): As the space shuttle Discovery lifts off for the International Space Station on Saturday, it will mark the beginning of a new education initiative between NASA and ... Read more...

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