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Government sincere on uplifting Muslims: PM

August 15th, 2008 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The government is sincere in its resolve to improve the lot of its mammoth Muslim minority, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh declared Friday. "I am happy to say ... Read more...

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Highlights of PM’s I-Day address

August 15th, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The following are the highlights of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's address to the nation on India's 62nd Independence Day Friday: * Seeks cooperation to end Amarnath shrine ... Read more...

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Probe into lapsing of fund for Bihar students

April 25th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
Patna, April 25 (IANS) A probe has been ordered into the lapsing of a scholarship fund for minority students in Bihar, sources in the chief minister's office said Friday. The action comes ... Read more...

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Poor minority students deprived of scholarship in Bihar

April 24th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by admin
Patna, April 24 (IANS) Hundreds of poor minority students, mainly Muslims, were deprived of a central government scholarship in Bihar due to the apathy of the state government, activists of various Muslim ... Read more...

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Rural women’s education programme gets Rs.2.1 bn

April 11th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) An amount of Rs.2.1 billion was Friday approved by the cabinet committee on economic affairs (CCEA) for expanding the Mahila Samkhya programme (MSP) during 2007-12 for the ... Read more...

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Minorities and Dalits to meet in US to discuss challenges

March 3rd, 2008 - 12:15 am ICT by admin
New York, March 2 (IANS) Over 2,000 delegates from India and other countries will meet here this July to discuss the challenges and opportunities being faced by minorities, Dalits and other backward ... Read more...

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