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India offers Burundi $40 million, sign pacts


September 18th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) India Tuesday offered a $40 million soft loan to Burundi, a mineral-rich country in eastern Africa, and signed a clutch of pacts in areas of ... Read more...

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UAE, UNESCO sign educational agreement


September 8th, 2012 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 7 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the UNESCO have signed an agreement on the operation of the the Sharjah-based Regional Centre for Educational Planning (RCEP).The agreement ... Read more...

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India to build 100 institutions in Africa for human development


March 19th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) India will build over 100 institutions in different African countries to help develop human resources and accelerate growth in the region, a senior government ... Read more...

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Goa Church, business chamber to help school dropouts


November 21st, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 21 (IANS) The Goa Church and a business chamber are coming together in a unique initiative to harness the talent of school and college dropouts.Speaking to reporters in ... Read more...

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Primary schools not child-friendly: Survey


October 28th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Primary schools in India are not child-friendly, a survey said Friday, even as the right to education (RTE) is lauded for increasing enrolment of ... Read more...

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Sibal praises Bihar for spreading education


July 4th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal was all praises for the Bihar government Monday for its steps in the field of education.Speaking after conferring an ... Read more...

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Amartya Sen welcomes anti-graft movement


July 4th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) With the anti-corruption campaign gaining momentum across the country, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen Monday welcomed the movement, calling it a result of the social commitment ... Read more...

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Africa figures prominently on India’s foreign policy radar, says Krishna


March 29th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 29 (ANI): Emphasizing that Africa figures prominently on the foreign policy radar of India, External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has said that the relations between India and African ... Read more...

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Indian mission in Kazakhstan celebrates ITEC Day


April 1st, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Astana, Apr.1 (ANI): The Embassy of India in Kazakhstan celebrated the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Day with great enthusiasm last month.India embarked on collaborating with Kazakhstan under this programme immediately ... Read more...

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West Bengal, Arunachal fair poor in education survey


January 22nd, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) There is a marked improvement in the basic education scenario in the country as most children get access to schools with exceptions to states like Arunchal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Right to education more empowering than right to vote: Ansari


September 5th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The right to education is more empowering than the right to vote, Vice President Hamid Ansari said Saturday as he conferred awards on 300 school teachers from ... Read more...

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Punjab attains top spot in school infrastructure category


June 28th, 2009 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 28 (IANS) Adding another feather to its cap, Punjab has emerged a leading state in the country in providing best infrastructure and facilities to primary and upper primary schools. Education Minister ... Read more...

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Apex court seeks update on facilities in schools across country


April 29th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday asked the government to apprise it about the problems faced by schools across the country in terms of availability of basic amenities like ... Read more...

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President Patil to inaugurate conference on higher education today


February 25th, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will inaugurate a sub-regional conference of South, South-West and Central Asia on Higher Education here today. The two-day conference is being organised by ... Read more...

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President Patil to inaugurate conference on higher education on Wednesday


February 24th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will inaugurate a sub-regional conference of South, South-West and Central Asia on Higher Education here tomorrow. The two-day conference is being organized by ... Read more...

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