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Government alert on terrorists’ support to Maoists: Shinde


September 10th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde Monday said the government was "fully alert" about terror groups, such as the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), extending support to Maoists in Indian ... Read more...

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National vocational education project launched in Haryana


September 3rd, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 3 (IANS) Launching the pilot project on National Vocational Education Qualifications Framework (NVEQF) here Monday, union Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal emphasised the need to change the ... Read more...

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UP to dole out unemployment allowance in July


June 29th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government will begin disbursing the unemployment allowance to applicants in the state from July, an official said Friday.A senior official told IANS that ... Read more...

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Demand for Indian domestic workers abroad: Ravi


May 2nd, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) There is demand for Indian workers of various skill sets such as housemaids and home nurses abroad, including in the Gulf countries, Malaysia, Singapore and ... Read more...

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Government seeks states’ help on engineering entrance test


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Taking another step on its proposal to introduce a common entrance test for engineering courses, the government Wednesday held talks with state education ministers and ... Read more...

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New bank accounts mandatory for candidates


December 24th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) All candidates in the upcoming elections in Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand will have to open new bank accounts from which alone they ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh to absorb SPOs in police


July 22nd, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 22 (IANS) Chhattisgarh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government Friday approved a proposal to absorb special police officers (SPOs) as constables in the regular police force in ... Read more...

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Volunteers for Peace and Harmony programme launched


June 10th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) In order to create a network of good samaritans across the country, the National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH) has launched a Volunteers for Peace ... Read more...

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Flexibility needed to fill vacancies at insurance regulator: Expert


May 30th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 30 (IANS) The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) may not face problems in filling up vacancies when two of its top actuaries retire next month if the ... Read more...

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Bihar plans to prepare database of employees


May 9th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 9 (IANS) Bihar has decided to prepare an exhaustive database of its 4.12 lakh government employees for the smooth functioning of the state administration, officials said Monday.According to ... Read more...

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Kapil Sibal meets Malaysian Deputy PM


March 11th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): Union Minister for Human Resource Development Kapil Sibal met Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Mohd. Yassin.During the meeting, discussions were held on a wide range of subjects. ... Read more...

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Fine of 1,000 pounds if Britons fail to answer census queries


February 22nd, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) The British census, which would take place March 27, is "compulsory" and anyone failing to fill in the forms would be fined 1,000 pounds, a media report said.The ... Read more...

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Census-2011 to cover illegal immigrants too


February 2nd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The massive Census-2011 exercise beginning next week will enumerate all residents of India, including illegal immigrants, a top official said here Wednesday. The exercise will, however, ... Read more...

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‘PM should be elected directly’


January 30th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 30 (IANS) Direct elections should be held for the prime minister's post, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said Sunday.Speaking at the regional seminar on electoral reforms sponsored jointly by ... Read more...

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Sibal stresses on promoting Urdu


January 5th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) A national strategy is needed to preserve the heritage of the Urdu language, Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal said here Wednesday."We need to preserve the past ... Read more...

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Sibal calls for new vision for promotion of urdu language


January 5th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday said that a new vision and a national strategy is needed in order to preserve the rich ... Read more...

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Nursery admission process to begin in all Delhi schools Monday


January 2nd, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Nursery admissions in Delhi will start in a full-fledged manner Monday as parents gear up to brave the cold while queuing up at schools for buying application ... Read more...

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Delhi schools to set nursery admission criteria, parents jittery (Second lead)


December 15th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Heeding to pressure from schools, the Delhi government Wednesday allowed them to set the criteria for nursery admissions but said they must reserve a quarter of their ... Read more...

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Delhi schools free to formulate nursery admissions criteria (Lead)


December 15th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Delhi government Wednesday left schools free to devise their own criteria for nursery admissions but said they must reserve a quarter of the seats for poor ... Read more...

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Dhruv Signs Director Murthy Kumar’s ‘Mara LLB’


September 30th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Dhruv, the dumb and deaf actor of Kannada films, has signed yet another movie titled Mara LLB. Debutant director Murthy Kumar has taken up this project, which ... Read more...

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Men go for looks, women go by profession


August 19th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 18 (IANS) While men consider caste and physical appearance of a prospective bride as the key criteria, women look for a professional and educational background, a survey by a ... Read more...

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Northeast youth given concessions to join Indian Army (Lead)


August 11th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 11 (IANS) Youths and tribals in the northeast have been given special concession in height and educational qualification to join the Indian Army, an official said here Wednesday. "Among the eligibility ... Read more...

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Army’s special recruitment drive in northeast India


August 11th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 11 (IANS) The Indian Army has given a special dispensation for the youth of northeast India to join the military, an official said here Wednesday. "Among the eligibility criteria to join ... Read more...

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UPSC announces written exam result for Defence Services Exam


June 9th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): The Union Service Public Commission (UPSC) has announced the results of the written part of the Combined Defence Services Examination (I)-2010 held in February 2010.Over 10,239 ... Read more...

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Badal assures jobs to kabaddi players


April 27th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has assured members of the Indian kabaddi team that his government will soon provide them jobs. India beat arch rival Pakistan in the ... Read more...

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You are being counted… for your benefit


April 1st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Over the next six months when officials visit you and seek details of your family, do cooperate. That is the message for the 120 ... Read more...

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New norms for appointing anganwadi workers welcomed


March 10th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 10 (IANS) Activists working for the cause of malnourished children Wednesday welcomed the move to relax the educational qualification norms for anganwadi workers but warned the Madhya Pradesh government against ... Read more...

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Parents in Delhi rush for nursery admissions


February 1st, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): The great rush for nursery admissions reached its final stage on Monday as most schools in the city are announcing their first list.For nursery admissions, the schools ... Read more...

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Anger over Delhi government diktat on nursery admissions


January 30th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) With the Delhi government insisting that parents' profession or educational qualification cannot be a criteria for nursery admissions, many are worried that their children will get a ... Read more...

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Centre revamps Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana


November 12th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): The Union Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Ministry on Thursday comprehensively revamped the Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana (SJSRY) with a view to providing gainful employment to ... Read more...

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UPSC to hold military officers’ entrance exam April 18


October 23rd, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will hold the National Defence Academy (NDA) exam for induction of officers into the armed forces April 18, an official said ... Read more...

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Canada, Czech Republic open doors to Indian farmers


September 7th, 2009 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 7 (IANS) Nearly 130 farmers, including sarpanch (village headmen) and members of panchayat (village councils) from Punjab and Haryana, were Monday informed of various opportunities in the agriculture sector in ... Read more...

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Sonia owns house in Italy, no car in India


April 6th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rae Bareli, April 6 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi owns neither a car nor a house in India but she has an ancestral home in Italy, according to papers she submitted ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves modified Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana scheme


January 29th, 2009 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 29, (ANI): Cabinet has given its approval to some modifications in the Centrally sponsored Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana (SJSRY) scheme to improve the delivery and systems to ... Read more...

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Obama overwhelmingly popular among Chinese people


October 23rd, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama may be leading the US presidential race against John McCain by only about 10 percent in his country, but enjoys a much ... Read more...

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