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Pakistan launches new system to trace criminals

October 15th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 15 (IANS) Pakistan has developed a monitoring system to help keep record of travellers and track down criminals, Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said.The Integrated Border Management System ... Read more...

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Haryana proposes teacher evaluation

July 18th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 18 (IANS) Haryana has proposed a teacher evaluation system to improve their skills and provide quality education to students in government institutions, a spokesman of the education department ... Read more...

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Kerala departments’ performance to be evaluated

June 16th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 16 (IANS) All the 30 Kerala government departments will submit by September their Result-Framework Documents (RFD) which will help in the formation of a system that evaluates their ... Read more...

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How the sights and smells of booze can turn people into alcoholics

September 2nd, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Experienced drinkers develop associations between alcohol's taste and smell, and the intoxication that follows soon thereafter, indicating a predisposition towards alcohol or dependence on it."The smell of an ... Read more...

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Maharashtra to monitor all government departments

May 13th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Thursday started a Monitoring & Evaluation System (MES) to oversee the functioning of all its departments to make the administration more effective and ... Read more...

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World Bank lends $60 mn for afforestation in China

May 7th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 7 (IANS) The World Bank Friday approved a $60 million loan to support an afforestation project in China's eastern Shandong province, Xinhua reported. The project will reduce soil erosion and protect ... Read more...

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Is the new school evaluation system adding to stress?

May 3rd, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Ranjana Narayan New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Is the government's new move to make education more meaningful and less academics-oriented adding to the burden of the already stressed child? Most students feel ... Read more...

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SAARC workshop on government performance management Tuesday

March 29th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Senior officials from SAARC countries will study and deliberate upon India's performance management system at a two-day workshop that starts Tuesday. The workshop, to be inaugurated by Cabinet ... Read more...

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Bureaucrats will not assess ministers: PMO (Lead)

February 16th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Tuesday denied that performance of ministers would be judged by bureaucrats and categorically maintained that the "entire process has to be ... Read more...

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36 million people with TB cured: New WHO Data released

December 14th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantUp to 8 million lives saved through 15 years of DOTS programmes, but millions still unable to access high quality careOnly 6000 out of half a million MDR-TB patients got ... Read more...

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36 mln people with TB cured, eight mln lives saved since 1995

December 9th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.9 (ANI): Some 36 million people have been cured of tuberculosis (TB) over the past 15 years through a rigorous approach to treatment endorsed by the World Health Organization (WHO).New ... Read more...

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Government programmes should focus on efficiency of delivery: Pranab Mukherjee

November 3rd, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said that efficiency of delivery has to increasingly become the focus of Government programmes, as there is an urgent ... Read more...

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First workshop on improving department functioning begins Tuesday

November 2nd, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Cabinet Secretary K.M. Chandrasekhar will inaugurate the first of the six planned workshops on Results Framework Documents (RFDs) on improving functioning of government departments here Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Planning Commission to set up separate office to evaluate govt schemes

October 9th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Friday said the commission will soon set up a separate independent evaluation office (IEO) to assess the extent ... Read more...

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Evidence piling up against MJ’s dermatologist

August 28th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): In the ongoing investigation into Michael Jackson's death, evidence against his dermatologist Dr. Arnold Klein has reportedly been piling up.Investigators believe that Klein, a long-time friend of ... Read more...

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‘Academic pressure’ led to five suicides in three years in IIT Kanpur

June 8th, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, June 8 (IANS) The suicide by Ritika Toya Chatterjee, a B.Tech final year student of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K), is the fifth in three years that ... Read more...

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