faculty development

New schemes in the offing for livelihood security (Factfile)

March 12th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Factfile on new schemes in the offing to ensure livelihood security as enunciated by President Pratibha Patil during her joint address to parliament on ... Read more...

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Government’s major thrust on livelihood security, health: President

March 12th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The government will work for providing livelihood security to the vast majority of the population and will continue to work for the removal of ... Read more...

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Shiv Nadar Foundation to run 25 schools across India

September 14th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Shiv Nadar, one of India's better known information technology entrepreneurs and noted philanthropist, Wednesday announced that his foundation will run 25 schools in India by ... Read more...

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India-US higher education summit in October

July 19th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Aiming at more collaborations in higher education, India and the US will host a summit in Washington this October.A statement issued after the talks between ... Read more...

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Kapil Sibal wants academic freedom for universities

March 25th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 25 (ANI): Emphasizing that mobility will be the key of development in a modern technology savy world, Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday said there ... Read more...

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Technopark-TBIC to bridge industry-academia gap

March 23rd, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 23 (IANS) Technopark Technology Business Incubation Centre (T-TBIC) is setting up a Knowledge Network and Industry Connect (KNIC) programme to bridge the gap between industry and academia.The initiative ... Read more...

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Centre approves setting up of 20 new IIITs on public private partnership

March 4th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4(ANI): The Central Government has approved setting up of 20 new Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) on public private partnership (PPP) basis, Minister of State for Human Resource ... Read more...

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JK Organisation setting up university in Jaipur

October 19th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 19 (IANS) One of India's leading industrial conglomerates, JK Organisation, is setting up a multi- disciplinary university, JK Lakshmipat University (JKLU), in Jaipur, Rajasthan, at an estimated cost of ... Read more...

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US, India acknowledge cooperation in education, science, health

June 4th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): The governments of the United States and India have acknowledged the positive contribution of cooperation in the fields' education, science and technology, health and development.A joint statement issued ... Read more...

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India, US to take health, education cooperation forward, says envoy

November 30th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): The United States and India are confident about taking bilateral cooperation in the fields of health and education forward, said US Ambassador to India Timothy Roemer."President Obama and ... Read more...

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Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative launched to empower future generations

November 25th, 2009 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashWashington, Nov.25 (ANI): Recognizing the cultural emphasis on education in both countries, Prime Minister Singh and President Barack Obama have emphasized that education holds the key to the advancement ... Read more...

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Orissa, US universities tie up for research

August 7th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 7 (IANS) Orissa's Berhampur University has tied up with Riverside University of California for collaboration in research and faculty development. Berhampur University's Vice-Chancellor B.K.Sahu said the agreement will allow students ... Read more...

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