general education

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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Azamgarh redefined: An educational hub in ‘nursery of terror’


January 12th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
By Abu Zafar Beenapara (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 12 (IANS) This small village is redefining the image of Azamgarh, branded as the 'nursery of terror' after the 2008 Batla House shootout in Delhi. ... Read more...

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Headscarf row: School management suspends principal


May 7th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Alappuzha (Kerala), May 6 (IANS) The principal of a Christian-run school was suspended by the school management after controversy when a Muslim girl student was issued a transfer certificate because she insisted ... Read more...

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Despite Rs.64,924 cr debt, Punjab says it is growing


March 16th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) Despite a debt touching Rs.64,924 crore, Punjab is moving closer to the national growth rate of 7.2 per cent, Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal said Tuesday. "In 2008-09, the ... Read more...

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Higher education gets Rs.11,000 cr; focus on IITs, study loans


February 26th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) India Friday allocated Rs.11,000 crore (Rs.110 billion/$2.38 billion) for its higher education sector, which is around seven percent more than the 2009-10 financial year. As per the ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indians asked to get extra skills to beat slowdown


January 14th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 14 (IANS) Acquire skills beyond general education to be able to beat the global economic slowdown, the Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) has told the country's two million-plus Tamil population ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama on the verge of retirement


October 25th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, Oct 25 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama is on the verge of retirement, said Karma Cheophel, speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-exile in Dharamsala, seat of Tibetan government-in-exile.Cheophel while talking to ... Read more...

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Only 20 percent professional colleges in rural India


March 4th, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Rural India, where 65 percent of the population lives, has less than 20 percent of the country's professional colleges to fulfil their skill-based educational needs. Human Resource ... Read more...

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