human resources

Stranded whale put down in Cornwall


August 14th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cornwall, Aug 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A rare scene occurred at the beach of Cornwall when a 65 feet whale died. The whale was found by the beach walkers who while they were ... Read more...

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Army chief meets Rajasthan chief minister


August 1st, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian Army chief General Bikram Singh Wednesday met Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot to exchange views on civil-military relations.According to a defence ministry official, Gen. ... Read more...

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China’s urban unemployment rate reaches 4.1 percent


July 25th, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 25 (IANS) China's urban registered unemployment rate stood at 4.1 percent at the end of June, authorities said Wednesday.The rate remained unchanged from the first quarter of 2012, ... Read more...

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China launches hospital reform


June 15th, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 15 (IANS) China has launched an initiative to improve its public healthcare services, the government said Friday.The programme will cover 300 county-level hospitals and carry out reforms in ... Read more...

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China to make more non-communists as department heads


April 16th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 16 (IANS) More non-communist Chinese would be appointed as chiefs, rather than deputy heads, of governmental agencies, according to an official statement.Currently, two ministers in the cabinet are ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa opposes human resources for health bill


April 12th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 12 (IANS) Vehemently opposing the centre's National Commission for Human Resources for Health (NCHRH) Bill, 2011 as it "undermines the principle of federalism", Tamil Nadu Chief Minister ... Read more...

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UAE to observe Prophet Mohammad’s birthday Feb 4


January 30th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 30 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Monday issued a circular to all federal ministries and institutions to observe Feb 4 as Milad un Nabi, the birth ... Read more...

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UAE markets to be closed Jan 1


December 28th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 28 (IANS/WAM) Financial markets in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will remain closed Jan 1 for celebrating the New Year, an official statement said.The Securities and Commodities ... Read more...

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Sharjah varsity holds graduation ceremony


December 18th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Dec 17 (IANS/WAM) The University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Saturday held a graduation ceremony where 460 students were awarded degrees.The students were from the College ... Read more...

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UAE’s financial markets to close for three days


November 28th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 27 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates' financial markets will remain closed for three days starting Thursday to observe the new Islamic Hijri year 1433 and the ... Read more...

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Implement Pakistan airlines reform plan: Zardari


October 1st, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has called for the implementation of a reform plan to tone up Pakistan International Airlines (PIA).The plan calls for arresting rising liabilities, ... Read more...

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Eyeing global boom, Kerala plans construction academy


September 22nd, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) Eyeing the domestic and global construction boom, Kerala is planning an academy to train industry personnel from masons to engineers, a minister said Thursday."The building industry ... Read more...

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Syed Ahmad is new Jharkhand governor


September 4th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 4 (IANS) Syed Ahmad took charge as Jharkhand's eighth governor Sunday. He was administered the oath of office by Acting Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court Prakash Tatia ... Read more...

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Finally, Jammu varsity to get first vice chancellor


August 4th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 4 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir chief secretary S.S. Bloeria is set to be the first vice chancellor of Central University, Jammu, with the union government approving his ... Read more...

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China focuses on quality of life in family planning


July 12th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 12 (IANS) China's family planning policy will now focus on population management so as to improve the quality of life, an official said.Li Bin, minister of the National ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi, London police seek close ties


May 23rd, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi police and the London Metropolitan Police have signed an agreement to boost cooperation in the areas of public relations, training, exchange of expertise ... Read more...

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Scheme to benefit village postal workers after retirement launched


May 3rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Sachin Pilot Tuesday launched a service discharge benefit scheme to facilitate Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDSs), who work ... Read more...

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China to double workers’ wages in five years


April 19th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 19 (ANI): China is likely to increase the average wages of workers by 15 percent annually in a bid to achieve a two-fold increase in pay by the end of ... Read more...

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Jobless face discrimination when seeking placements


April 4th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) People out of work continue to face stigma and discrimination when looking for placements.Researchers from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and State University of ... Read more...

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‘Lack of political will hampering implementation of RTE Act’


March 31st, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) A year after the implementation of the Right to Education (RTE) Act, the dream of universal education still remains a distant reality for many children ... Read more...

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Conflicting statements by Malaysian government create confusion over Indian workers


March 6th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Johor Baru, Mar.6 (ANI): Indian Businessmen in Malaysia who rely on workers from India are confused and angry over conflicting views on their status by the Human Resources Ministry and the Home ... Read more...

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South Korea seeks to improve ties with UAE


February 5th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 5 (IANS/WAM) South Korean Foreign Minister Kim Sung-hwan visited the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Saturday to discuss ways to bolster relationship between the two countries. Ahead of his meeting ... Read more...

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Malaysian Govt. to set up special counters for Indian community’s identification


December 31st, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 31 (ANI): Malaysian Human Resources Minister Dr S. Subramaniam has said that special counters would bet set up in the country to process identification problems faced by the Indian ... Read more...

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Call to upgrade ‘toothless’ Chinese laws to end epidemic of illegal gender tests


November 25th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 25(ANI): China must adopt more powerful laws to drive out underground gender-testing in the country to rebalance the gender ratio of newborns, a Chinese family planning official has said.Gender-testing ... Read more...

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Common exit exam for medical graduates soon


November 16th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Tuesday said the central government is contemplating holding a common exit exam for medical graduates based upon the recommendations of the Medical ... Read more...

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PricewaterhouseCoopers probes email rating female staff


November 11th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) One of the largest accountancy firms PricewaterhouseCoopers has launched a probe after male staff at one of its branches were found circulating emails with pictures of female colleagues ... Read more...

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PwC launches inquiry after male staff rate female colleagues in ‘viral’ email


November 11th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): One of Britain's largest accountancy firms, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has launched an investigation after male staff at one of its branches in Ireland were found circulating emails rating the ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves National Centre for Molecular Materials at Kerala


November 4th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 4 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today approved the establishment of a National Centre for Molecular Materials (NCMM) in Kerala as an autonomous institute of the Government of India under ... Read more...

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Animation sector yet to get support, rues industry


October 28th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) The animation industry in India has been termed the sunrise sector for nearly a decade but little has been done for it, said speakers at a conference on ... Read more...

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Malaysian task force to help Indian members resolve their problems


September 21st, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 21 (ANI): Malaysia's Special Implementation Task Force for Indians will have a meet-the-people in Kulim on Saturday to know about their problems.Human Resources Minister Dr S. Subramaniam said during ... Read more...

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Bank of India targets 22 percent profit growth in 2010-11


September 7th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Bank of India, the country's fifth-largest public sector lender, is targeting a 22 percent growth in profit in the current financial year, Chairman and Managing Director Alok ... Read more...

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Malaysian court rejects minister’s defamation application against Tamil newspaper


August 19th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 19(ANI): A Malaysian court has rejected Human Resources Minister Dr. S. Subramaniam's application to stop a Tamil newspaper from continuing to publish articles which he claimed were defamatory.Subramaniam had ... Read more...

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Malay Indian leader says Tamil schools will not be closed


August 17th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug.17 (ANI): Senior Malaysian Indian Congress leader and Malaysia's Human Resources Minister Dr. S. Subramaniam has said that none of the 523 Tamil schools in Malaysia will be closed even ... Read more...

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Bill soon to regulate medical education


August 13th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The government is preparing a bill to regulate and coordinate medical, dental, nursing, pharmacy and paramedical education in the country, parliament was informed Friday. In a written reply ... Read more...

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Mummified Body Found Under A Residence In California


July 16th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The powers that be of the Los Angeles County have mentioned that a mummified body has been found underneath a vacant home. They have asserted ... Read more...

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