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IIT-Kanpur barred from taking foreign donations

September 3rd, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, Sep 3 (IANS) The union ministry of home affairs (MHA) has barred Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Kanpur from accepting foreign donations, citing the premier institute's laid-back attitude in submitting ... Read more...

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Nine workers killed as stadium part collapses in Tamil Nadu

August 6th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 6 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and three injured when a portion of an indoor stadium under construction at a private educational institution collapsed Monday evening ... Read more...

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IIM-Calcutta to tap corporates for funds

September 23rd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C) is planning to tap Indian corporates for funds to complete some of its infrastructural projects following increased intake of students ... Read more...

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Goverment kicks off campaign against bidis

July 28th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The government Thursday launched a nationwide campaign through the mass media to make people aware of the ill-effects of smoking bidis, an official said.Developed with ... Read more...

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Fake nursing institute in Manipur dupes students

December 22nd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
Porampat (Manipur), Dec.22 (ANI): Scores of students enrolled in a nursing academy in Manipur's Porampat town were duped after the institute turned out to be a fake one.The matter came to light ... Read more...

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CBI case against three Pune transport institute officials

August 5th, 2010 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against three officials of the Central Institute of Road Transport (CIRT), Pune, and two representative of bus maker ... Read more...

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Russian Mathematician Decision To Reject Prize Money Surprise All

July 2nd, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Grigory Perelman’s refusal to accept such a lump sum as $1 million hit the headlines of almost all esteemed dailies earlier this year.A ... Read more...

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Russia conducts first robot-assisted surgery

May 28th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has conducted its first ever surgery with the help of a robot, which doctors said has expanded surgical capabilities to "space technology" levels. The robot's thin manipulator ... Read more...

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Hawkers, touts repel tourists in Agra

January 27th, 2010 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 27 (IANS) Treating your guests as gods may be an integral part of Indian culture but in the city of the Taj Mahal, it is the behaviour of hawkers and ... Read more...

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Prime Minister to visit Orissa Sunday

December 26th, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will visit Orissa Sunday to inaugurate a conference of economists and lay the foundation stone for a national institute, officials said Saturday. Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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IIM-Lucknow to hike fees

March 9th, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 9 (IANS) One of the top B-schools in the country, Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow (IIM-L) Monday announced that it will soon hike the fees for its two-year postgraduate programme. "We ... Read more...

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Denied campus placement, IIT-Kanpur student commits suicide (Lead)

January 3rd, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, Jan 3 (IANS) Apparently depressed over the denial of a campus placement, a 26-year-old student of the Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur (IIT-K) committed suicide Saturday, police and institute officials said."G. Suman, ... Read more...

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Researcher recounts horror tales at AIIMS animal lab

October 7th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Nothing is done the way it should be in the Central Animal Facility in AIIMS, says a researcher who spent days there with the aim of learning ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh students build best website, win Microsoft contest

October 1st, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) A team of students of an engineering college here has won a national contest organised by the software giant Microsoft to build the best website of their educational ... Read more...

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Nationwide campaign must to counter terror: Kalam

September 26th, 2008 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Friday stressed that a nationwide campaign was necessary to combat terrorism and said that he had sent a proposal on the issue to ... Read more...

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Kalam on Uttar Pradesh visit Friday

September 26th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam is scheduled to be in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad district later Friday, the start of a two-day visit, officials said.During the visit, Kalam will ... Read more...

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Engineering student killed in Noida accident

July 14th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, July 14 (IANS) An engineering student of Amity University here was killed and his friend was critically injured when their motorcycle hit a speeding dumper in the early hours of Monday, ... Read more...

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