personality development

Argentine youth seek peace through Indian guru


September 9th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Sep 9 (IANS) Hundreds of youth packed the circular hall in Buenos Aires University to listen to Indian spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar of the Art of ... Read more...

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This Hyderabad mosque is more than a place of worship


August 12th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 12 (IANS) In this historic city where minarets of hundreds of mosques dot the sky, one mosque stands out as more than a mere place of worship.Besides ... Read more...

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Father’s love greatly impacts personality development


June 13th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) A father's love contributes as much - and sometimes more - to a child's development as does a mother's love. That is one of many findings ... Read more...

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Makeup tips, etiquette — hospitals give nurses a makeover (Feature, May 12 is International Nurses Day)


May 11th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) She looked at herself in the mirror. Hair neatly tied, kohl-lined eyes and some lipgloss to complete the look. Satisfied, she sprayed on some mild ... Read more...

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Spreading childhood cancer awareness on bicycles


March 24th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) A team of four cyclists, Cycling 4Change, arrived in the capital Saturday, covering a distance of 1,940 km in 21 days, in a ride titled ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A progressive madrassa in the heart of Uttar Pradesh (With Image)


December 30th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bilariyaganj (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 30 (IANS) Breaking the stereotypes associated with madrassas, a 50-year-old Islamic seminary here teaches subjects like personality development and home science, runs an elaborate teacher ... Read more...

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These Burmese women in Delhi step in as changemakers (June 20 is World Refugee Day)


June 19th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Once dilapidated and dormant, flat number WZ-21 in west Delhi's semi-urban Budella area is now abuzz with activity. The two-room accomodation serves as the office ... Read more...

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Pallam Raju inaugurates NCC DDGs’ conference


April 27th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 27 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence Dr. M. M. Pallam Raju inaugurated the two-day biannual conference of the Additional Directors General and Deputy Directors General of the National ... Read more...

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Models gather in Kochi for Miss Queen of India pageant


March 7th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Mar 7(ANI): Contestants for Miss Queen of India 2011 pageant have gathered in Kochi, Kerala to participate in a grooming session.Sixteen participants from four regions of India were selected to participate ... Read more...

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Mumbai students spread mass awareness on ill effects of tobacco


December 31st, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec.31 (ANI): Scores of students participated in a campaign to spread awareness about the ill effects of smoking and tobacco products in Mumbai.Salaam Bombay, a Mumbai-based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), organized the ... Read more...

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Jacqueline Fernandez Interacts With The TEEN OF THE YEAR 2010 Participants


November 29th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
  November 29, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Stage all set for Teen of the Year 2010 Pageant The Teenager magazine in association with Habitat for Humanity India is conducted this event with the theme of ... Read more...

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Dikshit stresses moral education in city schools


November 19th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday stressed the role of moral education in schools, and noted that society needs "honest and upright" citizens to take the country ... Read more...

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Media student or literature aspirant, GenY digs pulp fiction!


June 16th, 2010 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Megha Mishra New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) More and more students may be opting for English literature and media studies in Delhi University, but if you happen to see a GenY ... Read more...

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Nervous about results? Call the CBSE helpline


May 20th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) It's that time of the year again when students and parents can be seen nervously waiting for results of the Central Board of Secondary Education ... Read more...

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In Rahul’s footsteps, Congress builds a youth base


April 13th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Under Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's keen eye, the Congress plans to induct and train 15,000 volunteers, drawing them from every village block, in ... Read more...

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Uttarakhand Govt. organizes adventure sports camp for students


January 18th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by ANI
Haldwani (Uttarakhand), Jan. 18 (ANI): Students in Uttarakhand are being trained in adventure sports to achieve overall development and become fearless to respond to emergency situations.Organized by the tourism department of the ... Read more...

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Hospital starts programme on behaviour problems of children


November 24th, 2009 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Alarmed by rising incidents of aggression and violence among adolescents, a hospital here has started a life skills training programme for students in various schools ... Read more...

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Chennai transgenders learning karate for self-defence


October 28th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Oct. 28 (ANI): Many transgenders in Chennai are undergoing karate training to improve their self-confidence and health so that they can land a good job.In the six-day training session apart from ... Read more...

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Ludhiana youth festival provides platform to showcase talent


October 22nd, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct 22(ANI): Students of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University in Ludhiana recently displayed their talent in a youth festival, which helped the students develop self-esteem and ... Read more...

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NGO providing IT training to visually-impaired in Kolkata


August 12th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Aug. 12 (ANI): A non-profit organisation in cooperation with the National Association of Blind (NAB) is conducting computer courses for the visually impaired in Kolkata.The course being provided by Amway Opportunity ... Read more...

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Leadership development programme for militancy-affected victims in Assam


August 3rd, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter Alex ToddGuwahati, Aug.3 (ANI): In a special endeavour to empower young women, especially the militancy-affected victims, a multi-skill and leadership development programme was organised recently in Guwahati.Organised by the North ... Read more...

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Dharamsala to hold Miss Tibet-2009 beauty pageant


June 4th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, June 4 (ANI): Four Tibetan beauties would sashay along the stage in the 'Miss Tibet-2009' beauty pageant that would begin here from June 5.The participants namely Dolkar from Dehradun, Ngawang ... Read more...

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Underprivileged girl students learn theatre skills in Uttarakhand


May 6th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul GoelSitarganj (Uttarakhand), May 6 (ANI): Girl students at the Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) in Sitarganj in Uttrakhand are learning theatre and drama skills for their personality development.Most of the ... Read more...

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Second-born kids really are more rebellious


April 30th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): A new research has confirmed what many parents long suspected: Second-born kids are more likely to be rebellious in later life than their more conservative older siblings.According to ... Read more...

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Bangalore engineers get specialised training from Delhi Metro


March 15th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has concluded a specialised training programme for engineers and staff of the Bangalore Metro, an official said here Sunday. After this, ... Read more...

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Helping the blind groom their social skills, personality


March 14th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) How does a blind person communicate effectively with those who can see despite being unable to establish eye contact? This is part of the social skills and ... Read more...

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IGNOU starts skill training to enhance employablility


March 9th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Monday announced starting of skill building courses for students to enhance "employability". The courses are a result of a memorandum of ... Read more...

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Chouhan and ministers get a fix on how to govern better


February 3rd, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Pachmarhi (Madhya Pradesh), Feb 2 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and his cabinet colleagues had a two-day getaway in this picturesque hill station, not to relax, but learn about ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Uttar Pradesh schools to teach newsreading


January 4th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 4 (IANS) Newsreading is to be included in the curriculum of 25,000 government-run schools in Uttar Pradesh to improve the general knowledge and presentation skills of students."This new concept ... Read more...

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If you shop, youre either a normal, neurotic, primitive or psychotic


December 11th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): With the holiday season in full swing, markets are thronged by shoppers of various kinds, which can be classified into: normal, neurotic, primitive and psychotic, says an ... Read more...

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Gill holds predecessors responsible for sorry state of sports


November 19th, 2008 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Sports Minister M.S. Gill Wednesday held his predecessors responsible for the shoddy state of sport in the country.Gill said the ministers who came before him were only ... Read more...

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Bhosla Military School denies training Malegaon blast accused


October 28th, 2008 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 28 (IANS) The Bhosla Military School has categorically denied imparting terrorist training to the Malegaon bomb blast accused or anyone else in the past, terming media reports to that effect ... Read more...

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CII signs accord with IGNOU for training workforce


August 18th, 2008 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) Monday inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) to train students with requisite employability ... Read more...

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Bahrain-based NRI takes over DPS-promoted school


August 10th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 10 (IANS) Bahrain-based Indian businessman and entrepreneur Ravi Pillai has taken over the management of the New Millenium School (NMS) in Manama that is promoted by the Delhi Public Schools ... Read more...

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Actors hone their skills in theatre workshops


August 6th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Schools have opened after their summer holidays. Now it is the turn of professional actors to hone their skills in theatre workshops and learn new ... Read more...

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