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Parliament in 1950s and now: Sittings have shrunk


May 13th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The number of sittings of both houses of the Indian parliament has gone down drastically over the years, raising concerns by none other than ... Read more...

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Bihar hires young professionals to help implement livelihood project


May 3rd, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 3 (IANS) For the first time, Bihar has hired hired 85 young professionals, all fresh post-graduates of India's top ranking management and social sciences institutes, to help in ... Read more...

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Tribal belt in central India not shared fruits of growth: Ramesh


April 21st, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The tribal belt in central India has not shared fruits of high economic growth witnessed by the country over the past few years, Rural Development ... Read more...

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Acute shortage of health staff in rural areas: Sonia (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) While medical services in the country have improved, there is still an acute shortage of health professionals in rural areas, Congress president Sonia Gandhi ... Read more...

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Shortage of health staff in rural areas: Sonia Gandhi


December 21st, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) While medical services in the country have improved, there is still an acute shortage of health professionals in rural areas, Congress president Sonia GAndhi said ... Read more...

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Wanted: Women to drive development in Maoist areas


November 20th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) In an effort to bridge the development deficit in areas seen as Maoist hotbeds, the government is encouraging young women to take up the challenge ... Read more...

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Are Indian MPs ‘anpadh’? Not at all show parliament records


August 28th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Are most Indian MPs "anpadh" (uneducated) and "ganwar" (illiterate) as Om Puri alleged at the Ramlila Maidan? While the actor faces a privilege motion ... Read more...

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Package to create 40,000 jobs enthuses Kashmiris


July 8th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 8 (IANS) An employment package announced by the centre for Jammu and Kashmir, which is expected to create 40,000 jobs, has been generally welcomed by the people in ... Read more...

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New job plan for Kashmir to train 40,000 youth (Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The government Thursday sanctioned a massive Rs.1,000 crore (over $220 million) employment plan for job-starved Jammu and Kashmir, which has around 500,000 unemployed men ... Read more...

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Government okays Rs.1,000 crore job plan for Kashmir


July 7th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The government Thursday okayed a whopping Rs.1,000 crore employment plan for job-starved Jammu and Kashmir, which has around 500,000 unemployed men and women.The plan ... Read more...

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IAF seeks trainee officers


June 19th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) is seeking eligible Indian graduates and post-graduates, both men and women, to join the force as commissioned officers in the ... Read more...

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4.3 million unemployed in Kerala (Lead)


February 9th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 9 (IANS) The number of unemployed, including medical graduates and engineers, has risen to 4.3 million in Kerala, says an economic review tabled in the assembly Wednesday.As of June 2010, ... Read more...

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Students’ strike hits medical college hospitals


January 28th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 28 (IANS) Normal functioning at the five medical college hospitals in Kerala continued to be hit for the fourth day Friday as post-graduate students have struck work, demanding a stipend ... Read more...

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Appollo plans to set up 50 new hospitals across India


September 28th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) Healthcare chain Apollo Hospitals is planning to set up 50 new hospitals in smaller towns across India in the next five years. "Our main thrust for the 50 hospitals ... Read more...

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Join politics, Rahul Gandhi urges youth


September 7th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 7 (IANS) Rahul Gandhi, charismatic general secretary of the Congress party, fervently attempted to 'sell' politics to over 3,500 students and youth - the leaders of tomorrow - during ... Read more...

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Students told to wear shoes to meet Gandhi (Lead)


September 7th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Sep 7 (IANS) Worried that slippers could be used as missiles, security personnel insisted that students meeting Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi in Maharashtra's Akola town should wear shoes. Many at ... Read more...

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‘Chappals’ frowned upon at Rahul Gandhi event!


September 7th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur (Maharashtra), Sep 7 (IANS) Several students of the Panjabrao Deshmukh Agricultural University sported shoes - many probably for the first time - for "security reasons" during an interaction Tuesday with ... Read more...

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Infosys to expand back office operations in Poland


September 6th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 6 (IANS) Infosys Technologies is set to expand its back office operations in Poland in the next two years to offer business process outsourcing (BPO) services to more European and ... Read more...

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MCI mulls new training facilities


August 18th, 2010 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) As the faculty crunch in medical colleges becomes a major issue of concern, the Medical Council of India (MCI) is now mulling conducting tele-classes for students. An All ... Read more...

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India faces manpower shortage in mental institutes


August 13th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) India faces a shortage of psychiatrists, psychologists and psychiatrist nurses in mental institutes, parliament was informed Friday. In a written reply in the Lok Sabha, Health Minister Ghualam ... Read more...

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Mobile school project fails to provide education to Himachal Tribals


August 6th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By Hemant ChauhanShimla, Aug 6 (ANI): A mobile school project initiated by the Himachal Pradesh Government to provide education to tribals has failed to take ... Read more...

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Indian Youth Science Congress to start Saturday


June 26th, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 25 (IANS) Around 600 young scientists will participate in the second edition of the three-day Indian Youth Science Congress (IYSC) that will start Saturday at the SRM University near ... Read more...

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100,000 US students to visit China in four years


May 27th, 2010 - 8:32 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 27 (IANS) China will receive 100,000 US students in the next four years as part of the education cooperation programme, a Chinese official has said. The two countries have agreed on ... Read more...

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Please don’t leave country, Azad urges young doctors


March 17th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Wednesday urged medical graduates not to leave the country after their education as there is a shortage of doctors in India. "Please don't ... Read more...

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Medicos say no to science post-graduates as teachers


February 11th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 11 (IANS) A meeting of representatives of medical professionals in Kerala Thursday opposed the state government's move to appoint science post-graduates as teachers in the state-run medical colleges. Addressing reporters, Director ... Read more...

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More Indians graduate in maths, science than in US, Japan


November 5th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) India's infrastructure on education may have a long way to go to reach global standards, but when it comes to the sheer number of students graduating in ... Read more...

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BSF women step closer to creating history at the border


July 25th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Hoshiarpur (Punjab), July 25 (IANS) As they thumped their feet into the ground for the final parade as trainees, they all knew that they are just a step away ... Read more...

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Doctors go on indefinite hunger strike in Chennai


July 13th, 2009 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, July 13(ANI): Intern doctors in Chennai on Monday resorted to an indefinite hunger strike over demand for higher stipend.The intern house surgeons and post-graduate assistants have been on an indefinite strike ... Read more...

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258 candidates with criminal records in round three of polls


April 27th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The third phase of polls April 30 has a mixed bag of candidates with 258 nominees having criminal records and 223 millionaires, a study by an ... Read more...

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Moneyed candidates have no PAN card,7 don’t have a penny


April 19th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 19 (IANS) Politicians who claim to have jumped into the fray to 'serve the people' have become wealthier manifold, some even upto 300 percent, in the past five years, ... Read more...

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A meet for physically challenged to find life partners


April 13th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Keeping in mind that physical disability is often a hindrance when looking for a prospective bride or groom, a matrimonial website is organising a matrimony meet for ... Read more...

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Basic infrastructure development our top priority: Azad


November 15th, 2008 - 11:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanPoonch, Nov 15 (ANI): Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said during the last campaigning in Poonch that ... Read more...

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India has 5,726 agri clinics and business centres: minister


October 20th, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) India has 5,726 agri clinics and agri business centres to promote self-employment among farmers, Minister of State for Agriculture Kanti Lal Bhuria said here Monday. The Agri-Clinics ... Read more...

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Assam acts against medicos refusing government jobs


August 2nd, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 2 (IANS) Assam has slapped legal notices on at least 50 medical graduates and postgraduates for not working in government hospitals or serving in rural areas in violation of a ... Read more...

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Glut of overqualified among new Kerala policemen


March 22nd, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by admin
Thrissur (Kerala), March 22 (IANS) Thirty two lawyers, three engineers, four post-graduates in business administration (MBA), two M. Phil scholars and six holders of masters degrees in computer applications (MCA) were among ... Read more...

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