professional ethics

Chinese teachers to be tested every five years


September 10th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 10 (IANS) Teachers in Chinese business hub Shanghai will be the first in the country to take five consecutive exams every five years in order to keep their ... Read more...

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Myanmar forms press council


August 10th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Aug 10 (IANS) Myanmar has formed a 20-member Core Press Council aimed at protecting journalists, laying down professional ethics and settling media disputes.It has been formed during the period ... Read more...

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IGNOU starts admissions for information security courses


June 18th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has started the admission process for post-graduate diploma and certificate courses in information security, a statement said Monday.Both ... Read more...

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Fatally hurt, but Chinese driver saves lives


June 4th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 4 (IANS) A Chinese bus driver, who was badly injured by a piece of metal that flew in through the windshield, stopped the bus, turned on the hazard ... Read more...

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Ethics training needed for civil servants: Chinese official


April 17th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 17 (IANS) Professional ethics training for civil servants is a "pressing and long-term strategic task" that could have a profound influence on the government's work efficiency as well ... Read more...

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Chinese feel moral standards must for society


January 26th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 26 (IANS) A study in China has found over 85 percent of the people advocating moral standards as a must for society.Conducted by the China Youth Daily Social ... Read more...

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Show tact and compassion: Kashmir police told


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 23 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police Monday wrapped up a five-day training programme to learn how to deal with mobs with skill, tact and compassion.The training was ... Read more...

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China reviews foreign pilots


September 29th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) China is re-examining the qualifications of foreign pilots employed with local airlines in China after a South Korean pilot last month declined to give way to ... Read more...

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Gujarat ex-minister alleges conspiracy in Haren Pandya case


August 31st, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 30 (IANS) Former Gujarat minister of state for home Gordhan Jhadapia here Tuesday said that there was a larger conspiracy behind the killing of the former Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Wounded Iraqi war vet heckled at Columbia University over ROTC issue


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Post has reported that a wounded Iraqi war veteran has been heckled at the Columbia University during a debate on whether ROTC should ... Read more...

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Jang Group expresses “deep sorrow” over notice on Zardari’s possible remarriage story


February 6th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 6(ANI): The Jang group of newspapers has expressed "deep sorrow and regret over the release of a legal notice" issued by Pakistani authorities for publishing a story on President Asif ... Read more...

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Apex court asks lawyers not to refuse cases


December 7th, 2010 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court has held that Bar Associations could not pass a resolution directing their members not to take up the cases of the accused it is ... Read more...

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Flirting with patients to cost Oz nurses’ their jobs


October 31st, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 31 (ANI): Nurses have been banned from flirting with patients as per the new professional-ethics guidelines introduced in Australian hospitals.Also forbidden under the code are sexual innuendo, 'off-colour' jokes and ... Read more...

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Trisha in Ajith Kumar’s Mankatha


September 21st, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Trisha is flying all the way to seventh heaven as the actress has been winning the best offers now. The actress has now completed shooting for ... Read more...

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Karnataka police cautioned on misuse of law against scribes


May 4th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Editors Guild of India (EGI) Tuesday cautioned Karnataka police against using the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act to make a reporter of a leading Kannada daily reveal ... Read more...

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Nearly 2,000 doctors named for taking pharma firms’ gifts


April 23rd, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Nearly 2,000 doctors have violated professional ethics by receiving gifts, hospitality, or monetary grants from pharmaceutical companies in the last three years, according to the Medical Council ... Read more...

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Vibrant journalism is based on professional ethics: Ansari


January 28th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Emphasising that the purpose of journalism and the objectives of media enterprises have undergone a fundamental change, Vice-President Hamid Ansari said that in a changing world "vibrant ... Read more...

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Police pulled up for sharing information with media


December 2nd, 2009 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday rapped police for taking media to the crime scene, and asked all investigating agencies to adhere to stricter professional ethics so that ... Read more...

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Authenticity of CBI counsel in Quattrocchi case questioned


October 22nd, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) An advocate Thursday questioned the authenticity of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) counsel who moved an application before a city court to withdraw the case against ... Read more...

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Lawyer fined Rs.25,000 for filing false affidavits


October 21st, 2009 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Delhi High Court Wednesday fined a lawyer Rs.25,000 for misleading the court by filing false affidavits and also directed the Bar Council to initiate proceedings to cancel ... Read more...

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3 reasons stirring up trouble for ‘Aadhavan’


October 13th, 2009 - 12:50 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
With merely 5 days left for Surya's "Aadhavan' hitting screens, there are some unconfirmed buzzes that are likely to drench the film in troubled waters.Firstly, Surya's infuriated speech about journalists at ... Read more...

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Big B fans celebrate his 67th birthday


October 11th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 11 (ANI): Fans of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan celebrated his 67th birthday here on Sunday.They gathered outside his residence 'Pratiksha' and prayed for his happiness and future success.Bachchan ... Read more...

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Kate Major Interview: The Story Of “Happily-’Never’-After”


August 6th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
Kate Major, the object of Jon Gosselin's characteristically brief affections, is now finally ready to spill the beans on her brief fling which resulted in her having to quit her job and ... Read more...

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China tightens noose on press


April 17th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr. 17 (ANI): In an attempt to tighten the noose on the Chinese media, the nation's media watchdog has issued a circular sermonizing the responsibilities and credibility of the press.The General ... Read more...

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NGO slams Pakistani, Indian electronic media for Mumbai reportage


December 31st, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 31 (IANS) The manner in which the electronic media of both India and Pakistan reported on the Mumbai carnage went against the requirements of professional ethics and basic standards of ... Read more...

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Post-Mumbai: Trauma, panic attacks, depression


December 6th, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 6 (IANS) The tremors of the terror attacks in Mumbai were felt across India, with live television coverage of the 60-hour carnage. The terrorists have been vanquished but the imprints ... Read more...

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Sex with patient gets Toronto nurse the boot


November 19th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 19 (IANS) A Toronto nurse is facing an ouster from her profession for having sex with a psychiatric patient. She was fired from service at Toronto's Centre for Addiction and ... Read more...

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Dubai chapter celebrates ICAI’s 60th year celebrations


June 21st, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 21 (IANS) The Dubai chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) marked the institute's 60th year celebrations at its 20th annual conference here. "Ours is the only ... Read more...

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Spotlight turns on media overkill of Aarushi story


May 26th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
By Manish Chand New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Fact and fiction have dangerously blurred in the sensational murder of 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar with lurid speculation and slander feeding media frenzy, raising serious ... Read more...

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Chinese journalists urge CNN to apologize for ‘insulting’ remarks


April 19th, 2008 - 9:45 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, April 19 (Xinhua) The All-China Journalists Association (ACJA) Saturday asked US-based news network CNN and its commentator Jack Cafferty to apologise for his "insulting" remarks regarding China. Cafferty said in the ... Read more...

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China summons CNN bosses over ‘goons’ comment


April 17th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin
DPA Beijing, April 17 (DPA) China's foreign ministry summoned CNN executives to lodge a protest as it seeks an apology from the US news network for statements made by a commentator. CNN said ... Read more...

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