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IGNOU teams up with Deutsche Welle


August 7th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has commenced its fourth training programme with Deutsche Welle (DW) Akademie of Germany for teachers and media trainers ... Read more...

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Morsi appoints Hesham Qandil as Egypt’s new PM


July 25th, 2012 - 2:42 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti)Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has appointed Hesham Qandil, a former water resources minister, as prime minister of the country and asked him to form the new ... Read more...

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IGNOU course for BPO industry aspirants


June 21st, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has started a diploma course in business process outsourcing (BPO), the university said Thursday."Keeping in view the pulse ... Read more...

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Need to produce innovators, entrepreneurs, says president


November 25th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 25 (IANS) Calling for spreading education to one and all in the country, President Pratibha Patil Friday said a "comprehensive education system" must produce innovators and entrepreneurs.Addressing ... Read more...

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India to set up five PIO universities for its diaspora


June 12th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 12 (IANS) The Indian government will set up five PIO universities in the country to cater to the diaspora students of Indian origin.Announcing this at the just concluded ... Read more...

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Bangladesh seeks greater naval exchanges with India


April 7th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 7 (IANS) Bangladesh has sought greater training facilities for its naval officers and sailors in India and exchange of visits that would increase the professional skills of ... Read more...

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Pakistani, Chinese air forces conduct joint exercise


March 19th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 19 (IANS) Pakistani and Chinese air forces are currently conducting joint exercises at an undisclosed location in Pakistan, according to a media report.Combat aircraft, pilots and technicians of ... Read more...

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Pakistan flood causes crop loss worth $2.35 bn


August 27th, 2010 - 8:39 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 27 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has said the devastating floods in the country have affected 2.6 million acres of cultivated land, with the loss of crops worth $2.35 ... Read more...

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Australian varsity offers help to Gujarat


July 1st, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 1 (IANS) A high-level delegation of Victoria University of Australia called on Chief Minister Narendra Modi here Thursday and offered to partner and assist Gujarat's efforts in higher education. The ... Read more...

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Britain sets interim limit on non-EU migration (Lead)


June 29th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 28 (IANS) The British government Monday set an interim limit of 24,100 on non-EU migration to the country, ahead of a permanent cap to be introduced next April ... Read more...

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There’s more to Life than Money: Explore Yourself, Connect with Society, and Find Happiness


April 5th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by admin
By Rahul Pandey and Dr Sandeep Pandey Convocation address of Dr Sandeep Pandey, who was the Chief Guest, at Indian Institute of Management (IIM-C) KolkataDear friends, as you complete yet another milestone in ... Read more...

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Scotty Lago’s Olympic Run Jeopardized After Internet Photo Scandal


February 20th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Vancouver, Canada, Feb 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scotty Lago, the bronze medal winner for men's halfpipe at the Olympics, faced some controversies right after his success. After clinching the very prestigious ... Read more...

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Kashmir introduces career-oriented courses for women


December 28th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Anantnag (J-K), Dec 28 (ANI): In an attempt to empower women living in rural areas, the Jammu and Kashmir Government has introduced career-oriented courses for women in state-run institutes.Under this scheme, ... Read more...

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It’s Dev Anand, Amitabh for Miss India Canada


November 24th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Miss India Canada Aanchal Dogra admires legendary Bollywood actor Dev Anand for his energy level and megastar Amitabh Bachchan for managing his personal life ... Read more...

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US to train Pakistan police force: official


November 4th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) The US will help train police personnel in Pakistan's Punjab province which has faced terror strikes by the Taliban, a media report said Wednesday. Carol M. Sniegowski, US ... Read more...

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JKP to host 8th All India Police Water Sports Championship from June 2


May 19th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, May 19 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Police is hosting the prestigious 5-day long 8th All India Police Water Sports Championship-2009 from June 2, in which police sports personnel from across the ... Read more...

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Malaysia allocates 12 million ringgits to train Indian community


March 21st, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar. 21 (ANI): The Economic Planning Unit in the Malaysian Prime Ministers Department has allocated 12 million ringgits for upgrading the Indian communitys professional skills. Deputy Minister S. K. ... Read more...

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Himachal Pradesh CRI to resume vaccine production


January 19th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 19 (IANS) The central government has finally allowed the Central Research Institute (CRI) at Kasauli town in Himachal Pradesh to restart the production of vaccines for the national immunisation programme."A ... Read more...

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CII to help Delhi varsity empower students


July 6th, 2008 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has joined hands with Delhi University (DU) to empower students to fill a serious skills shortage to ensure India's competitive edge. ... Read more...

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Kasauli’s Central Research Institute to be restructured


June 4th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 4 (IANS) The central government has finally agreed to restructure the 102-year-old Central Research Institute at Kasauli town in Himachal Pradesh that was manufacturing vaccines against several diseases. An assurance ... Read more...

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Pakistani, Turkish air forces to conduct joint exercise


April 14th, 2008 - 8:01 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Islamabad, April 14 (Xinhua) The air forces of Pakistan and Turkey will conduct joint exercises this month, the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) said Monday. "The exercise would be conducted in Pakistan in ... Read more...

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IGNOU to start B.Tech in aeronautical engineering


April 9th, 2008 - 8:50 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) announced here Wednesday the start of a B.Tech programme in aeronautical engineering in an effort to keep pace with the ... Read more...

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Act as interface with the public, PM urges SPG


March 31st, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday urged the Special Protection Group (SPG) that is responsible for his security to act as an interface between politicians and the people ... Read more...

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