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Highlights of Delhi budget


May 29th, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Highlights of the Delhi budget for 2012-13 presented Monday by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit:- Scholarships for students belonging to th Scheduled Castes (SC), the Scheduled Tribes(ST), other backward classes (OBCs) and ... Read more...

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In the name of Atal: Dhumal ’signs’ in praise (Himachal Pradesh Newsletter)


May 12th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 12 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee may have been out of active politics for almost eight years, but that has not dented ... Read more...

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Graft, scams hog limelight in Himachal assembly (Himachal Pradesh Newsletter)


April 1st, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 1 (IANS) Accusations of graft and scams have been creating an impasse in the budget session of the Himachal Pradesh assembly, with the opposition Congress continuing to ... Read more...

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Himachal students to get uniform


January 1st, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 1 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh will give school uniforms to over 10 lakh students of government schools every year free of cost. This will burden the exchequer Rs.60 crore ... Read more...

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Delhi asked to probe BJP’s school uniforms distribution


October 28th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) India's child rights panel has asked the Delhi government to probe and report to it on a complaint that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders ... Read more...

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Thousands gather outside Tihar Jail to hail Hazare


August 17th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) It was a virtual carnival in the area around Tihar Jail here with thousands packing the roads around it with one aim -- to ... Read more...

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Video game’s ‘babe-slapping’ mode upsets women’s rights-groups


March 27th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): A new videogame, set for release this spring, has received harsh criticism for its depiction of women.'Duke Nukem Forever' that requires gamers to abduct women and give ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s literacy rate rises by 10 percent in 10 years


March 27th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar.27 (ANI): Teachers in Jammu and Kashmir say that the literacy rate in the state has increased by 10 percent in the last decade.A report by the state's Education Ministry recently ... Read more...

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Declining sex ratio, cause for worry: Kamat


March 17th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 17 (IANS) Goa's declining sex ratio is a major cause for concern for the state government, Chief Minister Digambar Kamat said Thursday unveiling several schemes to arrest the ... Read more...

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Pakistan pulp reading ‘censored’ at Jaipur Lit Fest


January 24th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohita Nagpal Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) It started with a bang with sexually explosive content being discussed in a matter of fact way, but enter a few teenagers clad in school uniforms ... Read more...

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Tripura not to follow new education policy yet


January 17th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 17 (IANS) The Left Front government in Tripura will not follow the central government's guidelines for school admissions as the state is yet to pass the necessary laws, officials said ... Read more...

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IGNOU felicitates 41 South Asian students


November 14th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Dressed in crisp school uniforms, as also traditional attire, winners of the IGNOU-UNESCO Science Olympiad had a gala of a time Sunday at their felicitation ceremony at ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe On Why He Calls Emma Watson ‘ A Bit Of An Animal’


November 11th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 'Harry Potter' actor Daniel Radcliffe has locked lips with Emma Watson in the upcoming film ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows’ whose 1st part hits theaters on 19th ... Read more...

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Now, romance your virtual girlfriend on an iPhone or a Nintendo DS!


August 31st, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): A Japanese beach-resort has come up with a novel idea where tourists can enjoy the evening sunset - with a virtual girlfriend.Atami, a Pacific coast resort southwest of ... Read more...

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Two students feared drowned in Guwahati


August 11th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 11 (IANS) Two school students were feared drowned in the Brahmaputra river here Wednesday and rescue teams were pressed into service to locate their bodies, police said. According to a police ... Read more...

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Omar meets PM, Sonia as Kashmir close to normalcy (Roundup)


July 17th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Srinagar, July 17 (IANS) After days of unrest, separatist shutdowns and curfew, near normalcy prevailed in parts of Kashmir Valley Saturday as Chief Minister Omar Abdullah held talks with the ... Read more...

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The Oprah Winfrey Show To go Off Air In 2011


May 28th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Oprah Winfrey's famous television talk show "The Oprah Winfrey Show" will go off air in 2011 after a successful running of twenty five years as she ... Read more...

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Facebook profiles can come back to haunt you when applying for credit, jobs


May 5th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 5 (ANI): Be wary of posting pictures of that wild party on Facebook and other social networking sites, because they might come back as ghost of the past to ... Read more...

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Girls re-enter schools in Rajouri


March 12th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar 12 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Government has encouraged hundreds of girl students to rejoin school in militancy-hit Rajouri District.The girls are returning under the Central Government's Sarva Shiksha ... Read more...

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Brit schools cannot force girls to wear skirts, says govt body


February 21st, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): British schools have been cautioned not to force their girl students to wear skirts as doing so may violate the rights of those who want to live like ... Read more...

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Facebook debate over Goa official’s remarks on girl’s rape


February 7th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 7 (IANS) A senior Goa tourism official's remarks to a Delhi-based newspaper over the rape of a nine-year-old Russian girl on Republic Day has triggered a debate on popular ... Read more...

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Promoting education among tribal girls in Tripura


January 13th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki Das Agartala, Jan 11 (ANI): Every social being needs basic academic knowledge of 'three-Rs' --Reading, Writing and Arithmetic to become a resourceful human for the well being of the entire ... Read more...

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Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya scheme a major draw for students to rejoin school


January 6th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasDhamcheera (Tripura), Jan 6 (ANI): Hundreds of school dropouts and poor students have been drawn to rejoin school by the Union Government's Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) scheme in ... Read more...

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School for inmates’ kids launched in Ghaziabad jail


October 5th, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 5 (IANS) Children of undertrials and convicts lodged in Ghaziabad's Dasna jail will not be deprived of their right to education as a school for such kids was inaugurated inside ... Read more...

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School comes in a little box in cyclone-hit Sunderbans


July 31st, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Soudhriti Bhabani Kultali (West Bengal), July 31 (IANS) Radharani Sardar, a Class 4 student, can never forget that May evening when she saw cyclone Aila batter her home here in the Sunderban ... Read more...

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Shorts, mini skirts, spaghettis - DU freshers get stylish and how


July 17th, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) They are just out of their school uniforms, but are completely clued in to what is in and what is out as far as college fashion goes. ... Read more...

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Neha’s school days


May 20th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Paritosh Painter's Paying Guest reminded Neha of her school days. " In the film she will be seen in school uniforms and everytime Neha would don the skirt representing school uniform, ... Read more...

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Celina Jaitley excited about Paying Guest


May 19th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Following the stupendous success of Golmaal Returns, Celina Jaitley is coming back with yet another comedy flick, Paying Guest. The film is a situational comedy starring her opposite Shreyas Talpade.Celina ... Read more...

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Students from other schools join protest at Modern School


April 23rd, 2009 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Three days after the death of a 17-year-old girl student due to an asthma attack, students from prominent city schools Thursday staged a protest outside ... Read more...

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Students, parents agitate at Lt-Govenor’s house over fee hike


April 19th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Parents and students of state-run as well as private schools Sunday evening protested outside the official residence of Delhi Lieutenant-Governor Tejendra Khanna the poor quality education of ... Read more...

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Employment programmes conducted for women in Punjab


March 14th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Avtar Gill Khiyovali Village (Mukhtasar), Mar 14 (ANI): Women of Punjab are trying their hand at self-employment programmes. The Government of India with the help of North India Technical Consultancy Organisation (NITCON) ... Read more...

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Colourful parade, cultural pageantry at Bangalore’s R-Day celebrations


January 26th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 26 (IANS) Braving the January chill, thousands of Bangaloreans thronged Field Marshal Manekshaw parade ground here Monday morning to see hundreds of children and youngsters presenting colourful programmes to mark ... Read more...

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Parents warned against posting kids” holiday pics online to avoid child porn collection


January 5th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 5 (ANI): Parents are being warned not to put holiday photographs of their kids on the Internet because they could end up in collections of child abuse images.Lee Chisholm, ... Read more...

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Allen Solly launches kid’s wear collection


November 12th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) After tapping both the men's and women's wear markets, fashion brand Allen Solly has now launched its kids' wear collection to take advantage of the huge growth ... Read more...

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Black Saturday haunts sellers, buyers at Sarojini Nagar (Three years after pre-Diwali blasts)


October 26th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Prem Goyal sat in his shop watching the feeble crowd at the Sarojini Nagar market in south Delhi. Three years after a bomb ripped through the area ... Read more...

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