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Facebook drive brings in rain gear for poor kids

July 6th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 6 (IANS) The severe monsoon of Goa will now not hold back over 200 children from poor families from attending school.Thanks to a civil society initiative, the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Well-off children also becoming solvent addicts: NGO

November 14th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) The menace of solvent addiction - which was once termed as the addiction of children living on platforms and pavements - is slowly creeping into ... Read more...

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Body-builder making Manipur proud

January 14th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Jan 14 (ANI): Manipur, which has produced many world-class sportspersons like Mary Kom, Sandhya Rani and Renubala Chanu, has added yet another feather to its cap in the form of 2010 ... Read more...

Posted in National |

How moderate Lahore campus is fast falling prey to Talibanisation

April 21st, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.21 (ANI): The Lahore campus of the University of the Punjab, which was once known for its top grade academics and was even compared with the world's best study ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

President advocates special fund for higher education to poor children

February 25th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Wednesday advocated creation of a special revolving fund to help underprivileged children get higher studies and called for an inclusive approach to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Indian American Murli Yadathi donates Rs.10 mn to NGO

July 5th, 2008 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) Indian American Murli Yadathi and his wife have donated Rs.10 million for a modern educational campus of the CAP Foundation in Andhra Pradesh that opened its door Friday. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |