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Yearly Archives: 2015

Top 10 TV series showcasing Indian culture

By Roshni Chakrabarty Indian Television was not always dominated by saans-bahu serials which have the most popularity today. During a time when Doordarshan had the monopoly...

Education reform: students to be screened in class 5 and 8

New Delhi: A ministerial panel on education has recommended alterations to the current no-detention policy introduced by the UPA government in 2010, under the...

Modi: Congress must make New Year resolution to not disrupt parliament

New Delhi: After yet another parliament session that saw demonstrations and disruptions, the Prime Minister today blamed the Congress party for derailment. Speaking at a...

Nepal PM apprises Modi of politics in the country

New Delhi: Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the political developments in the Himalayan nation, on a telephonic conversation held...

How the British trampled the tribal Indians

The British first encountered tribal communities in the hilly regions of the Malabar situated between the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea. Like with...

Delhi government ex-principal secretary sued for bribery

New Delhi: Delhi government's ex-principal secretary Sanjay Pratap Singh has been accused of accumulating disproportionate assets worth Rs 6.14 crore. The CBI filed a case...

Pakistan bureaucracy is largely inefficient says media

Islamabad: A daily noted that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi cut down his cabinet to streamline decision making whereas Pakistan's bureaucracy is bloated, over...

Congress issues notice to Amit Jogi, seeks Raman Singh’s resignation

New Delhi:  The Congress on Wednesday issued a notice to Amit Jogi, son of party leader Ajit Jogi, over reported purported conversations that suggested...

Next Generation of Antitrust Scholars Conference 2016

New Delhi: American Bar association and the New York University (NYU) nominated an assistant professor at Haryana's Jindal Global Law School. The professor has been...

Two separatist militants including a Pakistani killed in Kashmir encounter

Srinagar: Two separatist militants were killed in an overnight gunfight between holed up militants and security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama on Thursday. "Two militants...

Importance of tribal languages and their preservation

By Harshmeet Singh Ask 10 Indians why they are proud of India and at least eight of them would say ‘because of its diversity.’ India is...

Infighting in Samajwadi Party?

Lucknow: Is all well in Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party? While officially, party leaders scoff at reports of "naraazgi" (anger) between Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav...

Animation struggles in India: Top 10 Indian cartoon series

By Roshni Chakrabarty The children’s animation industry in India has long been dominated by foreign characters of international fame. Local successes are very few and...

AAP keeps bowling bouncers at Arun Jaitley over DDCA issue

New Delhi: Aam Admi Party today opened another front against Arun Jaitley in the DDCA corruption issue with party leader Ashutosh alleging that the...

Government approves smart cities MoU with Bloomberg Philanthropies

New Delhi: Union Cabinet today approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the ministry of urban development and Bloomberg Philanthropies to...

IOC’s LPG tankers to ply to Tripura via Bangladesh

Agartala: Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) will carry LPG bulk tankers through Bangladesh for its proposed new bottling plant in Tripura, a minister said today. "For...

Learn English to get a job, lament Indian youths

The story of Gagan is no different from that of millions of Indians whose craving for making a successful career was trampled under the...

Mufti Muhammad Sayeed admitted in ICU

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed has been admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) in AIIMS after his condition...

Separatist leader Masrat Alam rearrested after release in J&K

Jammu: Separatist leader Masrat Alam was re-arrested outside Kot Bhalwal Jail late Tuesday evening after he was released on the Jammu and Kashmir High...

Toxicity reduces if drugs are delivered as liquid salt through skin

New York: Researchers say that formulating drugs as liquid salts may provide a safe and efficient strategy for topical delivery of drugs that cause skin...

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