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  • WB govt plans to fund cultural activities at state-run varsities

    WB govt plans to fund cultural activities at state-run varsities

    The West Bengal government plans to fund cultural activities of state-run universities as part of its efforts to keep Bengal's heritage alive, Education minister Partha Chatterjee has said. This will be a part of the government's commitment to help the......

    January 18, 2018
  • MP government announces one-year course on astrology, vaastu

    MP government announces one-year course on astrology, vaastu

    The Madhya Pradesh government has started a one-year course on astrology and 'vaastu', "studies which impact even climate change", state Education Minister Vijay Shah said here on Tuesday. The course will also include study to becoming a priest (purohit vidya)......

    November 29, 2017
  • Kejriwal-LG fight intensifies

    Kejriwal-LG fight intensifies

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday accused Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal of "disrupting an elected government". "Isn't LG disrupting an elected government by encouraging officers not to show files to Ministers? "Why are files related to teachers being hidden......

    November 15, 2017
  • Mumbai airport main runway shut due to heavy rains

    Mumbai airport main runway shut due to heavy rains

    The Mumbai Airport's main runway failed to open at 2 p.m. on Wednesday as work on towing out a stranded private airlines aircraft continued amid heavy rains, low visibility and strong winds, officials said here. An Air India technical team......

    September 20, 2017
  • Bengal opposes UGC circular on viewing PM Modi's Sept 11 speech

    Bengal opposes UGC circular on viewing PM Modi's Sept 11 speech

    The West Bengal government on Friday said it will not direct state-run varsities to follow through with the University Grants Commission (UGC) circular on viewing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address on September 11. The circular asked all the vice chancellors......

    September 8, 2017