Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar is not happy with the current education system and feels that the race to join prestigious institutions has left the students as "slaves" to the coaching centres.
While declaring his concern for the decline in teaching standards, Javadekar blamed the rising dependence on coaching centers which only train the students to get admission into IITs and top-level educational institutions.
The minister reached to launch the second edition of Smart...
Veteran actor, Rishi Kapoor is one of the few actors in Bollywood who has worked in some note-worthy films while giving memorable roles to Hindi film fraternity and is about to play another one in his upcoming film 'Mulk'.
The 65-year-old actor shared the first look of himself for his upcoming social thriller directed by Anubhav Sinha. While sharing the look with his fans, Rishi wrote, "For all my fans, my first look of the film Mulk."
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The experience of visiting Pakistan has always been bitter-sweet for cricket teams of other countries. In case of Sri Lanka, their last experience was mostly bitter due to the incident that happened in 2009, which also marked their last Pakistan visit until now.
On their trip to Lahore in 2009, the bus in which Sri Lankan cricket team was travelling got attacked with guns and grenades, following which the team has refrained from playing any international tournament in Pakistan.
After 8 years since...
By means of Aadhaar cards, employers have been able to reduce the week-long process for the verification of potential employees down to less than 15 minutes, a move which saves valuable time and manpower which was earlier required to individually verify each employee. Aadhaar verification has also made the process paperless, as potential employees are not required to submit documents such as those for proof of residence.
One of India's largest private sector employers, contract staffing firm 'Quess'...
US President Donald Trump’s promise to bring down the cost of prescription drugs and let other countries pay more for these medicines has possible implications for India.
At a White House meeting, Trump reportedly told members of his cabinet that the prices of prescription drugs in the US have gone through the roof. “If you look at the same drug by the same exact company made in the same exact box and sold some place else sometimes it’s a fraction of what we pay in this country,” Trump...
The ‘festival of lights’ Diwali has already begun! The day holds a special significance in the lives of Indians. This festival holds high tradition and is celebrated by spreading lights and love. The day is celebrated with zest and zeal all over.
Everyone blings in the colours of festival, gets new dresses, fine jewellery, exchange gifts and sweets. The day is celebrated across the country in several ways and celebrations stretch for 5-6 days.
Ahead of festival people clean homes, make sweets,...
[caption id="attachment_226491" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Amidst the Yadav family feud, Uttar Pradesh Samajwadi Party President Shivpal Yadav has commented on his nephew Akhilesh Yadav, saying that a Chief Minister should not be arrogant.[/caption]
Amidst the Yadav family feud, Uttar Pradesh Samajwadi Party President Shivpal Yadav has commented on his nephew Akhilesh Yadav, saying that a Chief Minister should not be arrogant.
Akhilesh Yadav, on Friday, restored all the portfolios that were withdrawn from Shivpal earlier this week.
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“I have seen many chief ministers in the state. Most turn arrogant and develop a massive ego. I have learnt a lot from Netaji (Mulayam). Akhilesh too should learn from him and me as well. Akhilesh needs more experience,” says Shivpal.
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Shivpal had earlier resigned from his position as party chief and as minister earlier as a feud erupted when he replaced Akhilesh as party chief.
“The responsibility given to me is huge. I need to work harder as elections are near,” he said after being reinstated as party chief.
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When asked about Akhilesh’s demand for authority to take a call on ticket distribution, Shivpal said, “How elections are fought are the prerogative of the party chief and Netaji (Mulayam) will decide on ticket distribution”.
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When inquired about Amar Singh's role in the Yadav clan unrest, he said, “Amar Singh can never cause any harm to our family. Outsiders are with Netaji and also with Akhilesh. There are some ministers in his cabinet who are outsiders and do no work."
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Shivpal further added that he supports Akhilesh's position as Chief Minister, even if the ruling party returns after 2017 UP Assembly elections.
Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav will deliver a final call to put all questions to rest on Saturday.