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Facebook reveals new software development kit for Parse  Mar 26, 4:30 pm
Washington, Mar. 26 (ANI): Facebook announced at its F8 developer conference, that it is introducing a new software development kit for Parse, a company it acquired in 2013, that provides cloud backend for app developers.
Venkaiah Naidu favours a share of GST revenue for urban local bodies   Mar 26, 7:45 am
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): Minister of Urban Development M.Venkaiah Naidu has favoured a share of GST (Goods and Services Tax) revenue for the municipalities across the country to ensure predictable and guaranteed flow of funds to enable them take up urban reconstruction initiatives.
India's first National Skill Development University to open in Chhattisgarh  Mar 25, 9:37 am
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy has announced that India's first National Skill Development University will open in Raipur.
Japanese firms intend to improve social life in ASEAN, India  Mar 24, 2:36 pm
Yangon, (Myanmar) / Bengaluru, Mar. 24 (ANI): Myanmar has been enjoying dramatic economic development since its democratization in 2011; therefore the construction of roads and railways, as well as logistics and infrastructures, is urgently required.
Now, artificial sweetener to offer cure for aggressive cancers  Mar 24, 1:31 pm
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Artificial sweetener can do more than just sweeten your foods, as a new study has found that the popular sugar substitute may lead to the development of drugs capable of combating aggressive cancers, with fewer side effects.
Maharashtra Health Minister draws flak for advocating 'psychological treatment' for LGBT community  Mar 24, 11:32 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The opposition on Tuesday strongly condemned Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant's statement advocating 'psychological treatment' for the LGBT community, urging him to direct his time and energy towards the development of the state rather than creating unnecessary controversies.
Musharraf whips supporters up seeing 'major political role' for his party in Pak's future  Mar 24, 11:03 am
Karachi, March 24 (ANI): Former military strongman General (retired) Pervez Musharraf has urged his supporters to make his party, the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), more active at all levels, hinting at a "major political development" in the country in the coming days.
PM Modi extends support to Cuba for greater cooperation (update)  Mar 23, 7:07 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday received Cuba Vice-President Miguel Diaz-Canel and expressed support for greater cooperation, including in the areas of trade and investment, health, biotechnology, renewable energy, sports and human resource development between the two countries.
Pakistan keen to settle all issues with India, including Kashmir through dialogue, says envoy on National Day  Mar 23, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI): Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Monday said that his country is keen to settle all issues with India, including the disputed issue of Jammu and Kashmir through dialogue, and underlined the importance of both countries working together for both peace and development.
Govt. committed to ensure e-flow of Yamuna, says Uma Bharti   Mar 21, 7:08 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 21 (ANI): Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti has said that an inter-ministerial committee constituted under the chairmanship of the Additional Secretary of her ministry to suggest measures to tackle pollution in Yamuna and to ensure e-flow of the river will submit its interim report within a week.
Irani, states discuss new education policy  Mar 21, 5:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 21 (ANI): The Ministry of Human Resource Development on Saturday organised a meeting of state education ministers and state school and higher education secretaries here.
For the farmers, by the farmers: School in Jharkhand  Mar 21, 10:18 am
Ranchi, Mar. 21 (ANI) As the morning mist clears in Jharkhand's Dublabeda village, a group of about 20 farmers gather on the concrete road outside the village. They arrange themselves in two rows with a chair and a blackboard placed in the center.
Indian, Japanese students work on skill development project to know culture, tradition  Mar 21, 8:56 am
Bodh Gaya (Bihar), Mar. 21 (ANI): A team from Japan, including a teacher and a few students, are working on a skill development programme to inculcate creativity and develop technical skills among students.
Bihar cheating case: Incident will adversely affect students' ability, says Rudy  Mar 20, 4:36 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Friday termed the recent unearthing of mass incidents of cheating in the Class 10 Board examinations in Bihar as 'unfortunate', adding that such behavior will have an adverse impact on the learning ability of the students.
Rudy looks forward to Mines and Minerals Bill passing in Lok Sabha  Mar 20, 4:30 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Friday welcomed the passing of the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill in the Rajya Sabha, adding that he hopes that the Lok Sabha would do the same.
Passage of Mines Bill in RS 'a big achievement': BJP  Mar 20, 2:44 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday welcomed the move to pass the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill in the Rajya Sabha, saying nobody has the right to loot mines and minerals.
Mines Bill passed in Rajya Sabha  Mar 20, 1:19 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill.
IAS officer's death case: Siddaramaiah briefs Governor, says 'investigation on'  Mar 20, 1:19 pm
Bengaluru, Mar. 20 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who is under sharp criticism from various quarters for not handing over the death case of IAS officer D.K. Ravi to the CBI, met Governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala here on Friday and briefed him about the latest developments.
Northeast region projected as business, investment hub  Mar 19, 7:02 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): A wide range of issues pertaining to development, connectivity and investment figured prominently during the 10th Northeast Business Summit.
Germany to give a billion euro loan to India for strengthening power infrastructure  Mar 19, 3:38 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Coal, Power and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal has said that a development bank owned by the German government, the Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau (KfW), has agreed to provide a concessional loan of a billion euros over the next six years to augment and strengthen the nation's renewable power transmission infrastructure.
HRD Ministry subordinate engaged actively in promotion of Hindi  Mar 19, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, Mar.19 (ANI): The Central Hindi Directorate, a subordinate organisation of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has been engaged in propagation of Hindi in non-Hindi speaking states by implementing various schemes.
Centre has approved construction of 2160 more girls hostels across nation  Mar 19, 12:11 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has, in a written reply to a Lok Sabha question, revealed that the Centre plans to build 2160 more hostels for girls across the country.
IIT-Bombay Board of Governors chairman quits after 'tiff' with HRD Ministry  Mar 18, 10:15 am
New Delhi, Mar. 18 (ANI): Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) Board of Governors chairman and nuclear scientist Anil Kakodkar has resigned from his post after a reported 'disagreement' with the Ministry of Human Resource Development.
National level expo held to promote handloom sector in Assam  Mar 18, 8:16 am
Guwahati, MAR. 18 (ANI): Guwahati recently hosted a 10-day long 'National Handloom Expo' at Chandmari playground under the aegis of Handloom development Commission, Government of India.
'If Yadavs and Gujjars can get reservations, why not Jats': Birender Singh  Mar 17, 12:55 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Union Minister for Rural Development and Jat leader Chaudhary Birender Singh on Tuesday expressed his dissatisfaction over a Supreme Court ruling which struck down an earlier decision that grouped the community among Other Backward Classes (OBCs).