Keyword Results for   'youth'  
Sports Ministry revises monetary awards for international medallists   Jan 29, 2:51 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 29 (ANI): The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Thursday revised the Scheme of Special Awards to medal winners and their coaches in international events by enhancing the prize money.
Agartala army recruitment camp sees huge turnout  Jan 28, 2:14 pm
Agartala, Jan. 28 (ANI): In a break from earlier norms, a recent army recruitment camp held in Agartala saw huge a turnout, with large numbers of youth showing interest in joining the armed forces.
Helping the disabled, is travel on the road less traveled  Jan 28, 11:47 am
New Delhi January 28 (ANI) Gandhiji believed in creating from among the youth a cadre of inspiring and competent role models. These change agents, he believed, would have the courage of conviction to trigger the process of building a healthy nation.
Rodgers claims 'youthful' Kop squad will come 'of age' to challenge PL title next season   Jan 23, 5:09 pm
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Liverpool football team manager Brendan Rodgers has said that he believes his youthful squad would come of age next season to deliver another Premier League title challenge.
Lack of livelihood opportunities at the border  Jan 23, 1:01 pm
Poonch, Jan. 23 (ANI): 2014 has been a year of political transition for India and its people who voted in large numbers, hoping for change. Every political party included employment for youth in its agenda. The current Government had made promises to tackle the menace of unemployment and launched the "Make in India" campaign soon after taking over, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiling this ambitious campaign on September 25 last year.
Empowerment of youth, strategic vision is India's need: Panelists  Jan 22, 2:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan.22 (ANI): Panelists taking part in a "Dialogue on Defence" here, said that if India is to acquire the status of a global power in the near future and nix threat perceptions to it before they become unmanageable, it should work towards creating a strategic vision, empower the youth and channelize their energies in a positive direction.
ILO warns 212 mln people across globe will be jobless by 2019  Jan 20, 5:07 pm
London, Jan 20 (ANI): As the global jobs market continues to decline in the coming years, rising income inequality and high youth unemployment rate will lead to more social unrest, a report said.
Rajnath calls for youth to make India a 'superpower'  Jan 19, 2:51 pm
Lucknow, Jan. 19 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday called for the youth to transform India into an economic superpower, encouraging them towards nation building.
Ellen DeGeneres responds to 'gay agenda' accusations with humour  Jan 15, 1:11 pm
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Ellen DeGeneres has hit back against a Christian Post contributor, who alleged that gay celebrities like her are guilty of pushing a "gay agenda" on America's youth, with humor.
LGBT community hopes for apology from Goa Minister  Jan 13, 1:11 pm
Bengaluru, Jan. 13 (ANI): The Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community is hoping that Goa's Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Ramesh Tawadkar apologises for his controversial statement.
PIB launches webpage on Swami Vivekananda  Jan 13, 9:57 am
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): The Press Information Bureau has launched a webpage to mark the 152nd Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, which is also celebrated as National Youth Day.
Goa Minister Tawadkar's statement unfortunate: LGBT rights activist  Jan 13, 9:17 am
New Delhi, Jan. 13 (ANI): The Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) rights activist Anand Grover on Monday said that the statement made by Goa Sports Minister Ramesh Tawadkar to set up centres to make LGBT youth 'normal' is unfortunate.
No place for violence in democracy, says Rajnath  Jan 12, 1:52 pm
Guwahati, Jan. 12 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that there is no place for violence in democracy, calling upon the youth to wipe out bloodshed from the country.
PM Modi pays tribute to personal inspiration Swami Vivekananda on National Youth Day  Jan 12, 9:30 am
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that no stone should be left unturned to involve and integrate the youth of India in the nation's progress and development.
Youth ambassadors deliberate on vital issues at AMIMUN conference  Jan 11, 2:20 pm
Noida, Jan. 11 (ANI): Over 100 participants from Dubai, Germany, United States of America, Thailand, Indonesia, Gabon and India are participating in the Amity International Model United Nations 2015 (AMIMUN) conference.
Meet the man who got record breaking 4,500 piercings in 8 hours for charity  Jan 9, 4:55 pm
London, Jan 9 (ANI): A man has broken the world record for the most piercings in one sitting when he underwent 4,500 piercings in 8 hours for a charity.
Guwahati to host National Youth Festival from today  Jan 8, 9:06 am
Guwahati, Jan. 8 (ANI): Assam capital Guwahti will play host to the 9th National Youth Festival from today.
Protest against Hafiz Saeed in Vadodara   Jan 7, 9:31 am
Vadodara, Dec 08 (ANI): A youth organisation staged protest in Vadodara against Mumbai attacks mastermind and Islamist Hafiz Saeed after he threatened Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Jammu and Kashmir.
Amity Varsity hosts North Zone Inter University Tennis (Women) Tournament  Jan 7, 8:58 am
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), Jan.7 (ANI): With an aim to promote sports among youth, Noida-based Amity University has organized a five-day-long North Zone Inter University Tennis Tournament for women in collaboration with the Association of Indian Universities.
K@W High School announces summer program for Indian students  Jan 6, 7:23 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 6 (ANI): Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS), part of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, one of the top 10 ranking universities in the U.S. and among the eight most prestigious Ivy League schools, is launching an innovative summer program called the KWHS Global Young Leaders Academy for high school students from India and other countries.
Anzhi youth player Gasan Magomedov shot dead in car in Dagestan  Jan 5, 12:50 pm
Washington, Jan 05 (ANI): Gasan Magomedov, a 20-year-old footballer who played for Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala, has reportedly been shot dead near his home in Russia's North Caucasus in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Will explore all possibilities to recommend Saina's name for Padma Bhushan: Sonawal  Jan 4, 8:10 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 4 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonawal on Sunday said that he will explore all possibilities to recommend Saina Nehwal's name for the Padma Bhushan, after the badminton ace was snubbed for the prestigious award.
'Digital connectivity should become a basic right': PM Modi  Jan 3, 12:55 pm
Mumbai, Jan. 3 (ANI): Asserting that digital connectivity should become as much a basic right as access to school, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the internet must be used to bring the best scientists in direct contact with children and youth.
Naqvi urges MPs not to denigrate Parliament  Dec 30, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Stating that parliamentary democracy is the custodian of basic constitutional rights of the people, Minister of State for Parliamentary and Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday urged the elected representatives of the people not to denigrate the Parliament by their words and deeds.
Chrysanthemum exhibition held in Agartala to encourage youth to take up floriculture as a career option  Dec 29, 12:10 pm
Agartala (Tripura), Dec. 29 (ANI): Flower lovers thronged the Vivekananda Park in Agartala to witness the annual colourful winter Chrysanthemum Exhibition-cum-Competition.