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SAARC welcomes declaration of July 15 as World Youth Skills Day Nov 27, 9:12 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): Emphasizing on the need for adopting appropriate national policies and programmes for utilizing the youth force and their skills for economic and social development, the SAARC leaders welcomed declaration of July 15 as the World Youth Skills Day at the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly.
SAARC calls for strengthening organizational processes Nov 27, 9:12 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): The SAARC leaders called for strengthening organizational processes by enhancing the visibility and stature of the organization in the international forum, by forging common positions on issues of mutual interest and seeking group recognition in various multilateral institutions.
China drafts first ever domestic violence law Nov 27, 5:23 pm
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): China has drafted its first national law against domestic violence.
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): Toys from Disney's mega-hit 'Frozen' have dethroned Barbie by claiming the top spot among girls on the National Retail Federation's 2014 Holiday Top Toys Survey.
Karachi, Nov 27 (ANI): Pakistan's National Cricket Academy head coach Mohammad Akram has said that Loughborough University has endorsed banned ace spinner Saeed Ajmal on his off-spinners and faster balls but his 'doosra' delivery remains an issue.
Dubai, Nov 27 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has offered its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Australia batsman Phillip Hughes who passed away on Thursday following an injury he suffered during a first-class match at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): A cheque for Rs. 48,90,000 was presented to Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar by Director General Defence Estates (DGDE) Ravi Kant Chopra here today as the contribution of the Defence Estates Organisation to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund.
EU wants `right to be forgotten` ruling to be applied worldwide Nov 27, 1:14 pm
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): The body representing the European Union's 28 national privacy regulators has said that it wants the regions' "right to be forgotten" ruling to be applied worldwide, a report said.
M.M. Ansari calls for better relations between HRD, UGC Nov 27, 12:40 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): University Grants Commission (UGC) member M.M. Ansari on Thursday called for better relations between the Human Resource and Development (HRD) Ministry and national bodies and universities.
New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): Twenty-two companies were recently presented with national awards for excellence in cost management.
Vehicles older than 15 years not to ply in Delhi: NGT Nov 27, 8:57 am
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has passed the order that all the petrol and diesel vehicles older than 15 years would not be permitted to ply on the national capital's road.
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Boxing India President Sandeep Jajodia on Wednesday said that he had requested the International Boxing Association (AIBA) to be lenient with suspended pugilist Sarita Devi.
Emraan Hashmi prefers auto rickshaws for short trips in Mumbai Nov 26, 5:40 pm
New Delhi, Nov 26 (ANI): Emraan Hashmi, who was recently spotted promoting his upcoming flick 'Ungli' in the national capital, has said that he prefers travelling in auto rickshaws for short trips in Mumbai.
Sonowal to request AIBA to be lenient on Sarita Devi Nov 26, 5:40 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Sports and Youth Affairs Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that he would request the International Boxing Association (AIBA) to be lenient on pugilist Sarita Devi.
Deepen private sector involvement in education: Mukherjee Nov 26, 5:01 pm
Pune, Nov. 26 (ANI): Presiding over the 11th Convocation of Symbiosis International University here on Wednesday, President Pranab Mukherjee called for a sweeping up-gradation of India's higher education sector with the help of deeper private sector involvement.
Kathmandu, Nov. 26 (ANI): Asserting that a prosperous SAARC needs the strong foundation of a secure South Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday urged all participating nations to work together to combat terrorism and trans-national crimes.
Usha International launches Silai School Programme in Bhutan Nov 26, 2:08 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov.26 (ANI): Usha International ltd, one of India's leading household consumer durables company, today announced the launch of the Usha Silai School Programme in Bhutan in association with Tarayana Foundation, a non-profit organization working towards improving the quality of the lives of vulnerable individuals and communities in Bhutan.
Afghanistan: Donors should act to protect rights gains Nov 26, 1:33 pm
London, Nov.26 (ANI): Afghanistan's foreign donors should press the new Afghan government to address the country's persistent human rights problems at a major upcoming international donor conference, Human Rights Watch said today in letters to representatives of more than a dozen donor countries.
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): As Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government completed six months in office, Congress leader Kamal Nath slammed the Centre for making false promises to the people of this country.
Beijing, Nov 25 (ANI): The International Renewable Energy Agency has said that China has the potential to become the world's largest renewable energy market by 2030 provided it succeeds in doubling the ratio of renewable sources like solar and wind energy.
Sushma dubs meeting with Aziz 'a courtesy call' Nov 25, 2:32 pm
Kathmandu, Nov. 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that her meeting with Pakistan National Security Adviser Sartaj Aziz on the sidelines of the ongoing SAARC Summit in Kathmandu was a courtesy interaction.
Karachi, Nov 25 (ANI): Australian High Commissioner Peter Heyward has said that his country would send their top women and army cricketers by next year to Pakistan in a bid to revive international cricket in the Asian nation.
Muralitharan urges ICC to 'define' chucking for spinners, pacers before judging legality Nov 25, 12:12 pm
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Sri Lankan spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan has urged the International Cricket Council (ICC) to define 'chucking' in cricket and do it quickly.
High level delegation of NHRC to visit Chandigarh Nov 24, 9:27 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 24 (ANI): A high level delegation of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), led by Chairperson Justice K.G. Balakrishnan, comprising Members, Justice Cyriac Joseph, Justice D. Murugesan, S.C. Sinha and senior officers will be visiting Chandigarh in connection with the Commission's Open Hearing and Camp Sitting being held at UT State Guest House in Chandigarh from the November 26 to 28.
New Delhi, Nov. 24 (ANI): A major new research centre to tackle the impact of musculoskeletal disorders on people's ability to work has been announced by two leading medical research bodies.
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