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India a tough trade negotiator, says Trump

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday explained India as “very good negotiators” as he celebrated Diwali in the White House along with top Indian-Americans and said he is “grateful” for his friendship with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “The United States has deep ties to the nation of India and I am grateful for my relationship …

tata Trusts, Social Alpha launch programme for entrepreneurs

The Tata Trusts and Social Alpha announced the starting up of the Social Alpha Entrepreneurs for Impact (E4i) programme, a 12-month fellowship programme, on Tuesday. E4i is designed to bring together entrepreneurs and innovators, and foster collaboration among the top educational, technical and philanthropic institutions. The programme looks to accomplish the lab-to-market journey by enabling …

Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme, Government of Bihar

The Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme was introduced in 2009-10 as part of the National Social Assistance Programme to provide financial assistance to widows. Eligibility Widows between 40-59 years of age belonging to below poverty line (BPL) families are eligible for advantages under this Scheme. Benefits The benefits under the Scheme include a monthly …

The government has prepared a time-bound programme for distribution of high-quality smartphones free of cost to people under the 'Sanchar Kranti Yojana(SKY)'

Under a government scheme, free smartphones will be given to women and students. The phone will have an application by which beneficiaries will be able to access information about several public welfare programmes and also enjoy a host of other benefits. The government has prepared a time-bound programme for distribution of high-quality smartphones free of …

Government Scheme To Provide Free Coaching To SC, ST Job Aspirants; Check Details Here

Job aspirants belonging to SC/ ST reservation category now will be given free coaching in General English, General Awareness, Typing and Shorthand for preparing themselves for competitive examinations. The scheme will also impart one year ‘O’ level computer training and one year ‘O’ level computer hardware maintenance training through National Institute of Electronics and Information …

State Merit Scholarships in IIT Entrance examination Financial assistance, Bihar

Bihar state post matric scholarships will be available soon for reserved category students i.e. SC/ST/OBC who have finished their class 10. Bihar State Post Matric Scholarship is provided for the higher education of students belonging to these categories who have merit scores in Class 10th examination. The students applying for Bihar State Post Matric scholarships …

Scheme of Financial Assistance for Children with Special Needs, Goa

The government of Goa has come up with a new project to educate children of special needs. Objective: The major objective of this scheme was to improve the educational opportunities for children with special needs by way of providing financial assistance. This scheme was formulated to create children with disabilities independent so that they do …

VIDYA scheme for unmarried girl students of Class 6th standard

VIDYA scheme launched for unmarried girl students of Class 6th standard for continuing school education. The scheme states an initial deposit of Rs 5000/ only in their account to be drawn with interest after passing class 12th standard. The initial deposit has been increased to Rs. 10000/- from the current year Objective To enhance the girl’s …

CBI corruption caseSupreme Court to hear CVC's version of its preliminary inquiry against Agency chief Alok Verma tomorrow

The Supreme Cout will hear the version of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), which was directed to finish its preliminary inquiry against CBI Director Alok Verma. The hearing comes two days after Verma, came before the CVC panel headed by KV Chowdhary and refuted allegations leveled against him by CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana. Verma’s …

Scientists are utilizing gold nanoparticles

Scientists are utilizing gold nanoparticles that act as tumor-seeking missiles to target prostate cancer, in a first-of-its-kind clinical trial. The nanoparticles or nanoshells are created of small layers of silica glass formed into a sphere and wrapped in a thin layer of gold. The shells seek out and saturate cancerous cells, and their advanced vibrational …

15 newborns die in Assam hospital in 6 days, probe ordered

At least 15 newborns have died at Jorhat Medical College and Hospital (JMCH) in upper Assam between November 1 and 6, prompting the state health department to rush a team to investigate the issue, officials said Friday. The hospital authorities have also formed a committee to seek into the matter, they said. As per the …

National Education Day being observed today to mark Maulana AbulKalam Azad's birth anniversary

November 11 is the National Education Day. The day is observed each year on November 11 to commemorate the birth anniversary of first Union Minister of Education Maulana AbulKalam Azad. In 2008, the Union HRD Ministry had said November 11 as National Education Day, since then it is being celebrated as the National Education Day, without declaring …