Srinagar, May 7 (IANS) Shah Faesal, the first Kashmiri to top the prestigious civil services examination, arrived here Friday to a hero's welcome from family, friends and well-wishers and declared that he had decided to join the IAS when his father was killed by gunmen.
'I had decided that very moment
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Ukraine has set up an office in New Delhi to assist Indian students in taking admission in its educational institutions.
Proactive Group, a member of International Chamber of Commerce and partner of 30 leading Ukrainian universities, has been instituted by the ministry of education and science
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar is going to Swaziland to attend the executive committee meetings of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) from May 8 to 13, officials said Friday.
She will also meet Swaziland's king, who is the executive head of the southern African nation which
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Delhi University officials will Monday interact with teachers of state government schools in order to make them more familiar with the admission process in the varsity so that they can advise their students accordingly.
According to an official of the varsity, the initiative was taken on
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) A telephonic conversation between Indian Foreign Minister S.M. Krishna and his Pakistani counterpart slated for Friday has been deferred as Shah Mehmood Qureshi is busy with other engagements, sources said.
Krishna told the Rajya Sabha Thursday that he will be talking to 'his counterpart in Pakistan
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die Friday at the end of the budget session of parliament that started on February 22.
Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari adjourned the house sine die after the members, including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Leader of Opposition Arun Jaitley
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Shah Faesal, the first Kashmiri ever to top the Civil Services Examination, reached Srinagar Thursday to be with his family.
Besides family members, local people in large numbers and media contingents were waiting for him at the airport.
Faesal attained the first rank in the Civil Services
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The central government has decided to restore the MPs' quota for admission of students in Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs). Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal has, however, surrendered his share to recommend students for admission.
'In light of the sentiments expressed, we have decided to restore (the