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16 January, 2019 9:19 AM "People Who Are Less Educated Have More Children": Sushil Modi

Government should educate more people to control the population of the country as "less educated people have more children", claimed Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday. "Shiksha har samasya ka samadhaan hai. Agar parivaar ki sankhya ghatana hai to shikshit kar dijiye. Koi parivar niyojan ki zaroorat nahi hai (Education is the solution 141

16 January, 2019 9:14 AM IISc Bangalore, 3 IITs In Top 50 Of Times Emerging Economies University Rankings

The Times rankings, in which Chinese universities are leading the table, also features three Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in top 50. Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore is placed on 14th position of the latest Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings 2019. The ranking, in which Chinese universities are leading 168

15 January, 2019 5:00 PM Press conferences by ministers, senior leaders across country for next 4 days: BJP

The BJP announced on Tuesday that its senior central government ministers, chief ministers and other prominent leaders would be holding press conferences at around 50 places across the country for the next four days. "Through press conferences, the messages given by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and party's national president Amit Shah during the National 77

15 January, 2019 3:30 AM "Felt I Was Reborn," Says Saudi Teen Refugee After Coming To Canada

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun's case has drawn global attention to Saudi Arabia's strict social rules, including a requirement that women have the permission of a male "guardian" in order to travel Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun plans to pursue an education, get a job and "live a normal life" in Canada - things she said she could not do in her home of Saudi Arabia 149

14 January, 2019 7:07 AM Netflix Appears to Have Silently Enabled HDR Support for Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Smartphones

Netflix may have silently enabled HDR support for the Google Pixel 3 and the Pixel 3 XL. These smartphones have HDR displays and are capable of HDR playback. However, Netflix did not offer HDR support for these devices until now. A few other popular devices that have HDR support of the Netflix app are Huawei Mate 20, LG V40, LG G7, Samsung Galaxy S9, and Samsung 102

12 January, 2019 4:37 PM Sushma Swaraj meets Uzbekistan FM Abdulaziz Kamilov; to attend India-Central Asia Dialogue

Swaraj arrived in the ancient city of Samarkand on Saturday on a two-day visit to Uzbekistan to attend the first India-Central Asia Dialogue. Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held talks with Uzbekistan Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov and discussed measures for stepping up bilateral cooperation in a number of areas, including 98

11 January, 2019 5:02 PM Guinness World Record With Longest Line Of Sanitary Napkins Set In Bengaluru

500 people at the 62nd All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology took seven and a half hours to lay out 10,105 sanitary pads in a line 3,537 feet long. Participants at a medical congress in Bengaluru have set a new Guinness World Record for the longest line of sanitary pads, in a move aimed at promoting menstrual hygiene. Five hundred people at the 62nd All India 61

10 January, 2019 11:05 AM Bill for 10% reservation for poor in general category challenged in Supreme Court

New Delhi: A plea challenging the bill to provide 10 per cent reservation to general category poor in jobs and education was Thursday filed in the Supreme Court. The petition, filed by Youth For Equality organisation and Kaushal Kant Mishra, sought the quashing of the bill saying that the economic criterion cannot be the sole basis for reservation. The plea said the bill violates 38

10 January, 2019 9:21 AM Winter Session of Parliament: Productivity of Rajya Sabha at 18%, Lok Sabha at 46%

Productivity of the session was the third-lowest in the 16th Lok Sabha The Winter Session of Parliament ended on January 9 shortly after the Rajya Sabha passed The Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019. The Upper House had been extended by a day to help pass the constitutional amendment bill. The Lok Sabha ended on January 8, after clearing the same bill. According 54

10 January, 2019 8:00 AM No plans to make Hindi compulsory: Prakash Javadekar

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday countered media reports on the government`s intention of making Hindi compulsory. He said that no language is being given a compulsory status in the new National Education Policy (NEP). Taking to Twitter, Javadekar clarified that the concerned committee has not recommended making 59