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13 September, 2017 12:53 PM Madhya Pradesh: Congress slams Vijay Shah for trying to replace Yes Sir with 'Jai Hind' during school roll-call

The Madhya Pradesh Congress has slammed Education Minister Vijay Shah for replacing Yes Sir or Present Sir as answers to the morning roll call in government school across the state with Jai Hind. "Jai Hind is a slogan that is raised by every student after reciting the national anthem or the national song whatever the case may be in the morning assembly 87

13 September, 2017 6:44 AM MP govt directs students in Satna's schools to answer roll call with 'Jai Hind', not 'yes sir/ma'am'

To promote patriotism, students in schools in a Madhya Pradesh city will now have to respond to the daily roll call with a 'Jai Hind', instead of the customary, 'yes, sir' or 'yes, ma'am', reported news agency ANI. Schools in Satna have been directed to ensure this happens starting October 1. NEW DELHI: To promote patriotism, students in schools in a Madhya 30

7 March, 2017 5:56 PM Why the GOP Healthcare Bill Is a Giant Step Backward

Since Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) passed in 2009, Congressional Republicans have railed against what they see as the law’s high costs and insufficient choices—passing one protest bill after another in an attempt to repeal and d replace it with something “better.” Last night, House Republicans released their alternative proposal to what they decried 160

27 February, 2017 3:10 AM Don't Let Beijing Push Us Around, Warns 'Frustrated' Former Ambassador To China

The United States needs to stop getting pushed around by China and work out a long-term strategy to deal with the country's rise, former U.S. ambassador Max Baucus said last week. In an interview more than five weeks after leaving Beijing, Baucus expressed frustration with the Obama administration's lack of strategic vision and its weakness when it came to China 53

25 November, 2016 3:07 PM Like demonetization, Modi govt's IRF ban 'senseless and knee-jerk': Read Zakir Naik's full letter

Zakir Naik, controversial tele-evangelist who has been in news ever since a Bangladesh news paper reported that one of the attackers of terror attack was his follower has written ‘second letter to India’ which is titled ‘Facing the Foregone Conclusion’. Much like his previous one, Naik said started by saying that he was “right after all” and that action 148

24 November, 2016 3:02 AM Trump Picks Nikki Haley As UN Envoy, Offers Education Post To DeVos

Donald Trump plans to nominate South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley to be United Nations ambassador and has offered the job of education secretary to Betsy DeVos, an advocate for school choice and the post of housing secretary to former political rival Ben Carson. Haley, 44, the daughter of Indian immigrants who was the first woman to be elected governor 316

2 October, 2016 10:54 AM Swachh Bharat Mission has become a social movement: Rajnath Singh

NEW DELHI: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the Swachh Bharat Mission has become a social movement in the country, asserting that it was for first time in Independent India that people were joining hands for a such a cause. Singh, who today administrated cleanliness pledge to school students at a function in Connaught Place's Central Park on the second 227

20 August, 2016 3:16 PM How Indian badminton rocketed on the Gopichand shuttle

Behind the gritty sporting excellence displayed by P.V. Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal at the Rio Olympics lie years of sacrifice and dedication. On the part of coach Pullela Gopichand. We all watched how Sindhu put the ‘bad’ back in Badminton in the ongoing Rio Olympics. She scripted history being the youngest Indian to win an Olympic medal 111

20 August, 2016 11:16 AM How Indian badminton rocketed up on the Gopichand shuttle

Behind the gritty sporting excellence displayed by PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal at the Rio Olympics lie years of sacrifice and dedication. On the part of coach Gopichand. We all watched how Sindhu put the ‘bad’ back in Badminton in the ongoing Rio Olympics. She scripted history being the youngest Indian to win an Olympic medal. But behind 141

19 June, 2016 9:45 AM New roll call system to make Ganjam open defecation-free

When Subham Kumar Sahu, a Class IX student of City High School here, attended his first class after two months of summer vacation, he said “have toilet” when the teacher called out his name. “A new form of roll call has been put in place in schools here to create a sense of hygiene among students and their families. This is part of Ganjam district’s 169