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3 August, 2017 2:13 PM Quick-footed Pujara outwits Sri Lanka's spin

Cheteshwar Pujara is a batsman straight out of the old book. He plays for time, extremely content blocking deliveries away, patiently waiting for his chance to score. His currency is to tire the bowlers, and frustrate them into eventually throwing their plans away. His boundaries come through textbook shots, and sweeps, reverse-sweeps and scoops hardly 56

2 July, 2017 7:51 AM Textbook depicts mosque as noise pollutant, sparks row

NEW DELHI: An image in a class VI textbook taught in ICSE schools showing a "mosque" as a source of noise pollution has sparked outrage on social media, prompting an apology from the publisher and the promise that the picture would be removed in subsequent editions. The science textbook, published by Selina Publishers, has a chapter on the causes of noise 92

26 June, 2017 12:14 PM Modi urges India's GST implementation as textbook case in US B-schools

PM talks of having initiated as many as 7,000 reforms as he woos top US firm to invest in India India's implementation of the "complex" Goods and Services Tax (GST) could be studied by US business schools, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, as he invited top American companies to invest in the country which has initiated major reforms. On GST, the Prime 203

24 May, 2017 5:43 PM Malayalam language Bill passed by House

Paving the way for compulsory learning of Malayalam in schools in the State, the Assembly on Wednesday passed the Malayalam Language (Learning) Bill, 2017. Among other things, the Bill provides for compulsory learning of Malayalam from Class I. From the next academic year, Malayalam will become compulsory for Class I. The year after that for Class II and so on till standard 42

20 May, 2017 6:03 AM Indian-Americans unhappy over negative portrayal of Hinduism in proposed California school textbooks

The Indian-American community has been battling to remove several inaccuracies and myths about Hinduism from the textbooks. Washington: Indian-Americans have expressed anguish over the negative portrayal of Hinduism and India in the proposed California school textbooks. "It is disappointing to see that even after a decade of building awareness by the Hindu-American 140

19 May, 2017 1:07 PM Haryana School Students Get E-Textbook Portal

Bhiwani: Students can now download school books instantly from the e-textbook portal of the Haryana School Education Board which was launched today. Inaugurating the website, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said as of now, 26 textbooks of classes IX to XII have been uploaded on the portal and these can be easily converted into audio files. These included 44

10 May, 2017 12:11 AM The Justice Department’s case against James Comey, annotated

FBI Director James B. Comey's firing Tuesday came after newly installed Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein made the case for it, Attorney General Jeff Sessions agreed, and President Trump ultimately pulled the trigger, according to letters released Tuesday night. All three of these things happened Tuesday, according to the dates on the letters 51

6 May, 2017 12:28 PM Lalu Prasad Yadav-Mohammad Shahabuddin tape: BJP dares Nitish Kumar to act against 'criminal-political nexus'

NEW DELHI: The BJP on Saturday attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar after a tape of an alleged conversation between RJD chief Lalu Yadav and jailed don-turned-politician Mohammad Shahabuddin was aired by a news channel. Reacting to the conversation, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad described 28

3 May, 2017 5:43 PM School textbooks to be distributed in time

Textbook distribution will be completed before the start of the 2017-18 academic year, Education Minister C.Ravindranath has said. Replying to a submission of M.Ummer on the need for completing textbook distribution in time in the Assembly on Wednesday, Mr.Ravindranath said the printing and distribution of Plus One and Plus Two textbooks had been entrusted 58

25 April, 2017 4:56 AM Where would Apple, IBM be if not for talent from across globe: Urjit Patel

NEW YORK: Cautioning against protectionism, RBI Governor Urjit Patel has said where would giant American corporations like Apple, Cisco and IBM be if they had not sourced the best products and talent from across the world. "I don't think that we have heard the last word on US policy talk about this because there is a push back internationally that the world 130