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Vape ban Protest

Vape-ban is just to increase ITC stock prices, not for healthy India: Why vapers think e-cigarette ban is a bad idea

Hundreds of vapers, harm reduction advocates, medical professionals and members of the legal fraternity came together on Saturday to oppose the government’s decision to ban e-cigarettes and vaping

Published on 28th September 2019
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Delhi students are sending Economics books to Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday. Here's why

In a symbolic protest organised by the student political organisation AISA, students and young people in Delhi are sending Economics books to the minister

Published on 25th September 2019
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After e-cigarettes, now ban all tobacco products, says Congress student wing NSUI in Goa

The Union government on September 8 banned the production, import and sale of e-cigarettes and similar products, citing health risk to people, especially youth

Published on 20th September 2019
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Amit Shah meets Union Ministers to discuss issues of sexual harassment at workplace, possible legal mechanism

The GoM discussed various aspects of the issues of sexual harassment at workplace and possible legal mechanism, an official privy to the meeting said

Published on 16th September 2019
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Twitter trolls Railway Minister Piyush Goyal after he says 'Einstein discovered gravity'

The slip up was not lost on the netizens who quickly took to Twitter to point out that gravity was discovered by Isaac Newton and Einstein is credited for his theory of relativity

Published on 12th September 2019
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Why we must all learn to #SayItLikeNirmalaTai

Screw Uber. It's all a matter of modelling your mindset such that the economy rises like a phoenix and makes Donald Trump go weak in the toupee

Published on 12th September 2019
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Start-up India, can't stand up India: Crippled by economy slowdown, start-ups hope for revival

Industry experts say the government will have to ensure stepped up spending, particularly in sectors like infrastructure, education, healthcare and connectivity, to revive the growth Start-up India,

Published on 19th August 2019
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SFI says Union Budget 2019 is anti-student, calls for nationwide protest on July 9

The organisation alleged that the budget is superfluous and does not put forward a strong policy that can guide the country

Published on 8th July 2019
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Union Budget 2019: IITs, IISERs and IISc get hike in allocation, IIMs' allocation snipped by RS 590 cr

IITs are set to receive a support grant of Rs 6409.95 crore, Rs 83 crore more than last year while Rs 899.22 crore and Rs 573.01 crore has been set aside for IISERs and IISc Bengaluru 

Published on 5th July 2019
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Union Budget 2019: No budget for Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, mid-day meal budget increases by 1k crores  

 In 2017-18, the budget allocated for mid-day meal programme was 9092 crores and the revised budget in 2018-2019 was 9949 crores  

 

Published on 5th July 2019
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Union Budget 2019: ISRO to have a PSU commercial arm soon

The NewSpace India Limited (NSIL) will serve as the commercial arm of department of space to tap the economic benefits of ISRO's research and development wing

Published on 5th July 2019
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Union Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman slams 'Archaic' rental laws, new policy on the way   

Nirmala Sitharaman has announced that the government will invest in public infrastructure and affordable housing 

 

Published on 5th July 2019
Mahatma Gandhi 150th birth anniversary

Union Budget 2019: NCSM to develop a 'Gandhipedia' to mark the Mahatma's 150th birth anniversary

The government also aims to make the country open defecation-free by October 2, 2019, Gandhiji's 150th birth anniversary

Published on 5th July 2019
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Union Budget 2019: India to set up national body to fund research in the country

The Finance Minister also said that the Gian initiative was started to upgrade level of teaching and was a roadmap to counter challenges

Published on 5th July 2019
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Union Budget 2019: 2 crore rural Indians are digitally literate under the Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan, says FM

The Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan aims at imparting digital literacy to citizens in rural areas free of cost  

Published on 5th July 2019

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