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India  /  Published 07.05.22

Parental son bias on private schools

Indian parents preferentially enrol their sons over their daughters in private schools, which tend to be expensive but are deemed to offer better-quality education than government schools, the United ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.05.22

India snubs Dutch diplomat

Earlier, Van Oosterom had tweeted: “You should not have abstained in the GA (General Assembly). Respect the UN Charter.” He was commenting on a tweet from Tirumurti that had shared the st...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.05.22

UNSC: India clears stance on Ukraine

Asserting that there will be no winning side in the Russia-Ukraine conflict, India has told the UN Security Council that diplomacy will be a lasting casualty while underscoring the immediate need to e...
By Yoshita Singh in United Nations

World  /  Published 05.05.22

France wants India onboard in UNSC

France reiterated its commitment to support India's bid for permanent membership in a reformed UN Security Council and New Delhi's entry into the Nuclear Suppliers' Group, according to a j...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Paris

Opinion  /  Published 03.05.22

Leadership role

A group of more than 200 former senior officials of the United Nations recently wrote to the UN secretary-general, António Guterres, warning him that unless he does more personally to take a le...
By Luv Puri


India  /  Published 02.05.22

KIIT ranked 8th globally

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar, has been ranked 8th among universities of the world in the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) of “reducing...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

World  /  Published 29.04.22

Ukraine: Blasts hit capital Kyiv

Russia fired two missiles into Kyiv on Thursday during a visit by U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres, Ukrainian officials said, as Moscow pressed an assault in the east that drew new U.S. pledges...
By Reuters

World  /  Published 28.04.22

UN chief arrives in Ukraine for talks

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has arrived in Kyiv ahead of talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. UN chief in Kyiv for talks with President Volodymyr Zelensky UU says Russia&#...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 23.04.22

UN chief to meet Putin, Zelensky

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will visit Moscow next week to meet Russia's President Vladimir Putin and then head to Ukraine for talks with President Volodymyr Zelensky. Guter...
By Reuters

News  /  Published 16.04.22

Trolleybus to run with tram power on trial basis on Kolkata streets

The city will have a trial run for a trolleybus that will draw power from electric cables meant for trams, transport minister Firhad Hakim said last Saturday. If the trial works out, the state govern...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


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