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NSS volunteers work on issues of social relevance through regular and special camping activities--including literacy and education, health, family welfare and nutrition, environment conservation among others.
Published on Sep 24, 2021 08:51 AM IST
India’s vaccination campaign against Covid-19 is targeting offering protection against the viral disease to 300 million people by July, including health-care workers, front-line workers and the people most at risk of infection.
Updated on Jan 04, 2021 05:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Saubhadra Chatterji
School yoga instructor Anurag Arora told them the importance of making yoga aasanas an integral part of their lives.
Updated on Dec 29, 2020 02:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |HT Correspondent
The principal health secretary also said a large number of migrant workers are coming from other states with ASHA workers having surveyed 7.44 lakh of them so far.
Published on May 23, 2020 07:04 PM IST
Lucknow |Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
The survey observes that students pursuing education in private aided institutions are spending significantly higher as compared to government institutions across rural-urban India.
Updated on Jan 31, 2020 11:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Amandeep Shukla
The NSO recently released a report based on an all-India survey conducted in 2017-18. The survey shows that only 10.6% of the Indian population aged above 15 years has successfully completed a graduate degree. This proportion is only 5.7% in rural India and is 8.3% among women. The proportion of graduates in the same age group was 8.2% as per the 2011 Census.
Updated on Jan 12, 2020 01:47 PM IST
The perseverance of the students to give back to the society has resulted in a successful completion of events like blood donation drives, health camps and self-defence workshops for women.
Updated on Oct 18, 2019 04:54 PM IST
Cabinet minister Tript Bajwa urges farmers to avail subsidy for machinery to manage straw; officials, V-Cs of different varsities will also campaign for cause
Updated on Oct 04, 2019 10:32 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent, Patiala
The unclassified part of the report will be made public after the Narendra Modi government or the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) accepts the fundamental document defining the Indian military posture.
Updated on Jul 01, 2020 03:43 AM IST
New Delhi | Shishir Gupta
Updated on Jul 10, 2019 11:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent
ECA trials will happen at two levels— preliminary and finals. 75 marks will be based on trials and the remaining 25 on certificates submitted by candidates. The dates of final trials will be announced later.
Published on Jun 21, 2019 12:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
These sectors deserve consistent support over time to compete internationally since India is lagging behind
Updated on May 27, 2019 07:37 PM IST
From environment melas to cleanliness and plantation drives, to visits to a wastewater treatment plant, the action plan, which spans over nine months, details various aspects of Yamuna pollution and lists the environmental activities students need to engage in.
Updated on May 20, 2019 07:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Kainat Sarfaraz
We must take this debate beyond national statistics and scrutinise the local business climate across states in India
Updated on May 10, 2019 07:33 PM IST
Students, especially from the NSS, hold rallies, street plays to spread awareness
Updated on Apr 29, 2019 01:29 AM IST
At Bandra’s RD National College, a three-day inter-collegiate festival was organised by the political science department in which participating students formed a political party, designed its symbol and also wrote a manifesto.
Published on Apr 01, 2019 03:54 AM IST
Mumbai |HT Correspondent
Colleges organised workshops and awareness programmes for students as most of them are first-time voters
Published on Apr 01, 2019 12:33 AM IST
The students said they get a mixed response from the commuters. While a few are willing to learn how to use the app, others are sceptical about using a digital format to book tickets as they fear cyber fraud.
Published on Mar 25, 2019 07:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | Musab Qazi
In most colleges, voter registration and awareness drives are being organised by National Service Scheme (NSS) cadets
Published on Feb 18, 2019 12:17 AM IST
We need to identify strategies to organise informal workers to increase their collective representative voice.
Updated on Feb 11, 2019 07:29 AM IST
2019 Budget Reactions: New report will show ‘substantial increase in jobs’, says PM Modi’s economic advisor Bibek Debroy
2019 Budget Reactions: Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Bibek Debroy spoke about the steps taken by the government for employment and jobs creation in a video posted by defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on her Facebook page.
Updated on Feb 01, 2019 02:34 PM IST
Hindustan times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The four identified as Triputhi, Avantika, Ranjumol and their leader Ananya were stopped at Erumeli police station, citing law and order problems, and later they approached state police chief Loknath Behra and the HC-appointed panel.
Updated on Dec 18, 2018 02:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | HT Correspondent
Principal speak: We encourage tie-up with industries, says D N Sheth of Pune’s Sir Parshurambhau College
Says that the college is planning to establish a foreign language centre.
Updated on Nov 23, 2018 04:10 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune |Prachi Bari
Through street plays and rallies, the students are spreading awareness about the harmful effects of polythene bags
Published on Sep 16, 2018 11:39 PM IST
Citizen groups and government teams are helping to rebuild their lives after devastating floods.
Updated on Sep 05, 2018 11:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram |Yamini Nair
In the spirit of freedom, societies in Gurugram unfurled the tricolour which was followed by marathons, cultural programmes and felicitation of staff members for their exceptional work
Published on Aug 16, 2018 05:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | Leena Dhankhar
The government must strengthen the National Cadet Corps and National Service Scheme
Updated on Jul 19, 2018 03:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
The vice-chancellor says criticism of introduction of OMR-based objective questions by some teachers and principals is unfair because UGC NET, civil services exam and all other major competitive exams are based on objective type questions
Published on Jun 20, 2018 02:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | Rajeev Mullick, Lucknow
Even when subsidised, LPG costs are high. Firewood is cheaper and negative externalities associated with firewood not appreciated enough
Updated on Jun 15, 2018 12:30 PM IST
Students are spending their summer vacation promoting safer sanitation methods in remote parts of Maharashtra; youngsters have to devote 100 working hours.
Updated on May 28, 2018 03:19 PM IST
Hindustan times | Musab Qazi, Mumbai