Nagaland Governor calls for tribal dialects department in Indian universities

Kohima, March 29 : Nagaland Governor P.B. Acharya on Wednesday called for the creation of a department of tribal dialects from the northeastern states in universities across India. “Most universities in the country have Department for Foreign Languages, but not for tribal dialects,” he said, while congratulating Congress Lok Sabha member Ninong Ering for introducing […]

Will give municipal hospitals to Delhi government if we win: Congress

New Delhi, March 29 : All hospitals run by the municipal corporations would be transferred to the Delhi government if the Congress wins the upcoming civic polls, Delhi Congress Chief Ajay Maken announced on Wednesday. This would save Rs 652 crore every year for the cash-strapped municipal bodies, which would be used to boost primary […]

CCTV on campus invasion of right to privacy: JNU Students Union

New Delhi, March 29 : The decision to install CCTV cameras on the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus has not gone down well with its students union which on Wednesday opposed the move calling it contrary to the democratic ethos of the university. “The JNU Students Union does not see any necessity or logic in […]

SC upholds Tripura High Court’s sacking of over 10,000 teachers

Agartala/New Delhi, March 29 : In a major setback to the Tripura government, the Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the Tripura High Court order terminating the jobs of over 10,000 teachers but allowed them to continue in their jobs till December 31, the state’s Law Secretary said. The apex court asked the Tripura government to […]

‘Gaming, animation should be part of school and college curriculums’

Thiruvananthapuram, March 29 : Steps should be taken by the authorities to ensure that animation and gaming are included in school and university curriculums, according to experts. Ever since these animation industries started operations in the country, there has been a huge demand for these professionals, said P. Jayakumar, CEO of Toonz Animation, the premier […]