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    • Medical, dental pupils to challenge ordinance signed by Governor 21 May 2019 02:06 Mumbai: The Governor of Maharashtra, Vidyasagar Rao, on Monday signed an ordinance for admissions under the reservation category for medical and dental courses. The decision was taken after students and parents of open category staged a protest outside the …
    • How Winton has become the Outback Hollywood 21 May 2019 01:20 WINTON in western Queensland, population 875 at the last Census, might seem a unlikely place for an international film festival. Hollywood,California, became the world capital of movie-making early last century basically because of its hot, dry sunny …
    • Want to be a politician? Here’s a PG course for you 21 May 2019 00:48 Deliverance of democracy is critical and is dependent on leadership. New Delhi: Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday addressed the convocation ceremony of Indian Institute of Democratic Leadership (IIDL) at the Constitution Club. She distributed …
    • Stephen Adebanji Akintoye: A Teacher Of Teachers. 21 May 2019 00:44 When he set out on his journey for intellectual quest in 1943, the World was not in the position to fathom the magnificence of his brilliance. The World knew that education had great benefits. It knew that with education, one's horizon could be honed. …
    • India election 2019: Echoes of Trump in Modi’s border politics 20 May 2019 23:19 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Indian election is seen as a referendum on Narendra Modi - a divisive prime minister The outcome of India's general election may help determine a central question at the heart of the contest - what does it …
    • India election 2019: Echoes of Trump in Modi's border politics 20 May 2019 23:16 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Indian election is seen as a referendum on Narendra Modi - a divisive prime minister The outcome of India's general election may help determine a central question at the heart of the contest - what does it …
    • Four UO students receive prestigious Boren Award to study abroad 20 May 2019 23:07 Four University of Oregon students recently received some promising news about their plans to study abroad next year. They are the recipients of the 2019-20 Boren Awards. The prestigious awards are distributed by the Institute of International Education, …
    • APDP, JKCCS Document Torture In Kashmir 20 May 2019 22:02 SRINAGAR — Prisoners in Jammu and Kashmir have been subjected to abuse and torture, including "water-boarding, sleep deprivation and sexualised torture", according to a report by two rights bodies. The 560-page report released on Monday mentions …
    • KU Gets A+ NAAC Grade   20 May 2019 22:02 SRINAGAR — After bagging 53rd rank in NIRF 2019 and 51st in QS India University Rankings 2019, the University of Kashmir added yet another feather to its cap by scoring A+ grade in the recent reaccreditation cycle by National Assessment and Accreditation …
    • Meet India’s Most Prominent Democratic Socialist 20 May 2019 21:36 Yogendra Yadav campaigns with third-party candidate Dharamvir Gandhi on the outskirts of Chandigarh, India. (Courtesy of the author) Last December, Yogendra Yadav, the leader of the left-wing Swaraj India Party, published an open letter addressed to the …
    • Ateneo Graduate School of Business to Require Scores from the NMAT by GMAC™ for Admission to Business Graduate Program 20 May 2019 21:15 Exam Adoption Grows in the Philippines, NMAT by GMAC™ Exam Now Available for On-Demand Testing MANILA, Philippines--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, announced …
    • The ever-evolution of international law 20 May 2019 21:12 The book under review aims at providing a theory of how two core systems of international law, namely operating system and normative system interact with each other and how changes in one system ‘precipitate changes’ in the other. In the words of the …
    • Maharashtra Gov signs ordinance to bring medical admissions under SEBC quota 20 May 2019 20:14 [India], May 20 (ANI): Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on Monday signed an ordinance to provide quota under Socially and Economically Backward Class (SEBC) Reservation Act, 2018 to candidates seeking admission to post-graduate medical and dental …
    • TODAY in HISTORY: MAY 21 20 May 2019 19:49 Following are some of the major events to have occurred on May 21 Reuters 1904 – FIFA, football’s international governing body, was established in Paris. 1927 – Charles Lindbergh became the first pilot to fly the Atlantic solo, from Long Island, New York, …
    • RAW plot to sow anarchy in Gilgit-Baltistan busted 20 May 2019 19:41 Indian spy agency bankro­lled Balwar­istan Nation­al Front (Hameed Group) for creati­ng unrest in G-B PHOTO: EXPRESS ISLAMABAD.: In a major breakthrough, Pakistan’s intelligence agencies have cracked a subversive network working at the behest of the Indian …
    • #CareerBytes: Five top Delhi University colleges for science courses 20 May 2019 19:15 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) #CareerBytes: Five top Delhi University colleges for science courses 20 May 2019 The University of Delhi, established in 1922, is one of the most renowned educational institutions in India. It attracts lakhs of students from across …
    • Julius Scott’s Epic About Black Resistance in the Age of Revolution 20 May 2019 18:28 (Alamy) At long last, The Common Wind, Julius Scott’s classic in African-American history and studies of resistance, has found a publisher in Verso. The volume, which began as his 1986 dissertation and went unpublished because of Scott’s perfectionism and …
    • Cultural manifestations of Islamic nations on display at world’s biggest Qur’anic expo 20 May 2019 18:03 The 27th Tehran International Qur’an Exhibition, the biggest Qur’anic event of the world, is held annually in the lunar month of Ramadan and hosts many Qur’an experts from different countries.  This year, representatives of 15 Muslim countries are …
    • New premises for Karl Mayer Academy 20 May 2019 17:20 20th May 2019, Obertshausen Oliver Mathews, the Head of the Warp Knitting Business Unit; Arno Gärtner, the CEO; Dr Helmut Pressl, the CFO; and Christine Wolters, the Head of Corporate Communications, at Karl Mayer, at the handover of the new premises to …
    • Newtown manufacturer Sonics marks 50 years by passing leadership from father to daughter 20 May 2019 16:30 Any family-owned business that can last 50 years deserves to be celebrated, so it was no surprise that Newtown’s Sonics & Materials Inc. threw a bash last month marking its half century of manufacturing as a supplier of ultrasonic welding systems and …
    • MIT and U.S. Air Force launch AI accelerator program 20 May 2019 16:27 MIT, one of the nation’s most prominent artificial intelligence research organizations, is developing an AI accelerator program for the U.S. Air Force. The accelerator will explore research related to areas like advanced algorithms, machine learning and …
    • Maharashtra promulgates ordinance for SEBC quota in medical education 20 May 2019 16:02 Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Spelling relief to around 250 post-graduate students on the warpath since nearly a fortnight, Maharashtra Governor C.V. Rao on Monday signed an ordinance to provide benefit of reservations in admissions to social and educationally …
    • NRC: Rajnath, Sonowal review Assam situation 20 May 2019 15:29 New Delhi, May 20 (PTI): Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday reviewed the security scenario in Assam besides preparation to deal with any possible law and order situation which may arise after the publication of the final National Register of Citizens ( …
    • RBSE 12th Arts Result 2019 like to be released on May 24, here’s steps to download 20 May 2019 14:59 RBSE 12th Arts result 2019 will be soon released by Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education (RBSE). The result is likely to be declared on May 24, 2019 on the official website of RBSE which is www.rajresults.nic.in. Earlier Class 12 Science, Commerce stream …
    • SC dismisses plea challenging HC order on non-applicability of Maratha quota in PG medical admissions 20 May 2019 14:59 New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a petition challenging an order of the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court which said admissions for post-graduation medical and dental courses will not come under the ambit of reservation for Socially and …
    • Ma’edat Al Rahman: Long history of spreading joy, from Medina to Cairo 20 May 2019 14:30 When the coming of the holy month of Ramadan, the streets of Cairo are filled with “Ma’edat Al Rahman” (tables of mercy) which is a vital ritual in Ramadan illustrating social solidarity – something which characterises the holy month.  On these tables are …
    • AFL joins forces with Power to unlock new era in Shangai 20 May 2019 14:29 And the growing Chinese interest in Australian football has prompted the Power and AFL’s joint partnership in China is to be strengthened with an office in Shanghai. The AFL will have two full-time staff; Port Adelaide, one.As Port Adelaide prepares to add …
    • Fake job offers: How to avoid getting duped 20 May 2019 14:16 NEW DELHI: In January this year, Ajay Kolla, CEO of Wisdom Jobs, was arrested with 13 staffers. He had duped 1.04 lakh people out of ₹70 crore by promising fake jobs in India and abroad. This is only one of hundreds of such frauds being perpetrated in a …
    • Climate emergency trend gains traction in German-speaking countries 20 May 2019 13:44 In December, 19-year-old Philippe Kramer and other students in the Swiss city of Basel skipped school because they had something better to do: protest the government's lack of ambition in fighting climate change. Since then, the protests have grown in …
    • Jamia Millia Islamia offers free UPSC coaching, invites applications 20 May 2019 13:28 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Jamia Millia Islamia offers free UPSC coaching, invites applications 20 May 2019 The Residential Coaching Academy (Center for Coaching and Career Planning) of Jamia Millia Islamia is providing free Union Public Service Commission (UPSC …
    • Talking Point: Does perfect score translate into a glorious career 20 May 2019 13:20 Students and their parents often go through a rough time after board results are declared. Those who score over 90% are treated as heroes while those who score less are pitied upon. But do high scores ensure a gateway to lifelong success? May cause …
    • Summer Special: Hone your talent in this vacation 20 May 2019 13:09 From skating to novel writing, kids these days are utilising their summer breaks to explore new areas and find their innate talent Gone are the days when summer breaks meant going for picnics or planning a trip to grandparents' house. The youngsters …
    • Moondust Could Cloud Our Lunar Ambitions - WIRED 20 May 2019 13:03 In the public imagination, the American astronauts who landed on the moon five decades ago were square-jawed superhumans, not the types to worry about something as banal as housekeeping. But they did, obsessively. Each time they got back to the Apollo …
    • IBPC helps Al Noor Training Centre with Dh100k... 20 May 2019 12:57 The Indian Business and Professional Council (IBPC) has donated Dh100,000 to Al Noor Training Centre Dubai to help the non-profit organisation overcome financial challenges. The IBPC held its annual Suhoor at Al Noor Training Centre on Sunday to support …
    • 'Chowkidar' to khaki underwear: Abuses, epithets and insults galore this election 20 May 2019 12:10 Reopening wounds, referencing popular culture to deliver insults and sexist jibes, it was all par for the electoral course in a season that tumbled to a name-calling close in a medley of ‘chowkidar', ‘bhrashtachari', Aurangzeb, Mogambo and more. It …
    • IIT Kanpur alumnus donates USD 100,000 towards class of 1984 endowed chair 20 May 2019 12:03 Image Source : FACEBOOK IIT Kanpur IIT Kanpur is happy to share that their noted alumnus Dr Dev Joneja has gifted USD 100,000 to the Institute to upgrade the Class of 1984 Faculty Research Fellowship to an Endowed Chair.  Dr Joneja's gift will enable …
    • 50 Years Later, Panther Murder Echoes 20 May 2019 11:59 Fifty years ago today, Black Panthers took a man they had tortured in this basement room, drove him to a swamp, and shot him dead —  thrusting New Haven into a national confrontation over race and justice still resonates today. The basement is in unit B13 …
    • IIT-Madras launches Center for Computational Brain Research 20 May 2019 11:54 IIT-Madras faculty and alumnus on the research centre launch. (Representational image) The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras inaugurated Center for Computational Brain Research (CCBR) today, May 20, 2019 (Monday) at Bhupat and Jyothi Mehta School …
    • Tech’s Cold War Just Started 20 May 2019 11:54 Good Monday. (Want this by email? Sign up here.) Google, Qualcomm and Broadcom are among the companies that have reportedly frozen their supply of components and software to the Chinese technology giant to comply with a crackdown by the Trump …
    • Old Bay gets all the credit. Meet J.O., the seasoning that crab houses use. 20 May 2019 11:44 To Marylanders, Old Bay is more than a seasoning: It’s a symbol of state pride. The yellow and blue tin with a red lid is tattooed on calves or placed in window sills along with a crab and decorative mallets. A T-shirt proclaims: “I put Old Bay on my Old …
    • Avoid the learning slump in vacations 20 May 2019 11:26 Camps witness better learning outcomes as they are not built around walled classroom routines With summer holidays round the corner, parents are sending their kids to camps to fill up their child's summer calendar. While some parents want their wards …
    • MUSE Global Eyes India as Next Step in International Expansion 20 May 2019 11:02 The early childhood education franchise is now actively seeking owners throughout the country   LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MUSE Global, an innovative early childhood education franchise founded by James Cameron, Suzy Amis Cameron and …
    • Away from exit polls, Cong UP in-charge Jyotirad... 20 May 2019 10:53 Congress's Jyotiraditya Scindia, who contested this year's Lok Sabha polls from Guna, lived his 'proud father' moment at Yale University on Sunday. The 48-year-old Congress leader, who has also been entrusted with reviving the party's …
    • 5 things to know for May 20: Politics, India, Morehouse, Texas kidnapping, weather 20 May 2019 10:20 1. Politics2. India election 3. Morehouse College Graduating seniors at Morehouse College were already in a good mood. They were graduating from college, after all. Then their commencement speaker really made their day: He promised to pay off their student …
    • Donald Trump, India, ‘Game of Thrones’: Your Monday Briefing 20 May 2019 10:05 (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning, We’re covering the spread of Ebola in eastern Congo, an investigation of New York City’s taxi industry and the “Game of Thrones” finale. In the past two months, an Ebola outbreak in …
    • Review: 'De De Pyaar De': An upbeat and... 20 May 2019 09:51  19 May 2019 - 11:28 Still from the movie De De Pyaar De. Film: "De De Pyaar De" | Director: Akiv Ali | Cast: Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Rakul Preet Singh, Jimmy Shergill, Kumud Mishra, Alok Nath, Javed Jaffrey, Sunny Singh | Rating *** 'De De Pyaar …
    • NTA AIAPGET 2019: Applications open for Ayush courses; check eligibility, how to apply, exam pattern 20 May 2019 09:22 NTA AIAPGET 2019: Applications begin at ntaaiapget.nic.in (Express Photo by Amit Mehra) NTA AIAPGET 2019: The National Testing Agency (NTA) will be conducting the All India Ayush Post Graduation Entrance Test (AIAPGET) 2019. The exam was earlier …
    • Mysteries Behind Indira Gandhi's Emergency Rule 20 May 2019 09:12 Just the other day on the election campaign trail, Rahul Gandhi yet again apologized for what is perceived to be his grandma's gravest political sin—putting India under the dark cloud of emergency rule. But very few people actually know even today what …
    • Boeing launches University Innovation Leadership Development programme 20 May 2019 09:09 New Delhi, May 20 () Boeing Monday announced the launch of its innovation leadership development programme for university students, faculty and early-stage start-ups in India. The Boeing University Innovation Leadership Development (BUILD) programme will …
    • CBU Student among First Certified 5G Specialists 20 May 2019 08:23 A Copperbelt University engineering graduate, Inambao Mooto (Bsc. I.T) has successfully represented Zambia in India at the ITEC program -“Mobile Networking and Communication in 4G& 5G” Mooto has become one among 79 people on the African Continent to …
    • AP LAWCET results 2019 likely to be released today 20 May 2019 08:13 AP LAWCET results 2019: The results will be available on the official website, sche.ap.gov.in on May 20, 2019 AP LAWCET results 2019: The Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) is likely to release the result of AP LAWCET 2019 on Monday, …
    • Can AI bring you happiness? Dubai thinks so 20 May 2019 08:04 Imagine a machine that gives you an ice cream based on your mood. If you are happy, you get a Strawberry cheesecake flavoured ice cream. Feeling sad? You will get a chocochip ice cream. Feeling dazed or confused, then it is an Oreo cookie flavoured ice …
    • Words, words, words — one a day, every day — for 25 years 20 May 2019 07:52 If Anu Garg's A.Word.A.Day email didn't exist, someone would have to invent it. That someone would need to be a wordaholic computer nerd to sustain the service that Garg and his small team have provided for 25 years: a daily email celebrating the …
    • Netflix offers weekly service 20 May 2019 07:11 The Netflix logo is pictured on a television in this illustration photograph taken in Encinitas, California, on Jan 18, 2017. (Reuters photo) Netflix, a media-streaming service provider, has launched a weekly service in Thailand only for new subscribers …
    • How to exorcise the ghost of Nathuram Godse, which pops up every now and then? 20 May 2019 06:23 NEW DELHI: We don’t need the ghost of Nathuram Godse to pop up at regular intervals to remind us of the singular contribution of Mahatma Gandhi, who earned freedom for India through a unique non-violent movement. We will be telling a lie to our children if …
    • Sandals Foundation, Great Shape brighten smiles at Priory Primary 20 May 2019 06:13 ALL 685 students at Priory Primary and Infant School in St Ann were given a greater chance at fighting and preventing cavities, after the Sandals Foundation and Great Shape! Inc, brought their school-based oral health preventative programme, also called …
    • Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu laments pedestrian political debates during polls 20 May 2019 05:45 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu has expressed his anguish over the low quality of political debates during the just-concluded election campaign with politicians resorting to personal attacks using abusive language instead …
    • An exemplary journalist – A thorough gentleman Jamil Akhtar (1940-2019) 20 May 2019 05:44 Every single day of his 12-year service in DAWN, Jamil Akhtar sahab made sure that he would fulfil a promise: he would leave no stone unturned to maintain the quality of journalism that over the decades, had become synonymous with DAWN. Ahmad Ali Khan, the …
    • 'If Modi-Shah stand on their heads they won't get 272' 20 May 2019 04:32 'No right thinking student of politics can name one state where the BJP gains in double digits.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi addresses an election rally in support of BJP candidate Nilanjan Roy for the Diamond Harbour seat in …
    • Giriraj Singh to win Begusarai; Kanhaiya Kumar might fail, says India TV-CNX Exit Poll 20 May 2019 04:29 Image Source : FILE/PTI According to the India TV-CNX Exit Poll, Kanhaiya would not pose a tough fight to Giriraj Singh. Begusarai captured the imagination of the nation due to the intense contest between communist candidate and former JNU students …
    • Meet the Italian who is in love with Hindi 20 May 2019 04:09 “ Aap kya lengi?” That question in shuddh Hindi from a bearded Venetian makes me wonder if I’ve downed too many glasses of prosecco, the sparkling local wine. But no, I’ve actually managed to bump into a Hindi-speaking Italian who rattles off words like …
    • Albert Nerenberg calls humour therapeutic, says ... 20 May 2019 03:24 Serious CEOs, fake bodyguards and orgasms by hypnosis. Just a chat on routine matters with Canadian laughologist Albert Nerenberg. Stand-up comedians in India face a peculiar problem. Most of them make their best money at corporate gigs. But the audience — …
    • Warning signals from the external front 20 May 2019 16:15 As if all the bad news from the domestic economy were not enough, foreign trade data suggest worrisome trends on the external front as well. The latest report of monthly trade data from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry indicates that merchandise …
    • SRES in Meghalaya asks for DBT payments to MGNREGS beneficiaries 20 May 2019 15:29 Newmai News Network Tura | May 20 Taking into account various problems faced by MGNREGS beneficiaries in the plain belt areas, the State Rural Employment Society (SRES) has asked the district authorities to initiate transfer payments of all beneficiaries …
    • Will Narendra Modi win elections 2019? 20 May 2019 14:59 A total of 543 constituencies, seven phases spanned over a month, millions of voters, India’s battle for the ballot has reached its final stage on Sunday. All eyes are set on May 23 when the results of the Lok Sabha elections 2019 will be declared. What do …
    • CozyKin Raises $6 Million to Expand Offering of Innovative Childcare 20 May 2019 13:54 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2019-- CozyKin, the childcare leader in Montessori-inspired nanny sharing and the largest infant childcare service in Massachusetts, has completed a $6 million Series A. Bessemer, known for being the first investor in …
    • Newsdeck: Modi Poised to Storm Back to Power in India, Exit Polls Show 20 May 2019 12:37 Read More: Rupee Rallies With Bonds as Polls Show Modi Win: Inside India The polls showed his Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance will win between 267 and 350 seats in India’s 543-seat parliament, with most well above the 272-seat …
    • Global set-up is very scary, Indian market is expensive but I am fully invested: Manish Chokhani, Enam 20 May 2019 12:19 I wish more of Indians were invested in equity markets because if 50% of India is owned by the owners of businesses, 20-25% is owned by foreigners. Where are the Indians in the ownership hierarchy, said Manish Chokhani, Director, Enam Holdings, in an …
    • 50 Years Later, Panther Murder Echoes 20 May 2019 11:59 Fifty years ago today, Black Panthers took a man they had tortured in this basement room, drove him to a swamp, and shot him dead —  thrusting New Haven into a national confrontation over race and justice still resonates today. The basement is in unit B13 …
    • Forget Exit Polls, Liberals Must Explain Why Modi Is No.1 For Poor 20 May 2019 11:56 Let's start with a health warning: The exit polls could be wrong. But even Prime Minister Narendra Modi's worst critics concede he will win at least 200-odd seats. This, in itself, is a remarkable feat. A government that has presided over a …
    • I Find Exit Polls Hard To Believe, Will Wait For May 23 20 May 2019 10:17 Until the results are out on May 23, I am not going to believe the numbers given out by exit polls. Not that I believe in the conspiracy theory that the elections are rigged, or that the EVMs have been manipulated. I don't believe this data because the …