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Budget 2020: Three areas budget must focus on to revive economic growth

India, Jan. 29 -- The forthcoming Budget will be presented at a time when India's economic growth is expected to be 5%, the lowest since 2008-09. The situation is even worse if one looks at nominal gr... Read More


Visva-Bharati expels from hostel student who shot VC's Republic Day speech

India, Jan. 29 -- Visva-Bharati University authorities on Tuesday expelled a student from its hostel for shooting and circulating a video of a speech by vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakraborty in which he ... Read More


Student outfit denied permission for seminar on CAA, NRC at Panjab University department

Chandigarh, Jan. 29 -- Panjab University on Tuesday denied permission to students affiliated to the left-leaning group Students For Society (SFS) to hold a seminar on the Citizenship Amendment Act (CA... Read More


Bangladesh not sending experts to China amid coronavirus outbreak

Dhaka, Jan. 29 -- Zahid Maleque was discussing the government's preparations to tackle the situation with reporters at the Secretariat in Dhaka on Tuesday as the new virus claimed more than 100 lives ... Read More


311 autos impounded in Chandigarh for plying without permits

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 29 -- In a bid to crack down on autos running without permits, the traffic police launched a special drive in the city on Monday, which continued till Tuesday evening, and impounded 3... Read More


Min: Events at edu institutes must start with national anthem

Mumbai, Jan. 29 -- The cultural events at colleges and universities must start with the national anthem, said newly-appointed state higher and technical education minister Uday Samant on Tuesday. He ... Read More


WB Guv leaves CU convocation amid students' stir

Kolkata, Jan. 29 -- Much as it happened at Jadavpur University, Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was on Tuesday prevented by agitating students from attending the convocation ceremony of the Calcutta ... Read More


'Rang-Smriti' National Art Camp kicks-off

Bokaro, Jan. 29 -- Aiming to give a free rein to aesthetic sense among the students and to commemorate the 150 birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, four days 'Rang-Smriti' National Art Camp and Exhibi... Read More


Poultry culling begins; 12 teams formed

BHUBANESWAR, Jan. 29 -- Following detection of avian influenza or bird flu in the poultry farm of the Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) here, culling of chicken began on Tuesday. ... Read More


Rs 13.30 crore sanctioned to facilitate 38 sports complexes run by Tribal Welfare Department

Bhopal, Jan. 29 -- An amount of Rs 13.30 crore has been sanctioned to facilitate 38 sports complexes run by Tribal Welfare Department in tribal areas. Rs 35 lakh has been sanctioned to each campus. Ca... Read More