Local governments ignore anti-graft body's directive to stop teacher hiring

Kathmandu, Oct. 23 -- The dispute over teacher appointment at the local level has refused to die down, as local governments have started the recruitment process ignoring the directive from the Commiss... Read More

13 underprivileged kids from Bodh Gaya headed for France for classes

India, Oct. 23 -- As many as 13 children, including seven girls, are now all set to leave for France to learn French there. All these children have already learnt the basics of the French language he... Read More

Blackout Round 2? Californians brace for possible outage

Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- San Francisco, OCT 23 (AP/UNB) - Hundreds of thousands of Northern California residents braced for another possible power outage as the state's largest utility warned that a ret... Read More

Valley locals are turning to gods to combat littering and urination

Kathmandu, Oct. 23 -- Just five years ago, Thapathali's Panchayan Marg was a foul garbage dump-the entire road lined with stinking trash. Frustrated and disgusted, locals put up a sign that forbade th... Read More

Canada's Trudeau wins re-election but faces a divided nation

Toronto, Oct. 23 -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau begins his second term facing an increasingly divided Parliament and country, with his rock-star appeal from four years ago diminished by scandal and ... Read More

Theatre in Odisha & Anant Mahapatra

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 23 -- By Charudutta Panigrahi Anant Mahapatra is the renaissance Man of Odia Theatre. 2019 onwards he is Dr Anant Mahapatra with an honorary doctorate conferred on him by Ravenshaw ... Read More

SSC CGL 2019 notification released at ssc.nic.in, read details here

India, Oct. 23 -- The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) on Wednesday issued the notification for Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Examination 2019. The application process has begun and the last date for ... Read More

Makerere suspends two students for protesting tuition increment

Uganda, Oct. 23 -- Makerere University management has suspended two students for protesting the 15 percent tuition increment. At least 20 students were Tuesday arrested for attempting to march to the... Read More

IIT Bhubaneswar student falls from campus building, dies

Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Oct. 23 -- : A second-year student of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar fell from a campus building and succumbed to his injuries in hospital, police said on Wedn... Read More

Tipu Sultan's name should be removed from history books: Karnataka MLA Appachu Ranjan

Bengaluru (Karnataka), Oct. 23 -- : Madikeri MLA and BJP leader Appachu Ranjan has written to Education Minister S Suresh Kumar which has a proposal to strike off references to Tipu Sultan from histor... Read More