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Shri Narendra Modi addresses Hindustan Times Leadership Summit
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Leadership Instincts
December 06, 2019 Friday 12:44:19 IST

Shri Narendra Modi addresses Hindustan Times Leadership Summit

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, delivered inaugural address at the 17th Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi today.Prime Minister said that for any society or any country to progress, conversations are important. Conversations lay the foundation for a better future, he added. Prime Minister asserted that Government is working on present challenges and problems with the mantra of  “Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas”.Enumerating several decisions taken by the government, Prime Minister said abrogation of Article 370 has given a new ray of hope to the people of J&K and Ladakh. Muslim women are now free from the practice of Triple Talaq, he said. He also referred to the decision on unauthorized colonies in Delhi, whi

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Leadership Instincts
December 03, 2019 Tuesday 02:13:44 IST
Success Depends Not Just on Passion But Grit and Intelligence too

Success Depends Not Just on Passion But Grit and Intelligence too

Intelligence, grit and physical activity play a major influence in the success of an individual, according to a study done by Angela Duckworth of University of Pennsylvania, researchers at Duke University and United States Military Academy. Angela had studied the dropout rates of trainee cadets at West Point. After an extensive, two-y

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Leadership Instincts
November 29, 2019 Friday 01:26:54 IST
Passion Not Enough to Become Dynamic Leaders

Passion Not Enough to Become Dynamic Leaders

Passion may not be enough to make managers into dynamic leaders, according to Jon M Jachimowicz, Harvard Business School Assistant Professor.He his team did a series of six studies to understand passion at the work place and found that there is more to leadership than just passion for the job. In the first study they examined the

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Leadership Instincts
November 25, 2019 Monday 11:40:31 IST
NCC celebrates its 71st Raising Day

NCC celebrates its 71st Raising Day

The National Cadet Corps (NCC), the largest uniformed youth organisation in the world, is celebrating its 71stRaising Day today.  The celebrations began yesterdaywith Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar and DG NCC Lt Gen Rajeev Choprapaying homage to the martyrs, who made the supreme sacrifice in the service of the nation, at the Na

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Leadership Instincts
November 20, 2019 Wednesday 02:01:00 IST
Need to Create Safe Homes and Safe Neighborhoods

Need to Create Safe Homes and Safe Neighborhoods

There is urgent need to ensure safety for women and children within their homes and create safe neighborhoods in order to protect women and children against violence and abuse said Union Minister of Women and Child Development (WCD) and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, in New Delhi today. She was delivering the keynote address in the 2n

Editor’s Note : Thought for the week

"There is an urgent need to ensure safety for women and children within their homes and create safe neighborhoods in order to protect women and children against violence and abuse," Union Minister of Women and Child Development (WCD) and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani. Quotes

Policy Updates

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Policy Indications
December 06, 2019 Friday 04:03:58 IST
Pairing of private and public schools to boost Ek Bharat -Shreshtha Bharat by PM

Pairing of private and public schools to boost Ek Bharat -Shreshtha Bharat by PM

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed Ekal Vidyalaya Sangathan, Gujarat through Video Message. PM congratulated Ekal Vidyalaya Sangathan for spearheading the ‘Ekal School Abhiyan’ which aims to promote the education among rural and tribal children. He appreciated the Sangathan volunteers for their role in Nation building by im

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Policy Indications
December 06, 2019 Friday 03:51:36 IST
Two-day National Workshop on Preparedness for Heat Wave concludes in Bengaluru

Two-day National Workshop on Preparedness for Heat Wave concludes in Bengaluru

The two-day National Workshop on Preparedness, Mitigation and Management of Heat wave concluded successfully today in Bengaluru with all stakeholders resolving to work towards reducing the adverse effects of Heat Wave in 2020. The workshop was organised by National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), in collaboration with the Government of K

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Science Innovations
December 06, 2019 Friday 02:17:32 IST
WT:Social to Prioritize Latest Content

WT:Social to Prioritize Latest Content

Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia co-founder has launched a new social media platform named WT:Social with a promise not to run advertisements or sell user data. WT:Social will follow a different algorithm compared to its competitors Facebook and Twitter in prioritising news based on currency rather than engagement. He said he was inspired to create WT:S

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Technology Inceptions
December 06, 2019 Friday 12:47:53 IST
Apple16-Inch MacBook Pro with Magic Keyboard

Apple16-Inch MacBook Pro with Magic Keyboard

Apple has unveiled an all-new 16-inch MacBook Pro- the world's best pro notebook-desgined for developers, photographers, film makers, scientists, music products and others. It has a 16-inch Retina Display, the lastest 8-core processors, up to 64 GB memory, next-generation graphics with upto 8 GB of VRAM and a new advanced thermal design.It fea

Best Practices

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Education Information
November 19, 2019 Tuesday 12:59:26 IST
India sent Lakhs of Students to US in 2018-19, Second Largest after China

India sent Lakhs of Students to US in 2018-19, Second Largest after China

India sent more than 2,02,000 students to the US in 2018-19, the second largest after China which for the tenth consecutive year remained the largest source of foreign students in America, according to a report released on Monday.The '2019 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange' said the number of foreign students in the US se

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Education Information
November 18, 2019 Monday 11:25:39 IST
SCHOOL EDUCATION QUALITY INDEX

SCHOOL EDUCATION QUALITY INDEX

#Kerala wins top honours

Welcome to Rajagiri Round Table Conference

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Round Table December 04, 2019 Wednesday 11:11:49 IST
Baby Steps to Learning

Baby Steps to Learning

There was a time when Kindergarten was seen just as a place for teaching a few rhymes and first letters of the alphabet ABCD.. to keep the kids engaged before they start the formal learning by the age of 5 or 6. With more research into neuro science and early learning, it was found that the age of three to six is the most eventful period in a