Monthly Archives: October 2017

Future of higher education lies in stress free environment; Educationist

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Quantum Global Campus, IIT Roorkee and Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) came together to discuss the ‘Higher education emerging in India: – Factors of the Future’. The seminar was organized by the leading management and engineering institute, Quantum Global Campus Roorkee. It was attended by 75 principals of CBSE schools in Dehradun, Saharanpur, Roorkee, Rishikesh and Muzaffarnagar. CBSE Regional ...

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Saudi Arabia’s latest citizen: A robot


In a landmark decision, Saudi Arabia became the first country to grant citizenship to a robot. The machine has been identified as Sophia the Humanoid, and she is supposed to bear a resemblance to American actress and activist Audrey Hepburn. “I am very honoured and proud for this unique distinction,” Sophia said in an interview with moderator Andrew Ross Sorkin, ...

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Modi has killed country’s economy, unleashed tsunami: Rahul Gandhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has “killed” the country’s economy by firing “double tap” shots of note ban and GST into it, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi yesterday said and asserted that only someone with “a very big chest but a very small heart” could do this. The Goods and Services Tax was “flawed” and had unleashed a “tsunami of tax ...

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PM asks IAS trainee to do research on governance issue

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Thursday interacted with over 360 Officer Trainees of the 92nd Foundation Course at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie, Uttarakhand. He is at LBSNAA on a two-day visit. On Friday he would practice yoga session with 35 students from the Kendriya Vidyalya located on the campus. ...

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Def Min acknowledges critical capability shortfalls of Navy

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Acknowledging the critical capability shortfalls, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the Navy is facing in ship-borne multi-role helicopters, conventional submarines and mine counter measure vessels, which need urgent redressal to maintain the combat edge of the Navy. She assured them that that these issues were being given due impetus and efforts were in hand to mitigate ...

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A workshop for lawyer on lesbian and gay issues

DAINIK NATION BUREAU A Mumbai based community organisation- The Humsafar Trust in collaboration with the APIC and Dehradun bar association (DBA) has orgnaised a sensitation workshop for lawyers on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT). During workshop they discussed various aspects of sexuality, different terms of LGBT community and violence and harassment faced by members of the community due to ...

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Chhath celebrated in Doon

 forDAINIK NATION BUREAU Chhath puja, which was earlier an important festival of Bihar and eastern UP and now spread across the country, celebrated by offering prayer to setting sun by the devotees across the state. To facilitate the devotees most of the volunteers including Purva sanskritik manch and Bihari Mahasabha and other social welfare were working very hard for the ...

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IAF set to trek sunderdunga glacier

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Indian Air Force is going to trek Sundardunga Glacier. Their eleven warriors will trek the glacier at an altitude of 3880 metres situation at himalayan range. The 102 km trekking expedition will be flagged off by Group Captain S K Sriharsha, Station Commander, Air Force Station Bhowali, on october 28. The 10-days long expedition led by ...

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India is a football country now, says FIFA chief


“India is a football country now,” FIFA president Giani Infantino declared after arriving here to chair the FIFA Council meeting on Friday and attend the U-17 World Cup final. Asked about the successful organistion of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, the 47-year-old clad in a dark suit said: “Thank you very much all the Indians. That’s most important. It’s a ...

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No dearth of talent in UK; Gov

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Governor Dr KK Paul on Thursday has categorically said that state is full of sports talent and it needs to be groomed. we can groom them by providing proper platform to the.  Currently Olympian Manish Rawat has become a role model for the youngsters of the State. he expressed these views after inaugurating the Inter-University sports ...

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