Monthly Archives: June 2012

Pakistan kids taught ‘A’ for Allah, ‘B’ for ‘bandook’ – India


24 june 2012 Pak kids taught ‘A’ for Allah, ‘B’ for ‘bandook’   London: Citing stark examples from school curriculum, a prominent Islamabad-based scholar has said that extreme religious and anti-India views fed into children in schools reinforced the cycle of … Continue reading

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APJ Kalam prefers teaching to becoming President – India


21 june 2012 APJ Kalam prefers teaching to becoming President BANGALORE: “Before becoming the President, I was a teacher. After my term, I became a teacher again. I always loved being a teacher.” That’s APJ Abdul Kalam chatting with students … Continue reading

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India’s requests to remove online content shoot up: Google – India


18 june 2012 India’s requests to remove online content shoot up: Google   New York: Internet giant Google has said it has logged 255 instances of India asking for online content censorship, marking a sharp rise of 49 per cent in … Continue reading

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Nik Wallenda, first man to complete 1800-feet tightrope walk across Niagara Falls- India


16 june 2012 Nik Wallenda, first man to complete 1800-feet tightrope walk across Niagara Falls   Ontario, Canada: Daredevil Nik Wallenda became the first person to walk on a tightrope across the Niagara Falls, taking steady, measured steps Friday night for … Continue reading

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Jinnah’s 1947 speech not with us: AIR – India


14 june 2012 NEW DELHI: India does not have a recording of M A Jinnah’s 1947 “secular speech” according to state-run All India Radio. The hunt for the elusive speech in which Pakistan’s founder expressed his support for a secular … Continue reading

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Elinor Ostrom, only woman to get Nobel Prize for economics dies – India


12  june  2012 Elinor Ostrom, only woman to get Nobel Prize for economics dies   Elinor Ostrom, an Indiana University political scientist who is the only woman to have been awarded a Nobel Prize in economics, died Tuesday. She was … Continue reading

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India – Pakistan Defence Secretary-level talks on crucial Siachen issue begin today – India


10 june 2012 Indo-Pak Defence Secretary-level talks on crucial Siachen issue begin today   Islamabad: Defence Secretaries of India and Pakistan will begin two-day talks on the Siachen issue in Islamabad today. The talks come at the backdrop of demands in … Continue reading

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