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Quality edu & good researches are need of hour : Naik

Lucknow, Jun 18 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has stressed on quality education and good researches in educational sector.

Addressing the gathering here on Tuesday, Mr Naik said efforts must be made to harness commercialization of education sector. He said human angle should always be followed to provide education to bright and fertile brains from poor background.

Mr Naik said higher education in state universities was improving day by day. He said after taking charge of chancellor of state universities on July 22, 2014 he ensured that educational schedule should be followed properly.

He said only 40 per cent female students were proceeding for higher education earlier while this percentage rose to 51 in 2017-18 session and 56 in 2018-19 session. He said it is a good sign for women empowerment but scope of improvement is always there.

UP governor said vacant posts should be filled soon for quality education and upliftment of educational level. He said initiatives were taken to conduct cheating free exams which will further improve education quality.

He also honoured some student as well as educationists for their contribution in education sector. He said honesty is key to making better education environment.
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Workshop on rain water harvesting system at KCET:Dr Joshi

20 Jul 2019 | 5:13 PM

Amritsar, Jul 20 (UNI) Renowned hydro geologist Dr Amar Joshi on Saturday urged the people to make the rain water harvesting a movement.

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Effectively lose fat with bariatric surgery: Dr Amit

20 Jul 2019 | 5:07 PM

Moga, Jul 20 (UNI) If the eating habits are not altered and regular exercising not included in the daily routine, by the year 2025 India will have over 17 million obese children earning it the dubious distinction of being the second most obese nation, Dr Amit Garg, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Mohali said on Saturday.

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MP CM fecilitates Guv-designate

20 Jul 2019 | 5:06 PM

Bhopal, July 20 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath extended his congratulations on Saturday to Mr Lalji Tandon on the occasion of the latter's appointment as this state's Governor.

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J&K will soon be 'terrorism free': Rajnath Singh

20 Jul 2019 | 5:06 PM

Jammu, Jul 20 (UNI) Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that the state of Jammu and Kashmir will soon be 'terrorism free'.

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Din in MP House over Priyanka issue

20 Jul 2019 | 5:05 PM

Bhopal, July 20 (UNI) The Madhya Pradesh Assembly witnessed a brief adjournment on Saturday owing to pandemonium over the taking into custody of Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in Uttar Pradesh.

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