Daily Archives: September 14, 2014

Madrasas are teaching terrorism: BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj

Days after he was allegedly caught on camera for hate remarks, BJP MP from Uttar Pradesh Swami Sakshi Maharaj was at it again. "Why are there different codes for Madrasas and schools? Madrasas should also teach the same things rather than teach terrorism," Maharaj has told ANI.

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Sharjah to woo Indian tourists

After a successful campaign in Europe, the UAE emirate Sharjah will launch an India Road Show Sep 15-22 to woo tourists. The 2014 road show in India is being hosted by the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority in cooperation with Air Arabia airline and Sharjah's hotel and tourism industry.

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HRD minister Smriti Irani plans higher education overhaul

In a bid to create uniformity among central universities, HRD ministry has decided to frame guidelines for common admission, common curriculum, student and faculty mobility as well as a national system of credit transfers. It has also been decided to evolve a national ranking system of central universities.

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