Daily Archive: February 11, 2018

Some people are radicalising the cyber space with the use of technology

Some people are radicalising the cyber space with the use of technology:
PM Modi says at the World Government SummitTechnology has empowered common man via minimum government, maximum governance.
In E-governance, E stands for effective, efficient, easy, empower, and equity:
Modi We must make technology a means of development, not a means of destruction:
PM Modi In terms of technology, a desert has been transformed…It’s a miracle, says PM Modi, citing Dubai as an example for the world It is a matter of pride for not only me but also the 125 crore people of India that I have been called as the Chief Guest at the World Government Summit: PM Narendra Modi.
Source: PTI

Separate cell for street children needed, say gender

Panaji, Feb 11 (PTI) There are an estimated four crore street children in India, and a separate ministry for children and a special cell for street children were among the recommendations of participants at the ‘Difficult Dialogues’ conference on gender currently on here.

Surina Narula, CEO of Difficult Dialogues, said the definition of street children was “street connected’ and need not be homeless and orphans.

UP CM bats for simplifying board exams after 10 lakh students fail to turn up

After more than 10 lakh students skipped the 2018 Class X and Class XII board exams that commenced on February 6 in Uttar Pradesh, the state chief minister Yogi Adityanath stressed the need to think of “further simplifying” the examinations. Earlier, to keep a check on fraudulent practices in examinations

All schools will be linked to ‘digital boards’: Kushwaha

The Union Government has decided to connect all schools in India with “digital boards” and has been pushing the scheme at 25 Kendriya Vidyalayas under a pilot project, Union minister Upendra Kushwaha has said.
“Tablets have been provided to the 25 schools where the project has been launched under Operation Digital Blackboard,” the minister of state for human resource development said.
During the initial phase, schools will be equipped with “smart boards” and the Central Advisory Board of Education has given its approval for it during a recent meeting, he said.

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor cooks for PM Modi in UAE – Here’s what he prepares

New Delhi: Popular chef Sanjeev Kapoor says he feels honoured and privileged to cook for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on an invitation from the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohamed bin Zayed.

Kapoor on Sunday shared a series of photographs along with Modi and captioned it: “Absolute honour and privilege to cook for our Narendra Modi on invitation from Crown Prince of UAE. My respect for both these great leaders grows more and more.”

Snowfall in high altitude areas of #HimachalPradesh

Shimla, Feb 11 (PTI) The high altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh received mild snowfall today while strong icy winds swept the region.

The Met office here has warned of heavy rains or snow at isolated places in mid and higher hills tomorrow. It has predicted rainfall and snow in the region over next six days barring February 16 as a western disturbance lies over the Himalayan region.