Tag Archives: Notice

BITS-Pilani, TIFR, NMIMS Off Campuses Illegal, Says UGC Asking Immediate Shutdown

The University Grants Commission in a shocking move has named the off-campuses of famous deemed universities like BITS, Pilani, and NMIMS management institutes set up in off-campuses as illegal and asked them to be shut down immediately, which may put more than 10,000 student’s future in jeopardy. The 10 higher education institutions named by the UGC include Tata Institute of ...

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A one-rupee mystery at National Insurance Company notices

By V. Jagannathan   Chennai, April 12 : Policyholders and agents of government owned National Insurance Company Ltd. are facing what they call as the one-rupee mystery', orRe.1 conundrum’, say agents and company officials. “A difference of Re.1 pops up between the premium mentioned in the company’s renewal notice and the one that appears on the cashier’s screen after feeding the ...

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NHRC sends notice to Telangana over child labourers in bangle-making industry

The NHRC has sought a report from the Telanagana government on the rehabilitation of around 220 children who were recently rescued from bangle making factories in Hyderabad and surrounding areas. Taking suo motu cognisance of a media report that the children, including girls aged between 12 and 16 years from different parts of Bihar, were being made to work for ...

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‘PK’ goes ‘Lingaa’ way to court amid allegations of plagiarism

One month after the release of Aamir Khan-starrer ‘PK’, a case of plagiarism has been filed against the directors and producers of the film alleging that they have stolen characters, plot and godmen scenes from a Hindi novel “Farishta” published in 2013. “The film’s producer, actor and scriptwriter have stolen the characters, expression of ideas, scenes (sequences) from my novel ...

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