Teachers in Lucknow Protest Against New Book on Sex Education
School teachers in Lucknow
have reacted strongly against a new syllabus book incorporating sex education, by burning its copies .
The protest comes even as the State Government issued an order asking the books be recalled, until the 'offensive' portions are amended, following earlier protes...
Dengue on the Rise in Lucknow
The dengue virus appears to be fast engulfing Uttar Pradesh's capital with 20 cases detected Saturday and 17 Friday.
"Of the 31 dengue-positive cases admitted to various government hospitals in the state's 32 affected districts,// 20 were from Lucknow
alone," V.S. Nigam, the spokesman of the s...
Excellence in Supply Chain and Manufacturing Recognized at Frost & Sullivan's India Manufacturing Excellence Awards 2008
Gold Award Recipients
Automotive: Automotive Ancillaries:
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Engines Unit-II, Ranipet
Dr. Ravi Nanda Joins OrthoSynetics(TM) as Strategic Consultant
Society and the Edward H. Angle Society. He also is a Diplomate of the
American Board of Orthodontics.
Dr. Nanda received his dental training from lucknow
in 1964. He received his orthodontic training first at Lucknow, India and
then from Nymegen, The Netherlands and the University of C...
Dr. Inder Verma named recipient of 2008 Vilcek Prize in biomedical science
...'s leading authorities on the development and use of engineered viruses for gene therapy. Dr. Verma was born in India, received a master's degree from lucknow
University, and a Ph.D. from The Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovoth, Israel. After postdoctoral study at MIT in the laboratory of the Nobel lau...
UNT Health Science Center Appoints Eight New Faculty Members
...d a doctorate in chemistry, a Master of Science degree in
organic chemistry, and a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry, all from
the University of lucknow
Rajendra Sharma, a member of Yogesh Awasthi's research team, has been
added as a research associate professor of molecular biology and
UP Plans to Plant Ten Million Saplings on a Single Day
...her in the cap for the department. "Agra particularly needs to take a more active interest in afforestation efforts," he added.
The target for lucknow
division is one million saplings; for Faizabad division 1.3 million and for Meerut division 557,000 saplings.
Yadav said it would be one of th...
North India Reels Under Heat Wave
...y temperatures with no rain in sight till early next week," the official told IANS.
While Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh recorded 45 degrees Celsius, lucknow
was 44 degrees. Jaipur saw the mercury cross 43 degrees while Hissar in Haryana recorded a maximum of 45 degrees.
Jammu recorded a whopping 44...
Heartburn Shadowing Modern India
...revalence of heartburn was as high as 82 per cent in Delhi, known for its spicy chaats, Bhopal reported a 71 per cent prevalence, Kolkata 68 per cent, lucknow
(65 per cent), Mumbai (75 per cent), Chennai (66 per cent), Ahmedabad (68 per cent) and Hyderabad (72 per cent).
"Food related problems constitute...
Child Dies After Meal, Vitamin Dose
...school in Chitwapur locality.
One of the sick children is in serious condition and has been put on ventilator. The others are on way to recovery, lucknow
Chief Medical Officer K.K. Singh told IANS Saturday.
"One child's condition was deteriorating. He is on the ventilator and we are hopeful of savin...