Supreme Court Quashed Reservation Quotas For PG Medical Courses
In a relief to the anti-quota camp, the Supreme Court Friday reversed an earlier order directing the government to reserve 10 percent seats on an all-India basis// for scheduled castes and scheduled tribes candidates in post-graduate medical courses for the 2006-07 academic year.
A bench of ju...
Doctors Urge Government To Roll Back Quotas
Doctors in Delhi who are participating in the anti-reservation protest have stated that they will not call back the strike// until the Government rolls back plans for reservation of seats in educational institutions. Nearly 90 doctors have collapsed and nearly 300 have been provided with terminatio...
First Formal Protest by Medical Students against Quotas
The medical students in Patna for the first time organized a rally from medical college campus to Kargil chowk in Patna without caring about the scorching heat.// The main aim of the protest is to condemn the government’s move to increase OBC quotas
in educational institutions. Students and intern...
Photos: New Image Survey Reveals 'Perception Is Reality' When It Comes to Teenagers With Acne
...dults age 18+ and one with a sample of N=1,006 teens age 13-17. Both groups took the survey which was fielded between April 10th and April 24th, 2009. quotas
were set to ensure reliable and accurate representation of each audience.
As part of the survey, each respondent answered questions about several...
MassMutual Survey: Female Cancer Survivors Better Prepared Financially Than Other Women For Life's Unexpected Events
...epresents 20% of US Households), who also had to contribute at least 40% to decisions regarding financial matters in their household to qualify.
were set for the following groups:
Young Affluent Women (30-49) With No Kids
Affluent Women With Kids <19 Years Old
Feeding Feelings: Survey Reveals Americans Are Turning to Junk Food When Stressed
...isfaction Survey was conducted by Kelton Research between February 10 and February 23, 2009 using Random Digit Dialing of listed and unlisted numbers. quotas
were set to ensure reliable and accurate representation of the total U.S. population ages 18 and over. More than 1,000 people were surveyed. Results o...
Do Fad Diets Really Work?
...arch conducted the phone survey between March 17 and March 23, 2009. Results were collected from a random sample of 516 women ages eighteen and older. quotas
are set to ensure reliable and accurate representation of the total U.S.
(2) Fulgoni V. 2008. High-fructose corn syrup: everything you...
Survey: Americans' Love for Financial Security Taking Precedence over Traditional Romance This Valentine's Day
...ecember 15 2008. The survey was fielded to 1,000 nationally representative Americans ages 18 and older using an email invitation and an online survey. quotas
are set to ensure reliable and accurate representation of the total U.S. population ages 18 and over.
The Life and Health Found...
No Trick to Halloween Sweet Treats
...25, 2008 using an email invitation and an online survey. Results were collected from a random sample of 400 mothers ages eighteen and older. quotas
are set to ensure reliable and accurate representation of the total U.S. population.
Medical Spa Consulting from Best Medspa in America to Provide Advanced Medical Spa Education at Medspa Conference in Orlando, FL
...hnology that isn't safe, effective and consistent won't bring back clients," Law continues. "I am also astonished by those who suggest sales quotas
and commission only compensation for staff. This will not work long term, period."
In 2003, http://www.bluewaterspa.com/index.html [Raleig...
Quotas in Biological News
New CITES quotas allow more caviar export, further jeopardize endangered sturgeon
In a decision that could jeopardize already imperiled sturgeons, more caviar will be exported from Caspian Sea and Amur River states this year as a result of unacceptably permissive new trade quotas
announced Thursday by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES). Most stu...
CITES caviar export quotas remain steady for beluga sturgeon despite threat of extinction
NEW YORK CITY- The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) announced trade quotas
governing the export of wild sturgeon and their prized caviar eggs from the Caspian Sea. The Pew Institute for Ocean Science has analyzed the quotas, which are re-set each year, and has determ...
New hope for fisheries
...s emphasize that a range of management solutions are available to help rebuild fish stocks. They found that a combination of approaches, such as catch quotas
and community management coupled with strategically placed fishing closures, ocean zoning, selective fishing gear and economic incentives, offer promi...
Global curbs on overfishing are beginning to work
These intensive efforts involved cooperation between fishery scientists, managers and industry. Management measures included catch quotas
coupled with strategically placed fishing closures, ocean zoning, selective fishing gear, community co-management and economic incentives (such as ind...
Policy transparency key to saving world's fisheries
... scientific advice to reduce them."
"A similar situation occurs with the quotas
for bluefin tuna in the Mediterranean," explains Safina. "In this case, concerns about the collapse of this stock have led scientists to recommend quotas
that have been almost doubled due to strong pressures in the process of pol...
U of Minnesota-led study finds that hunters are depleting lion and cougar populations
...killed by hunters over the past 15 to 25 years in Africa and the western United States. The analysis suggested that management agencies often adjusted quotas
to control rather than conserve the big cats in areas where humans or livestock were threatened.
Sport hunting takes a significant toll on these ...
Swiss Initiative in Systems Biology launches new projects
...jects will be financed for the next four years, and research activities will start later this year.
With the present decision, the major financing quotas
of SystemsX.ch for the period of 2008-2011 have been allocated. In 2008, eight RTD projects have been approved with a total budget of 45 Million Franc...
Gene exchange common among sex-manipulating bacteria
...ia the female's eggs from one generation to the next and manipulate the sex quotas
among the infected animals so that more females are produced in the populat...he genome in the host cell and that they now use them to manipulate the sex quotas
among the insects.
"With the help of viruses, these bacteria exchange ge...
New tracking tags are providing fish-eye views of ways to manage depressed fisheries
...a originating in the Gulf of Mexico, Greene said. New strategies must account for mixing stocks, since fishing in the eastern basin
has undermined the quotas
and recovery plans for the western basin stock.
With regard to Pacific salmon, fishery managers have assumed that juveniles traveling from spawning...
UNH researchers studying spiny dogfish, Gulf of Maine's mini shark
... with so many of the three-foot-long sharks that the yellow-eyed creatures are often considered a nuisance. However, fishery management plans have set quotas
to limit the harvest of dogfish to 3,000 pounds per trip in state waters due to concerns by scientists that the species could easily be overfished. Th...
Quotas in Biological Technology
Quota-Based Compensation Plans Outpace Ranking Plans
...l at ZS and the lead on the IPR
survey, says incentive management teams must first identify the most
appropriate metrics and use those measures to set quotas
that account for
the different earning opportunities that occur across varied territories.
"In our experience, we have found that very few companies...
Fiserv reports stronger earnings and revenues
...her than last year at this time, and 10 percent above its year-to-date plan, according to Dave DeClark, head of investor relations. DeClark said these quotas
will take time to convert into visible revenues, but added, "We had a very strong half of the year in new sales."
DeClark also cited forthcoming h...
H-1B jobs: Where is the shortage of skilled workers?
... H-1B job quotas
are being talked about again, but do we really need to look outside our borders for workers at this point? Are H-1B workers better educated, better wo...