22 Nov 2014
Hyderabad: Uganda has sought India's help in setting up a police training academy in that country, a senior official said here on Saturday. Speaking at the 'Youth Conclave' organised by Young Indians, a part of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) here, Director of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (SVPNPA) Aruna Bahuguna said, "Uganda has requested us to come and help them in setting up their police academy."
20 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Star Indian woman boxer MC Mary Kom on Thursday received Rs 5 lakh for setting up a boxing academy in her native state of Manipur from a private insurance company through its initiative "Need for Champions".
12 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Minorities Affairs ministry on Tuesday launched the Maulana Azad National Academy for Skills (MANAS) to impart training to youths in light of the stress laid by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on skill development.
27 Sep 2014
Ahmedabad: The National Cadet Corps (NCC) Leadership Academy, having a capacity to train 700 cadets at a time, was inaugurated by Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel in Narmada district.
11 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Indian cricketers Yusuf and Irfan Pathan on Thursday launched their dream venture Cricket Academy of Pathans, which will start functioning from next month-end in their home town Baroda.
11 Sep 2014
Mumbai: After extending support to the Jaipur franchise of Pro-Kabaddi, actor Abhishek Bachchan apparently has plans to start a kabaddi academy in the city.
26 Oct 2014
London: Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have successfully grown new blood vessels in two young children from just two tablespoons of blood in a flat seven days. The vein that goes from the gastrointestinal tract to the liver was missing in the children and the novel transplants were performed in 2012 at Sahlgrenska University Hospital.
20 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra was honoured with Smita Patil Memorial Award at the 30th Anniversary Priyadarshini Global Awards held at the Trident in Mumbai.
14 Sep 2014
New Delhi: National badminton coach Pullela Gopichand is all set to expand his network of coaching facilities by opening an academy in Rajasthan next month.