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Budget hike won’t help education sector: Sibal

kapil sibbal648940 150x150 Budget hike won’t help education sector: SibalThe 24 percent hike in the outlay for education announced in the union budget will not help the sector because what is needed is a change in mindset, Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal said Thursday. “A 24 percent budget hike will not help the education sector. It is not just money allocation that we [...] Continue reading Budget hike won’t help education sector: Sibal

World Bank pledges $129.2 mn for Nepal’s health sector

The World Bank (WB) has approved a $129.2-million aid to Nepal to support the delivery of essential heath services to the poor.
The Second Heath, Nutrition and Population and HIV/AIDS Project approved by the World Bank Wednesday will support the Nepal Health Sector Programme II, the Nepal government’s five year programme (2010-2015), a statement issued by [...] Continue reading World Bank pledges $129.2 mn for Nepal’s health sector

Separate rules for e-waste disposal by May 15: Ramesh

The government will specify by May 15 a separate set of regulations for disposal of e-waste, parliament was informed Monday.
“Disposal of e-waste is becoming an increasingly important challenge for the government. Therefore, there is a need to take more precautionary measures. We will have a separate set of rules for this by May 15,” Minister [...] Continue reading Separate rules for e-waste disposal by May 15: Ramesh