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'3 in 1,000 get treated by angioplasty in India'

Three out of 1,000 patients with coronary heart diseases get treated with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention also called Angioplasty, says a survey by National Interventional Council (NIC) on Wednesday.

Alipore zoo to get nature interpretation centre soon

The city's Alipore zoo, India's oldest formally stated zoological park, will soon get a nature interpretation centre (NIC) to help visitors, especially children, get closer to nature.

Don't question patriotism of students, says Irani

Dismissing concerns that students were being radicalised in certain educational institutions, HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday said students are "sensitive" and their patriotism should not be questioned.

Govt asks ministries, departments to shun use of private email services

The government has asked all central and state departments and ministries to stop using private email services for official communication and instead use indigenous services provided by NIC, to prevent "misuse" or "leakage" of classified data.

Use social media, but exercise caution: Home ministry to officials

The Narendra Modi government may have been encouraging its officials to use social media in disseminating information about its policies and programmes, but it also wants them to exercise caution in view of the heightened threat of cyber snooping.

Looking into unauthorised digital certificates issue: Govt

The government today said it is looking into the matter raised by tech giants Google and Microsoft which have said that the National Informatics Centre (NIC) has issued unauthorised digital certificates.

Looking into unauthorised digital certificates issue: Govt

Digital certificate is like an electronic passport that allows a person, computer or organisation to securely exchange information over the Internet.

Sam Pitroda inaugurates innovation hub at Science Centre

Adviser to the Prime Minister on public information and chairman of National Innovation Council (NIC) Sam Pitroda today inaugurated the Delhi centre of Innovation Hub at National Science Centre.

NIC meet`s sub-text appeared to be Lok Sabha polls: BJP

BJP on Wednesday said though the recent National Integration Council Meeting was held in the wake of communal riots in Muzaffarnagar and Kishtwar, the conclave`s sub-text appeared to be the next Lok Sabha elections and the linking of Narendra Modi to the violence "defied logic".

Will soon bring in anti-communal violence bill: Shinde

The government would soon bring an anti-communal violence bill, Home Minister Sushulkumar Shinde said Monday.

NIC condemns all forms of violence, sexual abuse of women

NIC on Monday condemned all forms of violence intended to disturb communal harmony and resolved to take immediate action against those involved in it.

Lalu says Modi skipped NIC meet fearing uncomfortable questions

RJD`s Lalu Prasad Yadav took on Gujarat CM and BJP`s Narendra Modi for skipping the National Integration Council (NIC) meet, claiming that the latter was avoiding some `uncomfortable questions.`

JPC`s Monday meeting put off

The crucial sitting of the Joint Parliamentary Committee slated to be held on Monday to adopt its controversial draft report on 2G scam has been postponed in view of the National Integration Council (NIC) meeting.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Centre calls NIC meet on Sept 23

A meeting of the National Integration Council (NIC) has been called on September 23, by the Center to discuss how to combat communalism and casteism in the wake of the Muzaffarnagar riots which claimed at least 40 lives.

Govt may ban use of Gmail, Yahoo in official communications

Wary of cyber snooping, the government may ban use of e-mail services like Gmail and Yahoo for official communications so as to safeguard its critical data.

Many govt websites down due to glitch in NIC serve

Websites of various ministries and state-run departments are down since late morning today due to a technical glitch in the server of NIC.

Many govt websites down due to glitch in NIC server

Websites of various ministries and state-run departments are down since late morning today due to a technical glitch in the server of NIC, the agency which handles IT functions of the government.

`China`s neighbours concerned about its rising power`

China`s neighbours want strong economic and cooperative relations with it, but they all are concerned about Beijing`s rising power, a top American intelligence official has said.