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Amarnath yatra's pratham pujan held near Pahalgam

The 'pratham pujan' which marks the beginning of the annual pilgrimage to the Himalayan cave shrine of Amarnath was held on Wednesday at Panjtarni, on the Pahalgam-cave shrine trek. \\n"To invoke......

Pratham USA wins Kravis leadership award

Pratham USA, which aims to educate India's underprivileged children through awareness programs about illiteracy, was awarded the 2010 Henry R Kravis Prize in Leadership last week.The $250,000......

West Coast Pratham fundraisers rake in $1 mn

Fundraising dinner galas by three chapters of Pratham on the West Coast recently raised more than $1 million for the social service agency's education projects for disadvantaged children in......

Educating India, one village at a time

A team from Pratham had arrived at a village in Uttar Pradesh to assess if the children could read, but the village head was dismissive. Lying shirtless on his cot, he told them all children in the......

A campaign to promote literacy in India

Pratham USA, the United States arm of Pratham, an international social service network that promotes literacy in India, will launch in April an eight-month campaign to raise awareness among the......

Pratham to honour Amartya Sen

Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen has been selected as the recipient of the second annual Pratham USA Award for Outstanding Service in education, the non-profit organisation announced recently. The award......

Gates, Hewlett earmark $9.1 mn for Indian kids

The William and Flora Hewlett and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundations announced a $9.1 million grant for Pratham, a non-profit organisation, recently to help 60 million children in India get added......

PrathamUK raises £1 mn for literacy drive in India

PrathamUK, the London-based arm of India's leading educational charity, has crossed the 1 millionmark in fund-raising efforts dedicated to eradicating illiteracy in India by 2010.In its latest......

What stops India from being a superpower? Poor education

A nation touted at places like the World Economic Forum in Davos a few years ago as an economic superpower in the making is only just beginning to address the problem that only 27 per cent of......

Code for India: A venture designed to help Indians

On the occasion of India's 67th Independence Day, Karl Mehta, venture capitalist and Silicon Valley technology entrepreneur, launched a unique initiative designed to get techies to volunteer their......

Waheeda lauds film industry

Actress Waheeda Rehmanpraised her colleagues in the Indian film industry for helping her with the educational charity, Pratham, whichis committed to raising literacy levels amongschool children......

Anupam Kher's new role

Anupam Kher tells us about his new role. And no, it's not a filmi one.Anupam Kher, whose career spans nearly 400 films and over 100 plays, has been appointed the goodwill ambassador of the Pratham......

Review: Don't miss Love Guru

Prashanth's directorial debut Love Guru can be described as a 'super cool' Kannada film, which breathes freshness from the start till the very end. Though there is nothing unusual about the story,......

Slumdog gets help from friends

As much as the Oscar voters loved Slumdog Millionaire, the film could not have won eight Oscars including the best picture and best director nods had it not been a consistent box-office performer,......

Scare factor: Maybe. Cheese factor: Plenty

So this is the dope on Ektaa Kapoor's latest offering, Krishna Cottage: The film beginswith Professor Das (Raj Zutshi) launching his book Kahi Ankahi Batein and presenting a copy to the college.......

Spotted: Tendulkar and Harbhajan on the flight

Reader Pranay Nigotiya sent us this photograph. 'I, with my son Pratham, wife Kinnary and sister Neha met the God of Cricket - Sachin Tendulkar and Harbhajan Singh on the Jet......

Cairns bats for underprivileged kids

In 1995, India was introduced to a wild Chris Cairns. The hugely talented, rebellious son of former cricketer Lance Cairns was constantly disdainful of the team management.On the eve of New......

English players head to the 'high' seas

It looked more like a home win for England.There were a group of fans wearing Collingwood t-shirts, a youngster with the Panesar label, people sporting the different English cricket jerseys and......
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Q. Kya AAP waale dulhaniya le jayenge 2014 mein ?
Syed Ilyas:  A.  more

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Q. india jeeta huwa match haar gayi ...kya ishant shrama ki vajah se....?
Shekhar Sinha:  A. UNKA PRATHAM TARGETE TO CONGRESS HAI YE SIDHHA HO GAYA HAI BECHARE 8 PAR AA GAYE ABHI BHARAT BHAR 100KE ANDAR CONGRESS KO NIGAL DENGE.,,,,,,,,,,, DUNIYAKA BAD ME DEKHENGE more

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Q. koi bhajan yaad hai kya aapko?
PSA:  A. ishant shrama KO AAJ KYON KHILAYA YAHI PRATHAM ASHCHARY KA VISHYA HAI. more

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Q. AAJ ASARAM BAAPU KE ASRAM BAHUT JAGAH TODE JAA RAHE HAI , ACHHA HAI ,,KAL YA KUCH SAMAY KE BAAD DOODH KA DOODH PANI KA PANI HO JAEGA , AGAR ASARAMBAPUJI ACHHE HAI TO COURT ME SABIT HO JAEGA NAHI TO ZOOTKO TO MITNA HI HAI , RAHI BAAT ATIKRAMAN KI JAGAH KE ASRAM PAR SAB KO SABAK MILEGA COMMENT
Ravindra Ravindra.Mogre:  A. Raghupati raghav rajaram........chup chup meera roye, dard na jaane koyi.......radhey radhey japo chale aayengey bihari.........Shubh din pratham...... more

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  Web results for Pratham
Maharashtra State Commission for Protection of Child Rights

The state, through its district-level task forces, has rescued over 5,000 child labourers of which 3,262 have been handed over to their parents... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-invoke-stricter-ipc-sections-against-those-who-employ-children-maharashtra-state-commission-for-protection-of-child-rights-1981384
Education startups eye big business in rural schools

PUNE: Providing educational services to low income communities is proving to be good business for several startups that are launching innovative... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/emerging-businesses/startups/education-startups-eye-big-business-in-rural-schools/articleshow/34127330.cms
An agenda for school education

While school education is largely a state government subject, the centre can do a lot to create an enabling environment for government and private... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/RDm6cey8mczcZNjsYr1ZKL/An-agenda-for-school-education.html
Scripting real change

Trishya Screwvala's search for a good story she could translate on reel spun instead a script on her life, casting the filmmaker as a social... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-scripting-real-change-1980095
Study

Sometimes, a shard of reality can raise serious doubts about what looks like a grand feat. A small study of water samples from urban and rural... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/environment/pollution/42-of-urban-60-of-rural-indian-houses-getting-contaminated-water-study/articleshow/33978229.cms

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