rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Pratham

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Pratham

  News for Pratham

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

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......

2-fold strategy to end child labour in India

The winning of the Nobel peace prize by Kailash Satyarthi, who has spent a lifetime campaigning against child labour, has refocused attention on this scourge. Image: India must eradicate child......

Festive season fails to cheer real estate sector

Delayed project delivery and unrealistically high real estate prices, which developers are unwilling to lower despite piled up inventories, have adversely hit the sector. Every year people look......

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......

Amitabh Bachchan meets his humshakals!

A look at the top 10 tweets from Bollywood celebrities: Amitabh Bachchan resumed shooting for his hit game show Kaun Banega Crorepati after a few days of ill health, and met his......

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,......

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......
  Videos for Pratham
pratham video
pratham video
pratham video
pratham video
pratham video
pratham video
pratham video
pratham video
pratham video

  People speak for pratham

  • QNA
Piaa
Q. Suggest me the best QnA team for the FIFA world cup-2018?
Piaa:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/suggest-me-the-best-qna-team-for-the-fifa-world-cup-2018/27589392/answers/

  Web results for Pratham
Govt Claims Are Far-fetched

THE condition of education in Bihar is not as encouraging as the state government wants us to believe. The government claims that lots of works... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2014/1221_pd/education-bihar-govt-claims-are-far-fetched
Smart Cities, Digital India and Make In India to be the focus of One Globe 2015 knowledge conference

New Delhi : The fourth annual edition of the One Globe knowledge conference will focus on exploring the potential of the bold initiatives announced... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2014/12/17/smart-cities-digital-india-and-make-in-india-to-be-the-focus-of-one-globe-2015-knowledge-conference/
MV International bags overall trophy in Speedball C'ship

Excelsior Sports Correspondent Medal winners of MV International School in Speedball Championship posing for a group photograph. JAMMU, Dec... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/mv-international-bags-overall-trophy-speedball-cship/
40 suspected child labourers from Bihar rescued in Mumbai-bound train

A total of 40 children, suspected to be coming to Mumbai to work as child labourers, were taken into custody by the Railway police in a joint... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/40-suspected-child-labourers-from-bihar-rescued-in-mumbai-bound-train/
Amazon.in spreads festive cheer with Gift a Smile program

In keeping with the festive spirit of spreading cheer,Amazon.in in association withCharities Aid Foundation(CAF) India organized a fulfilled... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-business/amazon-in-spreads-festive-cheer-with-gift-a-smile-program-114121600156_1.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


pratham
Pratham

"Every child in school and learning...
10 Followers

pratham
Meenakshi Pratham

Meenakshi Pratham is a new...
2 Followers

pratham
Pratham Vision Pvt Ltd

Pratham Vision is a leading web...
1 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z