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Toy libraries for pre-primary kids in govt schools: Punjab govt releases 38.53 cr grant

November 22, 2022 10:27 am

The cabinet Minister said that parents are showing great interest for admission in pre-primary classes located in government schools this year as compared with previous years.

One for the Books: The TCLP Annual Free Library Festival is back

November 09, 2021 3:27 pm

To be held between November 13 and 21, the event will see a book giveaway on November 13 and 14 at its library in South Extension-Kotla

How public libraries have evolved to sustain low-income communities amid pandemic

June 15, 2021 6:08 pm

Libraries, for centuries, have served as learning spaces for people of all ages. But, with the second wave of the pandemic, the work of libraries evolved and many started reflecting on their roles in a community

Chandigarh: Libraries remain empty

June 10, 2021 2:24 am

The TS Central State Library remained almost empty throughout the day.

1-m distance, book isolation box, temperature checks: Maharashtra releases SOP as libraries reopen

October 16, 2020 9:31 am

The state Directorate of Libraries also released Thursday the standard operating protocols (SOPs) detailing precautions to be followed for the reopening. Popular private libraries in Mumbai, however, said they were preparing to reopen from October 19 onwards.

A 1,000 and more

July 29, 2013 2:00 am

Gyan-Key project weaves a network of 1,000 libraries in rural parts of the state to inculcate the habit of reading in students

MC passes power connection for new library after 15 yrs

July 22, 2013 5:38 am

How serious is the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation about its three libraries in the city can be gauged from the fact that it took the civic body 15 long years to get a mere electricity connection passed for the new library.

Gurudwara Sarbha Nagar publishes book to help students select a career

July 01, 2013 3:35 am

The Gurdwara Sarabha Nagar on Sunday,making an optimum use of its funds,released a book ‘Choose Your Career’ (Kite di Chon) printed and published by the Gurdwara Sahib,to help students select the right career path.

Old school buildings to become old-age homes,libraries

April 26, 2011 4:16 am

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi is planning to convert 17 schools,which were shut down in the past few years,into libraries,community halls and old-age homes.

‘Libraries should become active components of good governance’

November 18, 2009 4:14 am

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