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Administrator: Test My Skills

Nursing Skills Testing Lab opened.

Jun 8, 2011 12:00 AM at Patna

PATNA: A first of its kind in the country, a Nursing Skills Testing Lab  was opened in Bihar on Monday. It was inaugurated by health minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey.

Set up at ANM School, Guru Govind Singh Hospital, Patna City, it would evaluate the skills of nurses in the state.... Continue Reading

Students at IISc grapple with English.

Jun 8, 2011 12:00 AM at BANGALORE

BANGALORE: Indian Institute of Science's under-graduate students are not only getting trained in basic Physics and Chemistry but are getting lessons in English too. They're not facing anything different from what's happening in the Indian Institute of Technologies.

Some UG students... Continue Reading

Moving to US and amassing a fortune, no English needed.

Nov 8, 2011 12:00 AM at New Yark

For Sanchez, who became an American citizen in 1985, one anxious moment came when he had to pass his naturalization test. The law requires that applicants be able to read, write and speak basic English.

But Sanchez and other entrepreneurs said that the test, at least at the time they... Continue Reading