China’s first yoga college begins enrollment for Master’s programme

The India-China Yoga College (ICYC), which comes under China’s Minzu University, has opened enrollment for its new master’s programme. ICYC was jointly set up by Yunnan Minzu University and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations in 2015. Students can now sign up for the three-year programme, the first two years of which will be completed in Kunming, capital of southwest China’s Yunnan Province, and the final year in India, according to Lu Fang, deputy dean on India-China Yoga College (ICYC). Students who complete the programme will receive degree/diplomas from both…

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JP Nadda Launches Nationwide Breast Feeding Programme

NEW DELHI: What was natural has been made unnatural by market forces, Union Health Minister J P Nadda today said as he launched nationwide breast feeding programme “MAA-Mother’s Absolute Affection” aimed at promoting the practice among mothers. Mr Nadda, whose remark came as a veiled attack on the supplementary products for babies which has flooded the markets, launched the programme at a glittering ceremony with Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit also present as its celebrity brand ambassador. Minister of State for Health Anupriya Patel and Faggan Singh Kulaste along with senior health…

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