• Plateau court dismisses case of ownership of NTA motor-park for lack of merit 12 Aug 2020 20:17 File Photo An Upper Area Court in Plateau on Wednesday struck out a suit filed by Mr Auwal Garba, a transport worker, contending the ownership of a piece of land with a transporter, for lack of merit. Malam Yahaya Mohammed-Kanam, the Judge at the Kassuwa …
  • NTA NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam dates announced, check details 12 Aug 2020 14:23
  • Over 1.5 million Students to Sit for WASSCE in Nigeria 12 Aug 2020 12:43 Over 1.5 million Students to Sit for WASSCE in Nigeria Patrick Areghan, head, national officer of the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), says 1,549,731 candidates will sit for the upcoming West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in …
  • NTA to host another junior tourney next month 12 Aug 2020 10:28 After hosting a string of successful tournaments since the return of contact sports, Namibia Tennis Association (NTA) will again be back with another exciting junior tournament next month. The upcoming tournament is penciled for 18-19 September in Windhoek …
  • Mining industry opposes new laws for Aboriginal heritage sites despite Juukan Gorge failures 12 Aug 2020 06:29 A divide is forming about the way to fix Aboriginal heritage protection in Western Australia, with mining companies saying they can be trusted to negotiate with traditional overs over heritage concerns even though that process failed to protect Juukan …
  • NEP's proposal to make board exams easy will not address issue of rote learning: Sisodia 11 Aug 2020 10:36 NEW DELHI: The proposal in the new National Education Policy (NEP) to make board exams easy will not address the issue of rote learning because the education system will continue to be a slave of the evaluation system, according to Delhi Deputy Chief …
  • Dawney & Co Ltd (NSX:DWY) Investment and NTA Update 11 Aug 2020 03:31 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Sydney, Australia, Aug 10, 2020 (ABN Newswire via COMTEX) -- In light of Dawney & Co Ltd's (NSX:DWY) performance since the quarterly report to 30 June 2020, the Board …
  • Wages commission clarifies payment of arrears of salary, allowance, pension 10 Aug 2020 19:50 The National Salaries Incomes and Wages Commission says it does not compute arrears of salaries, allowances and pensions of Federal Government workers. The Acting Chairman of the commission, Ekpo Nta, made the clarification in a statement in Abuja on …
  • Tyson Foods Is Fairly Valued 10 Aug 2020 19:34 Source: SEC 10-Q Introduction Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN) is one of the largest suppliers of protein in the world. Over the past fiscal year, the company has seen each quarter bring very different results. Q1 posted solid growth, while Q2 and Q3 were hit by …
  • Bus drivers ‘without toilet facilities’ on routes due to Covid-19 restrictions 10 Aug 2020 15:02 Bus drivers have claimed that Covid-19 restrictions have left them without toilet facilities on their routes. They said that having to return to depots to use toilet facilities had, on occasions, led to delays for passengers and even the cancellation of …
  • Beware of Fraudsters on Payment of Salaries, Pension Arrears – Commission 10 Aug 2020 13:05 August 10, 2020 Promptnews Business 0 By Tony Obiechina, Abuja Acting Chairman of National Salaries, Incomes and Wages Commission, (NSIWC) Ekpo Nta has debunked claims that the agency pays arears of salaries, allowances and pensions of workers. In a …
  • ‘Fagan strong!’ - Three-time MP dismisses critics who say he is on shaky ground 10 Aug 2020 10:36 Colin Fagan, the member of parliament (MP) for St Catherine South East who has beaten back three challenges at the national polls, says those who believe that he is on shaky ground are in for a rude awakening in the next general election. In what is …
  • Can the NEP aid access to universal education? 09 Aug 2020 20:41 There are concerns that the policy abandons the state’s commitments under the RTE Act The new National Education Policy (NEP), approved by the Union Cabinet last week, seeks to align itself with the Sustainable Development Goal of ensuring inclusive and …
  • NEET, JEE Mains 2020- Parents want exams to be conducted in Sept 09 Aug 2020 17:30 New Delhi: Joint Entrance Examination Main (JEE Main) examination is scheduled to be held from 1st to 6th September whereas, National Eligibility cum Entrance Test UG (NEET UG)  is likely to be held on 13th September. However, recently a petition was filed …
  • Delhi’s education board to be operational by next year; not to be imposed on govt schools: Manish Sisodia 09 Aug 2020 10:40 By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: August 9, 2020 3:34:40 pm Delhi government had last month constituted two committees to prepare the scheme and framework for the formation of the education board and curriculum reforms. Representational image/ file Delhi’ …
  • Why Is Comedy A Manifesto Now? By Adeola Soetan 08 Aug 2020 16:58 The corn eaters and other comedy groups on the political stage looking for votes constantly remind me of the vacuity and lack of ideology  in our politics. I covered for NTA the campaigns of Chiefs Obafemi Awolowo, Olabisi Onabanjo (UPN) and Alhaji  Sheu …
  • Fuel price: Nigerians fear further hike, scarcity 08 Aug 2020 07:22     What appeared like a strategic decision earlier in the year, when the Federal Government opted for deregulation of the downstream petroleum sector and insisted on price modulation for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) or petrol seems to have been left in …
  • Buhari to inaugurate NCDMB’s 17-storey hqtrs Aug. 13 07 Aug 2020 21:57 President Muhammadu Buhari is to inaugurate the 17-storey headquarters of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), located at Swali, Yenagoa, in Bayelsa, on August 13. A statement by the board’s management said on Friday in Abuja that …
  • Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMN) CEO Marita Zuraitis on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 07 Aug 2020 19:52 Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call August 7, 2020 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Heather Wietzel - VP, IR Marita Zuraitis - President & CEO Bret Conklin - EVP & CFO Mark Desrochers - SVP & Chief …
  • Liberia: In the Corruption Fight, The Gander Must Be Treated Like the Goose - Front Page Africa 07 Aug 2020 18:45 The President’s bind eye and deaf ear to the LNBA’s investigative report, recommendation and the public outcry for the suspension of Cllr. Nwabudike and the launching of an independent investigation or review of the LNBA’s findings show clear hypocrisy in …
  • Contract awarded for new Cork light rail system 07 Aug 2020 13:10 A light rail system in Cork is one step closer as a contract has recently been awarded. Jacob's Engineering Ireland will be tasked with looking at route options and develop initial designs for the proposed Luas Line from Ballincollig to Mahon Point in …
  • WBJEE topper Souradeep Das not to take engineering in state colleges, wishes to pursue research 07 Aug 2020 11:47 Written by Arnab Mitra | New Delhi | Updated: August 7, 2020 5:03:22 pm WBJEE result 2020: Raiganj boy Souradeep Das secured rank 1 in state JEE exam. Image source: Special Arrangement/ designed by Gargi Singh WBJEE result 2020: Souradeep Das from …
  • Naira Marley inciting the police for relevance. How long will it last? 07 Aug 2020 07:18 Since making his 2019 controversial statement about how Nigerians should pray for cyber criminals, Naira Marley has built a heavy rotation of media sensation around himself, his ideas, and his kind of music. Naira Marley’s disruptive music is an extension …
  • Masks Q&A: Who has to wear them in shops and what happens if you don’t? 06 Aug 2020 20:53 What is happening with face coverings? From Monday, it will be mandatory to wear face coverings in shops and shopping centres. Prior to this it was an advisory Why? There has been a spike in Covid-19 numbers in the Republic in recent weeks. The five-day …
  • Plea in SC seeks postponement of JEE Main, NEET amid COVID-19 06 Aug 2020 19:02 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: August 6, 2020 9:30:06 pm Plea to SC on postponement of JEE Main, NEET (Representational Image) A plea in the Supreme Court on Thursday sought postponement of JEE Main April 2020 and NEET-Undergraduate examinations, which …
  • Plea filed in SC by 11 students to postpone JEE, NEET exams 06 Aug 2020 17:51 New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Citing the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, a plea has been moved in the Supreme Court to quash and set aside public notices issued by the National Testing Agency (NTA) to conduct the JEE (Main) April 2020 exam between September 1 and 6 …
  • Plea in SC seeks postponement of JEE (Main), NEET-UG exams amid COVID-19 06 Aug 2020 15:17 NEW DELHI: A plea in the Supreme Court on Thursday sought postponement of JEE (Main) April 2020 and NEET-Undergraduate examinations, which are scheduled to be conducted in September, amid spurt in the number of COVID-19 cases in the country. While …
  • Between Poor Governance And the Corona Virus 06 Aug 2020 12:19 Between Poor Governance And the Corona Virus These are not the best of times for political leaders all across the world. Certainly not for heads of governments who bear the burden of blame for the exceptionally high fatalities of their citizens to COVID 19 …
  • Liberia: EPA's Nat Blama's Dismissal Raises Eyebrow on Why NTA's Managing Director's Similar 'Offense' Was Ignored by Pres. Weah - Front Page Africa 06 Aug 2020 10:17 Unlike the NTA’s MD who committed similar act, Blama’s action was equated to fraud by the Executive Mansion. MONROVIA – When the country was totally lockdown due the coronavirus pandemic and the government was finding means and ways of curtailing the virus …
  • Beukes calls it quits after 4 years at NTA 06 Aug 2020 09:37 The CEO of the Namibia Training Authority (NTA), Jerry Beukes, has tendered his resignation after four years at the helm of the authority. This was confirmed in a statement by NTA board chairperson Amon Ngavetene, who said the resignation would be …
  • Uncertainty rules fuel pump price 06 Aug 2020 09:00     The pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), which is expected to be modulated monthly by the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), has become uncertain as some marketers yesterday directed their members to sell at N150 per litre. …
  • Politicians can’t regulate broadcasting, says Iredia 06 Aug 2020 08:32 2 hours ago Comments Off on Politicians can’t regulate broadcasting, says Iredia 4 Views A former director-general of the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), Dr Tonnie Iredia, has said the minister of information, Lai Mohammed, cannot regulate broadcasting …
  • Half-Year Results 2020 06 Aug 2020 06:07 HAMMERSON plc – UNAUDITED HALF-YEAR 2020 RESULTS Hammerson announces proposed rights issue combined with sale of VIA Outlets delivering £825m gross proceeds to recapitalise and further reposition the business Prior to Covid-19, Hammerson was delivering …
  • Former NTA DG Iredia exposes Mohammed’s ‘lie’ on NBC code 05 Aug 2020 17:27 A former Director-General of Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Prof Tonnie Iredia, has put a lie to claim by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, that stakeholders within the broadcast sector were carried along in the amended …
  • Is Dairy Technology a lucrative career choice 05 Aug 2020 15:32 Gaining expertise in dairy technology can open gates to several career opportunities in government, private and cooperative sectors. Those who opt for an undergraduate programme such as BTech, after class XII in dairy technology, can hope to have a …
  • Training authority chief resigns 05 Aug 2020 11:19 THE Namibia Training Authority (NTA) chief executive officer Jerry Beukes has stepped down at the helm of the company effective 30 September 2020. He has been at the helm of the company for the past four years but his five-year contract would have ended on …
  • In death, my husband remains my mentor 05 Aug 2020 06:22 It has been three years since the late renowned actor, playwright and author, Dr. Adebayo Faleti, popularly known as Alagba Faleti, died. But he is still being missed by those he left behind, especially his wife, Olubunmi Faleti, a former staff of the …
  • Stakeholders fault new sports policy 04 Aug 2020 23:13 ’Tosin Oluwalowo Stakeholders in the sports sector have faulted the National Sports Industry Policy drafted by the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development. The draft of the sports policy was submitted to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, …
  • <![CDATA[9 top resources for your COVID-19 & infectious disease research]]> 04 Aug 2020 11:05 Exclusive interviews, new methods, free downloads, and much more to help you advance your work In the current coronavirus pandemic, scientific discovery has evolved rapidly, making it more important than ever to effectively disseminate information about …
  • A Simple Guide To The Big Highlights Of The NEP 03 Aug 2020 12:11 Finally, the New Education Policy (NEP-2020) is out, though it is somewhat surprising that it comes bang in the middle of a pandemic, and when parliament is not in session. Even though almost two lakh suggestions were received as feedback on the draft …
  • Furore over Buhari’s unfriendly loan pact with China 03 Aug 2020 08:20 • PDP alleges mortgaging of nation’s sovereignty • Urges NASS to review all loan agreements • Atiku asks president, APC to apologise • SERAP demands details of borrowings since 2015 Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar yesterday asked President Muhammadu …
  • Unhinging public service from culture of making wrong practices the norm 03 Aug 2020 04:42     In the absence of the driver’s seat platforms of my previous public service reform leadership positions, having retired from the civil service, invitations to serve as facilitator at cabinet retreats or high-level workshops have become the platform to …
  • Daura: A provocative proposal 03 Aug 2020 03:30 2023: Storm over Daura’s call for jettisoning of zoning   Permutations ahead of the next general election has dominated the political space of late, but the proposal by President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, Mamman Daura that competence rather than zoning …
  • NEP to adversely affect future of North-east :: NEFIS 03 Aug 2020 02:57 NEP 2020 to adversely affect future of North-east Date: 02 August, 2020 :: North-East Forum for International Solidarity NEFIS CONDEMNS NATIONAL EDUCATION POLICY, 2020! NEP 2020 TO ADVERSELY AFFECT THE FUTURE OF NORTH-EAST! North-East Forum for …
  • Loans: Apologise to Nigerians, Atiku tells Buhari 03 Aug 2020 01:46 Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar wants President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to apologise to Nigerians for trading the nation’s sovereignty for foreign loans. Atiku, in a statement by his media office, noted that the nation …
  • PDP, CNPP, Atiku tackle Fed Govt on loans 03 Aug 2020 00:29 From Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) and former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar have warned that the loans agreements between China and Nigeria could jeopardise the nation’s …
  • Somalia Drive Risks Closure Monday - Liberian Daily Observer 02 Aug 2020 14:34 The flow of traffic on the ever busy and traffic prone Somalia Drive Freeway will be brought to a total standstill on Monday if what residents of NTA Community residents, opposite Chicken Factory is anything to go by. The residents are currently planning a …
  • Nollywood actress Inyama: How to stop rape 02 Aug 2020 13:23 Victoria Inyama: how to stop rape By Priscilla Osaje A veteran Nollywood actress,Victoria Inyama, has urged Nigerian ladies to dress in a decent manner to avoid getting raped. Inyama, who condemned the high rate of rape across the country since the COVID- …
  • Mwonzora: My fight with Chamisa not personal  02 Aug 2020 11:09 Source: Mwonzora: My fight with Chamisa not personal – The Standard MDC-T secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora says his fight with MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa is not personal, but is fuelled by his desire to instil constitutionalism in the opposition. …
  • Students to get chance to take exams twice a year under NEP: Nishank 02 Aug 2020 10:38 NEW DELHI: The Modi government came out with the New Education Policy 2020, replacing a 34-year-old national policy on education. Under the new policy, students will get a chance to take the board examination twice. What will be the big changes in higher …
  • After several delays, students demand no further postponement for NEET, JEE 02 Aug 2020 10:37 Students too have been tweeting don’t postpone neet and jee on twitter earlier this week. (Representational image) After several delays in conducting the engineering and medical entrance exam — JEE Main and NEET –  students are fearing that any further …
  • The NEP 2020 of India 02 Aug 2020 07:36 The long-awaited New Education Policy (NEP) is finally made the headlines with great relief to the students glued to the textbooks and homework given by the coaching classes. The committee did an excellent job, in its 440 odd pages, explaining in detail …
  • DU admissions 2020: Apply for courses after seeing cut-offs; what single-form means 02 Aug 2020 07:33 DU admission process is open at du.ac.in (Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal) DU admissions 2020: Unlike last year when a handful of courses saw a large influx of applications, giving a thrust to an already high cut-off, this year might bring some respite for …
  • Klepierre SA (KLPEF) CEO Jean-March Jestin on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 01 Aug 2020 20:18 Klepierre SA (OTCPK:KLPEF) Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call July 30, 2020 3:00 AM ET Company Participants Jean-March Jestin - CEO Jean-Michel Gault - Deputy CEO Conference Call Participants Florent Laroche-Joubert - ODDO Sander Bunck - Barclays Bart Gysens …
  • Changes in TET, BEd courses, transfer and hiring process: What NEP 2020 has for teachers 31 Jul 2020 11:17 (Express photo/Representational) The new National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 released by the Centre on Wednesday has recommend a slew changes to the country’s education system. As per the new policy, by 2030, the minimum degree required for teaching …
  • Arafura Resources poised to progress Nolans NdPr Project development 31 Jul 2020 04:44 Arafura Resources Limited (ASX:ARU) has reached several milestones needed to progress the development of its Nolans Neodymium-Praseodymium (NdPr) Project in the Northern Territory. These include Major Project Status (MPS) renewal from the Australian …
  • Liberia: Pres. Weah Lifts Suspension on EPA Boss; Suspends National Transit Authority Deputy Managing Director - Front Page Africa 31 Jul 2020 02:51 Blama who now returns to work with immediate effect was controversially suspended on March 16 after testing positive for coronavirus (the index case). MONROVIA – President George Weah has lifted the suspension on Dr. Nathaniel Blamah, Executive Director of …
  • Mediation starts this week between Clare Bus and NTA 30 Jul 2020 22:55 A PROCESS to resolve a dispute between the providers of long-running accessible bus service for Clare and the National Transport Authority (NTA) will get under way before the end of the week. News that the mediation process with Feakle-based Clare Bus will …
  • Youngsters set Sanlam Junior Tennis Series ablaze 30 Jul 2020 16:23 Maurice Kambukwe Namibia Tennis Association (NTA) chairperson for the junior tennis committee Santie van der Walt has expressed great satisfaction with the high level of performance displayed by local youngsters at the recent Sanlam Junior Tennis …
  • NEP 2020: Key takeaways from National Education Policy, what it means for you 30 Jul 2020 14:59 Check major events for students from NEP 202- (Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh/Representational image) The new National Education Policy (NEP) has been unveiled by the Ministry of Education on July 30. The aspirational policy shares ideas to revamp …
  • Goodman signs up Singapore for Viaduct 30 Jul 2020 13:07 Singapore's sovereign wealth fund has made its first New Zealand real estate investment, buying a half stake in some of Auckland's newest commercial buildings in the Viaduct Quarter. Goodman Property Trust, the country's largest listed property …
  • NEET 2020: SC seeks Centre, MCI's response on plea for exam centres in Gulf countries 30 Jul 2020 03:25 NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought a response from the Central government and the Medical Council of India (MCI) on a plea seeking directions to hold National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) exam centres in Gulf countries. The plea, …
  • ‘Momentous, new India, futuristic’: Govt pats its back on NEP 29 Jul 2020 23:02 New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Key ministers of the Union Cabinet, BJP leaders and allies patted themselves on the back on Wednesday evening, after the Cabinet gave the nod for the much delayed National Education Policy, which was announced here. While the BJP …
  • Centre's push for Bharat: Study in mother tongue or regional language till class 5 29 Jul 2020 19:24 The Centre on Wednesday took a huge step towards weaning India away from Angrezi and making it Bharat. The National Education Policy, the first since 1986, makes the mother tongue/regional language compulsory medium of instruction up to at least class …
  • National theatre to be revamped with creative hubs, in 22 months – Lai Mohammed 29 Jul 2020 17:11 Home | News | General | National theatre to be revamped with creative hubs, in 22 months – Lai Mohammed Lai Mohammed The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the National Art Theatre in Lagos will be revamped with creative hubs of …
  • NEP: Flexible degree courses, single higher education regulator, common norms for public & private colleges 29 Jul 2020 16:56 NEW DELHI: Choice between 3 or 4 year undergraduate courses, multiple entry and exit options in degree courses, adding 3.5 crore seats in higher education institutions which will now have a single regulator, discontinuation of MPhil programmes and fixation …
  • National Education Policy: NTA to conduct common entrance exam for higher education institutes 29 Jul 2020 16:10 At present NTA conducts entrance examinations for admission to central universities like Delhi University, Jawaharlal Nehru University. Representational image/ file The National Testing Agency (NTA) will now be provided additional charge to conduct …
  • GMB's Andi Peters turns 50 - and fans can't quite believe it 29 Jul 2020 14:46 Good Morning Britain presenter Andi Peters is celebrating his birthday - and fans are gobsmacked at his age. Peters turned 50 today, but his fans and colleagues have commented that he doesn’t seem to have aged since his 20s. He was met with cheers in the …
  • NHRC, NTA to collaborate on rights promotion, education, protection 29 Jul 2020 13:58 THE National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, and the Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, has agreed to collaborate in the areas of human rights education and promotion in Nigeria. Tony Ojukwu, executive secretary, NHRC, made this known during a courtesy to …
  • Public body raises privacy shield - Shock as education group changes status, stonewalls auditor general 29 Jul 2020 13:20 Efforts by the Pamela Monroe Ellis-led Auditor General’s Department (AuGD) to get critical information from the Joint Committee on Tertiary Education’s (JCTE) sponsorship of a party or dinner for former permanent secretary Dean-Roy Bernard continue to be …
  • New Education Policy gets Cabinet’s nod, HRD Ministry renamed 29 Jul 2020 13:13 New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to a new National Education Policy aimed to bring about several changes in the education system from the school to college level. Addressing a press conference, Higher Education …
  • Cabinet approves new National Education Policy, HRD Ministry to be renamed Education Ministry 29 Jul 2020 12:58 NEW DELHI: A single regulator for higher education institutions, multiple entry and exit options in degree courses, discontinuation of MPhil programmes, low stakes board exams, common entrance exams for universities are among the highlights of the new …
  • IIT-Roorkee to offer online certificate courses in data science, AI and ML 12 Aug 2020 14:03 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: August 12, 2020 6:04:09 pm Courses to be offered from 2021. (Representational image)The Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee plans to launch high demand programs including advanced certification in Artificial …
  • Cleartax plans to hire 150-plus employees over next 2-3 months 12 Aug 2020 12:25 KOLKATA: Fintech company Cleartax is planning to hire 150-plus employees in the next two-three months. The 700 employee-strong company is planning to double its engineering product team, led by the growth of its SaaS product during the Covid-19 pandemic. “ …
  • BUY on Sonata Software - On the path to recovery - HDFC Securities 12 Aug 2020 11:00 Mr. Amit Chandra & Mr. Apurva Prasad, Institutional Research Analyst, HDFC Securities. Sonata posted a weak quarter; the fall in IT services (IITS) revenue (-19.6% QoQ organic) was higher-than-estimated, but margin expansion of 104bps QoQ came as a …
  • NEP 2020: Is Opening The Door For Foreign Universities A Good Deal For India? 11 Aug 2020 14:21 The Indian higher education sector is abuzz after the Union Cabinet approved the New Education Policy (NEP), 2020. Paving the way for foreign universities to set up campuses in the country is one of the major announcements made in the policy. In recent …
  • Vishnu Prakash | Will Kashmir turn into ‘heaven on earth’ again? 11 Aug 2020 12:07 The state was also exempted from all the laws of the land, unless specifically adopted by its own Legislative Assembly Upon setting foot in Kashmir in the 17th century, Mughal Emperor Jehangir spontaneously recited an evocative couplet “Gar firdaus bar-rue …
  • UK’s University of Dundee launches MSc in educational assistive technology 11 Aug 2020 11:39 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: August 11, 2020 4:36:37 pm The course is best suited for teachers, NGO workers etc but anyone can opt for it (Image: Pexels/Representational)Scotland-based University of Dundee has launched a new course MSc …
  • Invented in India is the key to ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’: Mashelkar 11 Aug 2020 09:18 New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) India needs to reinvent the ‘Make in India’ programme, according to R.A. Mashelkar, Former Director General of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). “We do not need just assembled in India but invented and …
  • Why studying Geology is considered old-fashioned 11 Aug 2020 07:07 While emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are responsible for designing a robot for space programmes trying to learn about other planets, the first job assigned to the robot is to collect soil or rock …
  • IIT Alumni Council launches I2Net to increase research against infectious diseases 10 Aug 2020 13:02 The IIT Alumni Council has launched India Innovation Network (I2Net) to accelerate research on infectious diseases, primarily the Covid-19 pandemic. I2Net would use Quantum technologies to process data 100 times faster than any other Indian supercomputer. …
  • JEE Advanced 2020 not to be conducted in foreign countries 10 Aug 2020 08:09 For JEE Advanced aspirants of foreign origins, appearing for the exam got few notches tougher. The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi has announced that JEE Advanced will not be conducted in foreign countries this year. “Due to the current …
  • Can the NEP aid access to universal education? 09 Aug 2020 20:41 There are concerns that the policy abandons the state’s commitments under the RTE Act The new National Education Policy (NEP), approved by the Union Cabinet last week, seeks to align itself with the Sustainable Development Goal of ensuring inclusive and …
  • GATE 2021 applications dates out: Changes in syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility 08 Aug 2020 08:53 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: August 8, 2020 12:12:14 pm GATE 2021 application process to begin from September (Express photo by Praveen Khanna/ Representational) GATE 2021: The online applications for the Graduate Aptitude Test in …
  • JAM 2021: Admissions to PG courses at IIT, IISc to begin from August 10, check details 08 Aug 2020 07:01 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: August 8, 2020 10:37:47 am IIT JAM 2021: Apply at jam.iisc.ac.in (Express Photo by Kamleshwar Singh/ Representational image) IIT JAM 2021: The online application to pursue master’s level courses at the Indian …
  • Priority lending tag to provide new credit lifeline for young startups 07 Aug 2020 13:39 Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic hit the country, Prakash Kumar, an IIIT graduate and founder of startup KhaaliJeb has been making the rounds of offices of venture capital (VC) firms to raise funds for his bootstrapped banking app for the youth. He has …
  • IIT-Delhi to set up Centre of Excellence for advance data management system for highways 07 Aug 2020 11:47 IIT-Delhi campus. (Express Photo) The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi will set-up a Centre of Excellence (CoE) on Advanced Data Management System for Highways at its campus. This is the result of a partnership of IIT-Delhi with the National …
  • WBJEE topper Souradeep Das not to take engineering in state colleges, wishes to pursue research 07 Aug 2020 11:47 Written by Arnab Mitra | New Delhi | Updated: August 7, 2020 5:03:22 pm WBJEE result 2020: Raiganj boy Souradeep Das secured rank 1 in state JEE exam. Image source: Special Arrangement/ designed by Gargi Singh WBJEE result 2020: Souradeep Das from …
  • IIT Kanpur-backed start-up to double production of indigenous N95 face mask 07 Aug 2020 11:10 Kanpur-based Espin Nanotech Private Limited, a start-up incubated at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, is planning to more than double its face mask manufacturing capacity to 70,000 pieces a day. The enterprise hogged the limelight after …
  • GATE 2021 may attract more applications due to relaxed eligibility criterion 07 Aug 2020 09:37 The IIT Bombay has announced the exam schedule for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2021, which is one of the most coveted exams for getting admission in master’s degree in premier technical colleges and jobs at public sector companies. The …
  • National Education Policy 2020 A New Horizon 07 Aug 2020 00:55 National Education Policy 2020 : A New Horizon Date: 6th August, 2020 The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved the National Education Policy 2020 on 29th July 2020, unfolding a New Horizons for transformational reforms in …
  • Merit list out: Spike in cut-off for BSc courses, marginal rise in others 06 Aug 2020 22:12 Written by Abha Goradia | Mumbai | Published: August 7, 2020 1:37:55 am The cut off for BSc (IT), based on mathematics, at St Xavier’s College was 94. (Representational) THE MERIT lists announced Thursday for first-year undergraduate courses saw a spike in …
  • NEP 2020 and research 05 Aug 2020 16:29 At last the NEP 2020 has realised the importance of research in a country’s economic growth. We don’t need to read a policy brief released by the European Union to realize this as stated in the policy document.. It’s common sense. Research, for that matter …
  • Environmental Science and Engineering in GATE 2021 to help students seek careers in research 05 Aug 2020 15:35 GATE 2021 has two new entrants starting from this year. With Environmental Science and Engineering, and Humanities and Social Sciences, entering the fray, the scope for students in these two fields has widened. In a post-COVID world where issues of …
  • The NEP’s four year degree proposal: Lessons from the DU experience 04 Aug 2020 20:40 Six years after Delhi University’s (DU) four-year degree experiment ended in ignominy, with the University Grants Commission (UGC) shutting down the programme after vociferous protests from a section of students and faculty, the National Education Policy ( …
  • Changes in BArch admission criteria: Class 12 minimum marks required, selection on basis of JEE Main, NATA 04 Aug 2020 16:45 Minimum cut-off waived off, students still need to pass class 12 (Representational image) BArch Admissions: For admission to Bachelor’s in Architecture (BArch) courses, candidates no longer need to match any minimum marks requirement in class 12 board …
  • IITs have always been open to diverse influences 04 Aug 2020 16:32 The New Education Policy (NEP) policy approved by the Union Cabinet is all set to infuse the education system with some major changes including the move towards the IITs turning multidisciplinary and focussing on non-technical subjects. As holistic …
  • 21 Indian startups are ‘unicorns’ valued over $1 bn, just a tenth of China’s: Study 04 Aug 2020 11:55 India is home to 21 unicorns, or startups with over $1 billion in valuation each, and 40 more of such companies have been founded overseas by people of Indian origin, a report said on Tuesday. Amid talk of regulating investments from the northern neighbour …
  • US, China dominate 80 per cent of world’s known unicorns 04 Aug 2020 04:44 The Hurun Research Institute on Tuesday released the Hurun Global Unicorn List 2020, a ranking of the world’s billion-dollar tech start-ups founded in the 2000s and not yet listed on a public exchange. This is the second year of the list and valuations are …
  • Health and education infrastructure receives boost in Jammu & Kashmir 04 Aug 2020 00:25 Aug 04, 2020, 05:00AM ISTSource: ANIDevelopment work in J&K has intensified since the abrogation of Article 370. Health & Education infrastructure has received a remarkable push. It is part of Rs. 80,000 crore Package announced for J&K in 2015. …
  • IIT-JEE Advanced not to be held in foreign centres due to pandemic 03 Aug 2020 10:31 Students staying abroad take the exam in exam centres based in India. (Express Photo by Kamleshwar Singh/ Representational image) The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced — entrance exam for admission to IITs — will not take place in any of the foreign …
  • 30% women, 87% engineers in IIM-Bangalore’s new PGP batch 03 Aug 2020 08:44 BENGA LURU: As many as 534 students have been on boarded for Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore’s flagship Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP) and its new two-year full-time Master of Business Administration (Business Analytics). About 87% of …
  • National Education Policy, 2020 02 Aug 2020 18:40 Fortunately, the National Education Policy has been approved by the Indian Union Cabinet on 29th July 2020, thereby paving way for the significant transformational reforms in the entire education system in the country. The launching of the Policy is …
  • A, B, C of “E” 02 Aug 2020 14:09 The news of a much- needed change in the education structure in the country from end to end, arouses instincts of enquiry even before one gets to know of the nuts and bolts. Three cues that gave me a gut feeling, that matters would be on the mend, were the …
  • After several delays, students demand no further postponement for NEET, JEE 02 Aug 2020 10:37 Students too have been tweeting don’t postpone neet and jee on twitter earlier this week. (Representational image) After several delays in conducting the engineering and medical entrance exam — JEE Main and NEET –  students are fearing that any further …
  • The NEP 2020 of India 02 Aug 2020 07:36 The long-awaited New Education Policy (NEP) is finally made the headlines with great relief to the students glued to the textbooks and homework given by the coaching classes. The committee did an excellent job, in its 440 odd pages, explaining in detail …
  • Open schools in parts 01 Aug 2020 09:24 After the lockdown phase, now Unlock India Phase is going on and being discussed widely. The government is very open to suggestion and adopting democratic ways. Human Resource Development Ministry, now renamed as Ministry of Education, has asked the state …
  • Skill-based education for industry-ready engineers 01 Aug 2020 07:03 NEW DELHI: The World Economic Forum's Future of Jobs study predicts that five million jobs will be lost before 2020 as artificial intelligence, robotics, nanotechnology, and other socio-economic factors replace the need for human workers. But at the …
  • Phase-wise implementation of NEP 2020 will start this month: Amit Khare 01 Aug 2020 03:32 The initial focus will be on non-financial reforms. In higher education, the academic bank of credit will come by December, Amit Khare, higher education secretary, told TOI. Excerpts: What is the implementation plan of the NEP reforms? The policy aims at …
  • We are trying to improve online… don’t postpone exams: IIT Delhi director 01 Aug 2020 00:09 Prof V Ramgopal Rao, Director IIT Delhi. On coping with the pandemic It has been a difficult time, I must tell you. It was also sudden, we were not prepared well enough… When Covid struck, within a matter of 10 days, two weeks, we told faculty you were …
  • 46 students from rural areas make it to premier institutes 31 Jul 2020 23:25 Hyderabad: Students from the rural and tribal areas of the state are blazing a trail of excellence. As many as 46 students from the social and tribal welfare institutes have made it to the master’s programmes of some of the premier institutes — IITs, NITs, …
  • Bennett University's School Of Engineering & Applied Sciences Ranks 2nd In The Times Engineering Survey 31 Jul 2020 14:23 Gone are the days when an Engineering degree came in just three shades: Electrical, Mechanical and Civil. Today, a degree in engineering opens up countless career opportunities from Coding to Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security to Blockchain, Cloud …
  • SC has brought 'smog towers' back in the news. What are they? 31 Jul 2020 13:42 Written by Shivam Patel , Edited by Explained Desk | New Delhi | Updated: July 31, 2020 6:42:40 pm Delhi and its suburbs have ranked among the most polluted cities in the world frequently since 2014. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey/File) Last …
  • IIT-Madras’ course for special children now available in SWAYAM Prabha TV 31 Jul 2020 11:17 The telecast will be available on August 4 (Image: Pixabay/ Representational) The online course titled ‘remedial instructions for primary school children with specific difficulties’ aimed to train teachers to offer support in teaching differently-abled …
  • National Education Policy 2020 :: PIB 31 Jul 2020 05:54 National Education Policy 2020 PIB * Cabinet Approves National Education Policy 2020 The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved the National Education Policy 2020 today, making way for large scale, transformational reforms …
  • Reading new education policy 31 Jul 2020 01:10 Written by Ritika Chopra | New Delhi | Updated: July 31, 2020 6:23:35 am Among proposals, 10 +2 school format to become 5 + 3+ 3 + 4. (Express photo by Jaipal Singh/Express Archive) ON WEDNESDAY, the Union Cabinet cleared a new National Education …
  • Clinker-laden lighter vessel capsizes 30 Jul 2020 20:34 A lighter vessel carrying 1,500 tonnes of cement clinker capsized near Hatiya channel after colliding with another vessel yesterday. All 13 crew of the vessel, MV Tasneha-5, were rescued by a trawler. After loading imported cement clinkers from a mother …
  • India Replaces 34 Years Old Education Policy 30 Jul 2020 19:52 India Replaces 34 Years Old Education Policy Pakyong, 29 Jul : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 replacing the thirty-four-year-old National Policy on Education (NPE), …
  • ‘New education policy can build from where 4-yr undergrad programme left’ 30 Jul 2020 19:22 Many will remember Dinesh Singh as the Delhi University vice-chancellor who implemented the four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) in 2013 only to face massive opposition and, eventually, the scrapping of the programme. Singh seemed vindicated after the …
  • Highlights of National Education Policy 2020 30 Jul 2020 16:03 NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet approved the National Education Policy 2020 on Wednesday. Below are some of the key features of the new policy: * This is the first education policy of the 21st century and replaces the thirty-four-year-old National Policy on …
  • Bike lane’s route in Cebu City goes on a ‘loop’ 30 Jul 2020 15:21 The Cebu City Planning Office says the bike lanes project will be done in phases with the first phase covering Barangay Labangon, Fuente Osmeña, Plaza Independencia and Banawa. | CDN Digital file photo CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Planning Office …
  • Long-due reforms, devil lies in details: NEP evokes mixed reactions from academicians 30 Jul 2020 10:05 NEW DELHI: The new National Education Policy (NEP) has evoked mixed responses from academicians and experts with many of them referring to the reforms as "long due" and "groundbreaking" while others cautioning that "the devil lies …
  • Bike lanes in Cebu City underway 30 Jul 2020 09:56 Bicycles or bikes are now becoming a more popular form of transportation during the quarantine period in Cebu City.| CDN Digital file photo CEBU CITY, Philippines — Bike lanes in Cebu City are currently underway as the Cebu City Planning Office has already …
  • Odisha government welcomes National Education Policy 2020; seeks budget clarity 30 Jul 2020 05:45 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha government welcomed some of the suggestions made in the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, approved by the Union Cabinet on Wednesday, and sought clarity on the budgetary aspects for its implementation. …
  • New Education Policy 2020: Doors open for foreign universities; 4-year UG with exit option, flexible Master’s 30 Jul 2020 00:36 The new National Education Policy (NEP) states that the world’s top 100 universities will be “facilitated” to operate in the country through a new law. New Education Policy 2020: Paving the way for foreign universities to set up campuses in India, the new …
  • Govt Approves New National Education Policy; HRD Ministry Renamed As Education Ministry 29 Jul 2020 22:26 Narendra Modi-led Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the New Education Policy (NEP) 2020 to bring “large-scale transformational reforms” in both school and higher education sectors, and also gave its nod to a proposal to rename the Ministry of Human …
  • 10+2 system to go, flexible degree plan coming 29 Jul 2020 18:57 After 34 years, the country is set to adopt a new National Education Policy (NEP), heralding large-scale, transformational reforms in both school and higher education sectors, with the Union Cabinet on Wednesday giving its assent to the policy. “This is …
  • NEP: Flexible degree courses, single higher education regulator, common norms for public & private colleges 29 Jul 2020 16:56 NEW DELHI: Choice between 3 or 4 year undergraduate courses, multiple entry and exit options in degree courses, adding 3.5 crore seats in higher education institutions which will now have a single regulator, discontinuation of MPhil programmes and fixation …
  • New Education Policy 2020: Govt allows foreign universities to set up campuses in India 29 Jul 2020 13:17 New Education Policy 2020: This, effectively, reverses the BJP’s earlier stand on the Foreign Educational Institutions Bill moved by the UPA-II government New Education Policy 2020: The Union Cabinet approved the new national education policy on Wednesday …
  • Delhi’s smog tower project delayed as IIT-B backs out 28 Jul 2020 21:58 Written by Shivam Patel | New Delhi | Published: July 29, 2020 1:56:13 am Project looks to tackle Delhi’s air pollution The timeline for setting up two smog towers in Delhi will have to be revised as IIT-Bombay, which was heading the pilot project, has “ …
  • Why a presidential system makes sense 12 Aug 2020 14:20 Published: August 12, 2020 6:35:38 pm It is our own parliamentary system that fosters despotic tendencies. The reason is simple: The parliamentary system fuses both legislative and executive powers in the PMO.By Bhanu Dhamija Shashi Tharoor, a member of …
  • JNU signs MoU with TechGig to power online assessments for students 12 Aug 2020 10:26 The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has recently collaborated with TechGig Assess Online – a cutting edge assessment platform – to facilitate its academic assessments. TechGig is India’s one of the largest technology community and is a part of India’s …
  • Delhi riots: HC issues notice to police on bail plea by Pinjra Tod activist Natasha Narwal 12 Aug 2020 09:48 The Delhi High Court has issued notice to the city police on a plea by Pinjra Tod activist Natasha Narwal seeking bail in connection with a case related to communal violence in northeast Delhi earlier this year. Justice Vibhu Bakhru asked Delhi Police to …
  • At least 45 Jamia students sexually assaulted by police on Feb 10 12 Aug 2020 09:23 By Abdul Bari Masoud New Delhi: “At least 45 Jamia Millia Islamia students (15 women and 30 men) were sexually assaulted by policemen in the attack on the University on February 10, and they (police) also used chemical gas in the attack”. This was revealed …
  • High Court seeks Maharashtra govt.'s response to Prof. Saibaba’s bail plea 11 Aug 2020 09:44 The Nagpur Bench of the Bombay High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the Maharashtra government on an application filed by Delhi University’s former professor G. N. Saibaba for emergency parole to attend the post funeral rituals of his late mother. Prof. …
  • Ex-prof Saibaba seeks parole, HC issues notice to Maha govt 11 Aug 2020 09:31 By: PTI | Nagpur | Published: August 11, 2020 1:17:04 pm In his latest plea, Saibaba sought to be released from jail on parole to attend the post funeral rituals of his mother.The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the …
  • HC notice to Uddhav government on former DU professor GN Saibaba's parole plea 11 Aug 2020 07:52 By PTI NAGPUR: The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the Maharashtra government on an application filed by Delhi University's former professor G N Saibaba for emergency parole to attend the post funeral rituals of his late …
  • A wrong diagnosis 10 Aug 2020 20:00 The lesson in the wake of Partition was that to avoid violence, you need to lower the stakes of politics by keeping religion out of it.Probing questions are being asked about the failures of secularism to get to the roots of India’s current crisis. One …
  • With Swaraj Pakhwada, ABVP attempts to reclaim spaces of unsung heroes 09 Aug 2020 22:12 New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The unit of Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is celebrating first half of August as Swaraj Pakhwada to honour the uncelebrated heroes. They challenged the colonial rule of the East India …
  • Two brick laying ceremonies for Ram: Which one was kosher? (Comment) 09 Aug 2020 05:42 It reflects on the civilizational power of Lord Rama in this ancient land that independent India’s five Prime Ministers involved themselves in the affairs of his birthplace at Ayodhya. Nehru, Rajiv Gandhi, P.V. Narasimha Rao, Narendra Modi and, …
  • The caste complex: Is JNU really a love haven? 08 Aug 2020 23:49 Published: August 9, 2020 3:30:33 am Online dating helps — Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram are good hunting grounds. Here caste matters less as one can change one’s name, but class matters. (Photo: Getty) Written by Bhagyashri Boywad To simplify heavy topics …
  • HC asks JNU not to make appointments for 2 posts challenged by teachers 07 Aug 2020 03:21 Image Source : FILE HC asks JNU not to make appointments for 2 posts challenged by teachers The Delhi High Court has directed the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) not to make any appointment for two posts, professor and associate professor, which has been …
  • From visas to youth exchanges, govt weighs options to limit China’s soft power in India 06 Aug 2020 04:22 NEW DELHI: The government’s China Study Group is considering recommending a series of punitive measures to limit Beijing’s soft power in India, following the People's Liberation Army’s (PLA) intransigence on expediting disengagement along the Line of …
  • Delhi riots: HC seeks police's reply on Pinjra Tod member's bail plea 05 Aug 2020 12:33 Delhi high court NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court on Wednesday sought response of the police on a plea by a member of Pinjra Tod, a women's collective, seeking bail on a case related to the communal violence in north east Delhi during protests against …
  • JNU gets Rs 455 cr for new buildings, research centres 05 Aug 2020 12:26
  • JNU receives Rs. 455 crore funding for construction of new academic buildings, hostels, and research centres 05 Aug 2020 11:30 Share0 Under the Union ministry of human resources development (MHRD)’s higher education funding agency (HEFA), the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has been granted a total of Rs. 455.02 crore of funds to initiate construction of new academic buildings, …
  • Archaeologists Who Discovered Remains Of Ram Temple Below Babri Mosque In Ayodhya Not Among Invitees 05 Aug 2020 10:08 A group of nine archaeologists, who excavated the Ram Janmabhoomi site at Ayodhya for five years (1975-1979) and discovered ample evidence of a Ram temple below the Babri Mosque, have not been invited to the Ram Janmabhoomi Shilanyas (foundation stone …
  • As UGC goes ahead with final year exam plan, students and teachers highlight digital divide, anxieties 05 Aug 2020 07:35 The UGC decision to conduct final year exams by September 30 continues to draw widespread ire from students and teachers. After the decision was announced, #cancelfinalyearexams and #studentlivesmatter were two of the trending hashtags. Thousands of …
  • IIM CAT 2020: Application process begins; check syllabus, paper pattern 05 Aug 2020 05:35 IIM Indore will conduct CAT on November 29 IIM CAT 2020: The application process for the Common Admission Test (CAT 2020) will begin from August 5. The candidates can apply through the official website- iimcat.ac.in. The registration process will be closed …
  • DU professor quizzed in connection with violence in north-east Delhi, phone seized 05 Aug 2020 05:08 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The police on Monday questioned renowned Delhi University professor Apoorvanand in connection with the communal violence that broke out in north-east Delhi in February. At least 53 people had died in the violence. …
  • JNU to build new hostels, research labs 05 Aug 2020 05:07 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has secured a financial assistance of Rs 455.02 crore from the Centre’s Higher Education Funding Agency (HEFA) for construction of new academic buildings, hostels and research centres …
  • Dr TS Gangte: Pioneer of Hr Education :: Ngam / Ngamgousiem Gangte 05 Aug 2020 01:43 Dr TS Gangte: The pioneer of higher education in the hills of Manipur Ngam S Gangte / Ngamgousiem K Gangte * Dr TS Gangte :: Pix - TSE Far from the madding crowd who played political one-upmanship at the expense of the innocent public and amidst the …
  • JNU plans hostel, research centres with Rs 455cr from education JV 04 Aug 2020 20:07 New Delhi: The engineering and management students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) will soon get a hostel of their own. JNU will also set up a state-of-the-art incubation centre for startups and a national animal research facility, said vice- …
  • ‘Light But Tight’: Whose National Education Policy is it Anyway? 04 Aug 2020 19:21 The past decade has witnessed tumultuous events and changes in the history of Indian higher education. In part, some of these stand out as they are recent, and still alive in public memory. These have ranged from fierce student protests demanding …
  • JNU gets INR 455 cr. to build academic complexes, hostels 04 Aug 2020 17:12 New Delhi, Aug. 4 (IANS): The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has secured the Higher Education Funding Agency’s (HEFA) approval for INR 455.02 crore fund for construction of new academic buildings, hostels and research centres. With several new schools …
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University gets approval for construction of new academic buildings 04 Aug 2020 13:46 Written by Aranya Shankar | New Delhi | Published: August 4, 2020 5:18:59 pm JNU Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar said the funds should be utilised for the “construction of hostels for students and researchers of School of Engineering. File Photo  The …
  • Tahir Hussain confesses his role in Northeast Delhi violence 04 Aug 2020 12:34 Share0 Confessing his role in the North East Delhi violence that broke out in February this year, suspended Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Tahir Hussain admitted that he has incited people to unleash violence, said the Interrogation Report (IR) by Delhi …
  • Delhi riots: DU professor Apoorvanand questioned for 5 hours, phone seized for probe 04 Aug 2020 09:30 Delhi University professor Apoorvanand (Twitter/Apoorvanand) The Delhi Police Special Cell questioned Delhi University professor Apoorvanand for around five hours in connection with the Northeast Delhi riots, following which his phone was seized. A …
  • JNU invites applications for Kannada chair faculty 04 Aug 2020 05:27 HUBBALLI: Days before the lone faculty member at its Kannada language chair retires, Jawaharlal Nehru University has called for applications for the post of professor. On July 28, TOI reported that the chair faces closure as the Delhi-based premier varsity …
  • Tahir Hussain admits his involvement in Northeast Delhi riots: police interrogation report 03 Aug 2020 14:19 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  Suspended Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Tahir Hussain, an accused in Northeast Delhi communal riot cases, has allegedly admitted his role in the violence that took place in February.  According to the interrogation …
  • Demand for work under the rural employment guarantee scheme falls sharply in July 03 Aug 2020 11:42 Demand for work under the rural employment guarantee scheme, the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee, has fallen sharply in July by over 31% after rising for four consecutive months since April and touching a peak of 6.2 crore in June while …
  • Ex-AAP leader Tahir Hussain confesses to being mastermind behind Northeast Delhi violence 03 Aug 2020 10:05 Image Source : FILE Ex-AAP leader Tahir Hussain confesses to being mastermind behind northeast Delhi violence Suspended Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Tahir Hussain has admitted to his role in the North East Delhi violence that broke out in February …
  • Suspended Member of Aam Aadmi Party Admits to Being Delhi Riot Mastermind, Police Sources Claim 03 Aug 2020 08:03 India 07:41 GMT 03.08.2020(updated 07:53 GMT 03.08.2020) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): In February, India’s national capital witnessed large-scale violence and arson that claimed over 50 lives and left more than 400 people injured. The clashes are …
  • Detention of India’s intellectuals: Is it persecution under the 1951 Refugee Convention? 03 Aug 2020 04:34 The rising fundamentalism around the world in its fair share can be witnessed in India as well, where intellectuals, activists, and dissenters of the government are seen to be systematically targeted The rising fundamentalism around the world in its fair …
  • India to review Chinese language programmes across universities 03 Aug 2020 01:27 Close on the heels of its decision to drop Mandarin from its list of suggested languages under the National Education Policy, the Ministry of Education (Ministry of Human Resource Development) has decided to put several higher education institutes that …
  • ‘Unsung heroes’ will be celebrated at JNU: ABVP 03 Aug 2020 00:37 New Delhi | Published: August 3, 2020 3:18:12 am ABVP’s JNU unit will observe a ‘Swaraj Pakhwara’ from August 1-15 to “celebrate the country’s uncelebrated heroes”. ABVP’s JNU unit will observe a ‘Swaraj Pakhwara’ from August 1-15 to “celebrate the country …
  • Suspended AAP Councillor Tahir Hussain admits his role in Delhi violence, says police 02 Aug 2020 20:56 File photo. NEW DELHI: Suspended Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Tahir Hussain has confessed about his role in the North East Delhi violence that broke out in February this year and admitted that he has incited people to unleash violence, according to an …
  • Why Shashi Tharoor is wrong 02 Aug 2020 14:01 Written by N Sai Balaji | Updated: August 2, 2020 6:15:51 pm Democracy is not just limited to the floor of the legislature. The article (‘Case for presidential system’, July 25) by Congress MP, Shashi Tharoor, on the current political situation concludes …
  • Chargesheets For Riots Expose Motives Of Delhi Police 02 Aug 2020 10:12 The level of central political intervention in Delhi to shape the judicial process in the communal violence cases is being stepped up. The Lieutenant Governor's swift cancellation of the Delhi government's order regarding the panel of prosecution …
  • Cops quiz Khalid in NE riots case 01 Aug 2020 23:58 New Delhi: Former Jawaharlal Nehru University scholar Umar Khalid, who is facing sedition charges for alleged anti-national sloganeering in 2016, was questioned by Delhi Police’s Special Cell in relation to the February riots in northeast Delhi. He was …
  • Delhi: Umar Khalid questioned 01 Aug 2020 21:39 Umar Khalid. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) The Delhi Police Special Cell questioned former JNU student Umar Khalid for around three hours in connection with the Northeast Delhi riots, following which his phone was seized. A senior officer said: “He was …
  • Educating India 30 Jul 2020 22:07 Written by Kumkum Roy | Published: July 31, 2020 1:00:47 am Any mention of reservation in academic institutions, whether for students, teachers, or other employees is absent in the National Education Policy. (Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh) The National …
  • New policy, old test 30 Jul 2020 20:33 By: Editorial | Updated: July 31, 2020 12:25:41 am The New Education Policy (NEP), announced by the government on Wednesday, is thus long overdue. The current education policy was drafted in the 1980s. It underwent modifications in 1992. But that was when …
  • Four-year system will help enhance skills, say experts 30 Jul 2020 19:22 New Delhi: The newly announced National Education Policy’s intent to change the undergraduate programme in Indian universities from a three-year degree course to a four-year system has found several takers in the academic world. Faculty members in the city …
  • Vanilla Or Chocolate Fudge? What NEP 2020 Offers Is A Fatal Illusion Of Choice 30 Jul 2020 15:05 Was going through the oven-fresh New Education Policy 2020 yesterday. Couldn’t help it, as it does put our generation in a watershed moment—along with the entire Indian education system, of course. On the face of it, NEP 2020 looks extremely slick (and …
  • IIM CAT 2020 to be held on November 29; check paper pattern, syllabus 30 Jul 2020 12:11 IIM CAT 2020 will be held on November 29. Representational image/ file IIM CAT 2020: The Comom Admission Test (CAT 2020) will be held on November 29, 2020. This year, the entrance exam will be conducted by Indian Institute of Indore. The online …
  • Swara Bhaskar rubbishes claims of Deepika Padukone getting paid for JNU protest 30 Jul 2020 09:16 Rumours have been making rounds on the internet about Deepika Padukone’s attendance at the JNU protest being staged for which she was paid Rs5 crore. However, Bollywood star Swara Bhaskar soon came to the defense of the Padmaavat actor and rubbished all …
  • Netizen alleges Deepika Padukone took Rs 5 crore for her JNU visit, Swara Bhasker hits back at troll, calls it 'idiotic misinformation' 30 Jul 2020 07:26 Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone joined a protest against violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University on January 7, 2020 just before the release of her film 'Chhapaak'. The actress expressed solidarity to JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh who was injured …
  • IIM CAT 2020 to be held on November 29 30 Jul 2020 07:21 IIM CAT 2020 will be held on November 29. Representational image/ file IIM CAT 2020: The Comom Admission Test (CAT 2020) will be held on November 29, 2020. This year, the entrance exam will be conducted by Indian Institute of Indore. The online …
  • State govt will save Kannada chair at JNU 30 Jul 2020 01:22 Hubballi: Responding to TOI report dated July 28, Kannada Chair at JNU faces closure, the Kannada and culture department has intended to save the chair. V Rashmi Mahesh, secretary, Kannada and culture department, told TOI that the department is following …
  • JNU, Jamia V-Cs: National Education Policy move groundbreaking, positive 29 Jul 2020 22:30 Jamia V-C Najma Akhtar called the NEP “groundbreaking”. (File) The Vice-Chancellors of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Jamia Millia Islamia on Wednesday described the new National Education Policy (NEP) approved by the Union Cabinet as a positive …
  • Denying Kashmiris Equal Rights is Discriminatory, Unconstitutional, says Sajid Bin Sayed 29 Jul 2020 21:45 A few days back, Delhi Police registered an FIR against M.S. Sajid (Sajid Bin Sayed), a PhD scholar at JNU, for a tweet on Kashmir. On July 8, a police complaint was filed against Sajid at a police station in Delhi. The complaint, filed by one Tajinder …
  • Foreign univs can now set up campus, teachers unhappy 29 Jul 2020 20:22 New Delhi: The newly approved National Education Policy (NEP) has evoked sharp reactions in different quarters. While some tout it as a positive course for the future, many others are concerned about some of the new provisions, particularly the idea of …
  • IIM CAT 2020 dates announced, registration process begins August 5 29 Jul 2020 13:17 IIM CAT 2020 will be held on November 29. Representational image/ file IIM CAT 2020: The Comom Admission Test (CAT 2020) will be held on November 29, 2020. This year, the entrance exam will be conducted by Indian Institute of Indore. The online …
  • MU VC selection: TN must fight for its right 29 Jul 2020 13:06 M K Stalin CHENNAI: DMK president M K Stalin on Wednesday said the AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu should not be silent when it comes to choosing the vice-chancellor for Madras University, unlike it happened during the selection of thee vice-chancellors of …
  • Human Rights Activists Say India Maybe 'Turning Into a Fascist State'. Why? 29 Jul 2020 07:50 Human rights defenders say Indians must speak up now as the world's largest democracy is "in the danger of turning into a fascist state." Pressure is growing on the Indian government to release a number of political activists and students - a …
  • Administrative, police officers emerge as heroes in Ganjam's COVID-19 war 29 Jul 2020 03:49 Express News Service BERHAMPUR: They are the frontline soldiers of the COVID war, fighting an invisible enemy by braving grave odds everyday and putting themselves at high risk. In COVID hotspot Ganjam, administrative and police officers have emerged as …
  • Rational thinking versus Mobocracy 28 Jul 2020 19:12 Denis Venter writes on the cultural revolution sweeping the West, and how to respond to it This article is created from three insightful sources. First, comments made by Prof Gad Saad, an evolutionary behavioural scientist at Concordia University, Montreal …
  • Global Nanodiamonds Market Report 2020 by Supply, Demand, Consumption, Sale, Price, Share, Revenue and Top Manufacturers 12 Aug 2020 17:26 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Aug 12, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- Nanodiamonds Market Nanodiamonds market is segmented by Type, and by Application. Players, stakeholders, and other participants in the …
  • Meet former Miss India finalist who cracked UPSC Civil Services, got 93rd rank 06 Aug 2020 05:48 Written by Neeti Nigam | New Delhi | Published: August 6, 2020 11:04:03 am Aishwarya Sheoran has actively participated in fashion shows for over a year. (Graphic: Gargi Singh) Twenty-three-year-old Aishwarya Sheoran has cracked the prestigious Civil …
  • Surat youth secures AIR 84 in civil services exam 05 Aug 2020 16:26 Kartik Jivani stands first in Gujarat, followed by Gandhinagar DyMC Jitendra Agarwal who got AIR 128; at least 13 candidates from State cleared the exam The Union Public Service Commission announced results for the Civil Services Exam 2019 on Tuesday, and …
  • Boot on the other foot: Retired Indian hockey players turning to coaching 30 Jul 2020 21:07 Written by Mihir Vasavda | New Delhi | Updated: July 31, 2020 1:58:06 am Prabhjot Singh, Deepak Thakur and Tushar Khandker When Tushar Khandker began his international career in the early 2000s, dribbling the ball along the carpet was still considered one …
  • Live: Intense lockdown in Chennai eases from today 06 Jul 2020 05:31 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Total number of cases to 20,263 and deaths to 459. The number of active cases stands at 3,836. Total 15,968 patients have recovered so far. Himachal Pradesh: Members of Tibetan government-in-exile celebrate Dalai …
  • [Best Brand] Time for innovative brands to shine 29 Jun 2020 11:51 Be it a business-to-business or business-to-consumer trade, the revenue of a company is deeply associated with the power of its brand. Brand power refers to the influence the name holds over the spending behavior of consumers, which can also be used to …
  • Not Just Another Startup Accelerator in India: How the Financial Inclusion Lab is Shining a Light on Underserved Customers 15 Jun 2020 10:45 This blog talks about the Financial Inclusion Lab accelerator program, which is supported by some of the largest philanthropic organizations across the world – Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, J.P. Morgan, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, MetLife …
  • Far-right protests in Spain over lockdowns: Coronavirus updates 23 May 2020 20:08 For the first time since they began reporting data in January, Chinese authorities registered zero new infections of coronavirus.  Brazil confirmed a total of 330,890 coronavirus cases, overtaking Russia to become the world's second hotspot for COVID- …
  • Back from top study hubs in Covid-19 wake, teachers from Bihar plan to stay 21 May 2020 00:14 Written by Santosh Singh | Patna | Published: May 21, 2020 2:07:26 am Some said after the lockdown experience in Kota, parents would be wary of sending their children to other states. (Express photo/Gajendra Yadav) In the wake of the coronavirus …
  • Coronavirus latest: New York's Cuomo warns of rise in cases 16 May 2020 22:22 Protests have been held in Munich, Berlin and Stuttgart against the restrictions put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19 Elsewhere in Europe arrests were made and tear gas used to disperse demonstrators New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says the state…
  • Amidst Lockdown, students gear up for JEE/NEET with Prime Academy, a leading coaching institute 15 May 2020 12:44 Getting into top institutions, like the IIT, AIIMS, NIT etc, is a cherished dream for most of the science students. Though this lockdown has announced doom for most of the sectors, it has helped sincere students significantly by giving them extra study …
  • Coronavirus latest: World fears second wave of infections 10 May 2020 17:04 Total number of COVID-19 cases worldwide has crossed 4 million China's Wuhan, where the first outbreak occurred, has seen its first case in over a month A cluster of new cases have been linked to Seoul's nightlife districts  The infection rate (R- …
  • Coronavirus latest: Asia fears second wave of infections 10 May 2020 11:28 Total number of COVID-19 cases worldwide have crossed 4 million China's Wuhan, where the outbreak first erupted, sees its first case in over a month A cluster of new cases have been linked to Seoul's nightlife districts  The infection rate (R-value …
  • Sportstar archives- Bob Woolmer on cricket in Canada and Bangladesh tar 07 May 2020 06:46 Bob Woolmer was South Africa's coach for five years. He and Hansie Cronje moulded a successful team and put South Africa on the top rung of international cricket. Woolmer finished his five-year term as South Africa's coach after the 1999 World Cup …
  • Palliative care training project helps improve, expand services in India 04 May 2020 22:38 After an accident several years ago in which she was thrown from a train near her home in India, Ashla Rani was paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair. Her injuries were so serious that she could have died, doctors said, and she suffered terrible pain. But …
  • Covid live: CRPF headquarters in Delhi sealed 03 May 2020 07:10 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Robots delivering meals, ghostly figures in hazmat suits and cameras pointed at front doors: China's methods to enforce coronavirus quarantines have looked like a sci-fi dystopia for legions of people. …
  • Ten educational websites you should not miss 26 Apr 2020 21:15 Dimapur, April 26 (EMN):  Gone are the days when knowledge was limited to classrooms and lecture notes. Thanks to the internet, education is now accessible to a larger group of people who actively seek it and educational websites play a key role in …
  • Bakliwal Tutorials: Providing highest quality education to JEE aspirants, under all circumstances! 21 Apr 2020 12:05 To succeed in prominent engineering entrance exams, one requires a thorough understanding of subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, and the ability to solve unseen and new questions with accuracy and speed. Thus, it becomes imperative for a student …
  • Coronavirus and sports: Tour de France in doubt as Tour de Suisse canceled 03 Apr 2020 11:15 April 3 -- Tour de Suisse canceled, doubts over Tour de France remain The 84th edition of the Tour de Suisse has been called off due to the coronavirus. The bike race through Switzerland, considered an important warm-up event ahead of the prestigious Tour …
  • Borussia Dortmund to return to training 30 Mar 2020 10:52 March 30 -- Wimbledon to be scrapped this week Dirk Hordorff, vice-president of the German Tennis Federation, has told Sky Sport Germany that the cancellation of Wimbledon 2020 is likely to be announced this week. "Wimbledon has stated that they will …
  • Small-town job aspirants get an online resource 16 Mar 2020 05:22 There is not much craze for a government job in a city like Mumbai, but in non-metro towns and villages, it is a different story: a Central or State government job brings along with it financial and social security. Testbook, a Mumbai-based start-up, …
  • Coronavirus updates March 13: Several states in shutdown mode, total number of confirmed cases 81 13 Mar 2020 16:59 People wearing a facemask amid concerns of the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus leaves a Kasturba Hospital in Mumbai. (Express Photo: Prashant Nadkar) Several states across India went into battle mode to contain the spread of COVID-19, shutting down …
  • Coronavirus hits Premier League: Arsenal manager... 13 Mar 2020 07:16 LONDON: The Premier League was thrown into chaos on Thursday as Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi both contracted the new coronavirus, leaving at least one game postponed and other fixtures in doubt. Arsenal's match at …
  • Busola Dakolo, Amy Jadesimi, Kiki Mordi, Mercy Chinwo, Apaokagi Maryam—here are Nigeria’s Most Inspiring Women in 2020 08 Mar 2020 07:54 Leading Ladies Africa presents its annual #100 Women in Nigeria list for 2020. Contained in this list are Nigerian female leaders, innovators change-makers and disruptors who are redefining what it takes to be a woman and pushing the limits to what women …
  • Murshida Khatun lives two dreams in Australia - a World Cup cap and a Mandhana pic 26 Feb 2020 14:54 Murshida Khatun, the only left-hander to play for Bangladesh women, wanted to fulfill two dreams on Monday night. The first of those - to represent her country in a world tournament - came true and she struck an impressive 26-ball 30 against India at the …
  • Online video classes: A boon for NEET aspirants from rural India 09 Feb 2020 09:33 By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: February 9, 2020 2:09:07 pm According to online education providers, the concept of online video programmes for medical entrance has replaced brick-and-mortar classrooms with virtual classes. Image source: Representational …
  • Online video classes: A boon for medical aspirants from rural India 09 Feb 2020 08:05 Nineteen-year-old Nchumthung Patton from Nagaland’s Wokha district, a tiny speck on the map of the country’s northeastern region, almost gave up his dream of becoming a doctor when he could not clear the all India medical entrance examination. The teenager …
  • The batch of 2019: Meet Haryana’s new crop of civil servants 13 Jan 2020 14:08 Written by Varinder Bhatia | Chandigarh | Published: January 13, 2020 5:45:52 pm Clockwise from top: Ankita Verma, an engineer from Dwarka; Gaurav Gupta, who worked in Korea for two years; Devendra Sharma, who was working in the Income Tax Department; and …
  • Buddies at IIT Bombay clinch top scores at CAT 2019 08 Jan 2020 03:18 Two friends from IIT Bombay are among the top scorers at the Common Admissions Test (CAT) 2019 results, declared on Saturday. While Somansh Choradia scored a perfect 100 percentile, his friend Rahul Manglik got 99.99. The duo is currently pursuing their …
  • Scholarship test at Imphal for Civil Service Aspirants in NE 29 Dec 2019 04:16 Super 100 Scholarship test for Civil Service Aspirants of North East Date : January 07, 2020 , various location (Imphal included) Guwahati, 28th December, 2019: North East Institute of Advanced Studies (Northeast IAS), one of the premier institutes for …
  • How to Profit From the Massive Aging-in-Place Healthcare Trend 12 Dec 2019 18:27 The number of Americans over age 65 and age 85 will double and triple, by 2050, respectively, and many of these seniors will want to stay in their homes as long as possible. Is it time to buy stocks that can profit from the emerging aging-in-place trend? …
  • IIT Suicide: Are top scientific institutions welcoming to women?  24 Nov 2019 23:47 Express News Service The President of India Ramnath Kovind last week, hosting directors of top scientific institutes in the country said that "Women make Science humane". These top institutions are however a lonely place for women, with less …
  • Are batting wearables the next step in cricket evolution? 19 Nov 2019 13:38 In the last 50 years, the simple cricket bat has seen numerous tweaks for strength and agility, but is it time they were made smarter too? While the "shoulderless" Excalibur bat of the 1970s, popularised by Lance Cairns, lowered the position of …
  • ET BUSINESS EXCELLENCE 2019 - TRAILBLAZERS IN THE LIMELIGHT 11 Nov 2019 13:50 CLIENT NAME CATEGORIES Uniq Detective & Security Services Pvt Ltd Excellence in Security Services MAN Energy Solutions India Pvt Ltd Excellence in Engineering - Heavy Machinery Manufacturing Lorman Kitchen Equipment’s Pvt Ltd Excellence in Eco-Friendly …
  • Idaho Business Out Loud interview: Jeet Kumar, founder of In Time Tec 07 Nov 2019 02:01 Jeet Kumar Jeet Kumar has lived the American Dream, launching a successful software company, In Time Tec, and raising a family in the Treasure Valley. But for him, the focus has always been giving back, whether that’s in Idaho or his home country, India. …
  • Ashwin’s cricket institute ties up with Gaudium Sportopia 06 Nov 2019 12:03 Hyderabad, Nov 6 (IANS) Indias first residential, fully integrated, world class high-performance sports school Gaudium Sportopia launched its own cricket academy on Wednesday in collaboration with Gen-Next Cricket Institute that is mentored by Ravichandran …
  • COUNTDOWN: The Northern Rivers' Top 50 sportspeople 25 Oct 2019 21:49 THE Northern Rivers can lay claim to some of Australia's best sportspeople. We've got talented cricket players, football stars, surfers, track and field athletes and swimmers who have gone on to represent their region, state and country at the …
  • Comviva Recognized Amongst India's Top 25 Best Workplaces for Women 2019 16 Sep 2019 12:26 NEW DELHI, Sep. 16, 2019 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Comviva, the global leader in mobile solutions today announced that after being certified recently as a 'Great Place to Work' organization; it has now been recognized amongst the top 25 ' …
  • IAS officers' resignations: The reasons causing disgruntlement among bureaucrats in the elite service 14 Sep 2019 17:42 The years around 2000 saw India reaping higher rewards of the economic liberalisation it had set off a decade ago. An expanding India Inc required capable managers. This led to a flurry of resignations of officers of the elite Indian Administrative Service …
  • Duryodhan’s Mahabharat: India’s welterweight medal hope at World Championship 09 Sep 2019 11:31 Duryodhan Negi even battled depression when afflicted by vitiligo. What’s in a name? Don’t ask a man who shares his with the chief antagonist of the great Indian epic Mahabharata. “Panditji ne pata nahi kya soch ke naam rakh diya (Don’t know what the …
  • 'Super 30' becomes tax-free in J&K, gets state G... 02 Aug 2019 07:01 NEW DELHI: 'Super 30' is winning hearts in India. After Delhi, UP, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Bihar and Gujarat, the government of Haryana and Jammu & Kashmir have also decided to let the people enjoy the movie with tax benefits. While the Manohar …
  • 'Super 30' now tax-free in Jammu and Kashmir 02 Aug 2019 04:03 New Delhi (India), Aug 1 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday became the seventh state to declare Hrithik Roshan starrer 'Super 30' tax-free. The decision comes in line with similar moves by governments in Bihar, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, …
  • Last Resort: India and Pakistan's Informal Schools 29 Jul 2019 15:41 NEW DELHI / KARACHI / JAIPUR / MULTAN — In a slum on the outer periphery of Gurgaon, far away from all the trappings of luxury, lives Pooja — a young bright-eyed girl who dreams of a better life. Like many her age, Pooja is not privileged to …
  • Ekeeda - India's online education solutions provider 27 Jul 2019 10:46 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] July 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): Education, once characterized by conventional classroom model, has transformed into learning that is online, on-demand, and self-paced. The global e-learning market is forecasted to reach USD 325 …
  • India- Ted Prodromou, America's Leading LinkedIn Coach, Is Scheduled to Speak at The Worthy to Be Wealthy Free Online Summit on Thursday, July 25th 2019 23 Jul 2019 04:52 (MENAFN - GetNews) The Worthy to Be Wealthy Free Online Summit consist of conversations with experts who have a proven and noteworthy track record of success, many of which are internationally known and making millions. The attendees will walk away with …
  • After Bihar, Hrithik Roshan's 'Super 30' is now tax free in Rajasthan 19 Jul 2019 03:07 New Delhi: After Hrithik Roshan-starrer 'Super 30' was made tax-free in Bihar, a similar decision was taken by the Rajasthan government on Thursday. Calling the film an "inspiration" and an "excellent example of exceptional willpower …
  • Vice President all-praises for Hrithik Roshan in... 18 Jul 2019 06:21 Actor Hrithik Roshan has been host to encourage and praise for his performance in 'Super 30'. Fans, actors and directors of B-town have been in awe of the actor's portrayal of Anand Kumar. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, too, seems to be …
  • UPSC Coaching Centre in Chennai Invites Applications from Civil Service Aspirants 18 Jul 2019 06:20 (MENAFN - ForPressRelease) 27 Chinmaya IAS Academy, one of the leading sucessful and trusted UPSC coaching centres in Chennai, part of chinmaya group of educational institutions of world renowned Chinmaya Mission, is inviting applications from civil …
  • Hrithik Roshan's 'Super 30' tax-free in Bihar 15 Jul 2019 20:50 Patna (Bihar) [India], July 15 (ANI): Hrithik Roshan starrer 'Super 30', which released on July 12, has been declared tax free by Bihar Government. People living in Bihar will be able to purchase tax-free tickets to the film from tomorrow (Tuesday …
  • JEE Advanced: Why there are still fewer girls in IITs 12 Jul 2019 06:09 The skewed female ratio impacts males students too, says expert. (Representational Image) JEE Advanced: Even as they regularly outshine boys in the board exams, the performance of girls in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced — a competitive test for …
  • A seat in Delhi University — Beyond high cutoffs, admission confusion 06 Jul 2019 21:19 Glitches in the admission process, particularly for students from state education boards; language and culture gaps; accommodation woes; and general unfamiliarity with the city make this process far from smooth. (Representational image) Written by Sukrita …
  • ASCI upheld complaints against 114 advertisements out of 206 in April 2019 27 Jun 2019 14:14 Here is a closer look at the full report... During the month of April 2019, ASCI investigated complaints against 206 advertisements, of which 49 advertisements were promptly withdrawn by the advertisers as soon as they received the ASCI communication. The …
  • JEE (Advanced) State topper ranked 33 in country 15 Jun 2019 05:02 S. Prajeeth from Maharshi Vidya Mandir, who has topped in the State in the Joint Engineering Examination (Advanced), has scored 293 out of 372 marks. He has bagged All India Rank 33. “I expected a good rank as I prepared for the past two years. But this is …
  • Patiala's Jayesh bagged 17th All India Rank in JEE (Advanced) 14 Jun 2019 15:01 PATIALA: After achieving the glory and top rank in the state in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main in January this year, Patiala’s boy Jayesh Singla had again brought the laurels to his parents by securing 17th All India Rank in the Joint Entrance Exam …
  • Students strip and kill classmate after he tried to sit in the front row of class 11 Jun 2019 11:09 Five students have been arrested after they allegedly crushed one of their classmates to death under their bikes. Mobile phone footage taken by another student shows the victim, Ranjit Singh, stripped to his underwear as other pupils beat him with rods. He …
  • Fire At Coaching Centre: 19 students killed in India’s Surat 25 May 2019 00:22 At least 19 students -- most of them female -- died yesterday in a fire at an Indian building housing a college, officials said, as images showed people jumping to escape the blaze. “The students lost their life both because of the fire and jumping out of …
  • At least 19 students die in India fire: medical officer 24 May 2019 20:11 Some students who tried to jump from the burning building were among at least 19 who died AHMEDABAD (INDIA) - At least 19 students -- most of them female -- died Friday in a fire at an Indian building housing a college, officials said, as images showed …
  • 19 Dead In Surat Coaching Centre Fire, Students Jumped Off Building 24 May 2019 19:54 A fire official said 19 fire tenders and two hydraulic platforms were sent in to control the fire. Surat:  At least 19 people, mostly students, were killed after a massive fire broke out at a coaching centre in Gujarat's Surat on Friday afternoon. …
  • At least 19 students die in India fire 24 May 2019 19:11 You need Javascript and either Adobe Flash or Html5 to view this video. You need Javascript and either Adobe Flash or Html5 to view this video. Students leaped to their death from the burning building. Updated 8pm At least 19 students - most of them female …
  •  Urgent : At least 15 students die in India fire 24 May 2019 16:03     "The students lost their life both because of the fire and jumping out of the building," Deepak Sapthaley, a fire official in the western city of Surat, told AFP.     Ten of them died from the jump and five from the fire, with up to 20 being …
  • At least 15 students die in India fire 24 May 2019 14:25 At least 15 students died on Friday in a fire in a building in India housing a college, officials said, with images on television and social media showing people jumping to escape the blaze. “The students lost their life both because of the fire and …
  • Senior executive Suryaprakash Kareenahalli quits as Infosys India delivery head 02 May 2019 02:48 BENGALURU: A senior Infosys executive who has spent 16 years with the Bengaluru-headquartered IT services company has quit, ET has learnt. Suryaprakash Kareenahalli, a senior vice-president who was heading India delivery for Infosys, has resigned to take …
  • As job-hunt season hits, Chicago-area workers in 3 hot tech roles tell how they got started and what they do all day 25 Apr 2019 17:20 With graduations fast approaching, a new crop of technology job candidates is preparing to enter the market. Their prospects look good. Tech-related employment grew in the Chicago area by almost 6,000 jobs last year. And if employment postings are any …
  • Northeast-IAS announces Scholarships Rs 1 Cr. for IAS Coaching 25 Apr 2019 02:22 Northeast-IAS announces Scholarships worth of Rs 1 Cr. for IAS Coaching Date : April 24, 2019 , Guwahati Sankar Ray Director Northeast - IAS while addressing the press meet at Guwaahatai Press Club Northeast-IAS announces Scholarships worth of Rs 1 Cr. for …
  • Northeast IAS announces Scholarships worth of Rs 1 Cr for IAS Coaching 25 Apr 2019 02:20 Northeast-IAS announces Scholarships worth of Rs 1 Cr. for IAS Coaching Date : April 24, 2019 , Guwahati Sankar Ray Director Northeast - IAS while addressing the press meet at Guwaahatai Press Club Northeast-IAS announces Scholarships worth of Rs 1 Cr. for …
  • Two Alumni of the Global Center for Social Entrepreneurship Network (GCSEN Foundation) Participate in the Draper Competition for Collegiate Women Entrepreneurs at Smith College 15 Apr 2019 23:39 KINGSTON, New York, Apr 15, 2019 /PR Newswire Africa via COMTEX/ -- GCSEN, The Global Center for Social Entrepreneurship Network (GCSEN Foundation) recently had two of its program alumni, Ms. Gyana Srivastava and Ms. Khadeedja Muheto, both of …
  • Ed-tech startup NeoStencil joins hands with Motion Education to provide IIT-JEE, NEET exam coaching 19 Mar 2019 13:22 AHMEDABAD: Gurugram based ed-tech startup, NeoStencil, a test preparation platform for Government job exams has entered into a partnership with Kota-based coaching institute Motion Education for IIT JEE and NEET exams. NeoStencil will now also offer IIT- …
  • Administrative mess in Indian archery leaves competitors in the lurch 07 Feb 2019 04:37 Country’s top-ranked compound archer Abhishek Verma is one of those who have suffered. (File) The newly-elected office-bearers of the Archery Association of India (AAI) had scheduled their first coaching camp from Tuesday, but the day came and went with …
  • University professors recognized for influence in education policy 28 Jan 2019 06:24 Courtesy of Brown University Courtesy of Brown University Courtesy of Brown University Courtesy of Brown University (Top to bottom) John Papay, Matthew Kraft, Kenneth Wong and Susanna Loeb were recognized in the 2019 Rick Hess Straight Up Edu-Scholar …
  • Six from Ahmedabad in India's top 50 24 Jan 2019 05:16 AHMEDABAD: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or ICAI on Wednesday declared the results of the Chartered Accountants Final exam (old course and new course), Foundation exam and Common Proficiency Test (CPT). Students from Gujarat did well in …
  • ICAI Result 2019: Six from Ahmedabad in India's top 50 24 Jan 2019 03:50 AHMEDABAD: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or ICAI on Wednesday declared the results of the Chartered Accountants Final exam (old course and new course), Foundation exam and Common Proficiency Test (CPT). Students from Gujarat did well in …
  • 4 from Telangana secure100 percentile in JEE 20 Jan 2019 03:45 HYDERABAD: Four students from Telangana — Adelly Sai Kiran, Yindukuri Jayanth Phani, Battepati Karthikeya, Vishwanth K secured 100 percentile marks (National Testing Agency score) in the JEE (Joint Entrance Examination Main) January-2019 examination, …
  • Beauty pageants in the Philippines: Changes, what's next? 12 Jan 2019 19:06 Published 9:00 PM, December 23, 2018 Updated 9:00 PM, December 23, 2018 AT A GLANCE Some international competitions have removed the swimsuit portion to keep up with the times Asia is the next market of beauty pageant organizations after South America …
  • India online: Stories of Indians and their smartphones 30 Dec 2018 03:17 In 2017, the cost of 1 GB in India, at 1.53 per cent of gross national income per capita, was the cheapest among all 61 low- and middle-income countries. The United Nations considers it a marker of affordable Internet, Indians consume an average of it …
  • REVEALED: 11-20 in Ipswich's top 30 sporting greats 19 Dec 2018 23:50 Ipswich's top 30 greatest from the past 30 years. 20. Kym Jaenke Ipswich triathlete Kym set high standards in displaying mental toughness. She showcased that on her way to becoming a world champion in her 30-34 years division in Canada in 2008. As she …
  • Career in Rural Management :: Ranjan K Baruah 24 Oct 2018 02:39 Career in Rural Management Ranjan K Baruah * In our last edition we had published about rural development .There is another similar discipline of studies for people who are interested in social change in the society. Well , today we are talking about rural …
  • Youth Olympics: Jeremy Lalrinnunga to be India’s flag bearer at closing ceremony 14 Oct 2018 04:55 By: Sports Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 13, 2018 8:02:10 pm Jeremy Lalrinnunga in the Men’s Weightlifting 62kg Group A event at Youth Olympic Park in Buenos Aires. (Source: AP) Weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga will be India’s flag bearer at the …
  • Soha Ali Khan felicitates achievers at India Leadership Awards 11 Oct 2018 14:52 Bangalore [India], Oct 11 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): India Leadership Awards, 2018 was organized by Blindwink.in on October 7th at Taj Hotels in Bangalore. The awardees include Gurleen Kaur Kohli - Best Bridal Makeover Artist In Aurangabad, Shahnaz Hussain …
  • 2018’s Most Powerful People in Residential Real Estate 28 Sep 2018 14:30 Masayoshi Son, Adi Tatarko, Warren Buffett, Kamala Harris and Ben Caballero. Kaitlyn Flannagan for Observer If a person’s home is their castle, then the 59 people we chose to profile for our 2018 Residential Real Estate Power List are the castle-builders, …
  • Meghalaya CM to Provide Schlarships to 200 Aspirants for UPSC Exam Coaching 14 Sep 2018 09:27 Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma said the number of youths from the state who had cleared Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examination had been very low while it was negligible in Garo Hills region. The CM was addressing the press on Friday at …
  • In volte-face, IIT directors say coaching not bad 27 Aug 2018 15:57 The IIT directors and many in the faculty have for years held that the thriving JEE coaching industry is a menace, it undermines the IIT admission system and sends in heavily tutored students to the country’s top engineering institutes instead of those …
  • Asian Games: How an Indian coach plotted India’s fall in Kabaddi 26 Aug 2018 04:14 Written by Shivani Naik | Jakarta | Updated: August 25, 2018 10:06:12 am Shailaja Jain is coach of the Iranian women’s team that stunned India to win gold in Jakarta. When her daughter was barely nine months old, Shailaja Jain abruptly weaned her from …
  • How an Indian coach plotted India’s fall in Asiad Kabaddi 24 Aug 2018 23:22 Written by Shivani Naik | Jakarta | Updated: August 25, 2018 4:47:52 am Shailaja Jain is coach of the Iranian women’s team that stunned India to win gold in Jakarta. When her daughter was barely nine months old, Shailaja Jain abruptly weaned her from …
  • How to retain women in STEM researches 13 Aug 2018 14:37 Despite the greater opportunities in STEM and a rich history of scientists such as Rukhmabai (India’s first practicing doctor), Janaki Ammal (botanist), Ashima Chatterjee (India’s first woman doctorate in Science), Kamala Sohonie (biochemist), Rajeshwari …
  • Aakash Institute Announces National Scholarship Exam: ANTHE 2018 30 Jul 2018 14:51 New Delhi: Aakash Educational Services Limited, provides comprehensive test preparatory services for  students preparing for medical and engineering entrance examinations for class 11 and class 12 students  and foundation courses (covering school boards …
  • NEET: Fewer girls in state's top 100 this year 02 Jul 2018 23:29 MUMBAI: The number of girls on the state's top 100 NEET ranks' list has dropped to 28 from last year's 36. The provisional merit list for medical admissions in the state, based on all-India NEET ranks, was released last week. Students from the …
  • AIIMS entrance exam: Kota grabs nine ranks in top 10 19 Jun 2018 03:14 JAIPUR: Kota repeated its success story by securing nine ranks in the top 10 when All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) entrance results were announced on Monday. Kota claimed all positions in the top 10 except the All India Rank 1 (AIR-1) which …
  • Five Tamil Nadu boys in top 100 in JEE (Advanced) 11 Jun 2018 01:18 Chennai: Five students from Tamil Nadu have secured ranks among the top 100 in the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced), the results of which were declared on Sunday. Chennai student P.Girinath with 285 out of 360 marks is the topper from the state with …
  • CLAT 2018: Top three ranks in law entrance go to friends in Jaipur 31 May 2018 22:19 Devansh Kaushik, Aman Garg and Anmol Gupta also studied at the same coaching institute. (Express Photo) Shortly after the results of the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2018 were announced on Thursday, 18-year-old Anmol Gupta, who secured the third rank …
  • How online coaching is driving UPSC dreams 05 May 2018 19:18 Aspirants constrained by finances or social norms are turning to apps and websites for video tutorials A day after he was declared this year’s all-India UPSC exam topper, Anudeep Durishetty told TOI that “YouTube is the best tutor” to prepare for the …
  • Six friends make it to top 20 of JEE-Main 2018 03 May 2018 11:09 Kota (Rajasthan), May 3 In times where academic rivalry often mars friendship, six friends studying at a coaching centre here have proven the critics wrong as they made it to the top 20 in the JEE-Main examination, the results for which were announced …
  • Study Buddies: Six friends make it to top 20 of JEE-Main 2018  03 May 2018 08:43 — By PTI | May 03, 2018 12:35 pm Kota (Raj):  In times where academic rivalry often mars friendship, six friends studying at a coaching centre here have proven the critics wrong as they made it to the top 20 in the JEE-Main examination, the results for …
  • Telangana, Andhra Pradesh boys bag 5 of top 10 ranks in JEE (Main) 01 May 2018 05:05 HYDERABAD: A Vijayawada boy bagged the All India Rank (AIR) 1 in the IIT JEE (Main), while AIR 2 was bagged by Visakhapatnam boy in the results released on Monday. Candidates from the two Telugu states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh continued to shine in …
  • Andhra boys clinch top two ranks in JEE (Main) 01 May 2018 04:01 MUMBAI: The results of the JEE (Main) exam, the first step in the quest for a seat in the IITs and other top tech institutes of the country, threw up a unique surprise on Monday. All the top six all-India rankers scored 350, forcing the CBSE to apply …
  • Samarth coaching institute now in Kohima 18 Jul 2017 10:28 July 18, 2017 Kohima DC Rajesh Soundararajan addressing the inaugural function of Samarth coaching institute in Kohima on July 17. (Morung Photo) Our Correspondent Kohima | July 17   Samarth, a premier coaching institute for NEET (Medical), AIIMS/ …
  • Nigerian comes top in India university 04 Jul 2017 02:44 Sodiq Oyeleke A Nigerian, Samiat Owo-Alade, has emerged the best-graduating pharmacy student at the Rajiv Ghandi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India. Speaking with our correspondent, the 23-year-old Nigerian said she was excited to surmount …
  • Top 10 in AIIMS entrance from same coaching institute in Kota 15 Jun 2017 20:01 Tabeenah Anjum, Jaipur, DH News Service, Jun 16 2017, 1:14 IST All 10 aspiring doctors had signed up at the Allen Career Institute. Seven were classroom students, while the rest took distance coaching. A single tutorial institute, based in Kota district of …
  • AIIMS MBBS Result 2017: Nishita Purohit secures first rank; all 10 toppers from single Kota coaching institute 15 Jun 2017 10:18 New Delhi: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Thursday declared AIIMS MBBS entrance exam result 2017. The AIIMS MBBS online entrance test Result 2017 was released on aiimsexams.org and also on the websites of other six AIIMS. The prestigious …
  • Inside the hoop dreams of 21 boys at NBA’s first academy in India 03 Jun 2017 18:46 By Siddhanth Aney A couple of weeks ago I was at a bar in New Delhi’s Khan Market, meeting some old friends from college. One of them was recounting his time at university the UK. A keen athlete, this friend was drafted by his classmates to play an amateur …
  • Students Under Siege as Schools Burn in India’s Troubled Kashmir 10 Jan 2017 07:38 Armed Conflicts, Asia-Pacific, Crime & Justice, Education, Featured, Headlines, TerraViva United Nations Shugufta Barkat, a former teacher, and her brother Rasikh Barkat, a former student, stand in the charred remains of the Nasirabad Government High …