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Delhi students excited to be back in schools

New Delhi, Jan 19 | Delhi schools which have been closed for the past 10 months due to the coronavirus pandemic, reopened on Monday...

CBSE topper from Gorakhpur invited to witness R-Day parade

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 19 | Divyangi Tripathi, the CBSE topper, has been invited to witness the Republic Day parade from the Prime Minister's...

Coaching centres in Kota re-open with new normal norms

Jaipur, Jan 18 | Around 10 months after the Covid-19 pandemic threw Kota's Rs 3,000 crore coaching industry towards partial shutdown...

Accord top priority to maintain clean toilets in schools: AP CM

Amaravati, Jan 18 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday directed officials to accord top priority to maintain clean toilets...

Delhi schools reopen for Classes 10, 12 for board exams prep

New Delhi, Jan 18 | Schools in Delhi have reopened only for students of classes 10 and 12 from Monday in view of...

Goa to form panel to identify new IIT campus site: CM

Panaji, Jan 18 | Following the relocation of the IIT-Goa campus amid protests, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday announced that his government may...

Delhi schools to reopen from Monday, parents still hesitant

New Delhi, Jan 17 | After being closed for nearly 10 months due to the Covid-19 pandemic, schools in Delhi are set to reopen...

In Chhattisgarh, ITBP teacher in ‘smart’ class, student of local lingo...

By Rajnish SinghRaipur, Jan 17 | Simultaneously protecting the high-altitude India-China border and curbing anti-government activities in Maoist-affected states, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police's (ITBP)...

Petition urges Aus govt to allow int’l students’ return

Canberra, Jan 16 | Thousands of people have signed a petition calling for the Australian government to allow international students back into the country.As...

Pak schools to reopen from Jan 18

Islamabad, Jan 15 | Pakistan Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood on Friday confirmed that grades 9-12 will resume from January 18 as planned, while primary...

Amid protests, CM announces relocation of IIT-Goa campus

Panaji, Jan 15 | In the face of increasing protests by villagers against the proposed IIT-Goa campus at Melaulim village in North Goa, Chief...

Delhi govt to focus on teachers’ training: Sisodia

New Delhi, Jan 14 | Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday said the government has decided to improve the training of its teachers....

Ganga conservation to be part of UP syllabus

Lucknow, Jan 14 | Students of the Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Board (UPSEB) will now study the Ganga conservation subject at the high school...

Delhi HC lets upper age vet course aspirant attend counselling

New Delhi, Jan 13 | The Delhi High Court on Wednesday allowed a 28-year-old man to participate in counselling for admission in Bachelors of...

‘BYJU’S to acquire Aakash Educational Services for Rs 7,300 cr’

New Delhi, Jan 13 | Leading edtech company BYJU'S is reportedly acquiring Delhi-based offline test preparatory services provider Aakash Educational Services for $ one...

UP’s primary teachers to get corporate appraisal system

Lucknow, Jan 13 | The basic education department Uttar Pradesh has decided to introduce a system of 'corporate appraisal' for teachers and principals in...

Elon Musk donates $5 mn to Khan Academy

New Delhi, Jan 13 | Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has donated $5 million to e-learning platform Khan Academy.In a video posted on...

Nishank launches i-Skill Junior programmes on ‘Youth Day’

New Delhi, Jan 12 | Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' on Tuesday launched the i-Skill Junior programme to mark the birth anniversary of...

Ramadoss opposes move to extend services of Anna University VC

Chennai, Jan 12 | Pattali Makkal Katchi founder S. Ramadoss on Tuesday opposed any move to extend the services of Anna University Vice Chancellor...

UP schools to run in single shift from Tuesday

Lucknow, Jan 12 | The Uttar Pradesh government has said that all schools for students of Classes 9, 10, 11, and 12 will run...

Telangana to re-open educational institutions for Class 9 upwards

Hyderabad, Jan 12 | The Telangana government on Monday decided to re-open educational institutions for Class 9 and above from February 1.Chief Minister K....

Tripura teachers’ protest enters 36th day, govt yet to reach out

Agartala, Jan 11 | Thousands of Tripura government school teachers, who had lost their jobs following court verdicts, are braving cold weather to carry...

Karnataka to reopen colleges from Jan 15: Dy CM

Bengaluru, Jan 11 | Classroom teaching for students of undergraduate, postgraduate, engineering and diploma courses in Karnataka will resume on January 15, Deputy Chief...

Ex-BJP MLA accused of sexually assaulting girl student

Varanasi, Jan 11 | A former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA was thrashed by the family members of a girl student of his college...

AIIMS doctors agree for virtual convocation

New Delhi, Jan 11 | The Resident Doctors' Association (RDA) of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) have agreed to attend the 47th...

CTET exams to be held after 200 day delay, exam centres...

New Delhi, Jan 10 | Adopting the principle of 'Safety first, exams later' during the ongoing coronavirus crisis, the Central Board of Secondary Education...

DMK’s Stalin condemns Bar Council’s decision for LLM tests

Chennai, Jan 8 | Opposing the move to bring in entrance exams for admission to post graduate courses (Masters in Law) in law,...

Jamiat cites arbitrary appointment to NCMEI, SC notice to Centre

New Delhi, Jan 7 | The Supreme Court on Thursday sought response from the Centre on the Jamiat Ulema-I-Hind's plea raising concerns over the...

Odisha forms panel on quota in engineering, medical courses

Bhubaneswar, Jan 7 | The Odisha government on Thursday constituted a high-powered committee to make recommendations on reservation of seats for students of government...

Hiring activity recovers in India by 14% in Dec 2020: Report

New Delhi, Jan 7 | Hiring activity in India saw a 14 per cent jump in December as compared to the previous month, signalling...

Karnataka Board’s Class 12 exams from May, Class 10 exams in...

Bengaluru, Jan 6 | Karnataka Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar on Wednesday said that the state will hold the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC)...

Reservation in admissions made mandatory for Andhra junior colleges

Amaravati, Jan 6 | In a significant move, the Andhra Pradesh Board of Intermediate Education (BIE) has made it mandatory for all intermediate colleges...

IAF officers can now enroll for higher studies in Gujarat University

New Delhi, Jan 6 | Indian Air Force officers can now enroll for higher studies in a private institution affiliated in Gujarat. The force...

UoH to be partner in Bill Gates Foundation research grant on...

Hyderabad, Jan 6 | The University of Hyderabad (UoH) School of Medical Sciences and the Fernandez Foundation, Hyderabad have been identified as partners by...

Tripura teachers continue sit-in amid winter chill

Agartala, Jan 5 | Despite cold weather, the indefinite sit-in protest by thousands of Tripura government school teachers, who had lost their jobs following...

Goa B-school signs MoU with Dhaka varsity to work on SDGs

Panaji, Jan 5 | The state's top B-school, the Goa Institute of Management's Centre for Social Sensitivity and Action and Dhaka's North South University's...

Pak to reopen educational institutions in phased manner

Islamabad, Jan 4 | The Pakistan government on Monday announced its decision to reopen educational institutions across the country in a phased manner from...

Ad hoc teachers in Delhi govt colleges won’t be removed: AAP

New Delhi, Jan 3 | Ad hoc teachers employed in Delhi government colleges would not be removed from their posts even as the Delhi...

Odisha to reopen colleges, varsities from Jan 11

Bhubaneswar, Jan 3 | The Odisha government on Sunday announced reopening of all the degree colleges and universities from January 11.The higher education department...

Teaching union calls for all schools in England to stay shut...

London, Jan 3 | All schools in England should remain closed for two more weeks due to the rising Covid-19 infections, the UK's biggest...

Assam govt to give free scooties to meritorious girl students

Guwahati, Jan 2 | The Assam government will distribute around 22,250 scooties (two-wheelers) to girl students free-of-cost to promote girls' education in the state,...

Hyd’bad: MANUU Chancellor seeks police probe over allegations of sex, drugs...

Hyderabad, Jan 2 | Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) Chancellor Firoz Bakht Ahmed has sought a probe into allegations of a sex racket,...

Schools to reopen in Odisha for Class 10, 12 from Jan...

Bhubaneswar, Jan 2 | The Odisha government on Saturday decided that schools will reopen for Class 10 and Class 12 from January 8.In...

Gurugram college girls protest, demand cancellation of exams

Gurugram, Jan 2 | Hundreds of students of the government girls college situated in sector-14 of Gurugram blocked the road near...

Pak mulls reopening educational institutes in phases

Islamabad, Jan 2 | The Pakistan government is mulling the reopening of educational institutions across the country in a phased manner from January 25,...

Primary schools reopen in Assam after 10 months

Guwahati, Jan 1 | After around 10 months, thousands of primary schools reopened in Assam on Friday, the first day of the new year,...

K’taka: Schools, pre-university colleges reopen after nine months

Bengaluru, Jan 1 | Students of 10 and 12 returned to their classes on Friday as schools and pre-university colleges reopened in Karnataka after...

Haryana colleges asked to install CCTV cameras

Chandigarh, Jan 1 | The Haryana government on Friday said it has directed all the colleges to install CCTV cameras for surveillance of their...

PM Modi to lay foundation stone of IIM Sambalpur on January...

New Delhi, Jan 1 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the permanent campus of the Indian Institute of Management...

Schools partially reopen in Karnataka after gap of 10 months

Bengaluru, Jan 1 | Amid Covid-19 scare, schools and pre-university colleges in Karnataka partially reopened for students of class 10 and II Pre-University College...

Business

Dogfight: Airlines unleash deep discounts to dominate the sky (IANS Special)

By Rohit VaidNew Delhi, Jan 19 | Fare wars induced deep discounting has reappeared in India's aviation sector, as airlines seek to augment cash...