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Israel to partially reopen schools

Tel Aviv, Oct 30 | Israel's special cabinet on the Covid-19 pandemic has decided to partially reopen elementary schools from Sunday onwards, as part...

TN to take executive order route for quota to govt school...

Chennai, Oct 29 | The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday decided to take the executive order route to implement the 7.5 per cent reservation...

B’desh educational institutions to remain shut until Nov 14

Dhaka, Oct 29 | The Bangladesh government has extended the closure of educational institutions to November 14 amid the coronavirus pandemic, Education Minister Dipu...

UP launches Higher Education Digital library

Lucknow, Oct 29 | Uttar Pradesh authorities have launched a Higher Education Digital library that will enable students to access the best content free...

SC issues notice on plea against Calcutta HC’s fee cut order

New Delhi, Oct 28 | The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice on a plea filed by an association of schools challenging the Calcutta...

Microsoft, NSDC to empower over 1L women with digital skills

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Microsoft on Wednesday announced a collaboration with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to skill more than one lakh...

NEET topper felicitated by CM Yogi

Lucknow, Oct 28 | Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday felicitated 17-year-old Akanksha Singh, who has created history by scoring 720 marks...

Islamabad varsity closed after 5 Covid-19 cases emerge

Islamabad, Oct 27 | The Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) in Islamabad has been temporarily closed after five coronavirus cases emerged in the premises. After the varsity...

IIT-K, ASI sign MoU for restoration of monuments

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 27 | The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) and the Archaeological Survey of India have signed an agreement with...

AI can predict students’ educational outcomes based on tweets

New Delhi, Oct 26 | Dear parents, please note. You may not need to ask teachers how your kid is performing in studies as...

Show same urgency for OBC-Dalit reservation: Stalin to Modi

Chennai, Oct 26 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi should show the same urgency for reservation for other backward classes (OBCs) and Dalits in medical...

Lucknow University gets 1st copyright with ‘SLATE’

Lucknow, Oct 26 | The Lucknow University has received the first copyright and trademark of its in-house online learning portal ‘SLATE, with an objective...

41 AMU students selected as Unani Medical Officers

Agra, Oct 26 | The growing interest in alternative therapies and methods of treatment have opened new avenues of employment and offered people a...

Delhi University releases third cut-off list

New Delhi, Oct 24 | Delhi University on late Saturday released the third cut-off list for its ongoing admission process.Zakir Hussain College released the...

Amit Khare gets additional charge of Secretary, School Education and Literacy

New Delhi, Oct 24 | Senior IAS official Amit Khare on Saturday took additional charge of Department of School Education and Literacy, a Ministry...

Govt overturns DU’s pro-VC’s removal, calls it invalid

New Delhi, Oct 23 | The chaos at Delhi University has intensified following a Central government move. A late night order by the...

DMK to protest as Guv seeks time to study students quota...

Chennai, Oct 22 | DMK President M.K. Stalin on Thursday said his party will hold a massive protest outside the Raj Bhavan on Saturday...

Day after chaos, DU’s pro-VC removed

New Delhi, Oct 22 | The drama over the appointment of the new registrar has taken an ugly turn as Delhi University's (DU) pro-Vice...

Andhra Pradesh Group-I mains exams postponed

Amaravati, Oct 22 | The state government has postponed the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission's (APPSC) Group-I mains examinations on the directions issued by...

Work like warriors to implement NEP: K’taka Dy CM

Bengaluru, Oct 21 | Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Ashwath Narayana on Wednesday said that all stakeholders need to work like warriors towards the phase-wise...

B’desh schools unlikely to reopen in Nov: Minister

Dhaka, Oct 21 | Schools and other educational institutions in Bangladesh were unlikely to reopen in November as previously suggested due to the ongoing...

10 caught cheating with hi-tech gadgets in MBBS final exam

Agra, Oct 21 | Ten students were caught cheating during the final year MBBS exam of a private medical college at the Khandari campus...

Police detains DUSU President, ABVP members while protest against Delhi govt

New Delhi, Oct 21 | The Delhi Police detained around 50 members of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) along with president of Delhi University...

K’taka mulling to open UG/PG colleges in November

Bengaluru, Oct 20 | The Karnataka government is contemplating to reopen the colleges in the state from November, Deputy Chief Minister Ashwath Narayana said...

Schools in Andhra Pradesh to reopen from Nov 2

Amaravati, Oct 20 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday instructed the concerned officials to reopen schools from November 2...

NSUI slams Delhi govt’s decision to pay DU salaries from SSF

New Delhi, Oct 20 | The National Students Union of India (NSUI) on Tuesday slammed the Delhi government and Delhi University (DU) over the...

Life along the LoC: Cross-border shelling a constant with exam preparation...

By Sumit Kumar SinghLolab Valley (J&K), Oct 20 | "I want to be a doctor and I...

Jindal School launches 1st of its kind BA (H) in Finance...

New Delhi, Oct 20 | The Jindal School of Banking & Finance of O.P. Jindal Global University has launched a unique, industry-relevant undergraduate programme...

Delhi Police constable imparting education to slum kids

By Mohd SuaibNew Delhi, Oct 20 | Concerned about the education of poor children, Delhi Police constable Than Singh has set up a school...

Mysore varsity confers honorary doctorate on Sudha Murthy

Mysuru, Oct 19 | University of Mysore conferred honorary doctorate on Infosys Foundation chairperson Sudha Murthy for her yeomen contribution to society and the...

SSF row: DUSU accuses AAP govt of misappropriating funds

Ashish SrivastavaNew Delhi, Oct 19 | The Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) has decided to file a petition against the Arvind Kejriwal-led government in...

PM lauds more enrollment of girls in higher education

Mysuru, Oct 19 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lauded more enrollment of girls in higher education, especially in professional courses like...

PM to address Mysore varsity students on Monday

Mysuru, Oct 19 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi would address students and faculty of Mysore University in Karnataka on Monday to mark its centenary...

DUSU fumes over order on payment of salaries from student funds

By Ashish SrivastavaNew Delhi, Oct 18 | The Delhi government's latest order to pay salaries of teaching and non teaching staff of 12 colleges...

Egypt reopens schools amid anti-coronavirus measures

Cairo, Oct 18 | Tens of thousands of schools have reopened across Egypt to start the new academic year while implementing precautionary measures against...

Chhattisgarh residential school students taste success in NEET 2020

New Delhi/Raipur, Oct 18 | As many as 166 students of Prayas Residential Schools, including 38 girl students from Maoist-hit region of Dantewada in...

Riddi Viswanathan awarded Pioneer Alumni of the Year award

New Delhi Oct 18 | UK Based Indian student leader Riddi Viswanathan, who is a graduate from the University of Manchester, has been awarded...

K’taka Deputy CM to distribute 1,000 tabs to poor students

Bengaluru, Oct 18 | Digital learning has become inevitable because of the pandemic, Deputy Chief Minister C. N. Ashwath Narayana on Saturday announced that...

Assam to shut down govt-run madrasas, Sanskrit tols

Guwahati, Oct 17 | The Madrasa Board in Assam would be dissolved and all state-run madrasas would be converted into general schools, state Education...

DU colleges denying admission to OBC/EWS candidates, alleges DUSU; varsity denies

Ashish SrivastavaNew Delhi, Oct 17 | The Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) has alleged serious discrepancies in the ongoing admission process of the Delhi...

PM to virtually address Mysore University Convocation on Monday

New Delhi, Oct 17 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the Centenary Convocation of the University of Mysore, the very first university of...

Madras HC judge turns emotional over plight of govt school students

Chennai, Oct 16 | A judge in the Madras High Court bench in Madurai on Friday turned emotional on the delay in taking a...

Plan to implement New Education Policy by June next: Goa CM

Panaji, Oct 16 | The Goa government plans to implement its New Education Policy (NEP) 2020 by June next year, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant...

4 more educational institutions sealed in Islamabad over Covid-19 cases

Islamabad, Oct 16 | Four more educational institutes in Islamabad were sealed after coronavirus cases were reported among staff and students, it was reported...

JGU student receives US & India patents

Sonipat, Oct 16 | In an unprecedented development, an Indian law student of O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) has received both the Indian and...

Nearly 1,000 people test Covid-19 positive at UK’s Durham University

London, Oct 16 | Almost 1,000 students and staff members at the UK's Durham University have tested positive for the novel coronavirus within the...

BHU enters pact with FAARD to help farmers

Varanasi, Oct 16 | The Banaras Hindu University (BHU) has signed a document of agreement with an NGO called 'Foundation for Advancement of Agriculture...

Two-third students in NY district opt for all-remote learning

New York, Oct 15 | The parents of two out of three students in New York's District 26 have opted for all-remote learning, a...

Rajasthan HC to state government: Submit affidavit on quantum of school...

Jaipur, Oct 14 | : The Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday lambasted the state government for deferring the fee submission issue for the last...

Business

Fresh identification of PSUs gives momentum to govt’s sell-off plan

By Subhash NarayanNew Delhi, Oct 30 | The government proposes to start afresh the process to firm up the list of companies for strategic...