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Alumni to mentor Lucknow University students

Lucknow, May 29 | The alumni of Lucknow University, who are experts in different fields, will now mentor the students.Around 1,000 former students have...

Nandini Sharma appointed Maulana Azad Medical College’s Dean

New Delhi, May 28 | Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Thursday appointed Nandini Sharma, Director-Professor, Community Medicine, as the Dean of the Maulana...

Delhi asks schools to schedule textbook distribution

New Delhi, May 28 | The Delhi Directorate of Education has asked government schools here to prepare a schedule for distributing text books among...

IIT Mandi researchers develop low-cost smart ventilators

Mandi, May 28 | The Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) on Thursday said its researchers have developed two low-cost portable ventilators.The developed...

Punjab hikes fees of medical colleges

Chandigarh, May 27 | To ensure better medical education and infrastructure facilities for students, the Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday decided to increase the fee...

Cheating in exams like pandemic, can ruin society: Delhi HC

New Delhi, May 27 | The Delhi High Court, while dismissing a petition filed by Delhi University student allegedly caught cheating during the examination,...

K’taka to harness TV for education, writes to Centre

Bengaluru, May 26 | Amid uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, which has disrupted school education in Karnataka, the state government is seeking the...

Goa SSC English paper triggers political row

Panaji, May 24 | The Goa unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), here on Sunday, demanded disciplinary action against the person who prepared...

Snapchat launches ‘Lensathon’ in India

New Delhi, May 22 | Photo-messaging app Snapchat on Friday announced a partnership with community-based platform Skillenza to bring its first-ever Lensathon to India...

Goa: Any SSC students with Covid-like symptoms to write exams in...

Panaji, May 21 | Even as nearly 11,000 students appeared for the SSC examinations on Thursday, Goa Health Secretary Nila Mohanan has said that...

Rajasthan school students to study via TV from June 1

Jaipur, May 21 | The government school students in Rajasthan will get to learn course study via television from June 1 as the Information...

Here’s why JNUSU objected to admission in other institutes

New Delhi, May 20 | The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) has sought to postpone the Entrance Exams into all educational institutions in...

MHA’s 5 conditions to conduct 10th, 12th board exams

New Delhi, May 20 | The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday allowed to conduct the pending board examinations for Class X and...

JIBS, ISC urge govt to release undertrials during COVID-19

New Delhi, May 20 | With the COVID-19 pandemic breaching the walls of Indian prisons at several places, two prominent organisations have appealed to...

HC allows conduct of Goa SSC, HSSC exams during lockdown

Panaji, May 20 | The Bombay High Court on Wednesday permitted the Goa government to conduct SSC and HSSC examinations, after the Union Home...

After long Covid break, Andhra schools set to reopen from Aug...

Amaravati, May 19 | After a long break, partly due to the COVID-19 outbreak, schools in Andhra Pradesh are all set to reopen from...

DU VC appeals to contribute to PM CARES fund

New Delhi, May 19 | The Delhi University Vice Chancellor has appealed to the teaching and non-teaching staff to contribute to the PM CARES...

S.Korean high school seniors to resume classes

Seoul, May 19 | South Korean high school seniors will resume classes on Wednesday after a spate of delays due to safety concerns over...

Jindal varsity launches 100 scholarships for graduating students

Sonipat, May 19 | O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) on Tuesday announced the launch of 100 Graduate Research Immersion Programme (GRIP) Scholarships to mentor...

3 in 5 Indian professionals to spend more time on online...

New Delhi, May 19 | Realising the importance to remain relevant in a shrinking job market during the Covid-19 lockdown times, more than three...

Goa CM urged to emulate Punjab, UP model for SSC exams...

Panaji, May 18 | The opposition in Goa on Monday urged Chief Minister Pramod Sawant to emulate the model adopted by Punjab, Chhattisgarh and...

SSLC exam in Karnataka from June 25 to July 4 now

Bengaluru, May 18 | Karnataka's Covid-hit re-scheduled Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) board exam for class 10 students would be held from June 25...

Haryana allows govt schools to open offices

Chandigarh, May 18 | The Haryana government on Monday announced it has allowed government schools to open their offices to carry out administrative functions...

CBSE releases datesheet for pending class 10 and 12 exams

New Delhi, May 18 | The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Monday released the datesheet for class 10 and class 12 examinations....

E-learning players hail Centre’s e-VIDYA initiative

New Delhi, May 17 | E-learning platforms have lauded the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's announcement of the 'Pradhan Mantri e-VIDYA' initiative for digital education...

TV channels to teach students of classes 1 to 12

New Delhi, May 17 | Special TV channels will be started for the students of the country. Under this proposal, one dedicated TV channel...

Govt to launch ‘PM eVIDYA’ for access to digital education

New Delhi, May 17 | Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said that 'PM eVIDYA' programme for multi-mode access to digital education will...

Indian students in UAE want local NEET test centre

Abu Dhabi, May 17 | Indian students in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have signed an online petition for a local centre to conduct...

CBSE defers board exam datesheet release until Monday

New Delhi, May 16 | The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will now be releasing the complete datesheet for the remaining board...

CRPF allowed to use Delhi govt school for quarantine facility

New Delhi, May 15 | The South Delhi administration on Friday said it would hand over Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya, 3-1, Vasant Kunj, to...

Tribal affairs ministry partners Facebook India to skill 5K youth

New Delhi, May 15 | The Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Facebook India on Friday launched a new initiative to digitally skill 5,000 tribal...

School fees shall not be waived off during lockdown, says Raj...

Jaipur, May 15 (IAN) The Rajasthan High Court has said that the school fees during the lockdown period will not be waived off. The Court...

Learn English with MyPedia skill on Amazon Alexa

New Delhi, May 12 | Digital learning company Pearson India on Tuesday introduced an interactive skill called MyPedia on Amazon Alexa for students and...

EC members oppose proposal to rename Allahabad University

Prayagraj (UP), May 12 | As many as 12 out of 15 members of Allahabad University's (AU) Executive Council, the apex decision-making body of...

Helpline launched to help students under stress in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, May 11 | Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Monday launched a helpline of the Central University of Odisha (CUO)...

Parents, students must prepare for ‘blended learning’: Nasscom chief

Mumbai, May 11 | Presenting a grim overview of the future of academics in the post-lockdown era, Nasscom President Debjani Ghosh on Monday called...

LG asks varsities to use technology for teaching, exams

New Delhi, May 11 | Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Monday directed the universities here to emphasise on the use of technology for...

DCW issues notice to DU over forcing NE students to vacate...

New Delhi, May 11 | The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Monday issued a notice to the Registrar of Delhi University after female...

Grow with Google OnAir to help jobseekers learn digital skills at...

San Francisco, May 11 | Search engine giant Google on Monday launched Grow with Google OnAir that will help impart free digital skills training...

Goa Congress opposes state exams amid pandemic, summer heat

Panaji, May 11 | Opposition Congress on Monday opposed the Goa government's decision to allow SSC and HSSC examinations later this month, saying holding...

AMU’s academic session to begin in August

Aligarh, May 9 | The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will start the academic session 2020-21 for existing and new students from August 1, and...

JNU set to return to classes by June 25

New Delhi, May 9 | With restrictions easing out and shops opening, the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) too is all set to restart....

Hacking attacks on educational portal tripled in Q1 amid online learning

New Delhi, May 9 | The overall number of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks during the first three months of this year have...

Punjab promotes Class 10 students amid Covid crisis

Chandigarh, May 8 | Class 10 students under the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) will not have to take any exams and will be...

Delhi govt releases fund for teachers’ salaries; DUTA says inadequate

New Delhi, May 8 | As the Arvind Kejriwal government released Rs 18.75 crore as the grant-in-aid for salary payments to employees of 12...

LSAT-India entrance exam goes online amid COVID-19 pandemic

New Delhi, May 8 | The US-based Law School Admission Council (LSAC) has decided to administer the 2020 LSAT-India entrance examination online for the...

Google roll out India-first app globally to help kids learn at...

San Francisco, May 8 | To help kids learn better at home, Google has announced an early access for families to its app Read...

Online education now a new normal for govt, edtech platforms

New Delhi, May 7 | As millions of kids take online school classes from home globally including in India, government along with private education...

DTU issues notification to conduct online exams for final semester

New Delhi, May 6 | Days after the University Grants Commission (UGC) gave a free hand to universities to decide on methods of conducting...

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US stocks end mixed amid data

New York, May 30 | US stocks closed mixed as Wall Street pored through a slew of economic data.On Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial...