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UoH receives 62K applications for academic year 2021-22

Hyderabad, Aug 10 | Going by the record number of applications received by the University of Hyderabad (UoH), for the academic year 2021-22, the...

Online classes affecting health of school kids: Kerala Minister

Thiruvananthapuram,, Aug 9 | The Kerala Assembly on Monday was informed by State Education Minister V. Sivankutty that the school children who are now...

UK universities to continue online lessons during autumn term

London, Aug 9 | Many of the top universities in the UK have refused to return to full face-to-face classes in the autumn, despite...

TN extends lockdown till Aug 23, schools to reopen on Sep...

Chennai, Aug 6 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Friday extended lockdown in the state till August 23, and new lockdown rules...

UP girl dies of humiliation, principal booked

Unnao (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 6 | A case has been filed in Unnao district after a 15-year-old girl died under mysterious circumstances.The victim was...

First Anniversary of NEP 2020: Educationalists and industry veterans share reasons...

New Delhi, Aug 6 | The National Education Policy 2020 has been a welcome change in the education system, governed by an age-old policy...

UP offers online Sanskrit classes for foreign students

Lucknow, Aug 6 | The promotion of Sanskrit language in Uttar Pradesh is assuming new propositions and the Uttar Pradesh government is trying to...

One year into reformist NEP 2020

New Delhi, Aug 5 | On 29th of July last year, the Government of India unfurled a revolutionary National Education Policy, popularly known as...

Richard Verma delivers commencement lecture at Jindal’s School of Banking &...

New Delhi, Aug 5 | The Jindal School of Banking & Finance (JSBF) kicked off the new academic year with the 2021 Commencement Lecture...

UK school disruption amid Covid worst since WWII: Report

London, Aug 5 | Schools in the UK have faced their most disruptive period due to the coronavirus pandemic, the worst since World War...

After Deepika Padukone, rapper Raftaar invests in FrontRow app

Mumbai, Aug 4 | Rapper Raftaar has invested in the FrontRow app, six months after Deepika Padukone invested in the same platform.After investing in...

WhiteHat Jr coding enters schools in India, to reach 10L students

Mumbai, Aug 3 | Leading online learning platform WhiteHat Jr on Tuesday announced to bring its flagship coding curriculum to schoolchildren in the country,...

upGrad acquires global edtech firm KnowledgeHut

Mumbai, Aug 3 | Edtech platform upGrad on Tuesday said it has acquired global firm KnowledgeHut for an undisclosed sum. KnowledgeHut, an upGrad Company,...

Girl gets lewd messages in study group, UP Police provides security

Lucknow, Aug 3 | A Class 8 student and her family have been provided security after the girl started receiving lewd messages on her...

WB Board passes all students in its review of Class 12...

Kolkata, Aug 2 | In a bizarre development, the West Bengal Council for Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) has allowed all the students who...

UP boy writes exam with toes, gets 70% marks

Lucknow, Aug 2 | He wrote his examinations with his feet and scored 70 per cent marks in Class 12. Tushar Vishwakarma of Creative Convent...

PM congratulates successful students as Class 12 results out

New Delhi, July 30 | The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday declared the class 12 results of 13,04,561 students across the...

Cricket-focused platform Criconet introduces live, interactive e-coaching

New Delhi, July 28 | Online sports tech platform Criconet on Wednesday introduced live, interactive and personalised e-coaching services for aspiring cricketers across the...

BYJU’s acquires Singapore-based Great Learning for $600M

New Delhi, July 26 | BYJUS has acquired professional and higher educational startup, Great Learning for $600 million.The partnership marks BYJU'S' entry into the...

World Universities Summit 2021 recognises significant changes in higher education

Sonipat, July 26 | The recently concluded mega World Universities Summit 2021 witnessed some of the most comprehensive deliberations on the impact of Covid-19...

Lucknow varsity student held for circulating obscene content

Lucknow, July 26 | The student of University of Lucknow who had uploaded pornographic content on the Ancient Indian History and Archaeology department's WhatsApp...

Colleges gear up to welcome students from Monday in K’taka

Bengaluru, July 24 | After the long Covid-19 hiatus, degree Colleges across the state in Karnataka are gearing up to welcome students to the...

Yogi govt urged to allow coaching institutes to reopen

Lucknow, July 22 | The Coaching Federation of India (CFI) has urged the Yogi Adityanath government to allow coaching institutes to reopen with Covid...

Universities must be an ideal version of Democracy: Shashi Tharoor

Sonipat, July 22 | "In a democratic society, universities must evolve into spaces where an ideal version of democracy is allowed to thrive. In...

Byju’s acquires US-based Epic for $500mn, to invest $1bn in US

Bengaluru, July 21 | Leading online learning platform Byju's on Wednesday said it has acquired Epic, the world's leading digital reading platform for kids...

Punjab schools to open from July 26, with rider

Chandigarh, July 20 | Schools for Class 10 to 12 in Punjab are all set to open from July 26, with Chief Minister Amarinder...

UP women teachers seek 3 day ‘period leave’

Prayagraj, July 20 | Uttar Pradesh women teachers are now demanding three days 'Period Leave' or 'Menstrual Leave' every month, over and above other...

Mumbai downpour: 100 students miss IPMAT entrance exams

Mumbai, July 19 | The torrential downpour in Mumbai in the past four days had an unexpected fallout - around 100 students missed the...

Karnataka to teach professional courses in Kannada from 2022-23

Bengaluru, July 19 | Giving prominence to the promotion of local language, professional courses, including engineering would be taught in Kannada from next academic...

New academic session for 1st yr varsity students from Oct 1:...

New Delhi, July 17 | The new academic session for first year students to be admitted in various universities across the country will commence...

TN to have more NEET exam centres this year

Chennai, July 16 | Even as the state government and the ruling DMK is in stiff opposition to the conduct of National Eligibility Cum...

More exams for UP Board students

Lucknow, July 16 | The students of Classes 9 to 12 in Uttar Pradesh government schools will take more tests in the coming session.The...

Service rendered without element of any charge may not qualify for...

New Delhi, July 15 | Service rendered by an individual or institution for facilitating overseas payments without any element of service charge may not...

Vedantu acquires majority stake in learning startup Pedagogy

New Delhi, July 15 | Live online learning platform Vedantu on Thursday announced a strategic investment in Pedagogy, an AI-enabled learning startup that provides...

9 in 10 Gen Z Indians demotivated after job rejections in...

New Delhi, July 15 | Most Gen Z job seekers (nine in 10) in India are demotivated after seven in 10 of those surveyed...

Private schools in UP now under RTI purview

Lucknow, July 15 | All private schools in Uttar Pradesh will now be under the purview of the Right to Information Act (RTI) and...

Karnataka to convert 150 ITIs into technology hubs

Bengaluru, July 15 | Karnataka would convert 150 Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) across the state into technology hubs under the Udyoga (job creation) scheme...

85% varsity students faced learning loss in past one year

New Delhi, July 14 | Eighty-five-per cent of university students have faced learning loss in the past year, as per a report by TeamLease...

Madras HC dismisses PIL against committee to study NEET impact

Chennai, July 13 | The Madras High Court has dismissed a Public Interest Litigation filed by BJP's Tamil Nadu General Secretary, K. Nagarajan, against...

Gram panchayat libraries to be turned into digital classrooms in K’taka

Bengaluru, July 13 | The Karnataka government in an attempt to reach out to the children who are not able to take online classes...

K’taka High Court gives green signal for SSLC exams

Bengaluru, July 12 | The Karnataka High Court Divisional Bench headed by Justice Nagaratna on Monday gave the green signal to the government...

Lucknow University courses now include Covid concepts

Lucknow, July 12 | The four-year undergraduate course in the Lucknow University (LU), made in accordance with the New Education Policy (NEP) 2020, now...

US CDC issues new school guidance, urges full reopening

Washington, July 10 | The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a new guidance urging schools to fully reopen in...

JGU establishes scholarship to commemorate veteran journalist H Venkatasubbiah

New Delhi, July 9 | To enable meritorious students from weaker economic backgrounds to pursue world-class education, the O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) Friday...

Edtech firm upGrad earmarks $250 mn for M&A, non-linear growth

Mumbai, July 7 | Global online higher education provider upGrad on Wednesday said it has earmarked $250 million for mergers and acquisitions (M&As) over...

UP varsities to follow common minimum syllabus now

Lucknow, July 6 | The Uttar Pradesh government has finalised the structure of common minimum syllabus (CMS) to be implemented in BA, BSc and...

UP Guv removes Ambedkar University vice chancellor

Lucknow, July 6 | Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel has relieved the vice-chancellor of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra of his duties and ordered...

Class 10 exams on July 19, 22 across Karnataka: Govt

Mysuru (Karnataka), July 6 | Karnataka Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar on Monday said that the state board's Class 10 (Secondary School Leaving Certificate...

Sisodia asks Ambedkar University not to fine student for ‘slur remarks’

New Delhi, July 5 | Days after a student of Ambedkar University was fined Rs 5,000 for allegedly making 'slur remarks' against Delhi Chief...

Panneerselvam condemns DMK govt trying to close Jayalalithaa Univ

Chennai, July 3 | Tamil Nadu former Chief Minister and AIADMK Coordinator O.Panneerselvam on Saturday condemned the DMK government's attempts to close down Dr....

Business

Verka milk to be costlier now

Chandigarh, May 21 | Punjab State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation Ltd (Milkfed), the state-owned milk procurement cooperative which owns the brand 'Verka', has increased...