New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Friday issued notice to Delhi’s Guru Govind Singh Indraprastha University for an anomaly in its admission exams in which aspirants were allotted an examination centre which had been shut for the past 10 years. “Seventy aspirants to the engineering [...]
Shimla: Expressing concern over rising incidents of crime against women and children, President Pranab Mukherjee today...
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will declare the results of Class 12 Monday,...
London, May 24 (IANS) A free school to cater to members of the Sikh community has been approved in the British city...
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Twelve-year-old Indian-origin boy Sathwik Karnik won the 2013 National Geographic Bee by...
Gurgaon: There is need for reorienting the country’s strategic thinking and reappraising its higher defence organisations, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said today, noting that India was well positioned to become a net provider of security in its immediate region and beyond. The prime minister, who laid the foundation stone of [...]Read more ›
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh has achieved 100 percent target of enrolment, retention and transition of students in Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), the central government’s programme for achievement of universalisation of elementary education, an official said today. “To ensure and monitor learning level of students studying in government schools, assessment tests would [...]Read more ›
Lagos (Nigeria), May 23 (IANS) India wants increased partnership with Nigeria in education through institutional cooperation, content development, faculty exchange and joint ventures that would enhance the West African country’s human resource devlopment, according to Indian High Commissioner Mahesh Sachdev. “Bilateral cooperation in education has had a proud history and [...]Read more ›
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Twelve-year-old Indian-origin boy Sathwik Karnik won the 2013 National Geographic Bee by correctly naming Chimborazo, a peak in Ecuador, as the farthest point on earth from the Equator. A seventh grader from King Philip Regional Middle School in Norfolk, Massachusetts, in the US, he won the [...]Read more ›
Shimla : President of India, Pranab Mukherjee starting his three days visit to Himachal today, the Himachal Pradesh University, Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha and Indian Institute of Advance Study have all been spruced up as the first citizen of the country is scheduled to attend functions at these venues. Renovation, [...]Read more ›