Friday, 25 Sep 2020

XLRI conducts national conference on social entrepreneurship

A 3-day ‘National Conference on Social Entrepreneurship (NCSE)’ was conducted at XLRI-Xavier School of Management in Jamshedpur. The 8th edition of NCSE themed on “Social Innovations: Changing Lives and Society” witnessed around 150 social entrepreneurs, development sector professionals, academicians and students share their experiences, issues and challenges and discussed on building social entrepreneurship ecosystem.  The […]

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'School managements welcome stay, government will appeal'

Delhi’s private school associations have added yet another court win to their list with the High Court on Thursday deciding to stay the Delhi government order scrapping management quota. School managements are, naturally, pleased with the outcome in the present case but also expect more trouble ahead.  “This government will not accept this,” says a […]

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'School managements welcome stay, government will appeal'

Delhi’s private school associations have added yet another court win to their list with the High Court on Thursday deciding to stay the Delhi government order scrapping management quota. School managements are, naturally, pleased with the outcome in the present case but also expect more trouble ahead.  “This government will not accept this,” says a […]

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HRD expediates process of releasing fellowship to students

ackdrop of outrage over the suicide by Rohith Vemula, the HRD Ministry has expedited the process of releasing fellowship to research scholars. According to the scholars, this is done to ensure that any delay does not lead to student unrest. Officials said that UGC, in a bid to encourage research scholars a year ago, hiked […]

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HRD expediates process of releasing fellowship to students

ackdrop of outrage over the suicide by Rohith Vemula, the HRD Ministry has expedited the process of releasing fellowship to research scholars. According to the scholars, this is done to ensure that any delay does not lead to student unrest. Officials said that UGC, in a bid to encourage research scholars a year ago, hiked […]

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Amity University plans 40 offshore campuses

Amity University on Wednesday announced it would to set up 40 offshore campuses. Atul Chauhan, chancellor of Amity University, said the university would open its campus in Australia within a year.  “Amity University already has global campuses in London, Dubai, Singapore, New York, California, Abu Dhabi, China, etc. We have decided to open a campus […]

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Amity University plans 40 offshore campuses

Amity University on Wednesday announced it would to set up 40 offshore campuses. Atul Chauhan, chancellor of Amity University, said the university would open its campus in Australia within a year.  “Amity University already has global campuses in London, Dubai, Singapore, New York, California, Abu Dhabi, China, etc. We have decided to open a campus […]

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Jammu and Kashmir government directs education department to make schools tech-friendly

Jammu and Kashmir government today directed the state education department to roll out new technology-driven initiatives in the educational institutions to improve the quality of teaching and learning. Minister of state for Information, Education and Culture, Priya Sethi visited the rural and border schools, and said the J&K government has started setting new standards in […]

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Education system needs to comply with present needs

President Pranab Mukherjee today said there is no dearth of talent in the country but the education system needs to comply with the present requirements. Speaking during a round-table discussion on technology, innovation and education, Mukherjee said the country has bright minds and world-class institutions, and some initiatives must be taken to comply with the […]

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The Sanskrit College and University Bill passed in WB assembly

In a bid to create a nodal center in learning of Sanskrit, a bill was passed in West Bengal Assembly today.  Sanskrit College and University, West Bengal Bill 2015 will enable complete up-gradation of the 191 year-old Sanskrit College along with its properties and liabilities.  The primary objective of the University will be to create […]

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