Education

No tobacco alcohol during school hours: DPE directs school teachers

In order to maintain discipline and decorum in school, the Directorate of Primary Education (DPE) has issued a detailed circular in this regard. As per the notice, primary school teachers of Pune schools have been banned from chewing tobacco, gutkha or the consumption of alcoholic during school time. Other points from the circular: The DPE, in the circular, has stated ... Read More »

Talentedge,and,MICA,strengthen,their,partnership:,Introduces,PG,certificate,programme,in,digital,marketing

Talentedge, India’s leading Ed-Tech firm, offering ‘live and interactive’ anywhere learning in digital format has collaborated with MICA – India’s premier management school to offer a PG certificate programme in Digital Marketing. The four-month PG certificate programme includes lectures from eminent faculty and industry experts of India. The programme will commence from October 15. The course will have periodic evaluations ... Read More »

MBBS,admission:,HP,government,directs,Private,medical,college,to,commence,admission,without,delay

Taking a tough stand, Himachal Pradesh government ordered a Solan-based medical college to commence the admission process under 50 per cent government quota without delay. Earlier, the institute denied admissions to 150 MBBS aspirants. The government also directed the college to act in accordance with its directions to admit students under the government quota seats or face action. Tough message ... Read More »

UN releases shocking education report of refugees: Over 3.7 million children have no access to schools

Education is one of the main basic human rights and every individual is entitled to be educated. What is education? “Education transforms lives and is at the heart of UNESCO’s mission to build peace, eradicate poverty and drive sustainable development, ” says the website They also mention that education is a human right for all throughout life and that access ... Read More »

Ramdev’s,yoga,textbook,reaches,Goa,schools

In order to promote yoga and educate people all over the nation, the yoga guru, Baba Ramdev is seen constantly coming up with schemes and ideas to achieve the same. Recently, a yoga training textbook, ‘Khel-Khel Me’ has been prepared by Patanjali Yog Peeth,  Haridvar so as to teach in the primary schools in Goa. (Read: Teachers to get training ... Read More »

Class 12 toppers to get support from MP govt for UPSC preparation

With all students looking forward to get the best job today mainly in government sector, a competition is seen among children in India. Recently, the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has lent a helping hand to students who are preparing for competitive exams conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). (Read: UPSC Civil Services Exam: Upper age limit ... Read More »

‘I told my father not spend money on my birthday and instead send it to the PM’: 7-year-old girl from MP

Education is a service, which should be free of cost, and government is trying hard to bring this in effect. Aryadhya Rawal, a seven-year-old girl from a Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh, has been kind enough to donate her birthday celebration amount of Rs 21, 000 for girl child education. Aryadhya was given a sum of Rs 21,000 so as ... Read More »

Meet Raghuram Rajan’s teacher who now works for tribal people of Madhya Pradesh

Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan was once the student of ex-IIT Delhi professor Alok Sagar, who left his prestigious IIT job in 1982 to serve the tribal people of Madhya Pradesh. In brief: Know about this noble person The Professor did his Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering and also pursued Master’s from IIT Delhi. After completing PhD from Houston University, Texas, ... Read More »

Hyderabad HC recommends MCI to remove minimum 17-year age limit for MBBS admission

The Hyderabad High Court has recommended that the Medical Council of India (MCI) and the central government should revamp the minimum age limit set (17 years) for admission to MBBS course. Earlier a petition was filed by V.S.V. Dheeraj who had studied a course equivalent to MBBS from a foreign university. He wanted to write the eligibility test conducted by ... Read More »

370 teachers err in correcting Gujarat board exam answer sheets

A shocking figure of 370 board evaluators, who purportedly marked the answer sheets of class 10 and 12 wrong, came into the knowledge of the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB).  Last year, 180 teachers were caught using flawed concept, however the number is double this year. Precautions taken by GSHSEB: Having deciphered 180 teachers with illicit manner ... Read More »