Education

 Betsy DeVos’s Education Agenda Can Be Overturned. This City Shows How.

Demonstrators in Philadelphia protest “doomsday budget” that would cut funding for assistant principals, guidance counselors, music and athletics programs, May 30, 2013.(AP / Matt Rourke)  Last month, with the help of a tie-breaker vote, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos squeaked through one of the most humiliating confirmations ever for a cabinet official. In the weeks leading up to the vote, millions ... Read More »

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In order to bring up new colleges, courses, additional divisions and satellite centres, an eight-member committee has been appointed by the state government. Guidelines to be framed for improving new colleges and courses RELATED STORIES Dead rat found in midday meal, 9 admitted to hospital Shiamak Davar has a message for CBSE Board aspirants! Delhi Nursery Admissions: HC allows admission ... Read More »

‘Curb corporal punishment in schools’, Menaka Gandhi writes to HRD ministry

After the increasing cases of corporal punishments came into limelight, Maneka Gandhi has written to HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar in order to curb such punishments in schools. Need to curb corporal punishment in schools RELATED STORIES Delhi Nursery Admissions: HC allows admission process to go on Shiamak Davar has a message for CBSE Board aspirants! Dead rat found in midday ... Read More »

Delhi Nursery Admissions: HC allows admission process to go on

Maintaining that the order passed by the single judge was “totally wrong”, “erroneous” and “against the law”, the Delhi government sought a stay on Thursday on the operation of the interim order Delhi Nursery admissions RELATED STORIES Dead rat found in midday meal, 9 admitted to hospital Bihar Intermediate Exams: 360 students expelled for cheating Delhi Nursery Admissions: Government moves ... Read More »

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Of the candidates barred from the rest of the examination, Nawada district accounted for the most (59), followed by Gaya (35) and Patna (19), the statement said. Bihar intermediate exams RELATED STORIES Delhi Nursery Admissions: Government moves HC, says judgement ‘totally wrong’ This 21-year-old Delhi boy got a Rs 1.25 crore placement offer from Uber Delhi Nursery Admission: Process to ... Read More »

Delhi Nursery Admissions: Government moves HC, says judgement ‘totally wrong’

Maintaining that the order passed by the single judge was “totally wrong”, “erroneous” and “against the law”, the Delhi government sought to set aside the order. Delhi Nursery admission RELATED STORIES This 21-year-old Delhi boy got a Rs 1.25 crore placement offer from Uber Delhi Nursery Admission: Process to become centralised from next year Assam to get three new medical ... Read More »

This 21-year-old Delhi boy got a Rs 1.25 crore placement offer from Uber

21-year-old Sidharth, a computer science engineering student has been offered the job of a software engineer at the Uber’s San Francisco office. He will get an annual package of Rs 1.25 crore with other benefits. In picture, 21-year-old Sidharth ( Image source- HT) RELATED STORIES Assam to get three new medical colleges QS World University Ranking producers visit India to ... Read More »

West Bengal: Make changes in new bill, teachers request Education Minister

Several teachers including a former university vice-chancellor were badly beaten by police when they refused to call off their rally, said WBCUTA general secretary Shrutinath Prahara. In picture, Teachers protesting in Kolkata against the new education bill RELATED STORIES Mumbai: 25 per cent seats reserved for EWS in school admissions 7-year-old girl seeks a job in Google, gets touching reply ... Read More »

High Court scrapes Lucknow University law admission ordinance

In the writ petition filed by one LLM aspirant, the petitioner challenged the validity of the university ordinance that provides 80 per cent seat reservation only to LU law graduates. High Court scrapes Lucknow University law admission ordinance RELATED STORIES 7-year-old girl seeks a job in Google, gets touching reply from Sundar Pichai CBSE scrapes academic reforms, might discontinue international ... Read More »

Mumbai: 25 per cent seats reserved for EWS in school admissions

Withstanding the technical glitches in the online application process which had deterred the admission process, the education department of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to conduct the first round of seat allocation on February 28. Representational image RELATED STORIES 7-year-old girl seeks a job in Google, gets touching reply from Sundar Pichai CBSE scrapes academic reforms, might discontinue international ... Read More »