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Your computer may run 30 per cent slower due to Intel chip bug

A massive security flaw may have been discovered with Intel processors, according to reports today. The flaw makes passwords and other personal details an easier target for hackers, and is thought to affect all Intel processors from the last decade. The good news is that there is a fix. But unfortunately the security patch will slow down processing power by as much as ... Read More »

Engineering colleges with less than 30 per cent admissions to be shut down: AICTE

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) said on Friday that it will close down technical colleges which have, over the past five years, not managed to fill more than 30 per cent of the seats available. There are currently over 27 lakh vacant seats at engineer colleges across India, the Council said. “In the past few years, the ... Read More »

|Interview|630 marks in ICAI CA Final, Raj Paresh Sheth from Thane get AIR 1 with 78.75 per cent

Meet Raj Paresh Sheth from Dombivali (Maharashtra) who has secured All India Rank 1 in ICAI CA examination. ICAI CA Final and CPT Results 2017 The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) today, July 18 declared the results of Chartered Accountants final examination result held in May, 2017 and Common Proficiency Test (CPT) held in June, 2017. Meet Raj ... Read More »

DU admission 2017: First NCWEB BA, BCom cut off released; Miranda House, Hansraj at 90 per cent

DU admission 2017: The University of Delhi on Friday released the first cut off list under the Non Collegiate Women’s Education Board (NCWEB) and the highest cut off for BA Programme and BCom was at 88 and 90 per cent respectively for the general category. The cut off at Miranda House and Hansraj College for BA programme was 88 per ... 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 »

76 per cent students from this university suffer in basic English language skills

A survey conducted by a group of students came across that 76 per cent of students from Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) suffer problems in English language skills. 76% students from this University suffer problems in basic English language skills RELATED STORIES School kids offer roses to two-wheeler riders. Here’s why Two Indian engineers amaze US by developing coding app India ... Read More »

CAT 2016: Avidipto Chakraborty tops exam with 100 per cent

Avidipto is a final year student of BITS Pilani, Goa. Currently, he is pursuing BTech (Computer Science) and MSc from the institution. In picture, CAT topper Avidipto Chakraborty RELATED STORIES CAT 2016: Female applicants increase yet all 20 toppers are male Boys grab top 20 positions in CAT 2016: Meet the toppers CAT 2016 results out: IIMB to announce a ... Read More »

West Bengal: Only 1.5 per cent of state population using government libraries, says Education Minister

The minister said the state government was making all efforts to turn people back towards books and libraries, besides trying to get the present generation hooked to reading. Image credit: twoapplesaday RELATED STORIES IITs urged HRD ministry to review fees exemption policy for economically weaker section Bihar School Examination Board shows signs of successful clean-up in the system post scam ... Read More »

West Bengal: Only 1.5 per cent of state population using government libraries, says Education Minister

The minister said the state government was making all efforts to turn people back towards books and libraries, besides trying to get the present generation hooked to reading. Image credit: twoapplesaday RELATED STORIES IITs urged HRD ministry to review fees exemption policy for economically weaker section Bihar School Examination Board shows signs of successful clean-up in the system post scam ... Read More »

Honda to increase car prices by up to 3 per cent from January

As the calendar changes to 2017, all major automakers in the country are hiking prices across their line-up in the country. This time around, Japanese automaker Honda has announced its plan to hike its vehicle prices up to 3 per cent depending on the model and the variant. The automaker cites rise in input costs and fluctuating exchange rates as ... Read More »