Education

UPSC Junior Engineer (JE) exam 2016: General Awareness quiz

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) works under the government of India to recruit staff for various posts in the various ministries and departments of the government and in subordinate offices. The commission also conducts examinations for the recruitment in various government departments of the country. We bring before you a short quiz, in order to test your knowledge for ... Read More »

JNU to start school of management and entrepreneurship

One of the most economical universities in India, Jawaharlal Nehru University is soon going to start a school of management and entrepreneurship. Subjects taught in the university: Social Science Language course Science and other areas Why did authorities introduce business course in this realm? It’s time for affirmative action to give equal opportunity to the weaker section of the society ... Read More »

Yoga education to benefit 16 lakh students: Manish Sisodia

Delhi teachers received yoga training from Baba Ramdev. There are over 1000 yoga and physical training teachers in across Delhi currently undergoing yoga training under the verdant leadership of Baba Ramdev at Patanjali, Haridwar. Stressing on the importance of physical education, Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that the undergoing training of Delhi’s teacher would benefit around 16 lakh ... Read More »

India lost out by ‘keeping women as slaves’: Says Prakash Javadekar

While initiating many proposals and scheme in the field of education since day one of joining, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar has stunned each and every one. While addressing a gathering at a recent event in Jamia Millia Islamia, said India had lost out by “keeping women as slaves.” On Wednesday, the minister went to the varsity to inaugurate ... Read More »

Delhi High Court dismisses plea challenging NEET 2016 answer keys

It seems like the confusions, paper leak and other issues will continue to hover over the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) conducted this year. In a recent statement, while rejecting the a petition challenging the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) answer keys released on August 8, the High Court of Delhi said that it cannot review answer keys ... Read More »

IIMs seek Cabinet approval for withdrawal of 1975 HRD order

Following the incessant controversy over the appointment of IIM faculty under quota system for the reserved candidates, it is now been learned that the premier institutes had to be withdrawn the 1975 HRD order, which had earlier exempted the premier institutes from reservation policy. However, there is a speculation that the 1974 HRD order was only meant for technical institutes ... Read More »

This,labourer’s,son,from,Kota,cracked,IIT,Delhi:,Here’s,how!

It’s not necessary that only students who take coaching from top-notch institutes or from metropolitan cities gets admission to Indian Institute of Technologies (IITs),  Indian Institute of Management (IIMs), other premier institutes. Here’s the story of a laborer’s son from Kota, who is the first one from his village to get admission to India’s premier institute, IIT Delhi. More about ... Read More »

Learning,outcome,assessment,to,improve,educational,quality,in,schools

The central government will conduct student learning outcome assessment in various schools every year to improve educational quality in schools, said Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar. Delivering the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial Lecture at Vedavyasa Vidyalayam Senior Secondary School in Kozhikode, the minister said that in the learning outcome assessment, the government would assess every three per cent of ... Read More »

MMC election to held in December

The election of Maharashtra Medical Council (MMC) will be held on December 18 this year. The decision was made by the Bombay High Court following the petition filed by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) challenging the alleged dissolve of the MMC by the state government earlier. Ever since the MMC was reconstituted in 2011, nine members were appointed by the ... Read More »

Young engineer leaves job for his village

In what appears as a great leap to social service, one engineer from Madhya Pradesh (MP) returns to his village after securing a covetous engineer job. Mr. Mastram Hathesh who graduated from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) with material science and metallurgy decided to develop his village severed with under-development. The young engineer pointed out that many individual ... Read More »