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CBSE’s ‘Udaan’ initiative helping girl students crack IIT entrance exam

CBSE’s ‘Udaan’ initiative assists girl students with an overall score of 70% or above, and 80% in science and maths stream with free of cost tutorials, mentoring support, lectures and study material to prepare for engineering entrance exam. Photo: Hindustan Times New Delhi: While the IITs have introduced a special quota for girl students this year to fill the gender balance ... Read More »

Rajasthan Board girl toppers will get cash prizes and scooties from the new academic session

The Rajasthan government has announced that female students who have performed outstandingly in their final exams will be awarded cash prizes. This step is being taken in order to improve women’s education in the state. Representative image The Rajasthan government has announced that female students who have performed outstandingly in their final exams will be awarded cash prizes  while class ... Read More »

10 districts awarded on National Girl Child Day for contributing towards woman empowerment

On the occasion of National Girls Child Day 10 districts were felicitated for their contribution towards woman empowerment. Image Source: indianstampghar.com RELATED STORIES UPSC Civil Services Examinations: Disabled candidates to get seven not ten chances, directs SC CBSE Board Exam 2017: Peon allegedly steals blank answer sheets Rajasthan: University to offer certificate, diploma courses on birds SSC CGL Tier II ... Read More »

Jaipur girl to be Canada’s High Commissioner for a day

The High Commission of Canada organised a competition as a part of activities on October 11, so as to mark International Day of the Girl. Several young women from all over India had participated in the same and Medha Mishra, an Engineering student from Jaipur was selected to serve as Canada’s High Commissioner for a day. Target gender equality and ... 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 »

Sushma Swaraj helps Pakistani girl to get admission in Delhi school

A Pakistani girl, Madhu heaved a sigh of relief, as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has assured her help in getting the admission. Madhu, a 16-year-old who is trying to get admission in class 9 but failed to get it because she doesn’t have the proper documents. “Madam (Sushma Swaraj) had called me for admission. She assured me of admission. ... Read More »

UP government to distribute Rs 267.30 crore among 89,100 meritorious girl students

Kanya Vidya Dhan scheme at a glance This drive follows CM Akhilesh Yadav’s instructions to officials to launch the program under the amended scheme for the benefit of meritorious girl students The government will give a cheque of Rs 30,000 to girl students who have outperformed in intermediate or equivalent examinations in the state The district magistrates and district inspector ... Read More »