UPSC IAS (Mains) to begin on December 18: Sample Papers

The exam shall be held at 23 centres across the nation.

The Union Public Service Commissi...

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SSC UDC Recruitment 2016: Apply latest by today at ssc.nic.in

SSC Upper Division Clerk departmental competitive examination registration process ends today, on November 7.

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NTPC Recruitment 2016 for 96 Trainee Posts: Download Admit Card

National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) released admit card for the online s...

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Twitter users support two cyclists on a 4,000 km journey through India

Twitter users have come out in support of two cyclists riding from Kanyakumari to Khardung La in Jammu and Kashmir on bamboo bikes. The cycle enthusiasts will traverse the entire length of India (4,400 km) to spread awareness on education of girls with an aim to raise Rs. 50 lakh for the cause. T...

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Implement all guidelines for Midday Meal scheme: NGO

Nagpur: Education activists in the city are unhappy with the way the Midday Meal (MDM) scheme is being implemented, saying it has not fully complied with guidelines. The lack of a coordination committee at the district-level is hampering proper monitoring of the scheme, claims activist Shahid Sha...

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Education in India: Status check

While the government is in the process of implementing the new education policy, PRS Legislative Research has compiled data collected through various sources – district information system for education (DISE), statistics of higher and technical education 2012, national facts and figures, ra...

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Two students attempt suicide by slashing wrist

PUDUCHERRY: Two students in the second year of a visual communication course in a private college in Coimbatore, who went missing on August 14, attempted suicide by slitting their wrists at a guest house in the Union territory of Puducherry.
The staff knocked on the door to inquire about t...

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Demo of muon detection device

MADURAI:The American College, Madurai, is the only institution that has an instrument to detect and study 'muon' a subatomic particle similar to that of an electron, college secretary and principal Davamani Christober has said.
He said the college plannde to invite other institutio...

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Why our education system needs to focus on character building

A fiduciary, something most readers would have never heard of, from the Latin fiducia (trust) is most commonly defined as ‘a person to whom property or power is entrusted for the benefit of another.’ While a noble idea by any account, it has become increasingly redundant during a peri...

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New Education Policy to give boost Sanskrit, Indian languages: Prakash Javadekar

New Delhi, Aug 17 :  All Indian languages including Sanskrit, will get a boost under the New Education Policy (NEP) that the government is working on, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said today. “The policy of the Indian government is that there should be development of all Indian langu...

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