न्यूज प्वाइंट : चौतरफ़ा घिरी कांग्रेस
Jul 21, 2014
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Jul 21, 2014
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Jul 19, 2014
World | Reuters | Tuesday July 22, 2014
U.S. President Barack Obama discusses his My Brother's Keeper initiative while at the Walker Jones Education Campus in Washington, July 21, 2014.
Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
Joining the chorus in Tamil Nadu against the "Sanskrit Week" celebrations planned by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in its schools, DMK President M Karunanidhi today asked the Centre to confine the proposal to Hindi-speaking states only.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 20, 2014
As part of its ongoing campaign against drug abuse among the youth, the Kerala government plans to bring in a legislation preventing sale of intoxicanting substances, including tobacco products, within 500 metres of any educational institution in the...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
Taking strong exception to Central Board of Secondary Education's (CBSE) Sanskrit Week celebrations in schools under its ambit next month, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said it would be appropriate to have organised a 'Classical Lang...
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday July 18, 2014
A circular by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) directing all schools to celebrate Sanskrit week in August by organising a range of Sanskrit based-programmes for students and teachers has touched a raw political nerve in Tamil Nadu.
Indo Asian News Service | Thursday July 17, 2014
The HRD Minister Smriti Irani said the library will be accessible on a "variety of devices, including desktops, laptops, tablets, smartphones and other devices."
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 17, 2014
The ruling BJP today faced strong criticism from one of its allies in Tamil Nadu over the celebration of "Sanskrit week" in schools run by the Central Board of Secondary Education, or CBSE.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
The number of deaths from AIDS is going up in Russia, contrary to a global downward trend, a senior Russian health official said on Wednesday, blaming a lack of public education about HIV infection.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Sex = Taboo. Surprising isn't it for a country that has a population of 1.3 billion. This video by East India Comedy is a hilarious, satirist take on a sex-education class in a school. (Note the words 'Govt Approved').
Monday July 14, 2014
According to a study by CRISIL, conducted across 36,000 profiles, 47 per cent of mentions by individuals were related to education, while 24 per cent of the mentions by businesses were about announcements and impact on the education sector.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 14, 2014
Taiwan's Education Minister Chiang Wei-ling resigned on Monday after he was implicated in an academic scandal that sparked public outrage and a police investigation.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh today ended his seven-day-long fast here seeking immediate disbursal of compensation to farmers affected by the crop damage and a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the alleged Madhya Pradesh Profe...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 11, 2014
A "bamboo ceiling" exists in Australia for Asians entering positions of power in business, education and politics, the country's race discrimination commissioner has suggested.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
The BJP-led government today allocated Rs 100 crore for modernisation of Madrassas and announced the decision to launch a special programme for the upgrdation of skills of minorities in traditional arts and crafts.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 10, 2014
13 HIV positive orphans have been repeatedly denied admission to schools in a Goa town because of strong objections from residents.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Zenebu Tadesse, the Ethiopian minister for women, children and youth affairs was in India on a personal visit and considers India her home away from home. After all, this was where she completed her higher education.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 8, 2014
With an aim of providing railway-oriented education, the government is considering setting up of a Railway University for both technical and non technical subjects.
Cities | Agencies | Tuesday July 8, 2014
Bihar has sacked 1,100 school teachers in the last five years for faking their own education qualifications, an official said Tuesday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 7, 2014
The grit and determination of the 46 nurses helped in their evacuation from Iraq, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy as he called for providing higher education and jobs in the state so that there is no need to go abroad.
Gopal Sathe | Friday July 4, 2014
Microsoft India MD Karan Bajwa talks about the educational sector in India, and the growing importance of IT literacy.