Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 8, 2014
The two signed an MoU to accomplish the first phase goal for National Digital Literacy Mission (NDLM) or 'DISHA' in a unique public-private-partnership (PPP).
Wednesday September 24, 2014
Government has brought all projects being run by it worth Rs 1.13 lakh crore involving IT and Telecom under the single umbrella of Digital India. The project includes availability of broadband services up to village panchayat by March 2017, 100 per c...
Monday September 22, 2014
Mr Kiyosaki is an American investor, businessman, self-help author, motivational speaker, financial literacy activist and financial commentator. He has written over 15 books which have combined sales of over 26 million copies.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 8, 2014
Kings XI Punjab has pledged to support Smile Foundation in its mission to change the lives of the disadvantaged girl child through education in India. With the intent to raise awareness about girl education, the players of KXIP interacted with the ch...
Friday September 5, 2014
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday set up a first of its kind permanent digital gallery here aimed at spreading awareness on financial literacy.
South | Edited By Anindita Sanyal | Saturday August 30, 2014
Kerala, the state that tops India's literacy chart, is suddenly witnessing a spurt in child marriages, reports UNICEF.
Ishita Blaggan | Monday August 25, 2014
Actor-filmmaker Dia Mirza on Monday unveiled "B for Braille", a musical short film that aims at promoting Braille literacy in the country
Indo Asian News Service | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Digital literacy, or the ability to engage, plan and execute digital actions such as web browsing and exchanging emails, can improve memory, says a study.
Monday July 28, 2014
As the Internet penetration gains more strength, India is headed to be a huge force in shaping the digital future of the world, a top official of Mozilla Foundation, makers of Firefox webs browser has said.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 12, 2014
The series of events worldwide over the next two months will teach basic Internet use and other digital skills.
Tuesday May 20, 2014
In his "Secret Millionaires Club," an animated series online and on television, Buffett teaches a group of kids about financial literacy and entrepreneurship.
Election 2014 | Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday April 5, 2014
52-year-old P K Zainaba is doing what no woman has ever done in Malappuram. She is contesting the national election on a CPM ticket in this Kerala town where the rate of women's participation in the workforce is a mere 7.63 per cent despite an astoun...
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 18, 2014
The information and broadcasting ministry will organise exhibitions in 480 locations across the country as part of its voter awareness campaign, an official said on Tuesday.
Offbeat | Written by Gitanjali Roy | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Is this the world's greatest dad? Consider the evidence - he can't read but he goes to adult literacy school and soon enough he can spell words while playing Scrabble, read from the back of the cereal box, and spell out 'I Love You' on the refrigerat...
Press Trust of India | Friday February 14, 2014
A new study suggests that action video games may improve literacy skills in those with dyslexia.
Press Trust of India | Friday December 6, 2013
The initiative is part of the National Digital Literacy Mission (NDLM), which aims to make at least one person per household, e-literate.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 12, 2013
Saudi Arabia has achieved a remarkable literacy rate of 96 per cent with religious institutions playing a crucial role.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 9, 2013
India's north-eastern state of Tripura achieved the first position in literacy with 94.65 per cent, beating Kerala (93.91 per cent), Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar announced in Agartala on Sunday.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 5, 2013
Chhattisgarh has been selected for this year's prestigious National Literacy Award for the first time since its formation in November 2000.
Monday July 8, 2013
This was disclosed by the bank's deputy general manager, T. C. John, at the district level review committee meeting of the banks here today.