Thursday, 16 Aug 2018
Month: March 2017

Teen girls do 150% more housework

One in every 10 Indians is an adolescent girl, and India hosts nearly 20 per cent of the world’s population of adolescent girls. Despite this, the employment rate for women in India is dismal. As per a survey conducted by Dasra, a philanthropic foundation, for every 100 girls that enrol in a school in rural […]

Mumbai University’s income estimate down by Rs 68 crore this year

Despite a surplus budget projected last year, the University of Mumbai announced that its overall income estimate this year has gone down by almost Rs 68 crore in the budget presented at its senate on Thursday. The university in its last budget had proposed to earn Rs 607.14 crore which included more than Rs 150 […]

TS POLYCET 2017: Registration Starts, Apply Before April 11

NEW DELHI: The State Board of Technical Education and Training Telangana (SBTET) published the notification regarding the Telangana State Polytechnic Common Entrance Test POLYCET 2017. The candidates who are planning to apply for the TS POLYCET 2017 can login to the official website of Telangana SBTET and fill the online application forms. The registration has […]

Government to start Brahmaputra study centre at Gauhati University

Minister of Development of North East Region (DoNER) Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said that the government will start a Centre for Brahmaputra studies at Gauhati University as part of its initiatives to catalyse the contribution of the north-east towards the country’s development. In October last year, the government had set up A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Centre […]

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI), Netherlands Universities Explore Possibilities Of Running Joint Courses And Research

Possibilities of conducting joint degree courses and research as well as exchange of teachers and students between Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) and universities of Netherlands were explored yesterday between the two sides. JMI Vice Chancellor, Prof Talat Ahmad discussed the avenues of collaborations with senior officials of Netherlands Embassy in New Delhi and heads of […]