Friday, 20 Apr 2018
Category: Education news

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 […]

IBPS CWE Specialist Officers Exam 2017: Score cards released, check them here

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) on Tuesday released the scores of candidates of online exam for the recruitment of specialist officers (CWE SPL-VI) on its official website. The results of the exam were declared last week and were available for viewing until February 13. Steps to check the scores: 1) Go to official […]

Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main 2016 All India rank list

New Delhi: Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main 2016 all India rank list will be declared on June 23 (Thursday). The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had on April 27 declared the results of JEE Main 2016 which is used to shortlist candidates who want to join the IITs and other top engineering colleges. The […]

Nitish Kumar asks women groups to help Bihar govt ensure quality education

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday asked women self-help groups to report to the government if teachers in schools are punctual and students attending classes. “On paper, 99 per cent of students are enrolled in schools, but it’s a known fact that not more than 50-60 per cent of them come to school […]