Monday, 21 Jan 2019

To produce more job creators than job seekers, Manish Sisodia plans new curriculum

Envisioned to be an extension of the Happiness Curriculum, Education Minister Manish Sisodia Tuesday announced that ‘Entrepreneurship Curriculum’ will be launched in the upcoming academic year for secondary and senior secondary students in the city’s government schools. The aim is to create an “entrepreneurial mindset” in young people so they become “job creators” and not […]

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Researchers Question Minority Scholarship Criteria

An earlier notification by UGC has fixed qualifying NET as criteria for MANF fellowship.NEW DELHI:  Latest UGC notification on research fellowships for minority candidates has run into trouble after several researchers and student organisations raised questions about the criteria advertised by the Commission. The researchers questioned the University Grants Commission or UGC’s logic for making NET […]

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Centre Releases Rs. 260 Crore For Five New Medical Colleges In Jammu And Kashmir

Centre Releases Rs. 260 Crore For Five New Medical Colleges In Jammu And KashmirJAMMU:  The Centre Wednesday released Rs. 260 crore to the Jammu and Kashmir Health and Medical Education department for five new medical colleges being set up in as many districts of the state. With the latest release of funds by the Centre, the cumulative release of central […]

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School Syllabus Proposed To Be Reduced To Half

School Syllabus Proposed To Be Reduced To Half: Prakash JavadekarNEW DELHI:  ‘To provide enough time to students to develop their talents, the syllabus is proposed to be reduced by half the present syllabus,’ said the Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar today while addressing the gathering at the inauguration ceremony of the 4th Kala Utsav. ‘Present day […]

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Girls College In Haryana To Be Named After First CM

Haryana Education Minister Announces Girls College In BeriCHANDIGARH:  ‘A girls college named after the first chief minister of Haryana Bhagwat Dayal Sharma would be set up in Beri, ‘ said Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma. ‘A statue of the first CM will be installed at a prominent place in the town,’ he said. Haryana […]

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