Wednesday, 19 Jun 2019

India’s first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology to come up in Mumbai?

Mumbai: India’s first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology is being planned to be set up in the country’s commercial capital here, Chemicals and Fertilizer Minister Ananth Kumar said on Thursday. “The government is planning to set up Central Institutes of Chemical Engineering and Technology at different locations where the chemical industry has significant […]

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Two Pakistani students get admission at Nalanda University

Rajgir: Ignoring political tension between Pakistan and India, two students from Pakistan have been granted admission at the Nalanda University in Bihar, an official said on Friday. Nalanda’s officer in charge of admissions Saurabh Chaudhary said: “The university has offered admission to 83 students, including two from Pakistan this year.” He said of the 83 […]

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Pensioners to supervise government jobs recruitment exams

New Delhi: In a first, the Centre has decided to rope in pensioners to supervise government jobs recruitment exams conducted by Staff Selection Commission (SSC). The SSC, which conducts examinations to select hundreds of candidates for various mid-level central government jobs, has written to Personnel Ministry in this regard. The retired central government employees will […]

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Reaching out to out-of-school children vital

New Delhi: HRD minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said reaching out to children who are out of the school system was of vital importance even as he called for greater community participation in education. “There is a vital need to reach out to children who are still out of school,” he said while stressing on […]

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India could be late by 50 years in achieving education goals

New Delhi: A UNESCO report has said that according to the current trend, India will be half a century late in achieving its global education commitments. Going by the current trend, India will be half a century late in achieving its global education commitments and the country needs fundamental changes in the education system if […]

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