CBSE Proposes ‘Khadi-Wearing Day’ In Schools To Commemorate 150th Gandhi Jayanti

CBSE has proposed that schools celebrate Khadi-Wearing Day to mark 150th Gandhi Jayanti   NEW DELHI: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has proposed that schools observe Khadi-Wearing Day once in a week, fortnight or month. The board has proposed the measure to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Khadi was Mahatma Gandhi’s preferred fabric. He said in ‘Young India’, “Khaddar (Khadi) can unite us as nothing else can”. ‘Young India’ was a weekly journal in English published by Mahatma Gandhi between 1919 and 1931. In its notice to…

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IIT Guwahati, AICTE Collaborate To Implement PM’s Scholarship Scheme for J&K Students

IIT Guwahati signed MoU with AICTE will provide internships to students from Jammu and kashmir   NEW DELHI: IIT Guwahati has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to provide internships to students from Jammu and Kashmir. The institute, through this collaboration with AICTE, will implement the Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme for Jammu and Kashmir students. The objective of the scheme is to provide exposure to the youth from Jammu and Kashmir to advanced academic culture at the higher learning institutes of the…

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