Lucknow University Turns 100

Lucknow University begins its centenary celebration   LUCKNOW: Lucknow University kicked off its year-long centenary celebrations with a morning walk by the students and teaching staffs from the Chhatrapati Shivaji sports ground on the campus. The university also threw open its gates for the common people on Monday on the occassion. The idea of starting an university in Lucknow was first mooted by Raja Sir Mohammad Ali Mohammad Khan, Khan Bahadur, of Mahmudabad. When Sir Harcourt Butler, was appointed Lieutenant-Governor of the United Provinces, he took the first step to set…

Read More

IIM Indore Mulls Training Programme For Politicos, Bureaucrats & Businessmen

He said that the blueprint of the proposed programme would be prepared by January 2020.   INDORE: The Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM-I) is mulling over roping in Mussoorie-based Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) to run a joint training programme for politicians, bureaucrats and businessmen. The motive behind the training programme is to bring together representatives from these three fields, help them understand one another’s problems and find solutions. “We are considering tying up with Mussoorie-based LBSNAA to prepare a blueprint of an Executive Training Programme for…

Read More

CBSE Class 12 Accountancy Pattern, Preparation Tips, Last Year Paper Analysis

Board Exam 2019: Board exam 2019 has either already started or will start in the coming month for many states. With board exams in view, we have taken up the task to provide students with preparation tips which are not just run of the mill points but are based on the examination trends of previous years. In this latest article, we will be addressing ‘Accountancy’ an important subject for commerce stream students in class 12. A good score in Accountancy paper is vital for students who aim to take admission in…

Read More

University Of Michigan To Collaborate With AIIMS, KMC On Genetic Testing

University Of Michigan to collaborate with AIIMS, KMC on Genetic Testing   New Delhi: A grant from National Institute of Health (NIH), of $2.3 million, will help a University of Michigan researcher to collaborate with India’s premier health education institutes, AIIMS and Kasturba Medical College (KMC)- Manipal to expand genetic testing in the country. This partnership would help the geneticists to identify and confirm that genetic changes are the basis of developmental disorders. Stephanie Bielas, an associate professor of human genetic at the University of Michigan medical school said, “without a…

Read More

Army Public School Teacher Exam Result Released

Army Public School teacher recruitment exam has been released   NEW DELHI: Army Public School Teacher recruitment exam result is available now on the official website. The Army Welfare Education Society (AWES), which organized the recruitment exam, was expected to announce the result on October 30. However, the result was not released on October 30 and instead was released yesterday in late hours. Candidates who appeared for the exam on October 19 and 20, 2019 can check their result now from the official website. The teacher recruitment was announced for 137 Army…

Read More

QS India University Ranking A Significant Achievement: Pondicherry University

Pondicherry University has been participating in the QS World University Ranking since 2018.   NEW DELHI: Pondicherry University is ranked 51-55 category among Indian Universities in the QS India University Rankings 2020 released on Tuesday. According to an official release, the inclusion of the Puducherry-based Central University in the QS World University Ranking is a significant achievement, “because the Pondicherry University secured a good position from among the participating universities”. IITs dominated the QS India University Rankings 2020 with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore and IIT…

Read More

‘Emperor Akbar The Precursor To The Secular Values Of Modern Day India’: AMU History Symposium

Prof Habib, Prof Moosvi and Ms Safvi released the book ‘Allahu Akbar’ at the event.   ALIGARH: The Centre of Advanced Study (CAS), Department of History, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) observed the 477th birth anniversary of Mughal emperor Akbar with a symposium elaborating the Mughal as the precursor to the secular values of modern day India, an official release from the varsity said. During a technical session of the symposium chaired by eminent historian of ancient and medieval India, Professor Emeritus Irfan Habib and renowned writer and historian Ms Rana Safvi, Prof Shireen Moosvi…

Read More

IGNOU Revises December 2019 Term End Exam Date Sheet

IGNOU has revised date sheet for the December 2019 Term End Exam (TEE)   NEW DELHI: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has released fresh date sheet for the upcoming Term End examination in December. The University had initially released the date sheet in September. But the exam dates for some of the courses have been revised and hence the University has issued a fresh date sheet. The new date sheet, which is now available on IGNOU website, is also tentative in nature. The beginning and concluding date for the December Term…

Read More

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…

Read More

Bill To Scrap UGC, AICTE To Be Placed Before Cabinet In October: HRD Ministry

NEW DELHI: The proposed Higher Education Commission of India (HECI), which is set to replace the UGC, will also take over the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) and a bill in this regard will be placed before the Cabinet next month, according to HRD Ministry officials. The Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) had last year announced its decision to replace the University Grants Commission (UGC) by repealing the UGC Act, 1951. The draft bill was put in public domain and feedback and suggestions were sought from stakeholders. “The Higher…

Read More