India  /  Published 10.08.20

CBSE: PM slogan for school essay

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for an Atmanirbhar Bharat, the Central Board of Secondary Education wants students to delve into the concept and suggest a road map. The national board...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.08.20

Jharkhand minister sets study example

Jharkhand education minister Jagarnath Mahto set a unique example on Monday to prove that age is no bar for continuing education. The 53-year-old Mahto, who had discontinued studies after passing the...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 10.08.20

Schools ask about birth history, grandparents

A private school in Gurgaon has on its admission form sought information on the occupations of the children’s grandparents, and another has demanded details of the children’s and their mot...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 10.08.20

A critical look at NEP-2020

The National Education Policy-2020 received cabinet approval on July 29. In the last six months, education has been reshaped in India and the world. Modes of teaching and learning resources have been ...
By Sanjeev Rai in

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.08.20

'Matric ministers' who matter in state

Joba Majhi cleared her matriculation from Ram Janaki Kanya High School, Jugsalai, in 1982. She became an MLA for the first time in 1995 when she won from Manoharpur in a byelection held after the...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.08.20

Education minister goes back to class

Jharkhand's School Education and Literacy minister, Jagarnath Mahto, on Monday applied for admission in an inter college to complete his education in a move aimed at putting “scornful remark...
By Our Bureau in Ranchi, Bokaro

India  /  Published 07.08.20

Education autonomy a ‘middle path’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has defined autonomy for academic institutions as a middle path between full government control and a sense of entitlement, while linking freedom to quality. At the Concl...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 07.08.20

You've got talent? Belur is for you

The Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira in Belur will give additional weightage to participants in math Olympiads and national talent search examinations for admission to undergraduate mathematics and ph...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 06.08.20

Salary: crisis in varsities, schools

A private college in Odisha asked its teachers to go on leave without pay as early as April. “I’m still on leave without pay; the college will inform me when to rejoin,” one of the t...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 06.08.20

Scholar Amaresh Datta passes away

Professor emeritus Amaresh Datta, a noted scholar of English from Assam who evoked awe and respect in equal measure from his students and admirers, passed away at his Dibrugarh residence at 7.50am on ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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