JOBS/ CAREER

Govt to set up 50 new Kendriya Vidyalayas

AMN / NEW DELHI The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, CCEA has approved the setting up of 50 new Kendriya Vidyalayas all over the country. The Vidyalayas are proposed to be opened in the Civil and Defense Sector and once they are fully functional they will provide quality education to approximately 50 thousand students. The … Continue reading Govt to set up 50 new Kendriya Vidyalayas

Maha govt to appoint Lokpal in universities to resolve student grievances

AMN Maharashtra government will appoint a Lokpal in all universities except agricultural universities to resolve student grievances. Education Minister Vinod Tawde yesterday said the appointment of the students’ ombudsman would be made in the next two to three months. He said Maharashtra would be the first state in the country to have such a Lokpal … Continue reading Maha govt to appoint Lokpal in universities to resolve student grievances

Action taken against fake universities

The Central Government, as well as the University Grants Commission (UGC) has taken the following action against fake Universities running without recognition: UGC has issued Show Cause / Warning Notices to fake Universities cautioned that running of Undergraduate and Postgraduate degree courses and giving misleading advertisements shall attract severe action under the provisions of appropriate laws … Continue reading Action taken against fake universities

PM asks students not to succumb to stress, be focussed

  Our Correspondent / New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked students to stay focused, manage time well and not to succumb to stress. He said that students should focus on acquiring knowledge to enrich their lives, without worrying about examination results. Mr Modi suggested that examinations should be considered as a festival to … Continue reading PM asks students not to succumb to stress, be focussed

Railways to recruit 2.30 lakh employees

WEB DESK The Railways will initiate fresh recruitment of two lakh 30 thousand more employees in the next two years. The vacancies are proposed to be filled in two phases. The first phase of one lakh 31 thousand 328 posts will be initiated in February to March this year, while the second phase of recruitment … Continue reading Railways to recruit 2.30 lakh employees

How are the Exam Centres Allotted for JEE Main?

EDUCATION DESK The allotment of the exam centres for JEE Main is based on the preferences selected by the candidates at the time of registration. Exam conducting authority NTA (National Testing Agency) will perform the allotment for examination centres as per your choices, in case the seats are full for that exam centre, your second … Continue reading How are the Exam Centres Allotted for JEE Main?

JEE (Main) examination results declared

AMN JEE (Main) examination results have been announced. Fifteen candidates have scored 100 percentile of the total examinees who appeared in B.E/ B.Tech Paper-I held this month. This was the first time the National Testing Agency, NTA, conducted the examination in place of CBSE. More than eight lakh 74 thousand candidates had appeared in the … Continue reading JEE (Main) examination results declared

10 % quota in education to EWS of Upper Caste to be implemented from 2019-20 session

  Staff Reporter / New Delhi The 10 per cent reservation in educational institutions to Economically Weaker Sections EWS of general category will be implemented in 40,000 colleges and 900 universities from the academic year 2019-20. Human Resource and Development Minister Prakash Javadekar made the announcement here today. He said this will be implemented without … Continue reading 10 % quota in education to EWS of Upper Caste to be implemented from 2019-20 session

Job Fairs organized under NCS project in States, UTs

    The Ministry is implementing the National Career Service (NCS) Project to provide a variety of employment related services like job matching, career counselling, vocational guidance, information on skill development courses, etc. The project includes establishment of Model Career Centers by the State Government/Institutions of repute to provide variety of employment related services using … Continue reading Job Fairs organized under NCS project in States, UTs

New Delhi World Book Fair begins at Pragati Maidan

  AMN / NEW DELHI The 27th New Delhi World Book Fair has begun today at Pragati Maidan. Inaugurating the 9-day annual event, Human Resources Development Minister Prakash Javadekar expressed happiness that books have not lost their popularity even after the advent of various media like audio books and ebooks. He said the habit of … Continue reading New Delhi World Book Fair begins at Pragati Maidan

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POLITICS

Mamata Dares PM Modi, Amit Shah to Compete With Her on Chanting Mantras

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J&K: Former IAS Shah Faesal launches political party

The new party has been named Jammu and Kashmir Peoples’ Movement and its dominant slogan would be Ab Hawa Ba ...

BJP’s Pramod Sawant to be sworn in as Goa CM today

2 Allies Get Deputy Posts     Panaji Former Speaker of the Goa legislative assembly and BJ ...

SPORTS

India gears up to face Bangladesh in SAFF women football

Biratnagar (Nepal) A confident India is fully geared up to face Bangladesh in the semi final of the SAFF Wo ...

PCB pays over Rs 11 cr as compensation to BCCI after losing case in ICC

  The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has paid 1.6 million US dollars, equivalent to over eleven crores in ...

Gopi Thonakal qualifies for World Athletics Championships

In marathon, India's Asian champion Gopi Thonakal has qualified for the World Athletics Championships to be he ...

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MARQUEE

116-year-old Japanese woman is oldest person in world

  AMN A 116-year-old Japanese woman has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness ...

Centre approves Metro Rail Project for City of Taj Mahal, Agra

6 Elevated and 7 Underground Stations along 14 KmTaj East Gate corridor 14 Stations all elevated along 15.40 ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

AGENCIES   Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Opr ...

Documentary on Menstruation stigma ‘Period’ wins Oscar

  WEB DESK A Netflix documentary Period. End of sentence, on the menstruation taboo in rural India has ...

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