JOBS/ CAREER

NTA extends dates for Online Application for various examinations

WEB DESK In view of the hardships faced by the parents and the students due to COVID-19 epidemic, the National Testing Agency has extended the dates of submission of Online Application Forms for various Examinations. The last date of online application for National Council For Hotel Management (NCHM) JEE 2020 has been extended from 31st … Continue reading NTA extends dates for Online Application for various examinations

IIT Delhi extends Application deadline for PG , PhD programs

IIT Delhi has extended the last date for submission of online applications for PhD and PG admissions till 20th April in view of COVID-19 outbreak. Earlier, the last date for domestic students was 30th March and for International students 31st March this year.

UPSC defers remaining Civil Services interview

AMN The Union Public Service Commission deferred the remaining interviews of the candidates for 2019 civil services examination scheduled from March 23, 2020 to April 3, 2020. The step was announced as a precautionary measure against the spread of COVID – 19. The statement announcing the decision said that new dates for interviews will be … Continue reading UPSC defers remaining Civil Services interview

AMU research scholar to attend coveted 70th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting

AMN / Aligarh Mantasha Idrisi, a PhD student from the Department of Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will meet 70 Nobel Laureates for cross-generational and interdisciplinary exchange at Lindau in Germany. She is among the 660 young scientists and researchers from 101 countries from all over the world and one of the 20 Indian candidates … Continue reading AMU research scholar to attend coveted 70th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting

1,47,620 candidates empanelled for various Group ‘C’ posts by Railways: Piyush Goyal

AMN Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today said that a total number of 1,47,620 candidates have been empanelled for various Group ‘C’ posts including Level-1 by Railways through Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) and Railway Recruitment Cells (RRCs). Minister in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha also said that the Indian Railways is … Continue reading 1,47,620 candidates empanelled for various Group ‘C’ posts by Railways: Piyush Goyal

Govt to focus on quality education: HRD Minister

Staff Reporter / New Delhi Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank today stressed the need to provide quality education to the students in the areas of research and innovation. Chairing the high-level meeting to review the progress of the public and private institutions, which were considered to be given the status of … Continue reading Govt to focus on quality education: HRD Minister

Jamia VC launches Admission Web Portal for session 2020-21

Staff Reporter / New Delhi Jamia Millia Islamia’s Vice-Chancellor Prof. Najma Akhtar today launched Admission Web Portal for receiving application forms and Prospectus for the session 2020-21. Pro Vice Chancellor Prof. Ilyas Husain, Registrar Mr. A P Siddiqui(IPS) , Controller of Examination Dr. Nazim Husain Jafri, Deans of Faculties, teachers and staff members of Controller … Continue reading Jamia VC launches Admission Web Portal for session 2020-21

Two teachers in every school to be Health Ambassadors: Govt

AMN Two teachers in every school will be made Health and wellness ambassador to spread awareness about health issues. These ambassadors will be supported by class monitors as Health and Wellness Messengers. Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and Minister of State for Health Ashwini Kumar Choubey today launched … Continue reading Two teachers in every school to be Health Ambassadors: Govt

Five IIITs to be Institution of National Importance

Staff Reporter / New Delhi The Union Cabinet today gave its approval to confer the status of Institution of National Importance to five Indian Institutes of Information Technology, IIITs. Briefing media after the Cabinet meeting today, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said, the Five IIITs in PPP mode at Surat, Bhopal, Bhagalpur, Agartala and … Continue reading Five IIITs to be Institution of National Importance

Education and Budget 2020-21

By Asad Mirza Presenting the Union Budget 2020-21, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman suggested a new education policy, besides several measures that will bring in a paradigm shift in the educational system and creation of employment. According to FM, India is set to have the largest working-age population in the world by 2030. Not only do … Continue reading Education and Budget 2020-21

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SPORTS

Covid-19 outbreak: Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021

AMN Japan's Prime Minister and the head of the International Olympic Committee Shinzo Abe today agreed to ...

Olympics will be postponed due to coronavirus outbreak: IOC member

According to USA Today, veteran International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound said that the 2020 Tokyo Gam ...

Sports administrator BVP Rao resigns from Governing Body of SAI

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Protesting the decision to merge the Special Area Games Scheme ( SAG) with ...

ART & CULTURE

President Kovind confers 61st annual Lalit Kala Akademi awards

AMN President Ram Nath Kovind Wednesday conferred 61st annual Lalit Kala Akademi's awards on 15 artistes a ...

V P asks people to conserve linguistic heritage of India

"Studies by the experts suggest that teaching in mother tongue at the initial stages of education gives impetu ...

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MARQUEE

India, Maldives sign MoUs for establishing Tourism zone 

AMN India and Maldives today signed five MoUs for establishing the Addu Tourism zone in five islands of Add ...

IRCTC to operate Golden Chariot luxury train from March 2020

AMN The Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation, IRCTC, will operate and manage luxury train, Golden ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Filmi Tidbits: Sooryavanshi to be postponed amid Coronavirus

Entertainment Desk Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi, directed by Rohit Shetty is set for March 24 release for no ...

Irfan Khan to take health break after Angrezi Medium

Ailing actor Irfan Khan is unlikely to sign any new film in the near future as want health break. Angrezi Medi ...

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CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

COVID-19: US death toll higher than China

US death toll - 3,415 - now larger than China The United States has become the Epicenter of Coronavirus ...

No shortage of medicines in country to combat COVID-19 outbreak: Govt

Staff Reporter / New Delhi Government of India today said that there was no shortage of medicines in the co ...