JOBS/ CAREER

Indian Army Offers Exciting Career Opportunities

Indian Army in its continuous effort to seek suitable candidates for the organisation, has launched a campaign to tap capable recruiting talent and building exciting careers for the Indian youth. The Indian Army is under transformation to become Army of the 21st Century. While valour, patriotism and protection remain the key areas of Armed Forces, … Continue reading Indian Army Offers Exciting Career Opportunities

IITs mull going back to single entrance test format

IITs are considering going back to the old system of a single entrance test for selecting candidates as the existing two-tier format proved cumbersome and time consuming. The JEE Apex Board at a meeting last Sunday decided to set up a committee to consider the proposal before it is placed in the IIT senate. The … Continue reading IITs mull going back to single entrance test format

Centre forms panel to review civil services exam pattern

AMN / Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Jitendra Singh has said that the government has formed a panel to review the civil services examination pattern. “An expert committee consisting of leading academicians, technocrats and senior bureaucrats of national repute has been constituted to revisit the entire pattern, syllabus and eligibility … Continue reading Centre forms panel to review civil services exam pattern

National Education Policy to be announced by December: Smriti Irani

AMN / Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has said that the draft National Education Policy will be announced by December this year. Talking to media persons in Agartala on Friday, she said, for the first time, a collaborative effort has been taken from the grass root level to formulate the national education policy. … Continue reading National Education Policy to be announced by December: Smriti Irani

Jharkhand to run classes in two shifts in all Universities of state

Jharkhand government has decided to run classes in two shifts in all the Universities of the state. The decision was taken yesterday in the meeting of the Cabinet. An official spokesperson said that adequate fund has been earmarked for this, and rate of honorarium have also been fixed for teachers taking extra classes. The decision … Continue reading Jharkhand to run classes in two shifts in all Universities of state

Prez Mukherjee asks young technologists to promote entrepreneurship

President Pranab Mukherjee has called upon National Institute of Technology, NITs to take the lead in creating capacity for innovation and entrepreneurship. Addressing the Thirteenth Convocation Ceremony of Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology in Nagpur today, Mr Mukherjee said the NITs must align their activities with national development goals. The President said technologists are problem … Continue reading Prez Mukherjee asks young technologists to promote entrepreneurship

Centre sanctions Rs 10 crore for hotel management institute in Rajasthan

AMN / Centre has sanctioned 10 crore rupees for setting up a hotel management institute at Sawai Madhopur in Rajasthan. State government has allotted 1-hectare land near the Shilpgram in Sawai Madhopur for the purpose. This will be third such institute in Rajasthan. The other two being at Jaipur and Jodhpur. MLA from Sawai Madhopur, … Continue reading Centre sanctions Rs 10 crore for hotel management institute in Rajasthan

India, Australia sign MoU on cooperation in education, research

AMN / India and Australia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the fields of education, training and research. The MoU was signed by Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani and Minister for Education and Training, Government of Australia Christopher Pyne in New Delhi yesterday. The MoU will help intensify existing partnerships … Continue reading India, Australia sign MoU on cooperation in education, research

Puducherry CM launches Free Laptop Scheme

Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy launched the much awaited Free Laptop Scheme. The scheme envisages to provide free laptops to all students who have passed Plus Two from Government Higher Secondary Schools in the last two academic years. Launching the scheme on Friday, the State Student’s Day, the Chief Minister said free laptops will be … Continue reading Puducherry CM launches Free Laptop Scheme

CBSE declares results of re-test of AIPMT Entrance Test

  The Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE has announced the results of the re-test of All India Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Entrance Test, AIPMT 2015 today. More than 4 lakh students appeared for the retest. The results are available online on the official websites of CBSE and AIPMT aipmt.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in. The CBSE conducted the … Continue reading CBSE declares results of re-test of AIPMT Entrance Test

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ELECTIONS

63 % polling recorded in the final phase of Lok Sabha polls

Voters have already exercised their franchise for 483 out of the total 542 parliamentary seats in previous six ...

India’s most controversial and longest Elections come to an end

Results on May 23  AMN / Elections for the 17th Lok Sabha concluded today after sweet and sour incident ...

Ashok Lavasa letter Creates Unrest in Election Commission

CEC Sunil Arora denies internal rifts over MCC   By a Correspondent / New Delhi Election Commiss ...

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SPORTS

Hockey: Australia defeat India 5-2 for their second successive win

India suffered their second successive defeat as they lost to host Australia 2-5 in their fifth and final matc ...

Boxing: Shiva Thapa hopeful of golden finish at India Open

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Olympian Shiva Thapa on Friday exuded the confidence of a golden finish in the ...

Rashid Khan fires superb final round of 66, bags second title of the season

Chandigarh Delhi’s Rashid Khan fired awesome final round of six-under-66 to register a two-shot victory at ...

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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

66th National Film Awards to be declared after General Elections

  The 66th National Film Awards will be declared after General Elections, 2019. In a statement, Informat ...

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

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

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ART & CULTURE

Sahitya Akademi demands Rs 500/- from children for Workshop

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi India’s premier literary body, the Sahitya Akademi, which gives huge awards, p ...

Noted Urdu writer Jamil Jalibi is no more

  Author of the seminal history of Urdu literature, editor of one and founder of another eminent literar ...