JOBS/ CAREER

UGC asks higher educational institutions to celebrate Constitution Day on Nov 26

AMN / NEW DELHI University Grants Commission, UGC has issued circular to higher educational institutions to celebrate Constitution Day on 26th of November. On this day in 1949, the Constitution was adopted which came into force on 26th January, 1950, marking the beginning of a new era in the history of India. The commission has … Continue reading UGC asks higher educational institutions to celebrate Constitution Day on Nov 26

Govt aims to improve Ease of Living for all citizens, says President Kovind

Our Correspondent / New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the union government has made concerted efforts to improve India’s ranking on the Ease of Doing Business Index. Now, it aims to improve the Ease of Living for all citizens. Addressing the concluding session of the Conference of Directors of IITs, NITs and … Continue reading Govt aims to improve Ease of Living for all citizens, says President Kovind

Govt starts exercise to determine fees in private medical colleges

WEB DESK The Health Ministry has started an exercise for determination of fees in private medical colleges for the next academic year. It has asked the Board of Governors, BoG, of the Medical Council of India to prepare draft guidelines for determination of fees in private medical institutions. Special Secretary, Ministry of Health, Arun Singhal … Continue reading Govt starts exercise to determine fees in private medical colleges

Kolkata students create Guinness World Records with largest astrophysics assemble

AMN / PIB / KOLKATA The Guinness World Records for the largest astrophysics lesson (45 minutes) and assembly of spectroscopes was successfully achieved at the Science City, Kolkata on the first day of India International Science Festival (IISF) 2019 today with the participation of over 1,598 students. Astronomers use spectroscopes to know details like temperature, … Continue reading Kolkata students create Guinness World Records with largest astrophysics assemble

President Kovind exhorts students to work with people in villages

AMN / GANGTOK President Ram Nath Kovind today asked institutions to send students to spend time in villages to improve people’s living conditions. President also urged students to work with people in improving cleanliness, health, immunisation, education and nutrition parameters in villages. The President was addressing the Sikkim University’s 5th convocation ceremony in Gangtok today. … Continue reading President Kovind exhorts students to work with people in villages

At Convocation, President praises JMI for cohesion, education

Jamia is doing excellent work in gender equality, women empowerment, innovation, says HRD minister Andalib Akhter / New Delhi The President of India Ram Nath Kovind today applauded Jamia Millia Islamia, JMI for its role in imparting education and promoting communal harmony in the country. He said that Jamia had set an example of unity … Continue reading At Convocation, President praises JMI for cohesion, education

Govt to provide employment opportunities through Hunar Haat: Naqvi

ONKAR SINGH / New Delhi Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said the Government will provide employment opportunities to lakhs of artisans, craftsmen and traditional culinary experts through Hunar Haat in the next the 5 years. In a statement, Mr Naqvi said Hunar Haat has proved to be an effective programme to … Continue reading Govt to provide employment opportunities through Hunar Haat: Naqvi

President Kovind to be chief guest at Jamia convocation

Staff Reporter / New Delhi President of India Ram Nath Kovind will be the chief guest at the annual convocation of Jamia Millia Islamia to be held on October 30. “Kovind, who is also visitor of the JMI, will be the chief guest at the annual convocation on October 30. This will be his first … Continue reading President Kovind to be chief guest at Jamia convocation

No Indian universities in THE’s world top 300 list

Times Higher Education said IISc’s fall is due to a fall in its (research) citation impact score IISc Bangalore and IIT Ropar in 301-350 grouping, IIT Indore figures in 351-400 group WEB DESK Reflecting standard of education in the country, not a single Indian institution figured among the top 300 in World University Rankings 2020, … Continue reading No Indian universities in THE’s world top 300 list

JMI improves rank significantly in World University Rankings-2020

AMN / NEW DELHI Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is among the very few academic institutions from India which has improved its position in Times Higher Education(THE) World University Rankings 2020. With a significant increase, the university is now among the top 601-800 universities of the world improving its position from 801-1000 last year. After the … Continue reading JMI improves rank significantly in World University Rankings-2020

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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

UP CM Yogi seeks support of religious leaders in fight against COVID-19

AMN Chief Minister of Uttar Prdaesh Yogi Adityanath today had meetings with religious heads and members of ...

No evidence of airborne transmission of COVID-19; 505 fresh cases reported

Spitting at public places should be avoided to contain spread of Coronavirus: ICMR Staff Reporter / New ...