34 Articles Related to "institutes"

US begins first human trial of coronavirus vaccine

The coronavirus vaccine is called mRNA-1273 and was developed by US National Institutes of Health (NIH) scientists and collaborators at biotechnology company Modern...

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Government 'bans' opening of new engineering colleges for 2 years: Everything you need to know

The first phase of JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) Main 2020 was held last month. The national-level competitive exam is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) for ad...

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Govt repeats warning to new tech institutes — don’t try to sound like IIT, IIM, IISc

The rule was reiterated in new guidelines released by the All India Council for Technical Education for the academic year 2020-21. 

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Kerala Muslim educational body bans niqab in its 150 institutes

KOZHIKODE: Kerala’s Muslim Educational Society (MES), which controls a total of 150 educational institutions, has banned “any dress t...

11 months ago . 104 views

Good News! Colleges to now issue driving licences: Here’s all you need to know

Educational institutes and colleges will now issue learners' driving licence to students. To start with 4 colleges will have this facility and soon will be ex...

1 year ago . 180 views

What are ‘institutes of Eminence’ and how are they different from other universities?

The HRD Ministry on Tuesday granted 'Institutions of Eminence' status to three public and three private institutes, enabling them to get full autonomy and...

1 year ago . 221 views

Reliance’s Jio Institute gets government’s Institution of Eminence status but it’s yet to be set up

This puts it at par with two Indian Institutes of Technology, among the six institutions to be selected under the scheme that grants freedom from regulation.

1 year ago . 222 views

No Jobs, Pending Education Loans: The Collapse of the Grand Engineering Dream

Even premier engineering institutes like Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) have had to face unemployment woes. Several students in streams such as civil engineer...

1 year ago . 182 views

Centre to Repeal UGC Act, to Set up Higher Education Commission

The government has claimed the new institution will provide more autonomy to institutes of higher education in India.

1 year ago . 165 views

50 IIT alumni quit jobs to form political party

NEW DELHI:  A group of 50 alumni from the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) across the country have quit their jobs to f...

1 year ago . 164 views

IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta Improve Global Ranking; IIM Ahmedabad, ISB Slip

  IIMs Bangalore and Calcutta have improved their global rankings this year, but, other premier management institutes like IIMA and the ISB, H...

2 years ago . 206 views

Should you take dietary supplements to boost your workout?

  To help cut the confusion, the Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) at the National Institutes of Health has two new resources to help people...

2 years ago . 162 views

Digital first – Building the infrastructure for a nation of learners

At a time when India’s education system is reeling under severe shortcomings, institutes and educators are beginning to realise the massive power of technol...

2 years ago . 178 views

123 Indian institutes to lose 'university' from their names

A whopping 123 higher education institutes in India have been asked by the UGC to drop the word 'university' from their names.

2 years ago . 390 views

50 deaths in 60 days: Are coaching centres driving students to suicide?

The pressure to succeed can often prove fatal. Last week, a 17-year-old girl aspiring to be a doctor from rural Andhra Pradesh hanged herself at her Hyderabad hoste...

2 years ago . 307 views

Yikes! Outrage After Dead Mouse Found In IIT-Delhi’s Hostel Food

Looks like even our premier institutes can not boast of hygiene as students of IIT-Delhi have claimed that they found a dead mouse in their meal. Baby mouse to be p...

2 years ago . 352 views

Banaras Hindu University tense after police crackdown, CM Yogi Adityanath seeks report: 5 things to know.

  Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has sought a report from the divisional commissioner tension runs high at the Banaras Hindu Uni...

2 years ago . 193 views

How the best polytechnic college in Punjab is offering platform to excel in engineering sector

Polytechnic is a professional course that allows a candidate to choose their area of interest for a successful career. After the completion of the diploma program, ...

2 years ago . 399 views


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Cattle ban 'discriminatory', 'unlawful' ? SC issues notice to Center, looks for reaction in two weeks; next hearing on July 11

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a notice to the Center regarding its current warning forbidding the deal and buy of cattle at animal markets for the...

2 years ago . 281 views

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How did covid-19 begin? Its initial origin story is shaky.

The story of how the novel coronavirus emerged in Wuhan, China, has produced a nasty propaganda battle between the United States and China. The two sides have tra...

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Xerox is Making Disposable Ventilators And They do Not Require Power t...

Vortan Medical describes the Go2Vent as a “hands-free” ventilator that offers a secure airway using a continuous gas source. It can be operated on a c...

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Coronavirus outbreak: ‘They treated the body like they did not know th...

The 69-year-old’s body was claimed by the district administration and the cremation performed with their assistance after repeated requests to the family to...

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Only frequent forwared messages are effected

Misinformation spreads faster than facts these days. The juicier and the more outrageous a story is, the more likely it is to run around social networks and messa...

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CBSE to introduce 3 new subjects for class 11 from 2020-21 session

‘Design Thinking, Physical Activity Trainer, Artificial Intelligence to help keep pace with global developments’  

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Without Quarantine, A COVID-19 Patient Can Infect 400: Health Ministry

A coronavirus patient who doesn't follow lockdown orders or practice social distancing, can infect 406 people in 30 days, the health ministry said.

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No Excuses, Please, For What Happened At Nizamuddin Markaz

Four days from now, on the April 9, is Shab-e-Barat. For Muslims, this is a somber occasion, a night of forgiveness during which the faithful visit the graves of fa...

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Covid-19: India partially lifts restrictions on export of hydroxychlor...

Covid-19 update: India had restricted the exports of pharmaceutical ingredients and medicines on March 3. Paracetamol and its formulations accoun...

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All-New Genesis G80 Sedan Unveiled; Looks Stunning Inside And Out

The new Genesis G80 has an alluring design and tech-savvy interior complemented by a set of three new engine choices  

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MS Dhoni Wanted To "Make Rs 30 Lakh" From Cricket And Live Peacefully ...

Wasim Jaffer recalled that MS Dhoni, during his early days in the Indian team, had told him that he wanted to "make 30 lakh from playing cricket" to liv...

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Kangana Ranaut details her bad days: ‘I ran away from home when I was ...

Kangana Ranaut shared story of her initial days in Bollywood, saying how she was with such bad people at one point of her life that only death could have saved her....

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Who were the Asurs of the Vedas?

The word “Asur” has been used more than a hundred times in the Rigveda, 90 of them in a positive sense. “Asu” means soul or vitality and &ld...

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Fascinating facts about India
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Oru Adaar Love movie review: Where’s the plot?
1 year ago . 437 views

Top 10 Best Gym Equipment Brands in India 2018
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The Difference Between Devas And Asuras, Gods And Demons

In Hindu cosmology the Asuras (rakshasas) enjoy the same status as the gods and humans. The gods, demons and humans are considered children of Brahma. They all pr...

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Difference between Rakshasas, Asuras and Daanavas

Rakshasas were one of the class of beings created by Brahma when he created night. [incidentally, the other beings were Yakshas. Devas were created with daytime, ...

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This Chennai Startup’s Ready-To-Use Solar-Powered Homes Produce Water ...

“A 1000 sq ft home built by us can save upto 5 lakh litres of water every year just by saving the rain water and recycling the waste water from the house,&r...

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Azim Premji of Wipro donates more than Rs 50,000 crores to charity

GUWAHATI: Wipro founder chairman and managing director Azim H Premji has decided to make another humongous philanthropic contribution by donating R...

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Sachin Tendulkar opens the batting in ODIs for India for first time on...

Sachin Tendulkar's strength at the top of the order was revealed when captain Mohammad Azharuddin gave him a chance to open the innings in place of Sidhu.

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PM interacts with Radio Jockeys

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today interacted with Radio Jockeys (RJs) via video conference.

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Home Loan Moratorium Period: What is it and its Importance

Highlights   --Moratorium period is also known as an EMI holiday period   -...

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Google SEO 101: Updating Your Google My Business Listing

Google‘s latest ‘Search for Beginners’ video on YouTube is an introduction on how to use Google My Business.

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Meet Our Oldest Common Ancestor: A 555 Million-Year-Old Worm-Like Crea...

Scientists have discovered our earliest common ancestor — and the earliest ancestor of all animal life.

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Confidence is what we get when we take fear, face it and replace it.
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