62 Articles Related to "universities"

Scientists write to US universities for inviting ‘anti-science’ activist Vandana Shiva

The open letters to Stanford and University of California raise concern about Vandana Shiva's use of 'anti-scientific rhetoric to support unethical position...

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UGC directs universities to install jammers in exam centres

The government had in 2016 allowed statutory examination conducting bodies to deploy low powered jammers in examination halls in order to prevent use of unfair mean...

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SC Issues Notices to Centre, States on Caste Discrimination in universities After Mothers of Rohit Vemula, Payal Tadvi Move Court

Representing the mothers, senior lawyer Indira Jaising pointed out that despite a set of regulations by the UGC, there has been no implementation.

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Indian students will be allowed to stay in UK for two years after graduating

HIGHLIGHTS   • UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the return of the tw...

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Not a Single Indian Institute Ranked in World's Top 300 For the First Time Since 2012

Even though the IISC retained its lead among the Indian universities on the list, its ranking dropped 50 places—from the 251-300 ranking cohort in the previ...

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PhD holders from top foreign universities eligible for direct recruitment for assistant professor posts: UGC

Earlier, the candidates aspiring to teach in the Indian universities were required to have minimum 55 per cent marks in the master's degree in the concerned s...

1 year ago . 166 views

Air pollution affects brain too, hits maths skills: Study

Air pollution not only harms the heart and lungs, a new study indicates it affects the brain so much that people, especially the elderly, could struggle for words...

1 year ago . 151 views

Ban junk food on campuses, UGC directs VCs in latest missive to promote healthy lifestyle

The University Grants Commission, in a move aimed at promoting a healthier lifestyle among college students, has asked Vice Chancellors of all universities to ban...

1 year ago . 143 views

BJP plans national push to cement Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s legacy

As part of the national push, Chhattisgarh announced that its proposed new capital will be named Atal Nagar. Maharashtra announced setting up of a study chair in ...

1 year ago . 172 views

Some central universities to hold convocation for the first time

For the first time since they were formed, central universities such as the ones in Gujarat and Jharkhand will hold a convocation ceremony this year, officials sa...

1 year ago . 139 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 . 209 views

Six universities granted ‘Institute of Eminence’ status

IIT Delhi, Bombay, BITS Pilani among those selected

1 year ago . 237 views

Neighbour's envy: China decodes how Sundar Pichai made it to Google

The phenomenon of Indians making it to the top of big US companies has China anxious. Not that it lacks talent or exposure to western education. During the 2016-17 ...

1 year ago . 192 views

PhD Mandatory For Assistant Professor Recruitment In universities From 2021

Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry has notified that Ph.D will be mandatory for the direct recruitment of assistant professors in Indian universities.

1 year ago . 160 views

Swachh Bharat internship for students gets rolling – with no funds and much confusion

Colleges and universities are still not sure how to fund the programme, monitor students’ work and award academic credits.  

1 year ago . 294 views

Don't Take Admission In These 24 Fake universities: UGC Warns Students

University Grants Commission (UGC) today released a list of fake universities and according to the commission, these institutions are not entitled to confer any d...

1 year ago . 199 views

10 Medical Breakthroughs That Sound Like Science Fiction

The news that comes out of research universities and hospitals often sounds too hopeful: Here's a gene that maybe, could potentially end obesity. This newly d...

2 years ago . 274 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 . 181 views

only 30 Indian universities in top 1000

No Indian university or institution of higher education figures in the global top 100, but the latest rankings released on Tuesday show that the Indian Institute of...

2 years ago . 254 views

5 dead, Mumbai in red alert ; more rains expected

Mumbai: Torrential rain joined by strong winds for second successive day pound Mumbai and bordering zones, extremely influencing rail, street and air benefits and t...

2 years ago . 242 views

 
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5 Places In India That Are The Chicken Soup To Your Hippie Soul! #hipp...

These 5 places in India are meant for people wanting to break-free with nothing but a rucksack on their backs!

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PARENTS, DONT WORRY !

1. Don't worry about your kids not remembering world history ..Teach them your family history..especially family medical history...it will sure help them in n...

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8 Iconic Dishes That You Thought Were Indian But Are Not!

If there's anything beyond Bollywood and cricket that the world looks up to India for, it has to be food. India, as a country has one of the most diverse and ...

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Modi cabinet approves bill to regulate fertility clinics offering IVF ...

The Assisted Reproductive Technology Regulation Bill intends to provide ‘safe and ethical’ procedures to over 27 million infertile couples in India....

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How to Mine Bitcoin in 2020

Bitcoin mining is a great way to earn cryptocurrency while providing a valuable service to the global network of users. Miners can set up a hardware operation by ...

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Top 10 Best Business Laptops in India
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Burger King just launched a new ad campaign featuring a moldy Whopper,...

• On Wednesday, Burger King posted a video of a Whopper decomposing and growing moldy on YouTube as part of an ad campaign....

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What should we do if a 'planet-killer' asteroid takes aim at Earth?

Researchers at MIT calculated which option is best depending on the asteroid and its path through space.  

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How Much Water Does Juipter Really Have? Here's What NASA's Probe Foun...

The leading theories about its formation rest on the amount of water the planet soaked up.  

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Did you know that every finger in your hand is connected to a planet?

Every finger in your hand is connected to a planet. The thumb is connected to Mars. Mars stays alone.  

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Period Guide: 10 things women should not do when menstruating

Men have been telling women what not to do when they are menstruating since the beginning of time. Here is the period guide that you need to follow.

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Vistara to offer live cricket at 40,000 feet

• Passengers will be able to access sites like Facebook and WhatsApp, as well as live-stream cricket matches ...

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Top 5 Best Wifi Router in India Under ₹2000
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BCCI President Sourav Ganguly reacts to world’s largest cricket stadiu...

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly also reacted on the venue which is expected to be inaugurated by US President Donald Trump.

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Adobe Photoshop completes 30 years, launches new AI-powered features

Adobe Photoshop, a synonym and often a verb for manipulated and edited images, has turned 30. After launching its app on iPad last year, the company said it&rsquo...

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Tax on PF contributions to hurt retirement savings of high-income earn...

If your employer has contributed beyond Rs 750,000, you will pay tax on the excess amount contributed and also on the interest accrued on the excess amount ...

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US not treated well by India, but I like PM Modi a lot: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday downplayed expectation of a trade deal with India during his visit there ne xt week, saying, “we can have a trade deal wi...

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Israeli actress: I left Al Pacino because he’s old, plus he’s stingy

‘I tried to deny it, but now he is already an elderly man,’ Meital Dohan tells magazine. ‘How can I say politely that he didn’t like to spen...

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20 Bollywood Movies That Are So Perfect, They Should Never Be Remade

There are good movies and bad movies. And then, there are some movies that make you question your very faith in film making. Now that Bollywood has finally embraced...

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8 things millennials look for before renting an apartment

Houses near the workplace or walking distance from a Metro, houses with modern glass doors sans grills, and essential amenities rent faster

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Eros Group to invest Rs 125 crore in Greater Noida residential project

The real estate developer will launch four towers initially, while the remaining six towers will be opened depending on demand.

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IT firms set to drive office leasing segment: Report

Office space leasing volume touched an all-time high of 60.6 million square feet in 2019

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Thought of the day

“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.”
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