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India does not need new education policy...

India does not need new education policy, say experts

Some of India’s most renowned education experts have reportedly opined that there is very little evidence to back the government’s decision to revamp the nation’s education policy.Participating in a recent roundtable conducted by CUTS International Public Policy Centre (CIPPolC),... read more » SSC Results 2015 Mahara... SSC Results 2015 Maharashtra Board, Class 10th X Exam Resu...

Nearly 17 lakh students across all nine divisions coming under the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education wrote the examinations. The wait of the students is finally over as Maharashtra Board’s SSC exam is out today. The MSBSHSE SSC 10th X Class Exam Results... read more »

CS exams: Two Ahmedabad girls, Dahod boy...

CS exams: Two Ahmedabad girls, Dahod boy in India’s top 10

AHMEDABAD: Three students, including two girls, from Ahmedabad are in the top 10 in the All India Company Secretary (Foundation) exam, results of which were declared here on Friday. Out of 400 students, 207 have passed the exam posting a result of over 50%. Mustufa Bootwala, a Dahod boy who... read more »

India decreases number of out-of-school ...

India decreases number of out-of-school children by nearly 16 million in 2 ...

India has been able to decrease its number of out-of-school children by nearly 16 million between 2000 and 2012, driving the progress in South Asia, but it still has 1.4 million children not attending primary school, a United Nations report said. The biggest decrease in the number of out-of-school... read more »

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PATNA: A Japanese media group has selected Mathematician Anand Kumar’s Super 30 among three pioneering initiatives in the field of education. Apart from Anand Kumar’s Super 30,... read more »

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Panjab University proposes 5% fee hike for 2015-16

CHANDIGARH: A Panjab University (PU) committee has proposed a five per cent increase in tuition fee for students enrolled at the university’s teaching departments, institutes, and... read more »

The diminishing returns of a college education

Foreign degree holders better skilled for jobs

Functioning in an increasingly globalised environment, many companies feel that foreign degree holders have better technical skills for jobs compared to Indian university graduates, says a... read more »

Vidya Sagar invites applications for certificate course in human rights

CHENNAI: Vidya Sagar, a Chennai-based organization working for the benefit of persons with disabilities, is offering a certificate course in human rights with focus on disability... read more »

Need for improving education system: Rajnath Singh

NEW DELHI: Home minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the education system in the country needs a qualitative improvement with focus on skill development. “Our education system needs... read more »