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Budget 2014: Jaitley loosens the purse strings to boost education

Jul 10, 2014

Budget 2014: Jaitley loosens the purse strings to boost education

The Finance Minister said primary education is a major priority for the Modi government and that steps would be taken to provide minimal school infrastructure facilities.
#Internet #Education #IIT #IIM #Arun Jaitley #IT #AIIMS #Union Budget #loans #Budget2014
Budget 2014: With higher tax exemptions Jaitley brings acche din for savers

Jul 10, 2014

Budget 2014: With higher tax exemptions Jaitley brings acche din for savers

In the Union Budget today, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first budget of the NDA government headed by Narendra Modi. Here are a few ways the life of a common man changed so far.
#Kisan Vikas Patra #Common man #Education loans #Budget2014
Budget 2014: How the FM can amend tax norms to make India a nation of investors

Jul 09, 2014

Budget 2014: How the FM can amend tax norms to make India a nation of investors

The Income Tax act needs to be amended to make the nation one of investors, said Ranjeet S Mudholkar, Vice Chariman and Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Planning Standards Board of India (FPSB) #Inflation #Tax #Common man #Education loan #Section 80 C #Budget 2014
IIM-A, Harvard to give 4-week leadership lessons to I-T officials

Jul 08, 2014

IIM-A, Harvard to give 4-week leadership lessons to I-T officials

IIM-A has tied up with US-based HBS to offer a four-week executive education course for senior officials of India's I-T Department. #India #ThisisNext #Education #IIM #Harvard #Leadership #Income tax #I-T Department #IIM-A #training #Harvard Business School #HBS
Are we scared to talk about the real India in textbooks?

Jul 07, 2014

Are we scared to talk about the real India in textbooks?

The secular vs communal anxiety around history textbooks sidesteps a bigger question. Do our textbooks answer the basic question India, especially a younger India, is asking - who are we? #India #BJP #Education #RSS #Indian schools #Textbooks #schools in India #Saffronisation of Education #Saffronisation. Rewriting History #Saffronisation of textbooks

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Why start-ups should hire non-MBAs

Jan 16, 2014

Why start-ups should hire non-MBAs

Only in India there is still some degree of misplaced respect for MBAs in relation to startups and products. Time we open our eyes. #InMyOpinion #Education #jobs #MBA #startups
How IIT-JEE is becoming the stronghold of CBSE, urban students

Aug 05, 2013

How IIT-JEE is becoming the stronghold of CBSE, urban students

A statistical analysis of the results of 2012 admission tests by scientists at Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) in Kolkata shows that certain Boards, students from high income families, and urban areas bag most of the IITs. #India #Education #IIT #Survey #CBSE #JEE-Advanced

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How IIT-JEE is becoming the stronghold of CBSE, urban students

Jul 08, 2014

Teacher Drain at Private Preschools Amid de Blasio Pre-K Push

Most independent centers cannot match the salary and benefits given by New York City's Education Department, causing an unintended result of a mayoral initiative...
How IIT-JEE is becoming the stronghold of CBSE, urban students

Jul 08, 2014

Fired Bronx special ed teacher fighting for his job

A Bronx special education teacher who struggled for years to qualify for his position is fighting to get his job back after being fired for incompetence...
How IIT-JEE is becoming the stronghold of CBSE, urban students

Jul 07, 2014

Microsoft adds Yammer to more Office 365 editions

Microsoft will bundle Yammer with more editions of Office 365, adding the enterprise social-networking product to the suite’s editions for schools and midsize businesses. Existing subscribers of Office 365 Midsize Business and Office 365 Education pl... #Microsoft Corporation #Yammer