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Nov 12, 2017
Teachers play key role in transforming society; can never be replaced by Google: Venkaiah Naidu"No doubt Google is important, but it can never replace the place of guru (teachers) in the life of students," Naidu said.
Nov 09, 2017
GST on education is symptomatic of why India will never reap its demographic dividendGST has enabled the government to bring a tax rate for education in country
Nov 04, 2017
Delhi HC order restraining appointment of guest teachers puts a spanner in ambitious 'Chunauti 2018' programmeThe Delhi education department is facing an acute shortage of teachers to operate the 163 National Institute of Open Schooling centres it opened up recently.
Oct 28, 2017
Sociology text lists dowry 'advantages': How the media fanned a Facebook post-fuelled rowThe dowry controversy was an unwarranted but deeply damaging attack on St. Joseph's College, Bengaluru. It also revealed several interesting problems
Sep 27, 2017
Retirement age of govt doctors raised to 65; move aimed at addressing shortage of medicsThe government on Wednesday decided to increase the retirement age of central government doctors including those working under the AYUSH ministry and in the railways to 65 years.
Sep 26, 2017
BHU students' protests: Varsity is now a rehabilitation centre for incompetent, lumpen legatees of academic donsThe recent episode is indicative of a morbid atrophy that has afflicted the BHU's soul.
Sep 07, 2017
Mumbai University: Maharashtra Cabinet renames Economics department but mum on delay in resultsWhile adding new courses and upgrading the department is a welcome step, the timing of the decision raised eyebrows as results of 14 subjects out of 477 are yet to be out.
Sep 07, 2017
PUSC Election 2017: Panjab University sees rise of Left leaning SFS; flashy cars, cash trend no moreWhile most parties contest elections and also win by alliances in PU, SFS is going all alone, all its four candidates are contesting the election on their own strength.
Sep 06, 2017
Mumbai University postpones results to 19 September, says examiners are human beings not robotsFingers are being pointed at Deshmukh for imposing the online assessment system for paper checking at a time when the university was little prepared for it with a lack of trained personnel and necessary infrastructure.
Sep 06, 2017
World University Rankings: IITs, IISc slip on global ranking, only 30 Indian varsities among top 1,000India slipped in world university rankings as its share of such institutions marginally fell from 31 to 30 in the global 1,000 list according to a new assessment.