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Jul 09, 2018
UGC in need of restructuring, but proposed commission poses danger of Centre monopolising academia, capitalThe Central government prepared a draft Act last month to replace the UGC with a new regulator for higher education in the country. The Act is being called the Higher Education Commission of India Act, 2018
Mar 31, 2018
India can produce 3.17 million more graduates by providing better nutrition to children in early lifeEnsuring supplementary nutrition for children in the 0-3 years age bracket could raise the number of graduates in India by 3.17 million, new research shows.
Mar 30, 2018
Startups in India fail to move the needle; things could change if firms can draw on researchOnly a critical mass of researchers, who become entrepreneurs, consultants and manpower for the industry can bring about a change.
Feb 26, 2018
CBSE directs schools not to withhold admit cards of students due to performance in pre-board testsThe CBSE has taken a serious view of schools withholding admit cards of students due to their performance in the pre-board tests.
Feb 21, 2018
Meghalaya Diary, part 1: Martin Luther Christian University's violations expose lacunae gripping higher education in poll-bound stateThe first doubts about MLCU started in 2010, four years after the university started operations out of a church building in Shillong.
Feb 18, 2018
BJP has good chances in Christian-majority Meghalaya, provided party maintains development as poll agendaThanks to Congress, BJP and other opposition parties, have no dearth of development issues to contest the elections in Meghalaya
Feb 15, 2018
JNU compulsory attendance row: Ill-conceived circular severely affects day scholars, must be revisitedThe JNU administration must come up with concrete answers. Either classes must be started, for which attendance can be marked, compulsory attendance must be done away with.
Jan 25, 2018
AICTE changes curriculum for engineering, technical courses: Here's what students should expectCurriculum for engineering and technical courses across the country has been revamped by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to meet the demands of the industry.
Jan 18, 2018
Budget 2018: Industry body Assocham seeks higher outlay for educationIndustry body Assocham has sought enhanced outlay for education in the upcoming Budget and pitched for exempting higher education from the Goods and Services Tax
Jan 11, 2018
Nalanda's glory can be reclaimed — if Bihar addresses the flaws in its education sectorUnless the state of Bihar sees the flaws in its education sector with clarity, the narrative of Nalanda will remain one of lost glory.