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Apr 08, 2019
NIRF rankings 2019: President Ram Nath Kovind to announce list of India's top 10 colleges today; check nirfindia.orgThe MHRD will release the NIRF ranking 2019 of top Universities, Colleges and institutes of the country for the year 2019. The rankings will be announced under nine categories – Overall, Universities, Engineering, Colleges, Management, Pharmacy, Medical, Architecture, and Law.
Mar 29, 2019
Meena Pillai quits Kerala University over HRD diktat: Researchers can't stoop before eccentricities of regressive regimes, writes professora circular issued by the Vice Chancellor of the Central University of Kerala made visible some of the fault lines that mark the future of academic freedom and dedicated research in our country. The circular contained problematic clauses which stated that research in the university needs to be done according to "national priorities," that research in "irrelevant areas" need not be promoted any longer, and that the faculty will draw up a list of projects from which prospective research scholars will be asked to choose their topics of research
Jan 29, 2019
Broken benches, walls and drainage in NIT Manipur: Students threaten to quit comparing campus conditions to living in jungleFed up with lack of basic amenities and proper infrastructure at NIT Manipur, all the 912 students of the technical institute have threatened to quit if the authorities fail to address their grievances
Sep 21, 2018
Manipur University row: Chaos returns to the central university after arrest of six professors and 89 studentsJust as things were returning to normal in the Manipur University, police crackdown on agitators put the university back on reverse gear.
Jul 15, 2018
'No need to disband UGC,' says Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami, opposing Centre's Higher Education Commission BillTamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has expressed ‘strong’ opposition to the Centre’s draft Bill on HECI, which would replace the existing UGC
Jun 10, 2018
JEE Advanced Result 2018 declared: Pranav Goyal from Panchkula tops; check scores on results.jeeadv.ac.inIIT Kanpur declared the JEE Advanced 2018 results today. Candidates who have appeared in both Paper 1 and Paper 2 can check jeeadv.ac.in to view their results.
Mar 13, 2018
'Indian Scientists: The Saga of Inspired Minds' is a book that seeks to bring out the moments of inspiration of scientistsThe book, published by Vigyan Prasar, was formally released by Minister for Science and Technology Dr Harsh Vardhan.
Feb 10, 2018
CBSE shatters dreams of many MBBS aspirants with sudden, arbitrary changes to NEET 2018 rules, but does it care?The new rules introduced in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2018 shows how the authorities don't care much about safeguarding student's interests
Nov 06, 2017
Smart India Hackathon 2018: Here are the problems the hackathon will attempt to fix next yearPersistent Systems, a Pune-based IT company is all set to organise Smart India Hackathon 2018 next year in collaboration with AICTE, MHRD and i4c.
Jun 13, 2017
Erosion of public universities' autonomy: Is education on the way to become a privilege in India?How safe are our public universities for religious minorities and Dalits? How accessible are they for the underprivileged who have limited financial resources to support their education? These are some of the pressing questions that need to be urgently addressed.