Under lockdown in Europe, Indian students go online to protest inequalities back home, keep up with academics
"All of us are fighting a global coronavirus pandemic, along with a failing political economy at the age of 24/25. And at the same time, we are trying to navigate through life — none of us are prepared for that. It is unprecedented,” says an Indian student living under lockdown in Europe
Narendra Modi govt's major outreach to minorities: 80% resources for education, health, skill development; 33-40% for women-centric projects
The ministry has also considered a proposal of Aligarh Muslim University for construction of two hostels each at Malappuram, Kerala and Murshidabad, West Bengal.
Funds for scholarships to children of manual scavengers remain under-utilised; discriminatory rules exclude sewer workers of benefits
Though in existence in various forms since 1977-78, the scheme, Pre-Matric Scholarships to the Children of those engaged in occupations involving Cleaning and Prone to Health Hazards, has largely remained under-utilised with several states yet to identify manual scavengers, one of the main target groups of the scheme
Five crore minority students to get scholarships in next five years, 50% beneficiaries to be girls, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that several scholarships such as pre-matric, post-matric and merit-cum-means will be provided to five crore students from minority communities, including 50 percent girls, in the next five years.
Narendra Modi's first decisions set tone of second term in office; welfare likely to be focus of NDA-II regime
The decisions taken within 24 hours after Modi and his Council of Ministers were sworn in have heightened expectations from the first regular budget of the Modi 2.0 government. If this much could be given by an executive order then people would surely hope for more to be contained in finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman's budget speech
World Sanskrit Conference shows that Sanskritic scholarship in India remains afraid of gender and caste
Ananya Vajpeyi and Kaushal Panwar opened and traversed a faultline in Sanskritic scholarship whose very acknowledgement is a courageous act.
Deadline is 6 October, the winning doodle will get featured on Google's homepage on Children's Day.
Israeli National Council for Higher Education awards scholarships to 10 students from Jindal Global University
Ten students from the Jindal Global University have been awarded given a scholarship to Israel for a month-long 'Identity-Based Conflict Resolution' course.
TISS students and alumni protest near HRD ministry, reiterate demand for resumption of financial aid to SC/ST students
The Tata Institute of Social Sciences students and alumni staged a demonstration near the HRD Ministry against the withdrawal of scholarships for SC/ST scholars.
Scholarship, starring Konkona Sen Sharma and Kalki Koechlin does not have a 'popular' male lead, which is why investors don't want to back it.
Most Asian communities in the US, including the Chinese, may vote for Republican candidate Donald Trump, and not Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, thanks to the minority politics by the Democratic party
Harish Rawat met Union Social Justice Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot and sought clearance of Rs 123 crore in scholarship dues of the state's SC, ST and OBC students.
Cisco has announced that it is introducing a new Global Cybersecurity Scholarship program and enhancing its security certification portfolio to keep up with the constant battles that companies fight against cybercrime.
The popular adult website Pornhub has launched a $25,000 scholarship to help students across the globe pay for their school and it has nothing to with explicit material.
The Big Bang Theory is now funding a scholarship for real-life science students at a university.
Telangana BJP president G Kishan Reddy on Friday tried to defend his party MLA's controversial remarks about Sania Mirza.
A 15-year-old girl at an orphanage in Jammu and Kashmir has claimed she was being denied a passport which would allow her to study in the USA as her uncle was a former militant, although state government officials have clarified that was not the case