Shemilt appointed VP, Sommet Education

New Delhi, Jan. 23 -- Pete Shemilt has been appointed as Vice-President (Marketing and Enrolment) of Sommet Education, Bureaucracy Today has learnt.

He will be based in London, United Kingdom.

In his new role, Pete Shemilt will be responsible for providing overall leadership and expertise to the international marketing and enrolment teams of Sommet Education, ensuring the institutions' growth and brand awareness across markets.

"Sommet Educati... Read More

Tagore's Memorial Auditorium in Colombo

New Delhi, July 25 -- India laid foundation stone for Rabindranath Tagore Memorial Auditorium in the University of Ruhuna, Matara, Bureaucracy Today has learnt.

The foundation stone was laid by YK Sinha, High Commissioner of India on July 21, 2016.

As part of its development partnership with Sri Lanka in the field of higher education, the Government of India is undertaking a project to set up the Rabindranath Tagore Memorial Auditorium in the U... Read More

Tagore House wins Oak Grove Inter House Dramatics Competition with 'Kabuliwala'

Mussoorie, April 18 -- Inter House Dramatics of Oak Grove School was held under the roof of the school auditorium. Tagore House staged 'Kabuliwala', based on the famous story by Rabindranath Tagore. The play mesmerised the audience. Patel, Shivaji and Ashoka Houses performed 'Baal Majduri', 'Aladad Khan' and 'Daroga Ji Chori Ho Gaayi', respectively.The Chief Guest on the occasion was Principal JP Pandey. The event began with the school song by th... Read More

BSEM expels students

Manipur, March 31 -- IMPHAL | Mar 30

Board of Secondary Education, Manipur has expelled 17 students from appearing HSLC, Examination 2017. A release said, the expelled candidates' roll numbers in their particular examination centres are, 24142, Heingang, 24503, Sawombung, 31268, Khongjom, 32195, Khangabok, 22170 and 22051, Saparmeina, 22754, Kangpokpi, 160 and 16226, Chandel, 281, Nambol-B, 64, Chandel, 211, Kangpokpi, 14871, 14872, 14873 and 14... Read More

ABVP decries scam in scholarship distribution

BHUBANESWAR, March 31 -- The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Thursday gheraoed the residence of Higher Education Minister Pradeep Panigrahi here protesting the alleged irregularities in scholarship distribution.

During the protest, the activists scuffled with police personnel, following which the cops detained a few of them. The ABVP demanded formation of a judicial commission to probe the scholarship scam and release of the audit r... Read More

108 laptops distributed to blind students

BHUBANESWAR, March 31 -- To connect blind students with IT world, the State Department of Social Security and Empowerment of PwDs (SSEPD) distributed 108 laptops to blind students at a function held at the VRCH premises here on Thursday.

Chief guest SSEPD Minister Usha Devi said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has created the independent department for persons with disabilities (PwDs) to focus on their rehabilitation and empowerment.

SSEPD Princi... Read More

1,284 Sr SES HM, 85 OES II posts vacant

BHUBANESWAR, March 31 -- As many as 1,284 Senior SES Headmaster posts and 85 OES II (SB) posts are lying vacant in Government high schools in the State now.

School and Mass Education Minister Debi Prasad Mishra informed this in the State Assembly in response to a question of BJD MLA Prafulla Samal on Thursday. The vacant Senior SES Headmaster posts include 1,062 posts belonging to the SC and ST category, he said.

The Minister further informed t... Read More

Govt nursery schools made attractive

New Delhi, March 31 -- The Delhi Government nursery schools are now as good as any other top-notch private schools. And this is possible for the new initiative taken by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government.

Now, colourful lanterns, musical classrooms, toys, puppets paintings promoting green environment, attractive mats, mattresses, educative charts can be found in Government nursery schools in the national Capital.

"There are 150 nursery school... Read More

Fresh push to bring Yamuna River to life

New Delhi, March 31 -- The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) has signed a five-year memorandum of understanding with the University of Virginia (UVA) on the "Yamuna River Project" to rehabilitate the pollution- choked Yamuna River.

This initiative of Delhi Jal Board is one of the most ambitious projects in the national Capital and is believed to be a huge step towards the transformation of Delhi's natural water resources

An exhibition to showcase the three... Read More

Vigilance books former principal GDC Udhampur

JAMMU, March 31 -- Vigilance Organization Jammu (VOJ) today booked the former Principal Government Degree College (GDC), Udhampur for spending Rs 10 lakhs on renovation of his quarter in Udhampur College campus which otherwise falls under the purview of PWD (R&B).

Official reports said that today a case under FIR number 11 of 2017 under section 5 (1) (d) r/w 5 (2) J&K PC Act 2006 has been registered in Police Station VOJ against Dr Nutan Kumar R... Read More