Tech courses: Fewer seats for direct admission to second yr

Mumbai, Jan. 16 -- Getting direct admission to the second year of technical courses is set to get tougher in 2019-20, as the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has cut the intake capaci... Read More

Defiant Kanhaiya counts on Begusarai

PATNA, Jan. 16 -- Former Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, charged with sedition along with a few others on Monday by the Delhi Police, has once again asked the Cent... Read More


Ferozepur, Jan. 16 -- Two persons were killed and two were critically injured as a bike rammed into a car in Ferozepur on Monday night. As per information, the accident took place near a petrol pump a... Read More

Sugar mills want price hike despite favourable policy

Kathmandu, Jan. 16 -- It's always been a bitter story between sugar mills and sugarcane farmers. sugarcane price has remained unchanged since last year. The government subsidy for farmers, however, h... Read More

A dry spell

Nepal, Jan. 16 -- In most climate debates, two schools of thought seem to prevail. One postulates that even if we cut down all greenhouse gas emissions to zero today, the carbon already locked up in t... Read More

Naik's mantra for students

RAE BARELI, Jan. 16 -- Governor Ram Naik on Tuesday said teachers should establish human values among students and inspire them for nation building. He exhorted the students to get ideological educati... Read More


LUCKNOW, Jan. 16 -- The UP government is likely to enact a new law for the establishment of private universities. A high level meeting chaired by deputy CM Dinesh Sharma was held here to discuss the p... Read More

Birla Open Minds International School inaugurated in Lucknow

LUCKNOW, Jan. 16 -- UP Vidhan Sabha speaker HN Dixit on Tuesday inaugurated Birla Open Minds International School here on Faizabad Road. He said it's the duty of teachers to inspire young minds and ke... Read More

Five teachers sacked for protesting against govt

Patiala, Jan. 16 -- Over a month after teachers, under the banner of the Sanjha Adhyapak Morcha, ended their 57-day protest in Patiala, the Punjab government on Tuesday terminated the services of five... Read More

Learning levels of Class 3-8 students in govt schools up

Chandigarh, Jan. 16 -- It may not be a cause for celebration, yet given the overall poor education standards, here is some good news for Punjab. The learning levels of students of standard 3 to 8 o... Read More