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Centre to provide 75% of the funds for post-matric scholarship for SC students 

As a part of its 100-day agenda, the ministry has prioritised clearing arrears amounting to Rs 3,000 crore under the post-matric scholarship

Published on 5th June 2019
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Regulate schoolbag weight, follow SCERT/NCERT books: National Commission for Protection of Child Rights

But officials in the education department feel that proper implementation can happen only from the next academic year

Published on 30th May 2019
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This online live learning platform started by IIM Calcutta researchers is providing quality education to kids in rural West Bengal

NexConnect Ventures Private Limited, established on February 17, 2017, seeks to be a social business working at the bottom of the pyramid with rural underserved people

Published on 28th May 2019
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How elder kids are trained to be mentors at Ishva Foundation's summer camp

Ishva Foundation and their recently concluded summer camp was a hit. Apart from this, their initiatives have helped children to the extent that they are now district-level sportspersons

Published on 1st May 2019
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Lok Sabha 2019: India off to a peaceful Phase II of General Election 2019, 35% voters cast votes till 1 pm

The challenge, in states like Chhattisgarh remain to ensure free, peaceful and credible polling in areas having the presence of outlawed CPI-Maoist

Published on 18th April 2019
Crime Against Children

Attacks on kids grew by 726% in 2018, more male children faced violence in the last 2 years

Activists seek stringent laws to curb attacks on children. Also, in most cases, the attacker is known to the child. People need to be educated on this aspect

Published on 3rd April 2019
Adith Chennai-Based Theatre Artist

This Chennai-based theatre artist moved to a river island to teach at a community school there

Adith AK talks about why he left his happening life in Chennai to move to the river island of Majuli in Assam to teach and engage with students there — and how it worked out pretty well

Published on 21st March 2019
CUCET-2019

14 Central Universities to jointly organise the CUCET-2019 Entrance Test for various programmes on May 25 & 26

The test will be conducted at several centres across the country and candidates are required to apply for the same through the online portal

Published on 13th March 2019
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Meet this multi-talented five-year-old who is possibly the youngest author in the world

At the tender age of 5, Ayan Gogoi Gohain from Assam is a painter, a photographer, and a published author. The article follows Ayan's journey towards publishing his book Honeycomb, his interests, his

Published on 21st February 2019
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Special college for hearing impaired students to come up soon in Assam

The college will cater exclusively to students with hearing disabilities and provide them with quality higher education and training

Published on 8th March 2019
JNU Scholar Ngurang Reena

Why JNU scholar Ngurang Reena's lone fight to find justice for her 'murdered' father is inspiring

The 27-year-old is a PhD student and an activist from JNU and even stood for the JNUSU elections last year. Her father was a member of the BJP and was killed mysteriously

Published on 21st February 2019
Education Union Budgets 2019

Is there a will to skill India? The hits and misses of the past two Union Budgets

Over the years, education has grown in significance within the ambit of the Union Budget and its components. Here is a brief look at the programmes that have been introduced and how they've well done

Published on 30th January 2019
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Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar (IFFB): Everything you need to know

This time the Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar is not only offering screentime to select student films, but will also award those which strike a chord with their jury

Published on 23rd January 2019
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Kerala government schools top in country, outstanding mathematical skills, education report says

According to education experts, better awareness and exposure is the reason why Kerala is doing better when it comes to pre-primary, primary, secondary and higher secondary education

Published on 20th January 2019
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These Odia boys are taking Gujarat by storm with 'Go Aahar' which helps farmers grow fodder in a controlled environment 

In boxes that vary from 12x8 feet to 60x30 feet, farmers can grow fodder within seven days. Humidity, temperature, room pressure, carbon dioxide and nitrogen — everything is controlled

Published on 19th January 2019

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