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Is Agra University going to the dogs? 

The university has witnessed protests or dharnas almost on a daily basis, and suicide attempts have also been made in the past to highlight the state of its non-functioning, but to no avail

Published on 20th October 2019
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Canteen Fundas: The secret to success is placing your bets on what you are good at

The options that you are passionate about and have a chance of being the best at are your best bets. Focus time and energy on them and chances of succeeding will improve

Published on 19th October 2019
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Harsh Batra believes his nutrition drink Happy Ratio can substitute the mid-day meal. Really?

Harsh Batra has found a way to provide school girls the nutrition they need to make it big in the field of sports — he tells us what's gone into the making of his elixir Happy Ratio and why it's safe

Published on 16th October 2019
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Why were JNUSU, JNUTA kept out of 'top-secret' Academic Council meeting?  

 

Even though the Delhi High Court had directed the administration to include the JNUSU representatives in their meetings, the current cabinet was not allowed again, this time

Published on 15th October 2019
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Jamia Milia protest: Students want show-cause notices against 5 protestors withdrawn 

The students had organised a silent symbolic protest on October 5 to show their condemnation of the fact that Israel was a country partner for an event on campus  

 

Published on 14th October 2019
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Learning should be aptitude-based, not merely to run in the rat race: Madhav Deo Saraswat, Scindia School

The head of a boarding school for boys in Gwalior, he speaks to us about the importance of inculcating culture through education and more

Published on 12th October 2019
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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar at IISc: If you oppose me it means you don't know me

The Art of Living founder lashed out at people who tried to get his talk cancelled by calling them prejudiced and thus, unscientific

Published on 10th October 2019
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Bharathiar University VC post applicants write to Governor slamming shortlisted candidates 

When the university waits for two years it can as well wait for few more months to get a leader of highest morals and honest VC, ACTA president R Sankarasubramanian said in a release

Published on 8th October 2019
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Allow student entrepreneurs with short attendance to sit for exams: AICTE to engineering colleges

The decision by the HRD Ministry's technical education regulator has been taken to encourage more students to take up research and innovation

Published on 8th October 2019
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Why skipping an MTech and doing a PhD directly could scuttle your teaching dreams in India

Many universities in the country require its faculty to possess a master's degree along with a PhD. Since this is the norm, the IIT Council's suggestion that they skip the MTech may be premature

Published on 1st October 2019
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US judge rules Harvard University not discriminating against Indians, other Asians but promotes racial diversity

Affirmative action programmes that favour minorities previously discriminated against were legal as long as they used race-neutral criterion like economic status

Published on 2nd October 2019
Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary to the Department of Science and Technology (DST)

We need to focus on accessibility of higher education with 'passion and vision', says DST Secretary

The future of a great nation like India hinges on its young citizens and the quality of education and values they imbibe, he said

Published on 1st October 2019
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How Whistling Woods' online filmmaking course can help you go pro with just a smartphone

Students who are keen on studying filmmaking full-time and are interested in a career in cinema can opt for Diploma and certificate courses

Published on 30th September 2019
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We are a highly secular university: Outrage pushes Anna University VC to make Gita, Upanishads optional

Speaking at a press conference, MK Surappa, the VC said that he had spoken with his colleagues in the IT departments and has told them that philosophy should be an elective  

 

Published on 27th September 2019
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Meet 11-year-old Riddhima Pandey who joined Greta Thunberg in climate change campaign

The child activist returned from France on Thursday where she participated in a summit to tackle global warming

Published on 27th September 2019

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