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Why ragging is still a thing in colleges

Picking through the data to find that despite sterner measures and the unerring eye of social media, ragging is still rampant in UP, MP and West Bengal
 

Published on 27th February 2017
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India sees light at the end of the tunnel as sex ratio improves and infant mortality rate comes down

Recent governement survey has shown considerable improvement in key health indicators

Published on 1st March 2017
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A illustrated manual on classical Indian dances

Artist Parwati Dutta tells us about her first graphic novel and her experience writing it 

Published on 24th February 2017
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Shortage of IAS officers: Will UPSC increase intake next year to offset gaps in bureaucracy?

After Minister Jitendra Singh admitted that we were woefully short of IAS officers, bureaucrats and aspirants are hopeful that UPSC will reverse the trend and recruit more people next year

Published on 23rd March 2017
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TN on top: Whopping 37 Colleges in Tamil Nadu among India's best colleges in MHRD's NIRF rankings

Establishing Tamil Nadu's dominance in the higher education sector, the MHRD ranked 37 colleges from TN in the top 100 from across India

Published on 3rd April 2017
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Minister says NEET questions in Bengali were tougher than the ones in English

West Bengal's State education minister Partha Chatterjee, says questions set in Bengali for aspirants from the state appearing for the NEET exam for MBBS and BDS were different and tougher

Published on 8th May 2017
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Now, Doctors' Association wants NEET reconducted for 11.35 lakh students because it was tougher in Bengali and Tamil

As NEET was deemed easier in some languages and difficult in others, a Chennai-based doctors' association has called for the exam to be reconducted 

Published on 10th May 2017
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West Bengal will soon make it mandatory for school students from all curricula to learn Bengali

The move comes after several complaints that Bengali was not being offered as an option in many schools

Published on 16th May 2017
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The Big Little Award invites nominations for its second edition 

The award honours the contribution of Indian authors and illustrators to children's literature

Published on 20th June 2017
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Union Cabinet approves creation of Directors' post for three new AIIMS campuses

The cabinet had earlier approved setting up of new AIIMS campuses at Mangalagiri, Kalyani and Nagpur

Published on 12th July 2017
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Medical admission racket accused arrested from his residence in Madhya Pradesh 

The racket, operating throughout the country, used to provide fake caste certificates for money to MBBS aspirants for their admission in reserved categories

Published on 14th July 2017
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IIT Kharagpur to make Eastern India students aware of NPTEL courses

To boost enrolments from the region, IIT-KGP is talking to various institutes of West Bengal, Odisha and North Eastern states to offer credit transfers to the students

Published on 16th July 2017
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Very NEET: NEET question paper to be same for all languages

Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar announced this on Sunday

Published on 23rd July 2017
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West Bengal and Tamil Nadu students got different NEET question papers: MPs in Rajya Sabha

Raising the issue during the Zero Hour, Derek O'Brien of the TMC said that until 2013, the English question paper for common medical entrance used to be translated into regional languages

Published on 24th July 2017
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Remote tribal pockets are home to this man who's changing lives one green idea at a time 

The social enterprise aims at creating a market across the eastern states for around 2,500 tribals. The members, mostly women, benefit when they are connected with role models 

Published on 25th September 2017

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