30 Sep 2014
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday proposed hiring of engineering graduates for teaching maths and science subjects in government schools even as he stressed the need to improve the 'teaching skills' to bring in qualitative change in overall education.
23 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi Metro on Tuesday shut down one of its stations in view of expected protests over the vacation of RLD leader Ajit Singh's official bungalow on Tuesday, officials said. The Delhi Metro shut down the Race Course Metro station on its Yellow Line which runs between Jahangirpuri in north Delhi and HUDA City Centre in Gurgaon.
22 Sep 2014
Bangalore: India's maiden Mars mission was on course to reach the Red Planet's orbit September 24 that could create history when the spacecraft's main engine was successfully fired on Monday in the first test of its last crucial manoeuvre in search for evidence of life.
18 Sep 2014
Itanagar: The Arunachal RTI Activist Forum (ARTIAF) on Thursday pleaded with Education Minister Tapang Taloh to initiate measures to call back all the excess Block Education Officer (BEO) serving under various districts of the state.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Health Ministry will rope in private and semi-government firms to improve basic health care, union Health Secretary Lov Verma said here on Tuesday.
18 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Fawad Khan, one of the most popular actors in Pakistan, says the film industry in his homeland has evolved since the release of his debut film ‘Khuda Kay Liye’ in 2007. Things are looking up now.
18 Sep 2014
United Nations: A UN summit on climate change will see the world ‘change course’ and begin to seriously tackle global warming, UN climate envoy Mary Robinson said on Wednesday.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Ahead of Teachers' Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said teaching is not a profession but ‘jeevan dharm’ (a way of life) and asked teachers to understand changes happening across the world to prepare the new generation accordingly.
10 Apr 2011
The Education Department of Uttar Pradesh is in a dilemma over the recruitment of 1.22 lakh teachers in the district board schools. Since the applicants with requisite degrees from outside states have also applied in large numbers, the SCERT has sought opinion from Law department about their candidature.
12 Jul 2014
Washington: The Mozilla Foundation is expecting more than 1, 00,000 people to participate in a series of events in at least 368 locations, including in India, over the next two months teaching basic Internet use and other digital skills.