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.
30 Dec 2015
Kolkata: Academicians from India's premier institutes IITs and IISc have slammed Facebook's Free Basics initiative, terming it 'flawed' and 'misleading'.
01 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Facebook's aggressive Free Basics campaign backfired yesterday with the telecom regulator TRAI asking respondents to its 'Net Neutrality' consultation paper to comment on specific issues rather than following a template provided by the social media giant.
24 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Social media giant Facebook has started an aggressive campaign in India to gather public support for its free Internet platform 'Free Basics'.
21 Dec 2015
Bengaluru: Actress Sonali Bendre says imparting education and values is not only the duty of schools as parents should also try and inculcate them through vedic teachings.
11 Dec 2015
Thane: With her husband deployed at the border to safeguard the country, the wife of an Indian Army jawan in Thane has taken on a different sort of battle as she has been running pillar to post for over eight months now to get the most basic necessity - electricity - at her house.
31 Dec 2015
Cairo: As the debate over Free Basics and net neutrality entered an interesting phase in India, Egypt has decided to shut down Facebook's controversial free internet service, media reported today.
15 Dec 2015
Kochi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said resumption of talks with Pakistan was to 'try and turn the course of history' and to bring an end to terrorism but made it clear that the neighbouring country would be judged by its commitment on terrorism.
30 Nov 2015
New Delhi: A shocking video of how ISIS fighters are teaching the children about Jihad in Afghanistan is doing rounds on internet.
18 Nov 2015
London: Recognising the basic structure of language is not unique to the human brain, researchers reveal, suggesting that we share certain brain areas with primates including monkeys.