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  • Kerala CM hits out at governor, says he is misusing his position

    Kerala CM hits out at governor, says he is misusing his position

    Stating that the chancellor cannot ask the vice-chancellors to resign based on the verdict of the Supreme Court, CM Vijayan said the orders of the apex court are applicable only to the vice-chancellor of the Kerala Technological University (KTU).

    October 24, 2022
  • Saudi Arabia introduces Yoga in Universities

    Saudi Arabia introduces Yoga in Universities

    The lecture, organised on Monday, aimed to introduce both traditional yoga and yogasana sports to Saudi universities and give a variety of options to the students on university campuses to practice yoga, the Saudi Gazette reported.

    September 29, 2022
  • Fake Universities

    Fake Universities

    It was regretted that the UGC and the AICTE were not going beyond uploading the names of fake institutions on their websites.

    September 5, 2022
  • Centre to move Central Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2022 in RS

    Centre to move Central Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2022 in RS

    Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will move the Central Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2022 to further amend the Central Universities Act, 2009, as passed by the Lok Sabha, and be taken into consideration and passed.

    August 8, 2022
  • Universities to provide education from KG to PG : Khattar

    Universities to provide education from KG to PG : Khattar

    To ensure quality education is provided under one-roof, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said all the universities of the state should make education available from KG (kindergarten) to PG (post graduation) under the New Education Policy.

    May 14, 2022
  • Universities should focus on implementable patents: VP

    Universities should focus on implementable patents: VP

    Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu today emphasised the need for universities to accord greater importance to implementable patents under Intellectual Property rights to give a fillip to economy and industry.

    May 6, 2022
  • Universities, colleges to reopen in Myanmar

    Universities, colleges to reopen in Myanmar

    Students who passed the matriculation exam in the 2019-20 academic year can also join the first-year classes, it said.

    March 31, 2022
  • Afghanistan: Schools, Universities lose 60 pc students amid humanitarian crisis

    Afghanistan: Schools, Universities lose 60 pc students amid humanitarian crisis

    According to HRW, women and girls are blocked from accessing health care as well. Reports suggest that women and girls facing violence have no escape route.

    March 28, 2022
  • Schools, universities to reopen in J&K on Monday

    Schools, universities to reopen in J&K on Monday

    The government ordered on Sunday that students of 9 to 12 classes in the summer zone will attend offline teaching. Junior classes will begin on 21 February.

    February 13, 2022
  • Schools, colleges & universities reopen in Odisha as COVID infections dip

    Schools, colleges & universities reopen in Odisha as COVID infections dip

    The attendance is likely to go up in the coming days, said school and mass education department officials.

    February 7, 2022
  • War on ideas

    War on ideas

    Are the universities becoming centres of dogmatic orthodoxy? If they become a place of fear and intimidation, free discourse will become rare. The weaponisation of cancel culture by the right is a worrying trend which bodes ill for the institutions of higher learning. The left is equally to blame

    January 11, 2022
  • Mulling removal of Dhankhar as chancellor: Bratya Basu

    Mulling removal of Dhankhar as chancellor: Bratya Basu

    Education minister said that the government will consult legal experts to see if there are any provisions in the Constitution to make the chief minister interim chancellor

    December 24, 2021
  • UGC allows varsities to teach online, distance learning post Covid

    UGC allows varsities to teach online, distance learning post Covid

    The UGC has also sent notices to all universities and colleges regarding the exams conducted through 'Swayam'

    August 22, 2021
  • UK universities refuses to return to full face-to-face classes

    UK universities refuses to return to full face-to-face classes

    Two-thirds of the 65 universities polled by the Times Higher Education magazine confirmed that most lectures would remain online for the coming academic year.

    August 9, 2021
  • UP varsities to promote all first-year students

    UP varsities to promote all first-year students

    Students in final year of various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in UP universities will be assessed through an examination before they receive their degrees.

    June 2, 2021
  • A Novel Policy

    A Novel Policy

    One of the most wonderful aspects of the new policy is its flexibility ~ there is no reason why a Physics Honours undergraduate cannot take up Music or literature as a subsidiary subject. Similarly, the student can make a lateral shift from physics to literature as the main subject.

    August 8, 2020
  • AFAIRS India organising Virtual Admissions Fair 2020 on 17 July

    AFAIRS India organising Virtual Admissions Fair 2020 on 17 July

    AFAIRS, one of Asia’s leading education fair and convention organizers has announced its first, one-of-a-kind, Virtual Admissions Fair, on 17 July, where students get their best-fit Institutions without the need to step out of the safety of their homes.

    July 16, 2020