New Bills Propose Eligibility Test For AYUSH Faculty

New Bills Propose Eligibility Test For AYUSH Faculty

Teacher Eligibility Test For AYUSH Proposed By New Bill The Union Cabinet on Friday has proposed a teacher eligibility test for AYUSH courses. The proposal aims to assess the standard of teachers before appointment and promotions in these courses. The bills which seek to replace the existing regulator bodies– Central Council for Indian Medicine (CCIM) […]

86 Institutes Granted Minority Status Certificate This Year, Rajya Sabha Informed

86 Institutes Granted Minority Status Certificate This Year, Rajya Sabha Informed

This year, 1,017 cases were registered for grant of minority status certificate. Eighty-six institutes were granted minority status certificate this year as opposed to 595 last year, the Minister of State for Human Resource Development informed the Rajya Sabha Friday. This year, 1,017 cases were registered for grant of minority status certificate, and 931 cases […]

Delhi University Begins Process Of Taking Feedback From Various Stakeholders

Delhi University Begins Process Of Taking Feedback From Various Stakeholders

The stakeholders can give suggestions on the admission process till January 2. The Delhi University has begun the process of taking feedback from various stakeholders on the admission process, an official said Wednesday. According to the official, the varsity website has the option where parents, prospective students can give their views on the admission process […]

HRD Clears Backlog Of Scholarships With Special Grant Of Rs. 250 Crores

HRD Clears Backlog Of Scholarships With Special Grant Of Rs. 250 Crores

The UGC and AICTE offer various scholarships to students. The UGC and the AICTE have cleared the backlog of scholarships using a special grant of Rs. 250 crore from the HRD Ministry, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said Wednesday. The Human Resource Development Minister also said the government is “positive” about the demand by research scholars of a […]

CCTV For Live Viewing Of Exam Centres; Prakash Javadekar Lauds NTA’s Efforts For Fair, Transparent Exam

CCTV For Live Viewing Of Exam Centres; Prakash Javadekar Lauds NTA’s Efforts For Fair, Transparent Exam

NTA is using cctv cameras and jammers to check cheating during examsNEW DELHI:  On his first visit to National testing Agency (NTA), Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar lauded the efforts of the newly minted agency in conducting transparent and user-friendly examinations. Approximately 8000 CCTV cameras have been installed in order to keep any malpractice during […]

9.5 Lakh To Appear For JEE Main 2019

9.5 Lakh To Appear For JEE Main 2019

JEE Main Exam In January; Admit Cards ReleasedNEW DELHI:  ‘In the next big exam, JEE main, 9.5 lakh candidates are appearing,’ said Union Minister Prakash Javadekar today in a meeting with the officials of National Testing Agency (NTA). The newly formed testing agency is currently conducting the National Eligibility Test (NET). Mr. Javadekar visited the NTA office […]

IIT-Kharagpur students develop app that gives alerts on lifestyle choices

IIT-Kharagpur students develop app that gives alerts on lifestyle choices

A research team at IIT-Kharagpur is developing a mobile application which can monitor day-to-day activities and smoking habits of an individual and make suitable recommendations. The sensor-based health app will send alerts to the user, warning them about their unhealthy lifestyle choices, IIT-Kharagpur said in a statement.The new tracking kit, being developed by Rajendra Mishra School […]