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Aryans to give scholarship to 50 Girls under Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Scheme

MOHALI: To promote the higher education among girls, Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura Near Chandigarh has announced 50 seats under Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao scholarship Scheme for 2019-20 session. Aryans has launched special scholarship helpline no 1800-123-3633 for the students.

Govt brings e-revolution to campuses, to connect with students across India

NEW DELHI:  Even before a new session begins, all leading universities and other higher education institutions in the country are busy setting up social media cells to connect all students and staff with the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).

Asia's homicide rate lowest globally: UN study

VIENNA:  A UN study revealed on Monday showed that Asia's average homicide rate was the lowest in the world with only 2.3 killings per 100,000 people per year, making the continent a relative haven of peace, especially compared to South America, which has a rate of 25 murders per 100,000 inhabitants.

SC agrees to hear plea against Maratha quota

NEW DELHI:  The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a petition challenging s Bombay High Court judgment, allowing reservations for Marathas in jobs and educational institution. The matter will come up for hearing on Friday.

PSCAE to render degrees, diplomas, certificates of 107 educational institutions invalid : K.S Pannu

CHANDIGARH: Issuing a word of caution to the students seeking admission in the institutes offering education in the discipline of agricultural sciences, Mr. KS Pannu, Member Secretary, Punjab State Council for Agricultural Education (PSCAE) informed that PSCAE would render degrees, diplomas and certificates of 107 educational institutions in the said discipline, invalid with effect from January 1, 2020.

HP signs MoU for World class public school in Solan District

SHIMLA: A MoU amounting to Rs. 250 crore was signed between the state government and Delhi World public school for setting up of a world class public school on Chail road near Kandaghat in Solan district.

The mobile app revolution in 2019

Nowadays almost each and every person owns mobile phones even from children’s to adults are very much addicted towards mobile phone and internet. In today's world a revolution has been increased more and even small Kids teaches you some new technology so the revolution has been growing up towards higher and higher and that use the mobile app revolution has been improving lot.

Vet Varsity gets Global Ranking amongst 4000 institutes

LUDHIANA: Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, got ranked 201-300 in Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2019, released by Shanghai Ranking Consultancy Shanghai (China).Shanghai Ranking started to publish Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by academic subjects since 2009.

Punjab CM moots preventive detention of repeat drug offenders, speedy trial

CHANDIGARH: Escalating his government’s fight against drugs, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday mooted preventive detention of repeat offenders in drugs smuggling/trading, amid reports that there were around 200 such criminals identified by the Punjab Police.

Digilocker to help citizens to access their documents anytime, anywhere: Seema Jain

CHANDIGARH: To minimize the usage of physical documents and enable sharing of e-documents across government organizations, the Punjab Governance Reforms Department in collaboration with the National e-Governance Division under Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) organized one-day state level workshop on DigiLocker for the Heads of State Government Departments and Universities here at MGSIPA, Sector-26 on Monday.

Guru Nanak Dev University to sign MoU with Oklahoma University

CHANDIGARH: Further expanding its North American partnerships, Guru Nanak Dev University, has established further collaborations with Oklahoma University of Health Science, An internationally prominent faculty, state-of-the-art facilities and new technology combine to make the Oklahoma Health Sciences Centre a leader in education, research and patient care. A formal “MoU” was signed between Oklahoma University’s Director Professor Scott Davis and GNDU Vice -Chancellor Professor Jaspal Singh Sandhu recently.

Yogi tightens hold on private universities in UP

LUCKNOW:  All private universities in Uttar Pradesh will now have to give an undertaking to the government, saying that their campuses will not be allowed to be used for "any anti-national activity", a new ordinance says.

Admission to undergraduate courses where Chandigarh is the fairest to fair sex

CHANDIGARH: If number is the scale to measure women empowerment, admission to higher education scene in the city is an example. While gender inequalities prevail in the administration, a point to reflect is that Chandigarh Higher Education seems to be fairest to fair sex in matter of seeking admissions in undergraduate courses in government as well as well as privately managed aided colleges, if the official data of access to admissions is of any indication. Females form 45 per cent of total city’s population but girls outnumber boys in the matter of admissions. City has either ‘all girl colleges” or ‘co-educational colleges’ in nature.

Pakistan, World Bank sign $918 million agreements

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and the World Bank on Tuesday signed three loan agreements worth $918 million to help support revenue mobilisation and higher education development in the country.

Muslim students bag 80% of government scholarships

NEW DELHI: Students from the Muslim community received about 80 per cent of total scholarships offered under 20 Central government schemes in 2018-19, official data shows.

JAC Delegation meets Ex-PM of India

MOHALI: A delegation of Joint Action Committee (JAC) met Ex-Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh at New Delhi. Chairman, JAC, Ashwani Sekhri; President, Punjab Unaided Colleges Association (PUCA), Dr. Anshu Kataria; President, ETT Federation, Nirmal Singh Ji etc were the part of the delegation.  

Modi's major minority outreach: Slew of plans to be rolled out soon

NEW DELHI: The Modi government is working on a major outreach to the minorities in the country through a slew of programmes, including building of educational infrastructure, encouragement to girls education and expanding the scholarship scheme.

Mamata unveils Vidyasagar bust in Kolkata college

KOLKATA:   West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday unveiled a bust of Bengali polymath Iswarchandra Vidyasagar at Kolkata's Hare School, 28 days after another bust of the 19th century reformer was vandalised at a city college during BJP President Amit Shah's road show.

Mamata unveils Vidyasagar bust in Kolkata college

KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday unveiled a bust of Bengali polymath Iswarchandra Vidyasagar at Kolkata's Hare School, 28 days after another bust of the 19th century reformer was vandalised at a city college during BJP President Amit Shah's road show.

Punjab CM demotes Navjot Sidhu, Tripat Bajwa, OP Soni and Aruna Chaudhary

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh who has reshuffled his cabinet on Thursday evening, based on minister's performance in the Lok Sabha elections has demoted four senior ministers Navjot Sidhu, Tripat Rajinder Singh Bajwa, OP Soni and Aruna Chaudhary.


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