Candidates With Visible Tattoo Cannot Be Guaranteed Job In The Indian Air Force (IAF)

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Think before you become inked because your tattoo could cost you a job! The Delhi High Court while upholding the decision of the Air Force cancelling a man’s appointment stated that tattoo-sporting candidates cannot be guaranteed a job in the Indian Air Force (IAF). Moreover, this condition now ...
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Education Budget 2018: This Year’s Union Budget Seems To Be Crucial

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In the previous year’s budget, the only big announcement in the schooling sector was about forming the national testing agency. The critics were not impressed. Depending on the data from Finance Ministry’s website, Rs 79686 crore was allocated to the education industry. But with eight state elections in ...
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HRD Ministry Rejects IIM Bangalore’s Suggested Next Chairman Names

HRD Ministry Rejects IIM Bangalore's Suggested Next Chairman Names
Education
The HRD Ministry has refused to appoint IIM Bangalore’s next chairman from the names suggested by the Institute. The search-cum-selection committee (ScSc) of IIM Bangalore, headed by co-founder of Sabre Partners, Rajiv Maliwal, had suggested the name of Vinita Bali, former managing director of Britannia businesses, renowned cardiac ...
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NEET 2018: Only One Set Of Question Paper From This Year, Says CBSE

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The CBSE has advised the Supreme Court that only 1 set of question paper could be placed for students taking the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for admission in MBBS and BDS courses from this year. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) advised a bench comprising Justices Arun ...
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New Cancer Treatment Technology Developed By IIT Roorkee Researchers

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The collaborative effort was obtained by Dr Kaushik Ghosh from Department of Chemistry and Dr Prabhat Mandal from Department of Biotechnology, who unravelled a method called ‘Photo-dynamic Therapy’ which works on the idea of targeted drug delivery to the affected area, with the use of light. Speaking about ...
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HRD Ministry Approves Rs. 456.10 Crore For Development Of Four IITs

HRD MINISTRY APPROVES RS. 456.10 CRORE FOR FOUR IITS
Education
This was confirmed by means of a tweet by the HRD Ministry, which said granting of Rs 456.10 crore as one-time additional funding for these institutes. The funding was earmarked for laboratory infrastructure, equipment, etc.. “IIT-Kharagpur was focusing towards bringing young talented academicians and post-doctoral fellows from across ...
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AICTE Improves Curriculum For Engineering, Technical Courses

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The students now will have to accumulate 160 credits rather than 220 together with AICTE revising the curriculum of technical and engineering courses in the nation. The rules also indicate that 14 out of 160 credits will be allocated. Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister for Human Resource Development, released ...
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Education Survey Reveals 37% Students In Punjab Districts Cannot Name Country’s Capital

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The survey found that 37 percent of students from Amritsar and Bathinda can’t name the country’s capital. Educationists stated the survey demonstrated that college education failed at the job of teaching writing, reading and arithmetic. They stated there’s need to minimise the interference in the schooling system to ...
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Directorate of Education Issued Advertisement Appointing Over 9000 Teachers: Delhi Tells High Court

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The Directorate of Education (DoE) today told Delhi High Court an ad for appointing over 9000 teachers for the schools was issued along with the choice procedure is underway. The DoE of the Delhi Government’s also stated that 2,778 qualified Teachers Graduate Teachers (TGT) is advocated for ad-hoc ...
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