HindustanTimes Fri,25 Apr 2014


Separate AMU union for girls

Girls in Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will now have a union of their own. AMU vice chancellor Lt Gen Zameeruddin Shah said the university will have two separate student unions -- one for boys and another for girls.

IGNOU opens admissions for biodiversity programme

The Indira Gandhi National Open University Sunday invited applications for admission to its online programme in biodiversity.

NHRC issues notice to Tamil Nadu

The country's apex human rights panel Wednesday issued notice to Tamil Nadu, seeking reports in four weeks over the Scheduled Castes children being denied admission in a government school in Madurai district.

Wipro to train school teachers in US

Indian IT major Wipro Limited will train 120 school teachers in partnership with the University of Massachusetts in Boston, US, over the next three years to foster excellence in science education among students.

Court notice to Delhi University on teachers' attendance

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Delhi University and the University Grants Commission (UGC) on a plea for introducing biometric attendance system for teachers to ensure punctuality.

Punjabi to Persian, Kendriya Vidyalaya Tehran teaches it all

It's an Indian school that's been in Iran since the 1930s. It shifted to its present location in Tehran in 1952, became a Kendriya Vidyalaya in 2004 and teaches five languages. On Wednesday, it received a Rs.2 crore boost, the third such grant in the past four years.

Step it up

Somaiya was teeming with enthusiastic freshers within minutes of its start. Even the soaring heat couldn’t play spoilsport as the young students took to the dance floor. Punjabi songs ruled the roost, the favourites being ‘Amplifier’ and ‘Ishq tera tadpave’.

Crazy answers: What does ATM stand for?

And the crazy answers to the straight questions are hilarious. Here is listing what the youth of today thought ATM stood for. Do you know the answer?

A phoenix rises at KC College

Annual fest Kiran begins this week, two-day cultural extravaganza to be themed around revolutionaries and their rise to fame. The two-day cultural gala will host events adhering to the theme of this year — ‘the rise’.

AIU zonal conference of eastern zone VCs begins in Ranchi

With an aim to provide a platform to the Vice-Chancellors to discuss significant issues of higher education and problems being faced by them, the two-day zonal conference of Eastern Zone VCs of Association of India Universities began at the Central University of Jharkhand campus at Brambe today.

Government to distribute DVDs of Gandhi in CBSE-affiliated schools

DVDs of films like Gandhi and The making of Mahatma will be distributed in schools affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the Rajya Sabha has informed today.

Professors decoded

If students lend a distinct character to their campus, professors are not far behind. Like most things in life, they too come in various prototypes. hink about the ones that taught or teach you at your college and see which category they fit in best.

Want to take an offbeat career? Pick an IITian as a guide

Want to hone your entrepreneurship skill? Or how about getting some tips on taking up an offbeat career like becoming a musician?Take help from a pool of talented IITians who have made a mark for themselves in their careers,Vanita Srivastava reports.

Meet the college stereotypes

Every college campus is a melting pot of different identities. With all kinds of colourful characters scrambling to make space for themselves, here is the basic profile of each category that you are sure to encounter within your college premises.

Scores for different boards corresponding to the top 20 percentile in 2011

Percentage for different boards corresponding to the top 20 percentile in 2011. The scores may vary significantly next year.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 




Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved