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Last updated: Aug 15 2017 19:45 IST RSS 2.0
 
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South Korean e-learning start-up BeNative to enter India 15.8.2017 HBL: eWorld
BeNative, a South Korean start-up that provides e-learning services, has said it is set to enter India to provide business communication skills, in English and Chinese. Equipped with a digital init...
New cosy reading corner 15.8.2017 Hindu: Cities
If you are a bookworm and looking for a cosy corner to immerse in the world of books, here is an option to step into Books & Education (B&E), pick a book of your choice, head to a quiet spot a...
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Madras university degrees must be completed within 2 years of end of course duration 12.8.2017 TOI: Cities
Students of University of Madras and affiliated colleges and departments will no longer be able to extend courses inordinately. Under-graduate and post-graduate students will be given only two years beyond the duration of the course to complete it, the university synidicate resolved on Friday.
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9,000 Telangana staff to be trained in e-learning 10.8.2017 Hindu: Home
To help realise the objective of Bangaru Telangana, says B.P. Acharya
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E-learning portal Skillsoft partners with MIT Sloan Management Review 8.8.2017 TOI: Chennai
E-learning portal Skillsoft has partnered with MIT Sloan Management Review (MIT SMR) to curate the journal’s leadership assets and deliver them to its users.
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Special status to J&K: SC seeks Centre's response 8.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notice to the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir government on a plea challenging the validity of the Article 370 of the Constitution that gives special status to the state.
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MICA replaces assignments with animated videos 8.8.2017 DNA: Opinion
Taking a leap in pedagogical innovation, MICA has replaced traditional way of teaching for difficult subjects through books with animated videos. For complex subjects like research methodology, quantitative techniques and marketing analytics, MICA has collaborated with a company to create animated content to teach the students. Ashutosh Dutt, associate professor, Marketing Analytics at MICA, said, “We realised that to simplify a complex topic, visuals can lead to better comprehension. While e-learning had converted lectures into presentations and PDFs, our attempt is to reach beyond this.” First year student at MICA, Ritika Moolchandani, said, “Videos when incorporated into the pedagogy enhances the learning experience and can be used to understand complex concepts in a better manner. Watching videos for statistics helped us break down the concepts and apply what we have learnt in a better manner.” She added, “Overall, the learning pedagogy adopted is interesting but it needs to be well integrated. The ...
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J&K removes IAS officer after video on him goes viral 4.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday removed an IAS officer from his assignment as a District Magistrate after a video showing him in objectionable position with a women went viral.
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Our app lets African students access classroom notes in India: Manak Gulati 2.8.2017 Latest News
Interview with founder and chief executive officer of Notesgen
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US actor Clooney raises $2.25mn for Syrian Refugees 2.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Hollywood actor George Clooney's Foundation will contribute $2.25 million to sponsor seven schools in Lebanon, which could help over 3,000 Syrian refugee children back to school this year.
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Worried about being laid off? Try these IT jobs 1.8.2017 ET: Jobs
IT job roles such as software test engineer, system engineer, customer service executive and server maintenance are expected to massively decline.
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Worried about being laid off? Try these IT jobs 1.8.2017 TOI: Home
Worried about being laid off? If you are in IT sector, these are the roles you need to move towards - cloud engineer, DevOps engineer, information security manager amongst others.
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BMC prepares hi-tech plan for civic schools 31.7.2017 DNA: India
After receiving flak for handing over defunct civic schools to private NGOs, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) administration has now prepared a master plan for a complete revamp of its schools in the city. Around 25 new initiatives, such as after-class tutorials for students of classes 9 and 10, introduction of the House Colour system to encourage sports, and the introduction of Mathematics Olympiads to remove the fear of maths, have been proposed in the master plan. The civic chief has already given his consent to some of these initiatives. The civic administration has also proposed to make functioning of civic schools hi-tech. "We have planned to develop an app with the help of NGOs to keep parents updated about day-to-day functioning of schools," said a civic official. Soon, the civic body will select teachers with expertise in their subjects for tutorials. "We will identify places for the tutorials, where selected specialist teachers for English, Mathematics and Science will give ...
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TS to train 9,000 field-level staff 27.7.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
For improving efficiency, service delivery in new districts
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Digital Transformation - A Complex Opportunity with Potential to Transform Businesses; Have you Assessed your Digital Readiness? 25.7.2017 New Kerala: Business India
Mumbai, July 25: Indian enterprises are on par with their global peers in terms of digital capabilities and are catching up in areas of infrastructure and processes which will enable their digital transformation.
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IIM Lucknow signs MoU with HPCL to promote energy start-ups 25.7.2017 News
Under the tie-up, the selected start-ups would be provided with seed funding
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TopperLearning to Provide Smart Learning Packs for Grade 1 to 10 Through Navneet's TOPScor 24.7.2017 New Kerala: Business India
MUMBAI, July 24, 2017 : opperLearning has partnered with Navneet Education Limited to offer smart learning packs to students from grade 1 to 10. The partnership will enable TopperLearning to share Navneet's TOPScorer platform with its subscribers from the Maharashtra (MSEB) and the Gujarat (GSEB) Boards.
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Rural and northern Quebec to benefit from faster Internet - USD 16 million will improve high-speed coverage in Saint-Damien, Indigenous communities of James Bay and Kawawachikamach 22.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
SAINT-DAMIEN, QC, July 21, 2017 : More than 2,800 households in 13 rural and remote communities in Quebec will be able to do business online, participate in distance education and benefit from online employment opportunities, thanks to a Government of Canada investment of more than USD 16 million in high-speed Internet.
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OKAY Smart Education Releases World's First Intelligent Educational Device Ushers in the Era of Demand-Based Learning 18.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
BEIJING, July 17, 2017: On July 16, 2017, the "7th World Smart Education Summit Forum" organized by OKAY Smart Education was held at the National Convention Center in Beijing. With the theme of "Revolution", the Forum discussed how education, driven by Internet technology in the artificial intelligence era, could transform from "industrialization era" to "intelligent era", and put forward the concept of "demand-based learning" for the first time.
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Webscale Networks to invest ₹130 cr in India over next three years 17.7.2017 HBL: eWorld
Will set up offices to serve Indian market and target Asia Pacific
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