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'Scrapping Of 75 Per Cent Attendance Rule' Circular Is Fake: AICTE 20.1.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The circular which has become viral on Social Media is misleading and mischievous, said AICTE in a statement.
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ASER 2017 Shows India’s Secondary Education Sector Is Failing to Impart Basic Skills 20.1.2018 The Wire

Merely increasing enrolment will not lead to the development of elementary skills that education is supposed to provide. 

The post ASER 2017 Shows India’s Secondary Education Sector Is Failing to Impart Basic Skills appeared first on The Wire.

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MoU signed for soft skill training in Odisha 19.1.2018 Education
A tripartite MoU was on Friday signed for implementation of a soft skill training programme in some Odisha Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) under which 800 students will be trained over two years.
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IGNOU, Agriculture Council Sign Agreement To Launch New Programmes 19.1.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) on Thursday signed an agreement with the Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) to develop new educational and training programmes in the areas of...
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IGNOU, agriculture council join hands for new programmes 18.1.2018 General News
The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) on Thursday signed an agreement with the Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) to develop new educational and training programmes in the areas of agriculture and allied sectors.
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ASER report says digital literacy is pretty poor 18.1.2018 Hindu: Cities
Drop out rate high among older girls
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ASER 'Beyond Basics' Report On Education Released; Check Details Here 16.1.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) 2017's 'Beyond Basics' was released today and one of its key finding said 86% of youth in the 14-18 age group are still within the formal education system.
42% children in 14-18 age group are working: ASER 2017 16.1.2018 Zee News : India National
This year, ASER focused on an older age group, youth who are 14 to 18 years old and have moved just beyond the elementary school age.
Run, Mumbai, run! - gearing up for the 2018 marathon 16.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Fun, fitness and fund-raising come together at the country’s most iconic sporting event, the Mumbai Marathon
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All eyes on job creation now, with general elections just a year away 15.1.2018 HBL: Industry & Economy
To soften the impact of demonetisation and GST, Arun Jaitley is likely to introduce new employment and skilling schemes
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We will not alter decision to dissolve students unions: Partha 15.1.2018 General News
West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee today asserted that the state government will not alter its decision to dissolve students unions "just because two-three persons demonstrate" against it. The state's Higher Education Department has said it wants to do away with students unions and replace them with an apolitical students council. "I have been frequently emphasising the fact that the state will not alter its stand just because two-three persons demonstrate," Chatterjee said, referring to agitation by several Jadavpur University students unions regarding the issue. "The government is a bigger thing, the government cannot be seen through narrow and small prism of interest. Everyone should think about the bigger cause and take appropriate decisions," he said at the Foundation Day celebration programme of St Xavier's University here. Chatterjee said higher educational institutions should, instead, emulate the "St Xavier's (University) model" for maintaining ...
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Avoid these Simple Training Errors for Maximum Benefits 15.1.2018 Business Standard: News Now
Mentioned below are some common mistakes that one should avoid making while exercising.
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Innovative, down-to-earth practices at village impress Kiran Bedi 13.1.2018 Hindu: Cities
Asks officials to learn from Thazuthali villagers trained by Srishti Foundation
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Boosting job creation across all sectors 13.1.2018 Hindu: Business
The Union Budget 2018-19 comes at a time when slowing growth and subdued investment sentiment have emerged as major concerns for the economy. The slowdown in growth has had an impact on job creation a...
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There is unrest among youth: Guv OP Kohli tells govt 13.1.2018 DNA: Top News
Governor OP Kohli said the youth in the state was in distress due to lack of employment opportunities. He was addressing the convocation ceremony of Gujarat Technology University (GTU) in Gandhinagar on Friday. At the event, which was also attended by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama, the governor also pointed fingers at the government's claims about developed rural regions. "The state needs to understand the needs of the youth. There is much unrest due to lack of employment, and the situation is alarming and should be considered as 'khatre ki ghanti' (alarm bell). Our universities should not only impart education but also develop vocational curriculum so that our youth can get jobs soon after the completion of education," Kohli said. It may be noted that Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel had raised the issue of unemployment in Gujarat during the campaign for the recently held Assembly polls. The incumbent BJP ...
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CBI arrests Vyapam scam accused 12.1.2018 General News
The CBI has arrested a medical officer from Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki who has been absconding in a Vyapam scam case related to Madhya Pradesh Pre Medical Test conducted in 2012, an official said here today. The agency has filed a charge sheet on November 23, 2017, on the basis of which the trial court had issued non-bailable warrant against the absconding chargesheeted accused. "In pursuance to such, the accused who was posted as Medical Officer at CHC Jattuva Tappa, District Rae Bareli (UP) was arrested," CBI Spokesperson said. He said the CBI investigation shows that that accused Virendra Mourya in conspiracy with co-accused, middleman and racketeer, appeared in MPPMT-2012 at an examination centre in Indore and helped co-accused (beneficiary candidate) by allowing her to copy answers from him. "It was also revealed that in 2012, the said accused was a student of MBBS Course at a government medical college, Kanpur (admission Batch year 2008) and he had no intention of ..
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Rotary Club of Madras to host golf tourney 12.1.2018 Hindu: Cities
The Rotary Club of Madras will host the 11th edition of its Annual Merchant’s and Banker’s Golf Tournament on January 19 at the Tamil Nadu Golf Federation (TNGF)-Cosmo Golf Course.The tournament, whic...
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At 15, she reaches out to Army widows 12.1.2018 Hindu: Cities
Gauhrishi Narang started an online campaign to raise funds for the cause and wants to start an NGO
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SRK to be honoured at World Economic Forum 2018 11.1.2018 General News
Turns out, it is not just Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is going to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF)'s 48th Annual Meeting in Davos later this month. Shah Rukh Khan will be there too.The Bollywood superstar is all set to be awarded at the 24th Annual Crystal Awards for showing an exemplary commitment to uphold human dignity through his non-profit Meer Foundation.Meer Foundation provides support to female victims of acid attacks and major burn injuries through medical treatment, legal aid, vocational training, rehabilitation and livelihood support.He has also been responsible for the creation of specialised children's hospital wards and has supported childcare centres with free boarding for children undergoing cancer treatment.Director Cate Blanchett and musician Sir Elton John are among the other awardees, said the official website of the World Economic Forum.The 52-year-old actor took to his Twitter handle to say, "Thank u for this honour. I consider my work with these heroic
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CBSE, ICSE board exam dates released 10.1.2018

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct board examinations for the students of Class X and XII from March 3.

While the board examinations for the Class X students of the CBSE schools will end on April 4, the board examinations for the students of Class XII will conclude on April 12.

The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) will conduct the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) examinations for the students of Class X from February 26 to March 28.

The Indian School Certificate (ISC) examinations for the Class XII students will be held from February 7 to April 2.

Both the boards, however, did not announce the date of declaration of the results.

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