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Chairs To Be Set Up In Varsities In Name Of 10 Eminent Women Personalities 24.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The 10 Chairs will be set up with the University Grants Commission's assistance and with an aim to carry out research in different fields, according to a statement.
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29 Students Beaten Over Incomplete Homework In Madhya Pradesh 22.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
A woman teacher allegedly thrashed as many as 29 girl students of a government school in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district on Monday, prompting a probe being ordered by chief minister Kamal Nath.
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Watch this 17-year-old Kerala footballer display her freestyle skills on a male-dominated field 21.1.2020 Scroll.in
Hadiya Hakeem has not played football formally since she moved to Kerala beacuse of a lack of training opportunities for women as compared to men.
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1 In 3 Adolescent Girls From The Poorest Has Never Been To School: UNICEF 20.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The paper asked the governments to distribute the funds within domestic resources allocation, so that children from the poorest 20 per cent of households benefit from at least 20 per cent of education...
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Supreme Court religious rights case has big implications for U.S. schools 20.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Despite wondering every autumn whether she can afford it, Kendra Espinoza has worked hard to keep her two daughters in a small private Christian school in Kalispell, Montana, costing about $15,000 annually for them to attend.
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HawkEye, Bharosa, transit dorms and more: Women’s safety initiatives from Telangana police 18.1.2020 Citizen Matters
In this interview, Swati Lakra, IPS, IGP Law and Order and In charge of the Women’s Safety Wing of the state, talks about the various steps the police have taken to help women in distress. Continuing our special series on women's safety
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When connectivity connects... 16.1.2020 Rediff: News
How did people with less education than me and my several degrees navigate the Internet with such ease, asks Geetanjali Krishna.
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Self-help groups in rural Odisha are helping women avoid malnutrition and unwanted pregnancies 15.1.2020 Scroll.in
The activities are conducted under the Swabhimaan programme, part of the Odisha Livelihoods Mission.
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90% of rural kids aged 4-8 are now going to school 15.1.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Overall, more girls are going to school, but there are more boys in private schools than girls. While the ability at tasks improves substantially in the age group of 4 to 5, a large proportion of 5-year-olds are unable to perform expected tasks with ease, with children from less advantaged homes affected disproportionately.
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Only 41.1% Of Class 1 Students Can Recognise 2-Digit Numbers: Report 14.1.2020 NDTV News - India-news
The ASER report has been prepared based on the survey conducted in 26 districts across 24 states in India. The survey covered a total of 1,514 villages, 30,425 households, and 36,930 children in the...
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Newspaper Vendor's Daughter Cracks Haryana Civil Services Exam 13.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
"When I was pursuing my studies, there was social pressure on my parents to get me married. But their priority was my education. Now, they have proved that a girl from a small village can reach a...
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Women In STEM: 5 IIT Researchers And Their Incredible Journey In Science 12.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
With more and more academic institutes opening their doors to women in the form of special schemes and reservations, more women have shown interest in STEM studies.
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Sainik School Entrance Exam Over. Result In Early February. 12.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Sainik School Society concluded the All India Sainik Schools Entrance Exam (AISSEE) 2020 on January 5.
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Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti Concludes Admission Test For Class 6 12.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) Samiti concluded the admission test for 2020-21 academic session yesterday, i.e. on January 11, 2020.
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RNTU cooperated in School Chale Hum Campaign 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Under School and College Chale Hum campaign, Rabindranath Tagore University’s National Service Scheme (NSS) in joint collaboration with Barkatullah University’s Education Department organised an awareness programme at Middle School located at Village Kirat Nagar, Bhojpur on Thursday. The chief guest of the programme was Suraj Singh Keer, Deputy Sarpanch of the village. Main speakers were Dr N K Kaushik, Principal, Maharaja Pratap College, MERC Secretary Dr Hemant Khandai, HoD, Education Department, BU and School Principal Asha Shukla. Addressing the students, Dr Khandai said that education is the base of moral and social life, it is vital for everyone. There should not be any discrimination in girl or boy for imparting education.” He appealed dwellers of village to send their wards regular to the school in order to shape their bright future ahead. This should be their duty. Apart from this, Dr N K Kaushik orated in his address that education can only remove all the ...
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New Education Commission 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
In the beginning Modi Government as is replaced the Planning Commission with NITI Ayog, it has now decided at the fag end of its five-year term to replace the University Grant Commission with the Higher Education Commission of India. At the time of Independence there were few Universities and Colleges and to regulate and help it financially the Nehru Government set up a University Grant Commission and on its recommendations to Government grants were given to Universities and Colleges. Later is sphere of working enlarged and empowered it to look into and look after the standard of higher education and improve it. It was also authorized to decide the pay scales of professors now popularly known as UGC Scales. Now the Education right from primary school to University education mafia has turned into a racket of non-existing colleges, bogus colleges and now there are numbers of private Universities coming up in large numbers. Bihar a girls student of private college was declared as pass with top position, ...
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Check on Private Colleges 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Private Universities Regulatory Commission on the private colleges has directed the private engineering and medical college to inform the student the full amount of the fee structure and cannot enhance it till full completion of studies in the engineering and in medical college. Recently with in between the fee rise a girl student could not manage it and committed suicide. The Regulatory Committee directed all the 32 private universities not to increase the fee amount on annual basis. Presently the fee of medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh in the highest in the country. Now on the students and his or her parents will know how much they have in pay at the time of admission itself. Besides scholarship the Government should also consider the system of subsidy direct in the account of student who are pursuing higher and professional education.
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School education to each child is mutual responsibilty of Society & Govt: Chouhan 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan inaugurated ‘School Chalein Hum Abhiyan 2018’ today. He appealed to the affluent citizens of the society that they should see and ensure that every child of vicinity beside their city and village goes to school. He mentioned that mandatory school education to every child is mutual responsibility of the society and government. Appreciating the innovation made by the School Education Department in study, Chouhan at a programme organized at local Samanvay Bhavan said that learning should be entertaining. It should not be felt like burden. Every child possesses talent, energy and capability. Hesitation should not be a barrier in children. Hesitation subjugates talent. He told children not to hesitate and feel afraid. While sharing mantra to accomplish great works in life, he told children that they must read value based literature and imbibe it in life. He gave an example of Dharmaraj Yudhishthir and Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion. Chouhan ...
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WB Fund for Colleges 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The World Bank will provide Rs.204 crores for the development of 152 Government colleges in the Madhya Pradesh. Each college will get Rs.7 to 10 crores in this first phase of the project. The Higher Education Department of Madhya Pradesh will soon sign MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the World Bank soon. These 152 colleges selected on the valuation carried on 438 colleges. In the second phase of the project, 50 more colleges will be covered under it. The colleges from capital Bhopal are the Sarojini Naidu Girls College, Gitanjali College, MVM College, MLB College, Hamidia College, Benazir College, Government College of Narela are included. The Colleges from Berasia, Sehore, Ashta, Nazarullahganj, Raisen, Vidisha, Ganj Basoda, Hoshangabad, Itarsi, Piparia, Harda, Timarni, Betul, Bhind, Morena, Rewa, Sidhi, Satna etc are also included. The Government must ensure with this World Bank development fund construction of permanent value and utility are set up. Halls, Toilets, Hostel,extra ...
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Katrina roped in as brand ambassador of 'Educate Girls' 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Having enthralled cinelovers with her performances in several Bollywood films, actor Katrina Kaif is now set to lend her voice to efforts to educate the girl child education and ensure gender equality, helping contribute to the national mission of 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao'. Katrina has joined the international award-winning non-profit organisation, 'Educate Girls' as their Ambassador. The actor said that through her association with 'Educate Girls', she is attempting to bring renewed focus to girl child education and gender equality. 'For over a decade now, Educate Girls has been partnering with the Government in bringing out-of-school girls back to school. I am committed to support Educate Girls in the endeavour to build an India where girls have equal opportunities to access quality education,' she said. Katrina has spent time acquainting herself about the several barriers to girls’ education in the country, especially in rural, tribal regions. Talking about the Educate Girls’ program ...
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