Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 17:42
The National Council for Science and Technology Communication (NCSTC) has extended support to a programme, `Learning for Cogent Living`, conceptualised by an NGO of Assam to help people lead a rational way of life.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 16:27
Sixteen children suspected suffered food poisoning after they were served meals during a camp as part of government`s literacy campaign in Palhani block here, prompting authorities to order a probe.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 19:15
IIT-B will launch the Spoken Tutorial Project at the Marathwada University campus to enable its students to access IT literacy free of cost.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 23:35
Social skills and digital literacy top the chart of “must-have” skills for new age employees. Experts tell Gauri Rane why?
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 14:19
PlanetRead, a Mumbai-based Indian non-profit, has won US Library of Congress`s Literacy Award for its innovative programme to promote literacy skills.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 13:11
It is often believed that education is the key to happiness and prosperity in everyone’s life.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 16:05
Celebrity fashion designer Manish Malhotra`s unique show, which was graced by actresses Bipasha Basu and Esha Gupta, raised over 300,000 pounds here for Indian education charity `Pratham`.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 16:09
India has been ranked lowest in basic money management skills among Asia-Pacific countries, according to MasterCard's latest Index of Financial Literacy.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 13:33
Arunachal Pradesh`s Education Minister Bosiram Siram has expressed the hope that the state will soon achieve 90 percent literacy rate.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 22:01
The government Thursday said it is hopeful of achieving 80 per cent literacy rate by 2015.
Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 18:27
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued notices to Uttar Pradesh government and Maharajganj district authorities over alleged rampant child marriages and low female literacy rate in district.
Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 17:35
Tamil Nadu recorded a population of 72,147,030, growing by 97.4 lakh persons in the last decade, of which 80.1 percent are literates, according to the 2011 census.
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