Get set for the new SAT in 2016

Based on the inputs from member Universities, US-based College Board, has redesigned the SAT test format. Prachi Rege gets the details on the changes in the test, how to write an honest essay, and the X factor that will help applicants stand out.


US College Board announces SAT overhaul

Creators of the US college entrance examination SAT have announced an overhaul of the test, eliminating mandatory essays, ending penalty for guessing wrong and cutting obscure vocabulary words.

Early decision for early admission

College application process can really be a hand-full, Patricia Mascarenhas helps students decide which admission policy is best suited.

Thailand to use natural rubber in sports tracks

Thailand, the world`s largest rubber producer, plans to use natural rubber in construction of running tracks and field sports surfaces at over 700 stadiums to help rubber farmers hit by falling prices.

Amendments to the SEBI Act get LS nod

Lok Sabha on Tuesday approved amendments to the SEBI Act providing for appointment of presiding officer at the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT).

Govt introduces bill for appointment of SAT presiding officer

The government on Wednesday introduced a bill in Lok Sabha regarding appointment of presiding officer at the Securities Appellate Tribunal.

SATs set up to assist and complement CRPF: Jharkhand DGP

To assist para-military forces in their drive against Maoists in deep forests, Jharkhand police have set up small action teams (SAT) as back up support and for carrying out operations independently.

Cabinet may approve change in SAT officers` appointment norms

The government is likely to discuss the proposed amendments in existing norms related to selection of the presiding officer of the SAT.

Curfew may be relaxed on Fri, Sat in Kashmir

Authorities are likely to relax
curfew for a few hours tomorrow and on Saturday to allow
people to participate religious prayers.

SAT reserves judgement on Pyramid Saimira case

The Securities Appellate Tribunal
today reserved the judgement on Pyramid Saimira Theatre`s
petition, which challenged a SEBI order debarring the company
from trading in the markets for seven years.

SAT extends stay in Shankar Sharma case till Dec 11

The Securities Appellate Tribunal
(SAT), on Wednesday extended the stay in the case of Shankar Sharma of First Global Stock Broking till December 11 from November

SAT dismisses shareholder`s plea on Bharti-MTN open offer

The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) on Thursday "dismissed" an appeal by a Bharti Airtel shareholder that challenged a SEBI guidance exempting South Africa`s MTN from making an open offer to Bharti shareholders.