Young children who come up with explanations while learning are able to connect new ideas with prior cause-and-effect knowledge, a new study has revealed.
President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said India is aiming at creating a knowledge-based society by providing skill development training and opportunities to its youth.
BJP demanded an immediate meeting of all
chief ministers and leaders of various political parties to
discuss the issue of revised BPL benchmark.
In a series of studies, the researchers found that 8-month-olds had trouble using newly acquired knowledge in a different circumstance, but 16-month-olds could do so.
Union Law Minister Veerappa Moily
on Friday pitched for "liberating" knowledge from the domain of a
few and said inclusion of all sections in the development
story should be ensured to take `team India` forward.
Judges should have basic computer
knowledge at the time of appointment and a candidate who fails
to fulfil the requirement can be denied employment, the
Supreme Court has ruled.
A British charity has said that a wider knowledge of first aid techniques could save thousands of lives each year.
India & US have agreed to
expand educational exchanges that will fuel their "knowledge-based" economies and announced the launch of USD 10 mn `Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative`.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai