studies

Girl in Punjab's Pathankot quit studies for fear of eve-teasing

Girl in Punjab's Pathankot quit studies for fear of eve-teasing.

May 23, 2015, 21:00 PM IST
Not a rosy picture for Indian students coming to UK: Sitharaman

Not a rosy picture for Indian students coming to UK: Sitharaman

Coming to the UK for studies is not not a "rosy picture" for Indian students and most of them go to the US, visiting Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said.

Jan 20, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

NLP session for underprivileged kids to boost confidence

Mumbai: In a novel initiative, two city-based social entrepreneurs are working on transforming the lives of underprivileged children by helping them build a strong character and enhance their interest in studies.

Dec 12, 2014, 12:24 PM IST

IS militants ban math, social studies for children

 Thousands of children in swaths of war-torn Syria, now controlled by dreaded Islamic State militants, can no longer study math or social studies under new diktats issued by the jihadists.

Sep 17, 2014, 21:16 PM IST

Shun internet in classroom to score better

Control your web-surfing urge while studying as using smartphones or iPads in the classroom for non-academic purposes may academically harm even the smartest kid.

Jun 18, 2014, 12:13 PM IST

I will now focus more on studies: Faisal Khan

TV actor Faisal Khan, who plays the titular character in `Bharat Ka Veer Putra ? Maharana Pratap`, says he is going to focus more on his studies as he will be appearing for the class 10 exams next year.

May 09, 2014, 10:09 AM IST

Panchayats to oversee functioning of schools in J&K

In a bid to check drop out rates in schools and ensure attendance of staff, the Jammu and Kashmir government has given powers to the panchayats to oversee functioning of schools.

Jan 01, 2014, 16:29 PM IST

Girl from red-light area in Mumbai flies to the US for studies

For 18-year-old Shweta Katti, who grew up as the daughter of a devdasi in the infamous red-light area of Kamathipura in the city, getting scholarship to study in the US is a dream coming true.

Aug 04, 2013, 22:36 PM IST

Man kills 8-year-old daughter for her disinterest

A man has been arrested for allegedly beating his eight-year-old daughter to death here with a roller for her disinterest in studies, police said.

Jul 26, 2013, 23:50 PM IST

Doctors going to US for studies to sign bond

The govt said any doctor going to the US for higher studies would have to sign a bond with it before leaving and honour the document.

Apr 23, 2012, 23:58 PM IST

No need for more committees, studies on black money: Experts

Delays in action against black
money by way of committees and studies will give time to
corrupt politicians, businessmen and bureaucrats to divert
their ill-gotten funds into shell companies, an eminent JNU
professor has said.

Jun 07, 2011, 16:18 PM IST

Emma Watson postpones studies for acting

Actress Emma Watson has postponed her studies to focus on acting.

Mar 08, 2011, 12:54 PM IST

Obesity can lead to permanent knee damage: Studies

The 1st study considers patients in the `super obese` category who have a body mass index (BMI) greater than 45.

Feb 15, 2011, 16:03 PM IST

Obesity can lead to permanent knee damage: Studies

The 1st study considers patients in the `super obese` category who have a body mass index (BMI) greater than 45.

Feb 15, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Studies on Himalayan caves to help in climate forecast

Himalayan limestone caves will be an effective instrument of forecasting the climate of the region.

Nov 28, 2010, 11:05 AM IST

Minor surrendered Maoist now wants to pursue studies

One week after having surrendered before a court in Ghatsila, teenaged Maoist Barun Munda has pleaded before the Jharkhand police to help him pursue studies.

Nov 15, 2010, 12:06 PM IST

Squid studies shed light on human hearing

New studies on the ordinary squid are providing clues about the origin and evolution of the sense of hearing.

Oct 16, 2010, 13:14 PM IST

Iran to conduct studies for nuclear fusion reactor

Iran`s nuclear agency says it will
conduct scientific studies for the construction of an
experimental nuclear fusion reactor, an engineering challenge
that no nation has yet overcome.

Jul 21, 2010, 20:46 PM IST

Scolded over studies, boy kills father, grandmother

Frustrated at being frequently scolded for not being serious towards his studies, a 17-year-old boy shot dead his father and grandmother here Friday, police said.

May 14, 2010, 15:10 PM IST

Serious about his studies and helping out at home: NYT

For a while, kitchen table conversations in Emilio Lora’s household were tense.

Jan 27, 2010, 09:03 AM IST