Education

China pushes back English language to campaign against Western influence

The education authorities in Shanghai, the most cosmopolitan city in the country, last month forbade local elementary schools to hold final exams on the English language.

Sep 12, 2021, 16:25 PM IST

International Literacy Day: Narrowing the digital divide amid pandemic scare-In Pics

Despite many efforts being made to promote literacy, even today more than a staggering 700 million people are not literate.
 

Sep 08, 2021, 14:02 PM IST

DNA Exclusive: As schools reopen, things are not same as before, here is what changed

Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary on Wednesday (September 1) discussed how the COVID-19 pandemic changed the way education is imparted. Even as the schools are reopening, things do not seem to be the same as before.

Sep 01, 2021, 23:58 PM IST

KCET 2021 begins today, check COVID guidelines, last-minute instructions here

The students who have registered with KEA and will be appearing in KCET need to carry KCET admit card to the exam centre or else they might not be allowed to sit for the exam. 

Aug 28, 2021, 11:43 AM IST

Gujarat schools to reopen for Classes 6 to 8 in September

The government also said that the physical classrooms must be run with 50 per cent capacity and that COVID-19 guidelines must be ensured.

Aug 25, 2021, 16:00 PM IST

Turn Your Dreams into a Reality by Enrolling Yourself with IMTS Institute; Admission Start for Distance learning Course

IMTS Institute started with the vision to offer free counseling to help students choose the right course from the right college or University. Our counselors have helped more than 28000 students to select the right course, along with a complete admission Process for UGC-approved universities.

Aug 25, 2021, 12:13 PM IST

Taliban's first fatwa: Bans co-education in Afghanistan's Herat, calls it 'root of all evils'

The decision was reportedly taken after a meeting between Taliban authorities, university professors and owners of private institutions. Taliban representative and Head of Higher Education, Afghanistan, Mullah Farid, also said that virtuous female lecturers would be allowed to teach only female students but not the male ones.

Aug 21, 2021, 18:19 PM IST

Taking Skill-based Higher Education to the grassroots of India

The AISECT Group of Universities are empowering the rural and semi-urban milieu with the power of higher education. 

Jul 28, 2021, 14:24 PM IST

Education needs attention to reduce population, says Bihar Minister Renu Devi

Amidst the ongoing debate on population control in the country, the Health Minister of Rajasthan says that 'not two, only one child is good'. Speaking on the population itself, Renu Devi, a minister in the Bihar government, has said that there is a need to focus on education to reduce the population.

Jul 14, 2021, 15:04 PM IST

Is the standard of education declining due to online mode?

Though existing in cyber space during onsite school, it was not the primary mode of education. In today’s world it is something without which we cannot function.

Jun 30, 2021, 18:30 PM IST

Disha Publication emerges as a leading Publishing Player changing the Test Prep Market

Disha is a leading player in Olympiads, Engineering, Medical, UPSC, SSC, Defence and Banking exams which started under the aegis of AIETS (All India Educational Testing Services).

Jun 23, 2021, 21:12 PM IST

World Bank approves $60 million to strengthen Nepal's higher education

"The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the critical importance of building back better and prioritizing human capital development," stated Faris Hadad-Zervos, World Bank Country Director for Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.

Jun 13, 2021, 17:15 PM IST

More women enrolled for higher studies in 2019-20 in India

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' says that from 2015-16 to 2019-20, there has been an 18.2 per cent rise in female enrollment in higher education

Jun 10, 2021, 17:41 PM IST

DNA: 'Side effects' of online education

In this segment of DNA, we will analyse - When will India do homework on 'childhood'?

Jun 01, 2021, 23:56 PM IST

Delhi University exams 2021: New date for final year semester exams declared, check latest update

The University of Delhi has postponed final-year/annual exams to June 7 which were earlier scheduled to begin on June 1. 

May 20, 2021, 15:40 PM IST

Maharashtra Board HSC, SSC Exam 2021 to be held as per schedule: Report

The Maharashtra Education Department has clarified that the HSC, SSC exams are going to be held as per the schedule.

Apr 09, 2021, 12:47 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh TGT, PGT Recruitment 2021: Application deadline extended till April 25, check details

The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) has extended the last date of Application for Uttar Pradesh Trained Graduate Teacher and Post Graduate Teacher TGT PGT Recruitment 2021.

Apr 09, 2021, 00:01 AM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh digitally orders mass transfers of 19,905 eligible teachers

A total of 35,386 online applications were received from aspiring teachers and volunteers, of which 15,481 were found ineligible as they were found short of the prescribed parameters of the policy. The remaining 19,905 were found eligible for transfer. 

Mar 25, 2021, 11:45 AM IST

Schools reopened from February can charge full fee, says Uttarakhand government

The Uttarakhand education department has issued an order stating that the schools which reopened in February can charge full fees from the students of Classes VI to IX and XI.

Mar 22, 2021, 15:10 PM IST

Maths, physics not mandatory in Class 12 for admissions in engineering colleges

AICTE said that for the academic year 2021-22, students aiming for admissions to BE and BTech courses need not have studied Maths, Physics in Class 12.

Mar 12, 2021, 17:43 PM IST