Pre Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

The Prime Minister’s New 15 Point Programme for the Welfare of Minorities was announced in June, 2006. It provides that a pre-matric scholarship scheme for meritorious students from minority communities would be implemented. The scholarship at pre-matric level will encourage parents from minority communities to send their school...
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10 dead in shooting in US college campus

Ten dead in US college shooting
Ten individuals have been murdered and seven harmed in a giving at a school in the US state of Oregon, say police. The 20-year-old shooter opened flame in a classroom at Umpqua Community College on Thursday morning. There were clashing reports on the setback numbers...
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IITs may go back to single entrance test format

Indian Institute of Technology has set up a board to consider the proposition of doing a reversal to single passageway test for selecting applicants from existing two-level organization. The present arrangement has been demonstrating “bulky” and ‘tedious’. The proposition has been put before IIT senate...
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1 crore compensation to fresh IIT graduates

Whopping 1 crore compensation to fresh IIT graduates, pre-placement offers up by 50 per cent
Consistently Pre-placement Offers (PPOs) at Indian Institute of Technology make buzz for high pay scales that are offered to the understudies. The pre-position offers by Amazon, Samsung and Facebook have gotten eyeballs of individuals by offering an astounding measure of Rs 1 to 1.5 crores...
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India-specific ranking system for educational institutions

Government to roll out India-specific ranking system for educational institutions
The administration is set to reveal an India-particular positioning structure covering higher instructive establishments, in a response to worldwide positioning organizations where Indian colleges and foundations including the IITs have never possessed the capacity to make the cut. The positioning system will be crosswise over...
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Centre forms committee to review UPSC exam pattern

Centre forms committee to review UPSC exam pattern
The central government has formed an expert committee to look at different issues identified with age unwinding, qualification, syllabus and example of common administrations examination to choose IAS and IPS officers. On September 27, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said that, “The council has been framed...
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School teachers suspended agitation in Odisha

40,000 school teachers suspend agitation
On September 24, 40,000 upper essential and middile english teachers, fitting in with Odisha Vidyalaya Sikshak Mahasangh, consented to end their disturbance and come back to classrooms. Notwithstanding, 26,800 secondary teachers working in 2,209 square concede secondary schools proceeded with their unsettling. The strike has...
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