Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014



With 42% vacant posts, MU gets UGC warning to hire or face stoppage of grant
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

In letter sent to all varsities, commission asks them to put up ads to soon fill their respective vacancies.

KVs in city to continue German as a ‘hobby’ or additional subject
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Several parents said the change could have been introduced in the beginning of the academic year.

New pitch: ‘Dream in Mumbai, but make it come true in Gujarat’
Tue, Nov 18, 2014

Over the last few years, Gujarat has tried to pitch the state as a preferred investment destination.

New pitch: ‘Dream in Mumbai, but make it come true in Gujarat’
Tue, Nov 18, 2014

Come to Gujarat, invest, go home to Mumbai to sleep: CM Anandiben’s Chief Secretary.

South Mumbai schools’ students to celebrate ‘No School Bag Day’ on November 21
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

The event is being organised under the Rashtriya Madhymik Shikshan Abhiyan (RMSA) .

A 7-year research behind Jiyo Parsi
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

One of every five Parsi Indian males and one out of 10 Indian Parsi females are unmarried by over 50 years of age.

Dwindling numbers force Parsis to pen their own multiplication theory
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

The campaign urges Parsi couples to get medical help under the Jiyo Parsi scheme that funds infertility treatment for couples.

Exams began on Monday but students of 20 colleges yet to receive hall-tickets
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

BMS students were permitted to appear based on hall-tickets issued by their respective colleges. Varsity said they’d have it soon

Two days before exams, Kalina college students shocked to learn their admission was ‘never done’
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

Though students of Alkesh Dinesh Mody Institute of Management Studies had submitted the examination forms and fees, it was not updated on MU’s online system by the institute

Here for ‘their CM’, supporters soak in Mumbai before ceremony
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

The swearing-in ceremony was also a good opportunity for many to visit Mumbai.

Passengers stage dharna at airport after GoAir cancels two flights at the last minute due to technical snag
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Most of the 90 passengers had a connecting flight to Patna and Ranchi at 5.10 from New Delhi.

One Raj Bhavan’s wisdom: RTI only if it is in public interest
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

It states that it was issued as per the advice of the state’s legal department and that it was based on a judgment of the Karnataka High Court.

MNS draws a blank in Mumbai, stares at dead end
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Raj Thackeray’s party loses all its six seats in city.

MU V-C walks out of senate meet, members cry foul
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

During debates on contractual teachers and several colleges collecting additional fees, he expressed lack of control over moderating the meeting.

Campus Cabinet: Half of Chavan’s ministers involved in business of education
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

While there are no estimates for how big the business is, an educational institution does bring money to politicians.

Wounded Sena faces a fight for lost turf
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

In Thane too, the 2009 Assembly elections were a setback for the Sena with the NCP gaining ground there with MNS acting as a spoiler.

Anandiben changes tune to win Maharashtra back
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

Patel’s latest remarks echoed the line taken by PM Narendra Modi.

Tawde takes road ‘less travelled’ as maiden battle seems tall order
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

An electorate of 3.24 lakh, Borivali predominantly has middle-class mixed population, including Gujaratis and Marathis.

Plot thickens with MNS candidate’s namesake in fray as Independent
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

The 26 year-old Independent candidate is a resident of Ahmednagar and had given Gorai (Borivali) as his address in the affidavit.

Gujarat CM remarks lend bite to MNS, Sena attack on Modi
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

MNS chief Raj Thackeray too raised the matter at his rally in Bhandup on Sunday, where he regretted endorsing Narendra Modi for the post of Prime Minister.

Gujarat CM remarks lend bite to MNS, Sena attack on Modi
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

The MNS chief alleged that BJP was asking for a majority so that they could eventually direct all that is coming to Maharashtra to Gujarat.

Anandiben’s remarks lend bite to MNS, Sena attack on Modi
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

MNS chief Raj Thackeray too raised the matter at his rally in Bhandup on Sunday.

‘Difficult to understand who is involved in decision-making in Congress now’
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

At a recent Idea Exchange , Sharad Pawar discusses the split from the Congress, Prithviraj Chavan’s chances and Narendra Modi.

‘Sitting MLA Ghosalkar has done nothing, he has taken credit for work done by others’
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

The biggest issue of the constituency was the sitting MLA who did nothing for the constituency in his five years tenure.

Associations oppose retrenchment of teachers to maintain state’s new ratio
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

MRSP has been agitating against this “ploy” of the government as surplus teaching and non-teaching staff, who are on probation are being laid off.

‘MNS stand has never been anti-north Indians’
Wed, Oct 01, 2014

As long as a person is born and brought up here and has been living here for generations, how does it matter if he/she is Chaubey or Chaure.

‘MNS stand has never been anti-north Indians’
Wed, Oct 01, 2014

While Thakur complex is dominated by Congress voters, the slum pockets have often been inclined towards the Shiv Sena.

Anandiben speech heats up Marathi vs Gujarati debate
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

Patel began to read a speech in heavily accented English, then switched over to Gujarati.

Election duty hampering HSC exam work, say junior college teachers
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Board officials have assured that they are trying to resolve the matter and are in touch with the collector.

Mumbai among top hometowns of foreign students in US: Think-tank
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

The study by Brookings said that 27 per cent of Mumbai’s students in the US are pursuing engineering degrees.

For BJP’s safest seat in Mumbai, MP Shetty picks Vinod Tawde
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Tawde will contest from the Borivali Vidhan Sabha constituency, earlier represented by Gopal Shetty.

‘Ailing teachers should be exempted from poll duty’
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

Teachers’ bodies will also urge EC to exempt those aged over 50 years from election duty.

‘Over-age’ principals: Education inspector seeks withdrawal of NOC to five schools
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Some schools claimed that they have new principals and still they are receiving notices by the department.

Programme held for transgenders to increase their awareness on legal aid
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Transgenders, attending an event aimed at improving awareness of their legal rights, said that from denial of housing to criminalisation, they faced a series of hurdles compounded by the lack of legal aid. The Ulhasnagar Taluka Legal Services Authority along with community-based organisation (CBO) Kinnar Asmita and the student social workers of the Tata Institute […]

5 top schools get notice for principals past retirement age
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Schools say they are not aided by govt and so not bound by its rule

No more holidaying for teachers in name of meets
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

No more extended leaves for academic meets, says Government Resolution.