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Manish Sisodia visits government schools, interacts with students

March 31, 2022 9:51 am

Manish Sisodia visited Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya in D- Block, Jahangirpuri and said strict action will be taken against the officials concerned with the lack of cleanliness on campuses.

Day after hijab verdict, 6 Muslim girls skip classes in Karnataka

March 16, 2022 8:02 pm

According to the district education department, of the 30,116 students of Classes IX and XII in Udupi district, 28,270 students attended the college.

Hijab row: Karnataka HC asks for details as college counsel blames ‘radical’ outfit

February 24, 2022 8:11 am

The court is hearing a batch of petitions filed by students from government PU colleges in Udupi over restrictions on the wearing hijab in classrooms.

Hijab vs saffron row: Karnataka tension ebbs with closure; 15 arrested

February 10, 2022 6:51 am

Meanwhile, members of the National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) entered the First Grade Degree College and PG Research Centre in Shivamogga district despite a curfew and hoisted the national flag.

Pune school stops students from taking exam over non-payment of fees

February 09, 2022 12:15 am

In the morning, as soon as all the students started entering the classrooms, two staffers, a teacher and a coordinator, asked the students to leave their respective classes and stand near the gate of the school.

Ahmedabad: CEPT University holds virtual convocation ceremony

January 29, 2022 2:48 pm

The associate professor of law at Columbia University, Madhav Khosla, who was the chief guest at the event, said that citizenship is “ultimately about how we relate to each other” and is not just about “how we relate to the state”.

Pune Campus Watch: Educationists split over government call to reopen schools from January 24

January 22, 2022 1:55 pm

Education experts said that while they are excited at the prospect of schools reopening after two years of closure, they fear the students may contract the virus.

Covid not a dampener for students wanting to study abroad, shows data

December 12, 2021 10:08 pm

Representatives of various banks in Punjab told The Indian Express that there have been no let up in queries from students seeking loans to pursue courses abroad, even as the Covid pandemic swept through the country.

As UK relaxes intake rules for students, agents bend point system

September 03, 2021 10:08 am

Students can even go to the UK without taking the IELTS as several of the country’s colleges/universities which had been offering courses on the basis of the point system and their own internal English test and not IELTS before the pandemic, did so even during.

Afghan students in Karnataka worry over families, visa status after Taliban take over

August 19, 2021 11:34 am

A group of Afghan students studying at the University of Mysore met the vice-chancellor of the university G Hemanth Kumar on Tuesday with a plea to look after the interests of Afghan students during the current crisis.


Number of Indian students in the US doubled since 2012-13: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

A study by the 2018 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange shows that the number of Indian students in the US has doubled in the last five years.

What the Jio institute is expected to earn in its first year: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

Reliance’s Jio institute, recently declared an ‘Institute of Eminence,’ puts it at par with the likes of IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IISc and BITS . Here's a look at its earnings projection in today's News in Numbers. See more:

College student stabbed to death, two injured

March 01, 2016 5:15 am

Shamli (UP), Mar 01 (ANI): A student was stabbed to death by unidentified people at a bus stop in Budhana, Uttar Pradesh in a clash allegedly regarding a girl. In this clash, four students were injured out of which two students are critical. Three NCC students were at the stop waiting for the bus to their village when suddenly 10 to 12 boys arrived with knives and attacked the three boys. Police has begun investigations in the case.

Students in Coimbatore display self-made drones

February 28, 2016 2:17 pm

Coimbatore, Feb 28 (ANI): The students from standard third to eight participated in an International Robotics Festival organised by robotic academy IroboChakra in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore city. They were trained into making simple robots and drones after which they created their own functional robots and displayed the same before the people. The participants made drones, Robo Arms, Power saw, Truck robo, Humanoid among others. The students also explained their creations. The winners of the competition will compete at the international level in May 2016 in the United States. robotic academy.

JNU row: Umar, Bhattacharya surrender

February 24, 2016 6:32 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police last night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated on Wednesday for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day. Khalid and Bhattacharya are among the five students who, along with JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, had allegedly shouted anti-national slogans at an event organised in the university campus on February 9.

Security tightened outside JNU

February 23, 2016 2:05 pm

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The security was increased outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Tuesday in view of the unrest going on the campus. The JNU has turned into a fortress as the five students, accused of involving in 'anti-national' activities, are still in the administration block of the varsity, while police keeps vigil outside the gates.

Kashmir University students raise slogans in Kanhaiya's support

February 23, 2016 2:05 pm

Kashmir, Feb 23 (ANI): A group of students at Kashmir University on Monday raised slogans in support of Jawaharlal University students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar. The students also were also seen raising slogans demanding 'azadi' from the government.

JNU row: Constitute inquiry committee, says teachers' union president

February 22, 2016 2:54 pm

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Addressing a gathering on Monday, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Teachers Association president Ajay Patnaik on Monday said an inquiry committee should be constituted and internal mechanism of the varsity should be strengthened. Demanding that sedition charges against students be dropped, Patnaik added that such charges are a matter of great concern.

ABVP condemns Umar Khalid's speech in JNU

February 22, 2016 2:45 pm

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Monday condemned speech of Jawaharlal Nehru University student Umar Khalid, accused of raising anti-national slogans, saying the students shouting 'Save JNU' slogans are the same people supporting Khalid's speech on Sunday night. An ABVP activist said the speech has again deteriorated the image of JNU, adding that some professors are continuously supporting such students. Another activist demanded that students and teachers indulged in 'anti-national' activities should be first punished by the university and then by the judiciary.

JNU students continue protest over Kanhaiya’s release

February 19, 2016 9:31 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): The students of the Jawarharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Friday continued their protest demanding release of Kanhaiya Kumar, who has been booked on charges of sedition. Thousands of students joined protests, paralysing the prestigious JNU, after Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested on Friday following a demonstration that authorities have called as 'anti-Indian'.