If you wondered about the high prices of sweets,and almond in particular,in the festive Christmas-New Year weekend,the answer would take you to the markets and godowns of Karawal Nagar in Northeast Delhi.
With a tailor-made admission procedure in place,the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has managed to fill only 14.2 per cent of its 18 per cent seats reserved for Other Backward Classes (OBC) for the academic year 2009-10.
An audit report of IIT-Delhi by the office of the Director General of Audit,Central Reserves,accuses the institute of deficient procurement planning that cost IIT-Delhi Rs 434.5 lakh due to idling of equipment.
At its 221st meeting on Thursday,the St Stephens Colleges governing body picked out three of its members to identify a retired judge who would conduct a thorough inquiry into the recent controversies that have beset the college.
Upinder Singh,professor of History at Delhi University and the second of Prime Minister Manmohan Singhs three daughters,will share the inaugural Rs 50 lakh Infosys Prize for Social Sciences with MIT economist Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee.