Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Pune biggest markets for student housing in India: Report
"Delhi-NCR with 7.45 lakh students enrolled in HEIs as of 2018-19 has 50 per cent outstation students. There is demand for additional 2.5 lakh beds from PMSA operators," the Cushman & Wakefield report said.
Student unions of NE universities call for class boycott against CAA
“As the Supreme Court will hear the petition against CAA, we will regist...
CAA pleas: SC gives four weeks to Centre to respond, 5-judge Constitution bench to be set up
Hearing a batch of 143 petitions, an apex court ...
'hashtag without filter': PM to students during 'Pariksha Pe Charcha'
Reaching out to students in their own language, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed 200 of them during a "Pariksha Pe Charcha" ...
Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020: PM Modi to interact with students on Monday
The third edition of Pariksha Pe Charcha is being organised at Talkatora Indoor Stadium in Delhi. A total of 2,000 students and teachers will attend the event, of which 1,050 students have been selected through an essay competition. Officials said the event will start around 11.00 am and will also be broadcast on YouTube.
Pariksha Pe Charcha: PM must leave students alone, says Kapil Sibal
"I suggest PM should let students be alone as this is time to prepare for boards. He shouldn't waste their time. Discussion should be held o...
Speak to me 'hashtag without filter': PM to students during 'Pariksha Pe Charcha'
The third edition of the "Pariksha Pe Charcha" has created excitement and enthusiasm among the students and their teachers and parents. The event provides students an opportunity to send their questions to the Prime Minister. Selected students, teachers and parents get a chance to meet the Prime Minister and recieve tips from him.
Assam’s clause 6 panel suggests ILP, reservations in Assembly and jobs
Clause 6 provides for constitutional, legislative and administrative safeguards to protect the cultural, social heritage of the Assamese people. The panel in its preliminary report is said to have suggested the introduction of Inner Line Permit, reservation of seats in the legislative assembly and local bodies, and reservations in employment for the Assamese.
JNU students' union to move high court on Monday for quashing new hostel manual
Early this month, the university had witnessed tussle between student groups over the issue of registration. Amid the stir, masked men had gone on a rampage on January 5 in the campus assaulting students and teachers and storming hostels, drawing widespread outrage.
Delhi HC directs police to look into Kalindi Kunj-Shaheen Bagh blockage causing difficulty for students
The Delhi High Court has asked police to look into the matter of blockage of Kalindi Kunj road due to the protest at Shaheen Bagh and consider the representation of the petitioner and his plight related to those students who have to travel to schools and also have the board examinations.
Persistent Systems hold smart school hackathon, may work with Atal Innovation Mission
The event received 100 applications from students in Pune and Nashik, of which 40 ideas were finalised. The selected ideas are all at a prototype stage, which the students would further refine or modify over the course of the 12-hour event.
View: Students should beware the risky romance of protests
Protest has its own romance. The problem is that it has been tried before and invariably led to disenchantment and subsequent anger. The slow self-realisation that some people are — what Lenin called — ‘useful idiots’ in a larger game can trigger bitterness. In the wider world, it can provoke a vicious reaction. We may be on the cusp of experiencing such a backlash.
JNU student secures 8th rank in IES Examination 2019
New Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): Amid all the protests at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) over campus violence, a student from the varsity has...
PM Modi does not have guts to speak to students on economy: Rahul
Modi was doing the biggest disservice to the nation by dividing it and distracting the attention of people, Gandhi said after a meeting of the Opposition that was attended by the leaders of 20 parties. "Narendra Modi should stand up and have the courage to speak to the youngsters of these universities on why the economy has become a disaster," he said.
Prohibit use of e-cigarettes on campus, sensitise students of ill effects: UGC tells varsities
"All universities and higher educational institutions are requested to prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes in their campus and make students aware of bad effects of e-cigarettes and the harm that nicotine in any form can do to their growing brain," the UGC said in a letter to Vice Chancellors and heads of institutions.
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