The education system, as it stands today, doesn’t make the grade

Our current school curriculum is purely academic in nature and assumes that all those who complete the compulsory stage of elementary education will continue on to secondary and then to higher education.(Sakib Ali /Hindustan Times) India’s Right to Education (RTE) Act guarantees free and compulsory education for children between the ages of six and 14. […]

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Apple iOS 11 arrives to all compatible devices today

After months of testing, iOS 11 is ready to start rolling. Nearly twenty iDevices will receive the upgrade today. The iOS 11 comes with a new UI, enhanced AR capabilities and an improved camera app.    Siri also got an update. New voices are more natural and the assistant also gained translation capabilities from English to […]

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Anganwadi workers go on indefinite strike; rally today

More than two lakh anganwadi workers across Maharashtra are on an indefinite strike from Monday to draw attention to their demand for a hike in their honorarium. Hundreds of them are expected to participate in a morcha at Azad Maidan in Mumbai on Tuesday. According to the Maharashtra State Anganwadi Workers’ Action Committee, they will […]

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TS EdCET 2017: Web counseling begins from today, check details here

The Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) will start the certificate verification and web options for Common Entrance Test for BEd courses from today. The counselling will end on September 15, 2017. Candidates can exercise web options from September 9 till September 15. The aspirants can check details at the official website – edcetadm.tsche.ac.in. The […]

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NEET: Supreme Court to hear plea alleging question paper leak today

The plea relies on a press conference by a district senior superintendent of police in Uttarakhand, who claimed that a syndicate had leaked the NEET 2 questions, which were shared on messaging platform WhatsApp. New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on Tuesday a plea seeking the court’s intervention in the recently concluded National Eligibility […]

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Grasim Industries, Aditya Birla Nuvo boards to consider merger today

Aditya Birla Nuvo has business divisions such as life insurance, financial services and also telecom through its 24% stake in Idea Cellular. Mumbai: The boards of Grasim Industries Ltd and Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd, which are meeting on Thursday to review their June quarter earnings, will also consider a multi-phase restructuring plan involving the merger […]

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Try This Facebook Trick for More Likes Today

Unless you have a huge advertising budget, paying for Facebook Likes is nowhere near as valuable as it was five years ago. After all, organic reach on Facebook is pretty much dead, right? However, there is still some marginal value in having a large number of page Likes. If nothing else, Likes serve as a […]

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Lenovo Vibe K5 Note to Launch in India Today

HIGHLIGHTS The K5 Note was launched in China in January It is expected to be priced at around Rs. 11,500 It’s powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 SoC Lenovo is all set to launch the Vibe K5 Note in India on Monday. The Chinese company has already confirmed that the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note […]

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Xiaomi Mi Max First Flash Sale Today

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Mi Max has been launched at Rs. 14,999 for 3GB RAM model The Mi Max will be available in its first flash sale via Mi.com The sale kicks off at 2pm IST today Xiaomi Mi Max, which was launched in India last week, will be available via a flash sale, its first, at […]

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