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What the general election will mean for education

Conservatives are likely to seek a mandate to create new grammar schools. But heads fear that education issues will be overlooked amid the furore over Brexit during the general election campaign. Education issues are likely to be overshadowed by Brexit in the coming general election campaign, headteachers have warned. Theresa May this morning called a¬†snap¬†election for 8 June, citing the ... Read More »

Lt General Bipin Rawat to succeed General Dalbir Singh as the new army chief

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat will take over as the new Indian Army chief on December 31, after General Dalbir Singh Suhag’s resignation. Also, the vice chief of air staff, Air Marshal BS Dhanoa has been made the new chief of the Indian Air Force. Lt Gen Bipin Rawat RELATED STORIES MS Dhoni’s Jharkhand school celebrates Golden Jubilee Himachal Pradesh: ‘Shikshak ... Read More »

UPSC Junior Engineer (JE) exam 2016: General Awareness quiz

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) works under the government of India to recruit staff for various posts in the various ministries and departments of the government and in subordinate offices. The commission also conducts examinations for the recruitment in various government departments of the country. We bring before you a short quiz, in order to test your knowledge for ... Read More »

Attorney General Lynch: Dallas shootings ‘an unfathomable tragedy’

Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Friday called the attack in Dallas an “unfathomable tragedy.” “This has been a week of profound grief and heartbreaking loss,” Lynch said. Her comments come after at least one attacker shot 12 police officers, five fatally, during a Thursday night protest over deadly police shootings of black men elsewhere. The attorney general said she was ... Read More »