Tag Archives: Indian

Japan and Punjab University organised seminar: Indian students are welcomed in Japan

At the event, Daisue Kodama, First Secretary of Embassy of Japan in New Delhi, spoke of how Japan’s universities are quite welcoming and friendly towards international students and shows welcoming spirit especially to Indian diasporas. Image Source: The University Of Japan RELATED STORIES President to give best university award to JNU Delhi: Official suspended for misrepresentation of facts about school ... Read More »

Government starts registration of Indian students studying abroad

The step was taken so that the government can better advise these students in times of need. The Students Registration Module on the Indian students studying in various countries has been placed within the ministry’s MADAD portal (the Consular Services Management System RELATED STORIES India to build multi-ethnic school in Sri Lanka No fellowship to non-NET candidates: UGC CBSE won’t ... Read More »

CBSE won’t apply its 3 Indian language plan for Class 10 Board exam till 2020

A senior official said that “even if the new plan is approved by the ministry and CBSE starts working on the scheme it would not” happen before 2019-20. RELATED STORIES Congress MP raises issue of student suicide in RS NEET UG 2017 Urdu Row: Students organisation to file petition in SC Civil aviation ministry approved mechanical and avionics aircraft courses ... Read More »


Vijay Pandurang Bhatkar, 70, has been appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor of Nalanda University, Rajgir, in Bihar. President Pranab Mukherjee, in his capacity as visitor to Nalanda University, named Bhatkar for the post with effect from January 25. Nalanda University gets a new vice-chancellor RELATED STORIES Rajasthan: Chapter on demonetisation to be included in high school syllabus UPSC CDS (I) ... Read More »

Ireland emerging as good destination for Indian students

The safe and welcoming ecosystem of Ireland besides its excellence in the academic field are some of the primary reasons that attract Indian students. Ireland is considered as one of the safest and friendliest countries in the world. Representational image RELATED STORIES Osmania university Centenary Celebrations should be held on a grand scale, says Telangana CM Kerala: Education sector is ... Read More »

Indian-American IT entrepreneur to fund Indian journalist

A candidate who has three years of professional experience as a journalist and employed as a journalist by an independent news media organisation in India can apply for the fellowship Journalist Fellowship RELATED STORIES Kerala government offers 70 acres land to set up IIT Palakkad free of cost Microsoft Research India’s researchers named ACM fellows Modi government to boost higher ... Read More »

6 healthy Indian foods that keep you warm during winters

TNN | December 10, 2016 1/76 healthy Indian foods that keep you warm during winters 0 As the temperature continues to drop down, so does our energy level. When you’re exposed to freezing temperatures over a period of time, your metabolism slows down to conserve energy and heat. At times like these, a walk down the stairs or standing in ... Read More »

70 mn Indian women consume smokeless tobacco, many to kill hunger

70 mn Indian women consume smokeless tobacco, many to kill hunger A whopping 70 million Indian women above age 15 use smokeless tobacco (SLT), which alone constitutes 63 per cent of the world’s SLT consumption, according to a Union Health Ministry report on SLT. The first-ever comprehensive report by the ministry, launched at the ongoing World Health Organization’s (WHO) Framework ... Read More »

Indian researcher wins the German Green Talent award

A 29-year-old Indian research scholar from the National University of Singapore won the German Green Talent award. Shamik Chowdhury, who is doing his PhD in environmental engineering was among the 25 scholars, who were awarded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research for their innovative green ideas. Why was he awarded? The young research scholar was awarded for ... Read More »

‘Samsung Galaxy On8’ moniker spotted on Indian retailer’s website

Flipkart – one of India’s top e-commerce marketplaces – is gearing up for its annual Big Billion Day sale event, and as part of it, the company has put up a dedicated page for the event on its website. As you’d expect, the page contains all the essential details related to the event, but what caught our attention is the ... Read More »