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Improving Our Educational Standing In The World Means Doubling-Down On What Works

As any business leader will tell you, we live in a global world. We know today’s students will one day compete in it when they enter the workplace. That’s why U.S. scores released this week on an international exam are so troubling. The performance of America’s 15-year-olds in math on the 2018 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) was below ... Read More »

Maruti S-Cross Petrol in the works: Will the Hyundai Creta feel the heat?

Maruti Suzuki, it seems is all set to introduce a petrol-engined version of the S-Cross, a crossover that is doing  pretty well in terms of sales numbers. An ad on Google shows the Maruti S-Cross Petrol variant and also offers  prospective buyers a test drive. The ad also indicates that the starting price of the Maruti S-Cross Petrol would be  ... Read More »

Honda Amaze platform-based Maruti Vitara Brezza & Hyundai Creta rivaling SUVs: In the works for India

Honda has begun work on two new SUVs for the Indian car market. Both SUVs will be built on the 2UA platform of the new Honda Amaze compact sedan. This platform supports large wheel wells and tall wheels, the two major requirements of an SUV. One of the new SUVs will be a sub-4 meter offering, meant to compete with ... Read More »

PureVPN review: It works well if you don’t mind virtual server locations

P2P allowed: Yes—select countries Business location: Hong Kong (officially) Number of servers: 750+ [ Further reading: How the new age of antivirus software will protect your PC ] Number of country locations: 142* Cost: $10.95 per month, or $78 for two years Here’s the thing about VPNs: They’re built on trust. Before you pay a company to secure your internet traffic you need to trust ... Read More »

Odisha: Life and works of Biju Patnaik to be part of school syllabus

State school and mass education minister Debi Prasad Mishra said the government has planned to include the former chief minister’s biography in the high school syllabus as part of the state’s tribute to the legendary leader on his birth centenary In picture, Former Chief Minister of Odisha Biju Patnaik RELATED STORIES National Education Policy: Government to announce committee in 10 ... Read More »

‘New Day’ In Lung Cancer As Merck Drug Shines, Works With Chemo

COPENHAGEN: Merck & Co scored a double hit on Sunday with new clinical data showing its Keytruda immunotherapy offered big benefits in previously untreated lung cancer patients, either when given on its own or with chemotherapy. As a monotherapy, Keytruda halved the risk of disease progression and cut overall deaths by 40 percent compared to chemotherapy alone in pre-selected patients ... Read More »

Android 7.0 Nougat update for OnePlus 3 in works; OnePlus X Marshmallow update coming next week

OnePlus has revealed that they are “actively working” on Android 7.0 Nougat update for the OnePlus 3. The revelation was made by company executives who did an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session over on Reddit. They, however, didn’t share an exact timeline for the roll-out of the update. The Chinese company made another important revelation during the session – the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A9 (2017) said to be in the works as well

If you recall, late last month, the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017), Galaxy A5 (2017), and Galaxy A7 (2017) were reportedly confirmed. Now, according to a new rumor out of China, the South Korean company is working on another 2017 edition Galaxy A series phone. Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) The rumor, which comes in the form of a Weibo post, says ... Read More »

Meet Raghuram Rajan’s teacher who now works for tribal people of Madhya Pradesh

Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan was once the student of ex-IIT Delhi professor Alok Sagar, who left his prestigious IIT job in 1982 to serve the tribal people of Madhya Pradesh. In brief: Know about this noble person The Professor did his Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering and also pursued Master’s from IIT Delhi. After completing PhD from Houston University, Texas, ... Read More »

How Google nearby works, and the way you may take benewiwireless of it

commonly to get Android devices speaking to every other you have to monkey round with Bluetooth, log into a few app or any other, or tap them together and wish that NFC magically does the relaxation. it is ahassle. that is in which Google close by comes into the photograph. This criminally underutilized function of Android can allow two devices ... Read More »