free hit counter
 
  Top Stories     Other
IIM-B appoints Dr Devi Shetty chairperson of Board of Governors
?It is a matter of immense happiness that one of the most well-known and respected persons in the field of medicine and in the business of hospital management, Dr Devi Prasad Shetty, is IIMB?s Chairperson,? said IIM Bangalore director.
CBSE amends affiliation by-laws, leaves infrastructural audit to states
The CBSE has 20,783 schools affiliated to it across the country and abroad, with over 1.9 crore students and more than 10 lakh teachers.
Top stipend of Rs 3.2 lakh; average stipend of Rs 2.1 lakh for two-month internship during MDI Gurgaon summer placements
Last year?s highest stipend of Rs 3 lakh for two months was offered by Godrej, while the average and median stipends were Rs 1.95 lakh and Rs 1.85 lakh respectively.
Girls get the power to refuse child marriage

In West Bengal, girls are being empowered to refuse early marriage thanks to a state government initiative that enables them to stay longer in school. The Kanyashree Prakalpa scheme has been remarkably successful in curbing child marriage and promoting girl child education, says Saadia Azim.


The skills journey: A long history but no destination in sight

In the second and concluding part of his exposition on India’s skill development efforts, Shambhu Ghatak traces the journey under the UPA and NDA governments, only to find that while the thrust remains the same, the end is far from sight.


The gap between where we are and where we want to be

The Skill India Mission aims to provide skills training to around 402 million people by the year 2022. In the first of a two-part series, Shambhu Ghatak upholds estimates of skilled workforce from various reports to highlight the yawning gap that needs to be bridged.