Huma Qureshi to walk Cannes’ red carpet alongside Kangana Ranaut, Deepika Padukone

The 71st Cannes Film Festival will be held from May 8-19. This year, acclaimed Indian actress-filmmaker Nandita Das’ directorial Manto, a biographical on controversial Urdu writer Saadat Hasan Manto, has made its way to the Un Certain Regard segment of the fest. By: IANS | Mumbai | Updated: May 6, 2018 9:07:54 am   Actor Huma Qureshi is […]

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Mumbai Officials Say They Have Plan To Lose World’s 4th Most Polluted Tag

Written by Imtiyaz Abdullah Samnani | Updated: May 06, 2018 23:13 IST   MUMBAI:  Mumbai ranks as the fourth most polluted mega city in the world, according to a recent World Health Organisation or WHO report, released on May 2. Maharashtra government officials however, have downplayed criticism of the city’s handling of its pollution problem, saying that Mumbai’s air quality was […]

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Reliance Jio launches Digital Champions programme for undergraduate students

The programme aims to share knowledge about digital solutions with the youth of the nation, build them as digital champions and contribute to their development. New Delhi: Jio on Friday introduced `Digital Champions`, a five-week student learning programme aimed at empowering today`s youth with the knowledge of leveraging digital technologies for businesses in the digital […]

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Pvt schools in Chandigarh have to declare income, can’t raise fees arbitrarily

Source: Press Trust of India, Chandigarh A private school or institute shall be competent to fix its fee and it may also increase the same after taking into account the need to generate funds to run the institution and to provide facilities necessary for the benefit of the students.(HT File) Private schools and other unaided educational […]

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AMU students boycott classes over Jinnah portrait row, internet services suspended

The district magistrate in Aligarh has ordered suspension of internet services in Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) as students on Friday decided to boycott classes for five days to protest police action against them on Thursday. The university is in the centre of a controversy over a portrait of Muhammad Ali Jinnah that has been on […]

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PM Modi sends IIT-Dhanbad student his golden garland in response to Twitter request

by:Subhash Mishra Hindustan Times, Dhanbad  Rabesh Kumar Singh never thought Prime Minister Narendra Modi will respond to his tweet asking for the golden garland he wore during a rally in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandla. But to his surprise, the research scholar at Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad, received a letter from the […]

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Inspiring! Dantewada shines in JEE results 2018

“18 children cleared the examination of JEE Mains. It’s a moment of great happiness for us. Efforts are that children sit for JEE Advance with full preparations,” By: FE Online | New Delhi | Published: May 3, 2018 4:24 PM Representational image (Reuters) Dantewada in Chhattisgarh is a place usually in the news for all the wrong reasons. […]

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Google announces additional grant of $3 million to support education in India

source: moneycontrol Google.org announced additional grants of USD 3 million to Central Square Foundation and The Teacher App on Thursday Moneycontrol News@moneycontrolcom Google.org announced additional grants of USD 3 million to Central Square Foundation and The Teacher App on Thursday. Together with partner NGOs, Google will help them scale their existing initiatives and fund content […]

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Code Word Developed by Ghaziabad Mom Saves 12-Year-Old Daughter From Abduction!

Source betterindia, by Rinchen Norbu Wangchuk Thousands of young Indians are abducted away from their families and forced into slavery every year, and little is known about their fate. Strict laws against the practice of child trafficking exist, but do little to prevent these cases. Most of these victims are girls under the age of 18 […]

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