May 03, 2016    0

The last date to apply for 171 teaching posts lying vacant in teaching departments of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) has been extended till May 23.

The date has been extended by following new rules laid down by the University Grants Commission (UGC) for candidates pursuing PhD.
Acting Vice Chancellor Prof Ashutosh Mishra said, "As per new UGC...
May 03, 2016    0

Professor Ravindra Kumar the senior most Professor among the Directors of the School of Studies took over as the Vice Chancellor (In-charge) of the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), succeeding Professor Nageshwar Rao.

Prof Nageshwar Rao has been appointed as the VC of Uttarakhand Open University.
Prof. Ravindra Kumar a noted Historian has served for more than three decades and has served been in IGNOU for last 22...
May 03, 2016    0

The Andhra Pradesh government is likely to extend the service of government teachers and lecturers, who are due to retire this year, till the end of the academic year 2016-17.

The state government has already increased the retirement age of over 4 lakh teachers in the state from 58 to 60 years. The latest proposal to extend the service till the end of the academic year...
May 03, 2016    0

The Supreme Court of India has constituted a three member oversight committee with Justice RM Lodha (Former Chief Justice of India) as the head to oversee the functioning of the Medical Council of India (MCI).

The other members of the committee are Vinod Rai (Former CAG of India) as well as Prof S.K Sareen (Director, ILBS) to oversee all the activities of MCI for the next year.
A five judge constitution...
May 01, 2016    0

The University Grants Commission (UGC), Chairman Prof Ved Prakash has assured the universities that, as research and innovations are at the heart of developmental perspectives in higher education, UGC will support such activities in all the way and there is no death of resources for the same.

Chairman said that there is serious need for insightful minds to undertake interdisciplinary research, which is the need of the hour.
While addressing the 4th annual convocation of Rani Channamma...
May 01, 2016    0

Soon no male teacher below the age of 50 years will be posted in an all-girls school in Haryana as per a state government proposal.

The Haryana Cabinet approved the Draft Teachers Transfer Policy of School Education Department which also mentions pooling in of retired teachers to avoid concentration of teachers in some schools....
May 01, 2016    0

The Aligarh Muslim University has suspended twelve students for their alleged involvement in the April 23 campus violence that claimed two lives.

Proctor Mohsin Khan ordered the heads of their hostels to have the rusticated students' rooms vacated immediately.
Following the order, consultant PRO Rahat Abrar said, "The suspended students and...
May 01, 2016    0

The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the University of Delhi University and the Gujarat University to search and provide information on degrees earned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, who had criticised the functioning of the transparency panel.

Information commissioner M Sridhar Acharyulu also directed the Prime Minister's Office to provide "specific number and year" of the degrees earned by the Prime Minister to his alma mater - Delhi...
Apr 28, 2016    0

The British Council today launched its new approach to teacher education and development, ‘Teaching for Success’, and underpinned Continuing Professional Development (CPD) frameworks for teacher educators and teachers.

The CPD framework for teachers is the organising principle of ‘Teaching for Success’, complemented by the CPD framework for teacher educators. Together, these frameworks represent the British Council...
Apr 28, 2016    0

The Delhi University Teachers Association (DUTA) Executive, in its recent meeting discussed the matter of Dr. G. N. Saibaba, Associate Professor, RLA College.

The DUTA Executive condemns the alleged attacks on Dr. G. N. Saibaba and other teachers of the college and the failure of the administration in preventing such incidents.