Delhi Technological University to conduct end-semester examinations online

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: May 6, 2020 7:38:12 pm The exams would be held sometime this month but the schedule is not yet out. Representational image/ gettyimages.in  The Delhi Technological University (DTU) has decided to conduct all its end term examinations (ETE) for theory subjects in the online mode. The… Continue reading Delhi Technological University to conduct end-semester examinations online

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Delhi govt announces summer vacation for schools from May 11

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: May 6, 2020 7:32:20 pm Delhi schools will have summer vacations from May 11. Representational image/ file The Delhi government’s education department Wednesday declared summer vacation for schools run by it until the end of June. All schools in Delhi have been closed since mid-March as a… Continue reading Delhi govt announces summer vacation for schools from May 11

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Aarogya Setu IVRS launched for feature phones, landlines: How to use the service

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: May 6, 2020 7:21:47 pm Aarogya Setu IVRS launched for feature phones, landlines: Here’s how to use it (Express photo) The government of India launched its own contact tracing app, Aarogya Setu, developed by the Ministry of Electronics and IT last month. The key aim is to… Continue reading Aarogya Setu IVRS launched for feature phones, landlines: How to use the service

Person you were preparing to succeed MS Dhoni is serving water: Ashish Nehra on Rishabh Pant

By: Sports Desk | Published: May 6, 2020 7:00:50 pm In Frame: Former India skipper MS Dhoni and wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant (File Photo) Former India pacer Ashish Nehra feels that the selectors should be more patient with Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant. The 22-year-old who went through a rough patch last year failed to make a… Continue reading Person you were preparing to succeed MS Dhoni is serving water: Ashish Nehra on Rishabh Pant

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COVID-19 lockdown: How can schools reopen safely? UN agencies, World Bank issue guidelines

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: May 6, 2020 6:54:44 pm over 154 crore students are severely impacted by the closure of educational institutions ( Express Photo By Amit Mehra/ Representational image) Warning that widespread closures of educational facilities present an unprecedented risk to children’s education and wellbeing, the UN agencies have laid down… Continue reading COVID-19 lockdown: How can schools reopen safely? UN agencies, World Bank issue guidelines

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India has learnt to accept female athletes but still a long way to go: Sania Mirza

By: PTI | Published: May 6, 2020 6:53:05 pm Sania Mirza akes pride in the fact that many of India’s sporting stars, outside cricket, are women. (File Photo)  Path-breaking tennis ace Sania Mirza takes pride in the fact that many of India’s sporting stars, outside cricket, are women even though she believes that it will… Continue reading India has learnt to accept female athletes but still a long way to go: Sania Mirza

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China on track to send astronauts to Moon; new rocket’s test launch successful

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: May 6, 2020 6:18:18 pm The Long March 5B carrier rocket takes off from Wenchang Space Launch Center in Wenchang, Hainan Province, China May 5, 2020. (Image: China Daily via REUTERS) In a major development, China has launched a new rocket and a prototype deep-space spacecraft. The state media reported the… Continue reading China on track to send astronauts to Moon; new rocket’s test launch successful

Amazon Prime members in India get free access to some interesting mobile games

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: May 6, 2020 6:18:51 pm Amazon will refresh the selection of games on a regular basis and add new freebies every month, the company stated. (Image: Amazon) Amazon India already offers an array of benefits to its Prime members. Today, the company has added another beneficial benefit… Continue reading Amazon Prime members in India get free access to some interesting mobile games

The Buddha’s message, for a better world

Written by Arjun Ram Meghwal | Published: May 6, 2020 6:02:55 pm  The adoption of the “middle path” by avoiding extreme positions as taught by Buddha leads to realising the truth which further leads to avoiding conflict, reconciliation of different viewpoints, and achieving consensus. (Photo courtesy: PTI)  “Buddha” denotes one who as attained enlightenment and… Continue reading The Buddha’s message, for a better world

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Applications open for IIT-Madras’ Post Baccalaureate Fellowship, check details

By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: May 6, 2020 5:55:56 pm IIT Madras campus The Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (RBC-DSAI) at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has invited applications for its Post Baccalaureate Fellowship Program. The RBC-DSAI, claims IIT-Madras, deals with Data Science and Artificial Intelligence… Continue reading Applications open for IIT-Madras’ Post Baccalaureate Fellowship, check details

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