UGC seeks fresh nominations for appointment of vice chairman

New Delhi Dec 6:  The HRD Ministry today sought fresh nominations for the post of vice chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC), weeks after it disbanded a selection panel after sitting on its recommendations for over six months.

The higher education regulator has been functioning without a regular chairperson…

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Heriot-Watt hosts influential clean cold chain workshop in Delhi

London December 05,2017  :  Heriot-Watt University is set to host a roundtable in Delhi on how to deploy clean cold chains to help India’s farming and food sectors without creating unintended environmental consequences
The discussion on Wednesday, 6 December will make a major contribution to refining plans for…

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Delhi University To Launch Course In Cyber Security 'Shortly'

New Delhi Dec 5 : Having received necessary approvals from statutory bodies, the Delhi University (DU) is “shortly” going to launch a year-long course in cyber security, it said on Monday.


“The University of Delhi with approval of statutory bodies is shortly launching one year post-graduate diploma in…

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Indian policy influencers work with Birmingham on clean cooling plan

London November 29, 2017:  Influential policymakers from India worked with University of Birmingham and other UK academic and industry experts to develop a working blueprint that could help the country’s agriculture and food sectors tackle the challenge posed by ever-increasing global demands for cooling.

The plan will see…

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Hadiya back in Salem college

Chennai, Nov 29:  A day after the apex court freed her from her father’s custody and ordered her institution to allow her to continue her education, Hadiya is back in her college in Salem in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday, according to reports reaching here.

Salem is around 340 km…

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