UPSC Key-June 21, 2022: Know the relevance of ‘Education in India’ to ‘Highly stressed States’ to ‘Sand mining’ for UPSC CSE

FRONT PAGE At table reworking school curriculum: 24 with RSS links Sillabus: Preliminary Examination: Indian Polity and Governance-Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc. Mains Examination: General Studies II: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Key Points to Ponder: • … Read more

Muslim girls walk tight rope between education and religion as Mangalore University now cites high court order to ban hijab

Ashraf, a fruit seller in Uppinangady in the Mangaluru region of Karnataka, is a worried father. His daughter is currently pursuing a bachelor of arts (BA) degree in the Government First Grade College, Uppinangady and she is caught in the quagmire of the hijab controversy. Following a week of suspension, his daughter has now returned … Read more

Higher Education Institutions Have Major Responsibility Of Transforming Impressionable Youth: President

President Ram Nath Kovind President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday said that higher education institutions have a major responsibility of transforming the impressionable youth. “For this, we need to address their aspirations, as they are future leaders in various spheres of life,” he said, inaugurating the two-day conference of vice-chancellors of central universities and directors … Read more

Exam News in India 2022, Latest Education News 2022:

While the week buzzed with UPSC CSE 2021 results, in which the top three rankers were all women, this year, a lot more happened in the education sector of India. From state board results to introduction of UK’s High Potential Individual visa — here’s a quick recap. High Potential Individual visa The UK government has … Read more

Learning by experience: Finnish model of education is growing in India

In India, schools for children are usually the same for students across the country. Children wake up early, rush to school half-sleepy, rote-learn half of what is being taught, and then aimlessly complete their homework when they come back home. However, the scenario seems to be slowly changing with the introduction of the Finnish model … Read more

Decolonizing science in Indian education

India was imagined as a country that would be built on the principles of science and reason. However, in the initial years, it was a great challenge for the country to emerge with a collective rational consciousness. From Daulat Singh Kothari to Yash Pal, and now K Kasturirangan, we have kept our education in the … Read more

Top education news last week

As the CUET UG registration concludes, the UGC Chairman announced CUET for admissions to postgraduate programs too. Several state boards such as Goa, Karnataka released board results, in which girls outshined boys. While the state boards continued releasing results for the board classes, CISCE announced that from next year exams for the ICSE and ISC … Read more

Supreme Court’s verdict on NEET PG 2022, GUJCET 2022, state board results and more: Top education news last week

One of the biggest decisions that took place in the education sector this week was the Supreme Court’s dismissal of the plea regarding postponement of the NEET PG 2022 exam. In addition to that, state boards released results of board classes and universities are extending registration deadlines after NTA, too, extended registration deadline for CUET … Read more

Vice Prez Naidu exhorts students to use education for national development

The gymnasium hall of Panjab University (PU), Chandigarh, wore an absolute yellow-orange look on Friday as it welcomed the Vice President of India, M Venkaiah Naidu, the chief guest for PU’s 69th convocation ceremony on Friday morning. Vice president of India M Venkaiah Naidu handing over the degree to one of the students of Panjab … Read more

Interview: ‘Ireland’s education system has established a tradition of academic excellence’

From consistent global ranking to lower living expenses and better job opportunities and internships, the education system in Ireland offers the best to students looking to study in the country, said an official with Education in Ireland. In the latest edition of QS World University Rankings 2022, Trinity College Dublin scored better on parameters of … Read more