Education

Sushma Verma: The Lucknow girl with an MSc at 15

At the age of 15, Sushma Verma completed her Master's degree in Microbiology from Lucknow University.In a country where girls are discouraged from goi...

NEET 2017: DMK MP requests PM Modi to help exempt Tamil Nadu students from the exam

A legislation was passed in the Tamil Nadu Assembly for exempting the state from the purview of National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET). In orde...

Safety first: IIT Bombay to conduct a course on road safety for government engineers

Concerned over the growing number of highway accidents, the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) is chalking out plans with IIT (Ind...

Dead rat found in midday meal, 9 admitted to hospital

Education Minister Manish Sisodia said that a rat was found in a utensil full of curry following which an announcement was made that no one should eat...

US university receives $1.5 million grant for Jainism studies

WASHINGTON: An Indian-origin philanthropist in the US has made a grant of $1.5 million to a prestigious American University to advance studies in Jain...