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e-UGshala initiative to be launched in December

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said e-UGshala initiative will be launched on December 25 to enable open access to digitised contents for undergraduate learning. The minister also talked about making the e-pathshala available on mobile phones to enable access to children in remote areas. After digitisation of the ...

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IITs waive fee for physically challenged

Another proposal by IIT Joint Admission Board (JAB) to increase the quota of students appearing for JEE (Advanced) from 1.5 lakh to 2 lakh has been approved. The minister insisted that the interests of socially and economically weaker sections should be protected at all costs. The council has also approved ...

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Five major announcements during Modi-Merkel Meet

Europe’s largest economy Germany and Asia’s third largest economy India have a healthy bi-lateral economic relations despite the sluggish speed of concluding Indo-EU Free Trade Agreement. As Indian Prime Minister Modi’s most of the policies such as Make in India or Digital India, are focused on making India a manufacturing ...

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Indian languages at German Educational Institutions

News Germany will now promote Indian languages including Sanskrit in its educational institutions Human Resource Development Ministry decided to discontinue teaching of German as an alternative to Sanskrit and showcased it as national interests. At G-20 summit in Brisbane in November last year this issue is being raised and criticized ...

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