digitalLEARNING Magazine | Weekly Newsletter | 19 November 2020 | Volume 16 | Issue 121
Pokhriyal lauds educational institutions for conducting final year exams
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank hailed educational institutions for conducting final year college exams successfully in the country amid the coronavirus pandemic. The minister also praised educational institutes and teachers for switching to online platforms for teaching during the pandemic.Read More >
AICTE: Institutes to decide on tech degree nomenclature
The All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) will not be providing equivalence of nomenclatures for different engineering and technology branches for higher education or faculty recruitment purposes. The council said it is for the institution to take a call on them.Read More >
Stanford University lists world’s top 2% scientists, 36 from 2 IITs
According to US- based Standford University, at least 14 scientists from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) – Banaras Hindu University have figured among the top 2% scientists in a global list.
PM Modi: Responsibility to realise Swami Vivekananda’s vision
Unveiling a statue of Swami Vivekananda on Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus in the national capital, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that one should be proud of one’s ideology but should not let it eclipse the national interest.
Puducherry starts free breakfast scheme for school students
The Congress-ruled Puducherry on Thursday rolled out a free breakfast scheme for school students. The state govt named after the late DMK President M Karunanidhi, saying it was a “fitting tribute” to his efforts to ensure States’ rights.