Ancient ironsmiths highly skilled in Material Science

The Iron Pillar of Delhi has attracted the attention of materials scientists because of its high resistance to corrosion and has been called a testimony to the high level of skill achieved by the ancient Indian iron smiths in the extraction and proce

22 Feb 2019, 12:57 AM IST

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Studying medical course abroad

Medicine has always been a lucrative and noble profession around the world Medical is a profession aimed towards promoting a healthier society in general, requires the course struc
22 Feb 2019, 12:29 AM IST

How to make a terrarium

A terrarium is a collection of live plants, usually in a glass or plastic container, with a balance of light and air that allows them to grow without needing the usual care house p
22 Feb 2019, 12:24 AM IST

Boman Irani shares secrets of success with youth

Equipping college students with the tools for success in life is more than mastering sciences and engineering To add the missing ingredients, New Horizon College of Engineering in
21 Feb 2019, 01:49 AM IST

Nickelodeon launches School Contact Programme

With exam season just around the corner, Nickelodeon is all set to get kids to up the entertainment volume and let out the exam stress with their favourite Nickelodeon toons Rudra
21 Feb 2019, 01:45 AM IST

9 lakh classrooms to have digital blackboards by 2022: Javadekar

The Human Resource Development Ministry on Wednesday launched Operation Digital Blackboard, under which nine lakh classrooms in schools and colleges across the country will be equi
21 Feb 2019, 01:40 AM IST

Winds of change in Delhi government schools

Schools run by Delhi government have had a makeover which few thought was possible When the Aam Aadmi Party AAP came to power in February 2015 it made a pledge to bring about farre
21 Feb 2019, 01:31 AM IST

PISA will help India move to competency-based learning

The rotebased learning dominant in Indian schools has to be replaced with a competencybased one and PISA will help India do just that, says the top OECD official who signed an agre
21 Feb 2019, 01:26 AM IST

GITAMITE wins two gold medals

Muddangula Swathi, second year BTech student of GITAM Deemedtobe University, Hyderabad made the GITAMites proud by bagging two gold medals at the National KickBoxing Championship
21 Feb 2019, 01:17 AM IST

Kids spending more time in front of TV than on smart devices

In the age of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets, young children are spending more time watching television than ever before, according to a study Researchers from Flor
21 Feb 2019, 01:13 AM IST

Want a high paying job? Here's what you should specialise in…

Digital skills are to 2019 what computer engineering skills were 1015 years back Information technology companies are now ready to shell out significantly higher amounts to acquire
21 Feb 2019, 01:04 AM IST

Learn about storms

Weve all experienced thunderstorms at one time for another Although some parts of the US average 10 or less a year, a few areas have 100 or more to make up for it Meteorologists, s
21 Feb 2019, 12:58 AM IST

SRM AP focuses on bringing active learning forum into classrooms

SRM University AP, Amaravati announced collaboration with Minerva Schools, San Francisco, to bring in Active Learning forum to its students and faculty Minerva project works on Co
20 Feb 2019, 12:52 AM IST

UoH ties up with poll panel for Festival of Democracy

The Election Commission of India, in a first of its kind activity in the leadup to the forthcoming general elections, entered into a partnership with the University of Hyderabad U
20 Feb 2019, 12:46 AM IST

Climate change making summer weather stormier: Study

Climate change is shifting the energy in the atmosphere that fuels summertime weather, which may lead to stronger thunderstorms and more stagnant conditions for regions of the Nort
20 Feb 2019, 12:39 AM IST

4 Indian education tech start-ups to compete for global prize

Four elearning and education technology startups from India are among 30 global finalists to compete for the Next Billion EdTech Prize, to be announced next month Indias Augmented
20 Feb 2019, 12:34 AM IST

IIIT-H ‘R&D Showcase 2019’ on Feb 23

The R D Showcase 2019 will showcase exhibits and demonstrate research projects that represent IIITHs most recent developments in research and innovation in technology
20 Feb 2019, 12:25 AM IST

Combating staff stress key concern for employers in India

Lack of employees physical activity and stress are top lifestyle risk factors identified by employers in India, according to a study
20 Feb 2019, 12:19 AM IST

Activities with snowflakes

Its the perfect time of year to learn about snowflakes One of the best ways to do this is to collect real snowflakes and use a magnifying glass or microscope to study them up close
20 Feb 2019, 12:13 AM IST

How students can beat exam stress and score better

Most often, it is the children who have set high expectations for themselves Or, their parents guardians have certain parameters that they want their children to achieve
20 Feb 2019, 12:01 AM IST

Karadi Tales shortlisted for London Book Fair Awards

Ahead of the 48th annual London Book Fair, the shortlist for the International Excellence Awards for publishers has been announced Chennaibased childrens publishing house Karadi Ta
19 Feb 2019, 01:15 AM IST

Ireland attracting Indian students

With a sizeable portion of Indian students making Ireland a most preferred destination for higher education, Education in Ireland, is organizing number of education fairs spanning
19 Feb 2019, 01:09 AM IST

Graduates, do you have these job skills?

Over the past decade, there has been a decrease in the number of students getting employed According to the NASSCOM McKinsey report, only 26 per cent of Indias engineering graduate
19 Feb 2019, 01:04 AM IST

Rockets and space exploration

Space exploration would be impossible without rockets It takes something very powerful and fast to break the grip of the earths gravity Explore how rockets work by building some of
19 Feb 2019, 01:02 AM IST

Anti-defection law legislation, a half-baked exercise

Defection in literal sense means floorcrossing by a member of one political party to another party The politics of defection is unequivocally a bane to the parliamentary system in
18 Feb 2019, 11:59 PM IST

CMA students showcase their talents at state-level convention

About 900 CMA Cost and Management Accountancy students and commerce students from Hyderabad and surrounding areas gathered at The Institute of Engineers, Khairatabad, Hyderabad, f
16 Feb 2019, 01:18 AM IST

AI can help improve understanding of Earth science

Artificial Intelligence AI can significantly improve our understanding of the climate and Earth science, says a study by German scientists
16 Feb 2019, 01:12 AM IST

TV-time in class? Textbooks come alive in Gujarat's schools

In a small school near Bhuj in Gujarat, a group of class five students sit attentively in class, their eyes glued to an LCD screen The opened science books on their laps have come
16 Feb 2019, 01:09 AM IST

Weather basics

Our daily weatherwarm, sunny, windy, cold, rainy, snowyis dependent on many factors in the earths atmosphere The atmosphere surrounds Earth, going up for more than 300 miles until
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IIIT-H opens admissions for undergraduate programmes

The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad IIITH announced the opening of admission process to its undergraduate programs for the academic year 201920
15 Feb 2019, 02:51 AM IST

CBSE chief reaches out to students

Let your minds web browser be loose, download competencies and life skills, firewall all distractions while concentrating on studies and treat exams as URLs of your lives, is the m
15 Feb 2019, 12:39 AM IST

BRAOU two-day global meet on from tomorrow

Dr B R Ambedkar Open University BRAOU, Department of History, Faculty of Social Sciences, in collaboration with Deccan History Society is organising a two day international confere
15 Feb 2019, 12:36 AM IST

Cricket stadium inaugurated at GITAM

The newly developed stateoftheart GITAM Cricket Stadium at GITAM Deemed to be University was inaugurated by BCCI Selection Committee Seniors Chairman MSK Prasad here on Tuesday in
13 Feb 2019, 01:29 AM IST

Faridabad students win Microsoft’s Asia contest, set eyes on US finals

It was an apt moment for the Indian tricolour to fly high as the student team from Faridabadbased Manav Rachna Institute of Research and Studies won the Microsoft Imagine Cup Asia
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CBSE adopts TETRA software for level playing field in exams

The Central Board of Secondary Education CBSE has been using digital technology to create as much of a level playing field as possible for students who feel unduly penalised by a d
13 Feb 2019, 01:17 AM IST

IIIT-H to teach students computational thinking skills

IIITHyderabad will be conducting its annual Student Technology Education Programme STEP for school students in Grades 710 from May 6 to 31
13 Feb 2019, 01:13 AM IST

Novel device to detect low fluoride in water

Researchers have built a new device to accurately measure fluoride concentrations using only a few drops of water with even low contamination, finds a new study
13 Feb 2019, 01:09 AM IST