IITs, IIMs In UP To Include Yoga In Curriculum

IITs in Chennai and Delhi have already included yoga in the curriculum.   Lucknow: Leading management and technical institutions in Uttar Pradesh will now have yoga classes for students and faculty members. These institutes are incorporating courses on yoga, spirituality and human values to help future managers maintain equanimity under pressure. Talking to IANS, a senior Read More

ICSI To Release CS Executive, CS Professional Result This Week

CS Professional result, and CS Executive result will be released this week   CS Result 2019: The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) will release the result for CS Professional Programme (Old and New Syllabus) and Executive Programme (Old and New Syllabus) Examinations held in June on August 25, 2019. While the result for the professional Read More

Education System Needs To Be Reoriented For Students To Become Innovators: Pranab Mukherjee

Education system needs to be reoriented for students to become innovators: Pranab Mukherjee (file) Kolkata:  Former president Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said the Indian education system needs to be “re-oriented” to enable students to become “risk takers and innovators”. Mr Mukherjee, during his address at a special convocation ceremony of Techno India University, advocated for Read More

Broadcom to Buy Symantec’s Enterprise Unit for $10.7 Billion in Software Push

Broadcom on Thursday announced that it is set to acquire Symantec’s enterprise security unit Highlights The acquisition is aimed to scale up Broadcom’s software business Last year, the chipmaker had attempted to acquire Qualcomm but failed The latest deal is expected to close in first quarter of fiscal year 2020 Chipmaker Broadcom said on Thursday Read More

Schools, Colleges Holiday Declared In 11 Kerala Districts, Exams Postponed

Kerala rains: Examinations of several universities and Kerala PSC have been postponed.   New Delhi:  After ‘red alert’ was sounded in several districts of Kerala where heavy rains, gusty winds and widespread landslips have wreaked havoc in several areas, a holiday has been declared for all educational institutions on August 9 (tomorrow) in 11 districts Read More

Karnataka Extends Option Submission Deadline For 2nd UG NEET Counselling

Karnataka UG NEET 2nd counselling option submission ends today Karnataka NEET Counselling 2019: Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has extended the date for applicants to submit options for second round of UG NEET counselling. NEET qualified candidates participating in the second round of counselling for state quota seats in Karnataka will be able to submit modify Read More

Five or More Hours of Smartphone Usage per Day May Increase Obesity: Study

In the 21st century everyone is hooked up with his smartphone, particularly young people, which lead to a decrease in physical activity, researchers have found. University students who used their smartphones five or more hours a day had a 43 percent increased risk of obesity and were more likely to have other lifestyle habits that Read More

Delhi Police Launches e-Learning Portal For Personnel Training

Delhi Police will be using advanced technology in imparting in-service training to its personnel New Delhi:  Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik launched the force’s e-learning portal NIPUN and training division website on Wednesday. Through the website, Delhi Police will be using advanced technology in imparting in-service training to its personnel, Suman Nalwa, Deputy Commissioner of Read More