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Why Harvard and Other foreign universities Must be Allowed Into India

NDTV | Opinion | Dr. Shashi Tharoor MP | June 23, 2015 |

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2014-15 are just out, and once again, not a single Indian University features in the top 200 Universities of the world. 1,286 more words

India

After mega celebrations, government plans Rs 500 crore boost for yoga, Sushmi Dey,TNN | Jun 23, 2015, 01.18 AM IST

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NEW DELHI: The massive yoga day celebrations at Rajpath on Sunday could mark a new push for popularizing the discipline across the country. The ministry of Ayush is now working on a detailed proposal to promote as well as regulate yoga across the country. 83 more words

Education

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants foreign universities to come to India

Business Insider India | Jun 9, 2015 |

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to make his most important involvement in the country’s higher education scene. 172 more words

India

After the storm

Some thoughts on the IIT Madras de-recognition controversy and its aftermath

The controversy surrounding de-recognition of Ambedkar Periyar Study Circle is (hopefully) over after the club has been reinstated to its previous status of being an institute recognised independent club. 2,487 more words

General

Over 100 universities allowed by UGC to offer open and distance learning (ODL) programmes

Economic Times | By PTI | 1 Jun, 2015 |

NEW DELHI: University Grants Commission (UGC) has allowed over hundred universities in the country to continue offering academic programmes through open and distance learning (ODL) mode for the next academic year 2015-16. 164 more words

India

APSC Derecognition By IITM Justified!

The derecognition if APSC of IITM triggered a huge political debate all over with news channel organising quarrel at their Prime Time. Freedom of speech is the subject being discussed which has been “violated” on the order of the director of IITM on “recomendation” of MHRD.  252 more words

Internal Politics