TEJASWI/ STI Correspondent AIM of the "Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana" The "Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana" (KVPY) is a program started in 1999 by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India to encourage students in studying Basic Sciences and to opt research career in Science. The aim of the program is to identify and encourage talented and motivated students to pursue career in research. KVPY Fellowship for how many Years ? This program aims to assist the students to realize their potential and to ensure that the best scientific talent is groomed for research and development in the country. Generous fellowship and contingency grant are provided to the selected KVPY Fellows up to the pre Ph.D. level or 5 years whichever is earlier. I...
HRD Ministry Constitutes a Nine Members Committee Searching Exercise Carried for Last 30 Months 26, 000 People Gave Their Views Online Suvash C Choudhary / Chief Editor NEW DELHI : The committee for preparation of final draft of National Education Policy has been constituted under the Chairmanship of eminent Scientist Padma Vibhushan Dr K. Kasturirangan. The other members of the committee are: Dr. Vasudha Kamat a prominent academician from the field of education technology who has contributed extensively towards school education. She was also Vice-Chancellor of SNDT University Mumbai Shri K.J. Alphonse holds administrative experience of practical challenges in implementation of school education reforms. He was instrumental in achieving 100 % literacy rate in Kottayam an
NEW DELHI : Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports shri Vijay Goel has congratulated Shrikanth Kidambi on winning the Australian Open Badminton Super Series. In a message Shri Goel said, “Srikanth’s performance has been truly exceptional and his recent wins have made the nation proud. I shall be delighted to meet and honour him very soon. We are committed towards development of every game and our Sports Ministry along with SAI will provide complete support to all players and support staff”.Shri Goel also reiterated that his Ministry’s doors are open 24x7 to provide help, support and best facilities to our sportspersons. India has been doing well in the field of sports; from securing a place in the top 100 of the FIFA ranking in football, to winning the Kabaddi World Cup 2016 and ev
New Delhi : K. K. CHOUDHURY, CONTROLLER OF EXAMINATIONS CBSE has issued a CORRIGENDUM regarding Extension of dates in respect of Verification and Obtaining Photocopy ofthe Evaluated Answer Book(s) for the candidates who have appeared under Secondary School (Class X) Examination, 2017 Scheme-2 (i.e.Board based) and for the candidates who have appeared under Senior School Certificate (Class XII) Examination, 2017. In a press release he has reiterated that in order to avoid inconvenience to the students, this information for all the stakeholders is released . He has clarified that dates for applying for Verification and Obtaining Photocopy of the Evaluated Answer Books(s) have been extended for Class-X Scheme -2 (i.e. Board based) and Class-XII Examinations-2017. According to him the las
National Commission for Protection of Child Rights enhanced the scope of POCSO New Delhi : Child victims of cyber crimes can now lodge their complaints at National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR)’s POCSO e-box. Considering the growing menace of cyber crimes targeting children, NCPCR has now enhanced the scope of POCSO e-box to handle cyber bullying, cyber stalking, morphing of images and child pornography. Child victims themselves or their friends, parents, relatives or guardians can report cyber crimes by pressing the e-box button available at the Commission’s website, www.ncpcr.gov.in They can also register their complaints on email id: email@example.com or mobile no.: 9868235077. Child abuse is finding new forms and channels through mobile and digital
Chandigarh June 23: Haryana Government has granted permission to Bhagat Phool Singh (BPS) Government Medical College for Women, Khanpur Kalan, Sonepat to apply to Medical Council of India (MCI), Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare for increase of MBBS intake from 100 to 150. While stating this here today, an official spokesman said that Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal has approved a proposal in this regard. He said that the additional infrastructure and staff including members of teaching faculty would be created for additional 50 seats of MBBS per year. The Director, Bhagat Phool Singh (BPS) Government Medical College for Women, Khanpur Kalan, Sonepat has been asked to apply MCI well in time, he added.
Sriharikota/ New Delhi : ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C38 successfully launched the 712 kg Cartosat-2 Series Satellite along with 30 co-passenger satellites today from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. This is the thirty ninth consecutively successful mission of PSLV.PSLV-C38 lifted off at 0929 hrs (9:29 am) IST, as planned, from the First Launch Pad. After a flight of about 16 minutes, the satellites achieved a polar Sun Synchronous Orbit of 505 km inclined at an angle of 97.44 degree to the equator (very close to the intended orbit) and in the succeeding seven and a half minutes, all the 31 satellites successfully separated from the PSLV in a predetermined sequence beginning with Cartosat-2 series satellite, followed by NIUSAT and 29 customer satellites. T