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UPSC prepones next year’s civil services prelims exam

New Delhi: The civil services preliminary examination, to select IAS and IPS officers among others, will be held in June instead of August next year. It is after the gap of three years that Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will be conducting the examination in June, rather than August. The civil services preliminary examination, 2017, is scheduled to be held ... Read More »

Teachers should not be engaged in non-academic activities: CBSE to schools

New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has written to all schools affiliated to it stating that teachers should not be involved in activities other than teaching, conducting exams or evaluation. The CBSE letter in this regard came after the issue of teachers being engaged in non-academic activities by schools was raised in the high profile Central Advisory ... Read More »

Yale offers scholarship for high school students

New Delhi: The Yale Young Global Scholars Programme (YYGS) for the year 2017 is now open for school students of Class 10 and 11 and they can apply, the university said on Thursday. YYGS is an academic enrichment and leadership development programme that brings together outstanding high school students from around the world for intensive two-week sessions on the Yale ... Read More »

AIIMS to procure machinery, equipment worth Rs 250 crore

New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will procure machinery and equipment worth Rs 250 crore in the financial year 2016-17, a statement said on Saturday. According to the premier hospital, the expenditure incurred till September this year stands at Rs 75 crore, and it has processed over 300 tenders for procurement. It also said ... Read More »