Students completing MBBS in Haryana to serve for two years in govt hospitals

Chandigarh Students completing MBBS studies from government medical colleges in Haryana will now have to put in compulsory service for two years at state-run hospitals. Health minister Anil Vij has said this will help minimise shortage of doctors in the state. He was presiding over a meeting of the Haryana Medical […]

This racing car by IIT students is probably the first ever safe sports car made in India

According to reports, the vehicle is powered by a 600cc petrol internal combustion engine. This racing car by IIT students is probably the first ever safe sports car made in India (Representational Image)         Students at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) -Gwahati have developed a new […]

Students must rebel, challenge status quo: Prakash Javadekar

Prakash Javadekar was given the charge of the HRD ministry after Tuesday’s cabinet reshuffle. Photo: PTI New Delhi: India lacks in innovation in education as children are discouraged to ask questions in schools something which should not be allowed to go on, the newly appointed human resources development minister Prakash […]

New Zealand denies visas to thousands of Indian students

According to figures provided under the Official Information Act, 51 institutions, including half of the country’s polytechnics, have visa decline rates for Indian students of more than 30%. Photo: iStock Melbourne: New Zeland has denied visas to thousands of Indian students after immigration authorities determined that most of the applicants […]

IIT students to get interest free education loans for 5 years

The annual tuition fee for undergraduate students was increased from Rs90,000 per year earlier to Rs200,000 per year effective from the 2016-17 academic year. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint New Delhi: All students of the elite Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) whose annual family income is less thanRs.9 lakh will be eligible […]