Education Budget 2019: Experts comment on national research foundation to major start-up tax benefits

Union Budget 2019: The Education Budget 2019 looks very impressive with special focus on research and skill development along with plans to set up a Higher Education Commission. Here are the pros and cons noted by education experts. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented her maiden budget speech on Friday where […]

Draft National Education Policy 2019: Govt Is Positive Yet Cautious With Edtech

As the basic building block of the country’s growth, education in India has been constantly evolving its teaching methods with several startups at the forefront of this revolution. According to Inc42 Datalabs,there were 3,500 edtech startups in India in 2018. Between 2014 to 2018, 182 edtech startups were funded with a total of […]

Firstpost elevates Munaf Merchant to National Head, Sales, Firstpost News Cluster

Munaf Merchant Digital news platform Firstpost has announced the elevation of Munaf Merchant to National Head, Sales, Firstpost News Cluster at Network18 Digital. Merchant will be responsible for developing marketing strategies and leading the team towards achieving a high-performance sales environment for Firstpost and Tech2. Having been associated with Firstpost for over five years now, Merchant possesses an experience […]

National Ayurveda Day: Can the Taste of a Food Item Affect Your Health?

Ayurveda is a goldmine of remedies and health-benefiting concoctions that are not only easy to arrive at but also inexpensive. The term Ayurveda stands for ‘science of life’ stemming from the words ‘Ayur’ meaning life and ‘Veda’ which means science. Ayurveda meticulously lays down guidelines on how one must chart out his/her […]

PM Modi’s Foreign Tours a National Duty, Not Secretive: Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu

File photo of Union Housing and Poverty Alleviation Minister M Venkaiah Naidu. HYDERABAD:  Taking a dig at the Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his foreign visits, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said PM Modi’s schedule is in public domain and not […]

American Heart Association’s National Walking Day celebrated in Wheeling

Since 2007, the American Heart Association has recognized the first Wednesday in April as National Walking Day. Today, a few local organizations are holding an event to help raise awareness in their community. According to the AHA, 69 percent of adults are considered obese, and folks at Oglebay, Wheeling Park […]