2nd phase of ESES launched in Science, Commerce colleges

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Jan 30: Higher Education Department today launched 2nd phase of its Employment and Skill Enhancement Scheme (ESES) for students in Government Gandhi Memorial (GGM) Science College and SPMR College of Commerce, Jammu. The scheme was launched under the chairmanship of Secretary Higher Education, Talat Parvez Rohella with Government College of Engineering &… Continue reading 2nd phase of ESES launched in Science, Commerce colleges

Science City to come up in Gurgaon: Govt

The Haryana government on Thursday said a Science City will be developed in Gurgaon to promote science education and help inculcate scientific temper among people. The Science City will be set up in collaboration with the central government on about 30 acres of land, it said. Additional Chief Secretary, Science and Technology Department, Haryana, Amit… Continue reading Science City to come up in Gurgaon: Govt

UNESCO holds international consultation on ancient manuscripts in the Sahel

The protection, accessibility and promotion of ancient manuscripts can serve as a basis for building just, inclusive and peaceful societies in the Sahel. This was a key message during an international consultation on the safeguarding, accessibility and promotion of ancient manuscripts in the Sahel held from 22 to 24 January in the Malian capital, Bamako.… Continue reading UNESCO holds international consultation on ancient manuscripts in the Sahel

Gandhi was the driving force behind environmental movement: Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan

Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan pays floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi’s statue on the occasion of his 72nd death anniversary in Vijayawada on Thursday. (Photo | EPS) By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan has said Mahatma Gandhi was a great freedom fighter who taught the lesson of non-violence and worked on building the unity of… Continue reading Gandhi was the driving force behind environmental movement: Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan

No road map for PFC-REC merger yet: Govt officials

AFPThe govt has also approved similar divestment programmes whereby state-run power generation major NTPC would acquire Neepco and THDC India.New Delhi: Even a year after Power Finance Corporation acquired REC for Rs 14,500 crore, the government has no road map on the merger of the two state-run firms that operate in the same space, top… Continue reading No road map for PFC-REC merger yet: Govt officials

UPDATE 1-Australia aims to boost east coast gas supply, clean energy in $1.4 bln deal

Australia’s government began a push to boost natural gas supply and renewable energy as part of a A$2 billion ($1.4 billion) deal with its most populous state, looking to cut carbon emissions in the wake of devastating bushfires. As part of a joint funding agreement with the state of New South Wales (NSW), Australia will… Continue reading UPDATE 1-Australia aims to boost east coast gas supply, clean energy in $1.4 bln deal

EXPERT VIEWS -Into the unknown: UK social entrepreneurs brace for Brexit

LONDON, Jan 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – From employers who hire disadvantaged youths to cooperative renewable energy schemes, Britain’s businesses for good are bracing themselves for Friday’s exit from the European Union. After years of uncertainty, questions remain over funding cuts from Europe, skills shortages and trading across borders as the United Kingdom quits the… Continue reading EXPERT VIEWS -Into the unknown: UK social entrepreneurs brace for Brexit

Poet Abai’s instructive life, true creativity a role model for entire world: Kazakh President

ANI | Updated: Jan 29, 2020 16:28 IST New Delhi [India], Jan 29 (ANI): As this year marks the 175th birth anniversary of Kazakh poet Abai Kunanbaiuly, the country’s president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has shared his thoughts about the relevance of the philosopher’s ideas and thinkings in the modern world and what people should still learn… Continue reading Poet Abai’s instructive life, true creativity a role model for entire world: Kazakh President