Career path: From struggling to counselling

She fought several obstacles to pursue higher education; now provides counselling to students, reports Rajesh Asnani

published on : 26th June 2022

Pre-matric scholarship for ST, SC students hiked

The State government on Monday hiked the pre-matriculation scholarships for the students belonging to ST and SC communities.

published on : 7th June 2022

Leaders of Quad countries launch QUAD Fellowship

US President Joe Biden, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterparts Anthony Albanese and Fumio Kishida from Australia and Japan respectively launched the fellowship.

published on : 24th May 2022

Ancillary works burden school teachers in Sundargarh district

Apart from increasing the load on the teachers, the work is likely to affect teaching in schools. 

published on : 17th May 2022

Polls ahead: BJP’s OBC Morcha seeks parity with SC/ST in higher education

BJP’s OBC Morcha chief K Laxman submitted a memorandum to Education Minister Dharamendra Pradhan.

published on : 13th May 2022

Pre-matric scholarship delayed again, ST/SC hostels in Odisha's Sundargarh struggle

Government schools in Sundargarh district are struggling to run the ST/SC hostels due to delay in release of pre-matric scholarship of around 49,000 students. 

published on : 12th May 2022

Headmaster suspended for not granting SC/ST scholarships in Villupuram govt school

CEO Krishnapriya instructed the school to probe the issue after which headmaster M Sriranganaachiyar was suspended along with another junior assistant Sundaramouli.

published on : 12th May 2022

In a rare gesture, Andhra teacher donates retirement benefits for girl child education

He deposited Rs 25.71 lakh from his benefits at the Yadavalli post office to open Sukanya Samrudhhi Yojana accounts for 88 girls over the age of 10 years.

published on : 8th May 2022

Himachal Pradesh scholarship scam: Enforcement Directorate attaches assets of educational trust

The ED initiated a money laundering investigation on the basis of an FIR registered by the CBI under various Sections of IPC read with Sections of Prevention of Corruption Act.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Not much variation in beneficiaries under pre-matric scholarship scheme: Parliament panel

With regard to the scheme, the committee said it was surprised to find that there has not been many variations in the number of beneficiaries and targets fixed for 2020-21, 2021-22 and 2022-23.

published on : 15th March 2022

Ensure implementation of Post Matric Scholarship for SC students: Kishan Reddy to KCR

In a letter addressed to Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, Kishan Reddy recalled that it has been over 14 months since the Union Cabinet approved changes in the Centrally Sponsored Scheme.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Guwahati Diary: All that is happening in 'Gateway to the North-East'

While the Assam State Zoo welcomed the birth of two tiger cubs, singer Zubeen Garg hinted on ending his Bihu performances.

published on : 12th February 2022

Convicted murderer in Pakistan turns life around topping exam from jail 

He has been allowed to meet his mother after five years as a reward for topping the intermediate exams for private students with a scholarship worth Pakistani Rs 1 lakh for further studies.

published on : 25th January 2022

Boost from EWS students as Bengal scholarship gets three-fold fund

Meritorious students pursuing higher studies get a monthly stipend between Rs 1,000 and Rs 8,000 depending on the course they are applying for.

published on : 24th January 2022

Tamil Nadu farmer's daughter wins scholarship worth Rs 3 crore from University of Chicago

Expressing joy over the scholarship, Swega credited the organisation and its founder Sharad Sagar for the same.

published on : 20th December 2021
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