Expert’s view on ‘cancellation’ of class 12 Board exams by Centre

Education is now universal and can be divided into three broad components – knowledge, effective communication and format, says professor Vijaykumar Jayaram (VKJ). Continue Reading

Tamil Marathon 2021 to address health, sanitation issues

Tamil Marathon 2021, a virtual marathon event slated to take place between 10-24 January, is set to attract the participation of a record number of 1,00,000 people of all age groups from Tamilnadu, other Indian states, and nearly more than 30 countries with Tamil diaspora – reportedly making the event the world’s largest virtual marathon. Continue Reading

1,200 Indian students opted to study in Russia

In the field of education, there has been an increase in students opting to study in Russia. There was a 30 per cent jump in students with over 1,200 Indians opting to study in Russia for higher studies in 2019, said Consulate General of Russian Federation, Consul-General, O Avdeev. Continue Reading

Modi to attend IIT Madras convocation 30 September

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Chennai Monday, to attend the 56th convocation of IIT-Madras, one of the premier higher education institutes of the country. Continue Reading

India, US can contribute to building more peaceful, stable world: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who left on a week-long visit to the United States yesterday, expressed confidence that his visit would present India as a vibrant land of opportunities, a reliable partner and a global leader. Continue Reading

Skill development centre now at Ramakrishna Mission Students Home

Vivekananda-BPCL Skill Development Centre was inaugurated by Ramakrishna Math & Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math vice-president Swami Gautamanandaji Maharaj at Ramakrishna Mission Students Home, Mylapore recently. Continue Reading

Scholarship worth Rs 2 cr given to students

Sri Sai Ram Education Institution’s founder-chairman Leo Muthu’s fourth year anniversary and remembrance gathering was held at his memorial in Sai Ram Engineering College here Wednesday. Continue Reading

Raise standards in govt schools: VIT chief

“Since 15 years, we have been undertaking measures to improve the quality of education offered in State-owned schools across Vellore and make it a ‘model’ district. Development can be seen only when government employees educate their children in such institutions,” said VIT Chancellor G Viswanathan. Continue Reading

Russia invites Indian students to study abroad

The Russian Centre of Science and Culture (RCSC), Chennai announced that the Russian Federation has allocated 100 seats with 100 per cent scholarships for Indian students in some of the popular fields such as Engineering, Medicine and Humanities. Continue Reading