Covid-19: Govt allocates supplies received from global community to states, UTs | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Union government has allocated the Covid-19 medical supplies received from the global community to various states and UTs. The government said it is taking steps for expeditious clearance and distribution of the medical and other relief and support material. It created a cell under Addl. Secretary [Health], MoHFW to coordinate the receipt … Read more

UPSC seeks applications for lateral induction across central ministries | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Making a move towards lateral induction of domain experts and technocrats into the bureaucracy, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has sought applications from “motivated Indian nationals” for 30 different posts. The posts include that of joint secretary and director across various central ministries and departments. While there are three openings at the … Read more

China’s college graduates can’t find jobs. The solution: Staying at Grad School

Graduation was fast approaching, but Yang Xiaomin, a 21-year-old college student in northeastern China, skipped her university’s job fair. Nor did she look for positions on her own. She didn’t think she had a chance of landing one. “Some jobs won’t even take résumés from people with bachelor’s degrees,” said Yang, who, along with a … Read more

JEE-Main 2021: Exam schedule, other important details announced; students know major decision

In a major development, the Ministry of Education (MoE) on Wednesday evening announced the exam schedule of JEE-Main and the number of times the exams will be held in 2021. Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced that the JEE-Main exams will be held four times a year–February, March, April, and May. The first examination … Read more

Entry of foreign students still not allowed in China

Beijing: Indian students studying in Chinese universities and colleges have been advised to remain in touch with their respective educational institutions as Beijing has still not allowed the return of foreign students to resume their studies, the Indian Embassy here said. Responding to the Indian mission in Beijing the Chinese government on Monday said that … Read more

NIT-C secures 8th place in national ranking

The National Institute of Technology Calicut ( NIT-C) has added one more feather in its cap after it secured the eighth position at the national level in the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovations Achievements (ARIIA) of the Ministry of Education which was released on Tuesday. The NIT-C is the only NIT among the top … Read more