Jobs and Education

Job market in a sweet spot, average 10-12% hike expected

If you have the skill, flaunt it. The job market is buzzing, and companies in order to reward and retain employees are expected to dole out an average 10-12 per cent hike...

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Top 10 fiction and non-fiction books

Top 10 fiction and non-fiction books

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Becoming Steve Jobs takes on and breaks down the existing myth and stereotypes about Steve Jobs.

Driven to Distraction at Work book review: Attention please

Driven To Distraction At Work identifies six ways people lose the ability to focus at work.

The Seasons of Trouble book review: Peace by piece

The Seasons of Trouble is a poignant reminder of the scars left behind by decades of conflict in war-ravaged Sri Lanka.

Inside Chhattisgarh book review: The state within

From poverty-stricken tribals to Naxalism, Inside Chhattisgarh touches upon all issues concerning the state, but ends up reading like a one-sided account.

Lakhs of students appear for JEE Main 2015 test

JEE (Main) 2015, the first step for admission to IITs as well as NITs, IIITs and other prestigious engineering institutes...

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Smriti Irani led HRD Ministry to push for passage of 2 crucial education bills

The HRD Ministry would seek to push through during the second half of the Budget Session two crucial bills...

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Job opportunities to grow fastest in India: American Express survey

Job opportunities in India are expected to grow at the fastest pace globally as 78 per cent of finance leaders believe that growth in existing...


St. Stephen’s Principal Valson Thampu says ban on weekly in accordance with discipline norms

The weekly e-zine, which was started by a group of four students from the college, went live on March 7 and registered over 2000 hits on an interview of Valson Thampu...

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Ashok Khemka case: 6 career lows you should know about 

Whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who came to prominence after taking up land deals concerning realty major DLF and Robert Vadra...

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Ashok Khemka transfer: Bharatiya Janata Party justifies action

As its government in Haryana faced flak over the transfer of whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)...

Harvard University set to open international office in Mumbai

The US' prestigious Harvard University is set to open its international offices in India, China and South Africa to facilitate research and academic work for its affiliates in those regions.

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CTET February 2015 result declared by CBSE 

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced the result of Central Teacher Eligibility Test...

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Stephen’s hired ‘undeserving’ Christian teachers, former students protest

Former students of St Stephen's college said that the college has 'deliberately' hired 'undeserving' Christian teachers in March...

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Jat reservation: Supreme Court rejectc plea for quota in medical, dental PG courses

The Supreme Court today dismissed a plea of Jat students seeking benefits of reservation under Other Backward Class...

Salaries to rise above inflation level in next 5 years: Study

Salaries are expected to rise above inflation level in next five years, but a major chunk of this increase will be cornered by senior ranked...

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UPPCS Civil Services Exam 2015: Top 9 leaks that shook education sector

The Uttar Pradesh government cancelled the UPPCS Civil Services Exam 2015 (Provincial Civil Services Preliminary Examination) after an exam paper was leaked on Whatsapp.

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UPPCS Civil Services Exam 2015: Violence breaks out in Allahabad

After UPPCS Civil Services Exam 2015 examination test paper was leaked, violence broke out in front of the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC)...

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Success through skills

The government can minimise the skills gap by partnering the private sector and setting up institutes of higher learning

Our next focus is measuring the efficacy of our solutions: Deepak Mehrotra

Digital footprint allows you to measure what the learner has learnt, what has worked, what didn’t work, and also creates a very strong feedback loop, which enables you to improve the solutions and i

From MOOCs to SPOCs, or small private online courses

In the online education sphere, we are quite familiar with MOOCs, or the Massive Open Online Courses...

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UPPCS Civil Services Exam 2015: Test cancelled after WhatsApp leak; 3 arrested

UP govt cancelled the UP civil services preliminary exam after paper was leaked on Whatsapp messaging service...

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Top 10 fiction and non-fiction books

Top 10 fiction and non-fiction books

Dream with Your Eyes Open: Front of the class

In these excerpts, author Ronnie Screwvala explains how UTV’s success had more to do with hard work than luck.

Restart book review: Reboot, by fits and starts

A much-needed rewrite of India’s economic history unfortunately takes the road paved with good intentions.

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