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Controversy engulfs Smriti Irani’s HRD after Anil Kakodkar resigns from IIT-Bombay

Smriti Irani-led HRD Ministry has been hit by yet another controversy after Anil Kakodkar resigned as the chairman of the board of governors of IIT-Bombay.

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Amazon makes top offer of R51 lakh at Chennai’s Great Lakes

This year, the average annual salary increased to Rs 12.02 lakh per annum from last year’s Rs 11.43 lakh per annum

WEF names Smriti Irani as Young Global Leader from India

Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani was today named Young Global Leader from India by the World Economic Forum...

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Online hiring activity grew over 8% in Feb: Monster Index

Online hiring activity registered a significant uptrend in February both on monthly as well as yearly basis driven largely by sectors like telecom and IT, says a survey.

FCI Recruitment 2015: Apply online, deadline is on Tuesday

FCI Recruitment 2015: The last date to apply for 4,318 posts in Food Corporation of India (FCI) of junior engineers (Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering)...

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About 66 per cent managers say quality of life top priority: Survey

With many companies seeing improvement of quality of life for employees as a new lever for performance, about 66 per cent...

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Gender gap in India: IMF flags workforce worry

India needs to narrow the gender gap and have more women in labour market to fully harness the benefits of demographic dividend...

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Education expenditure: Dropping the ball in the states’ court

The 14th Finance Commission has proposed for an enhanced devolution to the states, but bestowing the entire responsibility to set up 6,000 model schools in every state to the respective government lea

Pre-employment testing: How to address one of the major hiring challenges

The public sector is the biggest sponsor for pre-employment tests, whether it is the Union Public Service Commission...


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Criconomics book review: A different ball game

If you had been to some of India’s famous cricket grounds—Chepauk, now called the MA Chidambaram Stadium...

@War book review: The fifth domain

@War delivers a masterstroke in the form of a riveting account of how the bloodbaths of yesteryears have metamorphosed into strategic executions in the virtual world

Salt of the Earth book review: From desi firm to global giant

Salt of the Earth takes us on a ride to the past and future of Tata Chemicals

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Top 10 Fiction and non-fiction books

Need to change the way maths is being taught in India: Manjul Bhargava

Renowned Indian-American mathematician Manjul Bhargava today said there is a need to change the way the subject...

Harvard ranked as world’s best, Indian universities fail to make the cut

Even as Harvard University was ranked as the world's best, Indian universities failed to make any mark in a definitive list of the world's most...

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‘No proposal to raise, reduce retirement age of govt employees’

There is no proposal to either raise or reduce the retirement age of central government employees from the present 60 years...

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Odisha direct transfer scholarship scheme reaches out to poorest SC/ST girls

The Odisha Girls Incentive Programme (OGIP) is contributing towards improving secondary school enrolment, attendance and completion rates of Scheduled Caste...

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Easier access for Indians: ‘PM Narendra Modi raised issue with Barack Obama’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had raised the importance of ensuring easier access for Indian professionals...

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IIM Calcutta announces launch of EPBM Programme with Hughes Global Education India 

Training in Business Management Delivered over Hughes Interactive Onsite Learning Platform.

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IIMA ties up with Canada’s Ivey Biz school to create, distribute Indian case studies

The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), India, and the Ivey Business School, Western University...

High Court quashes upper age limit of 20 years for Combined Law Admission Test

The Allahabad High Court struck down the upper age limit of 20 years fixed for appearing in the Combined Law Admission Test (CLAT) to be held this year.

No Indian varsity in list of top 100 prestigious university

None of the Indian universities could make it to the list of top 100 most prestigious global universities in the latest 'world reputation ranking'...

India slips to second place on hiring outlook

India has slipped to the second place, after Taiwan, in terms of the companies' employment outlook for the next quarter, even as hiring intentions remain bullish on the back of robust business sentime

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Majority of working women contended despite hectic schedule

Majority of working women are satisfied with their professional life despite putting in long hours in office, commuting long distances to reach work place...

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Smriti Irani asks women scientists to play greater role in promoting girl education

HRD Minister Smriti Irani today favoured increased participation of DRDO's women scientists in various initiatives taken by her...

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India lowest among APAC nations in women’s advancement: Report

The socio-economic standing of women in India is the lowest among 16 Asia Pacific countries, even less than Bangladesh and Sri Lanka...

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