28-year-old golfer creates new milestone

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 24 -- In a first, Pukhraj Singh Brar scored a hole-in-one on par 4 at Chandigarh Golf Club (CGC) on Saturday, setting a new milestone inthe premier club's 52-year-old history. The 6'... Read More

'Fear of covid kept teachers from poll duty'

THANE, Jan. 24 -- An inquiry into the 91 employees, all teachers who remained absent from election duty, by Murbad police revealed that the reason for their absence was the fear of Covid-19. The auth... Read More

pandemic ALSo takes back job offerS OF iitians

Mumbai, Jan. 24 -- Last year, most Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) had reported a good round of placements for the batch of students graduating in 2020. However, by August, several recruiters ... Read More

RTE admissions schedule out, registrations open from Feb 9

Mumbai, Jan. 24 -- The state education department has announced the schedule for admissions under the 25% Right to Education (RTE) quota for the academic year 2021-22. Online registrations for admissi... Read More

Yerawada prison to open for public soon

Mumbai, Jan. 24 -- Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh announced that the state will start jail tourism by throwing open Pune's Yerawada prison to public, including students and researchers. Chief... Read More

Campus Romance: Ghosting is the new normal

India, Jan. 24 -- Forget about waiting to see a Raj enter life of Simran (Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge; 1995); Gen Z operates so swiftly that the minute the train whistles, it takes to 'ghosting'! This... Read More

DU students prep for re-entry to college: PG scouting begins!

India, Jan. 24 -- Delhi University has decided to reopen its campus in February to those final-year students who require practical classes in labs, while ensuring precautions like social distancing ar... Read More

Explained: How Trump's 2nd impeachment trial could be different from 1st

India, Jan. 24 -- Former US President Donald Trump is set to face a historic second impeachment trial in Senate next month after Democrats and Republicans agreed to delay the schedule by two weeks. Se... Read More

Novel study suggests teachers work harder than other professionals

London, Jan. 24 -- : According to a study, teachers are working harder than ever before and more than in any other professionals. The study was published in the peer-reviewed journal 'Oxford Review ... Read More

CHR bats for heightened online child protection amid pandemic

Manila, Jan. 24 -- The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Sunday called for heightened protection of students against sexual exploitation and other forms of child abuse as the world celebrates the In... Read More