Mangalore University to roll out physical education as elective paper for UG students – Times of India

MANGALURU: Mangalore University is all set to roll out physical education as an elective paper for the undergraduate students from the forthcoming academic year 2020-21. This is keeping in sync with PM Narendra Modi’s call for #FitIndia that the academic council of the 40-year-old university has decided to offer the subject in the fourth semester, … Read more

PM Narendra Modi lauds more enrollment of girls in higher education – Times of India

MYSURU: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lauded more enrollment of girls in higher education, especially in professional courses like engineering and medicine. “I am glad to learn more girls are enrolling for higher education, which augurs well for the country’s development. In IITs (Indian Institute of Technology), their (girls) enrollment has gone up to … Read more

Several IIMs, IITs and other institutes opened in last few years: PM Modi – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday highlighted that the Central government has established a number of higher education institutes, including IITs, IIMS, IIITs and AIIMS across the country. “A total of seven new IIMs have been established in the last five to six years. Before this, there were only 13 IIMs in the … Read more

Dr Kalam’s life journey gives strength to millions: PM Modi – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid tributes to former President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on his 89th birth anniversary saying that his life journey gives strength to millions. Taking to Twitter, Prime Minister shared a video of his laudatory references to Dr Kalam in past. “Tributes to Dr Kalam on … Read more

Central govt approves new STARS project to strengthen school education system – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the STARS project under the New Education Policy to support states in strengthening the school education system, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said Wednesday. Addressing a press conference, Javadekar said the Modi government has started implementing the NEP-2020 and as part of … Read more

Items worth Rs 33k-cr stolen in 5yrs, homes most unsafe | India News – Times of India

In December 2019, a thief in Madhya Pradesh’s Shajapur district left a note at a government bungalow he broke into. He called the owner a “miser” and expressed anger over his labour not getting the expected “reward”. But not all of his tribe was as unsuccessful as him in the past few years. From mobile … Read more

TN BJP leaders insist on including scholar from TN in the expert committee formed to study Indian culture – Times of India

CHENNAI: A day after Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his intervention to reconstitute the committee by inducting a scholar from the state in the 16-member committee to study the culture of the nation; BJP leaders in the state were assertive of a positive outcome … Read more

Modi govt has ‘destroyed’ web of relationships with countries: Rahul | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Living in a neighbourhood with no friends is dangerous, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday and alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had destroyed the “web of relationships” that the Congress had built with countries over decades. Attacking the government on Twitter, Gandhi also tagged a report in The Economist titled ‘As … Read more