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Class XII marks admission criteria relaxed for NITs, other institutes

23 Jul 2020

Class XII marks admission criteria relaxed for NITs, other institutes

In light of the current coronavirus crisis, admission norms for National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) have been relaxed, Union Minister for Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank announced on Thursday.

US expert offers an optimistic timeline for coronavirus vaccine

04 Jun 2020

US expert offers an optimistic timeline for coronavirus vaccine

As companies race to develop and test COVID-19 vaccines, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the Director of America's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), has shared an optimistic timeline for their availability.

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine gets FDA nod for phase 2 trial

08 May 2020

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine gets FDA nod for phase 2 trial

Moderna Therapeutics, one of the select few companies trialing a COVID-19 vaccine, has received US Food and Drug Administration's approval to move into the second phase of the tests.

Google nearly published 100,000 X-rays, then realized serious privacy issues

16 Nov 2019

Google nearly published 100,000 X-rays, then realized serious privacy issues

Google wants you to believe that you are in full control of your data, but its actions tell a completely different story.

IITs, NITs facing severe faculty shortage, reveals government data

16 Jul 2019

IITs, NITs facing severe faculty shortage, reveals government data

India's premier educational institutes like the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and National Institutes of Technology (NITs) are facing severe faculty shortage, said HRD Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank recently.

#CareerBytes: Couldn't clear JEE Advanced? Here are seven alternative options

24 Jun 2019

#CareerBytes: Couldn't clear JEE Advanced? Here are seven alternative options

Results for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced were declared on June 14, and the counselling process for the same is currently underway.

#CareerBytes: Didn't get good JEE-Advanced rank? Here's what to do

15 Jun 2019

#CareerBytes: Didn't get good JEE-Advanced rank? Here's what to do

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), comprising Main and Advanced exams, is the country's most difficult engineering entrance exam.

#CareerBytes: Top engineering colleges that accept JEE Main score

02 Jun 2019

#CareerBytes: Top engineering colleges that accept JEE Main score

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), comprising Main and Advanced exams, is the most difficult engineering entrance exam through which students are admitted to top technical institutes in the country.

#CareerBytes: Top private engineering colleges in India

28 Apr 2019

#CareerBytes: Top private engineering colleges in India

Engineering remains the most preferred course in India after Class-12 given the vast prospects it offers.

JEE-Main cut-off to be higher this time than last year's?

12 Apr 2019

JEE-Main cut-off to be higher this time than last year's?

Joint Entrance Examination Main 2019 for April has concluded today. And now, all eyes would be on the results of the prestigious exam.

JEE Main April 2019: NTA's important notification for abroad candidates

03 Apr 2019

JEE Main April 2019: NTA's important notification for abroad candidates

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released an important notification for candidates appearing for JEE Main April 2019 from centers outside India.

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

29 Sep 2018

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

Most science students in India opt for engineering after Class 12; a career in engineering is preferred by many as it offers an exciting variety of job opportunities.

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

15 Sep 2018

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

Most science students in India opt for engineering after Class 12; a career in engineering is preferred by many as it offers an exciting variety of job opportunities.

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

30 Aug 2018

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

Most science students in India opt for engineering after Class 12; a career in engineering is preferred by many as it offers an exciting variety of job opportunities.

Indian-origin prof gets $2mn-grant for research on lupus in women

04 Aug 2018

Indian-origin prof gets $2mn-grant for research on lupus in women

Indian-origin professor Chandra Mohan and his two colleagues at the US's University of Houston's biomedical engineering department received a $2mn grant from the National Institutes of Health to find out why lupus is more common in women than men.

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

01 Aug 2018

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

Most science students in India opt for engineering after Class 12; a career in engineering is preferred by many as it offers an exciting variety of job opportunities.

#CareerBytes: 8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

24 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: 8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

Most science students in India opt for engineering after Class 12; a career in engineering is preferred by many as it offers an exciting variety of job opportunities.

#CareerBytes: 8 popular engineering colleges in South India

24 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: 8 popular engineering colleges in South India

South India is home to some of the best engineering institutes in the country, making it one of the most preferred destinations for engineering aspirants.

#CareerBytes: Best engineering colleges, other than IITs, NITs

26 May 2018

#CareerBytes: Best engineering colleges, other than IITs, NITs

Given the vast prospects that it offers, Engineering remains one of the most preferred courses in India after Class-12.

8 popular engineering colleges in South India

22 May 2018

8 popular engineering colleges in South India

South India is home to some of the best engineering institutes in the country, making it one of the most preferred destinations for engineering aspirants.

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

21 May 2018

8 best colleges, universities for engineering in North India

Most science students in India opt for engineering after Class 12; a career in engineering is preferred by many as it offers an exciting variety of job opportunities.

Best engineering colleges (other than IITs, NITs) after 12th Class

05 Apr 2018

Best engineering colleges (other than IITs, NITs) after 12th Class

Given the vast prospects that it offers, Engineering remains one of the most preferred courses in India after Class-12.

India may have a vaccine for dengue by 2019-end

25 Nov 2017

India may have a vaccine for dengue by 2019-end

We might have a vaccine for dengue by the end of 2019.

NITs mulling courses on Digital India, Swachh Bharat, other programs

11 Jun 2017

NITs mulling courses on Digital India, Swachh Bharat, other programs

The National Institutes of Technology might soon launch courses on government programs like Swachh Bharat and Digital India.

US House passes spending bill, defense gets huge boost

04 May 2017

US House passes spending bill, defense gets huge boost

The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives voted 309-118 to pass $1.2 trillion spending bill which will fund the government till the end of the fiscal year, ending September 30.