Geography

  • Stick to the course and not to a college: Seema M Parhihar 06-06-2013 05:37 PM

    Dr Seema M Parhihar, associate professor of Geography at Delhi University's Kirori Mal College joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on admissions in humanities stream. Q. Will 4 yr degree course in English, lead to a job? Asked by: yamini A. Yamini there will be many avenues open for you...
  • Indian-origin boy wins National Geographic Bee contest 23-05-2013 06:08 AM

    Washington: Indian-origin Sathwik Karnik has won National Geographic Bee 2013 contest after gruelling rounds testing his geographic knowledge about lions in Botswana, mountain ranges in Asia and port cities in England. To clinch the title, Karnik, 12, correctly named Chimborazo as the mountain in Ecuador that represents the farthest point...
  • 'Withdraw textbooks that exclude Arunachal Pradesh from map' 16-05-2013 11:51 PM

    New Delhi: The Maharashtra government on Thursday ordered withdrawal of Class X geography text books that excludes Arunachal Pradesh from the map of India. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan termed as "unpardonable mistake" the exclusion of Arunachal Pradesh from the map of India published in the text books and disbanded the...
  • Arunachal missing from Maharashtra Board textbooks 15-05-2013 07:32 PM

    Mumbai: For lakhs of 10th class students in Maharashtra, Arunachal Pradesh is not a part of the country, as the north-eastern state is reportedly "missing" from the map in their geography textbooks. Taking a serious note of the lapse, the state government today sought clarification from the chairman of the...
  • ICSE postpones Class X Geography exam 25-03-2009 07:44 AM

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