INDIAN SCHOOLS

  • Two labourers from Delhi killed in ISM campus mishap May 11, 2014

    Two labourers, who had come in Dhanbad from Delhi to erect an airconditioned pandal for a function graced by President Pranab Mukherjee at the Indian School of Mines, were crushed to death by a truck in the institute campus in Dhanbad on Sunday. ...
  • State government to extend all help to Indian School of Mines: Hemant Soren May 10, 2014

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Saturday said the state government would extend all possible help to expand the Indian School of Mines (ISM) in Dhanbad. "The state government will help in all possible ways to expand the institution which brought pride to Jharkhand," Soren said in Dhanbad. Addressing the 36th convocation...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee to visit Jharkhand on Saturday May 9, 2014

    President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Jharkhand on Saturday, a statement from Rashtrapati Bhavan said on Friday. "He (Pranab Mukherjee) will attend the annual convocation of the Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad," the statement said. The Indian School of Mines was opened Dec 9, 1926, and has 18 academic departments covering engineering, applied...
  • IIMB makes debut in FT Global MBA Ranking 2014; IIMA, ISB slip January 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: Premier Bschools Indian Institute of Management Ahmadabad (IIMA) and Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad have slipped from their current positions to lower ranks in the Financial Times (London) Global MBA Ranking2014. For the first time, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) has found a place on the chart at...
  • Another Indian school to shut down in Dubai October 1, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: The future of 570 students has been thrown into jeopardy after yet another Indian school in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was ordered to shut down at the end of the current academic year. The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) has ordered the closure of The Little Flower Private...
  • Girls outperform boys in ICSE Class X and XII exams May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Girls have once again outperformed boys in this year's ICSE ClassX and ISC ClassXII examinations the results for which were declared on Friday. In all, 98.78 per cent of girls and 97.73 per cent of boys passed the Indian Certificate for Secondary Education (ICSE) exam, while 96.66 per...
  • Indian schools in Qatar accused of overcharging fee June 11, 2012

    Dubai: Several Indian schools in Qatar have been accused of charging fees much above the rates permitted by CBSE, causing resentment among parents. While the CBSE has fixed Rs 3,000 (195197 Qatari riyals at current exchange rates) as the examination fee to be collected from overseas Indian students appearing for the...
  • 2012 ICSE results to be declared at 3pm May 19, 2012

    New Delhi: With the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) and the Indian School Certificate (ISC) results to be declared at 03:00 pm on May 19, the wait for students will finally be over. Candidates can check their results at http://www.cisce.myschool.in.com. Principals have been given personalised passwords to view results of...
  • ICSE, ISC 2012 results to be declared on May 19 May 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The results for ICSE (Class X) and ISC (Class XII) 2012 will be declared on May 19 at 3 pm. This was announced by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) on its official website. The results will be made available through the Internet on the following...
  • Bahrain school eyeing 600 Aakash tablets February 21, 2012

    Dubai: Students of an Indian school in Bahrain will soon get the world's cheapest tablet computer 'Aakash', developed by India's Human Resources Development Ministry. Class 12 students of the Indian School Bahrain will get a tablet each soon, executive committee chairman of the school Abraham John has said. He said that...
  • RajaratnamChiesi phone taps spice up trial April 5, 2011

    New York: The jury in the highprofile Raj Rajaratnam insider trading trial heard plenty of racy language on phone taps on Monday, even though the judge had deleted portions as being too risque. The prosecution played recordings in Manhattan federal court of a former trader, Danielle Chiesi, in conversations with Galleon...
  • Insidertrading accused seeks leave from ISB October 19, 2009

    New Delhi: Anil Kumar, charged with other executives over the biggest hedge fund insidertrading scheme, has sought leave from the board of a top Indian business school that he helped set up. US investigators have charged billionaire hedge fund founder Raj Rajaratnam, Kumar and executives from prestigious US firms such as...
  • ISB to set up campus in Mohali, Punjab November 12, 2008

    Chandigarh/Hyderabad: Indian School of Business, (ISB), one of the top 20 business schools in the world, will set up a new campus at Mohali in Punjab. A tripartite agreement to this effect was signed in Chandigarh on Wednesday by the Hyderabadbased ISB, Punjab government and four corporate giants Max India,...
  • Gujarat set to try openbook exams for middle school September 10, 2008

    Bhopal: Gujarat State Education Board has now proposed to hold openbook exams for class VIII, IX and X. The move is creating quite a stir in the academic circuit. Many say they are ready for the experiment. Educationist Vinod Raina says, Exams test comprehension and not memory, but having...
  • Tirupati may get new ISB campus soon February 20, 2008

    Hyderabad: The Indian School of Business (ISB), which was recently ranked among the world's top20 business schools by the Financial Times, may open its second campus at the temple town of Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh. Inviting the ISB management team to set up the second campus in Tirupati, Chief Minister YS...
  • Indian Bschool ranks 20 in list of global top 100 January 29, 2008

    Mumbai: One of India's premier business schools ISB in Hyderabad has made it to number 20 in the top 100 global Bschools in Londons Financial Times list. The 6year old institutes ranking has made it pip the likes of IIMs and even it's parent school USbased Kellogg...
  • 'Mentor' India teaches business to China March 15, 2007

    Hyderabad: The Indian School of Business (ISB) will groom the winning teams from China, Thailand and Singapore at the Asia semifinal of a high profile global competition for scripting innovative business plans and setting up social ventures. The Wadhwani Centre for Entrepreneurship (WCED) at the ISB will mentor them to strengthen...
  • ISB radio makes waves in campus January 10, 2007

    Hyderabad: Good evening and welcome to ISB radio. The very phrase is doing rounds in the Indian School of Business (ISB). ISB started its very own community radio station with the thought that since the radio revolution is sweeping genX off its feet, why not bring in into the campus? The...