Academics

  • 1000 JAC certificates, mark sheets seized in raid at Kolhan Inter College 08-03-2014 11:34 PM

    About 1000 blank certificates of Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC), mark sheets and candidates registration related documents were seized in a raid conducted in a college in Saraikela-Kharswan district on Saturday, official sources said. The raid was conducted at Kolhan Inter College, Chaliama in Saraikela-Kharswan district a day after two teachers...
  • Interpersonal communication lacking in education: Joshi 29-05-2013 12:30 AM

    Greater Noida: One of the most important aspects lacking in the education system is interpersonal communication, CBSE Chairman Vineet Joshi said on Tuesday. This aspect was important as an individual has to connect with everyone -- children, parents, peers or colleagues-- around them, he said. Interpersonal communication means a deeper...
  • Indian academic develops intelligent robots in UK 04-04-2013 06:46 PM

    London: An Indian academic in the UK has developed humanoid robots which use artificial intelligence to take on humans and learn opponents' strategy as they play and try to win the traditional 'rock-scissors-paper' game. Dr Ram Ramamoorthy from Bangalore led the team in developing the humanoid devices at the University...
  • Young guns get Cambridge's Manmohan scholarship 18-07-2008 08:58 PM

    Brisbane: Australia move on to the second Test against South Africa charged with renewed belief they can win the three-match series but coach Mickey Arthur has warned his team they cannot afford another slow start. The Gabba Test may have ended in a draw on Tuesday but Australia will take...
  • Chat Now: Know all about studying in Germany 05-12-2007 04:00 PM

    Sydney: Australian limited-overs specialist Nathan Bracken has announced his retirement from cricket. The New South Wales left-armer, a key member of Australia's World Cup-winning team in 2007 in the West Indies, played 116 one-day internationals and five Tests, plus 19 Twenty20 internationals. A reliable seamer who excelled in the shorter...
  • NRI to head Oxford media school 27-09-2006 10:18 PM

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