GLOBAL EDUCATION

  • Safe Schools move in Nigeria, attracts hefty funding June 5, 2014

    United Nations: The Safe Schools Initiative in Nigeria has attracted significant funding since the abduction of more than 200 school girls by a militant organisation, the UN announced. The Safe Schools Initiative has already gathered more than $23 million which will be used to ensure that schools, particularly in the north...
  • Infosys faces shortage of leadership, says former CFO Mohandas Pai May 29, 2014

    New Delhi: India's secondlargest software services firm Infosys, which has seen a spate of departures by top executives, is facing a "shortage of leadership," former chief financial officer TV Mohandas Pai said on Thursday. The company's "prolonged search" for a chief executive officer is creating "stress" among Infosys employees, said Pai,...
  • Watch: The Global Education for the Future April 27, 2014

    'The Global Education for the Future' highlights the importance of global education and the carriers in store for students in the days ahead. ...
  • Full text of Malala Yousafzai's Speech at United Nations July 15, 2013

    Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2012 for demanding education for girls, gave a speech at the United Nations on her 16th birthday on Friday, where she spoke about the importance of education. Here is the full text of her speech: "In...
  • Sonia gets a chance to bunks political classes September 15, 2009

    Mysore: Overwhelmed by the sprawling, stateoftheart campus of IT bellwether Infosys, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday repeatedly said it gave her an opportunity to "bunk political classes" for a little while. Sonia Gandhi visited the Infosys Technologies Ltd campus to inaugurate the Global Education Centre (GECII), the latest infrastructural addition...