Learning

  • TCS to set up world's largest corporate learning centre 04-01-2014 01:08 PM

    Country's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Saturday said it will set up the world s largest corporate learning and development centre in Thiruvananthapuram with a total capacity to train 50,000 professionals every year. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh laid the foundation stone for the facility. The learning...
  • Google says mysterious barges will be interactive learning space 07-11-2013 01:00 PM

    Internet giant Google says it is exploring using two large barges on the East and West coasts as interactive learning centres. A statement released Wednesday from Google's press centre helps end weeks of speculation about the purpose of structures on two barges, one being built in the San Francisco Bay,...
  • Growth of social media helping education in Arab world 26-06-2013 05:14 AM

    Dubai: The continued growth of social media in the Arab region has facilitated innovations by people, created new horizons for government entities and new social trends by Arab societies, says a new report. Titled "Transforming Education in the Arab World: Breaking Barriers in the Age of Social Learning", the fifth...
  • After-school centre helps underpriveleged children dream big 09-04-2013 10:07 AM

    New Delhi: An NGO called Navjyoti has given a new ray of hope to underprivileged children. An after-school centre that provides activity based learning, it nurtures their ambitions and dreams. An alcoholic father, a dependent mother and a younger brother who has already quit school is life for 13-year-old Ram...
  • Smoking can rot your brain, warns study 26-11-2012 12:46 PM

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  • Why learning English has become a fad in China 01-07-2011 08:47 AM

    Kunming, China: Learning English has become a fad in China. The generation next is driving the change towards communicating in English across China. Almost three lakh Chinese register for English classes every year. Young Xi and his friends study at a university in Kunming in south-western china but they don't...
  • Urban students lag in science learning: study 25-02-2011 12:05 PM

    Boston: Students in schools in the largest U.S. cities, many from low-income households, trail their peers elsewhere in the country in a test of science proficiency, according to a report released on Thursday. Fourth- and eighth-graders in most of the 17 participating urban districts typically scored lower than the national...
  • Children in Kerala observe Vidyarambham 17-10-2010 02:48 PM

    Vidyarambham was organised at temples across in Kerala as children scribbled their first letters on Vijayadasami today. ...
  • Raveena launches book on parenting 16-11-2009 01:01 AM

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  • Topper Tips: How to SCORE in AIEEE! 27-03-2009 08:56 PM

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