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Indian-origin doctor gets trained to travel to space to conduct experiments

Indian-origin doctor gets trained to travel to space to conduct experiments

An Indian-origin neurosurgeon doctor in Canada is training for a scientist-astronaut project which give her the chance to conduct experiments in space a media report said. Dr Shawna Pandya has…

UK to make English tests tougher for foreign students

UK to make English tests tougher for foreign students

The UK government is planning to introduce a tougher English language test, as a measure to limit the number of foreign students entering the country, though there is a concern…

Boris Johnson battles sharp decline in Indian students at UK universities

Boris Johnson battles sharp decline in Indian students at UK universities

Of late, the UK has seen a sharp decline in the number of Commonwealth students enrolling in the Universities owing to the changes in the immigration policies by the Conservative…

South Indian origin boy Anirudh Kadirvel sweeps Australian spelling bee

South Indian origin boy Anirudh Kadirvel sweeps Australian spelling bee

A nine year old boy, Anirudh Kadirvel, whose parents originate from Tamilnadu, India, has won the Australia’s ‘The Great Australian Spelling Bee’ championship, held recently. He has won 50,000 dollars…

Summer-born children will have ‘the right to start school later’

Summer-born children will have ‘the right to start school later’

Nick Gibb, Minister for schools, has called for action to allow summer-born children to start school at 5 years. The minister said admissions rules must be changed so children born…

Thousands of British students fly to India to join Indian Universities

Thousands of British students fly to India to join Indian Universities

A mad rush and unprecedented interest from British students is sensed, who wish to explore modern India and become part of the country’s amazing growth story. Over 6000 students from…

Maharashtra government plans hostel for students at ‘Ambedkar’s house’ in London

Maharashtra government plans hostel for students at ‘Ambedkar’s house’ in London

The Maharashtra government is in its final stages of purchasing a house on King Henry’s Road in North London. This is the house where Dr.BR Ambedkar had lived as a…

Rs.100 taped to answer sheets while examiners fail to spell ‘Shakespeare’ in Bihar

Rs.100 taped to answer sheets while examiners fail to spell ‘Shakespeare’ in Bihar

It’s just a month that videos and pictures showing people scaling three to four storey exam centres to pass on chits to their kids in Bihar went viral globally. Now,…

Harvard University set to open International office in Mumbai

Harvard University set to open International office in Mumbai

United States’ prestigious Harvard University is all set to open International offices in India to facilitate research and academic work. Harvard is waiting for ‘go ahead’ from Indian Government for…

Wall of shame: Parents climb school walls to help their children cheat in exam

Wall of shame: Parents climb school walls to help their children cheat in exam

Photos of parents scaling up the walls of a multi-storey building to help their kids cheat on their high school exams, have gone viral in social media. The parents were…

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