India

India moves up 6 places; ranks 34th on world travel & tourism competitiveness index: WEF report

September 4, 2019

India has moved up six places to rank 34th on world travel and tourism competitiveness index, driven by rich natural and cultural resources and strong price competitiveness, a WEF report said on September 4. India’s ranking improved from 40th to 34th, the greatest improvement over 2017 among the top 25 percent of all countries ranked […]

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India to offer e-education, telemedicine services to Benin, Guinea

August 10, 2019

NEW DELHI: Benin and Guinea in Africa have entered into a strategic alliance with India’s Telecommunications Consultants of India (TCIL) to offer e-education- e-Vidyabharati, and telemedicine e-Arogyabharati (e-VBAB) programs. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) with west African nations has been inked during the Indian President Ram Nath Kovind’s recent three-day visit. Kovind, accompanied by the high-level delegation in the capital […]

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Come and study in India: India’s US envoy tells American students

May 31, 2019

India saw its best phase of macro-economic stability in the past five years and is set to become the fifth largest economy in the world by the end of this year, the country’s top diplomat in the US has said, urging the young American students to come and study in India. Speaking at the ongoing […]

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India needs to break free from private education system

April 29, 2019

Founded in 2010, Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV), Jamui in Bihar has been giving impressive results in board exams since its inception All those who thought quality education was available only in expensive private schools in big cities, here’s a shocker. A government school in a relatively unknown town Simultala, in Jamui district in Bihar, offers […]

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ISB founder laments poor state of higher education in India

April 20, 2019

In an interaction with media Tuesday, Gupta shared his experiences during the trial, explained why he thinks he’s innocent, and talked about his current endeavours. Rajat Gupta, former managing director of McKinsey, who was also on the board of various organisations like Goldman Sachs, was in the city Tuesday as a part of a tour […]

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On a budget this summer? Best places to travel in India within Rs 10,000

April 13, 2019

Can’t wait to step out of your mundane routine and take a little trip but your bank balance is raining on your parade? Here are some places that you can visit this Summer Here’s where you must go for your next vacation Who wouldn’t want to take a break and enjoy a scenic beauty with […]

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