Who is Durga Shakti Nagpal?

The IAS officer was suspended by the Uttar Pradesh government for allegedly ordering the demolition of a portion of a mosque in her jurisdiction. ┬áThe Uttar Pradesh bureaucracy has been churned by resentment over the suspension of probationary IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal who dared to take on the sand mining mafia in western UP.After … Read moreWho is Durga Shakti Nagpal?

Ignou launches diploma in elementary education for teachers

The Indira Gandhi National Open University’s (Ignou) School of Education (SOE) has launched a new, two-year Diploma in Elementary Education (DElEd), offered in ODL mode, for in-service teachers to enhance their understanding and competency at elementary-level teaching. The announcement was made during a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signing ceremony between Ignou and Arunachal Pradesh government … Read moreIgnou launches diploma in elementary education for teachers

New TOEFL test dates added for August and September

New test dates for the TOEFL iBTtest are August 10, 16 and 31 and September 7, 13 and 27 in some cities in India. Since the August 10 test date is very close to the seven-day deadline (that would normally require a late fee), ETS has decided to waive that late fee, for the August … Read moreNew TOEFL test dates added for August and September