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Smart Indian Hackathon 2018: Maharashtra wins most awards

New Delhi: Maharashtra came out at the top with 53 awards in total at the recently concluded Smart India Hackathon (software edition), followed by Tamil Nadu and Delhi, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) said on Sunday.…

AICTE asks 35 polytechnics to shift to permanent locations

New Delhi: AICTE, the apex body for technical institutes in the country, has asked a number of polytechnic institutions operating from temporary locations to move their establishments to a permanent location "within two years of grant of…

Cabinet clears creation of agency to conduct entrance tests

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday cleared a proposal for creation of a National Testing Agency (NTA), to conduct entrance tests which are at present being conducted by the CBSE. An official…

UGC, AICTE to have power to close down institutes soon

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Close on the heels of Supreme Court's recent order banning technical education through distance mode and cancellation of degrees of hundreds of students who passed out between 2001 and 2005, the central government is…

Will Odisha pull out of JEE Mains from next academic year?

Bhubaneswar: The concerns of the Odisha Private Engineering College Association (OPECA) on pulling out of JEE Mains examination from next academic year further curved in, as the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) authorities failed to…