IIIT Amendment Bill 2017 passed in Rajya Sabha

The Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) (Amendment) Bill, 2017 was passed in Rajya Sabha. Human Resource Development (HRD) Union Minister Mahendra Nath Pandey said that five Indian IIT proposals were presented, out of which four have received permission. He added that IIT Allahabad, IIT Jabalpur, IIT Gwalior and IIIT Kancheepuram have received permission.

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Modi Set to Launch New Syllabus for CA, 100 Marks Paper on GST

Looks like the historic GST will not just have an economic and social impact. Students aspiring to be chartered accountants will soon have to sit for an extra exam on GST. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will announce the new syllabus late this evening.For starters, the exam will be introduced this year in November, but the weightage of GST-related questions would be 10 marks.

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No Cars, Phones For Uttarakhand Government Till It Fixes Schools: Court

Taking a stern view of the state government’s failure to provide basic minimum amenities to children in the state-run schools, the Uttarakhand HC put a ban on the purchase of cars, mobile phones and other luxury items by the government. justices said that the state government has miserably failed to provide bare minimum facilities to students in the government-run schools.

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BSEB Class 10 Result 2017 Declared on biharboard.ac.in. 50 Percent Students Pass

BSEB declared the Bihar Class 10 Matric result 2017 at on June 22 at 1 pm on its official website biharboard.ac.in. and the total pass percentage was 50.12% this year. The overall pass percentage of Class 10 exam increased by around 3% this year as compared to last year. Out of the 17,23,911 students who appeared for the exams this year only 8,63,950 students passed.

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New rapid test can accurately diagnose malaria.

Scientists have developed an automated blood test that can accurately diagnose malaria much faster than current methods. A major problem associated with this infectious tropical disease is the difficulty in obtaining a fast and reliable diagnosis.Up to now it was diagnosed mainly by means of the microscopic detection of pathogens in the blood by medical technicians – an inaccurate and time-consuming method.

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