BDU issues directive to begin online teaching

The concept of online teaching-learning is not entirely new. The trend of students of the university and its affiliated colleges pursuing Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) promoted by MHRD on UGC’s SWAYAM programme has been increasingly visible. MOOC enivsages bridging of the digital divide for students who have not been able to join the mainstream […]

Ninth and tenth Victorian coronavirus deaths recorded

More than one thousand second and third year nursing students may be asked to take on part time roles in the state’s hospitals supporting qualified registered nurses in the collecting and interpretation of healthcare data, as well as gaining social, economic and psychological information from patients.

Kerala Lockdown Day 16: Rs 20 meals at Janakiya hotels, daily parcel services by Railways

Here is another piece of good news for the COVID-19 suspect patients. You can now avail the telemedicine services launched by the health department. At present, 100 doctors will be working at the telemedicine centre. Each person will get 15 minutes to talk to the doctors.

Missing school? Check out these websites and learning resources to keep your mind ticking

5. SWAYAM PRABHA: SWAYAM Prabha has 32 DTH TV channels transmitting educational content 24/7. These channels are available for viewing all across the country using DD, Free Dish Set Top Box and Antenna. The channel schedule and other details are available on the portal. These channels cover both school education (Classes 9 to 12) and […]

Vajpayee’s career reflected the vicissitudes of Indian history

• He was the only prime minister after Jawaharlal Nehru to get a favourable verdict in three consecutive elections, though Nehru had secured decisive majorities for his own party.

Coronavirus live updates: Sailors cleaning coronavirus-stricken carrier lack protective gear

3:46 p.m. Trump says he didn’t see memo reportedly warning of pandemic: President Trump said he did not see at the time a memo written by trade adviser Peter Navarro that the New York Times reported warned of potential impacts to the U.S. of a coronavirus pandemic. The New York Times reported the memo, written […]

Coronavirus live updates: State agents seize respirators, surgical masks in Alameda County raids

3:26 p.m. Trump says he had ‘no role’ in Acting Navy Secretary Modly resigning: President Trump said at his Tuesday briefing he had “no role” in the resignation of Thomas Modly, the acting secretary of the Navy, on Tuesday. Modly resigned a day after apologizing for criticizing Capt. Brett Crozier, the former commander of the […]

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Embattled Australia says entire test schedule in doubt

The loss was due in part to fewer home tests and lower sponsorship revenue in a World Cup year but also because of a A$6.6 million increase in expenditure, including the costs of settling an unfair dismissal legal battle with former Wallaby Israel Folau.

Trace McSorley ‘glad to see’ NIL discussions within NCAA

“I remember when I was in college, we did those throwback uniforms one year,” McSorley said. “They ended up auctioning them off. Every single player obviously would have loved to have kept that jersey to hang it up in their house and have the memory of the first time Penn State did that with the […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: When Will U.K. Schools Open Again?

Clean hands frequently with soap and water, or alcohol-based hand rub. Wash hands after coughing or sneezing; when caring for the sick; before, during and after food preparation; before eating; after using the toilet; when hands are visibly dirty; and after handling animals or waste. Maintain at least 1 meter (3 feet) distance from anyone […]