SC suspends engineering degrees secured via correspondence since 2001, orders CBI probe

SC suspends engineering degrees secured via correspondence since 2001, orders CBI probe

he Supreme Court directs the University Grants Commission (UGC) to restrain deemed universities from using the word ‘University’ within one month from Friday. Photo: Mint New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday restrained all deemed universities across the country from continuing any distance learning courses from the 2018-19 without prior approval of the regulatory authorities and ordered a CBI probe into granting of retrospective approvals to four of them. The top court also directed the University Grants Commission (UGC) to restrain such institutions from using the word ‘University’ within one month…

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6 ways you can climb the career ladder via email

6 ways you can climb the career ladder via email

We all use email in our daily lives – but how many of us use it to score a promotion? Well, according to a new study, that’s just what we should all be doing. Research published in the Harvard Business Review has found that people who use their email cleverly can climb the career ladder. It found that when people copied in their supervisors or line managers to emails, they could show off their recent work – or show up a colleague. Professor David De Cremer, who led the study, said: “This finding…

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Protected US military server poked via army recruitment website

Protected US military server poked via army recruitment website

Beads of sweat must have surely run down the face of one hacker who, while trying to score a bug bounty, inadvertently infiltrated an “internal US Department of Defence website that requires special credentials to access.” The unnamed hacker used exploited a pair of vulnerabilities to gain access to the US Army network via an unpatched website and a misconfigured proxy. The starting point, goarmy.com, paved the way to an open proxy and into the normally access-controlled internal DoD server. Uncle Sam’s techies quickly shored up their defenses after the…

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NUI Galway offers MSc in biomedical science via distance learning/modular

NUI Galway offers MSc in biomedical science via distance learning/modular

Modules are selected and paid for à la carte, and as few as one or as many as six taught modules can be completed in a given year. Candidates may join the programme at any time throughout the academic year. Students are introduced to interdisciplinary research using technologies and skills from scientific, engineering, and clinical disciplines. Course contributors are active researchers and industry experts in all areas of biomedical science. On completion of six or 12 taught modules, students also have the option to exit with a PG Cert or…

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net Saathi: reworking lives of women via digital education

net Saathi: reworking lives of women via digital education

DHOLPUR: Twenty-5-12 months-old Kamlesh Kumari, a resident of Sirmathura village in Dholpur district of Rajasthan, is deeply engrossed with a tab, trying to find baby healthcare pointers even as her 4-month-antique daughter sleeps on her lap. educated until magnificence eight, Kamlesh craves for know-how. With mobile cellphone internet within the village, she has now discovered a new ray of hope for gaining that know-how. A confident Kamlesh now not just surfs the net but additionally teaches different ladies inside the village.

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