Do you want to pursue career in environmental science? Check out top 4 options here

Do you want to pursue career in environmental science? Check out top 4 options here

World Environment Day 2019: Top career options in the field of environmental science The dynamics of our lives are directly controlled by environmental parameters. Environment forms an integral part of our lives hence, it is imperative to know the environmental details right from starting level of our education system. Environment studies should be included as a part of school and college curriculum. This will not only make children aware and conscious about the environment but can also inspire them to take up environment as a core subject for their higher…

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HSSC Recruitment 2019 Notification Out for 1624 Junior Engineer Posts, Apply Online from 20 June

HSSC Recruitment 2019 Notification Out for 1624 Junior Engineer Posts, Apply Online from 20 June

HSSC Recruitment 2019: Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) has released a notification for recruitment to the post of Junior Engineer. Interested candidates can apply to the posts through the prescribed format from 20 June 2019. A total of 1624 vacancies for the post of Junior Engineer have been notified in Haryana Staff Selection Commission. The online for HSSC JE Recruitment 2019 will start from 20 June and end on 4 July 2019. Candidates are advised to fill their application form carefully. No request for change of any particular on the…

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Central Railway recruitment 2019: Fresh vacancies out, last date June 23 – Here’s how to apply

Central Railway recruitment 2019: Fresh vacancies out, last date June 23 – Here’s how to apply

Railway recruitment 2019: Central Railway has issued a recruitment notification inviting applications for the posts of Junior Technical Associate. The application process started on May 24, 2019. The last date for submission of the application form is June 23, 2019. The applicants have to apply in the prescribed format before the last date. The candidates should read the official notification carefully before applying for these posts to make sure that they have all the requisite educational qualifications and experience. Railway recruitment 2019: Vacancy details Junior Technical Associate (Works): 32 posts Educational qualifications:…

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Railway Recruitment 2019: Notification Out For Various Posts, Check Details Now

Railway Recruitment 2019: Notification Out For Various Posts, Check Details Now

Probably the biggest recruitment sector in India, the Indian Railways has come up with another vacancy notification for all the job aspirants. The East Coast Railway (ECoR) has released a notification for the positions of Post Graduate Teacher (PGT) and Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT). Interested and eligible candidates are advised to walk-in for the positions on May 28, 2019. In a fresh notification, the ECoR mentioned that it is going to conduct a ‘Walk-In-Interview’ for filling up vacant posts of teachers by engaging suitable candidates, purely on contract basis. Educational…

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IGNOU OPENMAT 2018: Admit cards to be out soon @ignou.ac.in, steps to download

IGNOU OPENMAT 2018: Admit cards to be out soon @ignou.ac.in, steps to download

The admit cards of the OPENMAT 2018 will be released soon by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) on the official website, the link for which is ignou.ac.in Exam details: As per the schedule, the IGNOU OPNEMAT-XLIV is scheduled to be held on December 16 at various test centres. IGNOU OPENMAT Admit Card 2018: Steps to download Go to the official website, ignou.ac.in On the homepage, click on the link ‘OPENMAT’ admit card Enter your roll number and password in the space provided On submitting the same, the admit…

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Free online courses phased out to focus on smaller, revenue-producing programs

Free online courses phased out to focus on smaller, revenue-producing programs

Two free online courses that GW has offered for nearly five years were phased out this summer, officials said. The classes – a business school course about the Federal Reserve and a law school course about patent law – were nixed this summer after first launching in 2012. Officials said the courses were “outdated” and the cuts fall in line with GW’s online learning strategy, which has shifted in recent years to focus on smaller courses. University spokeswoman Maralee Csellar said massive, open online courses are not a focus of GW’s…

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Conflicts break out as institutes take over coastal lands

Conflicts break out as institutes take over coastal lands

The social and economic problems related to acquisition of private property have gained much media attention in recent years. The debates have shown that government decisions over property are not the last word. However, what has been far less stated is how the government deals with lands that are not under individual ownership. Coastal common lands A big part of India’s development story unfolds in what is called common lands, popularly known as the ‘commons’. They come in myriad forms such as forests, grasslands, riverbeds or wetlands and have been…

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Indian institutes pay heed when foreigners point out flaws but ignore our researchers

Indian institutes pay heed when foreigners point out flaws but ignore our researchers

Interestingly, Indians are not bad at spotting bugs but are just wary. Indian hackers have topped bug bounty charts of Facebook, Uber, Google and others. BENGALURU: Indian ethical hackers are reaching out to Baptiste Robert, a French cyber researcher, to alert firms of flaws in their online assets as they fear local laws in the country does not give them protection for calling out such vulnerabilities. Organisations such as Bharat Sanchar Nigam(BSNL), the India Post and Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) have fixed those flaws after Baptiste Robert flagged the chinks in their…

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Make a career out of hospitality

Make a career out of hospitality

Illustration: Raj Verma Dilip Puri, Founder and CEO, Indian School of Hospitality, Gurgaon According to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) 2017 Global Impact Report, one in 10 of the jobs worldwide fall under the travel and tourism umbrella. Only last year, the travel and tourism industry as a whole outperformed the global economy-for the sixth year in a row. Over the next decade, travel and tourism is set to successfully continue its rapid expansion, overtaking global economic sectors including communications, manufacturing, retail and distribution, as well as financial…

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5 Steps to Restart Online College After Failing, Dropping Out

5 Steps to Restart Online College After Failing, Dropping Out

Picking up the pieces and restarting an online bachelor’s program following an unsuccessful first attempt is difficult but admirable. Returning to an online college may also still be the best path to academic recovery as a working adult. Here are five steps to take if you’re ready to return as an online student after previously failing or dropping out of an online undergraduate program. Be sure to also consult an adviser with questions along the way. 1. Assess what went wrong the first time around: Learn from your previous mistakes. Students who fail or drop out…

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