Govt of India’s DST launches science, engineering fellowships

Govt of India’s DST launches science, engineering fellowships

Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), a statutory body under the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India has launched SERB Overseas Postdoctoral Fellowship (SERB-OPDF). It is meant to encourage researchers in areas of science and engineering. The fellowship will be awarded for one year (extendable to one more year subject to evaluation). The applicant should have completed PhD degree in science and engineering not earlier than the preceding two years from recognised institutions in India. For researchers who are in regular employment, the two years period may be…

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UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2017: Your guide to cracking the examination

UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2017: Your guide to cracking the examination

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is likely to conduct the civil services (CS) preliminary examination on June 18 this year. The commission conducts the CS exam every year to select officers for Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others. The exam is held in three stages – preliminary, main and interview. Not surprisingly, the prelims draw a horde of candidates. The syllabus is vast. A student may be very good in the optional subjects he has chosen for the mains examination…

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Competition Commission rejects allegations against 11 organisations

Competition Commission rejects allegations against 11 organisations

Competition Commission has dismissed allegations of anti-competitive practices made against seven entities with respect to providing coaching services for various engineering examinations. The complaint was also filed against ACE Educational Services, ACE Engineering Education, ACE Engineering Publications, ACE Educational Academy, Yadala Satyanarayana Memorial Educational Society, ACE Engineering Academy as well as Y V Gopala Krishna Murthy — who controls all the six entities. All of them are based in Andhra Pradesh. For the case, Competition Commission of India (CCI) considered ‘provision of coaching services related to GATE, ESE and State…

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204 students expelled for cheating in intermediate exam

204 students expelled for cheating in intermediate exam

A total of 204 examinees were expelled across the state for using unfair means in the intermediate examination on the second day today. Besides, three persons in Arwal and Gaya districts were arrested for allegedly impersonating as candidates, a statement issued by the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) that conducts the examination said here. New Delhi: PM Modi, Army Chief Pay Tribute To Slain Soldiers  If the candidates barred from the rest of the examination, Bhojpur district accounted for the most (28), followed by Jehanabad (20) and Patna (16), the…

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Synthetic HGH: An overview

Synthetic HGH: An overview

The pituitary glands produce natural growth hormones in the body but if it does not produce adequate growth hormone due to disease or injury synthetic HGH treatment is used to remedy the situation. Synthetic HGH means synthetic human growth hormone artificially produced in the laboratory unlike the natural growth hormones. Although the manufacturing process varies the pure and synthetic HGH produce same results in the body when injected. The synthetic growth hormones are costly. The Synthetic HGH is directly injected into the muscle for use. It gets absorbed into the…

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Cool Careers Aren’t Just for TV

Cool Careers Aren’t Just for TV

At the end of the day, as you relax and unwind, perhaps you watch your favorite TV show. Maybe it’s an engaging medical drama, but it might also be a game featuring your favorite sports team. No matter what it is that you enjoy, there is a good chance you’ve thought about the possibility of working in a position like the ones you see. The medical field is certainly exciting, and who wouldn’t want to work alongside their favorite baseball or football team? Careers like these aren’t limited to TV….

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How to Clean Upholstery in Your Vehicle?

How to Clean Upholstery in Your Vehicle?

As years go by, your car’s interior’s start wearing out. When you look at your car several years down the line, you will realize that it does not look as it used to be when it was new. It is not at all uncommon that the interior of your car will get soiled over after years of normal usage. Therefore, cleaning the upholstery of your car is very essential. Since upholstery should be cleaned often to maintain the glossy look of the car, you should learn how to clean the…

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‘It’s not all anal sex’: the German schools exploring love, equality and LGBT issues

‘It’s not all anal sex’: the German schools exploring love, equality and LGBT issues

Last month in Wiesbaden, the picturesque German city famous for champagne and hot springs, around 2,000 parents protested over changes to the school curriculum. The cause of the furore? That children would be bombarded with lessons about anal sex, dildos and dark rooms. Despite their fears, anal sex is not being snuck into lessons. What schools are being asked to do is encourage acceptance of different lifestyles and identities. The Hessian ministry of education has said that, from this autumn, teachers must have conversations about sexual and gender diversity with…

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