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ICAI declares results of the CA final and the Common Proficiency Test

PUNE: James John Britto R of Chennai emerged first in the all India ranking for the CA Final exam conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in India (ICAI) in November, 2015. The results of this exam were declared on Sunday. Simultaneously, the ICAI also announced the results of its …

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Delhi schools to suspend primary classes due to cold weather

NEW DELHI: Delhi government has directed the schools run by it to suspend primary classes in wake of the chilly weather in the national capital and private schools to alter their timings. While private schools have been asked to amend their timings themselves, directions have been issued to government schools …

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Raise your hat to an LLM with cerebral palsy, a PhD at 78

MUMBAI: As more than a lakh students were conferred with their degrees by Mumbai University on Thursday, some of them really stood out – emerging victorious despite challenges that life threw their way. Among them was Saugata Hazra, 27, who overcame the difficulties of living with cerebral palsy to complete …

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These are the countries where it’s most expensive to go to university

With the Ucas deadline closing at 6pm on Friday, sixth formers up and down the country will be putting the final touches on their university applications, if they haven’t submitted already. If they didn’t already know, they are in all likelihood applying to study in the most expensive country in …

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Ramjas celebrates 100 yrs, inaugurates ‘Future’ centre

NEW DELHI: Ramjas College will celebrate the year leading to its 100th birthday with a range of events commemorating its past but primarily with the launch of a centre that looks to the future. The function of the Centre for Future Studies will be, as its principal Rajendra Prasad puts …

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Indian student numbers at UK universities fall further

LONDON: The number of Indian students enrolling to study at UK universities continued its downward trend last year, apparently due to scrapping of the post – study work visas, according to new statistics released on Thursday. The number of Indian first-year enrolments at UK varsities fell by 10 per cent …

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Delhi private schools begin toeing AAP government line on management quota

NEW DELHI: While private school associations are undecided about their stand after the Delhi government’s move to scrap management quota in nursery admissions, some schools have started toeing the line and have updated their admission criteria. Queens’ Valley School, Dwarka which had earlier reserved 20 per cent seats under the …

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The Best Tech Deals and Discounts for Students

Fiscal responsibility is often a necessity when working towards a four-year college degree. In addition to the ever-increasing cost of room and board, tuition and books, one also needs to budget for basic living expenses, occasional entertainment, unforeseen emergencies and so on. Getting the most out of each dollar is …

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10 Tips for Good Smartphone Photography

Recently we took a look at the hardware that makes up your smartphone camera. While it’s interesting to know and understand what constitutes a digital camera module, that won’t help much when it comes to actually taking a photo on your smartphone. From a photography enthusiast and mobile hardware reviewer, …

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Where to Watch Free Movies and TV Online

The spread of broadband Internet is changing the way we watch TV and movies. A lot of people are cutting the cable company cord or dropping that satellite service in favor of online streaming. If you’ve been wondering where you can find movies and TV shows to watch for free …

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