Education – The News Mill https://thenewsmill.com Assam Northeast India News Live, Latest Sports, Cinema, Business & Politics News Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:24:02 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 https://i2.wp.com/thenewsmill.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/cropped-TNM-white.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Education – The News Mill https://thenewsmill.com 32 32 IIT Guwahati researchers develop device to separate oil from water https://thenewsmill.com/iit-guwahati-researchers-develop-device-to-separate-oil-from-water/ Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:24:02 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18151

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati researchers developed two distinct and special membranes that can separate oil and water, even under harsh conditions. The membranes that are super-water repellent in air, and super oil-repellent in water, have been shown to separate complex mixtures of oil and water at practically relevant settings. Oil-water separation is also […]

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IIT Guwahati’s half marathon on August 25 to raise awareness on drinking water https://thenewsmill.com/iit-guwahatis-half-marathon-on-august-25-to-raise-awareness-on-drinking-water/ Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:52:43 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18142

IIT Guwahati’s annual techno-management festival, Techniche is hosting this year’s edition of Guwahati Half Marathon on August 25 to raise awareness on clean and safe drinking water. The Guwahati Half Marathon is an annual public awareness initiative event organised by Techniche. It is Northeast’s largest student-organised half marathon which is being organised since 2009. Guwahati Half Marathon has […]

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CM Biren warns teachers for sending substitutes to schools, hints at introducing biometrics in Manipur https://thenewsmill.com/cm-biren-warns-teachers-for-sending-substitutes-to-schools-hints-at-introducing-biometrics-in-manipur/ Sat, 17 Aug 2019 14:02:23 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18125

Chief Minister N Biren on August 17 said that the his government is giving serious thrust to improvement of education system of the state. He appealed to all the government teachers to work with dedication, while stating that he has received information, though not confirmed, regarding sending substitutes by some teachers. The chief minister asked […]

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Honour for Assam researcher in the US https://thenewsmill.com/honour-for-assam-researcher-in-the-usa/ Tue, 13 Aug 2019 19:43:39 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18111

Assam’s Mustafa A Barbhuiya who is a junior faculty at the Penn State University College of Medicine in the US has been named among 40 high-achieving pathologists under age 40 for the prestigious ‘2019 ASCP 40 Under Forty’ list by American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP). The ASCP, world’s largest body on pathology, recognizes scientists […]

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IIT Guwahati develops hand-held device to detect bacteria almost instantaneously https://thenewsmill.com/iit-guwahati-develops-hand-held-device-to-detect-bacteria-almost-instantaneously/ Sat, 10 Aug 2019 06:37:36 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18064

Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati researchers have developed a low-cost, hand-held device to detect bacteria. This research by IIT Guwahati will enable rapid detection of bacteria, which is important not only in healthcare, but also in anti-bioterrorism measures and environmental monitoring applications. Bacterial infection is a common cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide and despite development […]

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Nagaland govt approves education in mother tongue https://thenewsmill.com/nagaland-govt-approves-education-in-mother-tongue/ Thu, 08 Aug 2019 17:57:52 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18026

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on August 8 informed the Nagaland Assembly that four Naga local dialects were approved and 18 local dialects were approved up to elementary school level as a subject. Replying to a starred question asked by MLA Chotisuh Sazo on the number of local (Naga) language approved for taking up in […]

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Tripura to introduce dress code for teaching and non-teaching staff in schools https://thenewsmill.com/tripura-to-introduce-dress-code-for-teaching-and-non-teaching-staff-in-schools/ Tue, 06 Aug 2019 05:49:15 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=17992

Tripura government has decided to introduce dress code for the teachers and non-teaching staff of the schools to further smoothen the academic atmosphere in the campus under the newly launched vidyajyoti mission. According to the new guidelines, some restrictions on dresses have been imposed for the teachers and other staff in the school and they […]

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Meghalaya CM Sangma says the govt is committed to address the challenges in education sector https://thenewsmill.com/meghalaya-cm-sangma-says-the-govt-is-committed-to-address-the-challenges-in-education-sector/ Fri, 02 Aug 2019 17:53:57 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=17932

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma on August 2 said the government is aware and concerned about the challenges in the education sector and committed to address those issues and challenges. Addressing the inaugural session of the 33rd biennial general conference of Meghalaya college teachers’ association (MCTA), he said that it is important for all stakeholders […]

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Manipur minister bats for waste management in school syllabus https://thenewsmill.com/manipur-minister-bats-for-waste-management-in-school-syllabus/ Sun, 07 Jul 2019 03:35:56 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=17187

Manipur’s Municipal Administration, Housing and Urban Development (MAHUD) Minister Thounaojam Shyamkumar on July 5 said that there is a need to introduce syllabus on waste management from the primary level. Stating that the early introduction to the topic will help in spreading awareness and also help in environmental conservation; he urged all the stakeholders to […]

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Tripura govt serves notice to 34 schools for poor result https://thenewsmill.com/tripura-govt-serves-notice-to-34-schools-for-poor-result/ Sun, 30 Jun 2019 08:25:10 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=17018

The Tripura government has issued show-cause notice to the heads of 34 schools where none passed this year’s Class X board exams and have started reviewing the performance of the teachers of the institutions. Education Minister Ratan Lal Nath said in Agartala on June 29 that the government would go for disciplinary proceeding against the […]

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