Showing posts from September, 2020

The Piano as an Object of Affection – review of Nandita Basu's graphic novel

Nandita Basu's graphic novel The Piano published by Duckbill, which is now an imprint of Penguin Random House, is a tale of a piano's journey through the sands of time and into the hearts of people whose lives it touches along the way (or doesn't). The cover art and illustrations in the book are also by Basu.

Prof. Saroj Sood Scholarship for free college education for poor students

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood recently announced the Prof. Saroj Sood education scholarship in his mother’s name.  Taking up his mother’s wish that everyone should have an equal opportunity for happiness, he will provide financial support for higher studies for students from families with low income who cannot afford the high college fees and are going through tough times studying online due to Net connectivity issues and not having a decent device to even attend the online classes.

What students should take to NEET UG-2020 exam center - Government Guidelines

The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for Undergraduate students is scheduled for 13th September 2020 (Sunday). National Testing Agency (NTA), an autonomous organization under the Dept. of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, is conducting the exam. NTA has provided guidelines for the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) as issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India for the conduct of the exam and for students appearing for the exam to contain the spread of COVID-19 .