‘Quality education for all’

Prof Ravindra Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), talks to  Sangeeta Yadav about setting up digital centres across India   How has Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) evolved from being an open distance learning to an open digital learning university? We aren’t an alternative education system. We are a parallel education system. Generally, we…

‘Independent judiciary is must”

Who appoints the High Court and Supreme Court judges? Who is accountable for the functioning of the court and passing of judgements? From transparency in appointment of judges to delays due to adjournment of cases to large number of advocate vacancies and issues surrounding contempt of court proceedings were some of the topics discussed at…

Change to educate

The draft of New Education Policy suggests landmark recommendations that aims to revamp the system and improve quality of education in the country. But experts feel that to implement it on a large scale will be a challenge. Sangeeta Yadav tells you more In the wake of digitisation and advancement in technology, that is transforming…

‘A lot is happening in the publishing industry’

Monica Malhotra Kandhari, managing director, MBD Group, talks to Sangeeta Yadav about the latest initiatives by the group and how one can make a successful career in the publishing industry Tell us about the present scenario of publishing industry in India? A career in publishing industry has a lot of scope in today’s time, especially…

‘Online education portals are reliable’

May 02, 2012  Ishan Gupta, CEO edukart.com speaks with SANGEETA YADAV about the popularity of online education portals The trend of online education portals is increasing… With the onset of e-commerce in the country, online education is becoming a rage among students and working professionals because of its easy accessibility and affordability. Various programmes on offer…

Appsolutely right choice

April 18, 2012 According to industry reports the mobile and social networking applications market is going to grow manifold and create a plethora of job opportunities by 2015. It is a good time to get cracking on the app front, says SANGEETA YADAV With the advancement in technology, various career options have emerged in the…

‘Cloud computing will change IT industry’

April 18, 2012 P Davuluri, senior VP, enterprise learning solutions at IIJT speaks withSANGEETA YADAV about a new course launched on cloud computing and how this will make an impact in the IT industry What is cloud computing? Cloud computing is a model for delivering IT services in which resources are retrieved from the Internet through…