PRSU Raipur MA Exam March/April 2010 Result Declared

Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University (PRSU), Raipur, Chhattisgarh, on December 2, 2010, has declared the result of Master of Arts (MA) Final Geography, MA (Final) Sociology and MA (Previous & Rev) History exam. The exams were held in March/April 2010. To know more about the results, candidates can visit the university's official website:

Training Course on “Forest Certification” for the Indian Forest Service Officers inaugurated at Amity University

The one-week long Training Course on “Forest Certification” for the Indian Forest Service Officers organized by Amity School of Natural Resources and Sustainable Development at Amity University, Noida, Sector – 125 was inaugurated today by Dr. J.C. Kala, Ex-Director General (Forests) & Hony. Director General, AIGWES, Dr. Sunil Saran, Vice Chairman, Amity Science Technology and Innovation Foundation and Maj. Gen. R.K. Dhawan, Senior Vice President RBEF & Director International Affairs Division, Amity University

Counter-insurgency school proposed in Chhattisgarh

The Centre has proposed to open the National School of Counter Insurgency Warfare in the Naxal-hit state of Chhattisgarh.

"The government has not received any proposal from the Chhattisgarh state government regarding the setting up of a defence academy in the state. The central government proposes to establish National School of Counter Insurgency Warfare (NSCIW) at Raipur in Chhattisgarh," Defence Minister AK Antony told the Lok Sabha in a written reply on Monday.

Chhattisgarh to open schools in Maoist strongholdsr

RAIPUR: Chhattisgarh will open three residential schools for boys in areas worst hit by Maoist violence, a statement said Sunday.

"The government will construct three ashram (residential) schools for boys with 50-seat capacity each in Dantewada district with Rs.94.42 lakh (over $208,000) on expenditure," the statement said.

The ashram schools will come up at village Kasoli, Badepanera and Barsoor in the worst Maoist insurgency hit district of Dantewada. The public works department will construct the school buildings.

Biotic stress management institute to come up in Chhattisgarh

The Union Government has given its consent to set up National Institute of Biotic Stress Management (NIBSM) in Chhattisgarh.

“Many states were in the race to get the project and the Union Government gave its consent to set up the institute in Chhattisgarh,” state's agriculture minister Chandrashekhar Sahu said

“This will be the first institute to address the impact of biotic stresses and harness potentials of emerging tools of biotechnology in agriculture," Sahu said.

Chhattisgarh gets four proposals for pvt varsities

Chhattisgarh government has received proposals from four private universities for setting up campuses in the state. "We have received four proposals from private universities for setting up campuses in Chhattisgarh," Chairman of Chhattisgarh Private University Regulatory Commission Ashok Parekh said.

The commission had forwarded the proposals to the state government to examine whether they were at par with the parameters set for opening private university. "After considering all aspects, the state government will give recognition to the private universities," Parekh said.

Chhattisgarh getting schools vacated by security forces

Raipur : Chhattisgarh has begun vacating dozens of schools occupied by security forces who are stationed for anti-Maoist offensives in its southern restive tip, an official said Thursday.

"The authorities in the 40,000 sq km restive Bastar region (made up of five districts of Bijapur, Narayanpur, Bastar, Kanker and Dantewada) have been instructed to urgently arrange alternative buildings where the central forces can be shifted from schools to abide by instructions given by the Supreme Court," a top official source told IANS.

CORE Projects plans to invest Rs.450 crore to open schools

CORE Projects and Technologies Ltd, a technology provider to educational institutions, plans to open 30 schools, including some offering the international baccalaureate curriculum, with an initial investment of Rs.450 crore, in keeping with a recent trend of for-profit companies from the so-called organized sector entering the business of education.

In addition, the Mumbai-based firm is bidding to set up 50 schools in partnership with the Rajasthan government, and wants to partner the Central government to establish more schools across India.

The young in Chattisgarh have education , but want it linked to careers

Chhattisgarh recently celebrated its 10th year of inception, a momentous landmark in the life of a young state and an old region. It is a challenging region; rich in forests, mineral wealth, home to a large tribal population representing a way of life, culture, language and customs unique in itself, the cultural ethos and socio-economic patterns needed to be factored in while charting a developmental course by the founding fathers of the state and successive governments.