Not educating girls costs $15-30 trillion: World Bank

WASHINGTON: Not educating girls or creating barriers in their school education globally costs between $15 trillion to $30 trillion, the World Bank said. Less than two thirds of girls in low-income countries complete primary school and only one in three girls completes lower secondary school, the World Bank said in a new report ‘Missed Opportunities:…

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OU teachers oppose MHRD’s proposal to scrap UGC

HYDERABAD: Faculty members of arts and social sciences department at the Osmania University expressed their reservation on the ministry of human resource development’s proposed move to establish a Higher Education Commission of India by scrapping the University Grants Commission. The faculty members held a workshop on it’s campus recently to discuss the MHRD’s proposal. During…

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