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Education Ministry to develop policy to guide Faith-Based Schools

Ghana Web 14 May 2021
Dr Yaw Adutwum, Minister of Education, has expressed commitment to help develop a Universal Policy to guide all Faith-Based Schools (FBSs) in the country ... was submitted to the Ministry few months ago by the FBOs.

Pope’s recognition of ‘ministry of catechist’ praised by archdiocese’s director of catechesis

Catholic Standard 14 May 2021
A new document from Pope Francis instituting the “ministry of catechist,” recognizes a crucial role that has existed since the beginning days of the Church, beginning with the apostles, according to Sara Blauvelt, director of catechesis for the Archdiocese of Washington.

Job market for college grads going smoothly

People Daily 14 May 2021
The employment situation for China's new college graduates has been progressing smoothly this year thanks to joint efforts by central and local governments and universities, the Ministry of Education said on Thursday ... and universities, the Ministry of Education said on Thursday.

Mongolia to hold Innovation Week online next week 14 May 2021
The seventh edition of the event is co-organized by the Mongolian Ministry of Education and Science, the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, several major universities, other ...

'It's quite shocking' - Concerns raised over plastic waste in Government's free school lunches

TVNZ 14 May 2021
Hamilton parents are concerned over the amount of plastic waste leftover from the Government’s free school lunches scheme ... Source. 1 NEWS ... Education Minister Chris Hipkins was contacted for comment, but said it was an “operational issue” and to go to the Ministry of Education. 1 NEWS has contacted the Ministry of Education for comment. .

Covid: CBSE Grade 12 Board exams likely to be cancelled

Khaleej Times 14 May 2021
There is a possibility that the 12th grade Central Board of Secondary Education exams may be cancelled this year. According to the Times of India, sources in the Ministry of Education have hinted at the possibility in light of the surging Covid cases across India.

CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021 CANCELLATION: This is what officials have to say

DNA India 14 May 2021
As the demand for the cancellation of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is growing amid the COVID-19 situation in the country, sources in the Ministry of Education have reportedly said that chances are high that the examinations could be scrapped.  A senior ...

CBSE Class 12 board exam 2021 may be scrapped amid Covid surge

The Times of India 14 May 2021
Though the Board is expected to review the situation in two weeks, sources in the ministry of education (MoE) say there is likelihood of the exams being scrapped. A senior ministry official said, “Given the current situation, there is a possibility of scrapping the exams altogether.

Shoolini University selected for Study-in-India scholarship programme

Yahoo Daily News 14 May 2021
Adding another feather to its cap, Shoolini University has become eligible to host foreign students under the Study-in-India (SII) scholarship, a flagship programme by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. The programme aims to project India as a preferred destination for education on global competitive standards of education.

CIMG launches professional marketing qualifications in Ghana

Business Ghana 14 May 2021
Performing the launch Mr Benjamin Gyasi, Chief Director at the Ministry of Education, who delivered the keynote address on behalf of the Guest of Honour Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, Minister for Education, congratulated CIMG on reaching such a significant milestone and challenged the ...

DU Selected for GATI Pilot Programme to Promote Gender Equality in Science and Technology

Yahoo Daily News 14 May 2021
The University of Delhi (DU) has been selected as a participant in the pilot of Gender Advancement for Transforming Institutions (GATI), a programme launched by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) under Ministry of Science and Technology ... of higher educations.

Pune Campus Watch: AICTE releases 2021-2022 academic calendar; short film making competition atSPPU

Indian Express 14 May 2021
The notification states that the classes may be started in online/offline/blended mode following the prescribed guidelines as per the pandemic situation and also that the academic calendar is tentative and subject to change as per the directives of the Ministry of health, ministry of home and ministry of education.

The man behind Brazil’s search for miracle COVID-19 cures

Metro USA 14 May 2021
Bolsonaro – a vaccine skeptic and promoter of discredited treatments such as hydroxychloroquine – said this new drug, Proxalutamide, would “soon be available to all Brazil.” He invited a little-known Health Ministry official, Helio Angotti, to expand on its promise ... The ministry shut the app down.

Global COVID-19 cases continue rising, vaccination picks up with China's vaccines showing efficacy 14 May 2021
The pandemic has so far claimed 75,934 lives in Iran, up by 366 in the past 24 hours, the Iranian Ministry of Health and Medical Education said in a written briefing published on its official website ... The ministry said that tests detected 76,692 new cases, raising the national count to 15,359,397.

The man behind Brazil's search for miracle COVID-19 cures

Yahoo Daily News 14 May 2021
Angotti Neto, chief of the Health Ministry's Science, Technology, Innovation and Strategic Inputs department attends a news conference in Brasilia ... Current and former Health Ministry employees say the mid-level official has quietly amassed power by elevating what they say is questionable science to support Bolsonaro's convictions.