Education

Power of female education

The newly elected government has many challenges to deal with. One of the areas that beckon immediate priority is on health and education particularly that of women. There exists countless evidence on how investing in women’s education and health and paying attention to their employment opportunities and empowerment leads to achieving big dividends in terms […]

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Google One Debuts in US With Cheaper Cloud Storage Plans, Additional Benefits

Google One, the paid subscription-only model of Google Drive that is designed to counter Apple’s iCloud with features such as family share, is now available in the US. The new development comes months after Google One was provided through an invite-only beta. Google has promised to bring the new model to more countries over the next few weeks. In the meantime, users in […]

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Equal Education: Ramaphosa’s #SAFEInitiative is ‘ironic’

In response to consistent calls by rural communities and civil society organisations for better infrastructure in schools, President Cyril Ramaphosa launched his initiative to provide schools with safe sanitation facilities on Tuesday. The Sanitation Appropriate for Education (SAFE) initiative “will save lives and restore the dignity of tens of thousands of our nation’s children, as […]

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Can higher education strengthen democracy?

New Delhi: Education holds a key role in creating a just society and strengthening democracy, experts said while discussing higher education’s impact on inequality and empowerment of youth. Participating in the discussion titled ‘Role of Education in Creating a Just Society’ at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) centre here, Rod Hilton, deputy high […]

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New ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Preview Teases ‘Slaughter Race’ Scenes

“This girl can drive!” Disney has revealed a new 60-second sneak preview (aka TV trailer) for the animated sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2. The footage introduces us to the “Slaughter Race”, and the character of Shank, the gritty, leather-clad street-racing star voiced by Gal Gadot, of course.John C. Reilly returns as the voice of Ralph, the “bad […]