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President Pranab Mukherjee: Indian universities ought to compete globally to become world class

The outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee while emphasising on nation-building through institution-building said, “We are now increasingly being called upon to think about the role of universities in the larger global context.” President Pranab Mukherjee In a bid to rank globally, the universities are required to compete globally for research-ranking to become world-class, President Pranab Mukherjee said at at a recently ... Read More »

India Ranked 89th Globally in Terms of Average Internet Speed: Akamai

HIGHLIGHTS Average Internet speed rose 87 percent year-on-year in India during Q1 South Korea global leader with average speed of 28.6Mbps The adoption of faster broadband services increased globally Just like it does every quarter, content delivery network services provider Akamai Technologies has published its State of the Internet Connectivity report for first quarter of 2017. The report provides key ... Read More »

MOOC users reach 58 million globally

The number of first-time users meanwhile reached 23 million – a quarter registering with regional MOOC platforms which have proliferated in the past year. The new figures are part of a series of articles from Class Central on the MOOC landscape, which curate information and reviews from 41 different MOOC providers around the world. Regional MOOC providers outside of English speaking regions ... Read More »