Examination – Has It Killed Education?

…suicide. They all have different Modus Operandi but the same reason. Some have Stress of not getting admissions in esteemed institutions, others fear of not performing well in the exam. Why students are taking such drastic steps? Have the authorities ever thought what is wrong? Is there any drawback in our education system which is putting pressure on students? Students are not mentally grown-ups. Many still don’t know how to handle pressu…

Impact of IT/ITES on Indian Economy

…s (ITES) in Indian Economy? Now, think about another situation. Two persons are talking about the growth rate of India and the year is 1985. So, what do you think, would they be talking about the role of IT/ITES in Indian Economy? I don’t think so. Twenty five years back, no one would have dreamt of India as a major IT exporter. The nation lacking food & money would be a big player in computer sector. Today, it is one of the fastest gro…

How To Become An Archaeologist

…and Colleges are scarce- almost all of look for PHD or equivalent degrees. Museum archaeologists are hired fewer in number now as well. Finally, field archaeology is where the brunt of the workforce seems to be flowing. Archaeology is a wide field of study and the courses you take needs to reflect that. Chemistry, biology, anthropology, even math and physics all play a great deal in fieldwork and analysis in archaeology. Beyond a simple love of l…

Share Market Terminology: Part 1

…Indexes. The average is named after Dow and one of his business associates, statistician Edward Jones. It is an index that shows how 30 large, publicly owned companies based in the United States have traded during a standard trading session in the stock market. It is the second oldest U.S. market index after the Dow Jones Transportation Average, which was also created by Dow. To calculate the DJIA, the sum of the prices of all 30 stocks is divid…