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Learning outcomes to be part of RTE Act: Javadekar

December 08, 2016 2:28 pm

Soon it will be left to the states whether or not to conduct exams in Class 5 and 8.

HRD ministry invites VCs of Central universities for national seminar on Yoga

June 13, 2016 9:17 pm

According to sources, HRD minister Smriti Irani would also be present in the seminar where apart from senior officials of her ministry, VCs, UGC top brass and yoga experts would be present.

Andhra Pradesh to get two universities, assures Irani

June 08, 2016 10:38 am

The Central university is proposed to be set up in Anantapuramu district, while the tribal varsity is to be located in Vizianagaram district

IIT lectures to be telecast live through 32 new DTH channels

June 06, 2016 1:18 pm

The HRD Ministry is set to launch 32 Direct-to-Home channels which would enable students to watch live telecast of lectures from six IITs, along with other top institutions, from anywhere.

HRD ministry to launch 32 DTH channels, will live telecast IIT lectures

June 05, 2016 1:20 pm

Lectures of over a dozen other premier institutions will also reach students on TV. The names of these institutions are currently being finalised.

HRD Ministry ropes Cambridge, MIT experts to help design syllabi of Indian institutions

June 03, 2016 5:21 pm

Smriti Irani also launched various projects including inauguration of a Model Degree Colleges in Kurnool of Andhra Pradesh, Rajnandgaon in Chattisgarh, Boys' Hostel in Amritsar

Education policy: Make our report public or I will, TSR Subramanian to Smriti Irani

June 03, 2016 5:15 am

The 200-page report, as first reported by The Indian Express on May 28, contains close to 90 suggestions including reinstating detention of students beyond Class V.

New Education Policy: Subramanian panel submits report

May 27, 2016 5:21 pm

Thematic consultations were conducted both by the ministry and also by institutions like UGC, AICTE, NCTE, NCERT and several universities and autonomous bodies.

What Modi government must unlearn

May 27, 2016 12:06 am

Fixing the learning deficit requires a lot more than the right kind of tracking technology. It requires greater investment in institutional capacities that is not forthcoming

HRD Ministry to launch student tracking system

May 25, 2016 1:07 am

Shala Asmita Yojana (SAY) aims to track the educational journey of close to 25 crore school students from Class I to Class XII across 15 lakh schools in the country.