The Bhutan monastery was presumably mistaken for one in either Sikkim or Arunachal Pradesh.
The UGC have written to all universities, for keeping courses in 10+2+3 format.
Days into his new office, Rao has kicked up a controversy with posts on his blog.
The new order makes an exception for those who served as private secretaries to the Leader of Opposition in the RS and LS.
Top government sources confirmed that the ESZ around the sanctuary will be notified at the earliest.
‘Rs 8-10 lakh bribe paid to recruit ineligible candidates’, NVS seeks CBI probe.
The SC once called Prof Kumar one of the “unsung heroes who helped improve the system”.
The move raising questions about the UGC chairman’s Mauritius visit has come months after the trip was made.
The new communication, accessed by The Indian Express, indicates the secy's approval will be necessary on almost all documents moving out.
The UGC decision is said to have the support of HRD Minister Smriti Irani, who said the interests of students would be protected.
In case President Pranab Mukherjee does not approve the DU amendment, FYUP will be rolled back.
Interestingly, China already has its own rankings — the Shanghai rankings — that evaluates domestic as well as international institutes.
The DEC dissolution happened a year ago and was largely a government decision, said M Aslam.
The move to review FYUP comes when admission season is just set to open at the Delhi University.
While the stepwell was nominated in the cultural category, the GNHP was nominated in the natural category.
Boost for border roads, Mountain Strike Corps.
Kumar is credited with undoing the saffronisation of textbooks that was said to have been effected under Rajput.
Raju, a Tamil Nadu cadre 1985 batch IAS officer, was until June 6 handling issues related to Central universities.
The Organiser also defended of Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, who was targeted for not being qualified enough for the job.
Setting up a new IIM could also cost anywhere near Rs 1,000 crore.
Note seeks action taken report on clean-up of workplace, wants govt processes trimmed.
The move is being made based on the inputs by stakeholder ministries and suggestions from experts.
IIT-Bombay is the only institute from India involved in edX, which offers 176 courses online to 2.1 million users.
Bharti is best known in the state for opposing hydel projects along Ganga as part of her ‘Save Ganga’ campaign.
Irani’s stand on the Four-Year programme at Delhi University at a time when the BJP students’ wing Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) is agitating against it, will also be significant.
Anupriya attributes her victory in the assembly polls of 2012 to a dedicated Patel voter base and Apna Dal workers.
With Modi mentioning Upadhyay’s birth centenary in a speech, the Culture Ministry is waking up to the new political order.
The NMML Society, an autonomous organisation under the Ministry of Culture, is presided over by the Prime Minister.
Member of the NMML Society, Dubey on Wednesday submitting his resignation to the Ministry of Culture.
Some of them could find a place in Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi’s Council of Ministers.
The PMO Twitter handle was changed from @PMOIndia to @PMOIndiaArchive.
The swearing-in is expected to take place later this week or early next week, after the BJP parliamentary party formally elects Modi as its leader.
While Seth has cited health issues and age related factors, the timing of her resignation is a giveaway.
The swearing-in is expected to take place later this week or early next week, after the BJP parliamentary party formally elects Modi.
In Bihar, Shahnawaz Husain, the only sitting Muslim MP the BJP has had since the mid-1990s, lost from Bhagalpur.
‘Singhasan khaali karo ki Modi aayenge Dilli’ is new BJP slogan.
An IAS officer’s memoir of his career and the people he encountered on the way.