Dr Goyal had filed a PIL in the Punjab and Haryana High Court to highlight errors in class XI and XII Biology textbooks.
The staff were quite impressed by Irani’s gesture as most do not recall a single instance of any other minister dropping in to meet the junior staff.
Alvi said that he agrees that they (ministers) should be judged on the basis of their performance, whether they were successful or not.
The Prime Minister has given her the portfolio (of HRD) on the basis of her capabilities, said Prasad.
The minister said that the lapsed legislations on higher education are being studied for their possible introduction afresh.
The proposal to switch to a five-day schedule is in keeping with the Right to Education Act.
Raju met Sonia Saturday and the Congress chief advised him to not act in haste.
The state government has decided to discontinue midday meal at more than 600 schools
Tragedy has sparked blame game with Bihar govt refuting Centre’s contention that it had sent alerts.
The vigilance and monitoring committees constituted in every districts with MPs as members should also ensure that the quality is good.
Bihar education minister has hinted that the tragedy might be a political conspiracy.
The HRD Ministry has asked for a report of the incident from the Bihar government.
A day after Narendra Modi said he was being bribed with a couple of Aakash tablets,HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on said he had sent the low-cost devices to the Gujarat chief minister so that he could learn about them.
After HRD Minister Kapil Sibal reportedly sent two pieces of the improved version of Aakash-2 tablets to Chief Minister Narendra Modi,the state Congress on Friday started registrations for free laptops to all students studying in states colleges,universities and other educational institutes if the party came to power in the Assembly elections to be held at the end of the year.
HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday emphasized on the necessity of implementing vocational education from Class IX,saying the gross enrollment ratio,which is currently at 12 per cent,should touch the 30 per cent mark by 2020.