These institutions combined with other academic organizations will help make AP the epicentre of knowledge and education
The panel, however, went ahead and zeroed down on three names, which have been forwarded to the President.
The HRD Ministry seeks to complete the exhaustive exercise by December this year.
Congress spokesperson Rajeev Gowda said “the HRD minister has become a habitual offender of continuous interference” and urged the Prime Minister to intervene.
In a detailed note on “themes and questions for policy consultations”, ministry has listed 13 broad themes for school education and 20 for higher education.
Responding to issue raised by Leader of House Arun Jaitley, Sharad Yadav expressed regret and said he comes from a culture that is matrilineal.
Kakodkar resigned on March 12 after “disagreement” over the choice of an IIT director, sources said.
BJD’s young MP Anubhav Mohanty’s question in Rajya Sabha earned him compliments from HRD Minister Smriti Irani.
Amit Shah reconstituted one of the top party panels inducting new entrants Suresh Prabhu and Virendra Singh.
Minister Smriti Irani today said students are “sensitive” and their patriotism should not be questioned.
The special focus of ‘Udaan’ is to address the issue of low enrolment ratio of girl students in prestigious educational institutions.
Pachauri is under investigation following allegations that he sexually harassed a woman colleague at TERI.
Pandey alleged 2,375 children had fallen sick between 2011 and 2014 due to poor-quality food served in Jharkhand.
Smriti Irani launched an online teaching material brought out by the Central Institute of Classical Tamil.
Nathwani’s letter specifies ‘dropouts’ in rural areas where financial problems force them to opt out.