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HRD Ministry sends proposal to sack Visva-Bharati VC back to President Pranab Mukherjee

The HRD Ministry forwarded its original proposal to remove Dattagupta along with the Rohatgi’s legal opinion to President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday.

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Discrimination dialogue

A starting point could be the doing away of the myth that modernity alone will deal with caste

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Retired teachers to be enlisted for teaching: HRD Ministry

The decision was taken at a meeting of state education ministers and secretaries chaired by HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Monday.

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HRD ministry to meet VCs on ending campus discrimination

The Union HRD Ministry has convened a meeting of 46 vice-chancellors of all the universities on February 18 in what is being viewed as an attempt by the government to preempt Opposition attack on the issue in Parliament.

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Bandaru Dattatreya writes to Smriti Irani again, this time for rural council

Dattatreya’s letter assumes significance against the backdrop of a raging debate on political interference in academic institutions and academic matters.

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Smriti Irani: ‘Rahul Gandhi, stop using students as shield for your politics’

Irani said that Rahul Gandhi has taken the politics to the campus and institutions.

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Mysuru prof in trouble over comments against Modi, Irani

A complaint has been filed against professor Mahesh Chandra Guru for using abusive language against Prime Minister Modi and Jawaharlal Nehru while also calling Smriti Irani a “third rate actress” unworthy of the MHRD role.

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Veergatha series: Five new illustrated books celebrate the lives of Indian war heroes

The Veergatha series seeks to introduce the great acts of bravery of the Param Vir Chakra awardees to instil a sense of inspiration and patriotism in children at an early age.

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What BJP forced Hyderabad University to do was govt sponsored social terrorism

For any educational institution to summarily suspend students for expressing their views (even if they were on Yakub Menon or Muzaffarnagar) is against the very concept of a free and open dialectic.

Union HRD Minister, Smriti Irani addressing a press conference regarding suicide of young research scholar Rohith Vemula in the University of Hyderabad, in New Delhi on Wednesday. (PTI Photo)

Malicious intent to present Rohith Vemula suicide as a caste battle: Smriti Irani

Vemula’s suicide snowballed into a political controversy with agitating students and political parties targeting vice chancellor Appa Rao, MoS Labour and Employment Bandaru Dattatreya and Irani.

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Rohith Vemula suicide: For ‘VIP’ Minister, HRD sent five reminders to university

Sources in the university administration claimed that Vice Chancellor P Appa Rao was under pressure to act.

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Dalit student suicide: HRD Ministry denies putting pressure on Hyderabad University

Dattatreya had written a letter to HRD Minister Smriti Irani after a clash between two student groups in the campus in which an ABVP leader Susheel Kumar was attacked.

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Dalit student suicide: Rahul Gandhi slams Smriti Irani, Hyderabad Central Univ VC

Rahul Gandhi demanded “strictest punishment” the for Vice-Chancellor and the minister holding them “responsible” for the death of the research scholar.

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Thaawarchand Gehlot thanks Smriti Irani for clearing govt stand on AMU, Jamia

A letter to HRD Minister Smriti Irani by Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot indicates that the HRD Ministry has already spelt out a set of reasons for removing the minority status of these universities.

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Smriti Irani in Amethi: No one takes Rahul Gandhi seriously

On being possible CM nominee for UP, says it is for BJP leaders to decide.