25 new NCERT text books

25 new NCERT text books News

From Swachh Bharat, noteban to Ganga and Digital India: Govt schemes enter NCERT textbooks

At least 13 new references to flagship programmes of the incumbent government introduced in Geography, Science, Political Science, Economics and English books.

NCERT nuances negative comments in textbooks on politicians, bureaucracy

Six years after it dropped several “offensive” cartoons from its Political Science textbooks, NCERT has further toned down commentary on Indian politics in the Class 10 book.


New icons in NCERT books: Bajirao to Maharana Pratap

Spiritual leaders Sri Aurobindo and Swami Vivekananda and Maratha general Bajirao Ballal are among other icons that have either been introduced or have more space dedicated to them in the new History textbooks.

More space in school textbooks for ancient Indian knowledge systems and tradition

An analysis of 25 books, meant for Classes 6 to 10, reveals new information on yoga, ayurveda, teachings of Upanishads and scientific achievements of ancient India