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Education Ministry order: Govt set to modify webinar checks as scientists object

February 22, 2021 8:40 am

In a letter to Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal and others, Partha Majumder, president of the Indian Academy of Sciences, had said that the order was “too constraining” for the advancement of science in the country.

Govt, World back sign agreement under STARS project to develop education

January 30, 2021 9:38 am

The project aims at improving the overall monitoring and measurement activities in the Indian school education system through interventions in selected states.

With Toycathon, govt to focus on desi toys, superheroes from Indian mythology

January 13, 2021 9:19 pm

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank had launched the maiden Toycathon on January 5.

Education Ministry recommends door-to-door survey to enroll students, relaxing detention norms

January 11, 2021 11:25 am

The move is particularly aimed at identification, admission and continued education of migrant children who have been affected during the pandemic, according to Education Ministry

Commonwealth Master Scholarship to study in UK: Check application details

December 21, 2020 10:28 am

Commonwealth Master Scholarship programme: The Common Wealth Scholarship (CSC), UK is applied for all one year master’s degree or equivalent programmes barring MBA

Education Ministry releases Rs 80 crore to IIT-Kharagpur for second phase of SPARC

December 15, 2020 11:52 am

In 2019-20, more than 300 international experts visited Indian institutions registered under SPARC for various projects and workshops with near about 400 research proposals approved for funding to date, IIT Kharagpur said

JEE Main multiple times a year, more choices in question paper: Key takeaways from Pokhriyal's live interaction

December 16, 2020 5:47 pm

From JEE to be conducted multiple times to NEET, CBSE board exams, here are the key takeaways from Pokhriyal's live interaction.

From JEE 2021 to CBSE board exams: Education Minister to answer queries

November 30, 2020 5:20 pm

JEE Main, CBSE Board, NEET 2021 Exam Dates: The official Twitter handle of the Ministry of Education has asked students, parents, teachers, and other stakeholders to write their queries to them over the social media platform by using the hashtag - #EducationMinisterGoesLive.

Not only invent but also patent the inventions for AtmaNirbhar Bharat, says Pokhriyal

October 16, 2020 2:01 pm

The minister launched Intellectual Property Literacy Week. Under the initiative, a number of activities will be organised in which online awareness will be created about the system and the importance of the process of applying for a patent, debates, poster contests, quizzes, and community meetings will be held.

Education Minister to discuss 'Vision of making India a global knowledge superpower’ today

August 27, 2020 10:45 am

BJP had earlier opposed the UPA-2 government on 'The Foreign Educational Institutions (Regulation of Entry and Operations) Bill, 2010' It was criticised as there were assumptions that it can raise the cost of education through higher tuition fees


Quixplained: What's new in the National Education Policy

August 07, 2020 8:31 am

National Education Policy or NEP is a comprehensive framework to guide the development of education in the country. A new policy usually comes along every few decades. The latest policy is India's third. It replaces the 1986 NEP, which was in place for 34 years.