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6,688 teaching posts remain vacant in varsities

February 11, 2020 3:52 pm

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said that around 934 vacant posts were filled till now, out of 6,706 vacancies advertised.

Two years of 'Study in India' later, number of foreign students sees marginal rise

January 26, 2020 4:33 pm

The AISHE data of 2018-19 revealed that around 47,427 foreign students enrolled in 2018-19, which is quite similar to the previous two years, 46,144 students in 2017-18, and 47,575 (2016-17).

Over 1.5 lakh govt schools to get 'digital boards' under new scheme

February 20, 2019 7:34 pm

Around 1.5 lakh secondary or senior secondary schools across the country to have digital and interactive boards from 2019 academic session onwards. E-content and intelligent tutor to also be introduced under operation digital board (ODB) to supplement traditional learning.

HRD Ministry invites applications from class 6 to 12 students for training-cum-entrepreneurship competition

January 01, 2019 6:07 pm

The students will have to send their ideas on 11 core themes including environment women safety, education, health, traffic, infrastructure, agriculture, social welfare, disability, travel and digital literacy

Don't rely on 'hoax leaked papers', report to CBSE: HRD

April 02, 2018 2:48 pm

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had already issued public notices alerting about fake question papers of Hindi Elective, Sanskrit and Political Science, which were circulating on social media, saying they were indicating "hoax leaks".

HRD ministry sets up three-member panel to suggest regulatory mechanism for deemed universities

December 05, 2017 4:29 am

The panel has been asked to submit its suggestions in four months, following which the court has directed the ministry to take action based on the report within a month of its submission.

Is the Government correct in forcing students to get Aadhaar Card for Mid-Day meals?

March 06, 2017 11:56 am

India has one of the world’s highest demographics of children suffering from malnutrition. The government's responsibility should be to feed them, not arm-twist them into getting an Aadhaar Card.

Top 25 Universities in India: India Rankings 2016

April 03, 2017 4:15 pm

According to the Union Human Resource Development Ministry, here is the list of top universities in India

HRD Ministry announces universities ranking, JNU, HCU, IIT M, IIM B top the list

April 05, 2016 4:30 pm

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is ranked as country's third best university followed by Hyderabad Central University which stands at rank 4. Both Hyderabad Central University and JNU were in the news over the death of Rohith Vemula and sedition row