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HRD asks UGC to revisit guidelines on semester exams

June 24, 2020 4:45 pm

"I have advised the @ugc_india to revisit the guidelines issued earlier for intermediate and terminal Semester examinations and academic calendar," HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tweeted

NIRF ranking 2020: Miranda House best college; list of top 10 colleges in India

June 12, 2020 9:19 am

NIRF ranking 2020: Delhi University’s Miranda House has topped the list of best colleges in India. Check the list.

Ask HRD HIGHLIGHTS: Union minister answer questions from parents, teachers, students

May 20, 2020 9:19 am

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal HIGHLIGHTS: The minister answers the most frequently asked questions by students, teachers, parents, academicians. Check the major announcements made by the HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

'Cancel board exams or give grace marks': Students pour their suggestions on Twitter

April 28, 2020 8:16 am

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will interact with parents, students on Monday at 1 pm

COVID-19: HRD Minister asks schools to reconsider fee hike

April 17, 2020 8:06 pm

"I request all schools to join hands in the fight against coronavirus, empathise with the parents amid this global disaster and re-consider their decision," HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tweeted.

Now watch educational 'Swayam Prabha' channels for free on Tata Sky, Airtel DTH

April 11, 2020 2:15 pm

These channels will teach students topics like arts, science, commerce, performing arts, social sciences and humanities subjects, engineering, technology, medicine and agriculture.

Decision on reopening schools, colleges on April 14 after reviewing coronavirus situation: HRD Minister

April 05, 2020 4:02 pm

"We will review the situation on April 14 and depending upon the circumstances, a decision will be taken on whether schools and colleges can be reopened now or have to be closed for more time," Pokhriyal said

Coronavirus outbreak: UGC tells varsities to postpone exams, suspends evaluation process

March 19, 2020 2:16 pm

Coronavirus outbreak: The universities have been requested to postpone examinations scheduled to be conducted till March 31, 2020

After CBSE, CISCE postpones ICSE, ISC exams

March 19, 2020 3:17 pm

The ICSE, ISC examinations scheduled till March 31 have been postponed. The council will notify the new dates soon after re-assessment of the situation

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal felicitates KV student Harsh Pandit

February 13, 2020 12:11 pm

The class 7 student of Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 2, GCF Jabalpur started his marathon on January 26 from Jabalpur and covered 900 km in 18 days to reach New Delhi.


Opposition parties back privilege motion against Union HRD Minister Irani

March 01, 2016 7:18 am

New Delhi/Patna, March 01 (ANI): Opposition leaders on Tuesday backed the step to move a privilege motion against Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani in the Lok Sabha (LS). Congress leaders K C Venugopal and Ranjeet Ranjan today gave the privilege motion against Irani, citing her arrogance and blatant lies as the reason for doing so.The privilege motion against Irani is being moved with regard to the discussion related to the suicide of PhD scholar Rohith Vemula in August last year.

Dalit scholar’s suicide: BJP backs Irani’s clarification

January 21, 2016 9:41 am

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Thursday backed Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani's clarification on the Dalit scholar’s suicide case and accused the Congress of dividing the society by “playing politics” on such a sensitive issue. Irani had yesterday hit back at the critics and said that the suicide was not a ‘Dalit vs Non-Dalit confrontation’.