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Ministry of HRD invites applicants for 2019 Korean Government Scholarship Program

There are 15 nominations available out of which 10 will be awarded by the Government of Republic of Korea. The candidates will get scholarships in Master's, Doctoral and Research programme

Encourage teachers to teach Hindi instead of imposing: HRD Committee

The recommendation comes following deliberations on a presidential order last month asking the ministry to consult states on making Hindi compulsory till class 10 in schools affiliated to CBSE and Kendriya Vidyalyas.


No more credit, ministry wants advance payment for Midday meal grain

A similar decision was taken in December 2013, but was not followed through after then HRD minister Pallam Raju protested.

 Muslims 20%+ in 86 districts, 50%+ in 19

Yogi Adityanath stoked a controversy by drawing a parallel between large Muslim populations and communal clashes.

Construct toilets in all govt schools by July: Irani to states

Inaugurating the conference, Irani sought the states’ cooperation in improving school education and the quality of schools.

BTech students on hunger strike against MHRD’s decision

The MHRD in its notification in December 2012 announced and withdrew the approval of the degree course.


Chandigarh Book Fair set for comeback after 15 yrs

Once an annual affair,the Chandigarh Book Fair is set to return to the city after a gap of 15 years.