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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

National Education Day


Why January 24 is celebrated as International Education Day

January 24, 2021 11:18 am

International Education Day 2021: As per UNESCO data, around 258 million children are out of school, 617 million children and adolescents cannot read and do basic math

Here's why National Education Day is celebrated on November 11

November 11, 2020 5:07 pm

For his contribution – both as an educationist as a freedom fighter – Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 1992

Why January 24 is celebrated as 'Education Day' globally

January 24, 2020 9:22 am

On December 3, 2018, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted a resolution declaring January 24 as ‘International Day of Education'

From naming 'IIT' to setting up of UGC: Initiatives by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

November 11, 2019 1:35 pm

Homeschooled for the early part of his life, Azad is considered to be the father of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). Here is a look at some of the major initiatives taken by him in setting up the Indian education system.


National Education Day 2019: Renowned foreign leaders who studied in Indian universities

November 11, 2019 9:36 am

National Education Day 2019: As India celebrates National Education Day on November 11, here is the list of world leaders and diplomats who have graduated from Indian colleges