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NCERT to revise 14-years-old curriculum framework, set up committee by month-end

The council is also undertaking a survey in six blocks to analyse the quality of primary education available and the areas that need change.

India’s growth story will stand, or slip, on the foundational skills it gives its children

One of the severe consequences of having an uneducated workforce will be our inability to keep pace with the global economy. Without a strong learning foundation, there can be little or no improvement in higher education or skill development.


States, UTs to play important role in framing draft New Education Policy: HRD minister

The education policy is for the whole country and everyone's participation in the country's policy should be ensured, said Nishank

Over 70,000 suggestions on draft National Education Policy, how to send feedback

The online portal for accepting the feedback on the draft National Education Policy (NEP) will be closed on August 15. Interested can send suggestions by visiting the link - or email at

Draft policy on education is Hindutva packaging, global capitalisation: panel

Questioning the haste with which the government came up with the draft National Education Policy 2019, AISEC said that it was “deplorable that the HRD Ministry allotted only a few weeks’ time for suggestions on an important document of over 450 pages”.

New Education Policy will ensure our higher education system remains a client of global science

The absence of data is noted and the concerned national institute, NIEPA, is pulled up. However, the question of how we have produced millions of unemployable graduates is not addressed.


Actor Suriya criticises Centre's draft education policy, gets flak from politicians

The new education policy decides the future of 30 crore students across the country, I’m anguished that no one has come forward to talk about this, said actor Suriya.

Mumbai: K Kasturirangan underlines key NEP themes

On the integration of vocational education as part of mainstream education, K Kasturirangan said that the committee is trying to bring equivalence and alignment between national vocational curriculum framework and national academic curriculum framework.

Deadline to send comments on draft NEP to be extended

The draft had earlier kicked up a row after political parties in south India raised objection to the three-language formula suggested in it.

Draft education policy proposes flexibility in language choice: Ramesh Pokhriyal

The report, which initially suggested teaching Hindi in non-Hindi states, had triggered a controversy. The Centre later dropped the clause.