December 17, 2021 9:39 am
🔴 On December 15, the NCERT director in-charge Sridhar Srivastava wrote to the heads of departments of the organisation to carry out the review by involving internal and external experts and propose the changes by December 28.
June 03, 2021 10:58 pm
The review will be under the overall guidance of the Centre with the guidelines been prepared by the NCERT.
March 25, 2021 10:39 am
The books are created by the teachers of CBSE-affiliated schools and have been designed by NCERT based on its curriculum. The aim of this initiative is to increase the social and cultural sensitivity among children through teaching.
July 26, 2017 5:52 am
Some of the other recommendations included — removing English, Urdu and Arabic words, a couplet by Mirza Ghalib; extracts from painter M F Hussain’s autobiography; references to the Mughal emperors as benevolent, to the BJP as a “Hindu” party, and to the National Conference as “secular” among others.
February 05, 2014 4:16 am
Justice Verma Committee also recommended that gender equality be integrated in the curriculum.
September 26, 2012 12:01 am
The one-man committee of former education secretary B S Baswan,which submitted its report to the HRD Ministry,has said due process and procedure was followed in the vetting of content.
September 05, 2012 2:21 am
The textbook development committee is yet to take a final decision
July 15, 2012 3:06 am
Immediate changes to be made in NCERT textbooks in the light of the cartoon debate.
July 04, 2012 3:38 am
From the recommendations of the Thorat Committee that reviewed NCERT textbooks on social science and political science,a selection of the cartoons it wants removed and the text it wants changed,and why
July 03, 2012 3:04 am
Base them on themes,not personalities,and test how students react: panel