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Monday, February 17, 2020

Ramesh Pokhriyal


Challenges turn into opportunities if faced with vigour: Union minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

February 09, 2020 8:02 pm

Addressing the convocation ceremony of a private university here, the minister of human resource development urged the country's youth to "dream big" and have the courage to achieve their goals.

Task force for students' visa issues being set up: Pokhriyal

January 28, 2020 6:31 pm

"We are soon setting up a task force comprising ICCR, AICTE, UGC, officials from Foreign Affairs ministry and HRD to redress issues related to visa among others foreign students," Nishank said

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal interview: ‘Don’t want anarchy in varsities, want conducive environment for academics’

January 16, 2020 9:05 am

Our ministry is talking to both the teachers and the students. JNU is an important institution and its alumni have made the country proud, says Ramesh Pokhriyal.

Amit Shah, Ramesh Pokhriyal complicit in JNU violence: Congress

January 10, 2020 2:44 am

The main opposition party also demanded the sacking of JNU’s Vice Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar, saying normality cannot return to the campus if he remains the V-C.

Ramesh Pokhriyal: ‘Won’t tolerate varsities becoming politicking hubs’

December 30, 2019 2:51 am

Scores of students from universities across the country have been protesting against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA).

128 engineering colleges shut down in three years, majority from Telangana: HRD

December 04, 2019 11:57 am

The HRD Minister informed that neither UGC nor AICTE has any proposal to set up new engineering colleges — UG or PG — across the country.

Not possible to have uniform education syllabus across country: HRD Minister Pokhriyal

December 02, 2019 7:09 pm

According to the minister, the common core of NCF includes history of India's freedom movement and constitutional obligations. These elements cut across subject areas and need to be designed to promote values such as India's common cultural heritage, he said.

Liberal arts education needs to be given equal importance as science: President Kovind

November 27, 2019 5:49 pm

We have to recast our higher education with new courses and deeper research orientation. Ideation, innovation and incubation should be given primacy in our curriculum, said the President.

HRD minister launches draft 'Industry Guidelines on Digital Learning'

November 16, 2019 11:53 am

UNESCO and MGIEP will also deliver 200 hours of course curriculum that is being developed for the Andhra Pradesh government under 'Teaching Teachers for Technology' for smart classes being set up at 14 government colleges in the state

JNU students protest against fee hike, HRD says will find a way out

November 12, 2019 9:47 am

During the course of the protest outside the venue, which began shortly before noon, police tried several means to move students away from the gate, including the use of a water cannon which was deployed around 1:30 pm.