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Ruhi Tewari


Smriti Irani releases ‘syllabus for yoga’ in govt schools
Mon, Jun 22, 2015

Releasing the syllabus and course material for the students, the Minister said the subject would not put any additional burden on students as 80 marks would be reserved for practicals.

ICHR member secy Ravindran quits in middle of term
Fri, Jun 19, 2015

Concerns have also been raised about a 'saffron' tinge in the council after new members were nominated earlier this year.

Drought factor forces NDA government to rethink on MGNREGA
Thu, Jun 18, 2015

The average days of employment provided per household, too, fell to 40.01 from 45.97 in 2013-14 and 46.20 in 2012-13.

Swarup Sampat, V-C of Bengal University get CABE berths
Thu, Jun 18, 2015

Sampat is married to BJP MP from Gujarat and actor Paresh Rawal.

Centre increases number of work days under MGNREGA
Wed, Jan 06, 2016

The central government will increase the number of workdays under the rural job guarantee scheme from 100 to 150 in drought-affected areas, said sources.

AIPMT 2015 scrapped: SC order leaves CBSE red-faced
Tue, Jun 16, 2015

AIPMT 2015 results, slated to be declared on June 5, were stayed following allegations of malpractice in the exam, in which over six lakh aspirants appeared.

Foreign Funding: Listing us among barred NGOs a mistake, say top institutes
Sat, Jun 13, 2015

Educational institutions like IIT-Kharagpur, IIT-Delhi, Delhi University, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Panjab University were among those barred by the MHA recently.

Narendra Modi likely to inaugurate IIT-Patna campus on June 30
Wed, Jun 10, 2015

IIT-Patna, one of the six new IITs established by an Act in 2008 by the UPA government, has been operating out of a transit campus in Patliputra since.

ICHR mulls ways to write ancient history
Fri, Jun 05, 2015

The govt has received a proposal from the Sanskrit Department of DU proposing research on ‘ancient Indian history based on Sanskrit texts’.

Legal status, lack of coordination holding up Aadhaar and DBT
Fri, Jun 05, 2015

The SC directive that Aadhaar can’t be made mandatory for any service — which the government can’t oppose until Aadhaar gets legal validity — has complicated the issue.

After Supreme Court order, govt issues clarification
Thu, Jun 04, 2015

Rural Development Ministry has issued a clarification that Aadhaar is not mandatory for those seeking work under the scheme.

First Panel Meet: JPC chief pitches for consensus on land bill
Sat, May 30, 2015

The 30-member body with the aim to reach a consensus regarding the Land Bill has to give its report to Parliament on the first day of the Monsoon Session.

Facing Congress fire, HRD Ministry prepares rebuttal
Fri, May 29, 2015

The Congress claims that Smriti Irani “contradicted” her own statement on the International Institute of Technology Research Academy in Mauritius.

Land Acquisition Bill: Plot continues to thicken on the biggest policy battle of the year
Thu, May 28, 2015

While the future path remains unclear, the BJP leadership does not seem keen on relenting significantly on its Bill , whose passage is being viewed as a test of the Modi government’s reform mettle.

Explained: Neither Clarity nor Credit, C is for Confusion in new UGC system
Tue, May 26, 2015

Details of the Choice Based Credit System that the higher education watchdog wants. Critics fear another FYUP-like disaster.

On govt table, ‘Amrutmay Bharat’
Sat, May 23, 2015

The document also stresses on the government’s philosophy of “seamless governance”, “Jan Bhagidari”, “transparency and openness driven accountability”.

MGNREGA: Dismal performance, no unemployment aid paid
Wed, May 20, 2015

Data shows that while a total of 30,400 days of unemployment allowance had been approved for the last financial year at the national level, none of it has been paid so far.

Month before Aadhaar deadline: Over 40 crore people still left out
Tue, May 19, 2015

Aadhaar the basis of several fresh proposals, including introducing Aadhaar-based biometric systems in all Central government offices.

NREGA set for an outcome- focussed revamp
Thu, May 14, 2015

The rural development ministry, that promises 100 days of guaranteed employment to those issued job cards, has sought to address both concerns in the current fiscal.

Despite Narendra Modi’s criticism of scheme, Rural Ministry lists NREGA’s ‘success stories’
Sun, May 10, 2015

The I&B Ministry has asked all ministries to furnish success stories from states over the last one year in the flagship schemes implemented by them.