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Indian knowledge system panacea to world's challenges, says education ministerDharmendra Pradhan
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Indian knowledge system panacea to world's challenges, says education ministerDharmendra Pradhan

The minister said that the Indian education system is being decolonised under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi

If NEP is guiding philosophy, then NCF is pathway: Dharmendra Pradhan
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If NEP is guiding philosophy, then NCF is pathway: Dharmendra Pradhan

He said that National Education Policy 2020 is the 'Philosophy', National Curriculum Framework is the 'Pathway' and the mandate document released today is the 'Constitution' to champion the changing demands of the 21st century and positively impact the future

Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurates satellite centre of IIM Shillong in Arunachal
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Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurates satellite centre of IIM Shillong in Arunachal

The Centre will help build the capacity of administrative officers of the state, especially in management skills and necessary policy interventions

CUET doesn't infringe upon rights of states: Dharmendra Pradhan to Tamil Nadu education minister
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CUET doesn't infringe upon rights of states: Dharmendra Pradhan to Tamil Nadu education minister

The Tamil Nadu Assembly adopted a resolution tabled by Chief Minister M K Stalin urging the Centre to drop the Common University Entrance Test

NCW asks Union education minister to take action over book listing 'merits' of dowry
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NCW asks Union education minister to take action over book listing 'merits' of dowry

The NCW, in a statement, said the matter is of serious concern and the commission has taken cognisance of it.

Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan slams RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary over ‘coin’ remark
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Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan slams RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary over ‘coin’ remark

Responding to Amit Shah's comment that the RLD chief had chosen the 'wrong home', Chaudhary had said tersely responded, 'not a coin, won't flip'

National Education Day 2021: From Abul Kalam Azad to Dharmendra Pradhan, qualifications of education ministers
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National Education Day 2021: From Abul Kalam Azad to Dharmendra Pradhan, qualifications of education ministers

Pradhan was born in Odisha and holds a postgraduate (PG) degree in Anthropology from Utkal University in Bhubaneswar

Dharmendra Pradhan slams Rahul Gandhi's NEET postponement demand, calls him 'pseudo expert'
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Dharmendra Pradhan slams Rahul Gandhi's NEET postponement demand, calls him 'pseudo expert'

The minister's response came after the former Congress president called for the postponement of the NEET examination as many other examinations are scheduled around 12 September

JEE Advanced 2021: Registrations begin from 11 September; check full schedule at jeeadv.ac.in
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JEE Advanced 2021: Registrations begin from 11 September; check full schedule at jeeadv.ac.in

The registrations will continue till 16 September. The last date to submit the registration fee is 17 September.

India's NEP is a voluminous document but it needs lateral hires in Ministries of Education and Skill to succeed in reality
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India's NEP is a voluminous document but it needs lateral hires in Ministries of Education and Skill to succeed in reality

NEP’s implementation has been slowed by an administrative leadership that is comfortable with the status quo and does not want its gravy train to stop

JEE-Advanced 2021 to be held on 3 October, says Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan
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JEE-Advanced 2021 to be held on 3 October, says Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan

The exam, earlier scheduled on 3 July , was postponed in view of the COVID-19 situation in the country

JEE Main 2021 Session 3: Maharashtra students affected by heavy rains can appear for exam later
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JEE Main 2021 Session 3: Maharashtra students affected by heavy rains can appear for exam later

Education minister Dharmendra Pradhan announced that NTA will re-conduct JEE for all the candidates who will not be able to take them on 25 and 27 July in view of heavy rains in Maharashtra. The dates will be announced soon

NEET-UG 2021: Why a combination of right enablers, proper resources, correct strategy is key
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NEET-UG 2021: Why a combination of right enablers, proper resources, correct strategy is key

The NEET-UG 2021 will be held on 12th September 2021 across the country following COVID-19 protocols

NEET UG 2021: Exam to be held on 12 September, registration begins tomorrow at nta.ac.in
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NEET UG 2021: Exam to be held on 12 September, registration begins tomorrow at nta.ac.in

Earlier, the exam was slated to take place on 1 August, however, got pushed ahead due to the second wave of coronavirus.

Narendra Modi and Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan to hold virtual meet with IIT directors today
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Narendra Modi and Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan to hold virtual meet with IIT directors today

Pradhan said that he will be dedicated to the construction of an educated, skilled and Aatmanirbhar Bharat

Former Telangana minister Eatala Rajender joins BJP, days after resigning as Huzurabad MLA
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Former Telangana minister Eatala Rajender joins BJP, days after resigning as Huzurabad MLA

Rajender, who held top portfolios in successive TRS governments, was shunted out of the cabinet over accusations related to land-grabbing

Rahul Gandhi must ask Congress-ruled states to cut tax on petrol, diesel, says Dharmendra Pradhan on rising fuel prices
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Rahul Gandhi must ask Congress-ruled states to cut tax on petrol, diesel, says Dharmendra Pradhan on rising fuel prices

The petroleum minister, however, did not suggest a similar action for BJP-ruled states like Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka, where petrol has crossed Rs 100-mark

Petrol, diesel prices: Check rates in your city here; Mumbai currently has costliest fuel
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Petrol, diesel prices: Check rates in your city here; Mumbai currently has costliest fuel

A litre of petrol in the National Capital currently costs Rs 91.17, while the price of a litre of diesel is Rs 81.47

Petrol and diesel prices soar to fresh highs; here's what fuel costs in Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai
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Petrol and diesel prices soar to fresh highs; here's what fuel costs in Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai

In Delhi, petrol and diesel prices witnessed a hike of 35 paise per litre each. Petrol now costs Rs 90.93 a litre while diesel is selling at Rs 81.32 per litre in Delhi

Petrol prices up by 30 paise, diesel by 35 paise; here's what fuel costs in Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai today
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Petrol prices up by 30 paise, diesel by 35 paise; here's what fuel costs in Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai today

In Delhi alone, petrol prices touched Rs 89.29 a litre, while diesel is selling at Rs 79.70. Similarly in Mumbai, petrol prices touched Rs 95.75 a litre, while diesel was up to Rs 86.72