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Sep 16, 2019
S Jaishankar inaugurates PhD programme at IITs for ASEAN students in Delhi; 1,000 candidates to be selected for first three yearsIIT-Delhi will be the coordinating agency for this programme which will select 1,000 students from the ASEAN countries in the next three years
Sep 15, 2019
Hindi 'imposition' debate: Schools can play key role in promoting integration through 3-language formulaThe language debate has again assumed significance in the light of remarks made by Home Minister Amit Shah.
Sep 12, 2019
HRD ministry releases first draft of policy to boost student entrepreneurship: All you need to know about new schemeThe Ministry of Human Resources Department on Thursday released the first draft of the 'National Innovation and Start-up' policy, which aims to encourage entrepreneurship among students through facilities provided by higher education institutions in the country.
Sep 02, 2019
Not just Romila Thapar, JNU administration asked CVs from 11 other emeritus professors to review their workThe professor emeritus is an honorary position given to noted faculty members after their retirement
Aug 30, 2019
HRD ministry orders UGC to constitute high-level committee to inquire into allegations of universities selling fake degreesUnion Ministry of Human Resource Development ordered the University Grants Commission (UGC) to immediately constitute a high-level committee to enquire into the allegations regarding the sale of fake degrees by certain universities.
Aug 01, 2019
HRD order to 'connect' with students on social media could be misused for surveillance, silencing dissent in campuses, say expertsThe real reason behind HRD circular seeking access to varsity students' Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts appears to be surveillance, and an attempt to identify their ideologies
Jul 23, 2019
More than 21 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings found unsafe in audit; HRD ministry issues directive not to run schools in these structuresMore than 20 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings across the country have been found partially or fully unsafe in an audit, prompting the HRD Ministry to issue directives that schools should not be run in them.
Jul 14, 2019
HRD Ministry officials claim no casualties among 930 children reported ill after consuming mid-day meals in last three years900 children were reported ill and none of them died after consuming mid-day meals across the country in the last three years, according to officials.
Jun 07, 2019
Hindi imposition row: Framing debate as North vs South issue shrouds insidious role of casteThis issue of “Hindi imposition” is not about North vs South, Hindi vs Tamil. It is about the consolidation of the languages of a Brahmanical ruling class and the Balkanisation of the various languages and dialects spoken for centuries by Dalit-Bahujans.
Jun 03, 2019
MHRD revises National Education Policy draft amid uproar over imposition of Hindi; new version advocates 3-language formulaThe revision to the draft comes after many politicians and citizens slammed the government for imposing Hindi, in an alleged attempt to ‘homogenise’ the diverse linguistic fabric of the country which consists of many regional languages, especially down south where they have a prominent presence as a part of the Dravidian identity.