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Jul 06, 2018
Centre gives 10-day extension for receiving feedback on replacing UGC with Higher Education CommissionThe Human Resource Development ministry extended the deadline for receiving feedback and suggestions from stakeholders on scrapping of the UGC and draft bill for replacing it with the Higher Education Commission for India
Jul 04, 2018
NHRC asks Arunachal Pradesh govt to pay Rs 5,000 each to 88 students forced to undress by teachers in 2017NHRC asks Arunachal Pradesh government to compensate students of class 6 and 7 of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya in Papum Pare district who were allegedly forced to undress by their school teachers as punishment in November 2017.
Jul 01, 2018
Centre to scrap UGC: Academicians slam move, say it will increase govt interference in higher educationThe HRD Ministry had announced its decision to replace the UGC with the Higher Education Commission of India by repealing the UGC Act, 1951.
Jun 14, 2018
HRD Ministry directs IITs to issue supplementary merit list for JEE-Advanced exam 2018In a first, the Human Resource Ministry has issued directions to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) to release a supplementary merit list for admissions in 2018.
Jun 07, 2018
Industrial training institutes may soon get a CBSE-like separate board; Cabinet note ready for approvalIf the board for industrial training institutes is set up, these graduates will be able to pursue regular courses in other schools and colleges.
Jun 03, 2018
Centre to introduce Bill to prevent schools from assigning homework for Class 1 and 2, says Prakash JavadekarThe Centre will bring a Bill in Parliament to ensure that schools do not assign homework to students of Classes 1 and 2, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar has said.
May 01, 2018
AICTE-regulated engineering, technical colleges may soon conduct open-book exams, pending HRD ministry reviewAn All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) instituted committee on examination reforms has recommended “open book examination” for engineering programmes.
Apr 27, 2018
Democracy In India Part 7: Country's polity vastly unaccountable to citizens despite relative success of democratic processRecent farmer protests show that those making policies do not represent them, or those ruling democracy are far removed from the masses and their issues.
Apr 24, 2018
Delhi HC recalls earlier order opposing minority status of Jamia Millia Islamia UniversityThe Delhi High Court on Tuesday recalled its order taking on record an affidavit of the NDA government saying Jamia Millia Islamia was not a minority institution, and striking off the response of the erstwhile UPA government supporting its minority status.
Apr 17, 2018
Supreme Court directs HRD ministry to decide upon school safety guidelines within three monthsSupreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to decide in three months on demands for framing the safety guidelines for all schools.