At least 27% school students have no access to smartphones or laptops for online classes, finds NCERT survey
According to the survey, over a quarter of a total of 34,000 students and parents cited intermittent electricity or a lack thereof as a major hindrance
CBSE 10th Class Result 2019 Declared Updates: Narendra Modi congratulates 'young friends' for clearing Class 10 exams; students can check on cbseresults.nic.in
CBSE Class 10 Board Result Declared: Taru Jain from Jaipur, one of the13 CBSE toppers told ANI that she used to four-five hours for the exam. Jain scored one of the 13 students who secured 499 out of 500 marks in CBSE Class 10 examinations, said, "I feel really good, used to study for 4-5 hours. I want to pursue Economics (Honours) from Delhi University. Had support from parents, teachers and principal."
Education spending has risen to 4.6% from 3.8% in 2014, Centre is targeting 6%, says Prakash Javadekar
Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar said government expenditure on education has gone up from 3.8 percent of the GDP in 2014 to 4.6 percent during the NDA rule.
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In his zest or nervousness, Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, it appears has shifted his loyalty to West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee
Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia hailed government schools in Delhi for outperforming private ones in CBSE Class 12 results for the second year in a row
The Centre's recent decision to make Hindi compulsory up to Class 10 in CBSE schools and in state-run Kendriya Vidyalayas combined with President Pranab Mukherjee accepting the recommendation of the Committee of Parliament on Official Language (CPOL) that all dignitaries including the president and ministers, especially those who can read and speak Hindi, may be requested to give their speech/statement in Hindi only, seems to have caused a stir in the North East.
Kendriya Vidyalayas directed to hoist the national flag daily to instill a "sense of unity and integrity" among students
Days after Vice Chancellors of central universities resolved to hoist the national flag prominently on their campuses, the government-run Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) has directed all its schools to fly the tricolour on their buildings daily.
Higher education is not role-play: Why Smriti Irani might impress Rishi Kapoor and not Yechury or Mayawati
Being “upad” and possessing a flair for drama may not be wrong qualifications for a politician; but Smriti Irani, BJP’s star attraction in the Rajya Sabha over the last two days, has proved that both don’t befit a minister handling India’s higher education.
German will be taught in Kendriya Vidyalayas as an additional foreign language while modern Indian languages will be taught in Germany, according to an understanding reached between the two countries today to put a lid on a controversy that had erupted about a year back.
HRD Minister Smriti Irani today said that yoga will not be treated as a mandatory subject for students in Kendriya Vidyalayas and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas
Centre told SC that the switch from German to Sanskrit in Kendriya Vidyalayas will be effected but there will be no Sanskrit exams in the current year.
HRD minister Smriti Irani has denied all allegations that education was being saffronised after her recent decision to remove German and replace it with Sanskrit.
We have a new Dinanath Batra in town: The Sanskrit Shikshak Sangh —a group of teachers who got the government to ban German as third language in KVs.
People have thundered that the Sanskrit decision is preventing Indian students from aspiring to go to German universities, which is not true – most university education in Germany is conducted in the medium of English.
Upset over HRD Ministry's decision to replace German with Sanskrit as the third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas, Germany has raised the issue with the government and hoped for a "pragmatic" solution.