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Mar 04, 2019
Education spending has risen to 4.6% from 3.8% in 2014, Centre is targeting 6%, says Prakash JavadekarHuman 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.
Feb 04, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Mamata Banerjee's brazenness, ghost villages of Uttarakhand, Nandini Krishnan row; today's must-read storiesIn his zest or nervousness, Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, it appears has shifted his loyalty to West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee
May 28, 2017
CBSE Class 12 results declared: Kejriwal, Sisodia hail good performance by govt schoolsArvind 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
Apr 25, 2017
Battle over Hindi: Mamata renames Centre's welfare schemes, govt denies imposing languageThe 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.
Feb 29, 2016
Kendriya Vidyalayas directed to hoist the national flag daily to instill a "sense of unity and integrity" among studentsDays 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.
Feb 27, 2016
Higher education is not role-play: Why Smriti Irani might impress Rishi Kapoor and not Yechury or MayawatiBeing “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.
Oct 06, 2015
After Modi-Merkel meet, German will be taught in Kendriya Vidyalayas as additional foreign languageGerman 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.
Jul 23, 2015
Yoga won't be compulsory in Kendriya Vidyalayas, says Smriti IraniHRD Minister Smriti Irani today said that yoga will not be treated as a mandatory subject for students in Kendriya Vidyalayas and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas
Dec 05, 2014
Students can opt for either German or Sanskrit as third language: Centre tells SCCentre 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.
Nov 24, 2014
Smriti says Sanskrit will be optional, but KV schools have nothing else to offerHRD minister Smriti Irani has denied all allegations that education was being saffronised after her recent decision to remove German and replace it with Sanskrit.