HRD Ministry

2441 schools selected for establishing Atal Tinkering Laboratories in schools across India

2441 schools selected for establishing Atal Tinkering Laboratories in schools across India

HRD ministry said on Thursday that it had in 2015 launched the Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan (RAA), a convergent framework to encourage children to learn science and mathematics.

Apr 05, 2018, 23:19 PM IST
CBSE leaks: HRD forms panel to study examination process

CBSE leaks: HRD forms panel to study examination process

The HRD Ministry has set up a "high-powered committee" to examine the process by which the CBSE conducts examinations.

Apr 04, 2018, 17:47 PM IST
HRD Ministry constitutes high-level committee to make CBSE exam process 'secure and foolproof'

HRD Ministry constitutes high-level committee to make CBSE exam process 'secure and foolproof'

The committee will submit its report on CBSE exam process by May 31 to the HRD Ministry.

Apr 04, 2018, 11:59 AM IST
NIRF 2018: AIIMS ranked the best institute for medical studies; Check full list here

NIRF 2018: AIIMS ranked the best institute for medical studies; Check full list here

While the Indian Institute of Science (IISC) Bengaluru was adjudged the overall best institution in the country, IIT Madras and IIM Ahmedabad topped in the engineering category and management categories respectively.

Apr 04, 2018, 10:12 AM IST
NIRF India Ranking 2018: Check category wise list

NIRF India Ranking 2018: Check category wise list

More than 4,000 universities and institutions have applied this year. The participation number was 3,000 last year.

Apr 03, 2018, 22:51 PM IST
IISc Bangalore tops NIRF India Ranking 2018, check full list

IISc Bangalore tops NIRF India Ranking 2018, check full list

More than 4,000 universities and institutions have applied this year. The participation number was 3,000 last year.

Apr 03, 2018, 17:42 PM IST
NHRC issues notices to CBSE Chairman, Delhi Police Commissioner, HRD Ministry Secretary over papers leak

NHRC issues notices to CBSE Chairman, Delhi Police Commissioner, HRD Ministry Secretary over papers leak

A day before the Class 10 Mathematics exam, that is March 27, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) received an e-mail claiming that the paper had been leaked.

Apr 02, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
CBSE paper leak: Congress demands removal of Prakash Javadekar, board chairperson

CBSE paper leak: Congress demands removal of Prakash Javadekar, board chairperson

The Congress party on Wednesday demanded the removal of Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar and the CBSE Board chairperson in connection with the CBSE papers leak case.

Mar 29, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
CBSE board papers leak: PM Narendra Modi speaks to HRD Minister, calls for strict action; case registered

CBSE board papers leak: PM Narendra Modi speaks to HRD Minister, calls for strict action; case registered

PM Modi has called for strict action against those responsible for leaking the CBSE board exam papers.

Mar 28, 2018, 18:40 PM IST
Education in India to go hi-tech; digital board to replace blackboard soon, says HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

Education in India to go hi-tech; digital board to replace blackboard soon, says HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

Earlier in January, Javadekar had mentioned that a resolution had been passed to ensure every classroom in the country had a digital board in the next five to seven years.

Mar 10, 2018, 20:57 PM IST
NCERT syllabus to be reduced in 2-3 years: Prakash Javadekar

NCERT syllabus to be reduced in 2-3 years: Prakash Javadekar

The government is mulling to change the NCERT syllabus in the coming two to three years.

Feb 27, 2018, 00:40 AM IST
HRD Ministry identifies 80,000 'ghost' teachers through Aadhaar

HRD Ministry identifies 80,000 'ghost' teachers through Aadhaar

The HRD Ministry has identified around 80,000 "ghost" teachers in various colleges and universities across the country after the introduction of Aadhaar.

Jan 06, 2018, 10:08 AM IST
In a first, HRD ministry to rank Kendriya Vidyalayas

In a first, HRD ministry to rank Kendriya Vidyalayas

The Ministry of Human Resource Development will rank its over 1,000 Kendriya Vidyalayas (KV).

Oct 29, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
No spiking of marks in class 10, 12: HRD Advisory to states

No spiking of marks in class 10, 12: HRD Advisory to states

The HRD Ministry on Friday issued an advisory to states and the CBSE to stop the practice of spiking of marks in class 10 and 12 board exams from next year.

Oct 06, 2017, 17:56 PM IST

CBSE panel to probe Gurugram student's murder; Javadekar says 'unfortunate incident'

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday said it has formed a committee to investigate the brutal murder of a seven-year-old student in Ryan International school in Gurugram.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh: NIOS students pass Class X, XII exams without appearing

Madhya Pradesh: NIOS students pass Class X, XII exams without appearing

Hundreds of students of Madhya Pradesh's open school passed their Class X and XII examinations even without appearing in it.

Sep 09, 2017, 10:33 AM IST
National Anthem video in sign language launched

National Anthem video in sign language launched

The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry on Thursday launched an Indian National Anthem video in sign language, featuring disabled and partially disabled children.

Aug 10, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
Govt asks colleges to organise cultural fest, quiz as part of 70th I-Day celebration

Govt asks colleges to organise cultural fest, quiz as part of 70th I-Day celebration

Rock band concerts and quizzing based on patriotic theme will be organised at institutes and universities across the nation from August 9 to 13 as part of the celebration of 70th Independence Day.

Aug 07, 2017, 21:00 PM IST

Alumni must play bigger role in IIT''s development: Prakash Javadekar

Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday urged the alumni to play "bigger" role in overall development of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

Aug 05, 2017, 20:19 PM IST

Over 13,000 J&K students got PM's scholarship since 2011

More than 13,000 Jammu and Kashmir students have benefitted from the Prime Minister's Special Scholarship since 2011.

Jul 28, 2017, 00:41 AM IST