Will frame criteria on recognition of private varsities: Centre to SC

The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that it has taken a decision to frame "criteria" to deal with the issue of recognition of private universities across the country after consulting with all stakeholders, including UGC.

Smriti Irani lays foundation stone of IIM Visakhapatnam
Smriti Irani lays foundation stone of IIM Visakhapatnam

Union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday said here that a task force would be constituted soon to expedite setting up of Central education institutes, as assured in the state reorganization act, in Andhra Pradesh.

KV row: Govt decision to drop German as 3rd language comes under SC scanner

Government's decision to drop German as an alternative to Sanskrit as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas has come under judicial scrutiny with the Supreme Court on Friday issuing notice to it and seeking its explanation.

HRD Minister Smriti Irani appeals UP govt to pay attention to women security

Human and Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday said that the law needs to be implemented more forcefully in Uttar Pradesh.

Irani refuses to comment on Delhi University`s FYUP issue

Union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani today refused to be drawn into a controversy over the four-year undergraduate programme of Delhi University, citing constitutional obligations.

DU suspends five officials for leaking Smriti Irani`s documents

The Delhi University (DU) Friday suspended five officials for allegedly leaking documents related to educational qualifications of union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani, officials said here.

Sachin Tendulkar submits plans to develop sports in India

Sachin Tendulkar has envisioned a plan for the purpose of developing sports culture in India by way of integrating it with the education system.