SC accepts Centre's offer to end row over German in KV schools
SC accepts Centre's offer to end row over German in KV schools

The Supreme Court on Tuesday accepted the proposal mooted by the Centre that KV students of class VI, VII and VIII will not have to take examination for third modern Indian language Sanskrit in this academic session and they may continue to study German as an optional subject.

CPM MP opposes decision to replace German with Sanskrit in KVs

CPI-M on Tuesday protested in Rajya Sabha against government's decision to replace German with Sanskrit in class XI and class XII in Kendriya Vidyalayas.

Sanskrit Vs German: SC to resume hearing today

The Supreme Court will resume hearing, Monday, on the petition filed against government's decision to drop German as an alternative to Sanskrit as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas.

German Vs Sanskrit: SC accepts Centre's proposal to let students choose
German Vs Sanskrit: SC accepts Centre's proposal to let students choose

The Supreme Court, Friday, accepted Centre's proposal to allow students to opt for either Sanskrit or German in the current academic session.

Stakeholders to be consulted on new education policy

Set to draft the new education policy, the government will launch an exercise from early next year to collect views from a cross section of the society, involving 2.5 lakh village education councils and organising thousands of meetings at block levels.

Tamil Nadu Congress warns BJP against forcing Sanskrit as 3rd language

Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president EVKS Elangovan on Saturday warned the Centre that it would face the opposition of Tamil people if BJP government forces schools to adopt Sanskrit as the third language.

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.

German vs Sanskrit controversy created 'deliberately': Irani

 HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Friday said a controversy over German being replaced in KV schools has been created "deliberately" and asserted that its continuation as third language would have been a violation of the Constitution.

We will find a practical solution: German envoy on language row

As Chancellor Angela Merkel raised with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the issue of dropping German as an alternative to Sanskrit in central schools, the German ambassador here on Sunday voiced confidence that a "practical solution" will be found soon.

We will find a practical solution: German envoy on language row

As Chancellor Angela Merkel raised with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the issue of dropping German as an alternative to Sanskrit in central schools, the German ambassador here on Sunday voiced confidence that a "practical solution" will be found soon.

Smriti Irani’s KV policy – Lost in translation

I don’t know what Smriti Irani – our venerable HRD minister – has in mind when she formulates policies, but with a stroke of a pen she is jeopardising the prospects of so many students in India.

After PMK, MDMK wants German in Kendriya Vidyalaya schools

After PMK, another NDA ally MDMK on Saturday appealed to the Centre to restore teaching German as a third language in Kendriya Vidyalaya schools.

Germany raises language issue with govt, hopes for pragmatic solution

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.

Kendriya Vidyalaya decides to discontinue German for Sanskrit
Kendriya Vidyalaya decides to discontinue German for Sanskrit

New Delhi: Kendriya Vidyalaya has decided to discontinue teaching German as an alternative to Sanskrit as third language, a decision which HRD Minister Smriti Irani Friday said was taken in view of "national interest".

Smriti Irani pays surprise visit to Delhi school, promotes 'Swachh Bharat'

Union Human Resource Development Minister ( HRD) Smriti Irani Thursday made a surprise visit to the Kendriya Vidyalaya at Sector 8 in R K Puram and participated in a cleaning drive as a part of the government's 'Swachh Bharat' campaign.

Rajnath approves lease of land for setting up KV at Lakhimpur Kheri

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the providing of three acres of land on lease by the Sashastra Seema Bal to set up Kendriya Vidyalaya at SSB campus at Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh, by the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sanghatan.

Uttarakhand students can use KV school premises in flood-hit areas

The premises of 25 Kendriya Vidyalaya premises would be available for studies of students of flood-ravaged Uttarakhand.

Haryana to recruit over 19,000 PG teachers

To overcome the shortage of teaching staff, the Haryana government has decided to recruit 19,902 post-graduate teachers for its schools across the state.

Four students of Kendriya Vidyalaya Kochi missing

Four Kendriya Vidyalaya students, including two girls, are reportedly missing following which Police has launched a massive hunt to trace them, officials said here today.

Minor girl molested by schoolmate

A minor girl student was allegedly molested by a schoolmate after morning tuitions on Monday.