Attempt to politicise FYUP issue: Pallam Raju

With UGC directing Delhi University to scrap the four-year undergraduate programme, former HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju, who is a supporter of the FYUP, today said there was an attempt to politicise the issue.

Pallam Raju battles AP division, anti-incumbency in Kakinada

Union HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju is battling the fallout of division of Andhra Pradesh and perceived anti-incumbency against Congress in his Kakinada pocket borough in Seemandhra region from where he is seeking a fresh term.

Pallam Raju files nomination from Kakinada LS seat

Union HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju on Saturday said the Congress was the only party to launch development initiative for the welfare of minorities and the weaker sections of society.

Leadership curriculum needed to transform schools: HRD Minister

Pallam Raju Wednesday highlighted the need for a national school leadership curriculum that has the capability to transform each school on a rights-based approach.

Pallam Raju gives Rs 1.47 cr under MPLAD for development works

Union HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju today said Rs 1.47 crore has been released from his Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) scheme funds for taking up development works in the East Godavari district.

Pallam Raju takes stock of rain situation in Rajahmundry

Union Minister M M Pallam Raju held a meeting with irrigation officials on Sunday and enquired about losses caused to the district due to incessant rains since the past five days.

Telangana: Pallam Raju skips key CABE meeting

HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju on Thursday skipped the crucial CABE meeting which is deliberating on a host of issues including teacher trainings and review of mid- day meal programme in the country.

Pallam Raju`s presence in CABE meeting uncertain

Uncertainty looms over the presence of HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju, who has resigned over Telengana issue, at the crucial CABE meeting.

Pallam Raju skips Cabinet meeting

HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju, who has tendered his resignation over the Telangana issue, Tuesday skipped the Union Cabinet meeting.

Telangana row: PM to take a call on resignations of Seemandhra ministers

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will take a call on the resignations of three Union ministers who quit office over the Union Cabinet`s decision to proceed with the creation of Telangana state.

Telangana fallout: Chiranjeevi, Pallam Raju offer to resign

Union Tourism Minister K Chiranjeevi on Thursday night offered to resign from his post.

230 million kids enrolled in schools under RTE: Pallam Raju

As many as 230 million children have been enrolled in schools due to the efforts of the Centre under the Right to Education Act, Union Human Resource Development Minister MM Pallam Raju said here on Friday.

Telangana issue needed greater consensus: Pallam Raju

The issue of carving out a separate Telangana state out of Andhra Pradesh could have been solved by seeking "greater consensus" on the issue, Human Resource Development Minister M M Pallam Raju said on Thursday.

Raju writes to MPs to ensure meeting on midday meal scheme

RD Minister MM Pallam Raju has requested MPs to ensure that a meeting of district level vigilance and monitoring committee is "immediately" called to review the implementation of the scheme.

Telangana rumblings: 7 Cong MPs, a state minister, 7 MLAs quit

Rumblings within Congress over its decision to form Telangana grew with its 7 MPs, a state minister and seven MLAs from Andhra, Rayalaseema regions quitting.

Model schools under PPP mode to roll out from 2015-16: Raju

Government`s ambitious plan to provide quality secondary education through model schools in Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode is all set to become operational from academic session 2015-16, said HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju.

India to achieve 80% literacy rate by 2015: Raju

The government Thursday said it is hopeful of achieving 80 per cent literacy rate by 2015.

$10 mn grant to boost India-Australia education ties

Australia announced AUD 10 million grant to unlock the potential in research and education with India in areas like science, biotechnology and climate change.

Attitude towards women must change: Pallam Raju

Government was taking steps to improve women`s participation in employment by imparting training in skill development, Union HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju said on Sunday.

HRD Min questions DU VC on 4-year course, gets satisfactory replies: Raju

Notwithstanding criticism of 4-year under graduate courses by Delhi University, HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju said programme is being introduced after questioning and receiving "satisfactory" answers.