Prakash Javadekar

BJP blasts Congress' Sanjay Nirupam for comparing Karnataka Governor to dogs

BJP blasts Congress' Sanjay Nirupam for comparing Karnataka Governor to dogs

Sanjay Nirupam had questioned Governor Vajubhai Vala's recent decisions to invite BS Yeddyurappa to form the government in Karnataka and to appoint KG Bopaiah as Protem Speaker.

May 19, 2018, 21:32 PM IST
With a victory in Karnataka assembly elections 2018, BJP seizes power in 21st state

With a victory in Karnataka assembly elections 2018, BJP seizes power in 21st state

The Narendra Modi-powered BJP party on Tuesday made a comeback in Karnataka defeating Congress and expanded its footprint in as many as 21 states across the country. 

May 15, 2018, 11:37 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly Election 2018 Results: Prakash Javadekar likely to visit Bengaluru as BJP surges ahead of Congress

Karnataka Assembly Election 2018 Results: Prakash Javadekar likely to visit Bengaluru as BJP surges ahead of Congress

BJP, which appears to have reached very close to the halfway mark of 112 to be able to form government in 225-member Karnataka Assembly – the results for which are being counted on Tuesday – is expected to send its senior leaders, including Prakash Javadekar, to Bengaluru to take stock of the situation.

May 15, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
NEET 2018: Mamata writes to Javadekar seeking action over exam irregularities

NEET 2018: Mamata writes to Javadekar seeking action over exam irregularities

Alleging "irregularities" in the conduct of the NEET national medical entrance examination in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has sought "immediate action" against those responsible for the wrongdoings and suggested re-examinations.

May 08, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
Badminton-player-turned-author offers to draft sports curriculum

Badminton-player-turned-author offers to draft sports curriculum

Former badminton player Kanishka Pandey has penned the book titled 'Sports: A Way of Life'.

May 02, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
Kathua rape case: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti accepts resignations of two BJP ministers

Kathua rape case: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti accepts resignations of two BJP ministers

BJP leaders Chandra Prakash Ganga and Chaudhary Lal Singh had to resign following accusations of attending the protest march.

Apr 15, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
AAP men clad in saffron wield swords outside mosque: Prakash Javadekar

AAP men clad in saffron wield swords outside mosque: Prakash Javadekar

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday accused members of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of allegedly inciting the crowd and vitiating the atmosphere. 

Apr 15, 2018, 14:23 PM 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
News at a glance: March 31, 2018

News at a glance: March 31, 2018

Mar 31, 2018, 10:13 AM IST
HRD Minister Javadekar clears 'confusion' over CBSE class 10 Maths re-exam

HRD Minister Javadekar clears 'confusion' over CBSE class 10 Maths re-exam

Javadekar targeted news channels, blaming them for the confusion over the re-examination of class 10 Mathematics paper.

Mar 31, 2018, 06:39 AM IST
Call meeting of education ministers of all states to discuss question paper leaks: Manish Sisodia writes to Prakash Javadekar

Call meeting of education ministers of all states to discuss question paper leaks: Manish Sisodia writes to Prakash Javadekar

Sisodia's demand is in response to the CBSE's announcement of a re-examination for the Class 12 Economics and Class 10 Mathematics papers.

Mar 30, 2018, 17:30 PM IST
CBSE made mistake, we are punished: Why 16 lakh Class X, over 3 lakh Class XII students are fuming

CBSE made mistake, we are punished: Why 16 lakh Class X, over 3 lakh Class XII students are fuming

Lakhs of students are affected by CBSE's decision to hold re-examinations for Class X and Class XII Maths and Economics papers, respectively.

Mar 30, 2018, 13:03 PM IST
NCERT books to have QR codes from 2019-20: HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

NCERT books to have QR codes from 2019-20: HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

QR Code is a machine-readable code consisting of an array of black and white squares, typically used for storing web-links or other information for reading by the camera on a smartphone.

Mar 29, 2018, 18:02 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
All you need to know: March 10, 2018

All you need to know: March 10, 2018

Doctors use accident victim's amputated leg as pillow in Jhansi, probe ordered

Mar 10, 2018, 22:20 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
Have no role in deciding eligibility for NEET, clarifies CBSE

Have no role in deciding eligibility for NEET, clarifies CBSE

Meanwhile, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said this year, NEET will be conducted in 150 cities, as against 107 last year.

Feb 27, 2018, 21:56 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