AR Rahman bats for proper music education for kids

Underlining the need for music schools for youngsters, Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman feels children across India should have access to proper music education.

Education system in India is rich oriented: Anand Kumar

Describing the education system in the country as `rich-oriented`, founder of Patna-based `Super 30` Anand Kumar strongly advocated that the Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) of professional institutions should be based on natural talent and creativity rather than the prevailing system.

Systemic reforms required for improving education system: Dilip Chenoy

Education experts like Dilip Chenoy, Dr. Pritam Singh, JS Rajput, and former bureaucrat NK Singh shared their concerns over the grim situation of education system in the country. Speaking at Bharat Bhagya Vidhata `India Ka Agenda` show to be aired today@ Zee News at 10 pm, they collectively stressed on improving the quality of education if India were to retain the demographic edge.

Need to address issues in our education system: Kakodkar

Eminent nuclear scientist and former director of the BARC, Dr Anil Kakodkar today said a recent US national intelligence council has identified the period between 2015-2050 as the period of opportunity for India.

Prez calls for "drastic action" to reform higher education system

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday called for "drastic action" to reform the way education is being imparted.

Education system should highlight entrepreneurship: Kalam

An education system that highlights the importance of entrepreneurship should be created, former president APJ Abdul Kalam said on Monday.

Education system should highlight entrepreneurship: Kalam

An education system that highlights the importance of entrepreneurship should be created, former President APJ Abdul Kalam said here on Monday.

Education to take big leap in Arunachal: governor

Arunachal Pradesh Governor Gen (Retd) J J Singh said that the education scenario in the state is poised to take a significant jump in the coming year.

Yunus blames education system for mundane youth

Speaking at the World Economic Forum, he said that money
is now the king, becoming an "intoxication in the system".

Sibal for edu system free of political interference

HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Sunday
batted for an education system that is free from political
interference and policies that had support of all sections.

UDF will protect general education system: Chandy

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said steps would be taken to protect the general education system.

NCHER to change Indian education system, says Jadhav

The establishment of National
Commission for Higher Education and Research (NCHER) will
bring in "recognisable" difference to the Indian education
system, Planning Commission member Narendra Jadhav said on Wednesday.

Experts raise concerns over new curriculum in CBSE schools

The continuous and comprehensive evaluation system was seen as a big break for the education system in India, but has the change been introduced too quickly?

President for strong school education system

President Pratibha Patil on Saturday said there was a need for strong school education system.

Five million Afghan children have no access to schools: Karzai

Afghan President Hamid Karzai said on Saturday that lack of educational facilities and attacks by Taliban have kept five million school-age children out of schools and pleaded with insurgents to stop such attacks.

UP to bring new education system for students up to class 8

Now, students up to class eight, in
schools run by the Basic Education Council, have a reason to
cheer as the government has decided to bring in a new system
so that they no longer fail in exams.

UP govt to bring about reforms in education system

In a bid to check drop out rates
among students, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to
promote all candidates who clear any five subject out of the
six in high school examinations.