To mark the 150th birth anniversary of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore, the
government is instituting an international award with Rs 1 crore as its prize money in his memory for those promoting universal brotherhood.
Former NCERT Director J S Rajput
was conferred the `Jan Amos Comenius Medal and
Certificate` for exceptional achievements in the fields of
educational research and innovation, five years after he was
declared a recipient.