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No plans to make Hindi compulsory: Prakash Javadekar

Taking to Twitter, Javadekar clarified that the concerned committee has not recommended making any language compulsory.

Jan 10, 2019, 13:09 PM IST

New Education Policy formulation likely to take more time: HRD

The Narendra Modi government's ambitious project - the New Education Policy - aimed at revamping the education system is likely to take more time.

Mar 23, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

Centre, states to discuss NEP, no detention policy at CABE

The provision of no detention, a new education policy and "mainstreaming out" of school children are the key issues that state governments and Centre will discuss in the high-profile Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) meet scheduled on October 25.

Oct 09, 2016, 10:59 AM IST

20 education institutions to be helped to become world class: Smriti Irani

Ten educational institutions each in the public and private sectors would be supported to make them world-class, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said today, as Rajya Sabha members expressed concern that Indian institutions did not figure in the global top ranking list.

Mar 11, 2016, 20:40 PM IST