Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

NEET result 2020 declared, Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank thanks NTA for giving new cohort of doctors

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, Pokhriyal thanked the NTA for giving a new cohort of doctors this year. 

Oct 16, 2020, 18:31 PM IST

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal to inaugurate four newly constructed Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings on October 8

All the four new buildings have been constructed as per ‘Green Building’ norms and facilitated with Rain Water Harvesting System to ensure maximum water conservation. 

Oct 08, 2020, 01:04 AM IST

First-year classes for session 2020-21 to commence from November 1: UGC

The UGC has directed the educational institutions to complete the merit/entrance-based admission process by October 2020.

Sep 25, 2020, 14:42 PM IST

Centre releases NCERT 8-week alternative academic calendar for upper primary stage

Union Minister for Education Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Monday released the NCERT eight-week alternative academic calendar for upper primary stage developed under the guidance of the ministry.

Aug 04, 2020, 00:11 AM IST

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank slams critics for portraying false narrative over revised CBSE syllabus

Amid the ongoing row over the reduction of the syllabus of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) due to coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday (July 9) slammed the critics for alleging a conspiracy behind CBSE's decision.

Jul 09, 2020, 13:19 PM IST

India gets Permanent Signatory status of Washington Accord for 6 more years

Earlier in 2014, India had become a permanent signatory of the Washington Accord.

Jun 22, 2020, 18:16 PM IST

CBSE students allowed to take board exams in their home districts: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

Union HRD Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal on Thursday said that the Class 10, 12 students who have moved to different states or districts during the coronavirus lockdown can appear for their pending board examinations there.

May 27, 2020, 17:40 PM IST

CBSE Class 10, 12 board exams 2020 datesheet release postponed to May 18

The announcement for the complete date sheet was slated for 5 PM today (May 16).

May 16, 2020, 17:37 PM IST

CBSE will release datesheet for Class 10, 12 board exams 2020 today: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

Union Human Resource Development Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Saturday announced that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will release the complete datesheet for the remaining board exams of class 10th and 12th, today at 5 pm.

May 16, 2020, 12:32 PM IST

JEE-Mains 2020 to be held from July 18 to 23, JEE-Advanced in August, NEET on July 26: Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'

Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank held a webinar for students during which he said that the fresh dates for the national level competitive exams – JEE Main and NEET 2020 – will be announced soon.

May 05, 2020, 13:00 PM IST

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Submits New Education Policy Draft

Newly appointed Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank submitted the NEP draft today

May 31, 2019, 21:58 PM IST

Former CM Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank arrested along with four MLAs

Nishank alleged that tension in the area was deliberately created by Chief Minister Harish Rawat.

Jun 05, 2016, 05:35 AM IST

Lok Sabha elections: 42% polling recorded in Uttarakhand till 1 pm

42 percent polling was recorded till 1 pm in Uttarakhand where five Lok Sabha seats went to polls in the eighth phase on Wednesday.

May 07, 2014, 07:55 AM IST

BJP protests flurry of project launches by new Uttarakhand CM

Noisy scenes were witnessed in Uttarakhand Assembly on Tuesday as BJP protested against the state government making "populist" announcements and laying of foundation stones of a slew of development projects over the past few days despite the House being in session.

Feb 11, 2014, 16:32 PM IST

No work in Kedarnath, govt tried to hide its failure: Nishank

BJP leader Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Friday demanded resignation of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna, alleging that his government has done nothing to rebuild the Kedarnath shrine and adjoining areas, and has tried to keep its failure under the wraps.

Sep 13, 2013, 19:34 PM IST

Narrow escape from landslide for Nishank in Uttarkashi

Former Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank had a narrow escape from a landslide at Netali Maneri marg, a senior official said.

Jul 17, 2013, 14:53 PM IST

Uttarakhand BJP leaders meet PM, demand Prez rule in the state

A delegation of BJP leaders from Uttarakhand on Monday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and demanded imposition of President`s rule in the flood-ravaged state.

Jul 15, 2013, 15:33 PM IST

Trouble at Nishank`s residence creates flutter in Dehradun

An argument over parking of cars in the city`s VIP area, followed by commotion at the former chief minister`s residence, created a flutter here on Saturday.

Mar 30, 2013, 16:41 PM IST

Two held in connection with threatening calls to former CM

Two persons have been arrested in connection with making a threatening call to former Uttarakhand CM and BJP leader Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.

May 20, 2012, 19:13 PM IST

Uttarakhand results: BJP confident of forming govt

Former Uttarakhand Chief Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Tuesday expressed confidence of forming the government in the state.

Mar 06, 2012, 13:01 PM IST