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Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 2, 2015
Tamil Nadu Government has allocated Rs 1,080 crore for distribution of laptops this fiscal under the free laptop scheme, one of the flagship schemes of ruling AIADMK, school education Minister K C Veeramani said today.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday September 1, 2015
Even as the state education department is struggling to bring about clarity on the Ganesh festival holidays, schools are already worried that they might have to forego some holidays from the Diwali and Christmas vacations; many are worried about over-shooting the compulsion of 200-220 working days in an academic year.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
For the first time in Pakistan's history, a university has awarded an MPhil degree in Hindi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
Opposition parties today criticized the West Bengal government for deferring the primary Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) due to missing question papers and accused the ruling TMC of being involved in corruption.
Delhi News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Friday August 28, 2015
For every building constructed, a cess is collected by the state government to help construction workers - with pension, maternity benefits, education of their children and protection against accidental injuries.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 27, 2015
At a media interaction for the 'Girl Rising: A Global Campaign For Girls' Education in India', Alia said: "I would love to be one. Like a dance teacher or acting teacher, but not a History or Geography teacher."
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
US researchers have developed a questionnaire that can determine if you suffer from nomophobia or a fear of being without your mobile phone.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
'Super 30' founder and mathematician Anand Kumar met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in Mumbai to discuss ways of imparting quality education to students from poor sections of the state.
Chandigarh News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Thursday August 27, 2015
The Punjab Medical Council's bid to take action against ghost teachers in private medical colleges has hit a road block, with state medical education minister, Anil Joshi, opposing the move, hundreds of faculty members in various colleges are allegedly running their own private practice hundreds of kilometers away, raising questions on the teaching...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
The teachers' body in Srinagar today demanded that the government improve the quality of education in Jammu and Kashmir taking a cue from the Allahabad High Court's order directing the government employees to send their children to state-run primary schools.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 23, 2015
In what might affect the ruling Congress in Assam ahead of next year's assembly polls, former state health and education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today met BJP president Amit Shah in New Delhi, and said he would be joining the party soon.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
Pakistani Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2011 for championing the cause of girls education, has reportedly been given two 24-hour armed guards in the UK after she was made a key target by terrorists.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 22, 2015
Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today expressed "shock" over prevailing corrupt practices in the education system as he ordered action against a school principal and a placement officer of a government-run polytechnic for allegedly taking bribes.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday August 22, 2015
The Indian Rupee's plunge to 65.90 for a US dollar has come as a shocker for many parents who have sent their children to study abroad, as education costs are set to increase due to the fall of Indian currency.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 21, 2015
Education Minister Smriti Irani today received an apology from the national school board over spelling mistakes in a letter sent on her behalf, which was flagged by a teacher and derided on social media.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 21, 2015
Most states in the country, including Maharashtra, want the Centre to amend the Right to Education Act and revoke its no-detention policy for students of Classes I to VIII, a state minister has said.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 20, 2015
Called Vidya Lakshmi, the portal is aimed to ensure that no student misses out on higher education for lack of funds.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 20, 2015
The government today said it has a launched a website, vidyalakshmi.co.in, for students seeking educational loans and five banks including SBI, IDBI Bank and Bank of India have integrated their system with the portal.
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Agency | Thursday August 20, 2015
The central government propose to invest over Rs 3,030 crore in higher education in Andhra Pardesh, Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said on Thursday.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 20, 2015
Adam Gilchrist is expected to play an important part in supporting the growth in the strong bilateral education relationship between Australia and India.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 19, 2015
There has been a proposal to reverse the no-detention policy in schools as it is adversely affecting learning, but the Centre has decided to wait for a written response on the issue from all states, Union human resources development minister Smriti Irani said today
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Delhi government is working on cutting down the syllabi of class IX-XII to allow students to work on skill education, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today said.
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Education minister Smriti Irani addressed the media.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
A crucial day-long meeting of the highest advisory body on education began in Delhi today to consider reviewing the no-detention policy up to class 8 and reintroduction of class 10 board examinations.