India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Brushing aside criticism from the Opposition, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today justified opening colleges with less students and more teachers, saying that the strength grows consistently once the college starts functioning.
South | Press Trust India | Monday August 3, 2015
Scripting a new chapter in the higher education sector in Kerala, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) started functioning from a temporary campus here today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) today said education and health sectors were the worst affected sector in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
With PSUs failing to meet the deadline of constructing new toilets in schools, Odisha government has asked district collectors to take up such projects and complete them by July 31, officials said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Expressing concern over "poor quality" of teaching in state, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said despite the state government spending 25 per cent of its budget on the sector, quality education still remained a challenge for it.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 22, 2015
After making its presence felt in various fields from pickle making to IT business, Kerala's woman self-help group Kudumbashree is stepping into the higher education sector by setting up a community college in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 22, 2015
HRD Minister Smriti Irani would join about 40 education ministers from across the world in China this week at a UNESCO conference to deliberate on how information and communication technologies can be leveraged to support the achievements in education sector post-2015.
Friday February 27, 2015
The key expectations from Budget include introduction of income-tax holiday benefits for entities engaging in development of educational infrastructure.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
The report brings to light the fact that employees in education sector get the lowest hourly salary of Rs 186.50 per hour.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 9, 2014
The government is expected take up with social networking giant Facebook social sector issues like education and empowerment of the girl child, female foeticide and 'Clean Ganga' campaign and seek its help in promoting them.
Sunday September 21, 2014
Calling for a re-think on easy credit, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has said banks are actually subsidising student education loans for overseas studies under the priority sector lending (PSL) segment.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 21, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Human Resources Development Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao said in Visakhapatnam yesterday that the government wants to establish the state as knowledge hub by bringing reforms in education sector.
NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Samsung calls it "India's first education store," initially offering study material for students appearing for CBSE and competitive exams.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 12, 2014
In a bid to provide a protective shield for workers and their children involved in risky and unsafe unorganised sector in the state, Tamil Nadu government today announced a slew of measures at Rs 127.13 crore for their protection, welfare and education for their wards.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 1, 2014
As part of her government's effort to give a boost to the Higher Education sector, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today proposed introducing 163 new courses in Arts and Science colleges in the state this year.
Gopal Sathe | Friday July 4, 2014
Microsoft India MD Karan Bajwa talks about the educational sector in India, and the growing importance of IT literacy.
Monday June 16, 2014
The Narendra Modi government should spend 8 per cent of GDP on expansion of higher education in the country and free the sector from the malaise of "capitation and corruption", education experts observed in Pune on Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Transgenders on Tuesday moved closer to getting reservation in education and employment in public sector with the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) recommending their inclusion in the central list of Other Backward Classes (OBCs).
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 13, 2014
Transgenders today moved closer to getting reservation in employment and education in public sector with the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) recommending their inclusion in the central list of the OBCs.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 18, 2014
IDC says the decline is on account of a delay in public sector spending, and no major announcements around education projects.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
"We need a smartphone type of education system - open and connected," Rahul Gandhi today said pitching for sweeping reforms in education sector as he spoke to students through a webcast from Bangalore University.
Tuesday January 21, 2014
As per the proposal, the banking sector deposits which have not been claimed for 10 years or more will be transferred to 'Depositor Education and Awareness Fund Scheme'.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 24, 2013
In a major boost to the education sector in West Bengal, 32 new government colleges will be opened in the state, Education Minister Bratya Basu today said.
Sunday September 29, 2013
Faced with a tough macroeconomic environment, private sector lender Yes Bank is sharpening its focus on emerging sectors such as life sciences, IT, education and healthcare to boost growth, according to a top official.