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IIT Bombay convocation: PM Modi says ‘If you don’t innovate, you will stagnate’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressed the 56th Annual convocation ceremony at IIT Bombay. He said, IITs have built brand India globally and their success...

HRD Minister to announce collaborative research with foreign institutes under “SPARC”

The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry announced “Scheme for promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration” (SPARC)” a collaborative research between Indian and foreign institutes....

No University Has Established Mahatma Gandhi Chair despite a Nod from UGC : MHRD

According to the HRD officials, no University has established a Mahatma Gandhi chair despite a nod from the University Grants Commission (UGC). To enhance the...

As Modi visits IIT-B, Students Question Govt’s ‘Anti-Education Politics’

Students of Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay have collectively posted statements on social media, one day before Modi's arrival, that question the government’s recent...

UGC Approves BITS-Pilani, eligible for Institute of Eminence (IOE) status

After three- year of standstill, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved Birla Institute of Technology and Science- BITS’s branches in Goa and Hyderabad....

No Proposal for Indian Education Service Says Satya Pal Singh

The New Delhi government, as informed to Rajya Sabha on Thursday, is not considering setting up the ‘Indian Education Service’ which makes appointments for...

HRD rolls back decision on NEET conducting twice a year

The NEET (National Eligibility Entrance Test) 2019 which was to be conducted online and twice a year have been rolled back by the government,...

With government’s e-learning initiative, 63,500 schools claim to become digital in Maharashtra

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis chaired a meeting with school education department at his official residence “Varsha”. He discussed core issues like digital education and...

Free Land For setting Up Gurukuls: Haryana CM Lal Khattar

In order to promote the ancient system of gurukul education in and around Haryana, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has made the announcement that...

CBSE agrees to provide photocopy of OMR, Calculation Sheet of UGC NET Exam 2018

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has taken the decision to make available (on demand)  a copy of the OMR and calculation sheet for...