Tag: Manish Sisodia

Delhi government to start 'Schools of Excellence'

New Delhi: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday said the government will start five “Schools of Excellence” next year in order to provide better quality education. “These schools will impart education in English language. The admission process for nursery to Class V and, Class IX and XI will be conducted under the neighbourhood […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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DoE arm likely to grow into centre of academic reforms

New Delhi: Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday chaired a meeting of the Assessment Unit of the Examination Branch of the Directorate of Education and said the wing may take the shape of a centre of academic reforms for the country. “The Assessment Unit is envisioned as a Research & Development team of the […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
15,000 'guest' school teachers to become permanent

New Delhi: The Delhi Cabinet on Wednesday approved a Bill allowing 15,000 ‘guest’ school teachers to be made permanent. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said the Bill will be passed during the special session to be held on October 4. Of the total 17,000 guest teachers in Delhi government schools, 15,000 will be benefited. However, […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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Failed in Class X? No worries...You will be taken care of!

New Delhi: The Delhi government will open centres to teach students who have failed twice or more in Class X, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said here on Tuesday. Addressing the media, Sisodia said this would make sure that these students would not be out of school and have a future. The Deputy Chief Minister said […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Govt schools in Delhi have the lowest pass percentage: CBSE

New Delhi: Government schools in Delhi have the lowest pass percentage among all categories of schools affiliated to the CBSE, even as Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia lauded the state-run institutes for an improved performance in the board’s Class 10 exam from that in pre-boards. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)declared the Class 10 […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Manish Sisodia likely to be deputy CM in Delhi

Delhi chief minister-designate Arvind Kejriwal is likely to appoint his trusted colleague Manish Sisodia as the deputy CM, sources said Thursday, adding that cabinet ministers in AAP's Delhi government are almost decided

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
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Kejriwal meets president, gets books

A day after the AAP's landslide victory in the Delhi assembly elections, party chief Arvind Kejriwal and senior leader Manish Sisodia today met President Pranab Mukherjee, who gifted them two books -- the Constitution and his own book "Thoughts and Reflections"

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
BJP offered Rs 10 cr each to our 7 MLAs: AAP

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday accused the BJP of indulging in horse-trading and said that it offered Rs 10 crore each to at least seven of its MLAs for joining the saffron party ahead of the Lok Sabha polls. Speaking to the media, AAP leader and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Give Us Delhi Police For 2 Days, We Will Hang Nirbhaya Convicts: Dy CM Sisodia

New Delhi: “Give us Delhi Police and law-and-order responsibility for two days and we will hang Nirbhaya convicts,” Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Thursday, hitting back at the BJP for holding the AAP government responsible for the “delay” in the hanging. Sisodia’s retort came hours after Union minister Prakash Javadekar blamed the AAP […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Start evaluation of CBSE board exam papers: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

New Delhi: Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ today asked all States to start evaluation of Board examination papers. Responding to a question of conducting the remaining CBSE exams, Pokhriyal told parents in an interaction on Monday that the pending exams will be conducted at the first possible opportunity. Also Read: CBSE To […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Under House Arrest, Alleges Sisodia
High Drama Near Arvind Kejriwal's Residence After Sisodia's 'CM In House Arrest' Allegation

New Delhi: High drama was witnessed outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence on Tuesday after his deputy Manish Sisodia went there and accused the Delhi Police of putting the former under house arrest. Police denied Kejriwal was under any kind of restraint. Sisodia along with hundreds of party workers assembled near the CM’s residence […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
Drinking Age To Be Lowered From 25 To 21
Drinking Age To Be Lowered From 25 To 21

New Delhi: The Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia, announced on Monday that the legal age to consume alcohol in the national capital will be soon reduced from 25 to 21 in Delhi, the same as in Noida and Gurugram. After the suggestions of the group of ministers on the new excise policy was […]

  • Friday, 02 April 2021