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Ramesh Pokhriyal Union HRD Min
No Cancellation Of Exams For Varsity Students, Confirms Union HRD Minister

New Delhi: Ending all speculation over the holding of university examinations, Union Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said the UGC has changed its earlier guidelines for university examinations. These changes were made in consultation with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the Health ministry keeping in mind the safety, future, progress, […]

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CBSE Class 10, 12 Students Can Appear For Exams Across India

New Delhi: Class 10 and 12 students who have moved to a different state or district when schools were closed during the COVID-19-induced lockdown can appear for pending board exams there only, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced on Wednesday. The minister said these students will not be required to travel back to the […]

HRD Increases Exam Centers For Pending CBSE Board Exams To 15,000

New Delhi: The CBSE will conduct the pending class 10 and 12 board exams at 15,000 centres across the country instead of 3,000 centres planned earlier, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced on Monday. The exams, which were postponed due to a nationwide lockdown imposed on March 25 to contain the spread of COVID-19, […]

Union HRD Min Launches Helpline For Counselling Of Odisha University Students

Bhubaneswar: Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Monday launched a helpline for counselling of students of the Central University of Odisha, who are in mental distress in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Inaugurating the helpline “Bharosa” through a video conference, Pokhriyal lauded the initiative as it aims at providing mental and psychological assistance […]

CBSE to conduct class 10, 12 exams for only 29 main subjects: HRD minister

New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct class 10 and 12 examinations for only 29 main subjects which are crucial for promotion and admission to higher educational institutions, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced on Wednesday. “Have advised CBSE to conduct board exams only for 29 main subjects that are […]

New Policy To Transform Education Sector: HRD Minister

Mangaluru: The new educational policy proposed by the Centre will transform the sector and help the country become the ‘Vishwa Guru’ of the world, Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said on Tuesday. The proposed educational policy is based on the country’s ethos and value system and is designed to strengthen the nation, mould […]

New Education Policy Designed To Strengthen The Nation: Pokhriyal

Bhubaneswar: The proposed new education policy has been put through much scrutiny and is designed to strengthen academics so as to influence the world through India’s age-old value system, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said on Monday. The new education policy, being taken up after a gap of over three decades, will be based on […]

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UGC, AICTE Merger: Know What HRD Ministry Says

New Delhi: No final decision has been taken yet on merging the University Grants Commission and the All India Council of Technical Education, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said on Thursday. “Till now no final decision has been taken on this issue,” Nishank said in response to a written question in Rajya Sabha. Last […]

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HRD Minister Launches Innovative Learning Programme ‘DHRUV’ For Students

Bhubaneswar: Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday launched the Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme-DHRUV from the premises of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Headquarters at Bengaluru. The new Programme DHRUV ’will act as a platform to explore the talent of meritorious students and help them achieve excellence in their specific […]

UGC guide to student induction programme released: HRD

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to develop an everlasting bond between teacher and students, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has come up with a new guide. Union Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ today released UGC Guide to Student Induction Programme – “Deeksharambh” in New Delhi. The Union Minister of Human Resource Development Dr. […]

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Schools responsible for preparing future leadership: HRD Minister

New Delhi:  Emphasising quality education to the remotest corner of the country, Union HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Wednesday said that schools have the responsibility of preparing the country’s future leadership. He said the Human Resource Development Ministry has cleared the way for appointment of more than 7,000 teachers and other staff in Kendriya […]

Untrained teachers get 2 years to qualify

New Delhi: Those teachers, who have not done the teachers training course but teaching the students of class 1 to class 8, have been given two years time to clear the course and become eligible, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Friday. “Teachers who have not done D.El.Ed course but teaching classes 1 to […]