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Spare them the load: they’re just kids, not study mules

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine, has said that children aged three to five should sleep 10 to 13 hours every day.

30 Nov 2018 12:35 AM

Schoolbags to get lighter, homework from Class 3

Schools have also been asked to stick to only NCERT textbooks that are prescribed in the syllabus.

27 Nov 2018 12:23 AM

PM Modi stresses on importance of character building

'Purpose of education is to enable balanced growth of every dimension of human being, which is not possible without innovation,' Modi said.

29 Sep 2018 1:23 PM

UGC bid to ban junk food

This will prevent lifestyle diseases which have a direct link with excessive weight,” the UGC said in a communication to the universities.

23 Aug 2018 7:07 AM

NEET exam once a year, to be handwritten, decides HRD Ministry

The HRD Ministry also voiced concerns about students living in rural areas, who may suffer if the exam is conducted in online mode only.

21 Aug 2018 8:36 PM


HRD ministry to reconsider conducting NEET twice a year

Health ministry raised concerns about extra stress due to exam calendar and about problems online exams may cause students from rural areas.

10 Aug 2018 6:57 PM

HRD must go for realistic planning, says Parliamentary panel

Process of granting recognition to schools must be transparent.

06 Aug 2018 12:38 AM

Porn shows up on free school tablets from HRD ministry in Chattisgarh

The tablets are infected with a virus possibly after a principal clicked on a porn or spam link.

03 Aug 2018 10:01 AM

Govt confers six institutions with ‘eminence’ tag

While the human resource development ministry will grant Rs 1,000 crore funds to the three public institutions in the next five years.

10 Jul 2018 2:17 AM

Hindi to get due importance in new edu policy: Satya Pal Singh

"Whenever we escalate talks about working for the mother tongue, things don't move forward," he said while addressing a gathering at AICTE.

05 May 2018 3:18 PM


HRD ministry warns students against ‘fake leaked papers’

The Union HRD ministry had announced the re-examination of CBSE Class 12 Economics paper on April 25.

07 Apr 2018 11:38 AM

Prove students saw PM’s speech: HRD ministry asks schools to submit pics, videos

The HRD ministry denies asking for any such report, says it was a ‘routine feedback’ with no mandatory clause.

20 Feb 2018 11:50 AM

HRD ministry unearths 80,000 'ghost' teachers post-Aadhaar introduction

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, however, clarified that none of these teachers are from any central universities.

05 Jan 2018 9:24 PM

HRD ministry’s Testing problem

Currently, these bodies conduct tests such as Joint Entrance Examination, NEET and National Eligibility Test among others.

24 Dec 2017 5:21 AM

Govt will groom 20 universities as ‘institutions of eminence’

Aim to break into exclusive club of global universities within five years.

18 Dec 2017 1:06 AM


Fake education board busted in Delhi, 6 held

It claimed it was an autonomous organisation under the 'Government of India, Ministry of Education Department'.

08 Dec 2017 12:51 PM

BHU V-C goes on leave due to ‘personal’ reasons

Prof Tripathi has denied the lathicharge on girl students and even said that the incident was one of “minor eve-teasing”.

03 Oct 2017 2:39 AM

Will resign if asked to stay on leave: BHU VC Girish Chandra Tripathi

The Vice Chancellor further said that he has contributed a lot to improve the functioning of the university.

28 Sep 2017 7:13 PM

NSUI, ABVP join hands to protest BHU crackdown

Police said that permission was not granted for any protest near the ministry and that both the parties were detained.

26 Sep 2017 6:04 AM

Ryan School murder: SC seeks report from Centre, state in 3 weeks

An SIT team has reached Mumbai to interrogate school CEO Ryan Pinto and director Albert Pinto.

11 Sep 2017 3:32 PM