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Axed IIT prof, whistleblower back in JNU

Prof Kumar was accused of ‘damaging the reputation of the IIT by levelling allegations such as rampant copying by students during exams.

25 Aug 2017 2:18 AM

Online JEE: Too soon?

The government has not made public how many of this lot had opted to be tested online at the JEE (Main) hurdle.

22 Aug 2017 12:19 AM

Congress, Left hit out at Rohith Vemula report

The report dismissed that Vemula and his batch mates were suspended by the university administration under political pressure.

17 Aug 2017 5:38 AM

New education policy by yearend

Nine-member panel to focus on overhauling education policy.

27 Jun 2017 2:52 AM

DU students taught to keep their emails short, like skirts

Author expresses regret for hurting people’s sentiments.

08 Jun 2017 3:59 AM


‘All is well’ time for IIT Delhi

While IIT Delhi has declared about the curriculum change, students mention that haven’t heard much about it from their professors.

10 May 2017 12:01 AM

IIT Delhi to get practical, less theoretical

Move to stem trend of students committing suicide.

04 May 2017 2:11 AM

From 2018, state boards to do away with grace marks

The meeting also decided that all school boards have agreed to introduce a common curriculum for Science and Maths.

25 Apr 2017 12:39 AM

HRD ministry’s powers clipped?

Regulatory powers on several subjects taken away from Javadekar in past few weeks.

09 Apr 2017 2:12 AM

PM Modi bats for innovation to create a ‘new India’

Modi said the society is innovation and technology driven and there is a need for more usage of IT.

02 Apr 2017 2:57 AM


Najeeb’s mother, others protest at HRD ministry

The Delhi police had issued notices to nine students to appear before it for a lie detector test.

23 Feb 2017 4:18 AM

HRD Ministry working on fresh norms to reduce burden of bags

'We are preparing norms for CBSE schools that bundles of books and notebooks do not have to be needlessly carried,' Javadekar said.

15 Feb 2017 3:24 PM

CBSE: No more open book exams

Class 9, 11 students can no longer carry books to exam halls.

04 Feb 2017 3:42 AM

No ‘world class’ tag for institutes

Centre now plans to call 20 new educational institutes ‘institutions of eminence’.

31 Jan 2017 12:32 AM

Delhi University colleges to push for deemed varsity status

If granted, can formulate own rules, decide fee structure.

20 Jan 2017 4:56 AM


‘No detention’ may soon be till Class 5, not 8

The existing provision says the no-detention or no-fail policy is applicable till the completion of elementary education (Class 8).

26 Dec 2016 2:56 AM

Prakash Javadekar’s tours delaying education policy

The proposed committee for preparing the draft NEP will prepare the final draft soon.

26 Dec 2016 2:38 AM

After PM Modi rap, IITs, IIMs to hire faculty

In the NITs across the country, 3,183 are vacant out of 5,428 positions.

18 Dec 2016 3:02 AM

Vemula effect: HRD Ministry makes 12 recommendations to prevent suicide

The ministry has decided to ask University Grants Commission (UGC) to circulate a list of twelve recommendations for varsities.

16 Dec 2016 9:11 PM