Friday, 6 Sep 2019
Month: January 2019

South Delhi body set to build 39 more model schools by next year

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) will build model schools with facilities like smart classes, nursery, computer labs, science labs and CCTV cameras, among others, with the first of 40 such schools being inaugurated at Malviya Nagar on Tuesday by BJP MP Manoj Tiwari. SDMC’s education committee chairperson Nandini Sharma said the facilities at the Malviya Nagar […]

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Bring Ordinance On Reservation Roster For Teaching Positions, Manoj Jha Writes To Prakash Javadekar

MHRD had filed special leave petition against court order which was rejected by the Supreme Court. Rajya Sabha MP and Delhi University professor Manoj Jha has written to HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar urging him to bring an ordinance on reservation roster for teaching positions in higher education institutions (HEIs) during the upcoming Budget session. The […]

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Centre Directs Educational Institutions To Implement 10% Quota For Poor

Government has issued an office memorandum to implement 10 per cent reservation. The Centre has directed all educational institutes and universities to implement 10 per cent reservation for economically weak in general category in the upcoming educational year. Addressing a press conference here on Sunday, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said an office memorandum has […]

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Atmosphere Needed To Attract Brightest Minds To Teaching

He was addressing the annual convocation of the Patna University. Former President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday stressed on the need for creating a conducive atmosphere to attract brightest of the bright into teaching,research and innovation. “There are 767 universities in the country and is expanding. There is a huge development of physical infrastructure in higher education…. […]

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HRD asks central institutions to bring EWS quota from next session

The HRD Ministry issued an executive order on Thursday, directing all central educational institutions to introduce the 10 per cent quota for the general category poor from the new academic session starting July and finalise their implementation plan latest by March 31. The central institutions will have to increase their annual student intake, over and above their permitted strength […]

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