Education(Search results - 171)
India17, Jul 2019, 10:11 AM IST
National Education Policy 2019: Tamil actor Suriya slammed for questioning Centre’s draft
Popular Tamil actor Suriya Sivakumar hit the headlines after he criticised the Centre’s Draft National Education Policy (NEP). The actor was slammed by politicos but the film fraternity extended support
India14, Jul 2019, 5:01 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: DMK appoints team to review Draft National Education Policy
The DMK has appointed a team to review the Draft National Education Policy after it alleged that the allocation of funds in the Union Budget to support appointment of Hindi teachers in non-Hindi speaking states was in "contradiction" to removal of compulsory Hindi clauses.
India14, Jul 2019, 2:23 PM IST
Tamil Nadu to get educational TV channel for students, says minister Sengottaiyan
Education minister Sengottaiyan stated that Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi Palanisamy and deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam have been working on various initiatives in different areas of Tamil Nadu.
World10, Jul 2019, 7:46 PM IST
UNESCO projects one in four Pakistani children will remain uneducated by 2030
The new UNESCO projections prepared for the UN High-level Political Forum show that the world will fail its education commitments without a rapid acceleration of progress
India10, Jul 2019, 12:54 PM IST
Jayalalithaa gift case: Supreme Court refuses to interfere with Madras HC order
Jayalalithaa and former minister Azhagu Thirunavukkarasu, who were arrayed as accused by the CBI in the case registered in 1996, have died while the third accused, KA Sengottaiyan, is a minister for school education in the present AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu
India6, Jul 2019, 11:01 AM IST
PM Modi pays tributes to Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee on his birth anniversary
PM Modi described Mookerjee as a great educationist and a bright nationalist thinker. In a tweet, the prime minister also posted a video on Mookerjee.
Viral4, Jul 2019, 6:40 PM IST
Karnataka: Controversial seer Nithyananda says he stopped sunrise for 40 minutes in Bengaluru
Nithyananda of Bidadi Ashram in Bengaluru said that he stopped sun from rising for 40 minutes.
India4, Jul 2019, 1:40 PM IST
Kerala: From orphanage to Kollam collector's seat, here is the journey of Abdul Nasar
Abdul Nasar's life changed completely when he was five years old. He lost his father Abdul Khadar and was sent to an orphanage in Thalassery, Kannur in Kerala. His mother hoped that her child would be provided better food and education.
India3, Jul 2019, 9:10 AM IST
Kashmir: Teacher threatens to ‘slaughter’ 10-year-old student with axe in Handwara; video goes viral
A video of a teacher holding an axe and threatening a student to slaughter him in Kashmir has gone viral on social media
Politics2, Jul 2019, 2:50 PM IST
Rajya Sabha members demand regulations for fake news, online gaming addiction
BJP's Saroj Pandey took the initiative to make yoga compulsory in educational institutions
India2, Jul 2019, 12:46 PM IST
Karnataka JDS minister praises PM Modi; defends BJP over allegations of poaching MLAs
Karnataka JDS minister GT Devegowda praised PM Narendra Modi and Amit Shah and defended the BJP over allegations of ‘Operation Kamala’ in the state
India28, Jun 2019, 6:50 PM IST
ABVP calls for bandh in Telangana over schools demanding excess fees
Members of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Friday (June 28) called for a state-wide bandh over educational institutions across Telangana charging excess fees
India28, Jun 2019, 11:07 AM IST
Maharashtra: Maratha quota valid but reservation should be reduced from 16% to 13%, says Bombay HC
The Maharashtra legislature passed a bill granting 16 per cent reservation in education and government jobs for the Marathas in November 2018.
India26, Jun 2019, 4:01 PM IST
Uttarakhand education minister Arvind Pandey's son killed in UP road accident
The minister's son, Ankur, 24, was on his way to Gorakhpur on Tuesday night along with two friends to attend a wedding when the incident occurred near Future College on Lucknow Road.
India25, Jun 2019, 1:54 PM IST
India’s first literate town: Kerala's city of letters celebrates 30th anniversary
On June 25, 1989, Kottayam in Kerala earned the name, city of letters, by NP Sahi, the then Union minister of state for education through a 100-day, 100% literacy campaign that opened the world of letters to 2,008 people