U Anand Kumar

Vocational Edn to be Promoted

Govt to introduce vocational studies in aided & regd private schools with a proposed `1500 fee concession

08 Feb 2015

Nominated MPs Stay Away from Village Dust

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious ‘develop a model village’ scheme is yet to get a response from many of the nominated members of the Rajya Sabha

19 Jan 2015

Adoption-shy Nominated Elders Sneeze Away From Village Dust

Five MPs from Rajya Sabha have not yet responded to PM’s ‘develop a model village scheme’

18 Jan 2015

Fund Allocation Cut Eats Into Wheat Pie

The ICAR data says climate change could bring down the number of wheat fields by 6-17 per cent by 2020 and 29 per cent by 2050

29 Dec 2014

Centre Fumes as Slothful States Sit on Welfare Schemes and Measures

The Centre may create new schemes to address various issues ranging from sexual harassment at workplace to child and minority welfare, but it seems the states are not interested in implementing these.

07 Dec 2014

Government Revives Lost Schemes to Help Muslim Women

BJP has re-discovered ‘Nai Roshni’. Contrary to the expectations, instead of disbanding the minority affairs ministry or programmes running for the upliftment of certain communities, the Modi Government has unearthed the innovative leadership-initiation programme for young Muslim women and seems resolved to make it see the light of the day. 

17 Nov 2014

Irani Stresses Education Strategy at Saarc Ministers' Meet

The HRD minister said the Saarc states must jointly strive to ensure that the varsity emerges as an institute of excellence.

01 Nov 2014

HRD Takes Head Count of Out of School Kids

The Ministry’s latest National Survey reveals that education remains a distant dream for children in the age group of 6-13 for various reasons

26 Oct 2014

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