Education Ministry

Karnataka government approves funding for design, launch of satellite by students

The project has been given 12 months for completion, with a technical experts committee to be setup to monitor its progress.

published on : 21st January 2022

Teachers bear the brunt as anti-India hate campaign grows in Maldives

The opposition parties led by former President Abdullah Yameen as they demand an end to the supposed presence of the Indian military in the archipelago.

published on : 18th January 2022

37 per cent students in rural areas, 19 per cent in urban not studying at all: Survey

Survey, titled 'Locked Out: Emergency Report on School Education', involving nearly 1,400 students from underprivileged households, was conducted in August in 15 states and union territories.

published on : 7th September 2021

Union education ministry asks universities to fill up teaching vacancies

Of nearly 18,000 teaching posts in these universities, over a third are vacant, badly hampering the academic activities in these institutions.

published on : 4th September 2021

About 80 per cent teaching, non-teaching school staff have got at least first Covid jab: MoE officials

The Ministry of Education (MoE) on Tuesday asked all the states and Union Territories to get the first dose of vaccination completed for all teaching and non-teaching staff during September.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan reviews status of reopening of schools in country

While several states began partial reopening of schools, there was a complete closure again in April this year when an aggressive second wave of COVID-19 hit the country.

published on : 1st September 2021

Centre in process of appoinment of Auroville Foundation chairman: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan

The government has recently appointed a full-time secretary of the Auroville Foundation and will shortly appoint the chairman.

published on : 19th July 2021

Education Ministry releases guidelines for parents to facilitate children's home-based learning

Schools, teachers and volunteers may take suggestive steps to provide support to parents who are not quite literate, the statement said.

published on : 19th June 2021

Teachers Eligibility Test qualifying certificates now valid for lifetime: Union Education Minister

Pokhriyal said this will be a positive step to boost employment opportunities for the candidates aspiring to make a career in the field of teaching.

published on : 3rd June 2021