HRD minister

What is the New Education Policy: Key highlights

The draft of the NEP formed by a panel headed by former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief Kasturirangan and submitted to the Union HRD minister last year.

published on : 29th July 2020

Class X CBSE students may take exam if not satisfied with result: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

The students who think they could have done better if they had taken exams, they may opt for giving exams.

published on : 26th June 2020

Scrap pending CBSE board exams, mark students on internal assessment: Sisodia to HRD Minister

Last month also, Sisodia, also Delhi's Education Minister, had raised the issue in a meeting of states' education ministers, chaired by the HRD Minister.

published on : 17th June 2020

National Book Trust launches seven new books under its Corona Studies series

Seven new books by NBT educate about the psycho-social impact caused by Covid

published on : 19th May 2020

HRD minister to discuss mid-day meals with state education ministers on Tuesday

Universities and schools across the country have been closed since March 16 when the Centre announced a nationwide classroom shutdown as one of the measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak.

published on : 27th April 2020

Decision on reopening schools, colleges on April 14 after reviewing COVID-19 situation: Centre

Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said that there have been indications from the government that the lockdown may not be extended.

published on : 5th April 2020

Outsiders behind Gargi college molestation incident, admin should take action: HRD Minister

Replying to a question of Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi in Lok Sabha, Pokhriyal said the government was aware of the incident at Gargi College, a reputed institute in the national capital.

published on : 10th February 2020

HRD may allow 'outside' agencies to help government accreditation body: Prakash Javadekar

The Union minister said that ranking and rating of education institutions increase competitiveness among them for better performance.

published on : 14th December 2018

HRD Ministry identified 80,000 'ghost' teachers through Aadhaar

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, however, clarified that none of these teachers are from any central universities.

published on : 5th January 2018