Education

Eleventh Annual Survey of Education Report (ASER), 2016

21/1/2017 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The Annual Status of Education Report, ASER 2016 was released after a break of one year in 2015. This is the eleventh annual report. Highlights of the ...

ShaGun

20/1/2017 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

To put an innovative progress in elementary education sector of the country by continuous monitoring of the flagship scheme - Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (S ...

Right to Education Act, 2009

15/1/2017 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The NITI Aayog has called for a review of the provisions of the Right To Education Act that stipulate that children who don’t perform well cannot be h ...

‘Good Samaritan Policy’

11/1/2017 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

Delhi government has approved ‘Good Samaritan Policy’ under which monetary incentive of Rs 2,000 and appreciation certificate will be given to people ...

India’s great school education challenge

5/1/2017 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

According to an analysis by IndiaSpend on literacy, school enrolment, learning outcomes, By 2020, India will have the world’s largest working populati ...

National Academic Depository

31/10/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The Union Cabinet has accorded its approval for establishment and operationalization of a National Academic Depository (NAD). The decision aims at bri ...

Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP)

16/9/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal for initiation of the Third Phase of Technical Education Quality Improvement Progr ...

Higher Education Financing Agency

15/9/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

To give a major push for creation of high quality infrastructure in premier educational institutions, the Union Cabinet approved the establishment of ...

Literacy among religions : Census 2011

7/9/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

Muslims have the highest number of illiterates at nearly 43 per cent, while Jains have the highest number of literates among India's religious communi ...

Central Board for Workers’ Education renamed

26/8/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

Union government has renamed the Central Board for Workers’ Education as “Dattopant Thengadi National Board for Workers Education and Development”. Ab ...

Draft National Education Policy, 2016

20/8/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The draft of New Education Policy 2016 is released by HRD ministry. This document focuses on addressing gender discrimination, the creation of educati ...

Parliament passes bills assigning constitutional status to NEET

3/8/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2016 and the The Dentists (Amendment) Bill, 2016 are passed by Parliament to provides a Constitutional st ...

Frontline Gist: Issue :July 8, 2016

8/7/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

Frontline Gist: Issue July 8, 2016 The Rot in School Education Significance of Education India has young population & within few years it will be most ...

T.S.R. Subramanian committee on New Education Policy

24/6/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The T.S.R. Subramanian committee, entrusted with preparing a new education policy for India submitted the report to the government suggesting measures ...

ASER – 2014 report

3/6/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

Highlights The 25 percent of Class 8 students cannot read a Class 2 level text. Only one-fourth of all children in Class 3 can read a Class 2 text flu ...

National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET)

17/4/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The Supreme Court on Monday recalled its 2013 judgment on the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) and has now paved the way for a single ent ...

E-Pathshala, Saransh, Shaala Siddhi Portals/ Mobile APPS

8/11/2015 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on 7 November 2015 launched the e-Pathshala, Saaransh and National Programme on School Stan ...

National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF)

6/10/2015 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) was launched by Human Resource Development ministry for educational institutions. Developed by a team ...

Web portal Vidya Lakshmi

1/9/2015 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The web portal has been launched by Government of India launched for students seeking educational loan. Vidya Lakshmi portal is a first of its kind po ...

LAW PANEL - MAKE EDUCATION COMPULSORY, FREE FROM AGE 3

27/8/2015 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

Children should be provided free and compulsory education from the age of three, not six to 14 as provided under the Right to Education Act, the Law C ...

Annual Status Of Education Report 2014

15/1/2015 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

NGO Pratham on 13 January 2015 released 10th Annual Status of Education Report (ASER 2014). The report noted that overall situation with basic reading ...

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