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  • UGC-NET postponed in view of COVID-19 situation: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Apr 20, 2021 05:01 PM IST

    UGC-NET postponed in view of COVID-19 situation: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

    According to an order by the National Testing Agency (NTA), the revised dates for the exam will be announced later, at least 15 days before the examination.

  • Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal says JEE Main February 2021 results in a few hours; here's how to check Mar 08, 2021 07:48 PM IST

    Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal says JEE Main February 2021 results in a few hours; here's how to check

    After the results are declared, students who appeared for the JEE Main February 2021 examination will be able to check their results online at jeemain.nta.nic.in.

  • CBSE Board Exams 2021| Exam schedule for Class 10, 12 to be announced on February 2 Jan 28, 2021 04:52 PM IST

    CBSE Board Exams 2021| Exam schedule for Class 10, 12 to be announced on February 2

    Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' also announced that the CBSE will digitalise the records of the students for last 45 years.

  • PM Modi to address National Youth Parliament Festival on January 12 Jan 10, 2021 09:35 PM IST

    PM Modi to address National Youth Parliament Festival on January 12

    An official statement said the festival's objective is to hear the voice of the youth between 18 and 25 years of age, who vote and will join various careers in coming years, including public services.

  • CBSE Class 10, 12 Board exams 2021 date sheet announcement date, time and other details Dec 30, 2020 04:36 PM IST

    CBSE Class 10, 12 Board exams 2021 date sheet announcement date, time and other details

    The date sheet for the CBSE 10th & 12th is supposed to be available for download on the official website of CBSE cbse.nic.in from 31st December 2021 onwards soon after the education minister's announcement.

  • Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank: Not feasible to hold board exams in Jan-Feb, will take decision on dates after that Dec 22, 2020 05:29 PM IST

    Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank: Not feasible to hold board exams in Jan-Feb, will take decision on dates after that

    Nishank said that while there have been suggestions on holding board exams online, this would be unfair to students who don't have access to the internet or laptop/computer.

  • JEE Main 2021: Exam dates to be announced today at 6 pm Dec 16, 2020 02:05 PM IST

    JEE Main 2021: Exam dates to be announced today at 6 pm

    Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tweeted that, along with the schedule, the number of times the exam to be held would also be announced.

  • Education Minister Live Updates: Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank says postponing NEET 2021 is not feasible option, but open to evaluate alternate modes like online testing Dec 10, 2020 10:23 AM IST

    Education Minister Live Updates: Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank says postponing NEET 2021 is not feasible option, but open to evaluate alternate modes like online testing

    Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank live updates: The Education Minister is addressing students live via Twitter and will be taking any questions they have relating to board exams like the CBSE board exams 2021 and other competitive exams like JEET and NEET 2021

  • CBSE Board Exam 2021: Education minister seeks suggestions for conducting exams; check details here Nov 27, 2020 08:31 PM IST

    CBSE Board Exam 2021: Education minister seeks suggestions for conducting exams; check details here

    A campaign will be launched by the Ministry of Education to seek views from students, parents, and teachers on how and when to conduct the exams next year," Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tweeted after a high-level review meeting

  • Patenting of inventions will make India ‘atmanirbhar’, says Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Oct 16, 2020 05:22 PM IST

    Patenting of inventions will make India ‘atmanirbhar’, says Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

    To promote awareness on intellectual property rights and the importance of patenting inventions, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ has decided to celebrate ‘Intellectual Property Literacy Week’ from October 15 to 23

  • Education Ministry launches schools' alternative academic calendar for next 8 weeks Sep 15, 2020 07:22 PM IST

    Education Ministry launches schools' alternative academic calendar for next 8 weeks

    "The calendar contains week-wise plan consisting of interesting and challenging activities, with reference to theme or chapter taken from syllabus or textbook. Most importantly, it maps the themes with the learning outcomes," the minister said.

  • NTA set to conduct JEE-Mains from tomorrow, Education Ministry appeals to states to support candidates Aug 31, 2020 06:21 PM IST

    NTA set to conduct JEE-Mains from tomorrow, Education Ministry appeals to states to support candidates

    While the governments of Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh have assured students that they will provide transportation to candidates, a group of IIT alumni and students have also launched a portal to provide transport facilities to exam centres for the candidates in need.

  • Decision to conduct final year exams to protect students' future: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank Aug 17, 2020 07:15 PM IST

    Decision to conduct final year exams to protect students' future: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank

    On July 6, the UGC issued exam-related guidelines asking universities to complete the final year, final semester examination by September end in offline, online or blended mode.

  • Postpone JEE Main, NEET: Parents' association plead to Education Minister Aug 03, 2020 03:47 PM IST

    Postpone JEE Main, NEET: Parents' association plead to Education Minister

    JEE Main and NEET were originally scheduled in April but were postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

  • Cabinet approves new National Education Policy, HRD Ministry renamed as Education Ministry Jul 29, 2020 02:15 PM IST

    Cabinet approves new National Education Policy, HRD Ministry renamed as Education Ministry

    A panel led by former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief K Kasturirangan had submitted the draft of the new NEP to Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' when he took charge last year.

  • HRD Ministry sets up panel to form guidelines for more students studying in India Jul 24, 2020 07:00 PM IST

    HRD Ministry sets up panel to form guidelines for more students studying in India

    The committee headed by chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC) is also supposed to recommend a mechanism to increase the intake in well-performing universities.

  • 75% marks in Class 12 not mandatory for admission to NITs this year, says HRD Minister Jul 23, 2020 04:58 PM IST

    75% marks in Class 12 not mandatory for admission to NITs this year, says HRD Minister

    "JEE Main 2020 qualified candidates will now only need to obtain a passing certificate in Class XII examination irrespective of the marks obtained," HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said

  • MHRD announces guidelines for schools and students for online education Jul 14, 2020 06:50 PM IST

    MHRD announces guidelines for schools and students for online education

    In the guideline called "Pragyata", the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has recommended that the duration for online classes for pre-primary students should not be for more than 30 minutes.

  • IIT Delhi's low-cost COVID-19 test kit to be launched commercially on July 15 Jul 14, 2020 04:25 PM IST

    IIT Delhi's low-cost COVID-19 test kit to be launched commercially on July 15

    IIT Delhi, which became the first academic institute to develop a COVID-19 testing method, gave non-exclusive open licence to companies for commercialising the test, but with a price rider.

  • Uniformed commentary on exclusion of topics from CBSE syllabus: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' Jul 09, 2020 01:20 PM IST

    Uniformed commentary on exclusion of topics from CBSE syllabus: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'

    The comments by the minister came following a controversy over the reduction of syllabus by the CBSE due to the COVID-19 situation, with the Opposition alleging that chapters on India's democracy and plurality are being "dropped" to propagate a particular ideology.

  • Chapters on demonetisation, secularism, citizenship axed from CBSE syllabus to 'ease course load' Jul 08, 2020 10:57 AM IST

    Chapters on demonetisation, secularism, citizenship axed from CBSE syllabus to 'ease course load'

    Class 12 students are not required to study chapters on demonetisation, planning commission, India’s relations with neighbours among others.

  • HRD panel to review feasibility of conducting NEET, JEE in July amid COVID-19 surge Jul 02, 2020 08:25 PM IST

    HRD panel to review feasibility of conducting NEET, JEE in July amid COVID-19 surge

    The move by the HRD Ministry comes after parents and students raised concerns about conducting the exams in July, when COVID-19 cases are increasing rapidly.

  • India's permanent signatory status of Washington Accord extended by 6 years: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Jun 22, 2020 06:28 PM IST

    India's permanent signatory status of Washington Accord extended by 6 years: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

    "The membership of the Washington Accord is international recognition of the quality of undergraduate engineering education offered by the country," he said.

  • NEET, JEE Mains 2020: Abhyas app will now have tests in Hindi too Jun 22, 2020 02:21 PM IST

    NEET, JEE Mains 2020: Abhyas app will now have tests in Hindi too

    Aspiring Medical and Engineering students can now download the three-hour-long mock test question paper in either English or Hindi

  • Coronavirus pandemic: HRD working on plan to reduce syllabus for schools, instructional hours Jun 09, 2020 08:40 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic: HRD working on plan to reduce syllabus for schools, instructional hours

    "I would like to appeal to all teachers, academicians and educationists to share their points of view on this matter using #SyllabusForStudents2020 on MHRD's or my Twitter and Facebook page, so that we can take them into consideration while making a decision," Nishank added.

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