02 Jun 2016
Patna: Stung by the media expose of "dubious" toppers of class 12th examination conducted by Bihar board, state Education Minister Ashok Choudhary yesterday said a high level probe has been ordered to re-check merit of the toppers.
16 Jul 2013
One thousand higher secondary schools would be constructed in Bihar every year to lift the standard of education in the state, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Tuesday.
20 Jul 2013
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24 Nov 2012
Bihar government on Friday approved appointment of over 91,000 teachers at plus two level in the next five years.
13 May 2013
Senior JD-U leader and Bihar Education Minister PK Shahi on Monday filed his nomination papers for Maharajganj Lok Sabha by-poll.
14 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Tuesday morning began with a war of words between HRD Minister Smriti Irani and Bihar Education Minister Ashok Choudhary.
01 Apr 2016
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar yesterday said a vigilance probe was on in irregularities in post-matriculation scholarship to SC/ST students of Bihar and necessary action will be taken against those involved in it.
05 Sep 2014
Patna: Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his plans to address school students on the occasion of Teacher's Day on Friday, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi said that ‘education should not be politicized’ and it would be wrong if anybody tried to do so.
06 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Newly appointed Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, who has replaced Smriti Irani after her controversial two-year tenure, today said education is not a subject for "party politics" and he was open to suggestions from everyone.
11 Apr 2015
Patna: Bihar government is arranging facilities to provide higher secondary education to all girls as "educating girls is the best way to stabilise population", Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said.