15 Jun 2011
In order to bridge the gap of teachers in the state, the Bihar government has urged the Centre to give recognition to the trained teachers as it has done in Madhya Pradesh.
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.
19 Feb 2014
Patna: Delhi-based Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Banaras Hindu University (BHU) are keen to open their centres in Bihar, state Education Minister PK Shahi said on Wednesday.
03 Nov 2014
Patna: A JD(U) Minister on Monday defended disqualification of four rebels ruling party MLAs as members of Bihar Assembly on a charge of working against the party during the recently held by-polls to two Rajya Sabha seats.
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.
21 Mar 2015
Patna: Minister of State for Human Resource Development Upendra Kushwaha on Saturday said his Ministry would seek a report from Bihar government over reports of rampant cheating during board exams in the state.
11 Jul 2016
Pune: Asserting that the role of teachers is crucial in nation building and transformation of education, Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar yesterday said "accountability" will be introduced in the education system for the teachers.
06 Jul 2016
New Delhi: High profile Smriti Irani was tonight shifted from the key HRD Ministry to less significant Textiles portfolio and replaced by the newly elevated Cabinet Minister Prakash Javadekar after an expansion of the Union Council of Ministers and reshuffle in which Finance Minister Arun Jaitley shed the additional I and B portfolio.
16 Jun 2016
New Delhi: In the backdrop of a twitter spat with Bihar minister Ashok Choudhary and other controversies, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani has slammed her critics and asserted she is not a person who subscribes to the conventional wisdom of not responding to humiliations or provocations.
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.