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.
07 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Promising to convert the challenges into opportunities, former Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar took charge of the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry today.
17 May 2016
New Delhi: Considered as one of the most crucial and important departments of the state, the Human Resource Development Ministry is undergoing a metamorphosis of sorts. Headed by Smriti Irani, one of the most vocal, vociferous, and prominent television actors, who is also popularly known as ‘Tulsi’, the Ministry has chalked out some ambitious plans to uplift the educational system of the country.
05 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Students across the country would soon be able to watch live telecast of lectures from six IITs and some other top institutions while seated in their living rooms, with the HRD Ministry set to launch 32 Direct-to-Home channels to cater to their needs.
17 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Central Universities in the country may soon be evaluated on certain agreed parameters by a panel of outside experts, with the HRD ministry considering putting in place an external peer review mechanism for them in line with what is practised at the IITs.
09 Apr 2016
Srinagar: HRD Ministry officials have rejected the demand of outstation students of NIT Srinagar for shifting the institute out of Kashmir but assured them of addressing their "genuine" issues.
06 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The HRD Ministry is sending a two- member team to NIT Srinagar campus today which has been gripped by tension following clashes among students over the Indian cricket team's loss against West Indies in the T20 World Cup last week.
06 Apr 2016
Srinagar: A team from the union Human Resource Development Ministry today met the protesting students of the National Institute of Technology (NIT) here to know their grievances.
29 Apr 2016
Patna: The Bihar government has cancelled the lease of P & M Mall, city's first mall, owned by noted film- maker Prakash Jha, on the ground of violation of lease conditions.
05 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The HRD Ministry plans to identify central institutions in the next two to three months which it will facilitate to emerge as world class in teaching and research.