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.
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.
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.
25 Sep 2016
Mumbai: In the wake of the recent Uri attacks, popular comedian Raju Srivastav has cancelled his show in Pakistan.
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.
23 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Sahara Chief Subrata Roy and two other group directors will have to surrender to custody within a week, with the Supreme Court today terminating the "interim arrangements" of granting parole to them.
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.