01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday called upon every Indian to do his utmost to make the "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan", to be launched on Gandhi Jayanti on Thursday, a success.
01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Ahead of the launch of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, Vedanta Resources said it is joining the campaign by launching special drives at all its locations and surroundings.
01 Oct 2014
Mumbai: India opener Rohit Sharma on Tuesday kickstarted the 'Swachch Bharat Abhiyan' in the state-run Indian Oil by cleaning the place with a broom alongwith top company officials at the firm's marketing division head office in suburban Bandra here.
19 Sep 2014
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Thursday said that mentally challenged students at shelter homes in Maharashtra can study under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) till they turn 18.
25 Aug 2014
Ahmedabad: Going one step ahead of biometric-based attendance system, the Gujarat Education Department has decided to implement a broader system to monitor physical presence of students and teachers in state-run schools as well as colleges with the help of 'live web streaming' of video or photographs of classrooms.
31 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The enrolment at elementary and secondary levels has been increased substantially on account of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan and Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan, said Union Minister for Human Resources Development Smriti Irani.
30 Sep 2014
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday proposed hiring of engineering graduates for teaching maths and science subjects in government schools even as he stressed the need to improve the 'teaching skills' to bring in qualitative change in overall education.
25 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Government on Wednesday decided to withdraw a controversial legislation, introduced during the UPA regime, which sought to create an overarching body in the higher education subsuming existing regulatory bodies such as UGC, AICTE and NCTE.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The overall primary school dropout rates have gone down in India except in the case of tribal children, Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani said here on Wednesday.
30 May 2014
New Delhi: World Bank has signed an agreement with the government to provide a loan assistance of USD 1,006.20 million for Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan III, which is the largest ongoing "Education for All" programme in the world.