20 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The government merged Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan (RGKA), launched by the previous UPA government, with the Khelo India programme for development of sports, thereby dropping former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's name from it.
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.
24 Dec 2014
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday underlined the need to protect the Child Rights and saying that it was essential to monitor child abuse and trafficking under Right to Protection.
10 Feb 2015
Chandigarh: Former Punjab Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Rajinder Kaur Bhattal on Tuesday lashed out at the Parkash Singh Badal led government over its alleged failure to provide funds to government schools in the state under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) scheme.
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 Nov 2014
Aizawl: Hindi teachers under Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) numbering 1,305 have not received their salaries for seven months, Mizoram School Education minister H. Rohluna said on Tuesday.
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.
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.
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.
20 Nov 2014
Itanagar: The BJP on Thursday alleged that huge amounts of central funds allocated for Computer Aided Learning (CAL) programme under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) has been "misappropriated" by Arunachal Pradesh education department, a charge denied by the state government.