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.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The University of Delhi is planning to make NCC cadets and NSS volunteers the official frontrunners of the DU Swachata Abhiyan, and award them 'compensatory credits' for the same.
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 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.
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.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and apprised him about his contribution to the 'Swachh Bharat initiative' campaign.
11 Mar 2014
Itanagar: Protesting against the non-release of their salaries for last six months, teachers under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) programme in Arunachal Pradesh have decided to abstain from election duty in the ensuing Lok Sabha and Assembly polls.
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.
09 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Facing flak from Congress for accepting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invite to join Swachhta Abhiyan, former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Thursday got support from party general secretary Digvijay Singh, who saw "nothing wrong" in the Kerala MP's actions.