11 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought AAP government's reply to a plea challenging its new education reform plan 'Chunauti 2018' which seeks to check dropout rate of students and improve education quality with special focus on the weaker students.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Going by the current trend, India will be half a century late in achieving its global education commitments and the country needs fundamental changes in the education system if it wants to meet the 2030 sustainable development goals, a UNESCO report has said.
11 Jul 2011
The tall claims by the State Government to provide free books to students till Class VIII in government schools have fallen flat. The laid back attitude of the state authorities can be gauged from the fact that though it has been two months since the new academic session of 2011 begun, the students of government schools are yet to receive text books.
13 Sep 2016
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has joined the campaign of Global Citizen initiative to support causes like education and gender equality, says he is trying to hold his own personality among the young Bollywood stars, who have also come forward to become its part.
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: A ’general’ terror alert has been issued for all air force stations and air bases in the country, especially in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss of lives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims.
01 Jul 2016
Pithoragarh/Gopeshwar: Twelve persons were killed and 25 others were missing as torrential rains and landslides hit Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts in the wee hours today, burying villages in sludge with many residents trapped under the debris.
31 Aug 2016
New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday appointed Union ministers J P Nadda and Dharmendra Pradhan as party incharge for the Assembly polls in Uttarakhand where it is striving to return to power by defeating ruling Congress.
05 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Throughout the year, we focus on students, and their all round education and development as they are the future of the society. But today is the day which is dedicated to those who have been assigned to guide, nurture, and train the students. Yes, we are talking about September 5, which is celebrated as Teachers’ Day in India. September 5 is the birthday of the former President of India Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan who devoted his life for the cause of education in the country.
28 Jul 2016
Beijing: China today responded cautiously to the transgression by its troops in Uttarakhand, saying it needs to verify the "authenticity of the report" about incursion and asserted that PLA soldiers have always abided by agreements to maintain peace and stability along the border.