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Only three colleges are dissenting, all others are preparing for exams, says Prakash Javadekar hitting out at DU, JNU

Taking a swipe at the anti-ABVP agitators in New Delhi, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that almost every other college student was doing "their duty" and not wasting taxpayers' money

Published on 3rd March 2017
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Don't stifle students and restrict them to classrooms: HRD Minister Javadekar

Prakash Javadekar unveiled his vision for the education sector while headlining The New Indian Express ThinkEdu Conclave at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai

Published on 3rd March 2017
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Prakash Javadekar finds Shashi Tharoor’s new book so impressive that he says it should be given to students

Sure-footed, relaxed and surprisingly open to ideas like having Shashi Tharoor’s book included in the CBSE curriculum, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar talks  about how he’s managing all the chaos 

Published on 13th March 2017
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These students from MITE developed a frictionless gear transmission system using polymagnets

The innovation that makes rides smoother won them a prize of Rs 10 Lakhs

Published on 17th March 2017
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HRD Ministry raises concerns as faculty posts remain vacant in Universities

Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar expresses worries over a serious problem, which is the vacancy of faculty posts in the universities

Published on 20th March 2017
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  Only in India we want more PhDs: Javadekar  

During the question-answer session at the Rajya Sabha, Union HRD Minister made this statement in the light of number of seats being slashed in JNU

Published on 23rd March 2017
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No jobs for alumni: IIT Roorkee Director says he won't hire his PhDs as staff because it's like 'marrying into family'

At a time when everything is Make in India, IIT-Roorkee's director says that he is keen on bringing in the best internstional and domestic faculty, instead of hiring alums to teach at IIT

Published on 26th March 2017
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Dis-placed: 3 out 5 Engineering graduates are unable to find a job, admits Union HRD Minister

Answering a question-answer session in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, Prakash Javadekar expressed concerns about the quality of education in Engineering colleges

Published on 30th March 2017
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IIT Madras ranked India's best engineering college in India by MHRD. Director Bhaskar Ramamurthi says he's 'not surprised'!  

Claiming that the institute has faithfully implemented their strategic plan, IIT M Director says they will continue to focus on research and internationalisation of faculty and students

Published on 3rd April 2017
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These students from IIIT Bhubaneswar made an app that can send large video files even when the network is terrible and won the MHRD Hackathon at Chennai

Called the Pied Piper, the team from Odisha developed the app within 30 hours and will be giving it to the Ministry of Earth Sciences for practical on-ground use when it's fully done

Published on 4th April 2017
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Not happy with your CBSE board exam paper? Start a petition on change.org like 70 other students and parents who are asking for 'leniency'

Parents, teachers and students are posting petitions on change.org urging everyone from the MHRD Ministry to Narendra Modi to go easy with the CBSE board exam corrections for various reasons

Published on 5th April 2017
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Buddha's teachings to be incorporated into curriculum, says Prakash Javadekar on Buddha Purnima 

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar says Gautam Buddha's teachings to be incorporated into the curriculum in order to instil compassion, amity, human values and so on

Published on 10th May 2017
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You got money? Any college, medical seat available: Tamil Nadu's medical seat touts offer pre-booking for seats at Rs 1 crore despite NEET, demonetisation 

Thought that medical seats can't be bought anymore? Clearly tempest touts posing as potential customers didn't think so. Read how ridiculously simple it is to pre-book a medical seat

Published on 25th May 2017
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ISRO head Kasturirangan; former IAS officer K J Alphonse Kanamthanam and more in the nine-member panel of the New Education Policy

A nine-member panel, formed by the HRD Ministry, will give a new form to India's education policy 

Published on 26th June 2017
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Prakash Javadekar says he will help schools with digital boards and projectors to make school bags lighter

The Union Human Resource Development Minister said that the digitisation of schools will help lessen the weight of school bags

Published on 11th July 2017

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