Human Resource Development Ministry
India  /  Published 08.12.19

Still on: Quota-less contract hiring

Central government departments are continuing to hire people on contract without implementing reservations a year after the social justice minister proposed that contractual appointments in government...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.11.19

JNUSU to protest outside HRD ministry

The Jawaharlal Nehru students' union (JNUSU) on Thursday said they will hold a protest outside the HRD ministry and demand that the recommendations of a committee, constituted to restore the smooth fu...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.19

Visva to form panel for action on hiring lapses

The executive council of Visva-Bharati has decided to form a committee headed by a retired high court judge to get legal opinion for steps on alleged 24 irregular appointments at the varsity. The deci...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

Opinion  /  Published 27.04.19

Surgical strike against science and scholarship

A term greatly beloved of the Narendra Modi government is ‘surgical strike’. It was first invoked in September 2016, after a cross-border raid undertaken by the Indian army on camps in Pakistan. N...
By Ramachandra Guha

India  /  Published 13.07.19

Government assures teacher vacancies will be filled in 6 months

All the vacant faculty positions in central higher-education institutions will be filled in the next six months, the government assured Parliament on Friday.Human resource development minister Ramesh ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 27.04.19

Why CBSE is rationalizing school curriculum

Like all warm-hearted governments, the one led by the Bharatiya Janata Party is deeply concerned about overburdening students. The human resource development ministry has been rationalizing the curric...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 20.03.19

The govt should not interfere in research

Could nationalism, at least the version endorsed by the rulers of New India, be inimical to the autonomy of institutions? A recent directive issued by a Central university has raised such a disturbing...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 13.02.19

Minister to be chancellor

Human resource development minister Prakash Javadekar has approved a proposal by a privately managed but government-funded deemed university to appoint his junior as its chancellor, triggering a debat...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.02.19

IIT choice runs into hurdle

The human resource development ministry has had to put off appointing a director for IIT Kharagpur after the Prime Minister’s Office informally indicated its disagreement with the selection panel’...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.01.20

VC missing at ministry meet

The human resource development ministry on Monday called senior JNU officials to discuss Sunday’s large-scale campus violence, allegedly led by the ABVP, but vice-chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar was ab...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.