National Education Policy Nep
Opinion  /  Published 01.08.19

Body blows to Indian education

In her budget speech on July 5, the finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, reiterated the government’s plan of bringing in a new National Education Policy, thereby initiating “major changes in both...
By Debaditya Bhattacharya

Opinion  /  Published 03.06.19

Congress needs a tall leader to stand up to the BJP

Sir — In “After the tsunami” (May 27), Manini Chatterjee has correctly pointed out that there are no full stops in politics. Politics is a continuous process that changes with the changing minds...
By The Telegraph

Education  /  Published 31.01.20

Education budget needs to increase

Concerns with low budget outlays for the education sector have been resonant for quite some time, even though an increase of 10 per cent was provided for in the last budget.Ambrish Rai, national conve...
in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.04.19

Our leaders do not want real universities

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council was started in 1994 in response to the call by the National Policy on Education (1986) to “address the issues of deterioration in the quality of edu...
By Samantak Das

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.19

Partha seeks VC views on Centre draft

State-aided university vice-chancellors have been asked to go through the Centre’s draft national education policy and submit their views to the state government within a week, higher education mini...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


India  /  Published 05.06.19

Stalin issues ultimatum on Hindi

DMK president M.K. Stalin has alleged that the Centre’s move to drop the clause on compulsory Hindi learning in non-Hindi-speaking states in the draft National Education Policy was aimed at deceivin...
By PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 03.06.19

Mamata support for south

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday extended her full support to the southern states on the language issue and said due respect should be accorded to every regional language.“Whoever stays in o...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 31.05.19

3 years of preschool suggested

Three years of preschool and four-year undergraduate honours courses are among features of a draft National Education Policy that the Narendra Modi government received on the first day of its second i...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.06.19

New education policy to bring India and Bharat together: Professor who drafted document

The National Education Policy aims to bring both 'India and Bharat into the Indian system of education' and has been formulated to ensure quality education for all, professor M.K. Sridhar, a member of...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.06.19

JNU to discuss making Hindi compulsory in undergraduate courses

The Jawaharlal Nehru University is expected to discuss on June 28 a UGC proposal to make Hindi a compulsory language for all 11 undergraduate courses, a move that its students' union has opposed. ...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


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