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New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Sanjay Dhotre, Minister of State (MoS) for Education and Electronics and IT, will represent India in the upcoming Group of 20 (G20) Education Ministers meet next week.
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Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], June 19 (ANI): Punjab has cancelled Class XII examinations in the light of COVID-19 pandemic, informed state Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla on Saturday.
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New Delhi [India], June 17 (ANI): Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court's in principle approval of the assessment the final marks of Class 12 students whose Board exams were cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Dr Amar Patnaik on Wednesday wrote a letter to the Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and urged him to "consider giving free admission beyond any quota and any sanctioned number of seats in any Kendriya Vidyalaya in th
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Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], June 13 (ANI): Punjab Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla said on Sunday that he advised Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia to first check facts regarding the status of the "Learning Level and Quality" parameter in the "Performance Grading Index" releas
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New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI): Union Education Ministry has released an amount of Rs 7,622 crore so far in 2021-22 to States and Union Territories under the Samagra Shiksha scheme for continuity of various initiatives such as free textbooks and uniforms, running of KGBVs, teaching, voc
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Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India] June 12 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh on Friday said that the state government is trying to conduct examinations for Class 10 and intermediate keeping students' future in mind and added that cancellation of exams is the last res
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New Delhi [India], June 10 (ANI): Over the last five years from, there has been a growth of 11.4 per cent in the student enrolment in higher education with an increase of 18.2 per cent in female enrolment, according to the All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) 2019-20.
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New Delhi [India], June 9 (ANI): Expressing pride that several Indian higher education institutes featured in the coveted Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal (Nishank) on Wednesday said the country is emerging as a 'Vishvaguru' or wo
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Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 8 (ANI): The minimum eligibility marks which were set as a criterion for writing the Karnataka Common Entrance Test (CET) have been relaxed for the current academic year and the state's department of higher education is mulling to consider CET marks as the
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New Delhi [India], June 6 (ANI): Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Sunday approved the Performance Grading Index (PGI) 2019-20 for States and Union Territories, which was introduced with a set of 70 parameters to bring about change in school education.
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Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], June 5 (ANI): Rajasthan Congress chief and state Education Minister Govind Singh Dostara on Friday submitted a memorandum to state Governor Kalraj Mishra appealing for universal free vaccination.