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CBSE includes Yoga as one of the 24 Disciplines

Minister of State (Independent Charge) for AYUSH, Shri Shripad Yesso Naik in written reply in Rajya Sabhaon Tuesday said CBSE included Yoga as one of the 24 disciplines. In his written reply the minister stated Yoga is an integral part…

Job Oriented Higher Education

The Government of India, has initiated extensive consultations to bring out a National Education Policy to meet the changing dynamics of the population’s requirement with regards to quality education, innovation and research, aiming to make…

Steps for Nutritious Mid-Day-Meal

The East Delhi Municipal Corporation has engaged Shriram Institute (SRI) / FICCI for testing of food samples to ensure the quality of food supplied under Mid Day Meal Scheme. Out of 208 samples checked by SRI / FICCI, 127 samples have been…

National Means-Cum-Merit Scholarship

An amount of Rs. 70.00 crore has been allocated in BE 2015-16 for National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme. The estimated number of beneficiaries under this scheme during 2015-16 is 205000. 96521 scholarships pertaining to previous…

Steps for 100 Percent Literacy

As per Census reports, there has been steady improvement in literacy rates since independence as the literacy rate has increased from 18.33 per cent in 1951 to 72.98 per cent in 2011. Government keeps phase-wise targets to achieve higher…

Education – Modernization vs Westernization

By Srikant Mohanty: Long ago, Swami Dayanand Saraswati felt that Indians needed to study English in order to present their problems in the world platform. During pre-Independence period, his initiatives led to the formation of Dayanand…

New IITs fail to impress Students

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), which is considered as one of the reputed and revered institutes in the world, no longer remains the hot destination for many students. For the first time in the history of the IIT, a large number…
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