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Kindness counts: Volunteers packing food packets distribute to people during the lockdown in India to prevent the spread of Covid-19.(ANI)

It’s now or never: Let’s not forget our social responsibilities

By Harpreet Kaur Baweja
PUBLISHED ON MAY 30, 2020 09:54 PM IST
It is time, we, the citizens of India, understood our own role and responsibility in limiting the spread and transmission of Covid-19.
Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia (C)(Sushil Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia (C)(Sushil Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Sisodia discuses Delhi Education Model with Maharashtra education dept

New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2020 05:43 PM IST
Sisodia said, “If education officers and teachers are worried about education in these adverse times, then this is a positive thing. The idea behind this session is to open a platform for both states to share their education models and associated ideas with each other.”
UGC building.(HT file)
UGC building.(HT file)

Coronavirus: UGC constitutes committee for promoting online learning

New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2020 09:01 AM IST
UGC Chairman also appealed to all universities of students and teachers to download the Arogya Setu APP in order to fight COVID-19.
History has shown us that in crises, a centralised, and unaccountable leadership can emerge. Unless carefully managed, this can lead to a breakdown of trust between the government and the public(Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)
History has shown us that in crises, a centralised, and unaccountable leadership can emerge. Unless carefully managed, this can lead to a breakdown of trust between the government and the public(Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

Covid-19: Securing the present and the future

By Rohini Nilekani
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2020 07:24 PM IST
This is the most serious crisis since World War II. Politicians must step up; voters must allow them to
Utkarsh Gupta, Managing Director, Ramagya Group.
Utkarsh Gupta, Managing Director, Ramagya Group.

Utkarsh Gupta: An inspiring leader, he is moulding young minds to bring out the best in them

UPDATED ON MAR 24, 2020 04:54 PM IST
The Managing Director of Ramagya Group, Utkarsh aims to transform India’s education system and help students in their all-round growth.
Rajya Sabha.(HT file)
Rajya Sabha.(HT file)

Rajya Sabha discusses two bills to promote AYUSH

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2020 08:20 PM IST
The Minister of State for Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) tabled the bills in the Upper House that saw a thin attendance of members.
Private players are leading the way across all sectors.
Private players are leading the way across all sectors.

‘Private players are leading the way across all sectors.

By HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2020 05:21 PM IST
Sharad Mehra, Chief Executive Officer- Asia Pacific at Global University Systems, talks about the importance of quality higher education and role of private universities in the Education Founder Series.
Representational image.(Unsplash)
Representational image.(Unsplash)

Learning how to say no to exam stress

New Delhi | By Sarvesh Shrivastava
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2020 02:36 PM IST
For the vast majority of us, exams are a terrifying weight on our minds that lead to sleepless nights, mental fatigue, and tension.
Intercell is an idea borne out of Education 4.0 and introduces an absolutely novel concept of ‘mentoring’.
Intercell is an idea borne out of Education 4.0 and introduces an absolutely novel concept of ‘mentoring’.

Intercell empowers students and universities to fuel education 4.0

UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2020 06:32 PM IST
Education 4.0 will bring about a change that will put the student in the center of a futuristic ecosystem.
HT Image
HT Image

Dalai Lama, Sangay congratulate Kejriwal

Hindustan Times, Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent, Dharamshala
PUBLISHED ON FEB 12, 2020 10:36 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind(PTI)
President Ram Nath Kovind(PTI)

Number of girls in higher education higher than boys for first time: President Kovind

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2020 10:55 AM IST
Addressing a joint sitting of both houses of Parliament, Kovind said, “I am delighted to inform you that for the first time ever in history of the country, number of girls admitted in higher education has exceeded that of boys”.
Due to absence of competition in government schools, quality of education in such schools or institutions is low. As a result, more and more students prefer to enroll themselves in private institutions, the survey says.(PTI PHOTO.)
Due to absence of competition in government schools, quality of education in such schools or institutions is low. As a result, more and more students prefer to enroll themselves in private institutions, the survey says.(PTI PHOTO.)

Affordability of learning, quality of teaching in govt schools are key issues: Economic Survey

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2020 11:12 PM IST
The survey observes that students pursuing education in private aided institutions are spending significantly higher as compared to government institutions across rural-urban India.
Character building in our education has taken a back seat(HT file)
Character building in our education has taken a back seat(HT file)

Cognitive learning without emotion is an empty shell

By Dr Anantha Duraiappah
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2020 04:52 PM IST
The emergence of the modern school and education system over the past 300 years has been solely to cater to the growing demand for skilled workers – largely to drive the industrial revolution.
Khushboo Chowhan, principal, Shri Bhaidas Bhuta School, Vile Parle.(HT)
Khushboo Chowhan, principal, Shri Bhaidas Bhuta School, Vile Parle.(HT)

Guruvani: ‘Need to spot a child’s talent and groom it’

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2020 03:53 PM IST
This forum provides school principals\/ teachers a chance to share their views and insights on a wide range of subjects with students.
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.(HT file)
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.(HT file)

Government takes multiple steps to build foundation for quality education, says Tripura CM

Agartala (Tripura) | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2020 08:46 AM IST
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb said the state government took multiple steps like the introduction of NCERT syllabus to build the foundation for quality education.
Visually impaired are paving a path of their own and marking a footprint in the professional world to rise high. (Representational image)(unsplash)
Visually impaired are paving a path of their own and marking a footprint in the professional world to rise high. (Representational image)(unsplash)

How can visually impaired persons join the workforce

By Prashant Agarwal
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2020 06:00 PM IST
According to National Programme for Control of Blindness (NPCB), 12 million people in India are suffering from visual impairment, and out of these only 29.16% are part of the education system.
Environmental studies already exist. What we need now is the introduction of climate change and sustainability. Our world will implode if we don’t!(HT file)
Environmental studies already exist. What we need now is the introduction of climate change and sustainability. Our world will implode if we don’t!(HT file)

Let kids ask ‘Why’ mindfully and constantly to save our mother earth

UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2020 07:40 PM IST
Environmental studies can be considered as a catalyst for change. It provides us with the knowledge to think critically and the power to understand the impact of our actions.
The NEP is aimed at ushering in new reforms while the on-demand exam will help students move away from the practice of rote learning. (Representational image)(HT file)
The NEP is aimed at ushering in new reforms while the on-demand exam will help students move away from the practice of rote learning. (Representational image)(HT file)

Key decisions taken by HRD Ministry in 2019

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JAN 06, 2020 11:50 AM IST
The HRD Ministry in May released the draft of the National Education Policy (NEP) 2019, and it also gave a go-ahead to the on-demand examination in December. Read on to know more...
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath.(HT file)
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath.(HT file)

Yogi Adityanath calls for uniform education system in the country for social equality

Lucknow | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON DEC 11, 2019 07:23 PM IST
Stating that education is the basic need, UP CM said various boards and institutions have to prepare uniform and quality courses in the interest of the society and the nation.
The survey is based on a study by the talent management specialist Wheebox which has conducted the national employability test survey from July-November 2019 with more than 3 lakh participants from 3,500 educational institutions across the country.(Shutterstock)
The survey is based on a study by the talent management specialist Wheebox which has conducted the national employability test survey from July-November 2019 with more than 3 lakh participants from 3,500 educational institutions across the country.(Shutterstock)

Employability of graduates jumps to 47% in 2019 from 33% in 2014: Survey

Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON DEC 10, 2019 06:59 PM IST
According to the India Skills Report by Wheebox, People Strong and CII, there is an overall positive trend in talent supply as over 46% of the students surveyed are found to be employable or ready to take-up jobs in 2019 against only 33% in 2014.
Engineer and innovator Sonam Wangchuk speaking during the afternoon session at Literati, 2019.(HT PHOTO)
Engineer and innovator Sonam Wangchuk speaking during the afternoon session at Literati, 2019.(HT PHOTO)

There is greater need for basic intelligence than artificial intelligence, says Sonam Wangchuk

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Aastha Khanna, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2019 01:22 AM IST
Wangchuk, who inspired Aamir Khan’s character Phunsukh Wangdu in the film 3 Idiots, is the founding director of the Students’ Educational and Cultural Movement of Ladakh.
Students all cheers during Children’s Day celebrations at Government Model Senior Secondary School in Sector 47, Chandigarh, on Thursday.(HT PHOTO)
Students all cheers during Children’s Day celebrations at Government Model Senior Secondary School in Sector 47, Chandigarh, on Thursday.(HT PHOTO)

Once dropouts, these children start taking lessons once again in UT

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Srishti Jaswal, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 01:50 AM IST
Students all cheers during Children’s Day celebrations at Government Model Senior Secondary School in Sector 47, Chandigarh, on Thursday.
(HT File)
(HT File)

Teachings of Patanjali and Panini may be part of NEP

Hindustan Times | By Prashant K Nanda
PUBLISHED ON NOV 06, 2019 02:18 PM IST
According to the final draft, the Indian education system produced scholars such as Charaka, Susruta, Aryabhata, Bhaskaracharya, Madhava, Chanakya, Patanjali and Panini.
(Photo: Alamy)
(Photo: Alamy)

Desolation through the looking glass

Hindustan Times | By Navneet Vyasan
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2019 04:16 PM IST
With the Rohingya community’s condition deteriorating day by day, Habiburahman, a Rohingya himself, with French journalist Sophie Ansel, try to give voice to the voiceless
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)

Manish Sisodia asks Delhi school principal not to follow foreign education system

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON OCT 22, 2019 01:28 PM IST
“I want you to understand the methods of teaching, analyse their approach, get inspired, customise it to suit the needs of our children and then implement it. That’s how we should utilise this programme,” he said.
Chandigarh University chancellor Satnam Singh Sandhu welcoming The Dalai Lama at the university, Gharuan campus, in Punjab on Tuesday.(Keshav Singh/HT)
Chandigarh University chancellor Satnam Singh Sandhu welcoming The Dalai Lama at the university, Gharuan campus, in Punjab on Tuesday.(Keshav Singh/HT)

China should learn about democracy from India: Dalai Lama

Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON OCT 16, 2019 01:04 AM IST
The Dalai Lama being felicitated with an honorary doctorate by chancellor Ashok K Chitkara (left) and vice-chancellor Madhu Chitkara in Rajpura on Monday.(HT PHOTO)
The Dalai Lama being felicitated with an honorary doctorate by chancellor Ashok K Chitkara (left) and vice-chancellor Madhu Chitkara in Rajpura on Monday.(HT PHOTO)

The Dalai Lama receives honorary doctorate, says kindness brings humanity together

Hindustan Times, Patiala | By HT Correspondent, Patiala
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2019 12:12 AM IST
The Tibetan spiritual leader believes that the shape of the future is in our hands – the 21st century teachers and learners.
(Hindustan Times)
(Hindustan Times)

4- year undergraduate programme: A much-needed change in the Indian education system

By Vivek Jain
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2019 11:09 AM IST
In the draft NEP, the panel also recommended an overhaul of the teacher education system to prepare them for the proposed 4-year UG programmes. This was long overdue and bodes well for elevating our present standards of education.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu(PTI)
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu(PTI)

Education should be affordable, meet challenges of 21st century: Vice President

Bengaluru | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2019 10:15 AM IST
Inaugurating the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of BHS Higher Education Society, here, he called for revamping the education system to prepare students to effectively face the challenges of the 21st century.
India’s lower house of representatives, the Lok Sabha, has seen the number of graduates increase from the first Lok Sabha (in 1952) to the seventeenth(HT Photo)
India’s lower house of representatives, the Lok Sabha, has seen the number of graduates increase from the first Lok Sabha (in 1952) to the seventeenth(HT Photo)

Number of graduates is highest ever in Lok Sabha

New Delhi | By Saubhadra Chatterji
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2019 12:02 AM IST
The numbers run contrary to popular perception but mirror the larger trend across the country; the literacy rate has increased from 18.33% in 1951 to 74% in the last census in 2011.
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