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MoEF exempts brick earth mining from green clearance

Wednesday 3 July '13

The MoEF had also received representations from brick manufacturers and road developers
Mining vs environment: Uttarakhand yet to find the middle ground

Friday 21 June '13

Govt conducted a study in May but does not know how to deal with river aggradation
India-US education dialogue to focus on free access to online courses

Friday 21 June '13

When Secretary of State John Kerry arrives for the fourth India-US Strategic Dialogue next week, educational ties
IIT Madras to work on next version of Aakash

Friday 21 June '13

Roping in a third IIT to get the Aakash tablet project moving, the Human Resource Development Ministry
Govt plans varsity status for 3 AMU centres

Monday 17 June '13

Centre is planning to convert three centres of Aligarh Muslim University into full-fledged varsities.
Navodaya norms to check sexual abuse

Wednesday 12 June '13

Shoots off 14-page guidelines to 596 schools
Despite protests, UGC to assess teachers

Tuesday 11 June '13

Despite stiff resistance from college teachers, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has retained the Academic Performance Indicators (APIs) based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS) to assess...
UGC panel to review norms on private varsities

Monday 10 June '13

The UGC has set up an expert panel to review and tighten norms that regulate private universities in the country in a bid to ensure their quality
MoEF eyes SC-held fund for green mission

Sunday 9 June '13

Plan panel says can only provide Rs 2,000 crore, not Rs 23,000 crore as sought by the ministry
MoEF withdraws guidelines on highrises, leaves fire safety to states

Saturday 8 June '13

Facing stiff opposition from several state governments, including those of three Congress-ruled states, the Jayanthi Natarajan-led environment
UGC for replication of DU’s four-year format

Wednesday 5 June '13

Sets up panel to monitor implementation of FYUP, find ways to extend plan to other varsities
HRD gives up on NCHER Bill

Tuesday 4 June '13

Plans a co-ordination mechanism for regulators to push reform in education
Time HRD came up with a reform blueprint

Monday 3 June '13

As the debate over Delhi University's switch to the four-year undergraduate programme rages on, and eminent academics line up to trash or praise it
Jairam opposed but Jindals allowed to mine in Saranda

Sunday 2 June '13

Undeterred by rural development minister Jairam Ramesh’s opposition, environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan is learnt to allowed Jindal Steel
Let states decide on guidelines for highrises: Panel to Green ministry

Friday 31 May '13

The report has also recommended a breather for highway widening projects up to 100 km
Faculty attrition hits IIT Rajasthan, 23 leave in 3 years

Friday 31 May '13

When an IIT starts to lose its faculty, it is indeed a cause for alarm. In the last three years, 23 faculty members have moved out of IIT Rajasthan
No to flyash unit near Kota sanctuary

Monday 27 May '13

The National Board of Wildlife (NBWL) recently shot down a proposal to set up a Clinker Grinding and Flash Mixing Unit in close proximity to the Chambal Crocodile Sanctuary in Kota, Rajasthan.
Campaign to spot & groomsporting talent in the works

Monday 27 May '13

“Kya aap saat feet lambe hein?”, “Kya aap doosre Gagan Narang banna chahte hein?”, or “Hamare desh ko aapki zaroorat hai — bhejiye apne video aur details”.
Aakash project on revival path as Sibal ropes in PMO

Friday 24 May '13

$35 Aakash tablet project, the so called world's cheapest tablet PC, still has a fighting chance.
President steps in, seeks HRD ministry comments

Wednesday 22 May '13

Row over 4-year format.


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