Human Resource Development

  • Is India not ready for a 4-year degree course? June 5, 2014

    Even as students stand in long queues for admission forms in Delhi University - the question on everyone's mind is - will the four year course be scrapped? Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Human Resources Development Ministry is reviewing the four-year course and the process of consulting stakeholders has...
  • Will work hard for development of the country: Smriti Irani May 26, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, BJP MP from Rajya Sabha Smriti Irani said that she will work hard for development of the country. She is likely to get Human Resources Development Ministry. ...
  • Promise of good governance will be fulfilled: BJP leader Smriti Irani May 26, 2014

    Smriti Irani, however, refused to comment on rumours that she was likely to be made the Human Resources Development Minister. ...
  • Narendra Modi knows no love, my wife is priceless: Shashi Tharoor October 30, 2012

    Newly appointed MOS HRD Shashi Tharoor made a comeback on twitter- taking on the man the Congress loves to hate. ...
  • Will build on Kapil Sibal's work: New HRD Minister Pallam Raju October 28, 2012

    The former junior defence minister Pallam Raju has got a promotion. He is the new Human Resource Development Minister. Speaking to reporters, he said that the reshuffle had rectified the representation of Andhra Pradesh in the Cabinet. He added that it was time to strengthen the party base in the southern state. ...
  • Will continue to tweet: MoS HRD Shashi Tharoor October 28, 2012

    Shashi Tharoor is making a comeback after two years and controversies related to IPL and tweeting. He is now making a comeback as MoS Human Resource Development. The tech-savvy minister said he will continue to tweet. ...
  • Funding not an issue for Education Bill: Kapil Sibal April 1, 2010

    Starting April 1, education becomes a right for all Indian children aged between 6 and 14 years as the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act passed by Parliament last year comes into effect. The State will be held responsible if a child drops out from a school....
  • Sibal scraps Class 10 exams, answers queries September 9, 2009

    Union HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday announced a new grade system for CBSE. How are students and teachers grading this move? CNN-IBN connected students, teachers and parents from across the country with the HRD Minister who answered all their queries. ...