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Ramesh Pokhriyal

Modi Cabinet Reshuffle: Who Is In, Who Is Out; Check Full List

Jul 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

This will be the first reshuffle in the Council of Ministers by Prime Minister Narendra Modi since he assumed charge for a second term in May 2019.

Modi Cabinet Reshuffle: Pokhriyal, Harsh Vardhan And Other Union Ministers Resign

Jul 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle, several ministers including Education Minister Ramesh 'Nishank' Pokhriyal and Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan resigned.

To Be Or Not To Be: The Plight Of Students’ Mental Well-Being

CBSE Board Exams Cancelled: Students grappled with the looming uncertainty that was made worse by everyday announcements, specifications, and updates.

Ramesh Pokhriyal Admitted To AIIMS Due To Post-Covid Complications; Final Decision On Board Exams Unlikely Today

Jun 01, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

According to sources, the minister is admitted under Dr Neeraj Nischal, an associate professor in the Department of Medicine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021: Education Ministry Likely To Announce Final Decision Today

CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021: After a high-level meeting, ‘Nishank’ had stated there was a broad consensus among states about conducting Class 12 board exams, and an informed, a collaborative decision would be taken by June 1.

23 May, 2021

Decision On Class 12 Board Exams To Be Taken At The Earliest: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

Outlook Web Bureau

A high-level meet held on Sunday could not arrive at a decision on the pending Class 12 board exams.

22 May, 2021

Crucial Meeting On Class 12 Board Exams To Be Held Tomorrow

Outlook Web Bureau

Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has said that his ministry's Department of School Education and the CBSE were exploring options regarding the conduct of the examinations

04 May, 2021

May Session Of JEE Main Exam 2021 Postponed Amid Covid Surge

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The NTA said that the registration for the May session of JEE (Main) will also be announced later.

21 April, 2021

Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Outlook Web Bureau

The Education minister urged everyone who came in recent contact with him to get themselves tested.

20 April, 2021

UGC-NET Postponed For Safety Of Students: Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

Outlook Web Bureau

The National Testing Agency said the revised dates of the exams will be announced 15 days prior to the exam.

18 April, 2021

JEE Main Entrance Exam Postponed Amid Spurt In Covid-19 Cases

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The National Testing Agency (NTA) said that taking into account the safety and well-being of candidates and examination functionaries, it has been decided to postpone JEE-(Main) April session.

14 April, 2021

CBSE Cancels Class 10 Board Exams: How Result Will be Calculated

Outlook Web Bureau

Class 10 students will pass based on 'internal assessment'. Check details

14 April, 2021

CBSE Class 10 Exam Cancelled, Class 12 Postponed Till May 30 Amid Covid Surge

Outlook Web Bureau

CBSE Class 10, 12 Board Exams: Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal in a tweet said that board exams for class 12th have been postponed and the board exam for class 10 has been cancelled for the year 2021.

11 April, 2021

Priyanka Gandhi Writes Letter To Education Minister, Says ‘Cancel CBSE Exams’

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Priyanka Gandhi in her letter to education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said that it will be impossible to ensure the safety of students at crowded exam centres.

10 March, 2021

Meet Education Minister's Daughter Arushi Nishank Who Is Set To Make Her Bollywood Debut

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Arushi is the eldest daughter of Kusum Kanta Pokhriyal and Ramesh Pokhriyal who is trained in Indian classical dance and has been a disciple of Birju Maharaj.

10 March, 2021

BJP To Meet To Pick Trivendra Singh Rawat's Replacement; Check Names

Outlook Web Bureau

The list includes Dhan Singh Rawat, Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and Satpal Maharaj.

28 January, 2021

CBSE Class 10, 12 Board Exam Date Sheet To Be Released On February 2: Ramesh Pokhriyal

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The CBSE board exams will be held from May 4 to June 10.

07 January, 2021

JEE Advanced To Be Held In July: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

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Earlier, in December, Pokhriyal had announced that the National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main four times in a year

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz