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Cuts in India’s education budget have meant fewer scholarships for students from marginalised groups 31.1.2020 Scroll.in
In charts: An analysis of pre-matric and post-matric scholarships disbursed from 2015-’16 and 2019-’20.
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IIT Bhubaneswar To Add 70 UG Seats This Academic Session 17.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Of the total number of new seats, 18 seats will be added under the EWS quota and 52 seats will be added under women quota.
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Women In STEM: 5 IIT Researchers And Their Incredible Journey In Science 12.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
With more and more academic institutes opening their doors to women in the form of special schemes and reservations, more women have shown interest in STEM studies.
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Work on new education policy gained ground in 2019 3.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Work on new education policy gained ground in 2019
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After Scrutiny Over Suicides, IIT Madras Faces Probe By SC/ST Commission 4.12.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
IIT Madras is facing allegations of discrimination against students and faculty from Dalit communities. Among the concerns are the lack of reservation and promotion in jobs, as well as allegations of...
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UCEED 2020: Registration process begins at uceed.in; check all details here 9.10.2019 Scroll.in
Application is only possible online through the registration portal linked from www.uceed.iitb.ac.in.
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Review: Hrithik's Brownface In 'Super 30' Equals Zero 12.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Super 30 Movie Review: Hrithik Roshan is horribly miscast in another botched Bollywood biopic that never gets its arithmetic right.
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Government has taken various steps to provide quality education to poor students: HRD Minister 27.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government is committed to ensure adequate representation and admission of students from poor economic backgrounds. In this regard, for advancement of Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) of the society, and in accordance with the Constitution 103rd Amendment Act 2019, this Ministry has issued instructions providing 10 percent reservation to EWS categories for admission in Central Educational Institutions (CEIs).
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Educational Development Schemes for economically backward classes 24.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Ministry of Human Resource Development is implementing following schemes for the Economically Backward Class students. 1.         Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students (CSSS)             Under this scheme, scholarship is provided to the eligible meritorious students having family income less than Rs. 8.0 lakh per annum, for pursuing higher studies.
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The Election Fix: Have BJP’s attempts to solve India’s education problems done more harm than good? 12.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The government’s piecemeal efforts over the last five years have ensured that the challenge to educate India’s huge youth population remains unaddressed.
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IITs will offer 500 seats to candidates from economically weaker sections from this year: Report 3.4.2019 Scroll.in
IITs in Roorkee and Madras will implement a quota of 4%, IIT-Delhi 5.6%, and IIT-Kharagpur may implement around 3% EWS quota.
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Members of Scheduled Tribes occupy just 23 faculty posts across IIMs, IITs: Report 13.2.2019 Scroll.in
SCs, STs and OBCs constitute 6% and 9% of faculty members across IIMs and IITs.
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MHRD running various schemes to boost educational development of economically backward classes in the country 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Ministry of Human Resource Development is implementing following schemes for the Economically Backward Class students. 1.         Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students (CSSS)            Under this scheme, scholarship is provided to the eligible meritorious students having family income  less than Rs. 8.0 lakh per annum, for pursuing higher studies.
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The Modi Years: What has the government done to improve higher education in India? 5.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
It has withdrawn grants from public universities and pushed them to take loans instead.
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Upper-caste quota: Constitution does not allow reservation for economically weak, says Chelameswar 24.1.2019 Scroll.in
The retired Supreme Court judge made the remark at an event in Mumbai on Wednesday.
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Unleash reforms in education 24.1.2019 Financial Chronicle
Adding three lakh seats in education institutions alone will not help the poor Government’s decision to add three lakh seats in central universities including IITs, IIMs and NITs is a huge step forward in providing opportunities to students within the country. Especially for those poor students that cannot afford to take admissions in private universities within the country or abroad, it’s a big opening for them to pursue higher education. With education costs going up exponentially, the decision to increase three lakh seats in graduation, post-graduation, medical, engineering and engineering steams is a milestone in itself. Making available additional seats in higher education is logical extension of the Narendra Modi government’s decision to allow 10 percent additional quota for economically weaker sections in jobs and educational institutions through a constitutional amendment ratified by both houses of Parliament. Given that quotas hitherto available to scheduled castes, tribes and other backward ...
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PM Modi To Inaugurate Projects Worth Rs 44,000 Crore In Jammu And Kashmir 20.1.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Jammu and Kashmir on February 3 to lay the foundation stone for and inaugurate various projects in all three regions of the state, BJP general secretary Ram...
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Directed all institutes, including IITs, IIMs to implement general quota from next year: Prakash Javadekar 20.1.2019 Zee News : India National
He said that a memorandum has already been issued to implement the stipulated quota.
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Quota for poor in general category revolutionary move towards social justice: Prakash Javadekar 13.1.2019 Zee News : India National
The bill was passed by Parliament on January 9.
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Upper caste reservation welcome, but there is political motive: Sikkim MP 11.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
Upper caste reservation welcome, but there is political motive: Sikkim MP
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