Education

Changes made to make it attractive for foreign universities to enter India.

The government has opened the doors for top foreign universities to set up campuses in the country and award degrees, giving Indian students the opportunity to study in global institutions without leaving home or spending a fortune in dollars.


New Delhi: Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam never shared with media why exactly he left the Nalanda University project. The project was his brainchild whose origin could be traced back to his address to the Bihar Legislative Assembly on March 28, 2006. The Nalanda University proudly displays his speech on its official website. The University would, however, loath to admit why Kalam left the project despite being nominated as its first Visitor under Clause 5 (e) of the Nalanda University Act, 2010.

Government has ruled out extension of the deadline for enforcing the Right to Education Act beyond March 2013 as several states are yet to achieve the RTE standards for school infrastructure.

HRD minister M M Pallam Raju said that while Bihar Education Minister demanded the need for extending RTE deadline some other Education Ministers did not support such an extension.


India a Super Power by 2020? Just Impossible… From where we are at present, being the most developed nation by 2020 does not seem likely. Here developed nation means all round development of citizens, multidimensional advancement of a nation, like enriching the personality of an individual.
Each & every citizen should have self- respect, fulfilling the basic needs of life and feeling of oneness as an Indian than only we can say India has developed otherwise it is developing only…

EU leaders meeting in Brussels are under pressure to give the UN climate talks in Copenhagen a firm signal of their commitment to tackling global warming. The EU sees itself as a world leader in this area, having pledged to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 20% by 2020, compared with 1990 levels. A higher target of 30% has been suggested - but only if similar pledges are made by other industrialised powers.