Education Minister(Search results - 36)
Coronavirus India29, Mar 2020, 1:23 PM IST
Number of positive coronavirus cases rise to 74 in Karnataka
Speaking to the media on Saturday, Karnataka medical education minister Dr K Sudhakar said we have a total of 74 positive coronavirus cases and the number is not alarming as of now
India22, Mar 2020, 6:50 PM IST
Coronavirus: 2nd PU exam postponed, says Karnataka Primary and Secondary Education minister
After putting students into dilemma over whether second PU exam will be held on Monday, Karnataka Education Ministry postponed it and a fresh date will be announced later.
India16, Mar 2020, 11:16 AM IST
Coronavirus: Karnataka minister appeals to lecturers to evaluate exams, says ‘don't crash their dreams’
Karnataka primary education minister S Suresh Kumar appealed to pre-University lecturers association to come forward and evaluate the exam papers of II PUC students
India13, Mar 2020, 10:04 AM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: Karnataka schools declare summer vacations early, examinations to be held as scheduled
Karnataka primary and secondary education minister Suresh Kumar announced that the order is applicable to schools in Bengaluru urban and rural districts
India9, Mar 2020, 9:44 AM IST
Coronavirus scare: Karnataka minister announces closure of schools via Twitter
The deadly coronavirus has claimed over 3,500 lives and about 1 lakh are infected across the world. Karnataka education minister S Suresh Kumar has ordered the closure of kindergarten schools. The minister, through his Twitter account, announced the decision.
India4, Mar 2020, 6:14 PM IST
People need not panic about coronavirus, assures Karnataka CM Yediyurappa
Karnataka launched a massive drive to combat the spread of coronavirus. Karnataka health and family welfare minister B Sriramulu and medical education minister K Sudhakar held a joint press briefing on Tuesday and said that they were able to connect with 50-60% of the people who came in contact with the infected person
India12, Feb 2020, 5:23 PM IST
Karnataka Bandh: Will schools, colleges be closed tomorrow? Education minister speaks
With pro-Kannada organisation Karnataka Sanghatanegala Okkoota calling for a day-long bandh, confusion shrouds parents over the functioning of schools and colleges. However, education minister S Suresh has issued a clarification
India21, Jan 2020, 5:42 PM IST
Karnataka: Education minister says content related to Tipu Sultan to remain unchanged in textbooks
Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa had said that the government is considering a proposal to remove Tipu Sultan's name from school textbooks.
India17, Jan 2020, 2:31 PM IST
Karnataka school staff did not dance, clarifies minister Suresh Kumar
Karnataka education minister Suresh Kumar jumped the gun and slammed government school teachers for dancing inappropriately. However, he clarified that it was not school staff, but members of an organisation whose dance video had gone viral.
India16, Jan 2020, 4:09 PM IST
Dancing video of Karnataka govt school teachers go viral, draws criticism from education minister
A viral video of Bengaluru’s government school teachers dancing during a school function has been doing the rounds. This has reached Karnataka's primary and secondary education minister Suresh Kumar. He heavily criticised the teachers’ act and said this is a black mark on the noble profession.
India2, Jan 2020, 4:14 PM IST
Hindu girl refugee denied permission to appear for board exams; education minister provides assurance
Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education rejected a Pakistani Hindu refugee's exam form as she had passed the 10th standard from Pakistan. However, state education minister Govind Singh Dotasara has said that the girl will be allowed to appear for examinations even if the government has to change rules
India1, Dec 2019, 4:55 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh education board to forcefully retire teachers who lack necessary skills
Those teachers who failed in the exam conducted by the department to test their ability will be made to retire, said Madhya Pradesh education minister Prabhuram Chaudhari.
India29, Nov 2019, 6:41 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Teacher turns tormentor, ties and beats up students as punishment
Photos of students being tied with a rope at a school in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh has led to serious discussions on how students are being ill-treated in schools. A probe has been ordered against school authorities.
India21, Nov 2019, 6:45 PM IST
Kerala education minister orders inquiry after 9-year-old girl dies in classroom due to snakebite
C Raveendranath, Kerala education minister ordered an inquiry into the death of a nine-year-old girl, who allegedly died of snakebite in Kerala's Wayanad district
India11, Nov 2019, 4:27 PM IST
National Education Day: Inspirational quotes from Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
On National Education Day, here are some of the inspirational quotes from Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. Every year, November 11 is observed as National Education Day to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, the first education minister of independent India, who served from 1947 until 1958.