The 24 percent hike in the outlay for education announced in the union budget will not help the sector because what is needed is a change in mindset, Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal said Thursday. “A 24 percent budget hike will not help the education sector. It is not just money allocation that we [...] Continue reading Budget hike won’t help education sector: Sibal
Tag Archive: sibal
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday slammed Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal for announcing a judicial probe into 2G spectrum allocation from 2001 at a time when Parliament is in session. “The general practice is not to make any policy announcement outside the House when Parliament is in session,” Senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi [...] Continue reading BJP targets Sibal over 2G probe panel
All private and minority schools have to reserve 25 percent seats in elementary education for underprivileged children, and any breach of the Right to Education act will fetch punishment, Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal said Thursday.
Sibal told Times Now television that it was obligatory to set aside a quarter of all seats for poor [...] Continue reading Private schools to face penalty for violating RTE: Sibal
Public assets like schools and colleges may soon be used by private companies for skill training free of cost, Union Minister for Human Resource Development Kapil Sibal said here Tuesday.
“A policy framework is underway for public assets like schools and colleges to be used by private players for skill training without any cost in the [...] Continue reading Firms to use schools, colleges for skill training: Sibal