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National Testing Agency (NTA) to conduct entrance examinations for higher educational institutions

thespecialnews//New Delhi Bureau//The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved creation of National Testing Agency (NTA) as a Society registered under the Indian Societies Registration Act, 1860, and as an autonomous and self-sustained premier testing organization to conduct entrance examinations for higher educational institutions. Earlier the Finance Minister in the Budget speech of 2017-18 had announced …

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Cabinet approves continuation and Restructuring of National Rural Drinking Water Programme

thespecialnews//New Delhi Bureau// The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has accorded its approval for continuation and restructuring of National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) to make it outcome-based, competitive and better monitored with increased focus on sustainability (functionality) of schemes to ensure good quality service delivery to the rural population. A sum of Rs. 23,050 crore …

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‘Chintan Shivir’ inaugurated by HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar in New Delhi

thespecialnews// New Delhi Bureau//A two-day National Workshop ‘Chintan Shivir’ was Inaugurated by Prakash Javadekar (Union HRD Minister) organized by Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development in New Delhi today. The main aim of the workshop is to provide holistic education relevant for 21st century India and to bring together key stakeholders from various NGOs, private sector and …

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