Tag archive for ‘Pranab Mukherjee’
By Correspondent On Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Rashtrapati Bhavan to have Video Conferencing room to interact with Central Universities

Rashtrapati Bhavan Video Conference room The President of India will now have direct access to all the central universities to which he is Visitor. The Rashtrapati Bhavan has been given a facelift under which a More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

President Mukherjee: Country’s education system burdened despite achievements

Pranab Mukherjee, President of India According to Times of India,  President Pranab Mukherjee has said that despite achievements, it is widely recognized that our country’s education system is burdened with More...

By Correspondent On Monday, September 17th, 2012

President says no Indian University in top 200 is a matter of concern

Pranab Mukherjee President of India  has expressed concern over the recently released global rankings for higher education (QS Rankings). While attending the 58th annual convocation of IIT-Kharagpur, Mukherjee More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, September 6th, 2012

President Pranab Mukherjee: India needs to improve the quality of education

Pranab Mukherjee While delivering a speech at a function in Rashtrapati Bhavan  on Teacher’s Day celebration, President Pranab Mukherjee called for improvement of the quality of education in the country. The More...

By Kalpesh Banker On Monday, March 5th, 2012

Assam University to confer honorary degree on Pranab Mukherjee

Assam University, Silchar will be conferring an honorary academic degree on Pranab Mukherjee, Union Minister for Finance on university’s 12th convocation to be held on March 6, 2012. Assam governor Janaki Ballav More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Government hikes spending on Higher Education in Budget

Pranab Mukherjee, Union Finance Minister The Union government has increased spending on higher education in its annual budget by 34% to 13041 Crores for 2011-12.  With this increase the government aims to provide More...