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Why OROP Issue Was a Pre-poll Miscalculation by Modi?

The One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme that was hanging on the Finance Ministry for over five years, both the Congress-led UPA government and the BJP-led NDA government under Narendra Modi should own the responsibility for perpetuating it despite full knowledge that it was beyond mere political calculations involving a huge dent on the exchequer. While the Congress relented just ...

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Choice Based Credit System Good, Insists UGC

The UGC has clarified that the introduction of Choice Based Credit System will not hamper the academic liberal environment of the universities, despite protests and rumblings from several institutions in the recent past. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has been trying to introduce the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) for quite some time and guidelines have been framed in November, 2014, ...

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