Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Topic: NCERT

New NCERT textbook removes mention of Babri Masjid, calls it ‘3-domed structure’, says 2019 SC ruling ‘classic example’ of consensus

The new NCERT Class 12 Political Science textbook does not mention the Babri Masjid by name, calling it a “three-domed structure.” It has pruned the section on the demolition of the historic mosque by Hindu nationalist mobs from four to two pages and deleted telling details from the earlier version.

NCERT drops chapters on periodic table, democracy, energy sources from Class 10 textbooks

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has dropped the chapters on periodic table, democracy and sources of energy from Class 10 textbooks.

Kerala to teach deleted parts from NCERT books by distributing supplementary textbooks

The Kerala government have decided on Tuesday that portions which the Union government textbook regulator NCERT had deleted from textbooks of classes XI and XII as part of its “syllabus rationaliation” process should be taught to students in Kerala.

Maulana Azad reference removed from NCERT textbook

In the revised political science textbook for Class 11 published by the National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT), Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, prominent freedom fighter and India's first education minister, is no longer referenced.

NCERT removes key quotes on Gandhi’s assassination, RSS ban from class 12 textbook

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has recently removed content related to the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.

NCERT removes chapters on ‘Mughal Empire’ from Class 12 History book

National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has removed the chapters on the Mughal empire in the 12th class History book.