Class 10 board exams likely to return from 2018

  NEW DELHI: The government is set to announce the reintroduction of the Class 10 board exam for students affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), India’s largest national school test-conducting body. The announcement is likely to be made by HRD minister Prakash Javadekar on October 25 and will be his first major Read More

UPSSSC announces results of junior assistant typing examination

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission has declared the results of Junior Assistant Typing examinations. The candidates can check the results at Candidates had taken a typing test after they passed their written examination conducted by the commission earlier. Steps to check the results: Log on to official website Click on the relevant Read More

President Pranab Mukherjee okays inquiry against AMU V-C Zameeruddin Shah

Shah is the seventh central university V-C to come under the scanner even since the NDA government took charge in 2014. President Pranab Mukherjee has agreed to Human Resource Development Ministry’s proposal to launch an inquiry into allegations of financial and administrative impropriety against Aligarh Muslim University vice-chancellor Zameeruddin Shah. Mukherjee’s nod comes within a Read More

HRD Ministry extends last date for application to October 16

New Delhi: The HRD ministry has extended the last date of submission of application forms for various jobs vacancies in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs) to October 16. Notably, Monday was the last day for submitting the forms. “Don’t worry. The last date for submission has been extended up to October 16,” Javadekar tweeted. HRD minister Prakash Read More

In a year, Maharashtra jumped from 15th to 3rd place in terms of quality of education

Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday said Maharashtra, which has been “languishing at either 14th or 15th place in terms of quality of education”, has moved to the third place in the last one year. He also announced that a Board of Studies would be set up for ‘divyang’ (differently-abled) students in the state. “For the Read More

Kerala opposition to intensify protest against medical colleges fee hike

Thiruvananthapuram: The Congress-led opposition on Monday continued to interrupt proceedings in the Kerala assembly for the sixth consecutive day and decided to intensify its protest against the “indiscriminate” fee hike in private self-financing medical colleges. The opposition asserted that it would not call off the protest until the government rolled back the fee hike. The Read More

CBSE plans big change, its chairman says Class 10 Board exams to be revived from 2018

Patna: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) chairman Rajesh Chaturvedi on Wednesday said Class 10 board examinations would be revived from next year. Chaturvedi yesterday visited Super 30, a programme of mathematician Anand Kumar for mentoring students from underprivileged sections of the society for IIT. “We will not be able to do it in 2017 Read More