COVID-19: Online exam for students of Class 9 and 11 in Goa

Panaji: In the wake of rising COVID-19 cases in Goa, the state education department has directed the higher secondary schools and junior colleges to hold examinations for Classes 9 and 11…

JEE Mains 2021: April session registrations to end on Sunday, check how to apply

NEW DELHI: The Joint Entrance Exam Main registration process for the April session will close on Sunday. Those who still haven’t applied for the upcoming JEE exam can apply online…

Telangana to close down all educational institutes in view of Covid-19 surge

  HYDERABAD: The Telangana government has decided to temporarily close down all schools and educational institutions across the state, starting Wednesday, in view of rising cases of Covid-19, state education…

Nalanda University launches campaign to promote water harvesting

NEW DELHI: While the Bihar government is running the ‘Jal Jeevan Hariyali’ campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’ on the occasion of World Water Day on…

CISCE releases ICSE, ISC exam schedule 2021, check datesheet

ICSE ISC exams 2021: The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) released the date sheet or for ISC and ICSE examination. The time table is not available on the…

SC rejects plea for extra chance in UPSC exam to those having exhausted last attempt amid COVID pandemic

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea seeking an extra chance to appear in the UPSC civil services exam by aspirants who have exhausted their last attempt…

CBSE issues guidelines for class 9, 11 exams; recommends new academic session begin from April 1

NEW DELHI: The Central Board of Secondary Education has directed schools under it to take steps to identify and resolve learning gaps, and then conduct examinations for Classes 9 and…

Schools’ compliance to SOPs to be monitored

BENGALURU: Districts will have groups that will visit schools and PU colleges from Monday to check the implementation of the Covid-19 safety protocols. These teams will also talk to students…

Schools to reopen partially in Kerala from January 1

Thiruvananthapuram: Schools in Kerala, which remained closed since the imposition of coronavirus lockdown in March, will reopen partially on January 1, marking a new beginning in the education sector, but…

Classes 10, 12 CBSE board exam schedule to be announced on December 31: Minister

NEW DELHI: The schedule for classes 10 and 12 board examinations will be announced on December 31, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said on Saturday. “I will announce the…

Class X, XII board exams to be held in June one after another in WB

KOLKATA: Board examinations for class X and XII will be held in June one after another, West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said on Wednesday. The class X (Madhyamik) exams…

JNU to reopen for PhD scholars from Monday

NEW DELHI: The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) will reopen for PhD scholars from Monday in its fourth phase of reopening the campus after being closed for over seven months in…

Karnataka schools to reopen from January 1 for class 6 onwards

BENGALURU: Schools in Karnataka will reopen from January 1, 2021 for classes 6th onwards. Students of class 6th to 9th will have to bring a written consent letter from their…

Kerala to conduct SSLC, HSC board exams from March 17

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government on Thursday decided to conduct the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) and Higher Secondary (HSC) second-year board exams from March 17 to 30 in strict compliance…

NEET Counselling 2020: Online Registration For Mop-up Round Begins For 3675 Seats, Deadline Till Dec 14

NEW DELHI: NEET Counselling 2020: The online registration for NEET counselling 2020 mop-up round by Medical Counselling Committee has started on Friday and interested candidates can register for the 3675…

Citing low virus rates in schools, NYC again reopens schools

NEW YORK: It’s back to school again for some New York City schoolchildren, weeks after the schools were closed to in-person learning because of rising COVID-19 infections. The city’s public…

Revenue minister clarifies progress in Central University campus in HP

SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh Revenue Minister Mahender Singh Thakur said here on Friday that the Government of India has given approval for setting up two campuses of the Central University Dharamshala,…

CBSE 10th, 12th board exams to happen for sure, schedule to be announced soon, says board secretary

NEW DELHI: The CBSE exams for classes 10 and 12 will happen for sure and a schedule is likely to be announced soon, board secretary Anurag Tripathi said on Friday.…

Non-Muslim student tops Islamic studies entrance list, says important to study each other’s religion

JAIPUR: In a break from the past, a non-Muslim candidate from Rajasthan has topped the all-India entrance exam for a master’s course in Islamic studies at the Central University of…

SC dismisses plea seeking fee waiver of CBSE Classes 10, 12 exams

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to entertain a plea seeking direction to the Central Board of Secondary Education and Delhi government to waive exam fees for students…