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ICAI postpones CA May exam 2023 in Karnataka. Here's the new date 

The examination that was scheduled on May 10, 2023, will now be held on May 20, 2023 (Saturday) at the same time (s) i.e. 2 pm to 5 pm and at the same examination centres

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Tamil Nadu government plans to set up two Sports Schools of Excellence in every district

The department is also set to launch a Tamil language learning scheme, "Tamil Mozhi Karpom", to help children of migrant workers learn to fluently speak, read and write the language

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Andhra Pradesh: About 6.6 lakh students to appear in SSC exams from April 3

The state's SSC exams are scheduled to be conducted from April 3 to 18. The exams will be conducted in seven regional languages, which are Telugu, English, Kannada, Tamil, Hindi, Urdu and Odia

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CUET UG 2023 correction window is now open. Details here

CUET UG examination will be conducted from May 21, 2023, onwards at various examination Centres located in different cities across India and abroad in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode 

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TS EAMCET 2023: Engineering exam rescheduled. Here are the new dates

"There will be no change in the examination schedule of Agricultural and Pharmacy stream and the schedule remains the same as announced earlier i.e. from 10.05.2023 & 11.05.2023"

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Kalakshetra instructor booked for sexual harassment; students call off the protest for now

Students also wrote to TN CM MK Stalin about the same and Tamil Nadu State Commission for Women Chairperson AS Kumari said she had also held inquiries with students

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Tamil Nadu: Five gov't arts, science colleges will offer MCA, MBA each, said Education Minister

The higher education department will also implement a learning management system integrated with enterprise resource planning software in all HEIs at the cost of Rs 150 crore

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Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) to launch five new science, social science schools

The Education Minister, Atishi, held a review meeting with officials from the higher education department and AUD to discuss the development of the new schools

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Students don't need to face coaching centre heat; IITs, IIMs provide higher education sans JEE: MoS

"On completing Class XII, students could take admission to courses including the Bachelor of Science (BS) at IITs and IIMs by completing a qualifier process spanning four weeks"

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Karnataka: Over 8.14 lakh students appeared for first SSLC exam; zero malpractices reported

The students wrote their First Language examinations in 3,305 centres across the state. The exam saw 98.48 per cent attendance, with 12,550 of the total 8,27,276 registered students remaining absent

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Careers that fight Climate Change: Here's what the job roles look like 

Climate Change needs attention, yes. But more than that, it needs hands and minds working to reverse it. Here's what a few youngsters are pursuing in this regard

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TSPSC paper leak: SIT summons notices to question Commission Secretary and a member today

The 15 persons arrested by the SIT so far in the scandal included employees of TSPSC and its outsourced staff

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IIT Madras: PhD Mechanical Engineering student allegedly dies by suicide

The police investigation revealed that the deceased identified as Sachin Kumar Jain posted a status on his WhatsApp saying he was not good enough

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JEE Main exam 2023: NTA releases Session II city intimation link. Here's how to check

The agency has issued 2 links for candidates to check and download their exam city information. All the appearing candidates can download the exam city details now

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IIT Madras, UP's basic education department join hands to teach Varanasi gov't school students online

According to official sources, the tie-up is the part of Yogi Adityanath government's efforts to bring UP government schools at par with the convent schools running in the state

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IP college, DU: Women manhandled and harassed by cops while protesting, says AISA 

"The IPCW administration has sent disciplinary notice to AISA North Zonal Convenor and IPCW student Shambhavi Chaudhary," said AISA

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Second suicide in a month in Nizamabad medical college: Student hangs himself

The deceased is identified as M Sanath (22), a student of MBBS second year who hanged himself in his hostel room in Nizamabad Medical College in the early hours of the day

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NEET-SS: No more rounds of counselling, says Centre; aspirants' hopes dashed

The request for one more mop-up round for NEET-SS was put forth by the Federation of Resident Doctors' Association

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Haryana: Student runs away from home to avoid studies; traced by cops at ISBT Kashmere Gate

As per police, the student is identified as Rahul who is a resident of Sonipat district in Haryana and he went missing on Thursday

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IPCW campus harassment: Students demand principal's resignation

Following the incident on Tuesday, the police registered an FIR under sections 337 and 188. As many as seven were arrested


"No further round of NEET-SS counselling" announces NMC

On March 6, FORDA wrote to Director General of Health Science seeking another mop-up round 

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“Enough is enough”: AISA DU organises collective Azadi march against IPCW, Holi, other DU incidents

“It is a collective outcry against the continuous suppression of freedom and dignity within DU, especially towards female students,” says the President of AISA, Delhi University unit

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As Afghanistan universities remain shut, female students aspire to study abroad

The female students urged the Taliban to reopen universities for women. Women's rights activists have said that the closure of universities is damaging Afghanistan's education sector

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Kalakshetra protests: Students' agitation had halted temporarily. Here's why

The administration is reluctant to take action against the concerned teacher as they have been working for a long time. Against this inaction, all the students studying there have joined the protest

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Uttar Pradesh: Class I to VIII students to be promoted without exams

The notification is issued every year as there is a provision to promote children from Class one to eight to the next class under the Right to Education Act

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Delhi's school students will take Happiness Curriculum to society: Education Minister Atishi

"We have taken this responsibility in Delhi, and now the education systems of the country and the world need to take up this responsibility," she added

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Delhi gov't extends registration process in private schools under EWS quota till April 8

The online module for submitting forms for admission to reserved categories was made available on its official website ( from February 10

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Civil rights group writes to CM Bommai to restore milk supply in gov't schools, anganwadis 

Milk supply to schools as per the Ksheera Bhagya Scheme has been irregular since January 2023 and discontinued in several districts, even in Ballari, Bidar and Gadag, said members

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AP records 12.5% surge in higher educational enrolments in 2020-21, said MoS Subhas Sarkar

"According to the survey, female enrolment in higher education in AP increased to 9,31,553 in 2020-21 from 7,73,650 in 2014-15, an increase of 20.4%," he said

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Karnataka PUC I 2023 results are OUT. Here's how you can check it

The first Pre University Certificate (PUC) examinations were conducted from March 9 to 29, 2023

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UVCE students extend support to protesting lecturers over university's fund crunch

Students joined the protest along with teacher unions and alumni to protest against the government’s lack of funds allocated to the institute for basic developmental needs and staff salaries

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A Class X student ends life in Karnataka due to exam stress

As per the schedule, the KSEEB had announced to conduct Class X exams from March 31 to April 15

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National Education Policy (NEP) will be "streamless, classless", says Union Minister Amit Shah

On the occasion, Minister Shah presented UG degrees to 99 students, PG degrees to 100 students, PhD degrees to 56 students and gold medals to 83 students

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Kalakshetra shuts down, postpones exams amidst students' protest over sexual harassment 

Rukmini Devi College of Fine Arts, Kalakshetra Foundation issued a circular stating that the college will remain shut from March 30 to April 6

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Indian medical students from Ukraine enquire over SC's decision. Here's all you need to know

Though some students feel let down, the court's verdict does address a part of the issue, says a concerned parent

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Here's an important notice to CUET PG 2023 candidates. Read now

As per the notice or corrigendum, the Agency has made changes in many typographical errors that occurred in the Information Bulletin

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Himachal government considers opening summer closing schools: Education Minister

Thakur said there are 455 schools in the state without a teacher and 3,145 schools are functioning with only one teacher as a result of which Himachal has slipped to 11th place in education

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"Minimum enrollment age in Kerala's schools to remain five," said Minister Sivankutty

"The parents, who want to enrol their children in Class 1 at the age of five can do so in the next academic year (starting June)"

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Father of deceased IIT B student Darshan Solanki writes to CM alleging harassment from police

The letter, written on Wednesday, also said the family was "completely shocked and disheartened" by the attitude of the police

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UGC cautions students not to seek admission to self-styled institutions violating norms

UGC said that the institute is also not allowed to use the term university in its name as it was not established under a central, provincial or state act

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Over 7.5 lakh students flew abroad for higher studies; maximum to US, Canada

The UK – which has always been a sought-after destination for Indian students – attracted 1,32,709 students in 2022, compared to 77,855 in 2021 and 44,901 in 2020

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Vellore Institute of Technology to close registration process for VITEEE 2023 tomorrow, March 31

VITEEE is scheduled to be conducted from April 17 to 23, 2023 at designated centres across India and abroad. The duration of the examination will be two hours and 30 minutes

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Kakatiya University: Police refuse permission for students' meeting, tension prevails regarding vacancies

KU students' Joint Action Committee (JAC) Chairman E Thirupathi Yadav alleged that the inspector deliberately stopped them and slapped them

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With BPA, BVA exams being conducted together, students of this Odisha college raise concerns

The academic session of the college is already running behind schedule by one year due to lack of faculty members and non-holding of classes during the pandemic (2020)

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Telangana to provide free travel to Class X students for SSC exams: Edu Minister Sabitha Indra Reddy

"A special control room is being set up for the smooth conduct of the exams. CCTV cameras too will be installed at the exam centres"


GATE 2023: Meet AIR 2, other rank-holders from National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tadepalligudem

As per the Incharge Director Dr M Pramodo Padole, nearly 100 students qualified and secured top ranks in the prestigious GATE examination

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Chennai: Police detain suspect for sale of students' info from EMIS portal

A case under sections IPC sections 420 and 43(j) r/w 66 of the IT (Amendment) Act was registered on Monday, March 27 and the suspect was detained by the cybercrime police on Tuesday, March 28

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SSC examinations: Here's how NTR district is preparing to conduct them

Class X SSC exams are scheduled to be conducted from April 3 to 18 across the state and 30,134 students will appear for the exams

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IISc faculty members awarded several state awards by Karnataka State Council

Chaired by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the committee selected and released a list of 28 scientists and engineers for awards in various categories

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IIT Delhi admissions 2023 registration for PG and PhD courses extended

The registration process was started on March 14, 2023. Earlier the last date was till March 30, which has been extended

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Naveen Jindal conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award by alma mater UT Dallas 

As a student at UT Dallas, the former Member of Parliament served as both Student Government Vice-President and President and had earned the Student Leader of the Year Award

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IPCW fest: Delhi Commission for Women issues notice to police, college over harassment of students

Delhi Police were asked to provide a copy of the FIR registered along with the details of those arrested in the case and security arrangements made by the Delhi Police

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EWS 10% reservation plea: Delhi HC seeks stand of Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia

The court directed the petition to be listed for future hearing on April 18 when another matter concerning the minority status of Jamia is also coming up for consideration

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West Bengal: Bankura University's advertisement about hiring lecturers triggers uproar

The advertisement on March 24 was for the recruitment of a special lecturer, on a purely temporary basis, for teaching subjects such as electronics and nano-science

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Rajasthan RTH Bill: Medical College Teachers Association joins ongoing strike

“On 29.03.2023 there will be a complete boycott of general outdoor, general OT and academic work,” said the Medical College Teachers Association of Rajasthan  

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JNU launches outreach programme 'Krantiteerth' to commemorate unsung heroes of India's freedom struggle

Delivering the opening remarks, Ashutosh Bhatnagar, director of the Jammu Kashmir Study Centre in the national capital threw light on the intent and purpose of 'Krantiteerth'

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G20 Summit: St Francis in Hyderabad hosts conference on Vasudaiva Kutumbakam

Mohan Guruswamy, Founder, Guruswamy Foundation spoke about the genesis of G20 and the need to move away from unilateralism

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Over 32k posts of teachers and principals are vacant in state-run and grant-in-aid schools: Gujarat Minister

In the Kutch district alone, there are 1,507 vacancies, followed by 1,152 in tribal-dominated Dahod, 869 in Banaskantha, 724 in Rajkot and 692 in the Mahisagar district

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Fake videos alert! NTA urges candidates to not fall prey to misinformation on admit card, exam city

According to the official notice, videos are being circulated on social media platforms which claim to possess “insider” information on the release date of the City Intimation Slip and Admit Card


CUET UG 2023: NTA to close registration process tomorrow, March 30. Hurry!

The correction window will open on April 1 and will close on April 3, 2023. The exam city announcement will be done on April 30, 2023

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Gov't to provide study materials till Class V in 22 Indian languages: Union Education Minister Pradhan

The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by him on Monday to review the study materials for the foundational stage under the new National Curriculum Framework (NCF)

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G20, Bhubaneswar: Education Ministry to host third meeting of edu working group from April 27

An exhibition on the Future of Work is also planned from April 23-29 in the capital city to showcase the need for acquiring new skills and knowledge as a result of the fast-evolving world of work

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Education Minister Atishi inaugurates School of Specialised Excellence; 400 students to be enrolled

Do note, in 2023-24, there would be Schools of Specialised Excellence in 37 buildings with nearly 10,000 students


Delhi University: After miscreants create ruckus at IPCW's fest; students launch protests

A senior police official said that a programme, namely Festival Shurti, was organized at IP College premises which was meant to be only for women

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Puducherry gov't encourages establishment of medical colleges under cooperative sector: CM

Replying to a question, he said, experienced contract employees working under the National Rural Health Mission will be considered for vacant government posts

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Odisha: Engineering third-year student dies by suicide in Jajpur; allegedly due to ragging

"My daughter was so frightened that she was unwilling to stay on the college campus anymore. Another student also attempted to beat her yesterday," alleged Rosalin's mother

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Herd of jumbos attack gov't school in Kerala; estimated loss stands at Rs 3 lakh

The herd damaged the doors and windows of the building and destroyed the doors of the toilet complex. The water tank and pipeline have also been destroyed

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TSPSC question paper leak: Commission sets up new security system. Here's what they are

According to the TSPSC Chief, a screening committee has been constituted to identify officials who should be given access to the restricted areas

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Ukraine-returned medical students find Supreme Court verdict confusing. Here's what they say

Around 3,650 Ukraine medical students from Kerala suffered neglect at the hands of their state government, shared a student

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Transcript certificates withheld, these Ukraine-returned students from Kerala are left without hope 

Even when students are unable to attend these classes, many have already paid 25% of the semester fees of the universities they were transferred to

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"Only one option, returning to warzone," say Ukraine-returned medical students as SC disposes of petitions

The Supreme Court today, March 28, disposed of all the cases regarding the Ukraine-returned medical students except for those in their penultimate years have been dismissed 

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Research conclave at Central University of Jharkhand provided platform for enriching talks

Faculty members of Social Sciences of CUJ and research scholars actively participated in the conclave and interacted with the guests

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VBU: 7 teachers show-caused for complaining to President about the VC's functioning

"We earnestly request you to take urgent remedial action and save this institution of national importance and its stakeholders," the seven faculty members said in the mail

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Jharkhand government rewards Class X and XII toppers with Rs 3 lakh cash, laptop, mobile phone

As many as 68 rank holders of exams conducted by the Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC), CBSE and CISCE besides toppers of the Jharkhand Olympiad were rewarded

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IGNOU extends re-registrations, fresh admissions dates. Here are details

Candidates can apply for re-registration, Fresh admission for both Online and ODL programmes and merit-based ODL Programmes for the January 2023 session

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Ukraine-return Indian students in Indian colleges: SC disposes of all the petitions

Earlier the court had asked the Centre to examine if such students can be allowed to complete clinical training in India

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Failing the test: No Braille questionnaire; deafblind Prof Tomkinson turned away from UGC-NET, again 

By simply requesting a question paper he could read, Prof Miranda Tomkinson's voice echoed the urgent need for greater accessibility towards those with disabilities

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West Bengal gov't sets up committee for rolling out NEP 2020 in HEIs

On March 18, the higher education department wrote to registrars of all state universities for implementation of new curriculum and credit framework for UG in all HEIs

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Jamia violence 2019: HC frames charges against 9 accused including Sharjeel Imam, Safoora Zargar

In 2019, December violence erupted at Jamia Millia Islamia after a clash between the police and anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protesters

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NEET aspirant dies by suicide in Tamil Nadu; protest erupts calling for ban of exam

A Chennai-based psychologist said that pressure from family and peers, as well as stress from coaching centres, are driving students to take drastic steps

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AIIMS INICET 2023 revised schedule is OUT. Here are the details

The admit card and exam city will be allotted on May 1, 2023 and the written test will be conducted on May 7, 2023

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Sexual harassment of girl students: Teacher, headmaster suspended in Tumakuru

According to sources, the teacher Manjunatha from the Boragunte Government Primary School allegedly misbehaved and sexually harassed the victims every day

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IIT Bombay student Darshan Solanki's death: Kin says no info on suicide note

The SIT led by Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Lakhmi Gautam has found the 'suicide note' from Darshan's room over a month after his death which sparked off a huge furore

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TSPSC paper leak: Karimnagar District Library to remain open 24x7 for aspirants

The Karimnagar District Library has taken measures to allay the fears by keeping its doors open for TSPSC aspirants round-the-clock 

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Unauthorised schools to be given time to right illegalities: Karnataka Education department

The Department of School Education and Literacy (DSEL) had identified over a thousand schools that were running illegally

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Karnataka Class V, VIII exams: Supreme Court dismisses the petition, refuses to stay HC order

Around 17 lakh students wrote their first assessment across the state. With the exams deferred, preparations were underway to print and distribute question papers to students

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Staff sold school students' data; TN Education department seeks police action

As per the media reports, a few education department officials were allegedly selling student details compiled on a CD to colleges and education consultancies

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Full marks in Class X will get Tamil Nadu students Rs 10,000. Details about other incentives, here

Snacks will be provided to Class X and XII students who are attending remedial classes in the evening

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Gov't receives letter of intent from Jamia Millia Islamia to establish medical college 

It was in October 2022, when Jamia Millia Islamia University's Vice-Chancellor Najma Akhtar had appealed to the Central government to grant approval for setting up a medical and nursing college 

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Tamil Nadu: Fearing NEET, another aspirant dies by suicide. Here are details

The male student of Kallakurichi district who was preparing NEET for the third time was found hanging dead in a hostel room at the training centre of a private school

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Jammu and Kashmir: Boy impersonates bother during class X exam; FIR lodged

According to officials, the incident took place at examination centre 185029 in Government Higher Secondary School Palnaghar in the Thanamandi subdivision

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New NCERT books as per NEP likely from 2024-25 academic session, said MoE

All the new textbooks will be made available digitally so anybody can download them, said a senior MoE official

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NTA to release JEE Main 2023 session II exam city information slip soon

The registration window of session 2 was closed on March 14 but later reopened, following representations from candidates

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UGC NET December 2022: Over 8 lakh candidates await results

The December 2022 edition of UGC NET was held in five phases for 83 subjects over 16 days in 32 shifts at 663 centres across the country

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Fraud alert: Consultant held for duping man of admission to a medical college in Bengaluru

Sidhu was a property dealer and in 2016, he started a consultancy firm in Dwarka Mor, the police said

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Delhi University students' union elections in September, said varsity officials

Students' union elections could not be held in 2020 and 2021 because of COVID-19 while possible disruptions to the academic calendar prevented their conduct in 2022

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NIT Hamirpur sees clash of two student groups over change in hostel timings

The incident was a minor one and the situation was soon brought under control, the warden said

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West Bengal teachers scam: Officials find similar indiscretions in ICDS recruitments

Incidentally, the same arrested Trinamool Congress confidante and real estate promoter Ayan Shil, who is currently in ED custody, has emerged at the centre stage of this scam

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Schools in Puducherry reopen after 11-day shutdown due to rise in H3N2 cases

State Education Minister S Namassivayam had declared a holiday for Classes up to VIII in government aided, and private schools in the wake of rising cases of H3N2