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NMC extends deadline to apply for new MBBS courses, starting medical colleges and increasing seats

The commission had earlier invited applications from July 21 and informed that the registration deadline is August 10, 2022  

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Uttar Pradesh government invites applications from research scholars for CM's Fellowship Programme

Under the Chief Minister's Fellowship Programme spanning one year, the government intends to attach one candidate to each of the 100 backward blocks  

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Health activists, resident doctors praise NMC's notice on students' mental health; ask NMC to ensure implementation

Dr Ghonia informs that the mental health of PG students is a crucial issue because the stress level for the doctors is very high

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Punjab CM accepts resignation of Baba Farid medical varsity VC. Director of Medical Edu to take charge: Sources  

Punjab CM Bhagwant Singh Mann accepts Dr Raj Bhadur's resignation. Later, the CM forwarded the resignation to the Governor of Punjab Banwarilal Purohit  

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Admit cards for Maharashtra Bachelor of Hotel Management Common Entrance Test (MAH BHMCT) are out  

How to download them, when is the exam and all the other instructions that you need to know about — here are all the details   

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Central government to establish National Forensic Sciences University in Goa and Tripura  

On Monday, August 8, the Women Safety Division of the Ministry of Home Affairs released a notification saying 10 new NFSUs will be established   

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Children affected by COVID can experience long-term symptoms for three months, finds research   

The research, published in The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, examined data from volunteers between the ages of 5 and 18 across the state of Texas, USA  

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COVID re-infections plus, foot and mouth disease are being detected in children. An expert weighs in  

Infections are mild and are manageable at home. The cases are not very severe, I would not recommend closing schools at this time: Director of Rainbow Children's Hospital   

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Time to nuture great minds with great hearts: Animal Activist Zabi Khan, Hyderabad's KG Reddy College launch Changemakers Scholarship

The application process for the scholarship is in sync with KG Reddy College’s application process for admission. Candidates would be selected based on their submitted answers and interview

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JEE Advanced 2022: Registration process ends today, August 11 by 5 pm. Find out how to register

The exam is conducted for admissions to various programmes at the Indian Institutes of Technologies (IITs)

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How researchers at IISc Bangalore are using fish ear bones to estimate seawater temperature 

Because of the close correlation they found between calcium isotope ratios and temperatures, the authors are confident that their approach can now be used on fossilised samples

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Belagavi, Karnataka: For the fourth day in a row, 22 schools closed after leopard was sighted around the golf course

It has been confirmed by the forest department that the big cat is n the prowl inside the Golf Course and this was determined by the pictures clicked via the cameras

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#WhatTheFAQ: What's happening in Bihar, and what does it mean for India in 2024?

JD (U)'s Nitish Kumar took oath as the CM of Bihar for the eighth time after dumping the alliance with the BJP. We take a look at the scenario in the state

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ICAI CA Final and Inter exam application form available from today, August 11. Here are the details

The admit card for the November 2022 exam will be released 14 days prior to the exam date on the official website

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Emotional Intelligence, Art of Being Happy, Vedic Math and other value-addition courses to be launched at DU

Emotional Intelligence, Art of Being Happy, Financial Literary and Ethics, Vedic Mathematics and Value of Indian Tradition System are a few of these courses

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CUET UG Second Phase 2022: Technical glitches, cancellations and everything else that upset the exam schedule 

Expecting a similar situation on Saturday, August 6, the NTA cancelled CUET UG for the day at 53 centres and sent messages to candidates about its postponement on Friday night

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A mystery how the university accessed those pictures: St Xavier's prof who was forced to quit for posting pics in swimsuit

Responding to the professor's legal notice, the university said that it is an ''ill-motivated'' and ''dishonest'' attempt to open a close case

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With counselling to begin on August 20, Anna University re-issues show cause notices to 18 engineering colleges

"Counselling will start from August 20 and it will be difficult for these colleges to rectify their infrastructure in such a short span of time, " said a faculty member

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Gov't of Telangana organises free screening of the movie Gandhi at multiple theatres for school students

It is indeed one of a kind initiative as a huge number of students are watching the film and are getting inspired

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To empower girl students, Aakash BYJU’S will train 2,000 Class VII-XII students under Education For All

All identified students will appear for Aakash BYJU’S National Talent Hunt Exam – 2022 (ANTHE 2022) scheduled to be held between November 5 to 13 across the country

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Madras Christian College welcomes four students from Irular tribal community who will pursue their UG 

Ramya’s mother, who worked as a bonded labourer at a rice mill in Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh, was rescued in 2012. Priya’s mom and dad were also rescued from a rice mill in Tiruvallur in 2010

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Delhi University students, teachers hold Tiranga Yatra as a part of Har Ghar Tiranga campaign

The rally was led by Delhi University Vice-Chancellor Yogesh Singh, covered a distance of four kilometres  

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NMC urges medical colleges to take care of PG students' mental health, well-being 

The Commission has also asked these colleges to submit action-taken reports on the issue, as well as the practice they follow  

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IIT Guwahati, AICTE to develop solutions for water, electricity issues in Northeast region 

Through Phase I of the project, a total of 416 kW of power has been generated that would help with the functioning of laboratories, offices and street lights   

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NEET PG 2022: MCC announces counselling dates. More details here

The counselling process for All India Quota (AIQ) seats will begin on September 1  

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Calcutta HC quashes college resolution denying permanent job to teacher with disability 

The court said that there is no evidence of Sarkar being unable to fulfil his duties as a teacher or assistant professor as a result of the disability forced upon him  

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Amid CUET delay, JNUTA demands restoration of the varsity's own admission procedure 

This move comes amid the rescheduling of the Common University Entrance Test (CUET UG), conducted by the NTA

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KCET repeaters row: What does the KEA have to say about its 'note' that is being challenged in the K'taka High Court

The document verification process is underway online for the COMEDK admissions through KCET even as students demand the postponement of the counselling. Here's where the case stands

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Accommodate Ukraine returnee students in medical colleges, urges Chhattisgarh Health Minister

The Minister addressed a letter to Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, expressing concern about the future of these students

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Odisha: Application process for admission to UG (+3) courses starts from August 11

Interested students can keep a lookout for the online Common Application Form (CAF) on the website www.samsodisha.gov.in. The forms will be available from 11 am

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August 11 is the last date to apply for JEE Advanced: IIT Bombay

The last date to pay the application fees is August 12, and the fee must be paid by 5 pm. The admit cards for JEE Advanced will be made available on August 23

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Agnipath Scheme: Agniveer recruitment for female candidates to start from Nov 1

Online registration of candidates, which is open from August 10 to September 7 on the website www.joinindianarmy.nic.in, is mandatory

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CUET UG 2022: Mistakes in admit card, students still face hiccups even on day six

The NTA is conducting the CUET UG 2022 from July 15 onwards at 489 examination centres, located in 259 cities across India

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SWAYAM semester exam form submission deadline extended; exam schedule announced

"List of Session wise papers are available on the Information Bulletin hosted on NTA website," stated the public notice 

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AP ECET 2022 results announced! Here are the steps to check them

Candidates are advised to keep their hall tickets handy to check the results. Students can check their results via the manabadi website

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Arrange for notional break of ad-hoc teachers in a way that they don't face salary loss: DUTA to DU colleges

If the requirement persists beyond four months, a college can continue with the service of the teacher after giving them a notional break of one day

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JoSAA launches new website, counselling notification to be released soon

The counselling will be conducted for the students who have qualified for the JEE Main and JEE Advanced this year

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#WhatTheFAQ: All about the Langya virus that has affected 35 people in China  

Symptoms discovered by the researchers are fever, fatigue, cough, loss of appetite, muscle aches and a tendency to vomit  

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Kerala to have separate Chancellor for each university? This is what the gov't appointed panel advised

"There must be a separate Chancellor for each university, elected by the Board of Regents from among themselves," the panel said in its report submitted to the government

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Kerala HC seeks response from State, Centre on PIL for rules to provide special assistance in exams to students with disabilities

In the PIL, the student sought that the orders passed in his case be made applicable to all students in need of special assistance in SSLC as well asand higher secondary examination in Southern states

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TN's Moovalur Ramamirtham Ammaiyar Higher Edu scheme: Girls students can withdraw Rs 1,000 on seventh of every month 

The marriage assistance scheme named after social activist Moovalur Ramamirtham Ammaiyar was turned into a higher education assurance scheme to promote the enrollment of girls in higher education

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Karnataka students demand postponement of COMEDK counselling until KCET issue is resolved

Another member, Swathi, said that the students should not be victimised for the mistake of the government and KEA

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NEET causing injustice to students of South India: Ex-CM of Karnataka Veerappa Moily writes to Basavaraj Bommai

The former Chief Minister has also alleged that the NEET system is causing injustice to students of South India, especially children of farmers

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Around 90 Kerala medical students who came back from China seek NMC's favourable response 

The court, after hearing the plea, directed the NMC to file an affidavit and posted the case to August 29  

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Delhi University: Admission process for UG courses likely to be delayed by at least a week, say officials 

The admission process is now expected to be completed by September-end and classes for first-year students will begin in the first or second week of October

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First batch of stranded Indian students to arrive in China "very soon"

China earlier, on July 21, had said that "progress" has been made in facilitating the return of thousands of Indian students stranded back home   

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St Xavier’s prof forced to quit for posting pics in swimsuit, slapped with Rs 99 crore defamation notice 

After she resigned, she filed an FIR with the Kolkata Police claiming that her Instagram account might have been hacked  

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Telangana textbooks: Schools say they still await some titles. What is the DSE's stand?

Schools in Telangana grappled with the lack of textbooks for a little over a month since schools reopened in June

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NEET PG 2022: SC refuses to stay counselling process, next hearing on August 25

The petitioners’ grievance is that though there are serious mismatches in their NEET PG 2022 scores, the NBE is not granting revaluation 

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JNTU to roll out new courses, artificial intelligence and machine learning in the mix 

JNTU-A, which has six departments, will get an additional Department of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI&ML) from the current academic year (2022-23)

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XLRI XAT 2023 registration starts from tomorrow, August 10! Here are the steps to apply

The registration will be carried out by XLRI on behalf of XAMI (XLRI Associate Member Institutes). Students can register via the official website

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COVID-19: Delhi schools step up protective measures, experts not in favour of closure 

COVID-19 cases have been rising in the capital with the case positivity rate rising to 17.85 per cent, the highest since January 21, according to health department data

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CA Foundation results 2022 for June exams to be declared on August 10

Candidates who have appeared for the exam can check and download their results from the official ICAI websites caresults.icai.org and icai.nic.in

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AP govt’s new SOPs to make schools safer, to include posters, helpline numbers and committees

The guidelines have been prepared under the new initiative to protect children under the age of 18 years

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UGC and MeitY jointly launch e-resources portal for rural students

To access these services, a user has to pay a charge of Rs 20 per day or Rs 500 per month, a UGC notice stated

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CUET UG 2022: Candidates from flood affected areas in Itanagar to get another chance

Fresh dates and admit cards for the concerned candidates will be announced later on the NTA website

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IIT Bombay fee hike row: Unofficial meeting a stalemate, protest to continue, say students. Admin claims matter resolved

The faculty of the institution is said to have met the students yesterday, and are expected to release a statement of solidarity today

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TS CPGET admit cards released; direct link to download is available on official website

The exam is being conducted by Osmania University, and students must note that the admit cards are also available on the Osmania University website

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Kerala: Student emails Wayanad District Collector to not declare holiday on Wednesday, wins hearts 

Showering praises on the student, District Collector of Wayanad, A Geetha, said our children are smart and their world is vast

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#WhatTheFAQ: Why is #JEEMains2022 trending on Twitter again with more than 60K tweets?   

JEE Session I was conducted from June 24 to 30 and Session II from July 25 to 30. The NTA announced the results on August 8  

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Odisha Plus II exam results: 82.10% is pass percentage in Arts stream; 70.35% in Vocational Education 

Similarly, of the 5,673 candidates who appeared in the examination in the vocational education stream this year, 3,991 students secured pass marks

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Gender equity curriculum in Odisha government schools soon 

It will be integrated into the social studies syllabus for boys and girls from Classes VI to X in over 18,000 elementary and 5,000 secondary schools by August  

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ABVP and NSUI protest over mismanagement and rescheduling of CUET 

The NTA has announced that the CUET, a few shifts of which were cancelled last week, will now be conducted from August 24 to 28

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Impractical to provide state-of-the-art facilities in private medical colleges by levying low fee: Madras High Court

Recording the submission, the first bench of Chief Justice Munishwar Nath Bhandari and Justice N Mala adjourned the hearing to August 16

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JEE Mains exam results 2022: Boya Haren Sathvik from Bengaluru among 24 to bag 100 NTA score 

According to statistics put out by NTA, Pavitra Gupta is Karnataka's female topper with a percentile of 99.94. Karnataka student Tanmay Gejapati is the all-India topper in ST category 

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Chief Minister's Breakfast Scheme in Tamil Nadu: 81 primary schools in Tiruchy to benefit

V Pitchai, Project Director of the District Rural Development Agency, Tiruchy, said food will be prepared in the respective schools

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Common Entrance Test (CET) results by August-end; Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) on November 6: Karnataka Minister BC Nagesh

The Minister said model schools, with classrooms and teachers for all classes, will begin from the next academic year

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NTA's Director General responds to student protests over CUET 'snags' even as issues continue to crop up

The Director General reiterated the statement made by the Chairman of the UGC that the CUET was a 'mammoth' exercise and that the NTA is doing its best to address student grievances

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Only one VC each from SC/ST community in central universities: Education ministry data

The data was shared in response to a question raised in Lok Sabha whether the deprived social categories are adequately represented in the central varsities

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KCET 2022 repeaters plea in Karnataka HC: Document verification postponed again; next hearing on August 18

The Karnataka HC had earlier issued a notice to the Karnataka Examination Authority after hearing a plea of repeat students and adjourned the matter till August 8 

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Less than 50 pc of children able to cope up with learning loss post-pandemic, reveals survey 

The survey revealed that 58 per cent of teachers were of the opinion that children have missed out on social skills and now get distracted easily

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UGC NET phase 2 postponed, to be conducted between September 20 and 30 now

The first phase of the exam was conducted on July 9, 11 and 12, 2022 for 33 subjects in 310 examination centres 

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How to improve teachers' dignity, make education futuristic: NCERT survey asks crucial questions 

The survey is being conducted by the education ministry and the NCERT as part of the public consultation process for the formulation of the National Curriculum Framework 

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AP ICET 2022 results declared! Here are the steps to check them

They were declared by the Andhra University, which conducts the exam on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education

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Odisha +2 Arts results 2022 are out! Here are the latest updates

It must be noted that the result link has been activated and the candidates can check their scores now

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Har Ghar Tiranga Campaign: UGC asks higher education institutions to create awareness

The Central Government has launched the Har Ghar Tiranga campaign to mark 75 years of India's independence

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IIT Madras Placement season 2021-22: Highest number of job offers ever! 45 int'l offers too

As many as 80 per cent of students who opted for campus placements during the academic year have received job offers during the placements process itself

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Have objections to TS ICET answer key? Last day to raise objections is August 8. Here's the format!

The Answer Key, Response Sheets and the format for raising objections were released on August 4

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NEET PG 2022: Portal for issuing PwD certificates opens; Round I Counselling to begin in September

The MCC has issued an important notice today meant for the PwD candidates. The portal for the generation of PwD certificates is likely to open on August 8

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INTACH to bring back Nammoora Kathe to educate gov't school students about Bengaluru's heritage

It also plans to provide a comprehensive understanding of other dimensions of the city, including planning, natural and cultural heritage, and local traditions

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#WhatTheFAQ: It's raining love for cats today because it's International Cat Day. This is what it's about  

World Cat Day or International Cat Day was initiated by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (ifaw) in 2002 for various reasons  

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JEE Mains 2022 results are out. So now, what are the criteria for JEE (Advanced) 2022?

Those who were accepted in an IIT through JoSAA 2022 and did not report, withdrew from seat allotment round or their admission was cancelled can attempt JEE Advanced 2022

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JEE Mains 2022 results: Five students each from Telangana, Andhra Pradesh scored perfect 100 NTA score 

It may be recalled that as many as 14 people had secured the perfect score in JEE Mains Session I and the top spot had gone to Jasti Yashwanth VV S from Telangana

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Every Child, Every Scientist: MS Swaminathan Research Foundation to ignite interest in Science among students in this TN district

MSSRF would train the science teachers from each school for a day to continue the enhancement of science knowledge in students in their respective schools after they complete the training

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Ernakulam Rural police launches Valaratte Vadathirikatte to empower students against sexual offences

When it comes to the state-level, the number of cases registered till June 1, 2022 was 2,175 whereas, in 2021 and 2020, the numbers stood at 3,559 and 3,056, respectively

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Tamil Nadu's Tribal Welfare residential schools to keep track of students, especially girls; ensure they enroll for UG

This year, 1,618 students appeared for Class XII Board exams from 320 schools run by the department. Of these, 1,450 students passed

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Scientists and researchers in Bengaluru come up against NEP 2020

This happened during the sixth edition of the India March for Science. A gathering for the same was held at Freedom Park in the city  

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Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan visits IIIT Basara, says students' demands are genuine 

Addressing the media in front of the campus gate as the press was not allowed inside, the Governor said that the demands of the students were genuine

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JEE Mains 2022 Session II Paper I results are OUT. Follow these steps to check your score card

It may be recalled that as many as 14 people had secured the perfect score in JEE Mains Session I and the top spot had gone to Jasti Yashwanth VV S from Telangana

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CUET UG: New email ID, more teachers at centres — With this UGC Chairman hopes exam will be conducted "smoothly" now

Chaimran of UGC M Jagadesh Kumar went on to say, "Cancellation of the test in some centres was done keeping the best interests of the students in mind" 

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Seventy two government school teachers in Delhi to be terminated

A committee concluded that the candidates had sent proxies for the examination conducted by the Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board in 2018  

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Contractual teachers in Punjab can now apply for regular posts, given one-time age relaxation

Regular posts refer to the Elementary Teacher Training (ETT) posts that are filled through direct recruitment, School Education Minister Harjot Singh Bains stated  

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All gov't primary school classrooms to be made into smart classrooms in Puducherry

The officials have planned to introduce smart classes in the primary schools by equipping them with audio-visual devices, smart televisions, projectors and e-content

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Will Four-Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP) change how industry sees dropouts? Plus, other pros & cons raised by profs, students

Professors and students share their thoughts on FYUP which is going to be implemented this academic year onwards. They highlight a few issues along with plus points   

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School students make rakhis for soldiers at the borders, hand them over to Rajnath Singh

The Defence Minister promised the school students that he would send the rakhis to the soldiers guarding the borders. A total of 1.5 lakh rakhis were sent

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CUET UG 2022: Here's the list of 53 centres where the exam was cancelled today, August 6

CUET was cancelled across 53 centres on August 6. The exam was called off due to "technical/logistics/administrative" reasons, informs NTA

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IIT Bombay students asked to change location of hunger strike, police called in

On the morning of August 6, the students received a WhatsApp message from a student representative that they were required to change their protest site

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JEE Mains 2022 exam results expected to be out today, August 6. Here's how you can check it

It may be recalled that on August 3, NTA released the Provisional Answer Keys for Paper 1 (BE/BTech), Paper 2A (BArch.) and Paper 2B (BPlanning)

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Odisha: 41 students from a residential school in Rayagada district test positive for COVID-19

On Thursday, August 4, a health team rushed to the school and collected samples of many students, of which, 29 girls were found to be COVID positive