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Punjab to transform into hub of medical education, 16 medical colleges to come up in next 5 years, says CM

In his speech, CM Mann assured that aspirants will no longer have to go to countries like Ukraine for medical education

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First batch of Indian students to resume studies in China soon: Ambassador Weidong

Many Indian students studying in China were stranded in India due to COVID-19 travel restrictions   

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Gujarat: Three held at an education consultancy for forging answer sheets

We have seized Rs 23.75 lakh cash, computer sets, mobile phones, etc in the raid: Inspector Sumit Rajput  

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NIDF and Chandigarh University create Guinness World Record with largest human image of a waving national flag  

Har Ghar Tiranga is in full swing as many participate in bike rallies, freedom rallies and many other several programmes  

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Officials say China-returned Indian students will be called back "very soon", anxious students happy but tired of waiting

Though China has stated that it would be taking the students back soon, updates on the same are yet to be determined and communicated    

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Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan awards Blockchain degrees to NIT Rourkela students  

NIT Rourkela is the first NIT and second Institute of National Importance to adopt this method of awarding degrees  

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Textile Ministry planning to start hybrid courses at NIFT: Piyush Goyal  

Set up in 1986, NIFT provides professional human resources to the textile and apparel industry  

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CUET candidates who missed Phase II can appear for Phase VI, announces NTA   

CUET Phase I, II, III are done. Now Phase IV has been postponed to a new date. A total of 3.72 lakh candidates will be appearing in Phase 4  

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Digital University Kerala starts admissions for doctoral programmes. Here are the details  

Three types of PhD programmes, namely full-time regular, part-time regular and industry regular are offered  

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#WhatTheFAQ: Why is the UGC proposing to merge NEET, CUET and JEE?

The UGC Chairman has teased the possibility of  JEE and NEET being dissolved to fit with the CUET, so that there is just one entrance test for all students from various disciplines

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IIT Bombay fee hike: After several protests, administration concedes to demands of students

The students, who had been on a relay hunger strike since August 5 have now called off the protests, given the administration fulfil its promises

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CUET UG 2022 Fourth Phase postponed to accommodate students' choice of city for exam centre

The second phase of the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) was marred with glitches prompting the agency to cancel exams at various centres

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JEE Advanced aspirant declared "ineligible" by NTA, Delhi HC seeks NTA's stand on the student's plea

The NTA has been directed by the court to file a short affidavit on the matter and place before it all the records that are relevant, this includes the response sheet of the petitioner

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NEET UG 2022: Results and answer key to be released by NTA soon, here are steps to check your scores

The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducted NEET 2022 which is the undergraduate medical entrance examination on July 17 

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Tales of valour of soldiers to be included in school curriculum: Union Education Minister Pradhan

"The education ministry will soon develop an institutional mechanism for awarding academic credits for certificates received under this initiative," the Minister added

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Tamil Nadu: Fearing poor performance in NEET, 18-year-old dies by suicide in Karur  

The aspirant wrote the exam and stayed back at her grandmother's place. It was there that she died by suicide

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Odisha: Increasing retirement age of college teachers to 62, other recommendations of Assembly Standing Committee on Edu

The committee has also called for the framing of a policy for the transfer of teaching and non-teaching staff of government as well as aided colleges

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Did this Mangaluru school force students to remove their rakhis? This is what the school head had to say

On Friday, August 12, the authorities of the school issued an apology. One of the parents even tied a rakhi to Fr Lobo

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Karnataka second PU supplementary exams: Details of day one plus, the full schedule 

As many as 307 joint chiefs and sitting squads plus 64 flying squads have been deployed at the examination centres

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Telangana State EAMCET 2022 results: Andhra Pradesh students bag top honours. Here's the list of top rankers 

In both Engineering and medical streams, seven of the top 10 ranks were bagged by students of Andhra Pradesh

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Gujarat: Class XII student bribes examiner, gets debarred for one year 

The boy is one of the 22 students of the Science stream who faced disciplinary action on various grounds

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IIT Madras launches online portal NPTEL for GATE exam preparation. Here are the details

The new portal provides video solutions, practice tests and online assistance in line with the GATE syllabus  

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Union Edu Minister to launch Blockchain-powered digital degrees system at NIT Rourkela's convocation on August 13

NIT Rourkela will be the second institute of national importance to award Blockchain-based digital certificates to 1,555 graduands  

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Assume greater responsibility for solving global problems: Dharmendra Pradhan to youth on International Youth Day   

"Our youth should no longer consider themselves responsible for their families or districts, but also for the country," said Pradhan   

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Students understood that JNU is a place for free exchange of ideas and not for anti-national activities: Chancellor  

As students were limited to studying from home, they realised that the ecosystem of JNU is necessary to be more creative and productive, he added  

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#JEEMainsThirdAttemptForAll is trending again! Here's why

This year, the JEE Main exam was held in two sessions: Session I in June and Session II in July. It may be noted that the exam was held in four sessions in 2021

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CBSE should consider 50:50 weightage in Board exams: Parents' association approaches Odisha High Court

A delegation from the OAM had also visited the CBSE regional office in Bhubaneswar soon after the results were published, met the Chairman there and submitted a memorandum

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One Nation-One Examination: UGC plans to combine JEE and NEET under one umbrella   

As per reports, almost 43 lakh students appeared for JEE, NEET and CUET-UG exams this year alone  

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Shah Rukh Khan La Trobe University PhD Scholarship: Here are five details you NEED to know

  Registrations opened today, August 12 for research candidates to submit an Expression of Interest for the scholarship by September 23

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#WhatTheFAQ: Did AAP government disrespect CWG medallist Divya Kakran?

The wrestler has claimed that she moved to UP after failing to receive any support from the Delhi government despite winning many medals

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POCSO Act: Karnataka HC refuses to quash case against teacher who pulled down five-year-old girl student's pants in class

In the complaint, the parents had charged the accused teacher with initially beating the child and later pulling down her pants in front of the class

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TS EAMCET 2022: Results to be declared soon. Find out how to check your scores

TSCHE has decided to waive off 25 per cent marks weightage given to the Intermediate or Class XII exams while calculating the final result

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Ukraine-returned students to be accommodated in Indian private medical colleges: Lok Sabha committee recommends

The issue was taken up in the Monsoon Session of the Parliament, but after deliberations, NMC, along with MoHFW, had concluded that accommodating the students was not a viable solution

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JEE Advanced 2022: Deadline for registration extended till today, August 12. This is how you can register 

Reports have suggested that authorities have said that there won’t be any further extension after the one made today

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Gov't school teachers of Kerala will be sensitised about POCSO Act. This is the plan 

At a recent meeting of various officers, the decision to conduct the awareness classes was taken and this was in connection with the implementation of the Act at the district level 

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IIIT Basara: Roof slab falls on PUC first-year student, injuring him 

It may be recalled that the students of IIIT Basara have been facing a host of problems

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Tamil Nadu: Anna University to get a Research Park at the cost of Rs 50 crore 

The aim of the higher education department behind setting up the research park is to promote innovations and industry-related research work in the university

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Parents from these AP villages carry children on their shoulders across a river to drop them to school

Though these villages are just four km away from Saluru, the villagers have to travel at least 12 km by road to reach Saluru for their day-to-day activities such as education

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From over 24k out-of-school children, about 18.5k have been tracked: Karnataka gov't informs High Court

The court granted the Government of Karnataka 12 weeks to submit a further status report, the court, which has been monitoring OSC since 2013

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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