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World didn't think India could achieve 100 crore vaccination mark, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria

The top five states that have administered the highest number of doses are Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh

Published on 21st October 2021

Students' credit scheme: Bengal government asks DMs to look into complaints against private banks for seeking collateral

The higher education department had introduced the "Student Credit Card" scheme to enable beneficiaries to pursue their studies without having any financial constraint

Published on 19th September 2021

Authorities tracing contacts of 31 nursing students who tested COVID positive in Bengaluru

Among 31 nursing students who tested positive for COVID, 20 hail from Kerala and 11 came from West Bengal

Published on 3rd September 2021

SFI protest in Kolkata against expulsion of Visva-Bharati students

The protestors carried placards blaming the VC of exhibiting "fascist temperament'' and expelling the three VB students without giving them a chance to defend themselves

Published on 26th August 2021

West Bengal Board of Secondary Education to reduce Class 10 syllabus by up to 35 per cent

In a statement, the board said on Tuesday there will be 30-35 per cent reduction in the curriculum of all seven subjects for Class 10 students who will appear in the Madhyamik Pariksha next year

Published on 25th August 2021

Five contractual teachers drink 'poison' outside West Bengal education deptarment seeking revocation of transfer orders

The agitating teachers, all members of a platform for contractual school teachers, 'Sikshak Oikyo Manch', had been seeking regularisation of services and revocation of faraway transfer orders

Published on 24th August 2021

West Bengal government removed state Higher Secondary Council President after multiple controversies

Das had been in controversy ever since the higher secondary results were out in July in which about two per cent of the total 8,19,202 candidates were declared failed leading to state-wide protests

Published on 13th August 2021

Mamata says mulling reopening schools, colleges after Durga Puja vacation

Educational institutions have been closed in the state since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in March last year

Published on 6th August 2021

SFI demands increase in seats in both higher secondary & UG level in West Bengal

The pass percentage in both Class 10 and 12 West Bengal board examination this year was 100 hundred per cent

Published on 5th August 2021

Over 24,000 children committed suicide between 2017 and 2019, 4,000 died due to failure in exams

The highest number of deaths by suicide among children in this age bracket was reported from Madhya Pradesh at 3,115 followed by West Bengal at 2,802, Maharashtra at 2,527 and Tamil Nadu at 2,035

Published on 1st August 2021

WB Board Class 10 exams: 100 per cent pass, 90 per cent score at least 60 per cent. Find more details here

The schools can collect marksheet from 49 camps of the board from Tuesday and from schools only parents will be given the mark sheets

Published on 20th July 2021
Jadavpur University Kolkata

How did computers and instruments worth lakhs get stolen from Jadavpur University? Were insiders involved?

Equipment stolen were being used by PG students and PhD researchers, and official records stored in them are forever lost

Published on 16th July 2021

Class 10 students in Bengal to get scoresheets on July 20 based on Class 9 results, internal assessment marks 

The date of birth and registration number of the candidate will be needed to access the scoresheet online. Over 12 lakh students were slated to appear for the Class 10 examination this year.

Published on 16th July 2021
Subhas Sarkar

Meet Dr Subhas Sarkar from WB: Here's all you need to know about the new Minister of State for Education

Dr Subhas Sarkar is an MP from Bankura in West Bengal. He is a doctor by profession and was made the Vice President of the saffron party's state unit in 2017

Published on 8th July 2021

Calcutta HC stays appointment of teachers after alleged violation of recruitment rules

The petition by some candidates claimed that the rules of the West Bengal School Service Commission were not followed in preparing the interview list

Published on 1st July 2021

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