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27 students of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Buxar test Covid positive

Buxar, April 16 | Twenty seven students of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Buxar tested positive for coronavirus on Friday after tests were conducted in...

Telangana cancels Class 10 exams in view of Covid surge

Hyderabad, April 15 | The Telangana government on Thursday decided to cancel the annual Class 10 exams and promote the students of intermediate first...

Relief, doubt, uncertainty – CBSE decision on board exams evokes mixed...

New Delhi, April 15 | The decision taken by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to cancel the Class X board exams and...

Over 150 world-class institutions to participate in IDP’s virtual education fair...

New Delhi, April 15 | Over 150 world-class institutions from Australia, the UK, the US, Canada, New Zealand, and Ireland will come together at...

Gujarat postpones class 10, 12 exams, gives mass promotion to rest

Gandhinagar, April 15 | The Gujarat government on Thursday decided to postpone the Board examinations for Classes 10 and 12 and also announced mass...

Online exams must for promotion: TN govt to Madras HC

Chennai, April 15 | The government of Tamil Nadu informed the Madras High Court on Thursday that no student will be promoted without taking...

Punjab promotes students of classes 5, 8, 10 to next class

Chandigarh, April 15 | With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing unabated across Punjab, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday announced promotion of students of...

UP Board exams put off, schools shut till May 15

Lucknow, April 15 | Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has postponed the state Board examinations for Classes 10 and 12.All Classes from 1...

Fate of UP Board students remains undecided

Lucknow, April 15 | With 17 out of 19 officials responsible for conducting the UP Education Board examination, testing positive for Covid, ...

Himachal postpones Class 10, 12, undergraduate exams

Shimla, April 14 | Amid the sharp surge in Covid-19 cases, the Himachal Pradesh government on Wednesday announced the ongoing state board examinations for...

TN should all postpone Class 12 board exams: Ramadoss

Chennai, April 14 | PMK founder S. Ramadoss on Wednesday welcomed the Central government's decision to cancel the Central Board of Secondary Education's (CBSE)...

Free coaching for TET candidates in UP

Lucknow, April 14 | In yet another decision to help the underprivileged sections of the society, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has decided...

CBSE exams for Class 10 cancelled, class 12 postponed (Ld)

New Delhi, April 14 | The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) exams for Class 10 have been cancelled and the exams for Class...

CBSE exams for Class 10 cancelled, class 12 postponed: Education Minister

New Delhi, April 14 | The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) exams for Class 10 have been cancelled and the exams for Class...

CBSE Board exams: PM to hold meet today

New Delhi, April 14 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to hold a meeting with Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal and other senior officials in...

Punjab CM demands postponement of class X, XII exams

Chandigarh, April 14 | Given the surge in Covid-19 cases, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has sought postponement of the Class X and XII...

StayQrious offers free online coding course for kids on YouTube

New Delhi, April 13 | Domestic edtech platform StayQrious on Tuesday announced that it is offering a blended-learning coding course for free on YouTube...

O.P. Jindal Global University launches India’s first University Administrative Service (UAS)

New Delhi, April 13 | In a path-breaking initiative, O.P. Jindal Global Institution of Eminence Deemed to be University (JGU) has announced India's First...

Hero Group launches EdTech company for working professionals

New Delhi, April 13 | The Hero Group, on Tuesday, launched Hero Vired -- a premium EdTech company for working professionals and higher education...

Ontario schools suspend in-person learning as Covid-19 cases soar

Ottawa, April 13 | Ontario, Canada's most populous province, announced that all schools will stay closed indefinitely to in-person learning as Covid-19 cases continue...

Sony’s Indian arm funds fellowships for IISc women students

Bengaluru, April 12 | Sony India Software Centre set up 5 fellowships for post-graduate women students at the premier Indian Institute of Science (IISc)...

BYJU’S raises $455 mn led by Baron Funds as part of...

New Delhi, April 12 | Leading ed-tech company BYJU'S has raised $455 million from investors that include Baron Funds and Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin's...

MIT scientists create music from spider webs

New York, April 12 | A team of scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US have translated the structure of...

Maha HSC/SSC Board exams postponed to May-June

Mumbai, April 12 | In a significant move amid zooming Covid cases, the state government on Monday announced that it has decided to postpone...

JIBS organizes International Scientific Conference on ‘mental health, well-being and loneliness...

New Delhi, April 12 | Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences (JIBS), O.P. Jindal Global University in collaboration with Free International University of Moldova organised...

IIT-M to launch fellowship in AI for social good

Chennai, April 11 | The Indian Institute of Technology - Madras in association with Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Narayanan family foundation...

Varanasi to be known as Sanskrit city

Lucknow, April 11 | Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will now be known as the Sanskrit city in the world.Varanasi...

BHU makes arrangements for Covid positive students

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), April 11 | Keeping in mind the rapid spread of Covid cases, the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) administration has taken specific...

‘No change in schedule of varsity-level exams in K’taka’

Bengaluru, April 11 | Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister C.N. Ashwath Narayana has said that university-level examinations, including graduation, post-graduation, engineering, diploma and other courses,...

Samsung launches new campaign to empower Indian students

Gurugram, April 10 | As remote education gets extended in the second Covid wave, Samsung on Saturday announced the ‘Back to School campaign in...

Haryana shuts schools for classes 1 to 8 till April 30

Gurugram, April 9 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday announced closure of schools for classes 1 to 8 till April 30...

Covid scourge: Maha postpones public service exams indefinitely

Mumbai, April 9 | In view of the massive Covid-19 spread, the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government has decided to postpone the Maharashtra Public...

Rs 2,000 aid, 25 kg rice to private teachers in Telangana...

Hyderabad, April 8 | The Telangana government on Thursday decided to provide financial assistance of Rs 2,000 and 25 kg rice every month to...

Rs 2,000 aid, 25 kg rice to private teachers in Telangana

Hyderabad, April 8 | The Telangana government on Thursday decided to provide financial assistance and 25 kg rice to the teachers and other...

Over 5mn Italian students back in school

Rome, April 8 | More than five million students across Italy returned to schools for in-person classes, after months of distant learning due to...

Prime Minister says exams are not last chance to prove yourself

New April 7 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaking on "Pariksha par Charcha" on Wednesday said that "Exams are not the last chance to...

Ahmedabad varsity to lead India in global climate initiative

Ahmedabad, April 6 | As the world is on the path to recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, Gujarat-based Ahmedabad University has been selected to...

BHU to collaborate on research on hydrogen energy

Varanasi, April 6 | The Hydrogen Energy Centre at Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and the National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC), New Delhi, have agreed...

HP launches MediaTek-powered Chromebook for students in India

New Delhi, April 6 | In a bid to empower students in the extended remote learning era, PC and printer major HP on Tuesday...

Karnataka directs tutorials to stop holding physical classes

Bengaluru, April 5 | Karnataka Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar on Monday said that the state government will not hesitate to act tough on...

PM’s ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha 2021’ interaction planned for Wednesday

New Delhi, April 5 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with students, teachers and parents all over the world in the the fourth...

UP students to be shown inspiring videos of great personalities

Lucknow, April 5 | The Basic Education Department in Uttar Pradesh will show students of the primary schools videos of great personalities to motivate...

Schools closed in J&K after Covid resurgence

Jammu, April 4 | In view of the increasing numbers of new Covid-19 cases, authorities in J&K on Sunday ordered closure of all schools...

Classes 10,12 practical exams in J’khand begin from April 6

Ranchi, April 3 | The Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) on Saturday issued admit cards for students appearing for classes 10 and 12 board examinations...

13 St. Stephen’s students test positive for Covid-19 (Ld)

New Delhi, April 3 | At least 13 students and two non-academic staff of Delhi's prestigious St. Stephen's college have tested positive for Covid-19....

Covid effect: Maharashtra promotes all students in Class I-VIII without exams

Mumbai, April 3 | In a significant move, the Maharashtra government has decided to promote all students studying in Class I to Class...

13 St. Stephen’s students test positive for Covid-19

New Delhi, April 3 | At least 13 students and two non-academic staff of Delhi's prestigious St. Stephen's college have tested positive for Covid-19....

Yogi govt modernises education in Sanskrit schools

Lucknow, April 1 | The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is making efforts to provide better education to students studying in Sanskrit schools...

School at protest site transforming lives of ragpickers

New Delhi, March 30 | The Savitribai Phule pathshala, a school opened by social activist Nirdesh Singh at the Ghazipur border protest site, has...

DBSE holds first board meeting, discusses 2021-22 academic year

New Delhi, March 30 | The newly set up Delhi Board of School Education (DBSE) held its first general body meeting on Tuesday, focusing...

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Airtel Payments Bank increases day-end balance limit to Rs 2 lakh

New Delhi, April 18 | In line with the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) guidelines, Airtel Payments Bank on Sunday announced that it has...