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Board exams 2022: SC dismisses plea seeking cancellation of offline exams for classes 10, 12
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Board exams 2022: SC dismisses plea seeking cancellation of offline exams for classes 10, 12

The apex court observed that the petition is 'ill-advised' and 'premature' and the authorities are yet to take appropriate decision with regard to conducting exams of the various boards

CBSE declares Class 12 results: Education board, netizens flood Twitter with memes as 1.5 lakh students score over 90%
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CBSE declares Class 12 results: Education board, netizens flood Twitter with memes as 1.5 lakh students score over 90%

As the results were released, CBSE and netizens took to social media to share memes about the end of the long wait and the high pass percentage

'Will hold state responsible for any death': SC warns Andhra Pradesh govt against holding Class 12 board exams
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'Will hold state responsible for any death': SC warns Andhra Pradesh govt against holding Class 12 board exams

The apex court bench said the state should keep in mind the impact of the second COVID wave, how fast it unfolded and how it will cope if it is hit by the third wave

Allahabad University to promote second, third year UG students without exams
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Allahabad University to promote second, third year UG students without exams

As a preventive measure, the university had preponed the summer vacations from 15 May to 4 May. The university will now open on 5 July.

Lucknow University to declare undergraduate, PG results soon on lkouniv.ac.in
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Lucknow University to declare undergraduate, PG results soon on lkouniv.ac.in

The university has also requested the government to allow it to promote the Undergraduate and Postgraduate students so that at least the next session can be started on time

Andhra Pradesh closes schools for classes 1 to 9 amid COVID-19 spike; SSC, inter exams to be held as per schedule
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Andhra Pradesh closes schools for classes 1 to 9 amid COVID-19 spike; SSC, inter exams to be held as per schedule

State education minister Adimulapu Suresh said that exams will be cancelled only if COVID-19 cases witnesses a rapid rise in the coming three weeks

MPSC 2021: Maharashtra govt postpones exams due to surge in COVID-19 cases
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MPSC 2021: Maharashtra govt postpones exams due to surge in COVID-19 cases

The decision was taken in a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, which was attended by cabinet ministers and the Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis

Pariksha Pe Charcha: Narendra Modi tells students to not fear exams, value free time
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Pariksha Pe Charcha: Narendra Modi tells students to not fear exams, value free time

Interacting with students virtually in his annual Pariksha Pe Charcha programme, the prime minister advised students to not run away from any subject even if they find it difficult

Tamil Nadu govt waives final exams for Class 9, 10, 11; students to be promoted on internal assessment
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Tamil Nadu govt waives final exams for Class 9, 10, 11; students to be promoted on internal assessment

The students will be promoted based on the internal assessment with 80 percent weightage assigned quarterly and half-yearly examinations, while 20 percent marks will depend on examinees’ attendance in the last academic year

SPPU to conduct online, Multiple Choice Questions-based exams for all degree students in March
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SPPU to conduct online, Multiple Choice Questions-based exams for all degree students in March

First and second-year students will have question papers of 50 marks. Final year students will attempt papers of 70 marks, which includes a 20 mark descrptive answer format

Bengal weighing options to hold final-year university exams in Oct, Maharashtra says final call after meeting with VCs
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Bengal weighing options to hold final-year university exams in Oct, Maharashtra says final call after meeting with VCs

Upholding the UGC decision to hold final year exams, the SC said on Friday that if any state feels they can't conduct exams by 30 September, they must approach the UGC for new dates

Chorus grows for postponing entrance exams due to COVID-19; over 4,000 students observe day-long hunger strike
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Chorus grows for postponing entrance exams due to COVID-19; over 4,000 students observe day-long hunger strike

The protest came on a day Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said the government must listen to the 'mann ki baat' of students and arrive at "an acceptable solution"

UPSSSC exams in Uttar Pradesh postponed as candidates in many districts unable to download admit cards amid internet shutdown
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UPSSSC exams in Uttar Pradesh postponed as candidates in many districts unable to download admit cards amid internet shutdown

According to an official notification, UPSSSC examinations will now be held on 4 and 10 January 2020

National Talent Search Examination 2020 dates declared by NCERT; first stage to be held on 2, 3 and 17 November
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National Talent Search Examination 2020 dates declared by NCERT; first stage to be held on 2, 3 and 17 November

The first stage of the NTSE will be held on 2 November in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar islands.

Raju failed school exam, paid with his life
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Raju failed school exam, paid with his life

Education is one of few pathways out of poverty, but underprivileged children like Raju, who hanged himself from a tamarind tree in Telangana, cannot afford private tuitions

KVS Admissions 2019-20: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan releases merit list for Class 1 at kvsangathan.nic.in
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KVS Admissions 2019-20: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan releases merit list for Class 1 at kvsangathan.nic.in

According to the schedule released by Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, the second and third merit lists of Kendriya Vidyalaya Class 1 admission will be released on 9 and 23 April respectively.

Maharashtra SSC Examination 2019 begins today; 59,000 students to appear for old syllabus exam
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Maharashtra SSC Examination 2019 begins today; 59,000 students to appear for old syllabus exam

The SSC board has revamped the syllabus and paper patterns for the 2019 examination, and has also scrapped internal examination for languages and social sciences.

Andhra Pradesh inter hall tickets 2019 for 1st, 2nd year released; check at jnanabhumi.ap.gov.in
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Andhra Pradesh inter hall tickets 2019 for 1st, 2nd year released; check at jnanabhumi.ap.gov.in

Candidates who will appear for Andhra Pradesh board exam should get their admit cards signed by the Principal to consider it as valid.

Ahead of board exams, CBSE chief asks students to ‘firewall’ distractions, ‘download’ competencies and life skills
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Ahead of board exams, CBSE chief asks students to ‘firewall’ distractions, ‘download’ competencies and life skills

Download competencies and life skills, firewall all distractions, CBSE chief Anita Karwal tells students ahead of Class 12 and Class 10 board exams

SBI PO main exam 2018 result announced at official website; check sbi.co.in or bank.sbi for details
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SBI PO main exam 2018 result announced at official website; check sbi.co.in or bank.sbi for details

With 2000 vacancies for the SBI PO post, successful candidates would now be called in for group exercises and interviews.