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JEE Main, NEET 2020 exam dates: NTA pushes entrance tests to September due to COVID-19; here's the new schedule
India

JEE Main, NEET 2020 exam dates: NTA pushes entrance tests to September due to COVID-19; here's the new schedule

The decision was taken by an expert panel set up by the HRD ministry and the National Testing Agency in view of the coronavirus pandemic

S Jaishankar inaugurates PhD programme at IITs for ASEAN students in Delhi; 1,000 candidates to be selected for first three years
India

S Jaishankar inaugurates PhD programme at IITs for ASEAN students in Delhi; 1,000 candidates to be selected for first three years

IIT-Delhi will be the coordinating agency for this programme which will select 1,000 students from the ASEAN countries in the next three years

Month after abrogation of Article 370, 10 Union ministries join hands for development of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh
India

Month after abrogation of Article 370, 10 Union ministries join hands for development of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh

Around 10 Union ministries joined hands to speed up development work in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh

Narendra Modi govt 2.0 and its 1,000-day agenda: With focus on housing, ministries start work on 75 welfare projects to be completed by June 2022
India

Narendra Modi govt 2.0 and its 1,000-day agenda: With focus on housing, ministries start work on 75 welfare projects to be completed by June 2022

As promised in the 2019 election manifesto, the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government has hit the ground running to complete 75 milestone projects by June 2022, just a few months before the 75th anniversary of India's Independence.

Delhi HC seeks Centre, AAP govt's stand on PIL seeking free education, food and medical aid for poor kids up to age 14
India

Delhi HC seeks Centre, AAP govt's stand on PIL seeking free education, food and medical aid for poor kids up to age 14

A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V K Rao of the Delhi High Court issued notice to the ministries of Human Resource Development and Women and Child Development, the Delhi government and the three corporations in the city seeking their stand on the petition by 31 July, the next date of hearing

Weight limit for school bags, no homework for students of classes 1 and 2: HRD ministry's new directives to schools
India

Weight limit for school bags, no homework for students of classes 1 and 2: HRD ministry's new directives to schools

According to the official order, the HRD ministry has "instructed all the states and Union Territories to formulate guidelines to regulate the teaching of subjects and weight of school bags in accordance with the Government of India instructions".

IIT-Council rejects proposal to reform JEE (Advanced), will continue to offer B Tech courses, says Prakash Javadekar
India

IIT-Council rejects proposal to reform JEE (Advanced), will continue to offer B Tech courses, says Prakash Javadekar

IIT council decided Monday it will continue to offer B Tech programmes and there will be no reform in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)

CBSE paper leak: Class 12 economics paper re-test tomorrow; students can appear with same admit card
India

CBSE paper leak: Class 12 economics paper re-test tomorrow; students can appear with same admit card

Earlier this month, the CBSE had said it found no impact of the Class 10 mathematics paper leak after an assessment.

NIRF Ranking 2018 lists IISc, IIT-Madras, IIM-Ahmedabad, JNU as top institutes: Delhi's Miranda House is India's best college
India

NIRF Ranking 2018 lists IISc, IIT-Madras, IIM-Ahmedabad, JNU as top institutes: Delhi's Miranda House is India's best college

The National Institution Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2018 rankings for higher education institutes was announced by the Union Human Resource Development Ministry on Tuesday.

Government is finalising a National Sports Code, says sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
Sports

Government is finalising a National Sports Code, says sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

"We are preparing the National Sports Code to bring transparency and efficiency in the sports organisations and various federations," Rathore told reporters here.

Ryan International School murder: Maneka Gandhi, Prakash Javadekar to hold meet on safety protocol in schools tomorrow
India

Ryan International School murder: Maneka Gandhi, Prakash Javadekar to hold meet on safety protocol in schools tomorrow

Union ministers Maneka Gandhi and Prakash Javadekar will hold a high-level meeting on Wednesday to develop a protocol for educational institutions to ensure safety of students following incidents of child sexual abuse in schools, a government official said.

SC seeks Centre's response to petition challenging grant of extra marks in IIT-JEE Advanced
India

SC seeks Centre's response to petition challenging grant of extra marks in IIT-JEE Advanced

The Supreme Court has sought the Centre's response to a petition challenging the grant of seven extra marks to all candidates who appeared for the IIT-JEE

India's government schools in disarray: Here's a blueprint to improve quality of education, bring about accountability
India

India's government schools in disarray: Here's a blueprint to improve quality of education, bring about accountability

In order to see that the government is able to successfully push its digital literacy programme forward and provide books through its e-portal, it would have to take some effective steps

CBSE Board Class 12 Results 2017 declared: Check scores at cbseresults.nic.in, results.nic.in
India

CBSE Board Class 12 Results 2017 declared: Check scores at cbseresults.nic.in, results.nic.in

Candidates can check their marks on one of the official websites: cbse.nic.in, results.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in.

CBSE Board Class 12 Results 2017 to be declared today: Check grades on cbse.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in
India

CBSE Board Class 12 Results 2017 to be declared today: Check grades on cbse.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in

The Central Board of Secondary Education is expected to announce the results of Class XII on Sunday, 28 May. Candidates can check their marks on cbse.nic.in, results.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in

CBSE Board Class 12 Results 2017 to be declared on 28 May: Check your grades on cbse.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in
India

CBSE Board Class 12 Results 2017 to be declared on 28 May: Check your grades on cbse.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in

The Central Board of Secondary Education is expected to announce the results of Class XII on Sunday, 28 May. Candidates can check their marks on cbse.nic.in

HRD ministry may tweak IIM bill, water down Centre's powers
Politics

HRD ministry may tweak IIM bill, water down Centre's powers

Facing open criticism over the draft IIM bill that gives sweeping powers to the government in policy matters governing the prestigious B-schools, the HRD Ministry is considering doing away with some contentious clauses that may infringe on their autonomy.

HRD ministry asks DU to respond to teachers' allegations against VC
India

HRD ministry asks DU to respond to teachers' allegations against VC

Taking cognisance of a 'white paper' released by the DUTA alleging financial and administrative irregularities in the varsity's functioning, the HRD ministry has directed DU to submit a point-by-point explanation on each issue raised in it.

Bihar midday meal tragedy: Govt probe panel hasn't met even once
India

Bihar midday meal tragedy: Govt probe panel hasn't met even once

A committee headed by Union Minister M M Pallam Raju to assess the mid-day meal scheme and its monitoring mechanisms has not met even once since it was constituted in August 2013.

Aakash dream riddled with roadblocks, IIT-Rajasthan rejects 3,000 units
News & Analysis

Aakash dream riddled with roadblocks, IIT-Rajasthan rejects 3,000 units

Seems like the disappointment will linger around for a while longer. India's dream of producing the world's most ...