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Explained: The minimum age criteria for Kendriya Vidyalayas and what the court has said
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Explained: The minimum age criteria for Kendriya Vidyalayas and what the court has said

The KVS' decision to raise the age of admission from five to six years for class 1 admissions was challenged by parents in the Delhi High Court and later, the Supreme Court

Explained: Why has the government scrapped the MP quota for Kendriya Vidyalaya?
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Explained: Why has the government scrapped the MP quota for Kendriya Vidyalaya?

Currently, with 543 MPs in the Lok Sabha and 245 in the Rajya Sabha, 7,880 admissions to KVs were possible against this quota every year

KVS recruitment 2022: Vacancies open for TGT, PGT and other posts; check details here
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KVS recruitment 2022: Vacancies open for TGT, PGT and other posts; check details here

It is to be noted that the deadline to submit the application form is 22 March 2022

JEE, NEET board exams 2021 will be set based on reduced syllabus, says Ramesh Pokhriyal
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JEE, NEET board exams 2021 will be set based on reduced syllabus, says Ramesh Pokhriyal

During a webinar, the Union education minister said CBSE students will also only have to study the revised syllabus. The syllabus was revised due to disruptions caused by COVID-19 pandemic

Kendriya Vidyalaya schools begin online registration for Class 1 at kvsonlineadmission.kvs.gov.in; 7 August is last date to apply
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Kendriya Vidyalaya schools begin online registration for Class 1 at kvsonlineadmission.kvs.gov.in; 7 August is last date to apply

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan will release the first provisionally selected students list for Class 1 on 11 August, the second list will be out on 9 April.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju urges all schools to provide progressive fitness report cards of its students
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju urges all schools to provide progressive fitness report cards of its students

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday asked all schools to conduct a technical evaluation and provide progressive fitness report cards of its students.

Chandrayaan 2: PM Modi to be joined by 60 student space quiz winners in witnessing landing from ISRO control room
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Chandrayaan 2: PM Modi to be joined by 60 student space quiz winners in witnessing landing from ISRO control room

ISRO held an online quiz on 25 August open to students from class 8 to 10 in KV schools across the country.

More than 21 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings found unsafe in audit; HRD ministry issues directive not to run schools in these structures
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More than 21 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings found unsafe in audit; HRD ministry issues directive not to run schools in these structures

More than 20 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings across the country have been found partially or fully unsafe in an audit, prompting the HRD Ministry to issue directives that schools should not be run in them.

KVS admissions 2019-20: Application process for class 2 and above ends today, log on to kvsonline admission.in for details
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KVS admissions 2019-20: Application process for class 2 and above ends today, log on to kvsonline admission.in for details

The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) will end the registration process for admission to class 2 and above (except class 11) on Tuesday, 9 April.

Kendriya Vidyalaya (KVS) admission 2019: Registration for Class 2 and above begins at kvsangathan.nic.in; check here to know how to apply
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Kendriya Vidyalaya (KVS) admission 2019: Registration for Class 2 and above begins at kvsangathan.nic.in; check here to know how to apply

Admissions to Kendriya Vidyalaya (KVS) admission 2019 would be done on the basis of availability in a particular class. Application forms for Class 11 will be issued after the declaration of Class 10 board exam results

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.

Plea for Sanskrit prayers at Kendriya Vidyalayas begs for honest judicial, political test of Indian secularism
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Plea for Sanskrit prayers at Kendriya Vidyalayas begs for honest judicial, political test of Indian secularism

Is it against the Constitution for the Kendriya Vidyalayas, institutes which are funded and managed by the government, to insist on students beginning their day with a Hindu prayer?

Prayers at Kendriya Vidyalayas: Identifying Sanskrit with Hinduism puts many State-run institutions under scanner
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Prayers at Kendriya Vidyalayas: Identifying Sanskrit with Hinduism puts many State-run institutions under scanner

The moot point is if reciting three sentences in Sanskrit followed by a prayer which only invokes the divinity without any specific reference to any Hindu deity amounts to imparting religious instructions.

At Pariksha Pe Charcha 2.0, Narendra Modi says parents should not expect children to fulfil their own unfulfilled dreams
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At Pariksha Pe Charcha 2.0, Narendra Modi says parents should not expect children to fulfil their own unfulfilled dreams

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked parents not to expect their children to fulfil their unfulfilled dreams as he interacted with a number of students, teachers and parents in the second edition of the Pariksha Pe Charcha event at New Delhi's Talkatora Stadium.

CTET 2018: Over 17 lakh candidates who took the test can expect answer key within a week at ctet.nic.in
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CTET 2018: Over 17 lakh candidates who took the test can expect answer key within a week at ctet.nic.in

The CTET exam was conducted at 2,296 centres across the country and the paper organised in two phases. Around 17 lakh people took the national-level test that was held in 20 languages in 92 cities across the nation

CBSE 12th Result 2018 declared: Girls outshine boys; Trivandrum emerge as best performing region
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CBSE 12th Result 2018 declared: Girls outshine boys; Trivandrum emerge as best performing region

The CBSE Class 12 examinations saw a marginal improvement in passing percentage with 83.01 percent clearing the All India Senior School Certificate Examination, the results of which were declared today on cbse.nic.in; Meghna Srivastava of Noida topped the exams

Women employees of govt having child through surrogacy to get maternity leave
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Women employees of govt having child through surrogacy to get maternity leave

Women employees of the central government who have a child through surrogacy will be entitled to maternity leave, according to an official order of the personnel ministry.

Nirbhaya's rape her own mistake, don't wear lipstick and jeans, Raipur teacher warns girls; sparks outrage
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Nirbhaya's rape her own mistake, don't wear lipstick and jeans, Raipur teacher warns girls; sparks outrage

Nirbhaya's gangrape was her own mistake, and not of her rapists’, a Kendriya Vidyalaya teacher in Raipur allegedly told her students.

Ammonia leaks at chemical plant in Kochi's Willingdon Island, forces evacuation of residents, school students
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Ammonia leaks at chemical plant in Kochi's Willingdon Island, forces evacuation of residents, school students

Students of the central school in Willingdon Island and nearby residents were made to evacuate the area after ammonia gas allegedly leaked from a tanker lorry.

SC issues notice to Centre over PIL that claims Hindi prayers in Kendriya Vidyalayas promote a certain religion
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SC issues notice to Centre over PIL that claims Hindi prayers in Kendriya Vidyalayas promote a certain religion

The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Centre over a PIL against Hindi and Sanskrit school prayers being recited in Kendriya Vidyalaya schools.