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Govt slams 'uninformed commentary' over exclusion of topics from CBSE syllabi, says 'leave politics out of education'
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Govt slams 'uninformed commentary' over exclusion of topics from CBSE syllabi, says 'leave politics out of education'

Congress said CBSE's removal of chapters on Federalism, Secularism, Nationalism and citizenship, which are the pillars of Indian democracy, is a crude joke on democracy

UGC issues guidelines for conducting  exams; arrangements to be made for masks, sanitisers, centres to be thoroughly disinfected
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UGC issues guidelines for conducting exams; arrangements to be made for masks, sanitisers, centres to be thoroughly disinfected

The guidelines also said that if a student is exhibiting symptoms like fever, they should either be made to sit in a separate room, or preparations should be made to allow that student to appear at a later date.

CBSE slashes syllabus by 30%; deleted chapters include secularism, nationalism, GST, foreign relations, citizenship, democracy, federalism
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CBSE slashes syllabus by 30%; deleted chapters include secularism, nationalism, GST, foreign relations, citizenship, democracy, federalism

According to updated CBSE curriculum, the chapters deleted from the Class 10 syllabus are those dealing with democracy and diversity, gender, religion and caste, popular struggles and movement and challenges to democracy.

CBSE Revised Syllabus 2020-21: Central Board to reduce syllabus for Classes 9 to 12 by 30%, says HRD Minister
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CBSE Revised Syllabus 2020-21: Central Board to reduce syllabus for Classes 9 to 12 by 30%, says HRD Minister

CBSE Revised Syllabus 2020-21 | The CBSE in a notification said that the syllabus was being rationalised while retaining the core concepts as class room teaching had been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

CTET July 2020 examination: CBSE postpones exam, next date to be announced after COVID-19 situation improves
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CTET July 2020 examination: CBSE postpones exam, next date to be announced after COVID-19 situation improves

The announcement of the postponement of CTET 2020 was made by Union human resource development (HRD) minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal.

Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti releases result for Class 6 and 9 entrance exam; check at navodaya.gov.in
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Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti releases result for Class 6 and 9 entrance exam; check at navodaya.gov.in

The Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti announced the entrance exam result for Class 6 and 9 today. The Jawahar Navodaya Vidayalaya Selection Test (JNVST) for Class 6 and Class 9 was conducted on 11 January and 8 February.

Centre likely to reduce syllabus for upcoming academic year, announces Ramesh Pokhriyal; classes were delayed due to COVID-19 outbreak
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Centre likely to reduce syllabus for upcoming academic year, announces Ramesh Pokhriyal; classes were delayed due to COVID-19 outbreak

The coronavirus outbreak has led to delay in starting classes for the new sessions and postponement of exams.

CBSE students can give Class 10 and Class 12 board exams from home district, says HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal
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CBSE students can give Class 10 and Class 12 board exams from home district, says HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Wednesday said students who have moved back to their hometowns due to nationwide coronavirus lockdown can appear for their remaining CBSE Class 10 and Class 12 board examinations 2020 from their home districts

CBSE Class 10, 12 Board Exam Date Sheet 2020: Schedule released for pending papers, download at cbse.nic.in
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CBSE Class 10, 12 Board Exam Date Sheet 2020: Schedule released for pending papers, download at cbse.nic.in

The dates for the remaining Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 10 and Class 12 board examinations have been announced on Monday. As per the latest notification, the exams will be held between 1 July and 15 July.

NTA extends deadline for application to UGC NET, JNUEE, CSIR and ICAR exams till 31 May in view of COVID-19 lockdown
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NTA extends deadline for application to UGC NET, JNUEE, CSIR and ICAR exams till 31 May in view of COVID-19 lockdown

The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Friday extended the deadline for the submission of online applications for a number of upcoming entrance examinations.

HRD Ministry urges students to explore UGC MOOCs; here is what you need to know about the free online education platform
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HRD Ministry urges students to explore UGC MOOCs; here is what you need to know about the free online education platform

Union Minister for Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal has asked students in undergraduate or post graduate courses to explore UGC MOOCs

HRD Ministry launches VidyaDaan 2.0, asks people to contribute to e-learning content
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HRD Ministry launches VidyaDaan 2.0, asks people to contribute to e-learning content

VidyaDaan is a common national programme to develop and contribute e-learning content to help children to continue their learning anytime and anywhere.

Coronavirus outbreak: CBSE to offer online fitness lessons to children from 15 April in the wake of lockdown
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Coronavirus outbreak: CBSE to offer online fitness lessons to children from 15 April in the wake of lockdown

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and Fit India Mission have joined hands to offer live classes on basic exercises, nutrition, yoga and meditation. The CBSE posted about the development on Twitter

JNU hostel fee hike: Calls for vice chancellor’s removal not reasonable after acceptance of students’ basic demands, says HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal
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JNU hostel fee hike: Calls for vice chancellor’s removal not reasonable after acceptance of students’ basic demands, says HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

Calls for the removal of JNU Vice Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar are now not reasonable as the basic demand of students on hostel fee hike has been met, says Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'

Smriti Irani, Piyush Goyal, Ravi Shankar Prasad among 36 Union ministers to visit J&K to raise awareness on benefits of scrapping Article 370
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Smriti Irani, Piyush Goyal, Ravi Shankar Prasad among 36 Union ministers to visit J&K to raise awareness on benefits of scrapping Article 370

Union Ministers Arjun Meghwal, Ashwini Choubey and Jitendra Singh landed at Srinagar airport on Saturday, kickstarting a week-long mass awareness programme by the Centre to apprise the people about the benefits of revoking Article 370

As vice-chancellors walk tightrope between protests and protocol, creation of room for dissent may remedy admin lapses at campuses
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As vice-chancellors walk tightrope between protests and protocol, creation of room for dissent may remedy admin lapses at campuses

The violence witnessed within Jamia Millia Islamia, AMU and JNU stirred up a movement seeking safety within campuses all over the country, serving as a reminder of the strength of politics, but also showing the administrative heads of the affected institutions in a grim light

JNU violence: Varsity administration briefs HRD officials, Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar skips meet
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JNU violence: Varsity administration briefs HRD officials, Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar skips meet

The meeting was attended by the JNU registrar, proctor and other admin officials who briefed the ministry officials on the sequence of events that unfolded on the campus and the measures taken to restore normalcy

Amity University confers honorary doctorates on industrialists Ratan Tata and GM Rao during annual convocation ceremony
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Amity University confers honorary doctorates on industrialists Ratan Tata and GM Rao during annual convocation ceremony

Industrialists Ratan Tata and GM Rao were conferred honorary doctorates on Thursday by a private university in Noida.

JNUSU writes to HRD minister, Delhi edu minister, demands revocation of varsity’s alleged denial of registration to two Dalit BTech students
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JNUSU writes to HRD minister, Delhi edu minister, demands revocation of varsity’s alleged denial of registration to two Dalit BTech students

Overnight, students were told that they did not have necessary grades, hence their registration to third semester starting July 2019 was being withheld

Uttarakhand HC junks review pleas of Bhagat Singh Koshiyari, Vijay Bahuguna; ex-CMs to pay rent for overstay in official bungalows
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Uttarakhand HC junks review pleas of Bhagat Singh Koshiyari, Vijay Bahuguna; ex-CMs to pay rent for overstay in official bungalows

Some of the former chief ministers of Uttarakhand affected by the court order include late ND Tiwari, BC Khanduri and Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.