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JNU crackdown reason for ABVP's defeat, say students
JNU crackdown reason for ABVP's defeat, say students

A day after the Left alliance of All India Students Association (AISA) and Students Federation of India (SFI) swept the JNU students union election, students gave the February 9 incident -- when protesters, including current students union President Kanhaiya Kumar, were arrested -- as the prime reason for the overwhelming mandate against ABVP (Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad).

SALUTE! Over 300 students from tribal-dominated regions of Madhya Pradesh clear JEE, AIIMS
SALUTE! Over 300 students from tribal-dominated regions of Madhya Pradesh clear JEE, AIIMS

Over 300 students from financially weak families from the tribal-dominated regions of Madhya Pradesh have cleared competitive like JEE, AIIMS, AIPMT and NEET among others, thanks to initiatives taken by the state government.

CBSE to hold Central Teacher Eligibility Test in Jammu for Srinagar candidates
CBSE to hold Central Teacher Eligibility Test in Jammu for Srinagar candidates

A notification in this regard has already been released on its official website. 

Next UGC-NET exam will be on Jan 22: CBSE
Next UGC-NET exam will be on Jan 22: CBSE

The next UGC-NET for Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor on 22nd January 2017 (Sunday) at selected cities across India, the CBSE said.

Javdekar inaugurates 'Sarthi' at three Rajasthan centers via video-conferencing

There was great enthusiasm among students of this small town, some 200 kms from Rajasthan capital Jaipur, as they got an opportunity on Thursday to directly interact with Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javdekar and pepper him with questions on a variety of issues.

Political heat intensifies in JNU for Friday elections

A day before Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students go to polls on Friday to elect their representatives for the JNU Students Union, leading parties of the Left and BJP-affiliated ABVP are upbeat about their prospects of winning the polls.

JKBOSE HSC part two bi-annual 2016 (private) Kashmir results declared. Check Class 12 results here
JKBOSE HSC part two bi-annual 2016 (private) Kashmir results declared. Check Class 12 results here

The Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) has declared the results of Class 12 bi-annual (private) – Kashmir division.

Delhi University polls: Women safety, regular panchayat in NSUI manifesto

Rollback of the Choice Based Credit System, a body for students from the northeast, regular panchayat and women safety measures on the campus are some of the prominent issues on NSUI's agenda for the upcoming Delhi University polls.

Bihar School Examination Board suspends affiliation of 36 schools for non-compliance
Bihar School Examination Board suspends affiliation of 36 schools for non-compliance

BSEB on Tuesday decided to suspend affiliation of 36 schools and colleges across the state.

IISc Bangalore remains India's top university, global ranking drops
IISc Bangalore remains India's top university, global ranking drops

Even as the Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore remains the country's top university, its global ranking has dropped two notches to 152 in the latest QS World University Rankings 2016-17 released on Tuesday.

India could be late by 50 years in achieving education goals: UNESCO
India could be late by 50 years in achieving education goals: UNESCO

A UNESCO report has said that according to the current trend, India will be half a century late in achieving its global education commitments.

Reaching out to out-of-school children vital: Javadekar
Reaching out to out-of-school children vital: Javadekar

"There is a vital need to reach out to children who are still out of school," Javadekar said while stressing on the need to involve communities in education.

Raising quality of education and taking it to all in the country major challenge: Kushwaha
Raising quality of education and taking it to all in the country major challenge: Kushwaha

Schools have been set up in villages, but more is needed to be done to take quality education to those living in rural areas, the minister said.

Pensioners to supervise government jobs recruitment exams
Pensioners to supervise government jobs recruitment exams

The retired central government employees will be engaged as Inspecting Officers and members of the flying squad for conducting and supervising of examinations at various places.

Two Pakistani students get admission at Nalanda University
Two Pakistani students get admission at Nalanda University

Ignoring political tension between Pakistan and India, two students from Pakistan have been granted admission at the Nalanda University in Bihar, an official said on Friday.

India's first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology to come up in Mumbai?
India's first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology to come up in Mumbai?

India's first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology is being planned to be set up in the country's commercial capital here, Chemicals and Fertilizer Minister Ananth Kumar said on Thursday.

Japan, South Korea top Asia’s most innovative universities; IITs at the bottom
Japan, South Korea top Asia’s most innovative universities; IITs at the bottom

The IITs rank 72 on the Reuters Top 75: Asia’s Most Innovative Universities list and the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore is ranked 73.

Teri university appoints Ashok Chawla as its new chancellor
Teri university appoints Ashok Chawla as its new chancellor

With this, Teri ended its last association with former Chancellor and Head R.K. Pachauri.

Delhi government to install CCTV cameras in schools?
Delhi government to install CCTV cameras in schools?

The Delhi government is planning to install CCTV cameras in schools for security purposes and to keep tabs on students and teachers' activities inside the classrooms, an official said here on Monday.

Private schools asked to follow RTE guidelines in Odisha
Private schools asked to follow RTE guidelines in Odisha

Private schools in Koraput district have been asked to follow the guidelines of the Right to Education (RTE) Act and get their doubts, if any, cleared by the district education office.

Study Constitution well, understand democratic process: President to law students
Study Constitution well, understand democratic process: President to law students

The president said the Constitution represented a second liberation, this time from the stranglehold of traditional inequality in gender, caste, community along with other fetters that had chained the country of too long.

Special education programme for disabled in Delhi govt schools

Every disabled child studying in Delhi government run and aided schools will now get personal attention with the AAP government asking special educators to prepare an individualised education programme (IEP).

Haryana to bar candidates carrying phones to exam centres
Haryana to bar candidates carrying phones to exam centres

HSSC has decided to debar candidate found possessing mobile phone or any other aiding material in the examination room from future examinations. 

UPSC issues e-admit cards for NDA, NA exams 2016
UPSC issues e-admit cards for NDA, NA exams 2016

The exams are scheduled to be held on September 18 at 41 centres.

School dropout biggest crisis in India, says Singapore Deputy PM
School dropout biggest crisis in India, says Singapore Deputy PM

Delivering the first lecture of government think-tank Niti Aayog's 'Transforming India' initiative, he said India also has the "biggest gap" between talent at the top and unfulfilled potential at bottom.

IIT-B names, shames start-ups for reneging on job offers
IIT-B names, shames start-ups for reneging on job offers

In an unprecedented move, the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) on Thursday released the names of nine companies it has blacklisted for allegedly going back on plum job placements they offered to its students.

IIT-Bombay has blacklisted these 9 companies from placements for one year
IIT-Bombay has blacklisted these 9 companies from placements for one year

It is the first time a prestigious institution like the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-Bombay) has published a list of blacklisted companies for reneging on job offers to its passouts.

Institute of Company Secretaries of India Result 2016; Check icsi.edu for ‪ICSI CS Executive Result 2016 declared
Institute of Company Secretaries of India Result 2016; Check icsi.edu for ‪ICSI CS Executive Result 2016 declared

Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) Executive Programme Examination Result June 2016 was declared on Thursday at 2 pm.

ICSI Executive Programme Examination Result June 2016 to be declared shortly; check icsi.edu, ICSI CS Result 2016
ICSI Executive Programme Examination Result June 2016 to be declared shortly; check icsi.edu, ICSI CS Result 2016

Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) Executive Programme Examination Result June 2016 will be declared on Thursday at 2 pm.

ICSI Professional Programme Examination Result June 2016 declared; check icsi.edu, Company Secretaries (CS) Examination Results
ICSI Professional Programme Examination Result June 2016 declared; check icsi.edu, Company Secretaries (CS) Examination Results

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) on Thursday declared the result of CS Examinations for Professional Programme (Old and New Syllabus).