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From 2018, foreign languages may become fourth or fifth language in schools

From 2018, foreign languages may become fourth or fifth language in schools

Foreign languages such as German and French may not be part of the three-language formula in schools from the next academic session.

Oct 08, 2017, 11:52 AM IST
No spiking of marks in class 10, 12: HRD Advisory to states

No spiking of marks in class 10, 12: HRD Advisory to states

The HRD Ministry on Friday issued an advisory to states and the CBSE to stop the practice of spiking of marks in class 10 and 12 board exams from next year.

Oct 06, 2017, 17:56 PM IST
Ryan murder case: CBSE files affidavit before Supreme Court

Ryan murder case: CBSE files affidavit before Supreme Court

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday filed an affidavit before the Supreme Court in connection with the murder case of a seven-year-old student in Gurugram`s Ryan International School.

Oct 05, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
NCERT textbooks: Madras HC issues notice to Centre for quashing CBSE circular

NCERT textbooks: Madras HC issues notice to Centre for quashing CBSE circular

The Madras High Court on Friday issued notice to the Centre on a plea for quashing a circular issued by the Regional Officer, CBSE, Chennai, asking students to buy textbooks published by private publishers instead of those by the National Council for Educational Research and Training.

Sep 22, 2017, 22:18 PM IST
Maneka, Javadekar, CBSE officials to hold meet on safety protocol in schools

Maneka, Javadekar, CBSE officials to hold meet on safety protocol in schools

 Minister of Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi, Minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar and CBSE officials will today hold a high-level meeting to develop a set of guidelines and protocols for schools to ensure the safety and security of students.

Sep 18, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
Ryan student murder: CBSE blames school, asks why affiliation shouldn't be revoked

Ryan student murder: CBSE blames school, asks why affiliation shouldn't be revoked

In a show cause notice to the school, it said the boy's death could have been averted had it discharged its duty with responsibility, care, sincerity.

Sep 16, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
CBSE holds schools responsible for student safety, issues new guidelines

CBSE holds schools responsible for student safety, issues new guidelines

The guidelines come amid increased concerns about the safety of students in school premises following the killing of a seven-year-old student in a Gurgaon school and the rape of a five-year-old girl by a school peon in Delhi.

Sep 14, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

Ryan school gardener detained in Class II student murder case

SIT teams yesterday searched the school here for clues to the crime while a CBSE panel also inspected the premises to examine loopholes in security arrangements.

Sep 14, 2017, 12:15 PM IST
CBSE circular for safety of children in schools – From psychometric test of school staff to installing CCTVs – Details inside

CBSE circular for safety of children in schools – From psychometric test of school staff to installing CCTVs – Details inside

In the wake of the butal murder of seven-year-old Pradyuman at Ryan International School, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has said the onus for safety and security of children in school campus shall solely lie upon the school authorities.

Sep 14, 2017, 08:46 AM IST

Gurugram schoolboy murder: SIT, CBSE teams inspect Ryan school

The Gurugram Police's Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the crime also took samples of fingerprints and shoes at the crime scene, including the toilet, a day after recreating the sequence of events there.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

Police to conduct background checks of staff in Jammu schools

The move follows rising concern about safety of children at schools after a seven-year-old boy was found dead with his throat slit in the washroom of a prominent school in Gurugram.

Sep 13, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
Ryan student murder case: Bombay HC to hear CEO Pinto's anticipatory bail plea today

Ryan student murder case: Bombay HC to hear CEO Pinto's anticipatory bail plea today

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday will hear Ryan International School's CEO Ryan Pinto's plea seeking anticipatory bail in connection with the alleged murder of a seven-year-old Pradyuman Thakur in the institution's premises in Gurgaon. 

Sep 12, 2017, 07:24 AM IST

CBSE panel to probe Gurugram student's murder; Javadekar says 'unfortunate incident'

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday said it has formed a committee to investigate the brutal murder of a seven-year-old student in Ryan International school in Gurugram.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Many Delhi schools don't have science, commerce streams: HC notice to CBSE

Many Delhi schools don't have science, commerce streams: HC notice to CBSE

The Public Interest Litigation (PIL) pointed out that the distribution of schools offering science and commerce streams is "alarmingly uneven".

Sep 08, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
CBSE asks schools to frame service rules following complaints

CBSE asks schools to frame service rules following complaints

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has directed schools affiliated to it to frame service rules for teachers following complaints of violation of norms.

Sep 06, 2017, 19:23 PM IST
Anita Karwal appointed CBSE chief

Anita Karwal appointed CBSE chief

Karwal is the Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Human Resources Development (HRD).

Aug 31, 2017, 23:34 PM IST
CBSE amends order, allows schools to run shops to sell books

CBSE amends order, allows schools to run shops to sell books

Amending its April directive, CBSE has now allowed schools to open shops in their premises to sell NCERT books, stationery and other material required by students.

Aug 30, 2017, 17:53 PM IST
CBSE school fees should follow state govt's norms: Chairman R K Chaturvedi

CBSE school fees should follow state govt's norms: Chairman R K Chaturvedi

"Our affiliation by-laws say the fee should be commensurate with infrastructure and facilities offered by the school. The quantum of fee should be on par with the (respective) state government's norms," Chaturvedi said, speaking to reporters at the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India here.

Aug 26, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
HRD junks plan for common engineering entrance test

HRD junks plan for common engineering entrance test

There are over 3,300 approved engineering colleges in the country affiliated to universities, with an annual intake of around 16 lakh students.

 

Aug 23, 2017, 19:19 PM IST

Various steps taken to curb child pornography: Centre to SC

The apex court was hearing a petition which has sought direction to the Centre to take appropriate steps to curb the menace of child pornography across the country.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:44 PM IST