CBSE directs for strict implementation of POCSO Act by schools

 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has directed all schools affiliated under it to strictly comply with the POCSO Act by taking special measures, to prevent any case of sexual exploitation.

CBSE maths exam: Board to meet principals, mulls grace marking

Amidst complaints among CBSE class XII students over the "difficulty level" of their mathematics examination, the board has called some school principals for a meeting to discuss the matter and is also mulling whether to give a relaxation in the marking for the paper.

CBSE Class 12 exam: Issue of tough maths paper raised in Parliament

A senior Congress member on Thursday raised the issue of the tough mathematics question paper in the ongoing CBSE board examinations and asked the government to consider the issue "seriously".

JEE (Main)-2015 admit cards available on official website
JEE (Main)-2015 admit cards available on official website

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) admit cards have been made available on the official website i.e. jeemain.nic.in.

CBSE board examinations begin; lakhs of students appear
CBSE board examinations begin; lakhs of students appear

Lakhs of students appeared for Central Board of Secondary Education's Class X and XII exams which began on Monday.

CTET 2015 examination held across 988 centres on Sunday

The Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2015 exam, conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), for aspiring teachers was held across the country on Sunday.

'Mann Ki Baat': PM Modi gives pep talk to students, asks them to take exams confidently
'Mann Ki Baat': PM Modi gives pep talk to students, asks them to take exams confidently

In a pep talk to students preparing for board and competitive exams, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday night counselled them to appear for these tests with self-confidence without getting nervous by making it an issue of life and death.

Govt contemplating change in existing Class X CBSE exam system
Govt contemplating change in existing Class X CBSE exam system

The NDA government is contemplating a change in the existing examination system of Class 10 held by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and plans to include 'qualitative education full of Sanskar'.

SC seeks Centre's view on making 'moral science' compulsory

The Supreme Court on Monday sought responses from the Centre and the Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) on a plea to make `moral science` a compulsory subject in all standards in schools across the country.

CBSE pre-exam counselling to begin February 2

 The Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE) Friday said it will provide pre-examination psychological counselling to students and parents from Feb 2.

Good Governance Day: Online essay contest in schools Dec 25-26

The Delhi High Court was Wednesday informed by the central government that it has decided to carry out various activities like online essay competitions in CBSE schools for two days - Dec 25 and 26 - so that students` participation increases on Good Governance Day.

Kendriya Vidyalayas to remain closed on Christmas, online essay competition voluntary: CBSE

Putting an end to the controversy over schools remaining open on December 25, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday said that it has not issued any such directions.

Schools to remain closed on December 25: CBSE

Close on the heels of the controversy surrounding the observance of good governance day on X'Mas day, CBSE on Monday made it clear that participation in the event was "voluntary" as schools will remain closed on that day and essays would be submitted only through mobiles.

Centre bringing policy for safety of NE people in metros

Union Home Ministry is coming up with a 'policy' to look into the safety and security of the North East people residing in metros besides introduction of NE subject in the syllabus of CBSE from next season.

Congress moves privilege motion against Venkaiah Naidu

The Congress Thursday moved a privilege motion in the Lok Sabha against Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu for "misleading" the house over the Christmas holiday in Navodaya schools issue.

CBSE announces CTET Feb 2015 schedule; click here to apply
CBSE announces CTET Feb 2015 schedule; click here to apply

In a good news for aspiring teachers, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced the latest schedule for Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET).

Circular for good governance day in schools on X'mas day kicks up row

The Union HRD Ministry was on Monday at the centre of a controversy over a circular by Navodya Vidyalaya Samiti(NVS) asking all its schools to observe December 25-- X'mas day--as 'Good Governance Day' that led to an uproar in Parliament.

Smriti Irani slams report of school remaining open on X'Mas

HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday dismissed as "baseless and inaccurate" a media report suggesting that schools would remain open on December 25 to observer 'Good Governance Day'.

No CBSE order asking schools to remain open on X'Mas Day: Govt

Government on Monday said in Lok Sabha there is no CBSE circular asking schools to remain open on December 25 to observe 'Good Governance Day' and an online essay competition to mark the day is voluntary in nature.

CBSE launches 'Saransh' online facility

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has said the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has launched an online facility titled 'Saransh' to schools affiliated to it.