Cambridge University may scrap written exams due to bad handwriting

Cambridge University may scrap written exams due to bad handwriting

The move would see an end to more than 800 years of tradition after students increasingly chose to use laptops to take down lecture notes.

Sep 10, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Top rankers in Telangana exam arrested for impersonation

Police have arrested top rankers in the Telangana State Education Common Entrance Test (EdCET) on charges of impersonation.

Aug 19, 2015, 00:29 AM IST

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Girl kills self after failing in board exam in Bihar

Apparently depressed over failing in board examination, a 15-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide after hanging herself from a tree in Bihar's Kishanganj district, police said on Sunday.

Jun 21, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

UK exams to recognise teenage DJs

Budding DJs in England will be able to use their turntable talents to impress examiners following an overhaul of the country`s music curriculum.

May 14, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Cheating' students open fire at invigilators during exam in UP

An centre superintendent and a teacher were left injured on Sunday after a group of students opened fire at them during an exam at a private institute in Moradabad .

May 10, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Kerala police officer may be suspended for cheating in exam

A day after Kerala`s senior police officer T.J. Jose was caught cheating in LL.M exams, he is facing a possible suspension from service and being debarred to appear in university examinations for a certain period.

May 05, 2015, 17:15 PM IST

Top IPS official caught cheating in LLM exam in Kerala, told to go on leave

A Kerala police official was on Monday caught cheating in an examination for Master of Laws (LLM) and ordered to leave the exam hall. The official was later asked to go on leave by state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala.

May 04, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

Cow issued admit card by J&K authorities to write exam

 A cow, brown indeed, has got an admit card issued by authorities on her name to write a professional entrance examination next week here and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah is keen on seeing her appear in the paper.

May 02, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Bihar School Examination Board cancels Hindi Paper-I exam scheduled for Monday

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has cancelled the matriculation examination for Hindi Paper-I that was scheduled for tomorrow.

Mar 22, 2015, 23:14 PM IST

NCP leader Tariq Anwar asks Bihar govt to hold exam in fair manner

Observing that reports of mass copying in matriculation examination has brought disrepute to Bihar, senior NCP leader Tariq Anwar today asked the state government to conduct the ongoing examination in fair manner to safeguard future of lakhs of examinees.

Mar 22, 2015, 15:54 PM IST

South Korea falls silent for high-pressure exam

South Korea went into "hush" mode Thursday, as nearly 650,000 students sat the annual college entrance exam that will play a large part in defining their adult lives in an ultra-competitive society.

Nov 13, 2014, 06:19 AM IST

MPPSC postpones decision on cancelling its 2012 exam

 The Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) has so far not taken any decision on cancelling its 2012 examination which was marred by paper leak allegation, saying a probe into the matter was still on.

Oct 18, 2014, 21:12 PM IST

J&K floods: Exams to be held in March next year

Facing flak for its decision to hold school examinations in the flood-hit Valley in autumn, Jammu and Kashmir government has now decided to hold the exams in March next year.

Oct 11, 2014, 12:13 PM IST

Army recruitment exam's paper leaked, 9 arrested in Rajasthan

 An Army recruitment exam here was today cancelled after its question paper was allegedly leaked and nine people were arrested.

Aug 31, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

English marks not be included for gradation: UPSC to aspirants

The marks of English Language Comprehension Skills, asked in second paper of civil services (preliminary) examination, will not be included for gradation, the government said on Saturday.

Aug 17, 2014, 00:05 AM IST

Orphan, living in govt home for destitutes, clears CA entrance

An inmate of Aastha Kunj, a government home for destitute children, has been selected for admission to the Chartered Accountancy Academy in Delhi.

Jan 19, 2014, 19:37 PM IST

CBSE Class X, XII exams from March 1, 2014

Ending speculation that CBSE Class X and XII examinations will be advanced in view of the Lok Sabha elections early next yest, the Board said the exams will be held on schedule.

Nov 18, 2013, 21:03 PM IST