India  /  Published 19.10.21

5-year jail for BJP MLA for forgery

A court in Ayodhya on Monday sentenced a BJP legislator and two of his friends to five years in jail in a 32-year-old cheating and forgery case. Indra Pratap Tiwari alias Khabbu, who was elected from...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

News  /  Published 03.10.21

Parents’ guide to school admission

A directory with detailed information about schools in the city that parents wait to lay their hands on was launched on Friday evening. The 16th edition of the TTIS School Directory that contains a l...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.10.21

DU: Colleges set 100% cutoff

Delhi University on Friday announced its first cut-off list for undergraduate admissions with at least six colleges, including SRCC and Hindu, pegging the cut-offs at 100 per cent. Among the colleges...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 30.09.21

Schools gauge parents' ability to pay fees

Several schools are politely and tactfully trying to assess if parents who have applied for their child’s nursery admission have the ability to pay the fees. This was first done after the first...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 23.08.21

Pandemic effect on nursery admissions

The number of applications for admission to nursery schools is lower than what it used to be before the Covid pandemic, many school heads said. The impact on application started last year and the num...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 21.08.21

UG application form date deferred

The higher education department has deferred the last date for submission of applications for admission to undergraduate courses from August 20 to 27. Many applicants are still awaiting the higher se...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.08.21

Sainik school opens up to girls

The prestigious Tilaiya Sainik School has set the ball rolling for admission of girls for the first time since its inception after Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an announcement in this regard duri...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Calcutta  /  Published 13.08.21

7 RKM centres for Class V tests

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya, Narendrapur, will hold tests to screen students for admission to Class V at seven centres in November so that distancing norms can be maintained amid the pandemic. Last...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Narendrapur

West Bengal  /  Published 03.08.21

Presidency: marks based admission

Presidency University will admit students to its undergraduate courses based on board marks as entrance tests could not be held, an official of the institute said on Tuesday. An admission notice issu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.08.21

Presidency: Marks-based entry norm

Presidency University will admit students to its undergraduate courses this year solely based on board marks as admission tests could not be held following an objection from the state government. An ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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