India  /  Published 27.12.19

Army of teachers but few called

Neha Joshi taught at a private school in Janakpuri for four months but was forced to quit in November when she sought two days’ leave and the management refused.“I had no choice; I had to go to a ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 10.05.19

New Town girl with eye on bullseye

Namrata de was 12 when she first picked up a gun. “I don’t like outdoor games. I like being calm and composed. Shooting is about calmness,” the 14-year-old from New Town said. That made her pick...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 07.05.19

What do exam results really tell us?

Must indiscriminate improvement necessarily be a good thing? The answer to this cannot always be in the affirmative, as the concerns that have surfaced after the declaration of the results of the Cent...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.05.19

Girls shine, but CBSE results iffy

The CBSE released Plus Two (Class XII) results on Thursday afternoon all across India, with its Bihar and Jharkhand region notching up a pass percentage of 66.73, far inferior to its national pass per...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.04.19

CBSE puts regular classes on creative learning curve

Salsa in a maths class? Puppetry to learn names of genus and species easier in a biology class? The CBSE in a recent circular has directed all schools to integrate the arts — music, dance, visual ar...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi/Jamshedpur


Jharkhand  /  Published 14.02.20

Star of South Africa tour pads up for ‘test’

Just back from the ICC Under-19 World Cup 2020 in South Africa, left-arm seamer Sushant Mishra is now padding up for another big battle — the Class XII board exams.Mishra is back in his Ranchi home ...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 04.04.19

CBSE higher fees for faster affiliation

The Central Board of Secondary Education has rolled out higher rates that schools would have to pay for faster affiliation and approval of additional subjects, drawing criticism that the national boar...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.20

CBSE evaluation starts in Jamshedpur

CBSE evaluators in the city will start assessing answer sheets from Tuesday.The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) was supposed to start the evaluation process from Sunday as the Union home m...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 08.05.20

Pending CBSE class 10, 12 exams from July 1

Pending CBSE class 10 and 12 board exams, which were postponed due to the Covid-19-induced lockdown, will now be conducted from July 1 to 15, Union HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' announced on...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.05.20

JEE-Main and NEET dates announced

Engineering entrance examination JEE will be held from July 18-23, while medical entrance exam NEET will be conducted on July 26, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' announced on Tuesday.The...


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