Jharkhand  /  Published 18.05.20

CBSE schools tread with caution

Union human resource development minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ tweeted the new CBSE exam schedule on Monday but schools will have to wait for confirmation from the CBSE before communicating ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Education  /  Published 18.05.20

Pending class 10, 12 CBSE exams from July 1

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Monday announced the date sheet for the pending class 10 and 12 board exams, which will now be held from July 1-15.The exams were postponed due to th...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.02.19

2 schoolboys die on morning drive in Bokaro

Two Class X boys were killed and two others were seriously injured when their car, driven by one of them, hit an electricity pole while trying to save a man on a bike on Friday morning in Bokaro, the ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.19

Girl’s late-night study saves family

Class XII student Nairita Samajpati has a board examination to write next month but losing her books and notes in the fire at Gurudas Mansion early on Sunday does not bother her family as much as the ...
By Subhajoy Roy and Pranab Mondal in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.01.19

Parents of tots unlucky at lucky draw sweat in winter

When a parent buys entry-level admission forms from many schools and the child makes it nowhere in the draw of lots mandated by the Right to Education Act, it is no surprise if the whole family spends...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur


Education  /  Published 02.09.19

Make the best of your opportunities

Q Our school lays a lot of stress on attendance. We have to attend school every day though it often turns out that half the teachers are absent and non-subject teachers have to fill in for them. There...
By Shivani Manchanda

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.19

Calcutta High Court on student safety

The high court on Thursday directed the state government to file an affidavit on the measures taken by it to ensure students’ safety in schools.The court also sought a report from the authorities of...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.03.20

BRIEFS: Insurance for health staff

The health department issued an order for Rs 5 lakh insurance coverage for coronavirus treatment for all staff fighting the spread of the virus and another Rs 5 lakh as death compensation. Close to 10...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

India  /  Published 15.03.19

CBSE exam reforms to curb rote learning

The Central Board of Secondary Education is likely to revamp its Class XII exams from next year by setting questions that demand “analytical” and “creative” answers in all the papers, and by i...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.12.18

NCERT resists government prod to halve syllabus

The National Council of Educational Research and Training is expected to reduce the school social science syllabuses by up to 20 per cent but keep any cuts to the minimum in mathematics, the sciences ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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