CBSE books to be made available online for free

All CBSE books and learning material will be made available online for free as part of the Centre’s good governance efforts, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said here today. At a function organised at a Kendriya Vidyalaya in east Delhi, she also said that initiatives would be undertaken to ensure holistic nurturing and improve learning outcomes at these schools. “We made ... Read More »

Delhi schools to suspend primary classes due to cold weather

Delhi government has directed the schools run by it to suspend primary classes in wake of the chilly weather in the national capital and private schools to alter their timings. While private schools have been asked to amend their timings themselves, directions have been issued to government schools to start an hour later than their usual time. “Due to the ... Read More »

NCC demands increase in quota for CET seats  

 The Karnataka and Goa directorate of National Cadet Corps (NCC) has sought increase in quota in professional colleges in the state. The directorate wants the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA), which conducts CET, to consider the demand from the next academic year as more students in NCC want to pursue professional courses. According to the directorate, the number of candidates in ... Read More »

UK schools get tough on face-covering veils

  Britain’s top schools monitoring authority has instructed officials to mark down institutions as “inadequate” where face-covering veils are hampering learning, days after Prime Minister David Cameron advocated removal of face coverings at educational institutions. Sir Michael Wilshaw, the head of the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills (Ofsted) said he has written to all inspectors instructing ... Read More »

The Benefits Of Getting Into The Medical Career

A medical career is a surefooted choice with regard to any given perspective- economically, socially and morally. As long as you have people, you need doctors- it may be the smallest of injuries or the greatest of fatal diseases. A doctor is always in need. A doctor’s primary goal is to serve humanity and everything else that comes along with ... Read More »

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Outlines Vision to Brings Millions of Indians Online

Google’s new chief executive Sundar Pichai used his first official visit to India Wednesday to outline plans to bring hundreds of millions of Indians online, including installing free wifi at railway stations. The Indian-born Pichai said the first train station, Mumbai Central, would go online in January and the tech giant intended to cover 100 of India’s stations by the ... Read More »

Microsoft Retools Minecraft to Teach Kids to Code

A 2-D tutorial version of Minecraft will introduce players ages 6 and older to simple coding, encouraging them to mine and craft by using visual programming, Microsoft said. After completing the tutorial, players will have the opportunity to engage in a bundle of 14 challenges to reinforce what they’ve learned. Building Blocks Minecraft was retooled for students and educators to ... Read More »

NASA Chandra X-ray Observatory captures image of Jellyfish-shaped Nebula (IC 443)

Using NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory, astronomers have come across a colorful nebula named officially as IC 443. It is the remnants of a supernova explosion. The nebula is located in the constellation Gemini at a distance of 5,000 light years from Earth. As per a release by NASA, the latest observations of the Jellyfish Nebula hints that explosion could have ... Read More »

Primary bids to become Scotland’s first state-funded Muslim school

A PRIVATE primary is bidding to become the country’s first state-funded autonomous Muslim school. The Al-Qalam school in Glasgow has submitted a proposal to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to expand into secondary education with the help of public funding. Under the plans the 60-pupil school would be funded by the state, but run by an independent board of governors outside ... Read More »

BSEAP SSC 10th Results 2015: Andhra Pradesh (AP) 10th X Class Matric board exam results 2015 is likely to be announced on May 20

Students who have appeared for the exams can access their results from the official website of the board. The official website is – The candidates have to enter their roll number to check the results. The results can be checked by taking following steps: – Go to the official website – Click on tab provided for checking results – Click ... Read More »