SCC re-exam: More than 1.3 lakh students appear for the exam

The re-examination for Maharashtra Board SSC exams was held on July 21 by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE). Approximately 1.38 lakh students had registered for the exam, out of this 32,325 candidates were form Mumbai. The results are expected to be be declared by the third week of August. The students who clear these ... Read More »

Kerala government makes AIDS awareness compulsory for school students

Kerala government has decided to make awareness about dreaded disease AIDS mandatory among school students of Class 8 to 12, chief minister Oommen Chandy today said. Instructions in this regard had been given to the education department, he said, at a high-level official meeting convened in his chamber at the assembly. “Kerala will be a model in AIDS control,” Chandy ... Read More »

Narendra Modi to inaugrate IIT-Patna new campus on July 25

    The Bihar government is taking all measures to ensure a successful visit by the Prime Minister and beefing up the security during his public rally in Muzaffarpur, as well. Narendra Modi’s security will be looked after by the Special Protection Group (SPG) – an elite commando force along with the involvement of the Bihar government. Presently, IIT Patna ... Read More »

Odisha matriculation supplementary exam results declared : 28.52 % students make a mark

An increment was observed in the pass percentage of students, who have appeared for the Odisha matriculation supplementary exam. Out of total 16129 students who appeared for the exam, 4563 students passed the same. President of the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) D P Nanda, who announced the results said that an improvement has been seen in the pass percentage, ... Read More »

AIPMT 2015: Muslim students upset with the dress code guidelines

The Central Board of Secondary Education has issued a set of strict guidelines for the dress code to be worn at the All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT) and is now facing opposition from an umbrella body of Indian Muslim organisations, the All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat. According to the rules, the students, boys or girls, cannot wear a “scarf”. They must ... Read More »

Narendra Modi launches Skill India Mission: Calls India the ‘Human Resource Capital’

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched the ambitious Skill India Mission and proposed declaring India as the ‘Human Resource Capital’. The mission is aimed at promoting entrepreneurship and training around 500 million Indians with appropriate skills to find jobs. The policy named ‘National Policy for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship 2015’ will be like a war against poverty, which ... Read More »

Bihar government to implement new education schemes

  The Bihar Government, in an effort to extend educational benefits and welfare schemes to upper caste poor, has laid down provisions to issue caste certificates to those belonging to either the Hindu upper castes- Rajputs, Brahmins and Kayasthas or Muslim upper castes- Sheikh, Sayyed and Pathan. The proposal has come with the recommendations of the Bihar State Upper Caste ... Read More »

IIT admissions: Students with even 6 percent to be given a seat

  What could be termed as an unexpected move, close to 600 students aspiring to opt for engineering did not take an IIT seat despite clearing the JEE (Advanced) examination. As a result, the elite group of institutions are now likely to lower the bar for admissions in order to include people from the weaker strata of the society. The ... Read More »

Odisha Class 12 Boards 2015: Supplementary exam results declared

      The Odisha Council of Higher Secondary Education (OCHSE) declared the Class 12 board results at 10:30 am, today. The board declared the results for all four streams, Science, Commerce, Arts and Vocational, simultaneously. The students can now to check their results online at the official site of the council. In order to view their results, the students ... Read More »

Haryana Government launches Skill Development Mission for rising entrepreneurs

  The Haryana State Government has launched a Haryana Skill Development Mission on July 13. The scheme was launched by chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on the eve of World Youth Skills Day. The main aim of the mission is to achieve the objective of providing skill training to the youth as per growing needs of the industry and make ... Read More »