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Bihar Board BSEB result shocker: Students qualifying JEE (main) fail in Class 12, ask to see answer books

Bihar Board BSEB result shocker: Students qualifying JEE (main) fail in Class 12, ask to see answer books

Patna: The poor show in the Bihar School Examination Board’s (BSEB) Class 12 or intermediate examination, 2017, had a fallout today in the form of violent student protests outside BSEB offices early on Wednesday. Soon, it spread to other districts as well. Out of the 12.40 lakh students, just 4.37 lakh or 35.25% managed to [...]

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Telangana TSICET 2017 result declared, know how to check

Telangana TSICET 2017 result declared, know how to check

The results of Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TSICET) for admission into MBA and MCA courses in universities and state-affiliated colleges were declared on Wednesday. The examination was held on May 18. Candidates can check their results by clicking here. Key in your hall ticket number and submit to view your results. Warangal’s Kakatiya [...]

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CLAT result 2017: Jaipur boy Rajat Maloo tops in UG category

CLAT result 2017: Jaipur boy Rajat Maloo tops in UG category

Rajat Maloo from Rajasthan’s capital, Jaipur, topped the Common Law Entrance Test (CLAT) 2017 in the undergraduate category (UG), results of which were announced on Monday, by aggregating 154.25 out of 196 marks. Informing about the results, Patna’s Chanakya National Law University (CNLU) registrar said the results are ready and in the process of being [...]

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Education cuts are a false economy – please, Theresa May, reconsider

Education cuts are a false economy – please, Theresa May, reconsider

Last week my son brought home a letter from the head of his comprehensive, outlining the curriculum reorganisation it is pushing through because the school has run out of money. Administration staff have already been made redundant, and teaching posts are under threat. If the current government is re-elected the funding squeeze will continue, the [...]

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Health ministry reduces NEET PG cut offs

Health ministry reduces NEET PG cut offs

A move that will benefit close to 10,000 medical aspirants, Union health ministry decided to bring down the cut offs for post graduate seats through National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Examination (NEET)- 2017. Percentile cut offs for the exam will be reduced by 7.5 percentile. NEET-2017 was conducted by National Board of Examinations (NBE) for admission to all [...]

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Campus Calling: DU to reserve seats for acid attack survivors, students with thalassemia

Campus Calling: DU to reserve seats for acid attack survivors, students with thalassemia

This year, Delhi University will reserve seats for undergraduate studies in its affiliating colleges for acid attacks survivors and students with thalassemia and dwarfism. The move comes after the university adopted the revised Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016. The law gives not less than 5% reservation to students with disabilities taking admissions in [...]

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Campus Calling: 60,000 register for DU UG admissions but forms incomplete

Campus Calling: 60,000 register for DU UG admissions but forms incomplete

Close to 60,000 applicants have registered for undergraduate admissions through the Delhi University’s online application form even though no one has been able to complete the form. The university has made four out of the nine sections of the form unavailable. Academic details section of the form has been blocked to avoid confusion as the [...]

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Learn critical topics easily with the excellent online essay writing

Learn critical topics easily with the excellent online essay writing

There are many students who not able to concentrate on exams due to pending work of essays. But in the technical era, everything is possible and you can deliver the essays online. From school to academic level you can get the essays online and make time to work on other activities. You can ask the [...]

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‘Don’t get me started about the testing’: Teachers reveal how education has changed over the past 20 years

‘Don’t get me started about the testing’: Teachers reveal how education has changed over the past 20 years

Across the US, thousands of college graduates are taking the final steps in their education. A lot has happened since they were born in the mid-1990s, and perhaps no one has seen the effects of those changes on future generations than teachers. Business Insider spoke with a handful of elementary, middle, and high school teachers [...]

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Engineering students relieved by easier JEE (Advanced) papers

Engineering students relieved by easier JEE (Advanced) papers

Around 1.71 lakh engineering aspirants on Sunday took the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) across 500 centres in the country and abroad. Most of the students found the exam papers, especially the mathematics section, easier than previous papers. A total of 2.2 lakh candidates who appeared for JEE (Main) test, held on April 8, were shortlisted [...]

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Department of Education must end the billion-dollar student loan collection boondoggle

Department of Education must end the billion-dollar student loan collection boondoggle

Getty Images In the last month, the contracting process for companies vying to be one of the U.S. Department of Education’s debt collectors has spiraled into chaos. Companies that didn’t make the final cut or were fired for misleading student loan borrowers are suing the Department, and the judge overseeing the litigation has issued an [...]

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Wanted to drop out of school, Bharatpur labourer’s son scores 98% in Class 12

Wanted to drop out of school, Bharatpur labourer’s son scores 98% in Class 12

Seventeen-year-old Amit Kumar, son of a labourer from Bharatpur, emerged as one of the top scorers in the science stream with 98.2% marks in the Class 12 exams of the Rajasthan Board, the results of which were announced on Monday. Amit scored 100 each in Chemistry and Mathematics and 97 in Physics. The Board did [...]

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