Day: August 15, 2017

Mumbai University results 2017: Varsity slashes revaluation, photocopy fees by half

The Mumbai University management council has on Monday decided to slash the charges for the revaluation and obtaining photocopies of answer sheets by 50 per cent. The university said in a statement that the move was decided in order to facilitate students. “Charges for these two key services have been slashed by 50 per cent. […]

MP Board 10th compartment exam result 2017 declared, check result online at mpbse.nic.in

The Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPBSE) has announced the results of the High School or class 10 supplementary examination at mpbse.nic.in. Students who have appeared for the exams can check their results from the official website. The Board had conducted the class 10 exams from July 5 starting with mathematics to July 13, […]

NEET 2017: Round 2 allotment result declared at mcc.nic.in

The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has released the second allotment result for the National Entrance and Eligibility Test (NEET) 2017 today at mcc.nic.in. Candidates who are registered for 15 per cent all India quota seats in various medical seats across the country can check their results from the official website. Round two of the counselling […]

ICAI CA revised syllabus to include GST, CSR; redundant indirect tax topics removed

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has recently revised the syllabus for Chartered Accountancy and has included a number of contemporary topics like Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the course. Minister of State for Corporate Affairs Arjun Ram Meghwal informed the Rajya Sabha in a written reply […]

NEET to include Urdu from next academic session: Supreme Court to Centre

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that it was willing to include Urdu as a medium to conduct the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) from the academic session of 2018-19. Considering a submission by the centre, the court said that it was not opposed to the move. “The exam for this academic session is […]

UGC asks universities to plan trips to freedom fighter memorials for Independence Day

The University Grants Commission has asked all educational institutions to take students on a trip to martyrs’ residences and freedom fighters’ memorials in the days leading to Independence Day. The country will be celebrating its 70th year of independence next week on August 15. “Faculty should be requested to conduct guided tour of students to […]

Maharashtra State board drops lessons on Mughal, Western history from syllabus

History of Mughals and Western countries is irrelevant for Class VII and IX students of schools under the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education, claims the state education department and members of the History Subject Committee. The revised textbooks for these classes revolve around the Maratha empire and warrior king Shivaji, besides […]

CM Yogi Adityanath’s boost for technical education

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday laid foundation stones and inaugurated 101 projects to give a fillip to technical education in the state during an event held at Indira Gandhi Pratishthan in Lucknow. Launching the ‘Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gunvatta Sudhaar Yojna’, the chief minister distributed Rs 200 crore among government-aided institutions and technical colleges affiliated to Dr APJ […]

Punjab Education Department staffers to face action for delaying work

With rising complaints against Education Department staffers for delaying office work related to teachers’ promotions, the department has now started preparing a list to act against such errant officials. Apart from deciding to transfer superintendents, drawing and disbursing officers (DDOS) , block primary education officers (BPEOS) and clerks under scanner, authorities have also decided to […]

CBSE Class 12th compartment exam 2017: Results out, check online at cbseresults.nic.in and cbse.nic.in

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)’s has announced the results of class 12 compartment or improvement examinations this week at cbse.nic.in and cbseresults.nic.in. The exam was held from July 17 onwards. The Board will release the result of class 10 compartment examination next week. The compartment exam is held for those students who had […]