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  • DU decision on marks deduction discriminatory: CBSE 05-06-2014 04:54 PM

    CBSE has described as "unfair" and "discriminatory" Delhi University's decision to deduct 2.5 per cent from the aggregate marks of those aspirants of the four-year under graduate course who had opted for Informatics Practices as an elective subject in their class XII exams. Taking strong exception to the DU guidelines...
  • From CBSE topper to meme material: here are CBSE topper Sarthak Agarwal's memes that are going viral on Facebook! 05-06-2014 02:55 PM

    Sarthak Agarwal was just another boy until the CBSE board results of 2014 were announced. The young boy from Delhi scored a record breaking 99.6%, losing only 2 marks in English Core. He was all over the news last week for achieving this impossible feat. And now he is in...
  • Above 90 per cent marks, high cut offs good news for some, distressing for others 03-06-2014 12:24 PM

    New Delhi: Cheering sounds, happy faces, jumping in the air and lots of gifts pouring in from parents. A lot of such buzz took place last Thursday as the CBSE Class 12 results hit the screens. A total of 8,971 students scored more than 95 per cent whereas the number...
  • Study throughout the year and take adequate breaks to relax: CBSE toppers dole out pro-tips for millions of students 02-06-2014 03:05 PM

    Oh, the terror of board exams. Staying up till late one night before the exam, mugging up mathematical formulae, and worrying about cut-off percentages, we've all been through all of that. Toppers are made of different stuff, however. Imagine revising the entire syllabus thrice before appearing for the final exams!...
  • CBSE results: Visually impaired twins, who've scored above 85 in other subjects, given zero in one 31-05-2014 10:02 AM

    New Delhi: Two visually impaired girls studying in the national capital have been given zero marks in one subject in their CBSE examination. Ironically they had scored between 85 and 95 marks in all other subjects. The CBSE has said that it is looking into the matter. This after questions...
  • Truck driver's daughter scores 94.2 pc in CBSE Class XII exams 30-05-2014 09:13 AM

    Noida: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class XII results were announced on Thursday with several students scoring exceedingly well. But there is one story that stands out and that is Neha's, who scored 94.2 per cent in the exams and her father, a truck driver, couldn't be more...
  • CBSE results: Step by Step student topper in Noida 30-05-2014 08:23 AM

    The highest scorer of the first batch of Class XII of the Step by Step School won the honour for Noida city topper for Class 12 CBSE examination, whose results were declared on Thursday. Manvi Mittal of the Humanities stream of Step By Step School scored 97.6 per cent, the...
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  • Watch: Class 12 CBSE toppers share their success mantra 29-05-2014 09:32 PM

    The class XII CBSE results for Delhi and Dehradun regions were declared on Thursday. Sarthak Aggarwal from DPS Vasant Kunj was declared the topper in the Science stream with 99.6 per cent marks followed by Hari Shankar from Air Force Bal Bharti School with 99.2 per cent marks. Both the...
  • Meet 16-year-old Neha who scored 94 pc in Class 12 Board exams beating all odds 29-05-2014 07:14 PM

    The Central Board of secondary Education (CBSE) announced the Class XII board exam result for Delhi region on Thursday. Beating all the odds, the 16-year-old daughter of a truck driver has attained 94.2 per cent in her exams. Her father is a truck driver, her mother is a homemaker who...
  • Arvind Kejriwal's daughter scores 96 pc in CBSE Class XII exams 29-05-2014 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: Former Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal's daughter Harshita Kejriwal has scored 96 per cent in her CBSE Class XII examination. She was a student of the Science field and says that she now aims to make it to the Indian Institute of...
  • CBSE Class XII results for Delhi, Dehradun region declared 29-05-2014 10:33 AM

    New Delhi: The class XII CBSE results for Delhi and Dehradun regions were declared on Thursday at 11 am and can be accessed on http://cbseresults.nic.in/. The results in the rest of the regions had already been declared earlier by the Board. Sarthak from DPS Vasant Kunj was declared the topper...
  • Suicide victim obtains 1st division in CBSE results 28-05-2014 11:41 PM

    In a twist of fate, a 17-year-old girl, who leapt to death from a multi-storied residential complex apprehending poor performance in Class XII examination of Central Board of Secondary education in Adityapur, secured first division in the results announced on Wednesday. Shreya Shruti, a student of DAV NIT school in...
  • Class XII CBSE results for Delhi, Dehradun region tomorrow 28-05-2014 08:28 PM

    New Delhi: The class XII CBSE results for Delhi and Dehradun regions will be declared on Thursday at 11 am. The results in the rest of the regions have already been declared by the Board. While the results of Ajmer, Allahabad, Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Panchkula and Patna Regions were declared on...
  • CBSE class 12th results for some regions to be declared today 28-05-2014 07:35 AM

    New Delhi: After days of speculation, the CBSE is set to declare the results of class 12 for Ajmer, Allahabad, Bhubaneshwar, Panch-kula, Patna and Guwahati. According to the CBSE website, the results of Delhi and Dehradun will be declared on Thursday. The results of Chennai and Trivandrum regions were announced...
  • CBSE Class X examination results declared 20-05-2014 04:24 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared result for Class X examinations on Tuesday. The results were out at 4 pm on CBSE's official website. Students can check their results on www.results.nic.in and www.cbse.nic.in. Students can also receive their results on their mobile phones via SMS. To...
  • Results of CBSE class X exams of Chennai region declared 20-05-2014 01:42 PM

    Chennai: The results of CBSE Class X examinations of Chennai region were declared on Tuesday, with over 1.22 lakh students passing the exams, registering an impressive 99.70 pass percentage. In the All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE 2014) held in March-April, 1,22,912 students passed the same. A total of 123279...
  • CBSE class 10 results to be out by 4PM on Tuesday 19-05-2014 10:40 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will declare the results of Class 10 examinations at 4 PM on Tuesday. The results can be viewed via the Internet on www.results.nic.in, www.cbseresults.nic.in and www.cbse.nic.in, CBSE officials said. It can also be known through IVRS by dialling 011-24300599, 011-28127030 and...
  • The mystery of 95 and missing marks in CBSE Class XII board exam results 05-05-2014 12:37 PM

    One powerful tool at the hand of a forensic data scientist is the humble histogram: plotting frequency distributions of values. For example, birthdays are not random and some birthdays are systematically avoided (e.g. April Fool's day, the 13th of any month.) It is powerful for the same reason that fingerprints...
  • CBSE's JEE main paper results declared 03-05-2014 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: The results are out for the Joint Entrance Examinations mains paper conducted by the CBSE. Based on these results, candidates will be eligible for appearing in JEE advanced paper. The scores in these exams are the admission criteria to Undergraduate Engineering Programs at NITs, IIITs. The result can...
  • CBSE considering re-evaluation facility for Class XII answer sheets 07-03-2014 11:34 AM

    New Delhi: In good news for Class 12 CBSE students, the board is now considering providing re-evaluation facility in a limited number of questions in some subjects. The board is considering subjects like English, Hindi, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Political Science and Economics. The entire application procedure will be online. The...
  • New Delhi World Book Fair to focus on children's literature 13-02-2014 04:19 PM

    New Delhi: Literature for children is the focus of the New Delhi World Book Fair, which begins on February 15 with Poland as the guest country and participants from 25 countries aiming to promote the habit of reading. President Pranab Mukherjee is scheduled to inaugurate the 9-day fair themed on...
  • CBSE to host World Book Fair to encourage reading habit 04-02-2014 08:58 PM

    New Delhi: CBSE will be hosting this year's World Book fair in New Delhi beginning on February 15 to encourage and inculcate among children the habit of reading books. The objective behind such an initiative is for teachers, school librarians and parents to motivate children to enjoy reading and enable...
  • CBSE releases dates for Board exams commencing from March 1 31-12-2013 08:28 PM

    New Delhi: The much awaited schedules of CBSE Class 10th and Class 12th exams are announced by the Board on Tuesday. The students as high as 22.65 lakhs in number are registered for the upcoming Board examinations. According to the released datesheet Class 10th and Class 12th exams will commence...
  • CBSE to open a centre in Dubai 26-09-2013 04:52 PM

    Dubai: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will reportedly open a centre in Dubai soon to cater to Indian schools in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). India's Minister for Human Resource Development M.M. Pallam Raju announced via Skype at a conference of CBSE schools at the Indian High School...
  • Central allocation for Delhi stagnant: Sheila Dikshit 22-08-2013 11:25 PM

    Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Thursday rued "stagnant" central budgetary allocation for Delhi in the last 12 years but said despite not getting any hike allocation the city government succeeded in developing world-class infrastructure. She has been making a strong pitch for a significant increase in central allocation for Delhi,...
  • 13-year-old son of a farmer cracks IIT, now aims to be an IAS officer 19-08-2013 08:00 AM

    Bhojpur: Satyam, the 13-year-old son of a farmer in Bihar, is the youngest to crack the IIT entrance exam. He now aspires to be an IAS officer. He secured an all India rank of 679 out of 1,50,000 who had taken the IIT-JEE exam. "I'm very happy that I'm the...
  • CBSE not to register schools without websites 06-08-2013 05:44 AM

    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Monday warned schools that it would not register Class 9 and Class 11 students if they failed to build their school's website, an official said. In October 2010, the board had sent a circular to schools to develop a website and update...
  • News briefs: CBSE introduces new elective course in Lucknow 06-08-2013 12:02 AM

    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has introduced a new elective subject, Knowledge Traditions and Practices of India, for Classes 11 and 12. The subject will help the students know more about Indias rich culture and heritage. The course combines various disciplines of study such as mathematics, chemistry, fine...
  • News briefs: Admission for B.Ed. course in Aug first week 29-07-2013 10:12 PM

    The process of filling up vacant seats for the B. Ed. 2013 joint entrance examination will be undertaken in the first week of August. Candidates, who could not turn up for thecounselling, will get an opportunity to take admissions. Candidates who had not locked their seats will also get an...