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  • Bangalore minor rape: Police arrest school staff member Yesterday

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Friday arrested one person in connection with the alleged rape of a three-year-old inside the premises of her school. The person arrested, KK Reddy, is a member of the school management. The arrest came after a criminal case was lodged against him. Three others have...
  • Bangalore minor rape: State government calls for action against school Yesterday

    Bangalore: Karnataka government has called for action against the private school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped. Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah on Friday said, "I have told the police and the Department of Education to initiate action against the school." The school is likely to be de-recognised for violating Central...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Meeting between parents and school authorities proves inconclusive 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Agitating parents met school authorities on Thursday after the Bangalore police detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. Unfortunately, the meeting between the parents' and the school authorities proved to be inconclusive. Parents were not satisfied with the answers given by...
  • Bangalore rape: No arrests yet, parents intensify protests 2 days ago

    Bangalore: It has been two days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in the premises of a private school in Bangalore and the police is yet to make any arrests in the case. Protesting against the lax attitude of police, agitated parents intensified their demonstration. They lashed out at...
  • CBSE schools brought under DSE for RTE Act implementation 5 days ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Government has issued anotification bringing all schools affiliated to boards other than state boards under the control of its Director of School Education for implementation of Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act, 2009. This was stated in a submission by Government Pleader Krishna Kumar...
  • IIT eases norm, allows board exam marks; 20 percentile to stay September 22, 2014

    Chennai: In a significant decision which is set to benefit students aspiring to enter IITs, the Council meet of the prestigious institutions on Monday decided to consider the aggregate marks secured in Class 12 Board Examinations for admission. "In addition to the top20 percentile condition, it has been...
  • Vietnam seeks India's help on CBSE pattern in schools August 25, 2014

    Hanoi: Vietnam on Monday sought cooperation from India to bolster its primary school education even as CBSE textbooks are slowly gaining popularity. During External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj talks with the Vietnamese leadership, it was noted that India has a good primary school system. The Vietnamese side said that they would...
  • Delhi boy wins gold at Informatics Olympiad, heads for MIT August 13, 2014

    New Delhi Delhi school boy Akshat Bubna has become the first Indian student to win a gold medal in the International Olympiad in Informatics in Taiwan. 18yearold Bubna passed his CBSE (12th) exam from Amity International School in New Delhi with over 96 per cent marks and is heading for the...
  • Centre to implement National Academic Depository scheme this month August 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Human Resource and Development Ministry on Saturday fastened the process for implementing the National Academic Depository Act (NAD) once the Bill becomes a law. The NAD Bill was first introduced in 2011 by the then HRD minister Kapil Sibal. The Narendra Modi government made some changes which were...
  • Tamil Nadu's opposition to Sanskrit as old as free India July 23, 2014

    Chennai: A circular of the Central Board of Secondary Education to schools under it aimed at promoting Sanskrit and the political row it sparked in Tamil Nadu is nothing new as the State had opposed both Sanskrit and Hindi as early as in 1949 even in the Constituent Assembly. ...
  • Jaya writes to PM, opposes Sanskrit week celebrations in schools July 19, 2014

    Chennai: Taking strong exception to CBSE's Sanskrit Week celebrations in schools under its ambit in August, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Saturday said it would be appropriate to have organised a 'Classical Language Week' in each state based on its linguistic heritage. As per the communication sent by the...
  • DU decision on marks deduction discriminatory: CBSE June 5, 2014

    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 fouryear 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 for...
  • From CBSE topper to meme material: here are CBSE topper Sarthak Agarwal's memes that are going viral on Facebook! June 5, 2014

    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 June 3, 2014

    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 protips for millions of students June 2, 2014

    Oh, the terror of board exams. Staying up till late one night before the exam, mugging up mathematical formulae, and worrying about cutoff 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 May 31, 2014

    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 May 30, 2014

    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 May 30, 2014

    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 highest...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 29, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: Class 12 CBSE toppers share their success mantra May 29, 2014

    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 16yearold Neha who scored 94 pc in Class 12 Board exams beating all odds May 29, 2014

    The Central Board of secondary Education (CBSE) announced the Class XII board exam result for Delhi region on Thursday. Beating all the odds, the 16yearold 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 May 29, 2014

    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 May 29, 2014

    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...
  • Suicide victim obtains 1st division in CBSE results May 28, 2014

    In a twist of fate, a 17yearold girl, who leapt to death from a multistoried 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 Adityapur,...
  • Class XII CBSE results for Delhi, Dehradun region tomorrow May 28, 2014

    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...
  • CBSE class 12th results for some regions to be declared today May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: After days of speculation, the CBSE is set to declare the results of class 12 for Ajmer, Allahabad, Bhubaneshwar, Panchkula, 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 earlier...
  • CBSE Class X examination results declared May 20, 2014

    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 register for...
  • Results of CBSE class X exams of Chennai region declared May 20, 2014

    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 MarchApril, 1,22,912 students passed the same. A total of 123279...
  • CBSE class 10 results to be out by 4PM on Tuesday May 19, 2014

    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 01124300599, 01128127030 and 1155536 (for...
  • The mystery of 95 and missing marks in CBSE Class XII board exam results May 5, 2014

    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 are...