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  • Jaipur Police announces reward for information on IAS officer absconding in rape case 7 hours 49 minutes ago

    Jaipur: The Jaipur Police has announced a reward of Rs 5,000 for information on IAS officer BB Mohanty, who is accused of raping a 23-year-old woman. The woman lodged an FIR in January claiming that Mohanty had raped her repeatedly after promising to clear her civil services exam. Mohanty has...
  • Decision on pattern of UPSC Civil Services exams in 2-3 days: Government Yesterday

    New Delhi: A decision on whether to change the pattern of the civil services examination will be taken by the government within two-three days, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Monday. "The government will decide on the issue within another 2-3 days. Whatever decisions we take, we will take Prime Minister...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Protests against 'bias' in UPSC Civil Services exam intensifies, rocks Parliament 5 days ago

    New Delhi: After the government urged the Union Public Service Commission to postpone the Civil Services Preliminary Exam, the issue was raised in Parliament on Wednesday. Minister of state for Personnel Jitendra Singh told Lok Sabha that no aspirant will discriminated against on the basis of language. However, MPs from Bihar...
  • After RAS-Pre exam, now RPSC cancels commerce paper of school lecturer exam 5 days ago

    Following reports of defective question paper, the Rajasthan Public Service Commission on Tuesday cancelled the commerce paper of school lecturer examination which was held on Monday. Nearly 5,000 candidates appeared for this paper. The commission found that the pages of question paper series C and D were interchanged, therefore series of questions...
  • Rajasthan paper leak: Police conduct raids, main accused refutes charges July 12, 2014

    Jaipur: The prime accused in the Rajasthan Administrative Services Pre-exam paper leak case, merit holder Amrutlal, has refuted police claims that he had leaked the papers in 2013. He has said that he had merely bought the papers from a third party. Amrutlal was arrested along with six others for...
  • Rajasthan Administrative Service Commission Pre-exam leaked, 7 arrested July 12, 2014

    Jaipur: A year after the Rajasthan Administrative Service Commission Pre-exam papers were leaked, the Rajasthan Police has arrested four merit holder students and three government officials. In 2013, the leak of papers of the Rajasthan Administrative Service preliminary examination shocked the Rajasthan Police. The Special Operations Group has now finally...
  • Madhya Pradesh Assembly debates Vyapam scam July 3, 2014

    The ruling BJP Wednesday stumped the opposition Congress in the state Assembly by agreeing to its motion for discussion on the alleged "mega" Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam involving the 'high and mighty'. The decision to accept the motion for discussion was announced by Speaker Dr Sitasharan Sharma after...
  • CBI arrests 13 candidates for Railway exam paper leak June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI sleuths on Sunday arrested 13 candidates for the Assistant Railway Loco Pilot Examination even as it claimed to have busted a gang allegedly involved in leaking the question paper for the test. According to a CBI spokesperson, an FIR has been registered for criminal conspiracy and cheating under...
  • Congress demands independent probe in MP exam scam June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday demanded an independent investigation under the auspices of the apex court into the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scam. The scam is related to recruitment in various government jobs. "We demand a thorough, independent and completely dispassionate investigation into the MP exam scam with a time...
  • Children of cobbler, labourers crack IIT exam with help from Super 30 June 20, 2014

    The sons and daughters of a cobbler, daily wage labourers and a landless farmer, among others, have cracked the highly-competitive IIT-JEE exam this year thanks to a free coaching centre for underprivileged students in Bihar. Wards of poorest of the poor comprise 27 of the 30 students of the Super 30...
  • IIT-JEE results declared, Rajasthan's Chitraang Murdia the topper June 19, 2014

    Kolkata: The much awaited IIT-JEE (Advanced) results were declared on Thursday. As many as 1.19 lakh students had attended the joint entrance examination to make their way to 16 premier engineering colleges. Chitraang Murdia of Rajasthan has topped the exam by securing 334 out of a total of 360 marks....
  • China says 127 students hired others for taking their exam June 19, 2014

    Beijing: At least 127 test-takers in a Chinese province hired other people to take the country's all-important college entrance exam on their behalf, the provincial college admission office said. The Higher Education Admission Office of the central Henan province promised a full investigation into the scam after state broadcaster China...
  • Girl found hanging from tree committed suicide: Police June 16, 2014

    The identity of the girl whose body was found hanging from a tree in Aligarh has been ascertained with police on Monday saying that her death was a case of suicide. The body was found hanging from a tree yesterday near Kherashwar temple in the Lodha area in Aligarh. Police said...
  • UPSC Civil Services Exams 2013: Meet the topper Gaurav Agrawal who hails from Jaipur June 12, 2014

    For the first time in four years, a male candidate has topped the prestigious Civil Services Examination 2013, results of which were declared on Thursday. Gaurav Agrawal has got the first rank in the exam with Economics as his optional subject. He holds Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science) degree from Indian...
  • Depressed over academic performance, teenager commits suicide June 10, 2014

    Depressed over his academic performance, an 18-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself dead in Mughalsarai area, police said in Chandauli. Ashu Dubey shot himself dead with the licensed gun of his father on Monday, they said. Police said Ashu was suffering from depression after he failed in his Class XII...
  • Chaos at stations, bus stops as lakhs of candidates appear for police recruitment exam June 2, 2014

    With more than 11.64 lakh candidates appearing for Rajasthan Police recruitment examination in 3700 centres across the state, there were chaotic scenes in railway stations and bus stands in the state. More than 11.64 lakh examinees appeared for the examination to fill up 12,178 posts of constable in Rajasthan Police, official...
  • UPSC aspirants get six attempts to crack civil service exams June 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has effected major changes in norms of civil services examination like granting aspiring candidates two additional attempts and consequential age relaxations from this year onwards. "Every candidate appearing for the examination, who is otherwise eligible, shall be permitted six attempts (two more than...
  • Girls outperform boys in Class X UP Board exams May 31, 2014

    Girls outperformed boys in Class X examinations under Uttar Pradesh Board, results for which were declared here on Friday. A total of 33.34 lakh students had appeared in the examinations held earlier this year, and 28.91 lakh (86.71 per cent) of them secured pass marks, said Board's Secretary Shail Kumari Yadav. The...
  • HRD minister Smriti Irani congratulates Class XII toppers May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has congratulated the toppers of CBSE Class XII examinations, applauding them for putting in hard work and making their families proud. Hailing the performance of the subject toppers, she said, "Examinations, marks, values and character in life are the means to move forward...
  • Class X UP Board exam results to be declared today May 30, 2014

    Lucknow: The results for Class X Uttar Pradesh Board examination will be declared on Friday at 1 pm. Students can check their results on http://upresults.nic.in/. ...
  • 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...
  • Ayurved Medical Officer exam cancelled following a paper-leak May 28, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) on Wednesday cancelled the Ayurved Medical Officer Examination, held on May 18, following a paper-leak. The decision to cancel the examination was taken on the basis of the report of police's Special Task Force, official sources said. The STF had exposed the paper-leak on May 24...
  • Sons of gas vendor, generator operator top class 12 board exam May 28, 2014

    Sons of a gas vendor and a contractual generator operator in Bihar have topped the state board Class 12 examination in science and commerce. Both are from the rural background with their families struggling to eke out a living. The result was announced Tuesday evening. Ravish Kumar, 17, who topped in Bihar...
  • Girls outperform boys in Class 12 UP Board exams, overall pass percentage drops by 0.47 per cent May 25, 2014

    Girls outperformed boys in Class 12 exams of the Uttar Pradesh Board, results for which were declared in Allahabad on Sunday. A total of 30.48 lakh students had appeared in the examinations held earlier this year, and 28.10 lakh of them secured pass marks, said state Director of Secondary Education...
  • 4 students caught copying in UP Technical University exam May 21, 2014

    Four students were on Tuesday caught cheating during the semester examinations of Uttar Pradesh Technical University. The students, who were appearing in the exams for engineering and management courses, were caught copying by the flying squad of the university. "Two students were caught at ITS College, one at IEC College and one...
  • 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...
  • Madhya Pradesh HSSC Class 10 examination 2014 results declared May 15, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPSBE) declared the results for Class X board examinations on Thursday, 11 am. Students can check their exam results on http://mpresults.nic.in/ Board of Secondary Education, Madhya Pradesh (MPBSE) is a board of school education in Madhya Pradesh state. ...
  • Madhya Pradesh HSSC Class 12 examination 2014 results declared May 15, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPSBE) declared the results for Class XII board examinations on Thursday, 11 am. Students can check their exam results on http://mpresults.nic.in/ Board of Secondary Education, Madhya Pradesh (MPBSE) is a board of school education in Madhya Pradesh state. ...
  • 79.39 pass percentage in Kerala higher secondary exam May 13, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: As many as 2,71,836 students qualified for higher studies in Kerala Higher Secondary-plus two examinations results of which were announced on Tuesday. The pass percentage was lower at 79.39 per cent compared to last year's pass percentage of 81.34 per cent. A total of 3,43,420...