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GST, demonetisation to be included in NCERT books

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) is set to make updates, additions and corrections after a decade in all 182 of its textbooks.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 17, 2017 09:40 AM

Ryan Murder Case: CBSE issues Annexures for Safety of Children in School

As the children are spending most of their time in school, the concern of parents about the safety of school children is increasing every other day regarding their physical safety, mental & emotional...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 15, 2017 10:30 AM

Karnataka government to provide free education to all girls till graduation

The scheme is ostensibly aimed at discouraging girls from dropping out of school, especially in rural areas. Many girls don't continue their studies after Class X. This initiative will impart free...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 03, 2017 09:19 AM

Bureaucratic reshuffle: Anita Karwal appointed CBSE chief, Rajiv Kumar DFS secretary

As many as 17 IAS officers were appointed in various central government departments. According to the appointments committee of Cabinet, Ms Karwal, a 1988 batch IAS officer of Gujarat cadre, who is...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 01, 2017 09:54 AM

No-detention policy: Class 5 and 8 students can fail and get no promotion, says Cabinet

“The proposal has been approved by the Union Cabinet, under which states have been empowered to take decision on detaining the students,” a source said, adding that certain safeguards have been...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 03, 2017 02:15 PM

SC refuses to nullify NEET exam 2017, says it would affect over six lakh students

It was earlier issued that the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 was not to be held but now the Supreme Court on Friday has refused to ‘nullify’ the examination, saying it would...

PTI | Jul 14, 2017 07:05 PM

Delhi High Court asks CBSE: Why do away with re-evaluation

CBSE was shown answer sheets where correct responses were given zero marks and a query was put to it saying, 'Why should you do away with re-evaluation?'

PTI | Jun 21, 2017 07:56 PM

ICSE Class 5th and 8th students to face board exam from 2018

The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) class 5 and 8 students will have to face board examinations from 2018, council CEO Gerry Arathoon said in Kolkata on Wednesday.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 09, 2017 10:45 AM

CISCE: Waited for CBSE to decide on moderation policy before announcing results

According to Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISE) which conducts class X and XII examination, before they declared the results they waited for the CBSE's decision on moderation...

PTI | May 29, 2017 07:27 PM

Senior bureaucrat Anurag Tripathy appointed as CBSE secretary, order issued by DoPT

Tripathy, a 1998 batch officer of Indian Railway personnel Service (IRPS), has been appointed as the secretary of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

PTI | May 25, 2017 01:29 PM

HC directs CBSE to follow its 'moderation policy' of giving grace marks to students

On Tuesday, the high court had termed as "unfair and irresponsible" the CBSE's decision to scrap its 'moderation policy' under which grace marks are given to students in exams for difficult questions...

News Nation Bureau | May 24, 2017 08:11 AM

CBSE scraps policy that grants grace marks for difficult questions

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has scrapped the moderation policy under which grace marks are given to students in exams for difficult questions.

PTI | Apr 25, 2017 08:53 AM

NCERT introduces pilot book project to build inclusive classrooms

Seeking to build inclusive classrooms in the long-run, the NCERT has come up with a "pioneering" reading material in booklet format. The booklet has been designed with emphasis on requirements of...

PTI | Apr 21, 2017 09:22 PM

UP: CBSE withdraws affiliation of 3 schools after irregularity complaints

The affiliation of three private schools in Uttar Pradesh has been withdrawn by Central Board of Secondary Education. The board has also downgraded the affiliation of two others following complaints...

PTI | Apr 20, 2017 08:25 PM

CBSE warns schools to stop selling books, uniform, stationery

The Central Board of Secondary Education has warned schools affiliated to it that educational institutions are not commercial establishments. It has also said that the sale of books, uniforms and...

PTI | Apr 20, 2017 04:45 PM