Education Department(Search results - 34)
India12, Nov 2020, 2:39 PM
No selection tests for West Bengal board students in 2021: Mamata Banerjee
Amid the coronavirus pandemic in the country, West Bengal's state education department decided that students currently studying in classes 10th and 12th will not have their selection tests before board examinations in 2021.
India12, Nov 2020, 1:37 PM
Mamata Banerjee announces recruitment of 16,500 teachers in West Bengal
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced on Wednesday (November 11) that her government will recruit 16,500 teachers in state-aided schools in the next two months. Mamata Banerjee instructed the state education department to begin the process of conducting offline interviews once the COVID situation eases.
India4, Nov 2020, 3:27 PM
Karnataka: No decision on opening schools yet, says Minister Suresh Kumar
The state Education Minister S Suresh Kumar said on Wednesday, that the Karnataka government has not yet decided to re-open schools. The Education Department would give a report to the Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa in the next four or five days to take a call.
India23, Oct 2020, 2:25 PM
Karnataka: PU education department cuts down 30% of the syllabus
The department of PU education has decided to cut down the syllabus of 33 subjects for first and second PU for the current year. The revised curriculum will be applicable only for the academic year 2020-21.
India12, Oct 2020, 2:48 PM
Karnataka: Education Minister Suresh Kumar hospitalised
Minister for primary and secondary education Suresh Kumar, was admitted to hospital for COVID-19 treatment late on Saturday. Suresh Kumar had tested positive for COVID-19 on October 5.
India1, Oct 2020, 10:39 AM
Karnataka: No school visits till October 15
With the rise in COVID-19 cases in Karnataka, the state Primary and Secondary Education Department has announced that high school students will not be allowed to visit schools for clarification of doubts until October 15.
India12, Sep 2020, 5:36 PM
Siliguri college professor demands money from student to allot passing marks
A professor demanded money for passing a student in an examination. The TMCP approached the police to protest the issue. However, the professor of Siliguri College has denied all the allegations against him.
India29, Aug 2020, 6:40 PM
Teachers’ organisations protest for receiving reduced salary; WB Education Department faces questions
Teachers sat for SSC examinations again to get jobs in schools near their homes. Even after passing the examination, teachers have been made to do with reduced salaries. Teacher’s organisations have demanded that the state education department provide security for the teachers’ salaries and jobs.
India13, Aug 2020, 2:46 PM
Headmaster opens school for classes in COVID-19 hotspot amidst coronavirus pandemic
A school reopened in one of the COVID-19 hotspots. Everyone was surprised by the decision of the school headmaster. The incident is being investigated thoroughly
India22, Jul 2020, 3:04 PM
Coronavirus: Goa likely to reopen schools in September
The Goa state education department was earlier hoping to start the 2020-21 academic year by August 15, but due to COVID-19 they postponed the new academic session from September this year
India24, Jun 2020, 6:45 PM
Amid coronavirus crisis, Belagavi ready to welcome Maharashtra students for SSLC exams
The coronavirus (COVID-19) cases are shooting up in Maharashtra. Also, Karnataka's border district Belagavi is witnessing virus cases. However, the Karnataka state education department has taken several steps to conduct SSLC (Class 10) exams from tomorrow (June 25) in which hundreds of students from Maharashtra are set to enter Belagavi's Chikkodi taluk.
India21, Jun 2020, 2:29 PM
Punjab to rename 4 government schools after Galwan valley martyrs
The Punjab education department has decided to honour the four soldiers from the state who lost their lives in Ladakh’s Galwan valley by renaming government schools in their native villages after them
India15, Mar 2020, 2:42 PM
Coronavirus: Four Karnataka journalists home quarantined; classes 7-9 examinations postponed
Four Karnataka journalists were quarantined after interviewing family of COVID-19 victim in Kalaburagi. Meanwhile, Karnataka education department postponed examinations for classes 7-9.
India5, Mar 2020, 8:18 AM
Coronavirus outbreak: NCPCR issues advisory to prevent spread of infection among students
The deadly coronavirus has claimed over 3,000 lives and infected more than 90,000 across the world.
India4, Mar 2020, 12:58 PM
2nd PU exams: 4993 students to miss out due to attendance shortage
As 2nd PUC exam begins today, over 6 lakh students will be tested. Out of these, 4993 students will not be allowed to write exams for failing to achieve 75% attendance.