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Top StoriesApr 21, 2021, 5:24 PM IST
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tests positive for coronavirus
"This is to inform you all that I have tested COVID positive today. I am taking medication and treatment as per the advice of my doctors. Request all those who have come in my contact recently to be observant, and get themselves tested," he tweeted.
LifestyleApr 19, 2021, 8:59 AM IST
JEE Main April session postponed due to Covid surge
In a statement, the National Testing Agency said the decision to reschedule the exams was made taking into account the safety and well-being of the candidates and examination functionaries.
Top StoriesApr 14, 2021, 2:04 PM IST
CBSE cancels Class 10 exam, postpones Class 12 exam
For CBSE Class 12 boards, the situation will be reviewed on June 1 and revised dates will be announced thereafter. The decision comes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal and key officials.
Top StoriesApr 13, 2021, 3:19 PM IST
Kerala Higher Education Minister KT Jaleel resigns after Lokayukta finds him guilty of nepotism
A division bench of the Lokayukta had on Friday submitted the report against Jaleel to the Chief Minister and had said the minister should not continue in the post.
Top StoriesApr 12, 2021, 5:41 PM IST
Maharashtra postpones state board exams of class 10, 12 amid COVID-19 surge
Class 12th exams will be held by end of May, while 10th standard exams will be in June. The state government would write to the ICSE, ISC, CBSE, IB and Cambridge boards to reconsider their dates for class 10th and 12th examinations, the School Education Minister said.
Top StoriesFeb 26, 2021, 9:59 AM IST
Nandi Hills to be developed as international tourist destination: Karnataka health minister K Sudhakar
Nandi Hills, near Bengaluru, will be developed into an international tourist destination, and the ropeway project would be completed in the next three to four months, Health and Medical Education Minister K Sudhakar said on Thursday.
Top StoriesFeb 18, 2021, 12:11 PM IST
PM Modi’s 'Pariksha Pe Charcha' to be held online due to COVID: Education minister Pokhriyal
The registration for the programme will begin from Thursday and conclude on March 14.
Top StoriesFeb 4, 2021, 1:09 PM IST
Karnataka allows 100% occupancy in cinema halls for 4 weeks on trial basis
"It was discussed and as per the instructions of the Chief Minister, the decision has been taken to allow 100% seating for four weeks. Strict guidelines will be released on Thursday." Health and Education Minister K Sudhakar said.
India NewsFeb 4, 2021, 9:50 AM IST
College, university campuses in West Bengal not to reopen immediately
West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said on Wednesday (February 3) that colleges and universities in the state will not reopen campuses immediately.
India NewsFeb 3, 2021, 1:31 PM IST
Karnataka minister's humane act wins hearts, hands over Rs 1L cheque to accident victim
After learning about a government school student meeting with an accident and gaining treatment at NIMHANS for her injuries, Education Minister S Suresh Kumar paid a surprise visit and handed over a cheque of 1 lakh to the girl.
Yashyesvini was heading to appear for an exam and was hit by a KSRTC bus, she was immediately rushed to the hospital. Amidst the ongoing session, the Minister took time to come and meet the family.
Upon the request from the girl that the minister should visit her school, Suresh Kumar assured that, once she recovers and goes to school, he would visit.
The girl's father is a security guard at a private firm and the family is facing difficulty. After learning about this fact, the minister decided to give a cheque from his department for treatment and also assured all the help.
India NewsFeb 3, 2021, 11:05 AM IST
Schools in West Bengal to reopen on February 12
West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee announced on Tuesday (February 2) that schools for class 9 to class 12 will reopen from February 12, 2021. Chatterjee will also sit in a meeting with higher education officials on Wednesday (February 3).
Top StoriesFeb 2, 2021, 5:33 PM IST
CBSE Class 10, 12 exam 2021: Exam schedule from May 4 to June 10, check details
The exams are scheduled to be held from May 4 to June 10. Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank released the datasheet through a video message and wished students for the exams.
India NewsJan 28, 2021, 7:29 PM IST
CBSE class 10, 12 board exam date sheet released
The Central Board for Secondary Education Class 10 and 12 examination date sheet has been released. Here's what you need to know
Top StoriesJan 21, 2021, 5:21 PM IST
Maharashtra: Board exams for Class 10, 12 to be held in April-May, says Varsha Gaikwad
"The written exams for Class 12 will be held between April 23 and May 29, and for Class 10 between April 29 and May 31. We are trying to declare the results of Classes 12 and 10 by July-end and August-end, respectively," the minister said.
India NewsJan 18, 2021, 2:27 PM IST
WB Education Minister Partha Chatterjee speaks about reopening schools in the state
West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Sunday (January 17) said that schools in the state will reopen only at a time when there is no risk of contracting COVID-19 infection.