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SC dismisses petition regarding wrong questions in UPSC examinations

New Delhi[India]: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition on wrong questions being put in this year’s UPSC Civil services examinations. “The results have been already announced and we don’t want to open a Pandora’s Box,” the apex court ...

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Tough fight for medical, dental seats

Medical checkup

The number of candidates who have applied for medical and dental seats from Karnataka is over 1.8 times the number of candidates who are vying for these seats from other States. A total of 56,514 candidates have got their documents ...

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Meet Ummul Kher who battled bone disorder, unsupportive parents, lived in a slum and cracked UPSC exam

As someone living with fragile bone disorder since she was a kid, odds were always against Ummul Kher. When she was 14, her parents disowned her because she wanted to study beyond Class 8. What took her ahead was sheer ...

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CBSE Class 10 results to be announced on June 3

New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will release the Class 10 results on Saturday. “The results will be announced on June 3 at forenoon,” a senior CBSE official said. The CBSE had declared the Class 12 results for ...

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UPSC results: 42 Muslim candidates cleared the exam

New Delhi: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) declared the results of Civil Service Examination which was conducted in December 2016. This year 42 Muslim candidates cleared the examination. The written exam for the Civil Services Exam was held in December ...

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CET results 2017 announced

The results of the Common Entrance Test (CET) for admissions to professional courses, including engineering, Ayush and farm science courses, were announced on Tuesday. Announcing the results, Higher Education Minister Basavaraj Rayareddy said that a total of 96,642 candidates are ...

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Surprised and overwhelmed after results – ICSE topper Muskan Abdullah Pathan

Pune: Muskan Abdullah Pathan, who topped the ICSE Class X examination with 99.4 per cent, said she was surprised and overwhelmed after checking the result online. “Until eighth standard, I did not even appear in the top five, but in ...

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CBSE to announce Class 12 results on Sunday

The results of Class 12 and Class 10 board exams will be announced on Sunday forenoon, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) said on Friday. The CBSE had delayed the announcement of results after the Delhi High Court said ...

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No more uniform for PU students

Students of pre-university colleges can rejoice as the Department of Pre-University Education has issued a direction to all colleges that students cannot be asked to wear uniforms. This applies to government, aided and private colleges, and will be enforced from ...

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Auto driver’s daughter Farhana of Gujarat tops 12th exam with 99.72% marks

Ahmedabad, May 16,2017: The daughter of an autorickshaw driver studies hard and scores 99.52 per cent in her Std XII Science exams. Amazing, right? This could have been a truly inspirational tale, if not for one hurdle: NEET. Farhana Bawani ...

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PU Department to redesign subject combinations

To ensure that pre-university students keep abreast of the demands of the market, the Department of Pre-University Education plans to redesign subject combinations. C. Shikha, Director of DPUE, said on Thursday they want to redesign the PU combinations in tune ...

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Error in NEET questions? Subject experts to deal with ambiguity, says CBSE

New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today clarified that any ambiguity in the questions of the national medical entrance exam is an academic issue and will be addressed only by the subject experts. Its comment comes against ...

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KEA follows in DPUE footsteps on allotting CET exam centres

Candidates appearing for the Common Entrance Test (CET) scheduled on Tuesday and Wednesday will have to travel long distances as they have been allotted examination centres far away from their colleges. Following in the footsteps of the Department of Pre-University ...

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JMI To Confer Doctor Of Letters Degree To Turkish President

NEW DELHI:  Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) will confer Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of the Republic of Turkey with the Degree of Doctor of Letters (Honoris Causa) on Monday, May 1, 2017. The degree will be awarded by the Chancellor, JMI, ...

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