All schools and junior colleges, which include civic and private schools will continue to conduct online classes and remain shut till January 15.(HT Photo)
All schools and junior colleges, which include civic and private schools will continue to conduct online classes and remain shut till January 15.(HT Photo)

TN schools to reopen for class 10, 12 students from Jan 19

TN schools to reopen for class 10, 12 students from Jan 19
PTI, Chennai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2021 01:28 PM IST

Schools would reopen for students of tenth and twelfth grades from January 19 and each classroom shall have a strength not exceeding 25 pupils, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami announced here on Tuesday.

The move is considering the interests of students (who are slated to sit for public examinations due during March- April) and they shall be provided immunity boosting vitamin and zinc tablets, he said.

Permission is granted to schools to function only for these two classes by adhering to the government's Standard Operating Procedure, he said. Based on the opinion of public health and medical experts, district collectors, senior ministers and considering the view of a majority of parents, the schools shall work for only students of classes 10 and 12, Palaniswami said in an official release.

Between January 6 and 8, opinion of parents were elicited and a majority of them gave their concurrence to reopen schools for classes 10 and 12 and 95 per cent of schools have given their reports on the matter, he said.

"I appeal to parents, teachers and students to extend their full cooperation to the government in its efforts aimed at the welfare of students and to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic," he said.

Tamil Nadu government, after deciding to reopen schools for classes 9 to 12 from November 16 deferred the move due to apprehensions over COVID-19 and after consultations.

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Govt teacher dies of COVID in Ludhiana; 12 colleagues, 3 students test positive

PTI, Ludhiana
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 02:00 PM IST
Schools in the state reopened for classes 5 to 12 from January 7 after a government order.
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BARC Recruitment 2021: 63 vacancies for Nurse, Driver and others on offer

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Akhilesh Nagari, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 01:03 PM IST
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Schools in Telangana to reopen from Feb 1; SSC exams from May 17

PTI, Hyderabad
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 12:21 PM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Akhilesh Nagari, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 11:25 AM IST
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PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 11:06 AM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Akhilesh Nagari, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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ANI
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Madhya Pradesh Industrial Development Corporation has signed a MoU with IIM Indore for developing an ecosystem of businesses in the state.
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Aligarh Muslim University. (HT file)

AMU to bury time capsule containing its history, achievements on Jan 26

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 09:23 AM IST
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ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 05:02 PM IST
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The government has decided not to offer an additional chance to candidates who took their last attempt at the UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) 2020.(HT Photo)

All India Bar Exam-XV: 1.20 lakh advocates to appear at 154 centers

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PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 01:44 PM IST
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RBI Recruitment: Apply online for 241 vacancies for security guard posts

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UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2021 12:25 PM IST
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Marginal increase in UP Board exam centres as govt amends allotment policy

UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2021 03:08 PM IST
  • As per the amendment, the total number of centres will not be increased more than 10% as compared to last year
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UPSC IES, ISS Result 2020 declared at upsc.gov.in, check merit list here

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PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 10:59 AM IST
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