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  • Jun 07, 2019 10:37
    After the election victory, a number of books on Hindutva have been released. Some are scholarly, some aren’t. Bookstack features the most interesting ones of the crop. Next, there’s a volume on the slow erosion of secular values in India, and finally, as balm to the soul, translations of the poetry of a great Urdu poet and lyricist. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Jun 07, 2019 08:10
    With a new batch of students seeking admission into colleges across the country, Dr Samir Parikh, Director, Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences at Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, reveals how to deal with stress and expectations. He also explains how students must go about choosing their courses and careers - by understanding their own interests and aptitude, instead of being influenced by their peers. He also tells youngsters how to deal with disappointments in examinations. Watch the full video for more. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Jun 05, 2019 23:30
    Rajasthan’s Nalin Khandelwal topped the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test this year. He scored 701 marks out of a total of 720. Nalin said that he studied 8 hours every day and doesn’t even own a smart phone. A total of 57.62% students cleared the examination this year, which is lower than 60.15% last year. NEET is an entrance exam for students wishing to pursue graduate and post-graduate courses in medical colleges. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 07, 2019 16:46
    Shridhar Vashishtha from Chandigarh scored 99.4 per cent in CBSE Class 10th examination. He scored 497 out of 500 marks. Shridhar is one of the many 3rd rank holders. He is a student of Kendriya Vidyalaya, Chandigarh. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) released the Class 10 board examinations results 2019 on Monday. More than 17 lakh students had taken the exams which began on February 21 and concluded on March 29 this year. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 02, 2019 19:37
    Dishank Jindal has scored 99.4 per cent in CBSE 12th examinations. He is a student of Bhawan Vidyalala, Chandigarh. With 497 out of 500 marks, Dishank is one of the many 3rd rank holders. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class 12th results for all regions on Thursday. A total of 3114831 candidates were registered out of which 12, 87, 359 had appeared for class 12th exam. The overall pass percentage is 83.4. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 02, 2019 19:29
    Gaurangi Chawla secured second rank across India in CBSE Class 12th examinations. She is a student of Nirmal Ashram school in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. Gaurangi wants to be an Indian Administrative Service officer. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class 12th results for all regions on Thursday. A total of 3114831 candidates were registered out of which 12, 87, 359 had appeared for class 12th exam. The overall pass percentage is 83.4. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 02, 2019 15:55
    CBSE declared class 12th board results on Thursday. Karishma Arora topped the CBSE exams with 499/500 marks. Karishma credited her sucess to family, teachers and her school principal. She studied in SD Public School, Muzaffarpur. Karishma jointly secured first rank with Hansika Shukla. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 02, 2019 15:46
    Hansika Shukla of DPS Meerut road Ghaziabad has topped CBSE Class 12th examination. Joint topper Hansika has scored 499 out of 500. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class 12th results for all regions on Thursday. The other topper is Karishma Arora of SD Public school Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh. A total of 3114831 candidates were registered out of which 12, 87, 359 had appeared for class 12th exam. The over all pass percentage is 83.4. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 02, 2019 14:35
    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday declared the Class 12th results for all regions. Hansika Shukla of DPS Meerut road Ghaziabad and Karishma Arora of SD Public school Muzaffarnagar have topped the examination. Both toppers scored 499 out of 500. A total of 3114831 candidates were registered out of which 12, 87, 359 had appeared for class 12th exam. The over all pass percentage is 83.4. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 06, 2019 17:20
    Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) announced the result for Class 10th examination on Saturday. BSEB held a press conference to announce the results. Sawan Raj Bharti of Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV) in Jamui has topped BSEB matric examination 2019. He has scored 97.2%. The pass percentage this year is 80.73%, 11.84% higher than last year’s 68.89%. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 06, 2019 16:51
    Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) announced the result for Class 10th examination on Saturday. Sawan Raj Bharti of Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV) in Jamui has topped BSEB matric examination 2019. He has scored 97.2%. Sawan says he was motivated to become Bihar topper and wants to crack UPSC exam in future. “I studied for 15 hours daily,” Sawan said. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Apr 06, 2019 13:33
    The Bihar Board class 10th examination result was declared on Thursday. 80.73% students passed the matric examinations. The exam was held between February 21-February 28, 2019 and was conducted at 1418 examination centres in the state. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Jun 26, 2018 19:33
    Students of electronics and communication department at the Moradabad Institute of Technology have created a smart wash basin that conserves water. The wash basin is smart in the sense that when the tap is left opened, a message will appear on the phone which would let people know about it. The system also detects the blockage of the sink which would let users clean the blockage. Kshitij Shinghal, Associate Professor of Moradabad Institute of Technology said, that it is made keeping in mind conservation of water. The project is themed under waste management. (HT Correspondent)read more
  • Jun 07, 2018 13:14
    Indian Institute of Technology- Bombay (IIT) has emerged as the country’s best university in the latest edition of the QS World University Ranking. IIT-Bombay moved up 17 places (162 rank) displacing IIT-Delhi as India’s top-ranked institution. Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore has also overtaken IIT-Delhi and is now ranked 170. Globally Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) remains the top university for the 7th consecutive year. QS ranks among the world’s top 1,000 universities, across 85 countries. With this year’s rankings, the five first IITs and the IISc are now in the top 500. (HT Correspondent )read more
  • May 29, 2018 18:59
    Seven students have secured joint second position in the CBSE class 10 board exams. The result was declared on May 29 and there are four joint toppers this year.They are Anchit Jain, Shrestha Sharma, Akshat Verma, Anshika Gupta, Thresa Soni, Sakshi Bhagdikar, and Writika Sarkar. All of them scored 498 marks out of 500. DPS, Gurgaon student Writika Sarkar says that one has to study without any distraction. She also says that one can watch a movie or listen to music or do anything he or she likes after one hour of solid study. Another second rank holder Anchit Jain believes it gets difficult when parents put pressure on you. The Amity International School, Noida, student wants to pursue engineering from IIT in future. Watch the video and listen to them share tips on how to ace exams. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 29, 2018 18:54
    Sanya Gandhi from Uttam School, Ghaziabad topped the CBSE 10th board in the differently-abled category. She is tied with Anushka Panda from Suncity Gurgaon school with 489 marks in the same category. A total of 16,38,420 candidates registered for the Class 10 exam conducted at 4,453 centres across India and 78 centres abroad. (HT Correspondent)read more
  • May 29, 2018 17:54
    Prakhar Mittal is among the four joint toppers of the CBSE Class 10 board exams, results for which were declared on May 29. A student of Delhi Public School in Gurgaon’s Sector 45, Mittal scored 499 out of 500 marks along with Rimzhim Agarwal of Rimzhim Agarwal of RP Public School in Bijnor in Uttar Pradesh, Nandini Garg of Scottish International School in Shamli city of Uttar Pradesh, and Sreelakshmi G, of Bhavan’s Vidyalaya in Kerala’s Cochin. Prakhar lost out one mark in French. The ‘happy’ and ‘ecstatic’ student is also ‘shocked’ at his result as he was ‘expecting marks in 490s’. He credits his parents and teachers for his success. He studied for at least four to five hours in a day and took a break to resume for another three to four hours. HT’s Leena Dhankar caught up with Prakhar Mittal and spoke to him about his success mantra and future plans among other things. Watch the video. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 29, 2018 14:59
    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced the results of Class 10 board examinations on May 29. Anil Swarup, the secretary of school education and literacy with the Union ministry of human resource development, announced the date and time for the result in a tweet on Monday. Four students have topped class 10 CBSE board exams with 499 out of 500 marks. The toppers are Prakhar Mittal from DPS Gurgaon, Rimzhim Agarwal from RK Public school Bijnor, Nandini Garg from Scottish International school Shamli, and Sreelakshmi G from Bhavan Vidyalayas, Cochin. Pass percentage is 86.70. A total of 16,38,420 candidates registered for the Class 10 exam conducted at 4,453 centres across India and 78 centres abroad. Number of students who scored 95% and above in CBSE class 10 results are 27,476. Number of students who have scored 90% and above in the CBSE class 10 results are 1,31,493. This year, 4,510 candidates registered under the differently-abled category. The pass percentage of differently abled students is 92.55%. Toppers in differently-abled category are Anushka Panda from Suncity Gurgaon school with 489 marks, Sanya Gandhi from Uttam School in Ghaziabad with 489 marks and Sonya Deep Pradhan with 484 marks from JNV Dhanpur, Orissa. A total of 11.45% students have been placed in compartment in class 10 board exams. Performance of candidates in foreign schools is 98.32% in class 10 board exams. Girls have done better than boys by 3.35%. Girls have a pass percentage of 88.67% and boys 85.32%. Thiruvananthapuram region has topped with a pass percentage of 99.60%, followed by Chennai (97.37%), and Ajmer (91.86%). Delhi has a pass percentage of 78.62%. JNV schools have performed the best with the pass percentage of 97.31% followed by Kendriya Vidyalayas with 95.96% and private schools are third with 89.49% . While there are 1,10,707 independent candidates, the number of registered candidates from Delhi government and govt-aided schools are 1,55,387. A total of 22,542 candidates registered from the Gulf and 1,339 registered from other countries. Of the 16,38,428 candidates who registered for the exam, 2,89,958 are from Delhi. Panchkula comes next with 2,42,906 registered candidates and is followed by Chennai (1,94,187), Allahabad (1,92,579) and Patna (1,85,825). CBSE declared Class 12 results on May 26. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 26, 2018 19:15
    Meghna Srivastava, the CBSE Class 12 all India topper says there is no secret to success except hard work. The humanities student of Noida’s Step By Step School scored 499 marks out of 500 in the Class 12 board exams, results for which were declared on May 26. The second position holder Anoushka Chandra is also a humanities student. She scored 498 marks, losing two marks in English. She says if one studies regularly and consistently, then there is no pressure and the syllabus can be managed easily. Watch the HT video and listen to the two share their success mantra. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 26, 2018 13:15
    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the results of Class 12 board examinations on May 26. A total of 11,86,306 candidates registered for the Class 12 examination that were held at 4,138 centres in India and 71 centres outside the country. Meghna Srivastva is the all India topper, scoring 499 marks out of 500. Watch the video to find out how you can check your result online. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • May 15, 2018 13:03
    Delhi University’s online registration to its undergraduate programs will commence on May 15. The registration process of all programs will be completely online for all categories and quotas. The details of registration process and procedure will be available in the Bulletin of Information on the du.ac.in website. The university may set a lower cut-off for the students, following controversies of higher cut-offs in the previous years. The cut off is expected to be released on the fourth week of June. The classes will commence from the end of July (Shubham Raheja)read more
  • May 06, 2018 15:17
    Over 1 million students across India appeared on Sunday for the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) for 66,000 medical and dental seats. The examination was conducted in 11 languages. CBSE issued strict guidelines and dos and dont’s for those appearing for the test. Candidates were asked to not carry any stationery apart from their pens to the exam hall. A strict dress code, banning wallets, goggles, handbags, belt, cap and jewellery, shoes and heels was also imposed. (HT Correspondent)read more
  • May 06, 2018 15:01
    The committee CBSE formed to review the conduct of Class 10 and Class 12 board exams is seeking suggestions from IITs to make the system safe and prevent the question paper leaks that happened this year. Headed by VS Oberoi, the former secretary of HRD Ministry, the committee at its second meeting this week decided to approach IITs for technology solutions. The committee of eight members was formed in April after the Class 10 maths paper and Class 12 economics paper was leaked, leading to outrage and protests. It will also assess potential weak links in the present system of transporting question papers from the printing presses to exam halls the committee is likely to submit its report by the end of May. (HT Correspondent)read more
  • Apr 30, 2018 21:23
    The results of JEE Mains Paper I were announced by CBSE on April 30, 2018. Bhogi Suraj Krishna topped JEE Mains Paper I, with 350 marks. Hemant Kumar Chodipilli, Parth Laturia, Pranav Goyal and Gattu Mytraya completed the top 5. Around 10,00,000 candidates appeared for the JEE Main 2018 examination. Out of which top 2,24,000 candidates were considered qualified for appearing in JEE Advanced 2018 examination. The results of the JEE Mains Paper II will be released on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 (Shubham Raheja)read more
  • Apr 28, 2018 17:52
    Lakhs of aspirants sit for the paper of which the Union Public Service Commission recommended as many as 990 names for the IAS, IPSC, IFS, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’ category in 2017. Twenty-eight-year-old Anudeep Durishetty topped the exam in his fifth try. Anu Kumari, a 31-year-old Physics and MBA graduate bagged the second rank. Sachin Gupta, a mechanical engineer who quit his job for the UPSC bagged the third rank in his third attempt. An alumnus of IIT-Delhi, Buxar native Atul Prakash scored the fourth rank in his second attempt. (HT Correspondent)read more
  • Apr 25, 2018 19:09
    More than 100 business schools applied for closure in 2017-18 as they are battling vacant seats and a dip in campus placements. These schools offer MBA degrees and postgraduate diplomas in business administration. Data with the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) showed that a total of 101 management institutes wrote to it seeking voluntary closure. 37 institutes were from Uttar Pradesh followed by 10 each from Karnataka and Maharashtra and 7 in Haryana. This could roughly extinguish 10,000 seats.read more
  • Apr 13, 2018 14:10
    Cut-offs for getting admission into colleges at Delhi University are likely to be lower this year, after 23 states and union territories agreed to not inflate marks for class 12 board exams. Tamil Nadu state board wrote to the government saying it gives grace marks only in borderline cases but will publish the marking policy on the website once it has been decided. (HT Correspondent)read more
  • Dec 08, 2016 13:48
    Here’s the inspiring story of Sonam Wangchuk, an engineer turned educationist who is shaping the lives of future generations in Ladakh through his path-breaking ideas. He is engaging students in real-life problem solving exercises, like making Ice Stupas to beat water scarcity. Learning from books is a very small part and students are taught to adopt alternative, pragmatic approach towards learning (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Feb 25, 2016 19:29
    Seema Jerath, Principal at DLF Public School, tells you how to crack the boards and beat the exam stress. (Hindustan Times)read more
  • Feb 25, 2016 19:26
    Dr Samir Parikh and Sanchita Sharma answer questions on how to optimise performance and beat the exam stress. (Hindustan Times)read more