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There are many new changes coming up or being suggested everyday. Many a times we miss out on news related to education as headlines are dedicated to political or disater related news. For those of us related with the field of education as students or teachers, this is the place to keep ourselves updated on the latest education news in India. Here is some education news from India.

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Two injured in US school shooting

    Updated On : May 26,2018   12:18 am
Washington, May 26 (IANS) Two people were critically injured after a shooter fired at students on Friday in a middle school in the US state of Indiana, media reports said. View More..

Menstrual hygiene status improves in Bihar, Jharkhand

    Updated On : May 25,2018   9:14 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Around 74 per cent girls in Bihar and 76 per cent in Jharkhand used sanitary pads and cloth now, up from 50 per cent and 46 per cent in these two states respectively after the implementation of the "Paheli ki Saheli" programme, according to sanitary napkin brand 'Stayfree' manufacturer Johnson & Johnson. View More..

Modi urges Visva-Bharati University to develop 100 villages

    Updated On : May 25,2018   8:54 pm
Santiniketan (West Bengal), May 25 (IANS) Lauding the Visva-Bharati University for its rural construction programme in the neighbouring areas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the institution to bring 100 villages into its ambit by 2021 -- its centenary year. View More..

States can allocate leftover PG seats in medical courses: SC

    Updated On : May 25,2018   8:14 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday said the state governments across the country can allocate remaining seats in post graduate medical courses in private medical colleges on the basis of all-India NEET merit list. View More..

CBSE to declare class 12 results on Saturday

    Updated On : May 25,2018   8:08 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Class 12 exam results of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be announced on Saturday, an official said. View More..

Committee to look into CLAT-2018 complaints

    Updated On : May 25,2018   8:04 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) A grievance redressal committee set up by the National University for Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) will look into the complaints of the candidates who appeared for CLAT-2018 on a case-to-case basis. View More..

Leading US website questions Tata Trusts' $50mn donation to Harvard

    Updated On : May 25,2018   6:44 pm
Washington, May 25 (IANS) The controversy surrounding the $50 million donation from not-for-profit Tata Trusts to the Harvard Business School in 2010 has now reached the American shores with a leading Conservative website questioning the globally prestigious institution for accepting "questionable funds" that should otherwise have been "used for the welfare of the poor." View More..

CBSE to declare class 12 results on Saturday

    Updated On : May 25,2018   4:52 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Class 12 exam results of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be announced on Saturday, an official said. View More..

Committee to look into CLAT-2018 complaints

    Updated On : May 25,2018   4:16 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) A grievance redressal committee set up by the National University for Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) will look into the complaints of the candidates who appeared for CLAT-2018, on a case to case basis. View More..

Modi underlines Centre's commitment towards education

    Updated On : May 25,2018   2:06 pm
Santiniketan (West Bengal), May 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asserted the Central government's commitment towards revitalising the educational infrastructure and boost an innovative mindset among students. View More..

Committee to look into CLAT-2018 complaints

    Updated On : May 25,2018   1:46 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Grievance Redressal Committee set-up by the National University for Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) will look into the grievances of the candidates, on a case to case basis, who appeared in CLAT-2018. View More..

Modi urges Visva-Bharati University to develop 100 villages

    Updated On : May 25,2018   12:52 pm
Santiniketan (West Bengal), May 25 (IANS) Lauding the Visva-Bharati University for its rural construction programme in the neighbouring areas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the institution to bring 100 villages into its ambit by 2021 -- its centenary year. View More..

Lack of drinking water in Shantiniketan, Modi apologises

    Updated On : May 25,2018   12:44 pm
Santiniketan, May 25 (IANS) Following unruly scenes over lack of drinking water here at the Visva Bharati premises here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday sought apologies from its students during the 49th convocation which he attended as its Chancellor. View More..

Higher education institutions to award degrees for online courses

    Updated On : May 24,2018   11:02 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Higher Educational Institutions (HEI) can now offer certificate, diploma and degree programmes in full-fledged online mode, along with, as has been the norm, those offered in the regular mode, sunject to certain conditions, the government announced on Thursday. View More..

Stringent security at Santiniketan for Modi, Hasina visit

    Updated On : May 24,2018   11:02 pm
Santiniketan, May 24 (IANS) Stringent security arrangements are in place for the 49th convocation of the Visva-Bharati University here, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina slated to attend the event on Friday. View More..

Modi won't confer awards at Vishwa Bharti varsity convocation, Mamata 'shocked'

    Updated On : May 24,2018   10:32 pm
Santiniketan (West Bengal), May 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not confer Visva Bharati University's highest award Deshikottam during its convocation on Friday, the university announced on Thursday, triggering an angry reaction from West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who said she was "shocked and very unhappy". View More..

DU to translate, publish world classics in Hindi

    Updated On : May 24,2018   9:02 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Delhi University on Thursday announced that it will translate 'world classics' in Hindi language to bolster cultural ties with foreign nations and educate Indians about other cultures. View More..

Now, get class 10, 12 exam results when offline

    Updated On : May 24,2018   8:14 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Google on Thursday announced that users can get their Class 10 and 12 results delivered directly to Android smartphones even if they are not connected to the Internet on that day. View More..

Government launches integrated school education scheme

    Updated On : May 24,2018   7:36 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) on Thursday launched an integrated scheme for school education from pre-school till Class 12 and promised to increase the budget for the entire school education next year by 20 per cent. View More..

Nipah kills one more in Kerala; public meetings banned, exams put off

    Updated On : May 24,2018   7:34 pm
Kozhikode/Malappuram (Kerala) With the death of one more patient on Thursday morning, the Nipah virus has claimed 12 lives in Kerala till now, while a fresh case of a nursing student in Kozhikode testing positive has surfaced, officials said. View More..